AIA Guide to Chicago

An unheard of architectural powerhouse, Chicago deals viewers and natives alike a landscape of kinds and types. The 3rd variation of the AIA advisor to Chicago brings readers modern on ten years of dynamic adjustments with new entries on smaller tasks in addition to showcases just like the Aqua development, Trump Tower, and Millennium Park.
400 photographs and thirty-four specifically commissioned maps make it effortless to discover all the one thousand-plus featured structures, whereas a complete index organizes structures by means of identify and architect. This version additionally positive aspects an advent offering an integral assessment of Chicago's architectural history.

Show description

Read more

Moon Coastal Oregon (Moon Handbooks)

Outdoor lovers W. C. McRae and Judy Jewell percentage their wide wisdom of coastal Oregon, from the easiest areas to snatch a beach snack to the main scenic hikes alongside the Coastal path. McRae and Jewell additionally define quite a few urged shuttle concepts, together with using the Pacific Waves, Foraging the Coast, and Coastal highway Trip—a 10-day itinerary for a journey of the total coast. With never-ending thoughts for inn-hopping and browsing alongside the state's southern seashores, Moon Coastal Oregon provides tourists the instruments they should create a extra own and noteworthy experience.

Show description

Read more

Great Breaks Glasgow

By Insight Guides

"Great Breaks Glasgow" is a compact trip advisor that mixes snappy textual content with full-colour images to focus on some of the best that this vigorous urban has to supply. The Walks and excursions part indicates a number of routes round the urban to find the major points of interest that you'll no longer are looking to pass over; from an inventive amble round the West finish and Southside at the waterproof coat journey, to a visit via Glasgow's business historical past through the outdated Fruitmarket and town Halls at the service provider urban journey. every one stroll deals a range of areas to devour and drink as you cross and transparent maps plot the entire significant attractions. The evaluate bankruptcy bargains a few ancient context in your journey and indicates a few venues to adventure Glasgow's shiny leisure scene alongside the best way. The shuttle counsel part lists the energetic targets and themed vacations you'll try out, besides crucial useful details and lodge innovations. Glasgow's most sensible 10 lets you plan how most sensible to spend a while and event some of the best of this Scottish urban.

Show description

Read more

Lake Michigan Backroads: Your Guide to Wild and Scenic Adventures in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana (Backroads of ...)

By Robert W. Domm

Here are 19 backroads drives round Lake Michigan, displaying you the grand lake as by no means prior to during this richly illustrated exploration of the good Lake’s historical past, tradition, ecology, and ordinary attractiveness. the massive blue inland sea--the purely nice Lake fullyyt inside U.S. borders--appears the following in all its traditional range. those day journeys take you to the traditional forests and sizeable sand dunes of Michigan and Wisconsin and on attractive backroads in Illinois and Indiana. Lake Michigan Backroads conducts readers during the lake’s different landscapes and seasons, pausing at well known and little-known locations for a glance into lifestyles at the lake then and now.

Here are the shining blue waters plied via the Chippewa and Menominee, by way of the Jesuits and the voyageurs, and through numerous immigrants looking a brand new existence. And the following, in magnificent pictures and historic pictures, in anecdotes and considerate textual content, are their tales, inextricable from the tale of the nice Lake itself. Lake Michigan Backroads speaks eloquently of outstanding normal assets and nice promise, of immigration and alternate, of devastating storms and human calamity, and of the folk and their love of the lake. And their tale performs out opposed to Robert Domm’s beautiful pictures, which evoke the lake’s greatness via its days of calm and of stormy fury, the play of sun on its floor and the sweep of its shore in either autumn finery and the stressed ice of winter.

Show description

Read more

Rough Guides Snapshot Germany: Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein

By Rough Guides

The tough consultant photo to Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein is the final word commute advisor to those attractive areas of Germany. It leads you thru the realm with trustworthy info and accomplished insurance of the entire significant attractions and points of interest.

Detailed maps and updated listings pinpoint the simplest cafés, eating places, lodges, retailers, pubs, and nightlife, making sure you're making the main of your journey, even if passing via, staying for the weekend, or longer. additionally integrated is the fundamentals part from the Rough consultant to Germany, with the entire functional info you wish for touring in and round Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, together with transportation, foodstuff, drink, charges, well-being, occasions, and outside actions.

additionally released as a part of the Rough advisor to Germany.

Show description

Read more

Lonely Planet Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Sandra Bao, Celeste Brash, Brendan Sainsbury

Lonely Planet: The world's prime shuttle advisor publisher

Lonely Planet Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest is your passport to all of the so much suitable and updated suggestion on what to determine, what to pass, and what hidden discoveries wait for you. discover the funky outlets of Pike position industry, adventure Portland's song and tradition, or soak up the wonderful thing about Vancouver's wonderful mountains; all along with your relied on trip better half. Get to the guts of Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet's Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest commute Guide:

  • Color maps and pictures all through
  • Highlights and itineraries convey you the easiest technique to tailor your journey in your personal own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips prevent time and cash, and assist you get round like an area, heading off crowds and bother spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - together with hours of operation, cellphone numbers, web pages, transit information, and costs
  • Honest stories for all budgets - together with consuming, drowsing, sight-seeing, going out, procuring, and hidden gemstones that the majority guidebooks omit
  • Cultural insights provide you with a richer and extra worthwhile trip adventure - together with customs, background, artwork, song, structure, politics, plants, natural world, outside actions, street journeys, food, beer and wine
  • Free, handy pull-out Seattle map (included in print version), plus over 50 maps
  • Coverage of Seattle, Bellingham, the San Juan Islands, Olympic Peninsula, Washington Cascades, imperative & jap Washington, Portland, Wine kingdom, Ashland, japanese Oregon, Vancouver, Whistler, Vancouver Island, and extra

The excellent selection: Lonely Planet Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest our such a lot entire consultant to Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest, is ideal for these making plans to either discover the head attractions and take the line much less traveled.

  • Looking for a consultant serious about Seattle? try out Lonely Planet's Seattle advisor for a accomplished examine what town has to supply.
  • Looking for extra broad assurance? try out Lonely Planet's Western USA advisor for a complete examine the entire zone has to provide.

Authors: Written and researched by way of Lonely Planet, Sandra Bao, Celeste Brash, John Lee and Brendan Sainsbury.

About Lonely Planet: all started in 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's best trip advisor writer with guidebooks to each vacation spot on this planet, in addition to an award-winning web site, a set of cellular and electronic shuttle items, and a devoted vacationer group. Lonely Planet's undertaking is to allow curious tourists to adventure the area and to actually get to the center of the areas they locate themselves in.

TripAdvisor tourists' selection Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in favourite commute consultant category

'Lonely Planet publications are, readily, like no other.' - the recent York occasions

'Lonely Planet. it really is on everyone's bookshelves; it truly is in each traveller's arms. it truly is on cell phones. it truly is on the web. it is in all places, and it truly is telling complete generations of individuals tips on how to trip the world.' -Fairfax Media (Australia)

Show description

Read more

Berlitz: Prague Pocket Guide (8th Edition)

By Berlitz

Berlitz Pocket advisor Prague is a concise, full-colour shuttle advisor that mixes full of life textual content with bright images to spotlight the superior that this pretty historical urban has to provide. The the place to head bankruptcy information the entire key points of interest: significant artwork museums and galleries, the awe-inspiring Cathedral, the ornate synagogues of the Jewish region and the excellent previous Royal Palace. There also are tours to the medieval strongholds of Karlstejn and Konopiste, and the towering fort at Cesky Sternberk. convenient maps at the hide assist you get round Prague very easily. To motivate you, the ebook bargains a rundown of the head 10 sights within the urban, by means of an itinerary for an ideal Day in Prague. The What to Do bankruptcy is a image of how to spend your spare time, from having fun with the city's wealthy musical history to sampling a pitcher of pilsner in a single of its mythical beer cellars.You'll even be armed with historical past details, together with a quick historical past of the town and an consuming Out bankruptcy overlaying its hearty food. There are rigorously selected listings Prague's top lodges and eating places, and an A-Z to equip you with the entire sensible details you'll want.

Show description

Read more

Lonely Planet Norway (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Donna Wheeler

Lonely Planet: The world's top commute consultant publisher

Lonely Planet Norway is your passport to the main suitable, up to date recommendation on what to determine and pass, and what hidden discoveries look forward to you. stopover at Norway's cultural capital, Oslo; hike to breathtaking Pulpit Rock; or take pleasure in the excessive Arctic in Svalbard - all along with your relied on commute spouse. Get to the center of Norway and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet Norway commute Guide:

  • Colour maps and photographs all through
  • Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey for your own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips to avoid wasting time and cash and get round like a neighborhood, fending off crowds and hassle spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, cellphone numbers, web pages, transit suggestions, costs
  • Honest stories for all budgets - consuming, napping, sight-seeing, going out, procuring, hidden gem stones that the majority guidebooks pass over
  • Cultural insights provide you with a richer, extra profitable go back and forth event - heritage, landscapes, flora and fauna, environmental concerns, Sami humans, arts, structure, delicacies
  • Over 54 maps
  • Covers Oslo, Geirangerfjord, Lofoten Islands, Bergen, Svalbard, Tromso, Kristiansand, Kongsberg, Rjukan, Finse, Hardangervidda Plateau, Roros, Jotunheimen nationwide Park, Voss, Trondheim, Nordland, Senja, Longyearbyen and extra

The ideal selection: Lonely Planet Norway , our so much finished advisor to Norway, is ideal for either exploring most sensible points of interest and taking roads much less travelled.

  • Looking for extra wide assurance? try out the Lonely Planet Europe advisor.

Authors: Written and researched via Lonely Planet.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has develop into the world's best trip media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning site, cellular and electronic trip items, and a devoted tourist group. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but additionally permits curious travelers to get off crushed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the areas within which they locate themselves.

Show description

Read more

Moon Montana & Wyoming: Including Yellowstone, Grand Teton & Glacier National Parks (Moon Handbooks)

Freelance author and editor Carter G. Walker introduces you to the simplest of Montana and Wyoming, from the towering pines of Montana's Glacier nation to the artwork scene and excessive sort of Jackson gap and Cody. an established resident of Montana, Walker has lots of detailed journey rules to supply, together with outdoors Adventures, local American heritage & tradition, and outdated West Meets New West. no matter if you are looking to determine bison and elk in Yellowstone nationwide Park or attend the Fourth of July Rodeo in Livingston, Moon Montana & Wyoming supplies the instruments you must create a extra own and remarkable experience.

Show description

Read more

Rough Guide Snapshot Africa: Victoria Falls (Rough Guide to...)

Rough publications image Africa: Victoria Falls is the last word shuttle consultant to 1 of Africa's must-see locations. It leads you thru the realm with trustworthy info and insightful insurance of all of the major sights, from the average ask yourself of the falls themselves to the 2 cities - Livingstone and Victoria Falls - that function bases for visits, plus assurance of actions and the Zambezi and Mosi-oa-Tunya nationwide parks.

Detailed maps and updated listings pinpoint the simplest locations to sleep and devour, making sure you are making the main of your journey, no matter if passing via or staying for longer. additionally integrated is the entire useful details you wish, together with the lowdown on forex, healthiness questions, border formalities and visas.

Full assurance: Livingstone, Victoria Falls city, Victoria Falls nationwide Park; Zambezi nationwide Park; Mosi-oa-Tunya nationwide Park.

Show description

Read more