Brittany and Normandy

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843530763

Category: Travel

Page: 462

View: 8118

This guide to Brittany and Normandy, now in its 8th edition, contains a full colour introduction section that includes pre-trip information and a colour photograph section of the region's highlights from Monet's garden at Giverny to the Bayeux tapestry. For every part of this region there are reviews of the best places to stay, eat and drink for all budgets. The guide also provides carefully researched articles on the region's history, music, festivals and cuisine.

Brittany & Normandy

The Rough Guide

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781858282244

Category: Travel

Page: 371

View: 8734

Travelers to the Brittany and Normandy sections of France will find wild coastal areas, sheltered beaches, dense forest, sparse heathlands, as well as medieval and pre-history that helps define the area. This Rough Guide gives the complete low-down on great sights Mont-Saint-Michel, Carnac, the Bayeux Tapestry, and more. Encourages rambling on side roads to discover the hidden charms of rural France at its most pristine. 40 maps and plans.

The Rough Guide to Brittany and Normandy

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 0241236118

Category: Travel

Page: 408

View: 9912

The Rough Guide to Brittany & Normandy is the ultimate handbook for discovering the region, from the glorious medieval abbey of Mont-St-Michel to Monet's waterlily pond at Giverny, and the ancient Bayeux Tapestry. Discover walks and cycle trails through ancient forests and along stunning coastline, and learn more about the defining feature of the Breton landscape - the awe-inspiring megaliths of Carnac. Foodies will enjoy a full-colour section on Feasting in northern France, while readers are directed to the finest restaurants and café terraces, not to mention lively festivals and markets. Whether you're looking for the best camping or the most stylish hotels, you can rely on accommodation suggestions for every budget and taste. You'll find practical advice on travelling around the region, from river cruises to the SNCF rail service, as well as the clearest maps of any guide. Explore all corners of this region with authoritative background on everything from Brittany and Normandy's varied landscapes and wildlife to its fascinating history and musical heritage. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Brittany & Normandy.

The Rough Guide to Brittany and Normandy

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781843534624

Category: Travel

Page: 496

View: 9054

Brittany and Normandy is one of FranceÂ's most visited regions with its outstanding scenery, picturesque villages, remarkable history and fine French produce. The Rough Guide gets under the skin of the area with informed coverage of all the sights from the magnificent abbey of Mont-St-Michel to the evocative medieval city of Rouen. There are practical tips on a host of activities including trips to BrittanyÂ's stunning off-shore islands and cycling the backroads.In each chapter there are critical reviews of the best hotels, cafés and restaurants, in every price bracket. Finally a detailed “contexts” chapter covers the history of the region, further reading and an essay on Breton music.

The Rough Guide to the Grand Canyon

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1848367457

Category: Travel

Page: 216

View: 9461

The Rough Guide to the Grand Canyon is the definitive practical guide to America's greatest natural wonder. It explores this stunning natural attraction and the surrounding area in its entirety; from the ruggedly beautiful inner canyon and the famous viewpoints of the North and South rims to the turquoise waters of Havasu Falls and the lively gateway town of Flagstaff. It will guide you to remote turquoise waterfalls and the dramatic new Skywalk on the neighbouring Havasupai and Hualapai reservations, and the sublime slot canyons of northern Arizona. Informative reviews will guide you to the best places to eat, drink and stay in each area, for every budget. Step-by-step advice will help you make the most of awe-inspiring hiking trails, rafting on the Colorado River and more. With its custom-designed maps and extensive photographs, it's the perfect companion for any Grand Canyon adventure. Make the most of your time on earth with The Rough Guide to the Grand Canyon.

Lonely Planet Reiseführer Provence, Côte d Azur

Author: Emilie Filou

Publisher: Mair Dumont DE

ISBN: 3829798180

Category: Travel

Page: 352

View: 9689

Lonely Planet E-Books sind besonders praktisch für unterwegs und sparen Gewicht im Reisegepäck! E-Book basiert auf: 2. deutsche Auflage 2016 Mit dem Lonely Planet Provence & Côte d'Azur auf eigene Faust durch eine Region voller Farbe, Genuss und Inspiration! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 300 Seiten geben die Autoren sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefern Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreiben alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten mit aktuellen Öffnungszeiten und Preisen und präsentieren ihre persönlichen Entdeckungen und Tipps. Auch Globetrotter, die abseits der ausgetretenen Touristenpfade unterwegs sein möchten, kommen auf ihre Kosten. Wie wäre es beispielsweise mit Lavendel? Wer kennt nicht das typische Bilde der Provence: sanft geschwungene Hügel voller leuchtend violettem Lavendel? Entlang den Routes de la Lavende wird dieses Bild lebendig. Oder lieber die schönen Künste des 20. Jhs.. entdecken? Die Sammlung von Kunstwerken aus dem 20. Jh. der Fondation Maeght in St-Paul-de-Vence gehört zu den besten der Welt. Sie ist Ergebnis lebenslanger Freundschaften. Und wo unterwegs aktiv werden und essen? Für jeden größeren Ort gibt es eine Auswahl an Unterkünften und Restaurants für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel. Abgerundet wird der Guide durch Übersichts- und Detailkarten, ein Farbkapitel mit 16 Top- Erlebnissen, 3D-Ansichten wichtiger Sehenswürdigkeiten, Farbkapitel Routes Lavende und Monaco, Reiserouten, Tipps von Insidern, fundierte Hintergrundinformationen, inspirierende Fotos sowie Glossar und - damit Sie gut durchs Land kommen - einen Sprachführer. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Provence & Côte d'Azur ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen. Tipp: Erstellen Sie Ihren persönlichen Reiseplan durch Lesezeichen und Notizen... und durchsuchen Sie das E-Book mit der praktischen Volltextsuche!

The Rough Guide to France

Author: David Abram,Ruth Blackmore,Samantha Cook

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1848360290

Category: Travel

Page: 1255

View: 1820

Explore every corner of France using the clearest maps of any guide. Choose where to go and what too see, inspired by dozens of photos. Read expert background on everything from the wines of Burgundy to French Impressionism. Rely on our selection of the best places to stay, eat and party for every budget.

Southwest USA

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843530800

Category: Travel

Page: 569

View: 3355

This title provides a complete guide to the towns, deserts and canyons of the southwestern corner of North America. It contains a full-colour introductory section on the region's highlights, including the Grand Canyon and Las Vegas. Throughout the guide the author provides accounts of the ten national parks and countless wilderness areas in the region. There are also critical reviews of a range of motels and restaurants, campgrounds and diners.

The Rough Guide to Las Vegas

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858288901

Category: Travel

Page: 307

View: 2748

This handbook to the neon oasis incorporates tips on blackjack and other gaming options to give you the chance to leave Las Vegas without losing the lot. It includes coverage of the area's other sights, from watersports at Lake Mead to the Hoover Dam and the Valley of Fire, plus an account of the Strip's 100 year history.

The Rough Guide to Maui

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858288529

Category: Travel

Page: 274

View: 7260

This guide to Maui provides comprehensive coverage of one of the world's most glamorous vacation destinations, covering all the world class restaurants and resorts, as well as full listings for those looking for great value.

The Rough Guide to Honolulu

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858288512

Category: Travel

Page: 274

View: 9199

The Rough Guide to Honolulu covers the epicentre of Hawaii's mass tourism, while discovering gems of untrammelled beauty on the rest of the relatively undeveloped island of Oahu. As would be expected for the surf capital of the world, the beaches are all covered in detail as are the sights, monuments, shops and architecture that make up this modern city.

The Rough Guide to Hawaii

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1848365292

Category: Travel

Page: 479

View: 2649

Offers advice on planning a trip to Hawaii, discusses the history and culture of the region, and recommends hotels, restaurants, tourist attractions, and nightspots.

USA

The Rough Guide

Author: Samantha Cook,Deborah Bosley,Jamie Jensen,Greg Ward,Tim Perry

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781858281612

Category: Travel

Page: 1110

View: 7839

Now updated, this bestselling travel guide provides complete coverage of all American cities, including reviews of hotels, bars, restaurants, national parks, seaside resorts, highways, byways, and more. Also provided is insightful commentary on the people who have shaped the U.S.--from Abe Lincoln to Elvis Presley. "You'll find the best America has to offer".--Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel

Hawaii

Author: Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858287386

Category: Travel

Page: 559

View: 7260

This guide to Hawaii covers all of Hawaii's visited islands, from the lush resorts and deluxe beaches to the interior wilderness, rainforest and volcanoes. The book provides comprehensive details on outdoor activities; a detailed background on Hawaiian culture; and in-depth reviews of hotels, restaurants and nightlife options, to suit every budget.

Blues

100 Essential CDs : the Rough Guide

Author: Greg Ward,Rough Guides (Firm)

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781858285603

Category: Music

Page: 200

View: 5910

Each title in The Rough Guide 100 Essential CD series is a blueprint for a great record collection. Containing detailed reviews of 100 recordings from acknowledged classics to those that deserve to be, and brief bios of the artists responsible, these little books are condensed histories of the musical genres they explore.

The Rough Guide to Antigua Directions

Author: Adam Vaitilingam,Romesh Vaitilingam

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 1843533197

Category: Travel

Page: 144

View: 2008

Slim, stylish and pocketable, Antigua Directions is full of ideas for making the most of trips to this scenic and lively island. Full colour "Ideas" spreads give inspiring coverage of the diverse attractions and activities, from golf at Jolly Harbour and diving at Sunlen Rock to lunch at Turners Beach bar and watching Test cricket at St Johns Recreation Ground - helping you to decide what to do, 24 hours a day. The "Places" section of the guide gives district-by-district coverage of the island from St John''s and English Harbour to the more remote north and east coasts. Full coverage is also given to neighbouring Barbuda. As well as practical transport information, there are hundreds of opinionated and lively reviews of restaurants, bars, hotels and shops - all keyed to accompanying, easy-to-use maps.

The Rough Guide to Genes & Cloning

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1848362242

Category: Science

Page: 336

View: 8899

What exactly is a gene? How does cloning actually work? Are designer babies a bad idea? Could we ever clone a human? The Rough Guide To Genes & Cloning answers all these questions and more. From the inside story of cells and their structure and the sleuths who cracked the genetic code to DNA cloning, twins and Dolly the sheep. Illustrated throughout with helpful pictures and diagrams, this Rough Guide turns the microscope on the things that make us what we are.

The Rough Guide to France

Author: Rough Guides (Firm)

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843530565

Category: Travel

Page: 1328

View: 6916

From cosmopolitan Paris to the sunny Cote d'Azur, from historical Normandy to the rocky Pyrenes, this new edition updates the best of towns, attractions, and landscapes of every region. 100 maps. of color photos.

Las Vegas

Directions

Author: Greg Ward,Rough Guides (Firm)

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781843534785

Category: Travel

Page: 192

View: 8398

Las Vegas Directions is a compact travel guide that includes a mini tri-platform ebook CD of the entire text. The book features forty-eight pages of color photos and fourteen maps.