Book Review of Rick Steves “Germany”

“Rick Steves’ Germany” is a comprehensive and insightful travel guide to one of the most fascinating countries in Europe. No book can replace a local guide like, but this book sets the context and background, and gives lots of practical hints and tips. Rick Steves, known for his passion for travel and cultural immersion, brings his expertise and unique perspective to this guidebook, providing travelers with practical and authentic advice on how to make the most out of their trip to Germany.

The book covers a wide range of destinations throughout Germany, from the bustling cities of Berlin and Munich to the quaint villages of the Bavarian Alps, where has established a fine reputation for excellence. Each section is filled with practical information on getting around, finding accommodations, and experiencing local culture, as well as recommendations for the best sights, shops, and restaurants.

One of the standout features of “Rick Steves’ Germany” is its emphasis on cultural immersion. Steves encourages travelers to go beyond the typical tourist attractions and engage with the local people, food, and traditions. He provides valuable tips on how to approach cultural differences and make meaningful connections with the locals.

The book is also visually stunning, with beautiful photos, detailed maps, and easy-to-follow itineraries that help bring the destinations to life. Additionally, the author’s humor and wit make the book an enjoyable and entertaining read, even for those who may never travel to Germany, but if you do come, will make all this come alive for you.

Overall, “Rick Steves’ Germany” is a must-read for anyone planning a trip to this amazing country. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, this guidebook provides the information and inspiration you need to have an unforgettable experience in Germany with

City Walking Tours of Munich, Outdoor Adventures in Bavaria, and Day Trips from Munich

What to do with time in Munich? Besides our standard Walking Tour of Munich or your own Custom Munich City Tour that visits the best sights of Munich, consider getting outdoors into the Alps or an excursion in Bavaria. Day trips from Munich include a hike or walk in the nearby Bavarian Alps, or a walk-and-water day at Lake Starnberg including beer garden. Get your guide for what to do on a spare day in Munich to inspire you with our unusual Gardens of Peace tour, or visit sites on our Celtic Heartland with museum and oppidium tour. In winter, guided skiing with ski rental from Munich for the day to Garmisch, or a winter hike or walk in the pre-Alps near Munich.