One of America’s best-loved travel icons, Rick Steves brings decades of exploring the cities, towns, waterways and countrysides of Europe to travelers eager to experience the old world. His mission to make European travel fun, affordable, and culturally broadening for Americans is realized in his best-selling travel guides and a series of helpful maps, phrasebooks, and DVDs.
Everyone approaches the world in a different way. Moon knows this, and with its distinct guidebook series—Handbooks, Living Abroad, Outdoors, Spotlights, and MapGuides—travelers and adventure-seekers will find the guide that matches their individual style. Explore a new place, get lost in a great city, head out on a scenic trail, run away from home—there’s a Moon guide for you.
In addition to Rick Steves and Moon, Avalon Travel publishes niche guides for independent-minded travelers.
These individual titles include The People’s Guide to Mexico, The Practical Nomad, Great American Motorcycle Tours, and the Dog-Lover’s Companion series.
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In order to encourage Americans to travel internationally and create life-changing memories while saving time and money, travel expert Steves is sharing his top 15 practical travel tips for 2015. These free resources are now available to you to help promote international travel on your website or in your store.
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This guide to Paris combines discreet, laminated, fold-out maps with selective listings of the most popular sights, shops, restaurants, amusements, nightlife, and hotels to help you navigate the city—without looking like a typical tourist.