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France - Culture Smart!

France - Culture Smart!

Author: Barry Tomalin Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

DK Eyewitness Top 10 London

DK Eyewitness Top 10 London

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

One of the world's most captivating metropolises, London is a cultural colossus-renowned for its museums, monuments, amazing art, and fabulous array of restaurants and bars. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around London with absolute ease. Our updated Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of London into helpful lists of ten-from our own selected highlights to the best museums and art galleries, places to eat, parks and gardens, and riverfront sights. You'll discover: - Thirteen easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week - Top 10 lists of London's must-sees, including detailed descriptions of the British Museum, National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery, Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Buckingham Palace, London Eye, Tate Modern and Tate Britain, Westminster Abbey and Parliament Square, Tower of London, and St Paul's Cathedral - London's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out, and sightseeing - Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip-including festivals and cultural events, traditional pubs, hidden gems off the beaten track, and things to do for free - A laminated pull-out map of London and its environs, plus eleven full-colour neighbourhood maps - Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the move DK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002. Looking for more on London's culture, history, and attractions? Try our DK Eyewitness London.

DK Eyewitness St Petersburg

DK Eyewitness St Petersburg

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Explore the irresistible splendour of The Venice of the North Whether you want to stroll along the city's historic canals, discover cutting-edge modern art galleries, or dine in world-class restaurants, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that St Petersburg has to offer. Packed with magnificent palaces, stunning churches and opulent treasures from the Romanov dynasty, St Petersburg is a place where the Imperial past comes to life. Alongside this are ubiquitous reminders of the country's Soviet period, making the city a collision of eras and architectural styles that continues to delight all who visit. Our newly updated guide brings St Petersburg to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our hand-drawn illustrations which place you inside the city's iconic buildings and neighbourhoods. You'll discover: - our pick of St Petersburg's must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems - the best spots to eat, drink, shop, and stay - detailed maps and walks which make navigating the city easy - easy-to-follow itineraries - expert advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - colour-coded chapters to every part of St Petersburg - our new lightweight format, so you can take your guide with you wherever you go Want the best of St Petersburg in your pocket? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 St Petersburg for top 10 lists to all things St Petersburg.

DK Eyewitness Beijing and Shanghai

DK Eyewitness Beijing and Shanghai

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Discover an intriguing mix of ancient and ultra modern. Whether you want to experience the imperial splendour of the Forbidden City in Beijing, travel back in time with a visit to the Great Wall or explore quirky museums in Shanghai, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that these cities have to offer. From ornate temples and palaces to hip cafes and bars, Beijing is a cosmopolitan metropolis teeming with things to see and do. Boasting eye-catching architecture and a blend of Eastern and Western cultures, futuristic Shanghai is equally as enticing as the capital. Our newly updated guide brings Beijing and Shanghai to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed information on all the must-see sights, inspiring photography, and our hand-drawn illustrations which place you inside the cities' iconic buildings and neighbourhoods. You'll discover: - our pick of Beijing and Shanghai's must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems - the best spots to eat, drink, shop and stay - detailed maps and walks which make navigating the country easy - easy-to-follow itineraries - expert advice: get ready, get around and stay safe - colour-coded chapters to every part of Beijing and Shanghai - our new lightweight format, so you can take it with you wherever you go. Want the best of Beijing in your pocket? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Beijing. Travelling around the country? Try our DK Eyewitness China.

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Paris

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Paris

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Paris, one of Europe's most magical destinations, is the capital of romance and revolution, a foodie paradise, a culture-lover's dream, and much more. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around Paris with absolute ease. Our updated Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of Paris into helpful lists of ten-from our own selected highlights to the best museums and galleries, places to eat, wine bars, shops and riverfront sights. You'll discover: - Thirteen easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week - Top 10 lists of Paris's must-sees, including detailed descriptions of the Musee du Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, Notre-Dame, Eiffel Tower, Sacre-Coeur, Arc de Triomphe, Centre Georges Pompidou, The Pantheon, Sainte-Chapelle and Hotel des Invalides - Paris's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out, and sightseeing - Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip-including cafes and bars, parks and gardens, festivals and events, hidden gems off the beaten track and things to do for free - A laminated pull-out map of Paris and its environs, plus eleven full-colour neighbourhood maps - Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the move DK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002. Looking for more on Paris's culture, history, and attractions? Try our DK Eyewitness Paris.

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Florence and Tuscany

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Florence and Tuscany

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Inspiring renaissance architecture, romantic medieval towns, world-class art collections and picturesque rolling hills covered in olive groves and cypress trees - Florence and Tuscany have all this and more. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around Florence and Tuscany with absolute ease. Our updated Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of Florence and Tuscany into helpful lists of ten - from our own selected highlights to the best museums, places to eat and shops. You'll discover: -Ten easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day-trip, a weekend, or a week -Detailed Top 10 lists of Florence and Tuscany's must-sees, including detailed breakdowns of the Uffizi, the Duomo, Pitti Palace, San Gimignano, Campo dei Miracoli, Siena's Duomo, Siena's Campo and Palazzo Pubblico, Chianti, Cortona and Lucca -Florence and Tuscany's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, dining, and sightseeing -Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip - including children's activities and things to do for free -A free laminated pull-out map of Florence and Tuscany, plus eight colour city and neighbourhood maps -Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe -A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the move DK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002. Staying for longer and looking for a more comprehensive guide? Try our DK Eyewitness Florence and Tuscany or DK Eyewitness Italy.

Ethiopia - Culture Smart!

Ethiopia - Culture Smart!

Author: Sarah Howard Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Top 10 Sydney

Top 10 Sydney

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Overlooking one of the world's most spectacular harbours, Sydney is blessed with ocean beaches, lush tropical gardens, and a balmy climate that makes the great outdoors irresistible. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around this dazzling city with absolute ease. Our Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of Sydney into helpful lists of ten - from our own selected highlights to the best museums and galleries, nightlife and live music venues, pubs and bars and, of course, beaches. You'll discover: - Ten easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day-trip, a weekend, or a week - Top 10 lists of Sydney's must-sees, including detailed descriptions of Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour and Bridge, The Rocks and Circular Quay, Royal Botanic Gardens and The Domain, Art Gallery NSW, Darling Harbour and Chinatown, Powerhouse Museum, Taronga Park Zoo and Bondi Beach - Sydney's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out, and sightseeing - Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip - including outdoor activities, stunning architecture, fabulous world cuisine, and things to do for free - A laminated pull-out map of Sydney and its environs, plus eight full-colour neighbourhood maps - Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the move DK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002. Staying for longer and looking for more on Australia's culture, history and attractions? Try our DK Eyewitness Australia.

DK Eyewitness China

DK Eyewitness China

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Discover mesmerising landscapes and a mosaic of culture Whether you want to roam the far reaches of the Great Wall, indulge in Sichuan's fiery cuisine or explore the dazzling halls of the Forbidden City, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that China has to offer. From intoxicating modern metropolises to charming ancient towns, dramatic karst landscapes to mighty winding rivers, China is a captivating fusion of culture and natural beauty. Vast and diverse in every sense, this Asian powerhouse offers something for every traveler. Our recently updated guide brings China to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our hand-drawn illustrations which place you inside the country's iconic buildings and neighbourhoods. You'll discover: - our pick of China's must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems - the best spots to eat, drink, shop, and stay - detailed maps and walks, which make navigating the country easy - easy-to-follow itineraries - expert advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - colour-coded chapters to every part of China, from Beijing to Hong Kong, Shaanxi to the Shanghai - new lightweight format so you can take it with you wherever you go Want the best of China's cities in your pocket? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Beijing or our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Hong Kong.

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Berlin

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Berlin

Author: DK Eyewitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Stroll along Unter den Linden, take in the Baroque gardens of the Schloss Charlottenburg, or visit the cool cafes in Prenzlauer Berg - Berlin has it all. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around Berlin with absolute ease. Our updated Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of Berlin into helpful lists of ten - from our own selected highlights to the best churches and synagogues, art galleries, parks and gardens, shops and markets and, of course, best places to eat. You'll discover: - Fourteen easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day-trip, a weekend, or a week - Top 10 lists of Berlin's must-sees, including detailed descriptions of Brandenburger Tor and Pariser Platz, the Reichstag, Unter den Linden, Potsdamer Platz, Museumsinsel, Kurfurstendamm, the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedachtnis-Kirche, the Schloss Charlottenburg, Kulturforum and the Zoologischer Garten - Berlin's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out, and sightseeing - Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip - including children's attractions, hidden gems off the beaten track and things to do for free - A laminated pull-out map of Berlin and its environs, plus ten full-colour neighbourhood maps - Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe - A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the move DK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002. Looking for more on Berlin's culture, history and attractions? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Berlin.

The West Highland Way

The West Highland Way

Author: Bob Aitken, Roger Smith Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

Opened in 1980, the West Highland Way was Scotland's first Long Distance Route and remains the most popular, with more than 15,000 walkers tackling it each year. It runs from Milngavie, on the outskirts of Glasgow, to Fort William. The 152km route passes along the east of Loch Lomond, the largest expanse of fresh water in Britain, and across Rannoch Moor, Scotland's grandest wilderness, through some of the finest scenery of mountain and stream, woodland and moorland, that Scotland has to offer. This eleventh edition of the Official Guide has been fully revised and updated to include new information and photography and a new full-colour folding map prepared for this edition by Nicolson Maps, all packaged in a weatherproof plastic wallet.

Belfast Pocket Map

Belfast Pocket Map

Author: Collins Maps Format: Sheet map, folded Release Date: 04/03/2021

Handy little full colour Collins map of central Belfast with a high level of detail. Clear mapping from Cliftonville in the north to Botanics in the south, and Shankill in the west to City Airport in the east. Map at a scale of 1:10,000 (6 inches to 1 mile). Clear, detailed, full colour Collins mapping is presented in a handy format ideal for the pocket or handbag. It is excellent value and covers the most visited area of central Belfast. It is an essential buy for tourists and residents alike. This map includes: * Detailed central area map * Tourist locations * Tram, Train and bus stations * Extra information on entertainment, festivals, places of interest, shopping and transport links * Detailed street index