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    "The Rough Guide to Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei" is the ultimate guide to these three exciting Southeast Asian destinations, covering all their attractions, from amazing national parks and historic temples to gorgeous beaches and islands. This new, fully updated edition features redrawn maps, evocative photography and all-new author itineraries that take in both big sights and less visited spots. Revamped sections on Penang and Singapore offer more detail on cultural sights, new museums and budget accommodation; there's improved coverage of Sarawak's most popular national parks, Mulu and Bako; while old favourites like Mount Kinabalu and the Perhentian Islands get have been thoroughly revised. There's also plenty of practical information on topics like budget flights, river transport, etiquette and the excellent local cuisines to help you get the best out of your trip, whatever your budget. You'll be sure to make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei".
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    Whether you want to scale the heights of Mount Kilimanjaro, enjoy spectacular game viewing on safari, or simply lie on a beautiful beach, you can do it all in Tanzania and Zanzibar. This book has been fully overhauled by an expert Africa author and is packed with stunning new pictures bringing this breathtaking country and its people to life. It tells you all the best things to do and places to visit in Tanzania and gives you more background on the country's fascinating history and culture than any other guide. From the vibrant capital of Dar es Salaam to the plains of the Serengeti, all the country's top destinations are covered. We'll show you where to enjoy unmissable Tanzania experiences like coral diving off the coast of Pemba and chimpanzee tracking in the Mahale Mountains, and there's a comprehensive, fully illustrated gazetteer detailing the fabulous wildlife you're likely to encounter on safari. Maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information.
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    "Insight Guide Laos and Cambodia" is the most comprehensive full colour travel guide to these two beguiling countries, and provides both inspiration and information to plan a memorable trip to Indochina. The Best Of section shows you the unmissable experiences - Angkor, the region's most spectacular sight, as well as the two contrasting capitals: laid-back, French-influenced Vientiane in Laos and Phnom Penh, Cambodia's animated capital on the banks of the Mekong River, plus relaxing beaches and islands. Lively features immerse you in the two countries' fascinating history and rich culture, from the architectural styles of Angkor, the French influence, and the Khmer Rouge years, to the Royal Ballet of Cambodia and the lowdown on cycle touring in Laos. Meanwhile fourteen Places chapters show you where to go in Laos and Cambodia, from Vientiane and Northern Laos down to Southern Laos; and from Phnom Penh and Siem Reap to the Cambodian Coast. There are insightful descriptions of all the main attractions, and detailed, full-colour maps for easy orientation. The Travel Tips section provides comprehensive practical information for before and during your trip, plus our independent reviews of selected hotels and restaurants lead you to the most authentic establishments, full of local character.
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    "Insight Guide Chile & Easter Island" is a comprehensive full-colour guide to the culture, history and people of this varied and fascinating country. The book is illustrated throughout with hundreds of specially commissioned colour photographs. Our inspirational Best of Chile section illustrates the country's highlights, from national parks to historic buildings and vineyards to hot springs - making sure you don't miss anything. Our unrivalled coverage of history and culture provides an essential introduction to Chile's turbulent history, diverse geography, and rich music and culture. The informative text, written by regional experts, is a pleasure to read and accompanied by stunning photography. Colourful features offer a unique insight into many facets of this amazingly diverse country: boat cruises, rodeos, national parks and the spectacular Atacama Desert. All major sights are cross-referenced with the maps, and the travel tips section provides a wealth of practical information on how to plan your trip, as well as carefully selected hotel and restaurant listings.
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    The new full-colour "Rough Guide to Guatemala" is the definitive guide to this fascinating Central American country. Fully updated, detailed accounts of every attraction, along with clear, colour maps, will show you everything Guatemala has to offer, from ancient Mayan cities to beautiful rainforest scenery and stunning lakes. "The Rough Guide" is packed full of insider tips about off-the-beaten-track destinations, hiking trails, surf spots, kayak and rafting trips and jungle walks, plus all the best hotels, cafes, restaurants and bars for every budget. Whether you're taking in the grand Mayan site of Tikal, the graceful, colonial architecture of Antigua, a traditional market or an adventurous jungle trek, "The Rough Guide to Guatemala" will help you make the most of your holiday. Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to Guatemala".
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    Martin Zatko

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    The new-look Rough Guide to Tokyo - now in full colour throughout - is the ultimate travel companion to Japan's jaw-dropping capital. Augmented by stunning photography and full listings sections, colour-coded maps provide the key to this hectic, sometimes indecipherable city. You'll find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Tokyo, from ancient temples and the Imperial Palace to the searing neon lights of Shibuya and Shinjuku. Whatever your budget, the best places to sleep, eat, drink and shop are all covered, with best-of boxes picking out the highlights you won't want to miss - before long you could be eating the world's finest sushi, drinking sake in a local izakaya, watching a sumo or robot battle, or sleeping in one of the city's famed capsule hotels. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to Tokyo.
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    Martin Zatko

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    The Rough Guide to Seoul is the ultimate travel companion to the Korean capital, one of Asia's most intriguing and energetic cities. Comprehensive sections detail the very best places to eat, drink, shop and unwind, providing information on everything from the luxurious cafes, restaurants and clothing boutiques of Apgujeong to Hongdae's snack stands, barbeque halls and hole-in-the wall bars. Representing all of these attractions using highly detailed maps, the guide depicts Seoul's culinary scene and dynastic history with glorious colour images. Enabling readers to get to grips with Seoul's modern art and live music will help travellers to get a sense of Asia's bustling cultural scene. The guide will help you to see a side of Seoul you never thought possible, by providing you with knowledge of its royal fortresses, secluded temples, enchanting islands and the world's most visited national park. This guide contains all the information a traveller could possibly need to reach all these, and more. Make the most of your time on earth' with The Rough Guide to Seoul.
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    Jules Brown

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    The Rough Guide to Romania is the definitive handbook on one of Europe's most fascinating, scenic and enigmatic countries. The full-colour introduction highlights all the unmissable sights from the wilds of the Carpathian mountains to the marvellous Delta wetlands, as well as referencing the country's many unique festivals. Two full-colour sections describe the many outdoor activities on offer - from mountain hikes and skiing, to bear and wolf tracking - as well as the country's extraordinary religious architecture. This comprehensive guide reviews all the top hotel and restaurant options for every taste and budget, and includes informed background on Romania's history, wildlife, literature, music and, of course, Dracula. Accurate maps and comprehensive practical information help you get under the skin of Romania, whilst stunning photography makes this your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your time on earth with The Rough Guide to Romania.

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    Insight City Guide Seattle is a comprehensive travel guide to this innovative and scenic city. Full-colour photos and maps throughout combine with authoritative text to inspire you to explore Seattle and its surrounding areas. Be inspired by the "Best Of Seattle" section, which highlights unmissable sights and experiences, while a comprehensive Travel Tips section gives you all the practical information and travel advice you need to plan what to do on your trip, including selective listings for hotel and restaurants. Lavish Photo Features offer a unique insight into topics such as northwestern Native American tribes, the EMP Museum and local volcanoes. Insight's trademark history and culture coverage provides a fascinating introduction to Seattle's enterprising and alternative culture, while features by local writers delve into everything from Bill Gates and Microsoft to writers' interest in the famous rain, local wines and totem poles. Nine Places chapters cover the city, from the National Historic District of Pioneer Square and the International District to the diverse neighbourhoods of Ballard and Capitol Hill, while three further excursions chapters suggest trips to across Puget Sound, around the Olympic Peninsula and out to the San Juan Islands and Cascade Mountains.
  • AEANE
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    Insight City Guides just got even better! With more detailed coverage spanning over 250 pages and over 600 photos capturing the variety of everyday life in Perth, this guide provides a highly visual introduction. Street atlases provide extra clarity and easy orientation; one indexed atlas locates hotels and restaurants, and a second plots principal sites and attractions. The 'Best Of' section illustrates everything you can't afford to miss, and the top tips and lesser-known sights are revealed in the 'Editor's Choice' section, as are best views, best walks, best family activities plus money-saving hints. A new colour-coded overview map introduces the places section and highlights the top sights at a glance. Expanded and updated restaurant listings feature the best eateries to suit all budgets within each area, giving the address, phone number, opening times and price range, followed by a useful review. A new illustrated section covers all the top shopping areas, department stores and markets. From the best places to grab a bargain to designer stores, this section will give you all the insider information for your ultimate shopping experience. A comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides all the information you'll need for a hassle free holiday, covering accommodation, transport, currency, language and more. Enjoy your city break in style with Insight Guides.
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    The Rough Guide to Belize is the ultimate travel guide to this unique country, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions, from the sun-washed cayes to soaring Mayan pyramids. You can discover Belize's highlights with stunning photography and in-depth information on everything from the country's magnificent Barrier Reef - the longest in the Western Hemisphere - to its mist-shrouded jungles. You can find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Belize, relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best resorts, hotels, spas, restaurants and activities for all budgets. You can explore every corner of Belize with clear, user-friendly maps. You can make the most of your time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Belize.
  • AEAML
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    "Berlitz Handbook Peru" is the ultimate practical, inspirational guide to this fascinating destination, combining a striking design, authoritative narrative detail and stunning colour photography. The Unique Experiences section is packed with practical advice on making the most of the opportunities unique to Peru - from navigating Lake Titicaca to hiking the Inca Trail. The Places section features everything you'll need to know about the sights and attractions in each of Peru's regions, as well as handy maps and listings of the best places to sleep, eat, drink and get active. The Places section is interspersed with cultural features and fully mapped tours. The upfront section offers a rundown of 25 Peru highlights, a country fact file and an invaluable trip planner. Further practical advice is provided in a chapter dedicated to accommodation, transport and more; plus a phrasebook section provides the language expertise for which the Berlitz brand is renowned.
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    "Step by Step Melbourne" reveals this sporty state capital through a selection of clearly laid-out walks and tours, complemented by beautiful colour pictures, an authoritative narrative voice, and a wealth of practical information, all in a compact package. Recommended Tours suggest the book's best tours for foodies, history fans, and those seeking the bohemian subculture, amongst others. The Overview reveals essential background information on Melbourne's inhabitants, geography and architecture, plus the lowdown on food, drink, shopping, entertainment, sporting events and local history. The Walks and Tours section features a selection of irresistible self-guided routes, from the CBD and shabby-chic shopping and entertainment streets of Fitzroy, to the green lungs of the Kings Domain, the upmarket suburbs of South Melbourne and seaside St Kilda, with trips further afield to the Mornington Peninsula and wine- and cheese-producing Yarra Valley. Together they illustrate how to get the most out of Melbourne and the surrounding area, with something for every budget, taste, and trip length. Each of the tours features an easy-to-follow map, hand-picked places to eat and drink en route, and great insider tips. The Directory incorporates a user-friendly, fact-packed A to Z of practical information, plus select hotel, restaurant and nightlife listings, which will lead the reader to the best that Melbourne has to offer.
  • AINIS
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    The Pocket Rough Guide Copenhagen is your essential guide to Denmark's capital; covering all the key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars you need to know about. Slim, stylish and utterly pocketable, it comes with a full-colour pull-out map to help you find your way around - the only map of its kind to be marked with every single listing from the guide. The easy-to-use Pocket Rough Guide Copenhagen includes brand new itineraries and a Best of Copenhagen section picking out the highlights you won't want to miss, plus detailed listings to guide you from Tivoli Gardens theme park and the "free city" of Christiania to the city's coolest designer shops and hip Nordic-cuisine restaurants. Whether you have a few days or a week to fill, The Pocket Rough Guide Copenhagen will help you make the most of your trip.
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    This Berlitz Pocket Guide to Bulgaria provides all the information you need to enjoy this fascinating country. Clear colour-coded sections enable you to locate the information you need easily and full colour fold-out maps provide instant orientation wherever you are. The most popular attractions are highlighted on a double-page spread, a new feature of this edition, and include the impressive sandstone pyramids, the attractive city of Veliko Tarnovo, the long and spectacular course of Iskar gorge and Nessebur, Bulgaria's beach and medieval town, set on the Black Sea coast. As a country steeped in myth and legend, Bulgaria has an intriguing history and culture, all of which is explored within this guide, particularly interesting facts are highlighted and a timeline of historical landmarks is also included. The guide features information on local festivals, including a calendar of when and where these take place, to ensure you don't miss out on some of the most fascinating aspects of Bulgaria's culture. Entertainment and nightlife, shopping and children's activities are also explored. An 'Eating Out' section provides information on local specialities and useful, updated Bulgarian vocabulary. Accommodation for all budgets is recommended, along with other practical travel tips. A transport map has been included in this edition to help you make your way around Bulgaria with ease. Beautiful colour photographs accompany the text throughout, making this guide a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.
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    Berlitz

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    One of the most stunning locations on Earth, Iceland truly is a natural wonderland with its exciting and enticing mix of volcanoes, glaciers, geothermal pools and the awe-inspiring Northern Lights.

    To make the most of your visit to this beautiful country, you will need this Berlitz pocket guide. Covering everything from the nation's thriving capital Reykjavik through to the ethereal Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon, the book is packed with beautiful photography and maps to help you find your way around as well as information on the Icelandic culture.

    Iceland's top 10 attractions are also featured in detail, as well as recommendations on hotels, restaurants, shopping, nightlife and activities for children.

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    Berlitz

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    Berlitz Pocket Guide Amsterdam is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the very best that this easy going city has to offer. The Where To Go chapter details all the key sights. Start by strolling down the city's picturesque canal streets, admiring the tall, narrow, gabled townhouses and humpback bridges then head to the world-famous Rijksmuseum to admire the Dutch Masters. End the day with a drink in a typical atmospheric brown cafe. Handy maps on the cover help you get around with ease. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of the Top 10 Attractions in the city, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day in Amsterdam. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from shopping for Delftware or blooms at the legendary Bloemenmarkt to hopping on a canal boat to admire the city from the water. You'll also be armed with background information, including a brief history of the city and an Eating Out chapter covering its eclectic choice of cuisines. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants, and an A-Z to equip you with all the practical information you will need.
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    Find the craic in Dublin with this Berlitz Pocket Guide, a concise, full-colour guide to Ireland's fast-paced capital. It tells you everything you need to know about the best places to visit in the city, from the party district Temple Bar, to the grand boulevard O'Connell Street and the ever-popular Guinness Storehouse. Handy maps on the cover flaps help you find your way around, and are cross-referenced to the text. The guide is full of ideas for enjoying this friendly and vibrant city, with our 10 top attractions in Dublin, such as the world famous Book of Kells, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day in the city. The What to Do chapter is a selection of what's on offer in Dublin, including pubs and nightlife, shopping, entertainment, sports and activities for children. The book provides all the essential background on Dublin's culture, including a brief history of Dublin and an Eating Out chapter covering the city's superb range of cuisine. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants and an A-Z of all the practical information you'll need.
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    "Berlitz Pocket Guide Vienna" combines snappy text with full-colour photography to highlight the very best that this elegant city has to offer. The Where To Go chapter details all the key sights that you will not want to miss; from the historic grandeur of the Hofburg, to the vibrant Museums Quartier and the regal Schonbrunn Palace. The What to Do chapter explores Vienna's world-class music and opera scene and opportunities for shopping, whilst the Eating Out chapter investigates the local cuisine and provides a list of recommended restaurants for you to try. Top 10 Attractions and A Perfect Day itinerary present inspiration for experiencing the very best of one of the most artistic and cultural cities in Europe. Background information on the turbulent history of the city and the character of its people helps you really understand the culture you have come to experience. Clear and detailed maps plot all the major sights, and the Travel Tips section offers practical advice on how to get there and where to stay.
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    "Flexi Map Dubai" is a laminated, tear-resistant map which includes 3 maps, each accompanied by separate indexes that are categorized for ease of use. The main map depicts the Dubai area at a scale of 1:100 000, from Sharjah to the Dubai Waterfront. The Jumeirah Palm and the other development areas are shown. Main roads are named, and numbered where applicable, and the Metro system is clearly marked. Central Dubai is shown at a scale of 1:15 000 and identifies places of interest, public buildings, selected hotels, parks and shopping areas. Both main and minor roads are named, car parks and one-way systems are clearly shown. An overview map of the United Arab Emirates, at a scale of 1:1.5 million, shows the road network with intermediate driving distances. Points of interest are shown as well as other features, such as, water springs, coral reefs, shipwrecks and offshore oilfields. "Flexi Map Dubai" also gives a list - with descriptions and some photographs - of 24 recommended sights, divided by theme and linked to the mapping by numbered markers. There is also a handy information section with concise details on getting around, tourist offices, money, tipping, opening times, public holidays, telecommunications, emergency telephone numbers and climate.
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    Insight Guides

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    Flexi Map Hong Kong is laminated, tear-resistant with 2 separate maps, each map has its own index which has been categorised for ease of use. It includes a list - with descriptions and some photographs - of 36 recommended sights, divided by theme and linked to the mapping by numbered markers. There is also a handy information section with concise details on getting around, tourist offices, money, tipping, opening times, public holidays, telecommunications, emergency telephone numbers and climate. On one side is a street plan of Hong Kong's main urban area at a scale of 1:15 500 (1cm = 0.15km). One way streets, car parks, train and tram routes are clearly shown and many prominent public buildings, hotels and other places of interest are highlighted and listed in the extensive index. Ferry routes across Victoria Harbour and Kowloon Bay are also marked. A diagram of Hong Kong's rail network is located on the back cover for easy reference. The reverse side shows a map of the whole of Hong Kong, at a scale of 1:100 000 (1cm = 1km), beaches, golf courses, country parks and other places of interest are marked and listed in the accompanying index.
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    The new, full-colour Rough Guide to Costa Rica is the definitive travel guide to this incredible country, with expert information on everything from magnificent national parks to lively cultural festivals and wild beaches. An in-depth field guide with stunning colour photography explores Costa Rica's incomparable wildlife, and easy-to-use maps, reliable advice on how to get around, and up-to-date reviews of the best hotels, eco-lodges, restaurants, bars, clubs and shops - for all budgets - ensure that you won't miss a thing. Discover Costa Rica's highlights, with detailed practical advice on what to see and do throughout the country, from turtle-watching in Tortuguero to surfing in Santa Teresa, hiking and ziplining through the Monteverde cloudforests to exploring the breathtaking biodiversity of the Osa Peninsula. Make the most of your time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Costa Rica.
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    Jens Finke

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    "The Rough Guide to Tanzania" is the definitive guide to one of Africa's most beautiful destinations, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions from climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to the exotic Indian Ocean beaches of Zanzibar. You'll also find an in-depth and full-colour guide to Tanzania's spectacular wildlife and national parks, and the most accurate map of the magically labyrinthine Stone Town based on satellite imagery. From Tanzania's volcanic landscapes of Ngorongoro Crater to arranging a Serengeti safari, the guide includes practical information on getting there and around, plus reviews of the best Tanzanian hotels, restaurants, bars and shopping for all budgets. You'll find introductory sections on Tanzania's cultural customs, health, food, drink and outdoor activities as well as specialist Tanzanian tour operators and an introduction to learning Kiswahili. You can rely on expert background information on everything from bull-fighting in Pemba through to the mosaic of ethnic groups in Tanzania. You can explore all corners of this fascinating country with the clearest maps of any guide. Make the most of your holiday with "The Rough Guide to Tanzania".
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    Insight Guides

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    Insight Guides: Croatia is a comprehensive full-colour guide to the culture, history and people of this great European holidaying destination.

    Illustrating Croatia's highlights, from the lavender-growing plains of Hvar to the waterfalls in Plitvice Lakes National Park and the Roman emperor Diocletian's palace in Split, this informative guide will make sure you don't miss anything - thanks to its informative text and stunning photography.

    Covering the history, natural environment and culture, the travel guide provides an essential introduction to Croatia's rich, vibrant heritage and contemporary life. In-depth coverage of the arts, activities and modern culture - all cross-referenced with maps - provide a wealth of practical information on how to plan your trip. A must-have book for anyone interested in visiting Croatia for its rich heritage and beautiful turquoise seas.

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