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The White Mountains of New Hampshire are filled with gushing, cascading waterfalls ready to awe local and out- of- town hikers alike. This completely revised and updated edition of Waterfalls of the White Mountains outlines hiking trails ideal for observing the more than 100 waterfalls in the region, no matter experience level or ability. Each hike opens with the trail at a glance overview-including the distance, difficulty, altitude gain, and directions to the starting point. Tips and suggestions are expanded on throughout, like the best times of year for each hike, vantage points and the perfect spots to view them from, swimming holes great for cooling down, and the least crowded picnic stops perfect for a rest. Also featuring labeled maps and essays on local history and lore, Waterfalls of the White Mountains guides readers through their next excursion to the White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Explore every corner of the Emerald City, from coffee shops to mountain hikes, with Moon Seattle. Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, or follow self-guided neighborhood walksSee the Sights: Watch the fishmongers sling the catch of the day at Pike Place Market, or grab a pick-me-up at the original Starbucks. Zig zag through the Olympic Sculpture Park, watch sharks swim above you in the Seattle Aquarium's underwater dome, admire Northwest art at the Seattle Art Museum, or watch the sunset from Space Needle observation deckGet a Taste of the City: Find the best cup of coffee, sample fresh oysters, and indulge in the city's innovative cuisineBars and Nightlife: Lounge at an old-school jazz club, discover the next big indie artist, get a flight of beers at a local microbrewery, or sip craft cocktails in a swanky speakeasyTrusted Advice: Local journalist and Emerald City expert Allison Williams shows you her beloved cityStrategic Itineraries and Day Trips:Make the most of your trip with special options for foodies, culture-seekers, families traveling with kids, and more, or explore nearby Bainbridge Island, Mount Rainier National Park, Tacoma, and BellevueFull-Color Photos and Detailed MapsHandy Tools: Background information on history and culture, plus an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the go With Moon Seattle's practical tips and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.
Whether you're visiting towering redwoods, rugged coastline, or the High Sierra, you'll always find your perfect campsite with Moon Northern California Camping. A Campsite for Everyone: Pick the right campsite with options ranging from secluded Sierra hike-ins to convenient roadside stopovers, including dog-friendly, family-friendly, and wheelchair accessible options Ratings and Essentials: All campgrounds are rated on a scenic scale and marked with amenities like restrooms, trailhead access, picnic areas, laundry, piped water, showers, and playgroundsRecreation Highlights: Discover nearby hiking, swimming, fishing, biking, water-skiing, white water rafting, and hot springsMaps and Directions: Easy-to-use maps and detailed driving directions for each campgroundSkip the Crowds: Moon Northern California Camping contains many secluded spots and campgrounds that aren't available in the state's online reservation systemThe Top RV and Tent Sites for You: Uncover the best spots for your travel style, with lists like Best Scenic Campgrounds and Best for Hiking Trailhead Access Campgrounds: Find sites that offer access to the John Muir Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, and more, plus essential information on hikingTrusted Advice: Expert outdoorsman Tom Stienstra knows his stuff; he's hiked 25,000 miles in and around these campgrounds for over 30 yearsTips and Tools: Information on equipment, food and cooking, first aid, and insect protection, plus background on the climate, landscape, and history of the campsitesWhether you're a veteran or a first-time camper, Moon's comprehensive coverage and trusted advice will have you gearing up for your next adventure.
The cradle of country, the birthplace of blues, and the home of the Smokies: get to know the Volunteer State with Moon Tennessee. Inside you'll find: *Strategic, flexible itineraries, from a long weekend in Nashville to a Great Smokies road trip, designed for history buffs, families, outdoor adventurers, music lovers, and more, including day trips from Memphis and Nashville *Must-see highlights and unique experiences: Try fiery hot chicken and authentic Southern barbecue, or sip on samples at the Jack Daniels Distillery. See the stars on the Grand Ole Opry stage, or follow in the footsteps of the King at Graceland. Two-step with the locals at a beloved honkytonk, listen to the strums of bluegrass, or see studios where legends like Johnny Cash recorded their hits. Go whitewater rafting in Cherokee National Forest, hike to rushing waterfalls in the Smokies, or spot wild bison in the Land Between the Lakes *Honest recommendations from local Nashvillian Margaret Littman on when to go, where to eat, and where to stay, from historic inns to budget campgrounds *Full-colour photos and detailed maps throughout *Accurate, up-to-date information on the landscape, wildlife, and history of Tennessee and advice for LGBTQ+ travellers, international visitors, seniors, and travellers with disabilities With Moon Tennessee's practical advice and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.
Only a short distance outside of the bustling metropolis that is the Big Apple, the lower Hudson Valley offers views of rolling green hills, jagged cliffs, and bubbling bodies of water, while hikers can also observe the Manhattan skyline off in the distance. With hikes of all types and difficulties from lower Westchester County to the Shawangunks, 50 Hikes in the Lower Hudson Valley has something for hikers of every experience level. Each hike provides a difficulty rating, approximate walking time, distance, vertical rise, maps, and trailhead GPS coordinates outlined at the beginning of the chapter, and provides tips and suggestions for getting to the trail, resting, and observing views throughout the hike. Whether the reader is heading to the nature center and wildflower sanctuary at Teatown Lake Reservation, trekking through dense woods and observing interesting boulders on the Breakneck Mountain Loop, or taking in the spectacular views of mighty Storm King, 50 Hikes in the Lower Hudson Valley is the ideal guide.
From romantic cities steeped in history to the stunning slopes of the Alps, get to know this exciting slice of Europe: with Rick Steves on your side, Eastern Europe can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Eastern Europe you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Eastern EuropeRick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favoritesTop sights and hidden gems, from the cobbles of bustling Bratislava, to country roads winding through the Julian Alps, to the striking chapels and cathedrals of Prague's Castle QuarterHow to connect with culture: Bask in the energy of Krakow's Main Square Market, sample local wines from Hungarian vintners, or soak in the steamy thermal baths in Budapest Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insightThe best places the eat, sleep, and relaxSelf-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and historic museumsDetailed neighborhood maps for exploring on the goUseful resources including a packing list, phrase books, historical overviews, and recommended readingOver 1,000 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you downComplete, up-to-date information on the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Slovenia, Austria, and Slovakia, plus side trips to Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Bulgaria, and Romania Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Eastern Europe.
From the corner bodega to the top of the Empire State Building, NYC is overflowing with energy and culture. Experience the city with a local with Moon New York City. Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, or follow a self-guided neighborhood walkSee the Sights: Dive into culture at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, or stroll down sun-dappled paths in Central Park before dinner and a Broadway showGet a Taste of the City: From cutting-edge fine dining to a slice from a beloved pizzeria, New York has something for every palateBars and Nightlife: Jazz clubs, beer gardens, cocktail lounges, world-class theater, and parties that don't end before dawn: New York is truly the city that never sleepsTrusted Advice: Native New Yorker and journalist Christopher Kompanek shows you his hometownStrategic Itineraries: Make the most of your trip with ideas for foodies, culture-seekers, families traveling with kids, and moreFull-Color Photos and Detailed Maps so you can explore on your ownHandy Tools: Background information on history and culture, plus an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the goWith Moon New York City's practical tips and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.