Rick Steves

Rick Steves

Stories by Rick Steves

The Seine River flowing by the Eiffel Tower in Paris

What’s New in France for 2019

France has a rich history, an impressive infrastructure, and a tourism industry trying valiantly to cope with its big crowds. Travelers who plan ahead enjoy big rewards.

Sicilian Surprises in Palermo

Sicily's capital of Palermo has become a whole new city in recent years: It's cleaner, safer and more efficient than in years past but it still retains its colorful edge.