Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241254655

Category: Travel

Page: 160

View: 4646

Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid is your essential guide to Spain's capital, with information on all the key sights in an easy-to-use format. With a fresh update for 2016, Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid covers all of Madrid's key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops, and bars. Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid includes itineraries and a "Best of Madrid" section that picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, from the Prado's stunning art collection and leafy Retiro Park to the city's coolest designer shops and tastiest tapas bars. + Easy-to-use maps to help you find your way around. + The very best of the area, selected by our expert authors. + Tailored itineraries and highlights to make trip-planning easy. + Inspirational color photography brings the area to life. Whether you have an afternoon, a few days, or more, Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid will help you make the most of your trip. Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews, and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit RoughGuides.com to learn more.
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Author: Simon Baskett,Mark Ellingham,Jules Brown,John Fisher,Marc Stephen Dubin

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843532613

Category: Travel

Page: 1152

View: 4819

The eleventh edition of this highly respected guidebook that has earnt a reputation for its balance of practical detail and informative cultural background. The full-colour opening chapter gives the reader a feel for the different regions, sights and activities before travelling and the clear and accurate maps and plans throughout the guide help the reader on arrival. There is also detailed listings reviews to suit every taste and budget and enlightening accounts of attractions and sights both on and off the beaten track. Finally, in the contexts section there are authorative accounts of Spain's history, music, art and architecture.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1409359158

Category: Travel

Page: 160

View: 5949

The Pocket Rough Guide Madrid is your essential guide to Spain's Capital; covering all the key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars you need to know about. The easy-to-use Pocket Rough Guide Madrid includes brand new itineraries and a Best of Madrid section picking out the highlights you won't want to miss, plus detailed listings to guide you from Prado's stunning art collection and the peaceful and leafy Retiro Park to the city's coolest designer shops and the tastiest tapas bars. Whether you have a few days or a week to fill, The Pocket Rough Guide Madrid will help you make the most of your trip. Now available in ePub format.
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Author: Phil Lee

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843532521

Category: Travel

Page: 352

View: 2592

The Rough Guide to Mallorca and Menorca provides unrivalled coverage of two of the Mediterranean''s most beautiful and popular islands. The guide includes sixteen pages of full colour photographs, introducing the islands'' highlights from Mallorca''s remote beaches to Menorca''s country mansions. There are lively accounts of all the sites from the cosmopolitan streetlife of Palma to Menorca''s remote prehistoric remains. For every town and region, there are comprehensive and opinionated listings of the best hotels, bars, restaurants and clubs, plus maps pinpointing their location. There is also practical advice on the best walking routes and insider tips on finding the pick of the beaches.
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Author: Simon Baskett

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781409339595

Category: Travel

Page: 154

View: 1328

With a fresh update for 2014, The Pocket Rough Guide Madrid is your essential guide to Spain's capital; covering all the key Madrid sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars you need to know about. Slim, stylish and utterly pocketable, it comes with a full-colour pull-out Madrid 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 Madrid includes brand new itineraries and a Best of Madrid section picking out the highlights you won't want to miss, plus detailed listings to guide you from the Prado's stunning art collection and the peaceful and leafy Retiro Park, to the city's coolest designer shops and the tastiest tapas bars. Whether you have a few days or a week to fill, The Pocket Rough Guide Madrid will help you make the most of your trip.
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Author: Brian Catlos

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781858287164

Category: Travel

Page: 269

View: 2280

The Rough Guide to Barcelona is the ultimate handbook to Spain's most vibrant city. It includes in depth accounts of all the sights, from the tree-lined Ramblas to the Picasso museum, together with up-to-the-minute reviews of the city's best restaurants, bars and clubs, with accommodation to suit every budget.
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Author: Lonely Planet,Anthony Ham

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 176034012X

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 6042

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Madrid is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. View the marvellous frescoes at Plaza Mayor, see Picasso's Guernica at the Reina Sofia, or have a picnic in Parque del Buen Retiro; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Madrid and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Madrid: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Free, convenient pull-out Madrid map (included in print version), plus over 19 colour neighbourhood maps User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time Covers Salamanca, Plaza Mayor, Royal Madrid, El Retiro, La Latina, Lavapies, Malasana, Chueca, Sol, Santa Ana, Huertas, and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalize your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Madrid a colourful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximise a quick trip experience. Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and offbeat experiences, and extensively covers all of Madrid's neighbourhoods? Check out our Lonely Planet Madrid guide. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out our Lonely Planet Spain guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Lonely Planet Discover Spain, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.
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Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465449485

Category: Travel

Page: 440

View: 5280

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: London is your in-depth guide to the very best of London. From taking in the magnificent sight of Big Ben and Parliament Square from the great heights of the London Eye to walking across Tower Bridge after visiting the historic Tower of London to treating yourself to a night at the theatre on the city's West, London truly offers a little bit of everything. Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: London: + Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance. + Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights. + Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums. + Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area. + Area maps marked with sights and restaurants. + Detailed city maps include street finder index for easy navigation. + Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights. + Suggested day-trips and itineraries to explore beyond the city. + Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: London truly shows you this city as no one else can.
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Author: Lonely Planet,Anthony Ham

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 176034009X

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 4905

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Madrid is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. View the marvellous frescoes at Plaza Mayor, enjoy tapas in La Latina, or take a stroll with the locals in the Parque del Buen Retiro; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Madrid and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Madrid Travel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, cinema, music, dance, architecture, politics, cuisine Free, convenient pull-out Madrid map (included in print version), plus over 25 neighbourhood maps Covers Salamanca, Plaza Mayor, Royal Madrid, La Latina, Lavapies, Malasana, Chueca, Parque del Oeste, Sol, Santa Ana, Huertas, El Retiro, and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Madrid , our most comprehensive guide to Madrid, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for just the highlights of Madrid? Check out Lonely Planet Pocket Madrid, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out our Lonely Planet Spain guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Lonely Planet Discover Spain, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.
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Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241276675

Category: Travel

Page: 144

View: 5033

Pocket Rough Guide: Reykjavík is your essential guide to the world's most northern capital city, with information on all the sights in an easy-to-use format. Whether you have a few days or just an afternoon, the carefully curated itineraries found inside this first edition of Pocket Rough Guide: Reykjavík will help you plan your trip, and the "Best of" Reykjavík section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss. Visit the Hallgrímskirkja, the most enduring image of the city; stroll along the shops of Laugavegur and enjoy a meal in a stylish restaurant after exploring the National Museum; simply behold the beautiful sight of the Northern Lights. Divided by area for easy navigation, the "Places" section is written in Rough Guides' trademark honest and informative style, with listings of the must-see sights and our pick of the best cafés, restaurants, nightlife venues, and more. + Easy-to-use maps to help you find your way around. + The very best of the area, selected by our expert authors. + Tailored itineraries and highlights to make trip-planning easy. + Inspirational color photography brings the area to life. + Up-to-date background information, including transportation details and a calendar of events. Make the most of your time with Pocket Rough Guide: Reykjavík.
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Author: Simon Baskett,Rough Guides,

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 184353410X

Category: Travel

Page: 192

View: 1147

Madrid Directions gives you the best of this dynamic city in an easy-to-use format. The "Ideas" section helps you plan your trip with full-colour spreads covering the variety of attractions Madrid has to offer, from the best places to eat and drink to specialist museums. The "Places" section breaks the city down into convenient areas, each chapter exploring a particular district, with eating, drinking and shopping options along with a run-down of the sights. "Essentials" lets you know how to get around, where to change money and everything else you might need for a smooth trip, while "Language" has enough Spanish to help you make a few local friends.
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Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241263263

Category: Travel

Page: 608

View: 834

1,000 travel adventures across all seven continents, gorgeous full-bleed images throughout, and short summaries of each adventure: With more than 500,000 copies sold, Make the Most of Your Time on Earth is truly the ultimate inspirational guide for world travelers and those who dream of hitting the road. The third edition has been fully revised, with stunning, brand-new color photos throughout and a wealth of new writing and new adventures, from sleeping in a baobab tree in Senegal to breakfasting in a Burmese teahouse. Entries are divided into regions, so it's easy to go straight to the part of the world you're interested in, and all the nitty-gritty practical information you'll need to find out more is contained in the "Need to Know" sections at the end of each chapter. Make the Most of Your Time on Earth is the product of the combined travel experience of Rough Guides' authors over the last 30 years, each an expert in his or her own territory. Our authors have chosen their favorite experiences from their travels to inspire yours - making this the perfect book for planning your next big adventure, or just dreaming of future travels.
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Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241184487

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

View: 4123

The Rough Guide Audio Phrasebook and Dictionary: Latin American Spanish is a highly practical introduction to the language, great for learning the basics before you go and for looking up words and phrases while you're on vacation. Learn to say and understand key phrases by listening along to dialogue, either within the eBook (if your e-reader supports audio) or at roughguides.com/phrasebooks. The book also includes an English-Spanish and Spanish-English double dictionary, travel tips from Rough Guide authors, and an extensive menu reader. Equivalent printed extent 264 pages
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Author: Anthony Ham

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1741795923

Category: Travel

Page: 284

View: 3339

Resident author helps travellers get to the heart of the place. Madrid is Europe’s fourth-most-visited capital city.
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Author: Matthew Norman,Fiona McAuslan

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241298458

Category: Travel

Page: 512

View: 3227

The Rough Guide to Cuba is the perfect guide for all your travels across this dazzling country. Discover all of Cuba's highlights with insider information ranging from Cuba's diverse music, Scuba diving, and colonial architecture to its world-class ballet and baseball, political history, and captivating capital city, Havana. Clear maps make your travels around this spectacular country easy and unforgettable. You will never miss a sight with the stunning photos included and detailed coverage of Cuba's vibrant cities, glittering beaches, lush countryside, and addictive mixture of the Latin American and Caribbean cultures. Insider tips lead you to the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops, and restaurants in the country. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Cuba.
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Author: Rick Steves

Publisher: Avalon Travel

ISBN: 1631214713

Category: Travel

Page: 196

View: 6123

Rick Steves Pocket guidebooks truly are a “tour guide in your pocket.” Each colorful, compact 280-page book includes Rick’s advice for prioritizing your time, whether you're spending 1 or 7 days in a city. Everything a busy traveler needs is easy to access: a neighborhood overview, city walks and tours, sights, handy food and accommodations charts, an appendix packed with information on trip planning and practicalities, and a fold-out city map. Rick Steves Pocket Barcelona includes the following walks and tours: • Ramblas Ramble • Barri Gotic and Cathedral Tour • Picasso Museum Tour • Eixample Walk • Sagrada Familia Tour
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Author: Lonely Planet

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1786577305

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 3420

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Valencia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Visit the awe-inspiring assemblage of modern architecture that is Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, shop in the fascinating central market, or visit the magnificent hilltop castle at Xàtiva; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Paris and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Valencia: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Free, convenient pull-out Valencia map (included in print version), plus over 15 colour neighbourhood maps User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time Covers Barrio del Carmen, L'Eixample, North Ciutat, Russafa, South Ciutat, Northern & Eastern Valencia, Valencia's Beaches, Western Valencia and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Valencia, a colorful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet Spain guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.
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Author: Veronica Ramirez Muro

Publisher: Editions Jonglez

ISBN: 9782361951856

Category: HISTORY

Page: 256

View: 1075

A tower floating on the water ; a piece of the moon in Madrid ; the world's first 3D pedestrian bridge ; a Brutalist church ; a gas station that looks like it belongs in a science fiction movie ; the unknown tunnel of Bonaparte ; one of the most original water cisterns in Europe ; the highest chapel in the world ; the king who made Madrid the capital of Armenia ; the smell of apples emanating from the incorrupt body of the Blessed Mariana de Jesús ; masonic symbols in the Athenaeum and in the green corridor... Far from the crowds and the usual clichés, Madrid is a reserve of well-concealed treasures that only reveal themselves to those residents or visitors who wander off the beaten track. An indispensable guide for those who thought they knew Madrid well, or those who would like to discover the hidden face of the city.
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Monocle Travel Guides

Author: Monocle

Publisher: Gestalten

ISBN: 9783899555752

Category: Travel

Page: 140

View: 6445

A journey through New York's outposts of good food, design, retail and more, this definitive travel guide will make you feel like a local no matter where you are from.
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Author: Maureen Day

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 9780620670517

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 6148

This comprehensive planning guide to 4x4 travel through eastern Africa (Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia) is based on first-hand travel experience.Introductory chapters give detailed general information and guidance on itineraries, what to take, potential costs, fuel availability, road conditions, security issues, requisite documentation, medical precautions, check lists, bush recipes and more. This is followed by descriptions of the routes traversed by the author and her party through six countries. Route maps and detailed, sensible advice equip future travelers with all the necessary information required to plan and carry out out a trouble-free trip through the region.This handy companion has easy, bulleted text and contains numerous photographs.An invaluable guide for 4x4 explorers to these less-travelled, but hugely rewarding, parts of the continent.
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