Frommer's Portable New York City 2009

Put the Best of New York Cityin Your Pocket A compact guide to the Big Apple with essential info from our expert author. Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not. Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip no matter what your budget. Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions. The best hotels and restaurants in every price range, with candid reviews. Frommer's. The ...

Reise Know-How CityTrip Stuttgart

Dieser aktuelle Stadtführer ist der ideale Begleiter, um alle Seiten der baden-württembergischen Hauptstadt selbstständig zu entdecken: - Die wichtigsten Sehenswürdigkeiten und Museen der Stadt sowie weniger bekannte Attraktionen und Viertel ausführlich vorgestellt und bewertet - Faszinierende Architektur vom Barock über das Bauhaus bis zur Moderne - Abwechslungsreicher Stadtspaziergang - Erlebnisvorschläge für ein langes Wochenende ...

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The Ice: A Journey to Antarctica

"Stephen Pyne has written an imaginative book that combines a geophysical description of Antarctica with a history of attempts to explore and assimilate intellectually this remote and strange continent."   Like the previous reviewer, I too quailed at the start of this book. Immediately I was plunged to half page paragraphs and dense terms, swimming between excessive description and dense science. But, I'm a geologist. I've been ...

Adventure Guide to Turkey (Adventure Guide S.)

This really is a fantastic travel guide. Well written, incredibly informative, concise, and my "can't do without" item on my recent trip to this truly beautiful country. My first trip to Turkey was a few years ago, so I wanted to return and revisit all the old places I had seen, but discover new places too. This guide was absolutely prefect and met all my needs. It covers everything including nightlife, social events, places to eat, ...

Lonely Planet Devon & Cornwall (Travel Guide)

Cornwall and Devon in Southwest England are a popular vacation destination for the British. The area may be less well known on this side of the Atlantic. This newly published Lonely Planet guide to Devon & Cornwall is a great introduction. The area has water on two sides (the Atlantic and the English Channel) and a rugged interior featuring heather covered hills, desolate moors, and a cliff-girt coastline. There's plenty of histo...

An Intimate Wilderness: Arctic Voices in a Land of Vast Horizons

Arctic researcher, author, and photographer Norman Hallendy’s journey to the far north began in 1958, when many Inuit, who traditionally lived on the land, were moving to permanent settlements created by the Canadian government. In this unique memoir, Hallendy writes of his adventures, experiences with strange Arctic phenomena, encounters with wildlife, and deep friendships with Inuit elders. Very few have worked so closely with the ...

Frommer's Portable New Orleans

A handy series of pocket-sized travel guides features helpful advice on the best hotels, restaurants, museums, landmarks, shopping, and nightlife, as well as authoritative recommendations to suit every budget and easy-to read maps.

Walking in Northumberland: 36 day-walks

The book comprises 36 short walking routes generally between 4 and 26 miles, passing through, finishing in, or contained within Northumberland. Northumberland is an extensive county with wide horizons, where space and solitude are in abundance and time is measured by the seasonal cycle. Choose from wild walking, craggy ascents, forest treks and gentle riverside strolls through hills and braes that have few equals. And if that is not ...

Escale à New York 2018

Le guide Escale à New York est l'outil idéal pour tirer le maximum d'un court séjour dans la Big Apple. Pratique de par son format et l'organisation de son contenu où l'on trouve l'essentiel en un coup d'oeil, ce guide se veut aussi agréable à consulter grâce à sa mise en page en couleurs, vivante et colorée. Au moyen d'une structure facile à comprendre en un clin d'oeil et à utiliser sur place, ce guide se révèle ultra-pratique. Ain...

Spain For Dummies

Art and architecture lovers, ecotourists, history buffs, gourmands, wine aficionados, culture scholars, outdoor sports fanatics—Spain truly has something for everyone. Its good weather and many varied attractions make it ideal for year-round vacationing. Spain is the home of diverse cultures and traditions. From the stoic independence of the Basques to the progressive architecture and design of the Catalans and the sultry rhythms and...