Milan has always been a choice destination. What Milan has always offered is chic and so discreet that many casual visitors have initially failed to spot its charms. For those who do want to discover Milan's secrets and who are prepared to venture behind the city's somewhat austere façades, the city offers a fine experience.
This exciting addition to the Alive series takes you to Jamaica, a land of rushing waterfalls, sandy beaches, massive rivers, and strong cultural roots. Dawn to Dusk sections focus on the best daytime delights, such as terrific watersports, sightseeing, white sand beaches, and fascinating museums. After Dark sections take you to the best nightclubs, piano bars, cocktail lounges, and beach cookouts. Hundreds of places to stay and eat are profiled in detail, based on repeat visits by the authors.
This guide is a must for those who want to enjoy the wide range of outdoor recreation opportunities in these two states. It will help you find the perfect place for a weekend getaway, an active family outing, and a quiet wilderness retreat - almost any type of outdoor experience you want. Discover wildlife refuges, state and national parks, nature and bike trails, historic sites, hiking tips, and more.
The book is divided into sections covering every imaginable town on Cape Cod, as well as the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. There's even a chapter on Boston, gateway to the Cape. The sections on each town and island are further divided into lodging, eating, and playing. Playing is even further divided into touring, calendars of events, nature, recreation, and more. The sections on lodging are quite extensive; it appears everyone and their mother is running an inn on the Massachusetts shore.
The Marshall Islands, named after a British sea captain who explored the group in 1788, are scattered like flung necklaces over about 750,000 square miles of Pacific Ocean. Positioned 2,200 miles southwest of Hawaii, they occupy an area between four and 20 degrees north of the equator. The islands are aligned in two groups. Those to the west are the Ralik Chain; to the east, they're in the Ratak Chain. Altogether they total 34 islands and 850 sea-washed reefs.
Get ready to learn all about Ireland! Ireland is a fabulous destination for your next trip or vacation. If you've already been to Ireland or you're contemplating a trip, this listen is a must. When traveling to a new country, your trip can be faced with uncertainties. Don't let surprises pop up and ruin your trip. Ireland is the ultimate travel destination. It's a truly beautiful country filled with a rich history. By listening to this book, you'll be able to plan out your trip and take full advantage of your time there.
"Ok for just $3"
This incredible monument that became the symbol of a city, Paris, and of a country, France, has a fascinating history. The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It was named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair, it was initially criticized by some of France's leading artists and intellectuals for its design, but has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most recognisable structures in the world.
We tell you about everything British Columbia has to offer, from the often-photographed Butchart Gardens in Victoria to the Tatshenshini-Alsek Wilderness next to Alaska. It covers the parks, such as Yoho, Banff, Jasper, and Kootenay. Cities and towns are profiled in detail, with hundreds of restaurants, sightseeing, historic tours, and more.
The clean air, smelling of spruce and moss in the summer and of newly fallen snow in winter, is unforgettable in Sweden. Produced by a native, this audiobook is the definitive guide to a country that's nearly 80 percent mountains, vast forests, lakes, and wilderness. But this book covers all, from cities and villages to the Midnight Sun Coast, and the islands to the Lapland area: art, culture, folklore, shopping, walks, water sports, and more.
Find your dream vacation in the Bahamas: Nassau, New Providence, the Abacos, Bimini, Freeport, Paradise Island, Grand Bahama, and the Out Islands. We tell you about the history, activities, and nightlife, as well as scores of listings for lodging and restaurants. Local festivals, shopping, romantic activities, nightlife, beaches, weddings, and sightseeing - it's all here!
Romance and the Caribbean go hand in hand. How could they not, with sunny days, sultry nights, perfect beaches, tropical splendor, and more fun than could be had in a lifetime? Undecided on which island would best suit you? Find your dream vacation in St. Martin and St. Barts. We tell you how, where to stay, where to eat, and what to do.
This book was made for the many decent guys who come to Thailand for whatever reason and find themselves ensnared in a nightmare. This book will save some of you guys a fortune - and it's going to stop you from falling into the traps that have caught up with so many guys before you. You decent guys don't deserve derision - you deserve to know what's going on around you. You need to know what to look out for and when to extricate yourself from a situation.
Learn all of England's hot spots - great sites, restaurants, and other places to visit!
Experience the history and culture that Germany has to offer. This audiobook will teach you exactly what to expect from some of the main cities. Preparing for your vacation is extremely important, as you need to plan where you're going to stay and what you're going to do if you don't want any bumps to upset your trip. From knowing where to eat, to knowing what to do and where to stay, you deserve to plan for the best, and this book will help you do so.
Planning a trip to India and don't know where to go?Wondering whether you should stay in the city or outside of the city? How about where to shop or what to buy? You definitely don't want to miss seeing the Kedarnath or Badrinath, right?! Discover India right now with this audiobook.
As a practicing immigration attorney for many years, I have had to help many clients solve some of the most common problems simply because they had no knowledge of the immigration laws of the United States. Whether you were born in the US, are currently in the US, or even are planning to come to America, this book is for you.
"Easy to listen to and well written."
At the start of the 17th century, Paris was known for a few monuments, but it had not yet put its brand on urban space. Like many European cities, it was still emerging from its medieval past. But within a century, Paris would be transformed into the modern and mythic city we now know. Most people associate the signature characteristics of Paris with the 19th century. Joan DeJean demonstrates that the Parisian model for urban space was in fact invented two centuries earlier, when the first full design for the French capital was implemented.
"The text refers to illustrations"
Interested in experiencing the outdoors but overwhelmed by everything you need to know to backpack safely? Do you have a sudden itch to venture out into the wilderness, wake up next to a babbling brook somewhere and watch the sun slowly come over the horizon? Are you ready to escape (albeit temporarily) from the daily grind and a society that prioritizes consumerism over all else? Backpacking allows us to experience nature in a way that simply isn't achievable through other means.
"good but want more"
Even before Susan Herrmann Loomis wrote her now-classic memoir, On Rue Tatin, Americans have been compelled by books about the French's ease with cooking. With In a French Kitchen, Loomis - an expat who long ago traded her American grocery store for a bustling French farmer's market - demystifies in lively prose the seemingly effortless je ne sais quoi behind a simple French meal.
"Did not want to listen to a cookbook"
The Travel Hacking Pocket Guide dives into the world of Airline Preferred flyer programs - teaching beginner's how to successfully go from sitting at home to booking reward travel to exotic destinations for under $50. This audiobook is designed to help anyone who wants to travel more but simply doesn't have the funds to buy tickets at full price. Travel is accessible to everyone - if you know where to look.
"Nothing new here"
Tourists go to France to experience Parisian cuisine and a taste of Parisian fashion. The museums, cathedrals, and palaces also provide peeks at France's culture and demonstrate how the country looked magnificent even a few hundred years ago. The France travel experience also provides enough variety to suit different tastes and preferences.
A five-day travel guide to unforgettable French travel! Have no idea where to start? Or maybe you have an idea but could use some great insider tips? Well, listen on! You see, we know your trip begins before you even book your flight, and this guide is chock full of dynamite tips on everything you need to know before you go and much, much more!
"All you wanted about Paris"
Stroll down the Champs Elysees, climb up the Eiffel Tower, or just enjoy a cup of coffee from the top of Montmartre. With CitySpeaker, discover Paris in total freedom. The Paris CitySpeaker Audio Guide features visits of all the major monuments and sites, walks in the most beautiful neighborhoods, and interviews on the history, the culture of Paris, and the everyday life of the Parisians.
"horrid pronunciation meagre info"
Planning a visit to Washington DC? Let your host, BrightPath Tours, take you on a walking tour of the Grand Monuments of Washington DC PLUS Arlington, VA! Tour on your own schedule and walk at your own pace as BrightPath Tours guides you from site to site. On this tour, we visit all 11 of the large monuments around the Mall and Tidal Basin in DC AND we’ll cross the Potomac River and visit the 4 large monuments in Arlington, VA. This tour starts at the Washington Monument.
This is the Official Holiday FM Travel Guide to Hong Kong, including information from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Know Before You Go campaign.The city where east meets west: With frantic packed streets, sometimes-oppressive heat. A feast for the senses - Hong Kong somehow weaves traditional with high tech. It’s a dazzling place where you can shop till you drop and - with over 10,000 restaurants - savour culinary excellence.
Kinky Friedman, the original Texas Jew boy, guides readers through the sights, sounds, food, and sundry oddities of his favorite Texas city. Known for live music and food, Austin is also the home of Willie Nelson, Janis Joplin, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and a number of other music legends.
"Wish Kinky Woulda Read It"
This audio guide to Brussels is made for independent travelers with an interest in the stories behind famous places in the capital of Europe. It is also available as a bilingual English/French version. For each of the 16 attractions mentioned, you will get familiar with the essential facts and learn about some amusing anecdotes.
If you've yet to experience this historical masterpiece, what are you waiting for? Passport to European Travel Guides offers this comprehensive yet quick and concise five-day guide to Rome - one of the world's most iconic cities to visit. Have no idea where to start? Or maybe you have some idea but could use a treasure trove of great insider tips? Well, listen up! You see, we know your trip begins long before you even book the flight, so this guide is chock full of dynamite tips on everything you need to know before you go.
Jeff Shaara, America's premier Civil War novelist, gives a remarkable guided tour of one of the Civil War battlefields every American should visit. He captures the true meaning and magnitude of the conflict.
"A good guide but could have been better."
Italy has been known for its greatness throughout the centuries. Aside from conceiving immensely satisfying food like pasta, pizza, and a wide variety of mouth-watering desserts, Italy is known for its contributions in many fields, which have brought about progress and continue to influence human development. Paying homage to many of the great names that enriched civilization is one of the reasons why many tourists consider it their favorite destination. This is the best book combination out there! It includes an Italy travel book and helps you learn Italian at the same time.
I'm going to tell you everything you need to know to make your most out of your trip to Bali, Indonesia. Bali was recently voted one of the best island destinations in the world...and for good reason, too! After hearing this guide (and getting excited for your trip) you'll soon understand why. I've travelled to Bali over 18 times in the past 10 years, for both business & pleasure, so allow me to tell you the best kept secrets, tips, tricks, and destinations on the island I deem my second home.
This terrific value includes Frommer's Best of Paris, a whirlwind tour of the top 20 sites, and a walking tour of Paris's Montmartre neighborhood. Includes two full-color maps and itinerary suggestions.
This terrific value includes Frommer's Best of London, a whirlwind tour of the top 20 sites, and a walking tour of London's Soho neighborhood. Includes two full-color maps and itinerary suggestions.
This terrific value includes Frommer's Best of New York City, a whirlwind tour of the top 20 sites, and a walking tour of New York City's Chinatown and the Lower Eastside neighborhoods. Includes two full-color maps and itinerary suggestions.
This guide seeks to help the traveler choose the best boat for a tour of Alaska. It contains concise information on every vessel cruising Alaskan waters. It states room size, dining arrangements, passenger/crew ratio, itineraries for each ship, and candid comments on the pros and cons of each.