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"DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide San Francisco" will lead you straight to the very best of this waterfront city. Whether you're looking for the liveliest bars and clubs, the best day trips to the Bay Area or the best restaurants or shopping malls in San Francisco; this guide is your perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 architectural highlights and Top 10 outdoor activities, to the Top 10 children's attractions, there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area: Oceanfront; The North Shoreline; Central Neighbourhoods; and, Southern Neighbourhoods and Downtown. You'll find restaurant reviews for every area, as well as recommendations for luxury hotels, bars and places to shop. Plus, you'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs to explore every corner of San Francisco effortlessly in the "DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide San Francisco" with its free pull-out map. "DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide San Francisco" shows you what others only tell you.
Insight Guides: USA on the Road (Paperback)
Plan the perfect road trip with "Insight Guide USA On The Road", an inspiring, full-colour travel guide to the ultimate American travel experience - taking to the open road across the USA: an inspirational Best of the United States section illustrates on-the-road highlights, making sure you don't miss anything these spectacular trips have to offer, from historical sites to best diners; with a longer and more in-depth history and culture section than its competitors, this guide is essential background reading for anyone who's ever dreamt of driving across the USA. The informative text, written by regional experts, is a pleasure to read and accompanied by stunning photography; and, five routes covered in detail: the Atlantic Route (New York City to Florida Keys), The Northern Route (Boston to the Olympic Peninsula), the Central Route (Washington, DC to Los Angeles), the Southern Route (Atlanta to San Diego) and the Pacific Route (San Diego to Washington State). It also includes: special features on American Artists and the Road and the legendary Route 66; lavish photo features illustrate how to make the most of your time in America's main cities; and, selective listings hand-picked by our local writers for where to stay and eat; comprehensive advice to help you plan your trip: when to go, driving tips, and festivals and activities along the route.
Berlitz: Canada Pocket Guide (Paperback)
"Berlitz Pocket Guide Canada" combines narrative text with full-colour photography to highlight the very best that this vast and diverse country has to offer. Top 10 Attractions and A Perfect Tour itinerary present inspiration for experiencing the very best of Canada and essential background information about the history of the country and the character of its people is also provided. The Where To Go chapter details all the key sights that a visitor must see; from the vibrant and modern cities of Toronto and Montreal, to the breathtaking scenery of Banff National Park and Niagara Falls. The What to Do chapter explores the diverse range of shopping opportunities and entertainment available, whilst the Eating Out chapter investigates the local cuisine and provides a list of recommended restaurants. Clear and detailed maps plot all major sights, and the Travel Tips section offers practical advice on how to get there and where to stay.
"The Rough Guide to Las Vegas" is the definitive guide to the entertainment capital of the world. Whether you're looking for inspiring accommodation or great places to eat, from bargain buffets to the latest gourmet restaurants, you'll find the solution. You can learn where and how to gamble, whether your game's blackjack, poker or roulette, plus get the full lowdown on how Las Vegas' casinos have grown from their murky Mob-owned roots to the flamboyant fantasylands of today. You can keep up with Sin City's no-holds-barred nightlife; from the most exciting places to party to its legendary shows, or venture away from the strip to nearby natural wonders like the Grand Canyon and Zion National Park. Accurate maps, casino floor-plans and comprehensive practical information help you get under the skin of Las Vegas, whilst stunning photography and a full-colour introduction make this your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with "The Rough Guide to Las Vegas".
Berlitz: Las Vegas Pocket Guide (Paperback)
"Berlitz Pocket Guide Las Vegas" combines stunning colour photography with insider tricks and tips to help you uncover this desert metropolis. It shows you everything you need to know about the city's attractions, from the glitzy casinos on the Strip to the sparkling lights of downtown. Handy maps on the cover flaps help you find your way, and maps within the book are helpfully cross-referenced to the text, making your way-finding an easy experience. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown Las Vegas' Top 10 Attractions, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day in the city. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from nightlife and shopping to seeing a show. Excursions outside the city are also covered, including the Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, and Death Valley. The book provides all the essential background information, including a brief history of the city and an Eating Out chapter covering the city's cuisine. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants and an A-Z of all the practical information you'll need. The Where to Go and What to Do sections provide information written by local specialists, and will help you find the real Las Vegas, not just the city of glitz and glam. The color-coded sections in the book help you navigate quickly, so you'll never miss the opening number of a show or the first toss of the dice.
The "DK Eyewitness Arizona & the Grand Canyon Travel Guide" is your indispensible guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual "DK Eyewitness Travel" guide will help you to discover everything region by region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Arizona & the Grand Canyon effortlessly. "DK Eyewitness Arizona & the Grand Canyon Travel Guide" - showing you what others only tell you.
This brand new edition Insight Guide features outstanding full-colour photography of over 250 stunning images that bring the parks, their wildlife, historic landmarks and array of natural wonders to life. Well-researched explorations cover all of the US national parks stretching from Alaska in the Pacific Northwest down to the Californian Desert and all the magnificent locations in between. The US National Parks West top sights are highlighted on a dedicated double-page spread, capturing everything you can't afford to miss, including the spewing geysers and sizzling hot springs in Yellowstone National Park and the red hot blazing cascades of lava at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Additionally, a brand new 'Editor's Choice' section features illustrated spreads revealing the author's take on quirky and interesting things to see and do including whale watching at the stunning Glacier Bay National Park and the Indian rock art and scenic slot canyons at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. All areas of special interest are cross-referenced on full-colour maps throughout the guide and two additional maps can be found within the front and back cover, providing instant orientation and easy navigation at a glance. Other colour-coded sections include in-depth features on history, culture and the local people, covering topics such as 'Pioneers and Protectors', 'Flora of the West', and 'Wildlife'. A handy 'Travel Tips' section covers a range of practical advice, including accommodation for all budgets, insurance, special tours, entry regulations, environmental ethics and much more, along with useful contact numbers and websites to aid trip planning. The unique combination of insightful exploration alongside practical advice means that this guide truly is a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.
Insight Travel Maps: Canada (Other)
This new edition of the "Canada Insight Travel Map" features a scale of 1:4 million, with a striking new cover design that will really give you a feel for Canada. Containing city plans of major towns and cities, distance indicators to aid route planning, a comprehensive index booklet and legend in 8 languages, along with clearly indicated map coverage and scale conversion, you will find this map easy and informative to use. Key places of interest are highlighted by specially designed symbols and websites are listed for the main tourist attractions to help you set your own priorities, altogether making this "Insight Travel Map" the ideal resource for your trip.
The "DK Eyewitness Pacific Northwest Travel Guide" is your indispensible guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual "DK Eyewitness Travel" guide will help you to discover everything region by region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Pacific Northwest effortlessly. "DK Eyewitness Pacific Northwest Travel Guide" - showing you what others only tell you.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Canada (Paperback)
"DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Canada" provides you with a detailed overview of each unique region to help you get the most out of your visit. From rural coastal villages to flat prairies to teeming metropolises, this vast Commonwealth country offers endless fascinating experiences. National parks, maps, great lakes, huge selection of hotels and restaurants, the local delicacies or the classical dishes, shopping, wildlife, mountains, museums, historic towns, are all covered with clear, balanced reviews and honest, first hand opinions. The guide comes packed with photographs, illustrations and maps, as well as hundreds of hotel and restaurant reviews. "Exploring Canada" is a breeze with the cutaways and floorplans of all major sights, plus walks, scenic routes and thematic tours and the sights, highlights and maps of Canada's national parks. "DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Canada" - showing you what others only tell you.
"The Rough Guide to Yellowstone & Grand Teton" is your definitive guidebook to this storied region of the American west; designed to help you best enjoy your trip to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. Whether you want to avoid Yellowstone's notorious high-season crowds, know when and where to spot a moose in Grand Teton, or simply find where to eat and sleep in either Yellowstone or Grand Teton, this guide has it all. "The Rough Guide to Yellowstone & Grand Teton" is packed with full-colour photos, richly detailed maps, reviews on every single restaurant and lodge within Yellowstone and Grand Teton, and comprehensive looks at the Parks' various gateway towns. The guide also takes a detailed look at hiking, with two full chapters dedicated to the best day and overnight hikes found in each park. Make the most of your holiday with "The Rough Guide to Yellowstone & Grand Teton".
Insight Guides: Florida (Paperback)
"Insight Guide: Florida" is our comprehensive guidebook to one of North America's most exciting destinations. Full-colour photography throughout combines with the lively narrative text to help you discover the Sunshine State. Our inspirational "Insight recommends" section outlines top attractions and activities not to miss, while features by local writers cover a whole range of subjects - including the best beaches, enjoying Miami's Art Deco heritage, taking in a baseball game during Spring Training, and exploring the coral reefs. Evocative accounts of the state's history and culture combine with lively descriptions of the main towns and cities. Colour maps throughout help you get around, and the travel tips provide all the planning information you'll need, such as how to get around, how much to budget for your trip, plus selective listings on where to stay and where to eat.
Berlitz Handbooks: USA (Paperback)
"Berlitz Handbook USA" combines authoritative narrative detail with stunning colour photography to uncover this diverse country. It tells you everything you need to know about the country's attractions, from the latest plays in New York City to the family-friendly beaches of Florida and from the mountains of Colorado to the shores of California. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of the USA's Top 25 Attractions, followed by a Fact File with all the details you'll want to know. The Trip Planner and Essential Events sections help you to take advantage of the local offerings, wherever you happen to be. With chapters covering all the best sights and attractions, you'll be able to plan your perfect trip. The book provides all the essential background information, including a brief history of the country and six Unique Experiences that will give you a real insight into what it means to be an American. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants and an A-Z of all the practical information you'll need.
Insight Guides: New England (Paperback)
"Insight Guide: New England" will give you the best advice and inspiration for planning your perfect getaway. The beautiful full-colour photographs provide a unique visual guide to the state. Our detailed maps are cross-referenced to the text, so you'll always know what to look for, whether it's the latest spot to catch the colourful autumn leaves or the hippest nightclub in Boston. With a brand new Sports and Outdoor Activities chapter, this guide will leave you breathless as you explore the mountains of Vermont, the shores of Maine, and the islands of Massachusetts. Our independent hotel and restaurant listings selected by our local author guide you to the best the state has to offer.
"The Rough Guide to Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon" is the ultimate travel guide to three of the USA's best national parks. This title helps you discover America's highest waterfalls, Yosemite's lushest meadows and near vertical cliffs such as El Capitan and Half Dome. It helps you find information on the world's largest trees in Sequoia National Park, along with black bears and fine limestone caves in Kings Canyon. Get practical advice on the best hikes, most comfortable camping spots, the finest hotels and great places for a rowdy beer. Full colour sections cover horse riding, snow shoeing and rafting as well as wild animals like bears, marmots and mule deer. It helps you explore every corner of Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon with clear and accurate maps that will ensure you won't miss a gorgeous vista or wonderful campsite. Make the most of your time on earth with "The Rough Guide to Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon".
"The Rough Guide to the USA" is your authoritative state-by-state guidebook to this vast and fascinating country. From Mardi Gras in New Orleans to New England in the fall, from the Las Vegas Strip to Yellowstone National Park; the full-colour introduction provides a lively overview of the 'things not to miss'. The country's history, culture and people are covered in depth throughout the guide, while clear and accurate maps for every region, state and major city provide the information you need to plan your trip. With detailed practical advice, whether you're looking for great places to eat and drink or inspiring accommodation and the most exciting places to party, you'll find the solution. Count on plenty of expert advice on a wide range of activities, from touring Louisiana's Cajun country to experiencing New York City's nightlife, making "The Rough Guide to the USA" your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with "The Rough Guide to the USA".
Berlitz: USA Pocket Guide (Paperback)
This fully revised and updated Berlitz Pocket Guide is packed with all the information you need to enjoy the USA, in a genuinely pocketable format. Places to go and unmissable attractions are explored within easy-to-use, colour-coded sections, so you can locate the information you need at a glance. The country's top attractions are identified to help you plan your trip priorities and ensure you see the very best cities, beaches and national parks. From the bright lights of New York City and the charm of New England to the spectacular Grand Canyon in the Southwest, all places are covered in depth alongside full-colour photographs that provide a highly visual introduction to the country's diverse landscapes. Full colour fold-out maps are also included to provide instant orientation, including city plans of Downtown Washington and San Francisco. A concise history chapter and the handy cultural tips throughout combine to give you a deeper understanding of the country's heritage, from its fascinating past to the present day. There are also plenty of ideas for how to spend your leisure time, from shopping in Macy's or kayaking in the Everglades to catching a baseball game. The 'Eating Out' chapter recommends local specialities, including a feature on Thanksgiving. The comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides an A-Z summary of all the expert practical advice you will need, including reliable recommendations of hotels and restaurants to suit all budgets, information on climate, customs, driving, health, currency and much more. Small in size but big on content, this guide will help you truly get to the heart of this country and all it has to offer.
Insight Guides: Colorado (Paperback)
This brand new edition Insight Guide provides all the information you need to enjoy the breathtaking scenery and captivating culture of Colorado. Well-researched and fully up-to-date text provides explorations of major sights and attractions, such as Colorado Springs, the amazing array of wildlife at the Rocky Mountain National Park and the sprawling metropolis of Denver. Clear, colour-coded sections make it easy to navigate around the book. Places of interest are cross-referenced on full-colour maps throughout the guide, whilst additional maps can be found within the front and back covers, providing instant orientation. In-depth features on history cover everything from the native people of Colorado to the discovery of gold and the Meeker massacre. There are also features on Outdoor Adventure, Mountain and Prairie Life, even the intriguing ghost towns, giving you a rare insight into the culture of this fascinating state. The guide also contains comprehensive information on eating out, shopping, nightlife, sport and accommodation suitable for all budgets, along with contact information and many other useful travel tips. The unique combination of insightful exploration alongside practical advice means that this guide truly is a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.
"DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska" helps you get the most from your visit to this unique US state. You'll find in-depth detail on all the important sights with maps, photos and illustrations. There're suggestions for restaurants and hotels for every budget plus advice on seeing wildlife, national parks, glaciers, mountains, and the aurora borealis. Information on tours, cruises, hiking and tips on getting around make exploring the country effortless. The guide comes packed with photographs, illustrations and maps plus reviews and listings for hotels, restaurants and bars for all budgets. Visiting Alaska becomes a lot easier with maps of all major sights, plus walks, scenic routes and thematic tours and sights, markets and festivals listed town by town. "DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska" shows you what others only tell you.
"The Rough Guide to Boston" is the definitive guide to this historic city, with in-depth coverage of everything from Fenway Park's 'Green Monster' to the purple windowpanes of Beacon Hill. Whether you're looking for great places to eat and drink or inspiring accommodation and the most exciting places to party, you'll find the solution. "The Rough Guide to Boston" also includes two full-colour sections documenting the city's zealous relationship with sports, plus a guide to Yankee cooking and eats. For out-of-city excursions, there's an additional in-depth chapter on the beach region of Cape Cod and the islands. Accurate maps and comprehensive practical information help you get under the skin of this engaging city, whilst stunning photography and a full-colour introduction make "The Rough Guide to Boston" your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with "The Rough Guide to Boston".