Lonely Planet Sardinia (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet: The world's top shuttle advisor publisher

Lonely Planet Sardinia is your passport to the main suitable, up to date recommendation on what to work out and pass, and what hidden discoveries look ahead to you. Kayak in the course of the sea grottoes of Golfo di Orosei, search out secluded coves at Costa Smeralda, or boulder-hop in Europe's Grand Canyon - Gola Su Gorropu; all along with your relied on go back and forth better half. Get to the center of Sardinia and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet's Sardinia commute Guide:

  • Colour maps and photographs all through
  • Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey for your own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips to avoid wasting time and cash and get round like an area, keeping off crowds and bother spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, telephone numbers, web content, transit suggestions, costs
  • Honest reports for all budgets - consuming, snoozing, sight-seeing, going out, procuring, hidden gemstones that almost all guidebooks leave out
  • Cultural insights provide you with a richer, extra profitable commute event - heritage, customs, artwork, song, literature, politics, food, wine
  • Over 30 maps
  • Covers Cagliari, the Sarrabus, Iglesias, Oristano, Alghero, Olbia, the Costa Smeralda, the Gallura, Nuoro, Orgosolo, Tiscali, Golfo di Orosei, Gola Su Gorropu, Grotta di Nettuno, Bosa, and extra

The ideal selection: Lonely Planet Sardinia, our such a lot complete consultant to Sardinia, is ideal for either exploring most sensible points of interest and taking roads much less travelled.

  • Looking for extra insurance? try out Lonely Planet's Italy guide for a finished examine what the total kingdom has to provide, or Discover Italy, a photo-rich advisor to the country's most well-liked studies.

Authors: Written and researched by way of Lonely Planet, Kerry Christiani and Duncan Garwood.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's top shuttle media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning web site, cellular and electronic shuttle items, and a devoted tourist group. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but in addition permits curious guests to get off crushed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the areas within which they locate themselves.

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Frommer's Italy 2013 (Frommer's Color Complete)

By Eleonora Baldwin, Stephen Keeling

Full-color throughout

Free full-color, foldout map

Completely up to date each year

  • Insider advice on averting the crowds as you discover a few of Italy's maximum gem stones, from the Uffizi in Florence to the Vatican Museum in Rome, and from the ruins at Pompeii to Venice's St. Mark's basilica. Plus guidance for navigating the country's wonderful yet less-traveled corners, just like the Marches, the Dolomites, or even Sardinia.
  • Where to discover the best possible seafood in Venice, the most adorable vineyards in Tuscany, the tastiest pizza in Naples, and, after all, the best gelato that Italy has to supply.
  • Insightful remark on Italy's fantastic array of paintings and architectural masterpieces, from Michelangelo's statue of David to the glories of St. Peter's in Rome.
  • Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm concepts. Our specialist writers are enthusiastic about their destinations--they inform it love it is in an enticing and beneficial method.
  • Exact prices indexed for each institution and activity--no different publications provide such distinct, candid studies of inns and eating places. We contain the superior, but in addition emphasize reasonably priced offerings for actual humans.
  • User-friendly positive aspects together with celebrity scores and specific icons to indicate readers to nice reveals, first-class values, insider advice, top bets for children, exact moments, and hyped up experiences.

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Off Track Planet's San Francisco Travel Guide for the Young, Sexy, and Broke

No volume of fog can carry San Francisco down

San Francisco’s colourful job echoes round its steep hills and sweeps via its valleys. From encouraged bread-making at Tartine, to the freshly sprayed highway work of art of the Mission’s Clarion Alley, the constantly loud and sparkly golf equipment of the Castro, and SOMA’s rising microbreweries, San Francisco is often filled with taste and jam-packed with power. even if it’s pushing the limits of public nudity, making strides for gender equality, or baking up meals fads, San Francisco is on the leading edge of innovation, cradled within the multicultural heritage of the yankee west.

In this advisor you will:
-Eat such a lot of burritos within the venture you’ll want an additional seat at the flight home
-Hang like a beatnik in North Beach
-Drink the main scrumptious fussy cocktails in SOMA
-Leather-bind your smooth bits on the Folsom highway Fair
-Break a few (sourdough) bread at Fisherman’s Wharf
-and more!

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Lonely Planet England (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet: The world's prime commute advisor publisher

Lonely Planet England is your passport to all of the such a lot correct and updated recommendation on what to determine, what to bypass, and what hidden discoveries watch for you. search out a advisor lead you thru the Tower of London, think about the mysteries of Stonehenge, or relax in a centuries-old pub with a standard beer; all along with your depended on commute better half. Get to the guts of britain and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet England commute Guide:

  • Colour maps and pictures all through
  • Highlights and itineraries express you the best strategy to tailor your journey in your personal own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips prevent money and time and assist you get round like a neighborhood, averting crowds and bother spots
  • Essential information at your fingertips - together with hours of operation, telephone numbers, web pages, transit counsel, and costs
  • Honest experiences for all budgets - including consuming, drowsing, sight-seeing, going out, purchasing, and hidden gemstones that almost all guidebooks pass over
  • Cultural insights give you a richer and extra worthwhile commute adventure - together with heritage, paintings, literature, cinema, tune, structure, politics, landscapes, nutrients, drink, and extra
  • Free, handy pull-out London map (included in print version), plus over ninety five color neighborhood maps
  • Useful good points - including strolling excursions, trip with teenagers, and Month-by-Month (annual pageant calendar
  • Coverage of Newcastle, Lake District, Cumbria, Yorkshire, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, Midlands, the Marches, Nottingham, Cambridge, East Anglia, Oxford, Costwolds, Wessex, London, Canterbury, Devon, Cornwall, and more

The excellent selection: Lonely Planet England, our so much finished advisor to England, is ideal for these making plans to either discover the pinnacle points of interest and take the line much less travelled.

  • Looking for a advisor eager about London? try out Lonely Planet's London guide for a finished examine the entire urban has to provide, Lonely Planet's detect London, a photo-rich advisor to the city's most well-liked points of interest, or Lonely Planet's Pocket London, a handy-sized consultant concerned about the can't-miss attractions for a fast journey.
  • Looking for extra wide insurance? try out Lonely Planet's nice Britain for a complete examine the entire sector has to provide, or Discover nice Britain, a photo-rich advisor to the region's preferred attractions.

Authors: Written and researched by means of Lonely Planet, David Else, Oliver Berry, Fionn Davenport, Marc Di Duca, Belinda Dixon, Damian Harper, Anna Kaminski, Catherine Le Nevez, and Neil Wilson.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's major trip consultant writer with guidebooks to each vacation spot in the world, in addition to an award-winning web site, a set of cellular and electronic trip items, and a devoted tourist group. Lonely Planet's venture is to allow curious travelers to adventure the realm and to really get to the guts of the areas they locate themselves in.

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Lonely Planet Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet: The world's top commute consultant publisher

Lonely Planet Washington, DC is your passport to the main appropriate, updated recommendation on what to determine and pass, and what hidden discoveries look ahead to you. Spend hours less than the spell of the Smithsonian Institution's many museums, see the monuments and memorials lit up at evening, or store alongside ancient Georgetown's cobbled lanes; all along with your depended on go back and forth better half. Get to the guts of Washington, DC and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet Washington, DC shuttle Guide:

  • Full-color maps and pictures all through
  • Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey for your own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips to save lots of time and cash and get round like a neighborhood, fending off crowds and bother spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, mobile numbers, web pages, transit tips, costs
  • Honest experiences for all budgets - consuming, napping, sight-seeing, going out, purchasing, hidden gem stones that the majority guidebooks omit
  • Cultural insights offer you a richer, extra lucrative commute event - together with historical past, politics, arts, media, structure, activities, delicacies, leisure, and extra.
  • Free, handy pull-out Washington, DC map (included in print version), plus over 35 colour local maps
  • Covers nationwide Mall, Foggy backside, the White residence, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Downtown, Dupont Circle, Adams-Morgan, U road, Columbia Heights, Southeast, Northeast, Northwest, Northern Virginia, and extra

The ideal selection: Lonely Planet Washington, DC, our so much entire advisor to Washington, DC is ideal for either exploring best points of interest and taking roads much less traveled.

  • Looking for extra large assurance? try out our Lonely Planet jap USA guide for a accomplished examine the entire area has to supply.

Authors: Written and researched through Lonely Planet.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has develop into the world's best trip media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning site, cellular and electronic shuttle items, and a committed tourist neighborhood. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but additionally permits curious tourists to get off overwhelmed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the locations within which they locate themselves.

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The Rough Guide to California (Rough Guide to...)

By Charles Hodgkins, Stephen Keeling

The new full-color Rough advisor to California is the definitive consultant to the main beautiful nation within the U.S. it is jam-packed with insider easy methods to unearth the easiest that the Golden country has to provide: genuine Mexican foodstuff in San Francisco, la, and San Diego; numerous mountain climbing trails and ski parts within the towering Sierra Nevada variety; highway journeys on ancient path sixty six and the beautiful Pacific Coast road; tastings within the top California wineries; and camping out within the pristine country and nationwide parks.

Smartly designed with lovely images and jam-packed with one of the most easy-to-use maps you will discover in any guidebook, The tough consultant to California comprises enjoyable and adventurous itineraries, savvy lists of hotspots, tons of thoughts, and exact functional info that will help you make the most of every thing this approximately 900-mile-long kingdom has to provide. no matter what your funds, this consultant may help you discover California's bounty of normal and cultural wonders, locate top-notch areas to devour and sleep, and utilize each minute of your vacation.

Now on hand in Kindle format.

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Alone Against the Arctic

By Anthony Dalton

In the summer season of 1984, Anthony Dalton launched into a near-fatal voyage in a small open boat alongside the wild northwest coast of Alaska, making an attempt a solo transit of the Northwest Passage. His sea quest ran parallel to an hard reduction excursion undertaken in 1897-98, whilst the officials of the U.S. cutter Bear got down to achieve 8 whaling ships that have been stranded in thick ice, their crews at the verge of hunger. either trips are depicted during this beautiful experience story, and Dalton's gripping description of his come upon with an icy hell explores the impossible to resist trap of danger and problem that keeps to attract adventurers to the Arctic, a spot like no other.

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The Rough Guide to Laos

By Steve Vickers, Edward Aves

The tough consultant to Laos is the last word go back and forth advisor to this mesmerizing and unspoiled nook of Southeast Asia.

Discover Laos's highlights. The tough consultant to Laos beneficial properties beautiful full-color images, transparent maps and specific assurance of all points of interest and actions, from the UNESCO global historical past website of Luang Prabang to the impressive waterfalls of the excessive Bolaven Plateau to the beautiful 4 Thousand Islands (Si Phan Don), and extra. The tough advisor to Laos additionally comprises specified historical past on Laos's ethnic hill tribes and suggestion on the place to trek and which publications are such a lot reliable.

Inside this guidebook you can find specified useful recommendation on what to determine and do and will depend upon updated descriptions of the simplest motels and guesthouses, eating places, bars, retailers and journey operators for all budgets.

Make the main of some time on the earth with The tough consultant to Laos.

About Rough Guides: For thirty years, adventurous tourists have grew to become to Rough Guides for up to date and intuitive details from professional authors. With opinionated and energetic writing, sincere reports, and a powerful cultural history, Rough Guides go back and forth books carry greater than 2 hundred locations to life.

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Antarctica: An Intimate Portrait of a Mysterious Continent

By Gabrielle Walker

Antarctica is the main alien position in the world, the single a part of the earth the place people might by no means live on unaided. Out of our fascination with it have come many books, so much of which specialize in just one element of its distinct strangeness. None has controlled to catch the entire story—until now.

Drawing on her extensive travels around the continent, in Antarctica Gabrielle Walker weaves all of the major threads of existence at the immense ice sheet into an elaborate tapestry, illuminating what it fairly sounds like to be there and why it attracts such a lot of other forms of individuals. together with her we witness state-of-the-art technological know-how experiments, stopover at the South Pole, inn with American, Italian, and French researchers, force snowdozers, drill ice cores, and hear for the message Antarctica is sending us approximately our destiny in an age of world warming.

This is an exhilarating journey to the farthest reaches of earth via the most effective technological know-how writers operating today.

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My Heart's in the Lowlands: Ten Days in Bonny Scotland

By Liz Curtis Higgs

“Let’s go, we could? simply the 2 of us?”

“I reflect on Galloway the country’s most sensible saved mystery: a spot the place time holds its breath, the place old ruins dot the nation-state in moss-covered elegance, the place the natives are pleasant and travelers are few, in simple terms simply because they don’t be aware of what they’re lacking.
“So, ten days in bonny Scotland. You’ll subscribe to me, aye?”
–from My Heart’s within the Lowlands

Best-selling novelist Liz Curtis Higgs invitations you to take an pleasing trip in the course of the South West of Scotland, often called Dumfries and Galloway. with no crossing the pond, altering time zones, or using at the left part of the line, you’ll discover old fashioned villages and crumbling castles, outdated bookshops and captivating tearooms within the pleasant corporation of a advisor whose love for this quiet corner of Scotland illuminates each web page.

The verdant hills and glens of the Lowlands are awash in background, wealthy with tradition, and peopled with attractive characters. The surroundings for Higgs’s acclaimed sequence of old novels, Dumfries and Galloway additionally serves as her domestic clear of domestic. Her decade-long love affair with this exact sector of the realm, mixed along with her award-winning storytelling abilities, makes her definitely the right armchair trip significant other.

Warm, own, and deeply evocative, My Heart’s within the Lowlands transports you to an unforgettable nook of Scotland that would lay declare on your middle forever.

Liz Curtis Higgs is the best-selling writer of 25 books, together with her Scottish old novels Thorn in My middle, reasonable Is the Rose, Whence got here a Prince, and Grace in Thine Eyes. She is presently writing her 5th ancient novel, Here Burns My Candle.

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