Follow Rick Steves, the Edmonds-based European travel guru, all around Europe. His weekly column runs online each Tuesday in the Travel / Outdoors section.
Gritty, hard-working city comes with a steady sea breeze and a seagull soundtrack.
Rick Steves takes a look at four top European military museums — and how all honor, but never celebrate, war.
European travel specialist Rick Steves says it’s worth it to splurge on a private guide in European cities.
Rain-lashed land soaked in medieval history, with many a pub.
A travel writer’s duty isn’t just to recommend where to go — but where not to go.
European travel specialist Rick Steves takes a close look at Amsterdam’s edgy charm.
Less polluted, more visitor-friendly, the ancient capital preserves its aura as cradle of Western civilization.
Untouristy city of Galileo, Dante is just 30 minutes from Venice.
Frugal travel has its rewards, but there’s also a time to dine memorably, stay in a classic hotel, or hire a Venice gondolier.
Take a look at Frankfurt, urges European travel specialist Rick Steves, the face of modern Germany.