Eastern Europe Guidebook

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Eastern Europe Guidebook
  • Rick's picks for sights, eating, sleeping
  • All you need for the best of Eastern Europe
  • Also includes chapter on Vienna
  • Great self-guided neighborhood walks
  • Easy-to-read maps

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    What's Included

    Rick Steves Eastern Europe offers select coverage of Rick's favorite destinations in the most enjoyable and accessible countries of the former Communist Bloc. We'll guide you through the region's biggest and best cities, and introduce you to the region's most charming small towns:

    • Czech Republic
      • Prague and nearby (including Kutná Hora, Terezín Concentration Camp Memorial, and Konopiště Castle)
      • Český Krumlov
    • Poland
      • Kraków and Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp Memorial
      • Warsaw
      • Gdańsk and the Tri-City
      • Pomerania (including Malbork Castle and Toruń)
    • Hungary
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      • Eger and nearby
    • Slovenia
      • Ljubljana
      • Lake Bled and nearby (including Vintgar Gorge, Radovljica, and Lake Bohinj)
      • Julian Alps (including the Vršič Pass, Soca Valley, Bovec, and Kobarid)
    • Croatia
      • Dubrovnik
      • Split and nearby islands (Hvar and Korčula)
      • Istria (including Rovinj, Pula, and Motovun)
      • Zagreb
      • Plitvice Lakes National Park
    • Bosnia-Herzegovina:
      • Mostar (including nearby Blagaj, Počitelj, Stolac, and Međjugorje)
    • Austria
      • Vienna
    • Slovakia
      • Bratislava
    • Practicalities
      • Self-guided walks
      • Easy-to-follow maps (including color maps of the whole region, central Prague, Budapest, and the Dalmatian Coast)
      • ​Trip planning: When to go, pre-trip checklist, festivals and holidays, recommended books and movies
      • Recommended three-week itinerary and advice on planning your time and avoiding crowds
      • Transportation: Trains, ferries, city transit, and driving
      • Each region's history, culture, and cuisine
      • Handy survival phrases for Croatian, Czech, German, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, plus place-name pronunciation guide
      • Detailed advice on managing money, communicating, reserving rooms, handling emergencies, and other helpful hints


    Author(s): Rick Steves & Cameron Hewitt
    Dimensions: 8" x 4 ½" x 1 ½"
    Weight: 1.4 lbs
    Pages: 1,390
    Publication date: April 2015 (8th edition)
    Next edition arrives: June 2017

    Updates and Feedback

    Latest updates: When we learn of critical changes to the information in this guidebook, we post them. (Of course, it's still smart to reconfirm critical transportation and sightseeing details locally.) Armed with a Rick Steves guidebook and these late-breaking updates, you're set for a great trip!

    Submit feedback: Once you've used this book in Europe, we'd love to hear your feedback — good or bad — about our advice on sights, hotels, restaurants, and travel tips. We're also interested in any tips or discoveries you made while in Europe. Your comments help us improve our guidebooks for future travelers.