While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Europe Travel books.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Europe (2017)
- Lonely Planet Europe (Travel Guide) (2017)
- Europe Travel Facts, Tips and Tools 2019: An Insider’s Guide to Travel Skills and Knowledge for Navigating Europe (2018)
- Fodor’s Essential Europe: The Best of 25 Exceptional Countries (Travel Guide) (2017)
- Let’s Go Europe 2019: The Student Travel Guide (2018)
- Europe by Eurail 2020: Touring Europe by Train (2019)
- Rick Steves Best of Europe (2017)
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Eastern and Central Europe (2015)
- Lonely Planet Europe on a shoestring (Travel Guide) (2018)
- Lonely Planet Europe (Travel Guide) (2019)
- The Savvy Backpacker’s Guide to Europe on a Budget: Advice on Trip Planning, Packing, Hostels & Lodging, Transportation & More! (2015)
will lead you straight to the best attractions this diverse continent has to offer, from the majestic peaks of the Alps to the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean.This newly updated guidebook is packed with information on the culture, history, architecture, and art of the continent, in addition to the best of Europe’s gardens, beaches, cathedrals, castles, and shopping.
Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Enjoy the breath-taking views of Paris’ Eiffel Tower, eat pizza in one of Rome’s lively piazzas, or watch a magical sunset on the Greek Island of Santorini; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Europe and begin your journey now!
Europe Travel Facts, Tips and Tools 2019: An Insider’s Guide to Travel Skills and Knowledge for Navigating Europe (2018)
Planning a trip to Europe? Not sure what to pack? Struggling to figure out where to stay? Uncertain about how to navigate through a foreign country? Worried about whether or not you’re actually going to be able to enjoy this trip?
With its sophisticated culture, rich history, and abundant beauty (both natural and man-made), Europe is a top destination for travelers. But for those with limited time who want more guidance on must-sees, this book covers the top spots and must-see sights in 25 countries.
But how could you not? There’s something awfully romantic about spending midnight in Paris, watching the lights shine on the famed La Seine. There’s something special about hearing the growls and grunts of cars on the vias and around the piazzas of Rome.
Europe by Eurail has been the train traveler’s one-stop source for visiting Europe’s cities and countries by rail for more than forty years. This comprehensive guide provides the latest information on fares, schedules, and pass options, as well as detailed information on more than one hundred specific rail excursions.
Rick Steves Best of Europe (2017)
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you need to know to experience the Best of Europe.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photography, and illustrations of any guide. is your in-depth guide to the very best of this region. Make the most of your trip to Eastern and Central Europe with our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide, your companion on a visit to Tallinn, Krakow, Prague, Budapest, Dubrovnik, or Ljubljana. Our guide is packed with recommendations for every city, including walking tours and national parks, plus scenic must-see sites like castles, churches, and museums.
Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher* is your passport to having big experiences on a small budget, offering the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, what hidden discoveries await you, and how to optimise your budget for an extended continental trip.
Lonely Planet Europe (Travel Guide) (2019)
Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher* is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Raise a glass of champagne at the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, marvel at the number of masterpieces at the Hermitage in St Petersburg, and explore Prague’s neighbourhoods, galleries and bars – all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Europe and begin your journey now!
The Savvy Backpacker’s Guide to Europe on a Budget: Advice on Trip Planning, Packing, Hostels & Lodging, Transportation & More! (2015)
Every year thousands of people dream about strapping on a backpack and embarking on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure through Europe, but they are often discouraged by the perceived cost and daunting idea of traveling abroad.
Best Europe Travel Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf
We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some europe travel books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.
Agents beyond the State: The Writings of English Travelers, Soldiers, and Diplomats in Early Modern Europe
Author(s): Mark Netzloff
ID: 3033909, Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2021, Size: 21 Mb, Format: pdf
Outdoor Europe: Epic adventures, incredible experiences, and mindful escapes
ID: 3089954, Publisher: DK Eyewitness Travel, Year: 2021, Size: 296 Mb, Format: epub
ID: 3096949, Publisher: DK Eyewitness Travel, Year: 2021, Size: 38 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are absolutely hot items according to USA Today, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.