9781566917339

Rick Steves' Scandinavia 2006

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  • ISBN13:

    9781566917339

  • ISBN10:

    1566917336

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 3/21/2006
  • Publisher: Avalon Travel Publishing
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Summary

Who but Rick Steves can tell travelers the best way to see Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinski, Tallinn, and the fjords? With "Rick Steves' Scandinavia 2006," travelers can experience the best of everything Scandinavia has to offer -- economically and hassle-free. Completely revised and updated, "Rick Steves' Scandinavia 2006" includes opinionated coverage of both famous and lesser-known sights; friendly places to eat and sleep; suggested day plans; walking tours and trip itineraries; clear instructions for smooth travel anywhere by car, train, or foot; and Rick's newest "back door" discoveries. America's #1 authority on travel to Europe, Rick's time-tested recommendations for safe and enjoyable travel in Europe have been used by millions of Americans in search of their own unique European travel experience.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
Planningp. 3
Resourcesp. 7
Practicalitiesp. 11
Moneyp. 12
Transportationp. 16
Communicatingp. 22
Sleepingp. 26
Eatingp. 30
Traveling as a Temporary Localp. 34
Back Door Travel Philosophyp. 35
Denmarkp. 37
Copenhagenp. 40
Near Copenhagen: Roskilde, Frederiksborg Castle, Louisiana, and Kronborg Castlep. 92
Central Denmarkp. 100
AErop. 100
Odensep. 112
Jutlandp. 117
Legolandp. 117
Arhusp. 120
Norwayp. 127
Oslop. 131
Norway in a Nutshellp. 174
More on the Sognefjordp. 186
Balestrandp. 187
Lustrafjordp. 193
Scenic Drives from Lustrafjordp. 195
Gudbrandsdal Valley and Jotunheimen Mountainsp. 198
Gudbrandsdal Valleyp. 199
Jotunheimen Mountainsp. 202
Bergenp. 208
South Norwayp. 227
Stavangerp. 228
The Setesdal Valleyp. 234
Hovdenp. 237
Kristiansandp. 240
Swedenp. 243
Stockholmp. 247
Near Stockholm: Uppsalap. 282
South Swedenp. 285
Vaxjop. 286
Kalmarp. 291
Finlandp. 299
Helsinkip. 303
Estoniap. 329
Tallinnp. 332
Appendixp. 355
Let's Talk Telephonesp. 355
European Calling Chartp. 356
Country Codesp. 358
U.S. Embassiesp. 358
Festivals and Holidaysp. 358
Climatep. 362
Metric Conversionp. 362
Temperature Conversionp. 363
Numbers and Stumblersp. 363
Making Your Hotel Reservationp. 364
Indexp. 365
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