Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels

Author: Lonely Planet,Helena Smith

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1760341355

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you in Bruges and Brussels. Climb the famous bell tower in Bruges' Markt, wonder at the Burg's shining gilt or take an audio tour of world music at Brussels' Musee des Instruments de Musique; all with your trusted travel companion. Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels: 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 Bruges & Brussels 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 Burg, Markt, Groeningemuseum, Royal Quarter Museums, Grand Place, Ilot Sacre, Parc du Cinquantenaire, EU Quarter, the Marolles, Ste-Catherine, Musee Horta 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 Bruges & Brussels, 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 Belgium & Luxembourg for a comprehensive look at all the region 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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Pocket Bruges and Brussels

Author: Helena Smith

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781741795974

Category: Travel

Page: 176

View: 5355

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Climb the high belltower in Markt, take a turn round the tranquil courtyard of the Begijnhof, or see the guild houses at Grand Place; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Bruges and Brussels and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels: - Full-colour maps and images throughout - Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests - Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots - Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices - Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss - Free, convenient pull-out Bruges & Brussels map (included in print version), plus over 14 colour neighbourhood maps - User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhoods to help you determine the best spots to spend your time - Useful features - including For Kids, Worth a Trip, and Festival & Events (quick glance at must-sees) - Coverage of Burg, Markt, Grand Place, Royal Quarter Museums, Parc du Cinquantenaire, Groeningemuseum, Memlingmuseum, Begijnhof, Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinee, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels is a handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, providing on-the-go assistance to travellers who seek only the can't-miss experiences. Colourful and easy-to-use, this neighbourhood-focused guide includes unique local recommendations to maximise your quick trip experience. - Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Belgium & Luxembourg guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Helena Smith. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
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Lonely Planet Belgium & Luxembourg

Author: Lonely Planet,Helena Smith,Andy Symington,Donna Wheeler

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1760341363

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 8263

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Belgium & Luxembourg is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore Unesco listed belfries in Bruges and Tournai, savour Belgian pralines at a Brussels chocolatier, or stroll along the river gorge in Luxembourg City; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Belgium & Luxembourg and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's Belgium & Luxembourg 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 - history, culture, politics, religion, art, comic strips, music, architecture, cuisine, beer. Over 40 maps Covers Brussels, Bruges, Ghent (Gent), Antwerp, Mechelen, Tournai, Liege, Luxembourg City 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 Belgium & Luxembourg, our most comprehensive guide to Belgium & Luxembourg, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for a guide focused on Bruges & Brussels? Check out Pocket Bruges & Brussels a handy-sized guide/handy-sized guides focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Europe guide. 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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Best of Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent

Author: Terry Carter,Lara Dunston

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781740597395

Category: Travel

Page: 128

View: 7130

Brilliant author team captures the best of Belgium's Big Four cities with humour and insight. Strut the streets like a local using our easy-to-use fold-out maps. This book delivers creative walking tours, sassy reviews and a focus on quintessential Belgium - the fashion, food, boutique beer and fine chocolate.
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The Rough Guide to Brussels

Author: Martin Dunford

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1848361823

Category: Travel

Page: 288

View: 5375

The Rough Guide to Brussels is the ultimate companion to the beer-guzzling capital of Belgium. The full-colour introduction gives an inspiring insight into many of the city's highlights, from the top museums to Brussel's handsome Art Nouveau buildings. There are two new full-colour sections on the nation's twin passions, beer and food, plenty of easy-to-use maps and that essential practical information. You'll find dozens of extensive, up-to-the-minute reviews for bars, shopping, entertainment, restaurants and hotels of Berlin for every budget. With delightful day-trips to the neighbouring cities of Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp, this is your must-have item to the cultural and political hotspot of Brussels Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Brussels.
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BELGIUM AND LUXEMBOURG 6

Author: Helena Smith,Donna Wheeler

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781743213919

Category: Travel

Page: 319

View: 4401

Guides to creative cuisine and Belgian beer Tips for keeping kids entertained Itineraries for holidays from two days to two weeks
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Brussels, Bruges & Antwerp

Author: Leanne Logan,Geert Cole,Renée Cordes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781864500707

Category: Travel

Page: 248

View: 3713

Discusses the attractions, historic sites, accommodations, restaurants, nightlife, and local history of these three Belgian cities
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Amsterdam

Author: Lonely Planet,Karla Zimmerman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781742208930

Category: Travel

Page: 192

View: 5630

Full-colour pull-out map including GVB Amsterdam transport network map Floorplans of the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum Walking tour of Amsterdam's splashiest canals
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Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp and Ghent

Author: Catherine Le Nevez

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1741049210

Category: Travel

Page: 208

View: 8505

What Will Your Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent Encounter Be... Languidly cycling and cruising along tranquil waterwaysSampling delectable pralines made from exotic teasGazing at the North Sea on a coast-hugging tram ridePicking up an outfit by one of the avant-garde Antwerp Six designersOrdering a golden ale with a clever clap-of-the-palm hand signalEnjoying crispy frites, steaming waffles or mulled wine at an open-air market Discover Twice The City in Half The Time Full-color pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps make navigation easyOur expert author recommends the very best sights, restaurants, shops and entertainmentUnique itineraries to help you make the most out of a short tripMeet the locals: a sixth-generation waffle baker, a contemporary designer, and a choclatier
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Berlitz: Brussels Pocket Guide

Author: Berlitz

Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited

ISBN: 1780048394

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

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Berlitz Pocket Guide Brussels is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the very best that this quintessentially European city has to offer. The Where To Go chapter details all the key sights. Start with the city's main square, the exquisite Grand'Place lined with tall, majestic guildhouses, then wander the medieval warren of narrow streets, lifting your gaze to admire the quirky Manneken-Pis, before heading for the Muse Magritte to admire the work of Belgium's great surrealist painter. There are also excursions to nearby Antwerp, Ghent and Bruges. Handy maps on the cover help you get around with ease. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of the Top 10 Attractions in the region, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day in Brussels. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from shopping in the elegant Galeries Royales St-Hubert to discovering Belgian comic strips at the Centre Belge de la Bande-Dessine. You'll also be armed with background information, including a brief history of the city and an Eating Out chapter covering its award-winning Belgian cuisine. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants, and an A-Z to equip you with all the practical information you will need.
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Top 10 Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent

Author: Antony Mason,DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465423133

Category: Travel

Page: 144

View: 7216

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp, and Ghent will lead you straight to the very best this region has to offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, vibrant festivals and lively nightlife, or want to find the best spot in Brussels for superb Belgium beer, this fully updated guide is the perfect companion. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars, and places to shop. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists--from the Top 10 purveyors of fine chocolate to the Top 10 Art Nouveau landmarks to the Top 10 restaurants, outdoor activities, shops, and hotels in the region. There's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. You'll find the insider knowledge you need to explore every corner of this region with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp, and Ghent. Now available in ePub format.
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Lonely Planet Paris

Author: Lonely Planet,Catherine Le Nevez,Christopher Pitts,Nicola Williams

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1786573091

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 2067

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Paris is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Stroll through the iconic cityscape; marvel at the abundance of museums bursting with masterpieces; or savour the moment at a Parisian brasserie; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Paris and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Paris: 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 Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, fashion, architecture, music, art, film, literature Free, convenient pull-out Paris map (included in print version), plus over 45 colour maps Covers Eiffel Tower, Champs-Elysees, Louvre, Les Halles, Montmartre, Le Marais, Menilmontant, Belleville, Bastille, Ile de la Cite, Ile St-Louis, Latin Quarter, St-Germain, Les Invalides, Montparnasse 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 Paris , our most comprehensive guide to Paris, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for just the highlights of Paris? Check out Pocket Paris, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, gift and lifestyle books and stationery, as well as an award-winning website, magazines, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
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Brussels

Author: Helen Townsend

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780751348279

Category: Antwerp (Belgium)

Page: 192

View: 8648

Brussels is the EU capital and has a huge variety of tourist attractions. Stay in the art deco Hotel Mondiale, then see the work of Breughel or Magritte at one of Brussel's many museums and galleries, before having a break at a cafe and enjoying some of Belgium's famous beer. Enjoy it all with Eyewitness Travel Guides.
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The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels

Author: Derek Blyth

Publisher: Uitgeverij Luster

ISBN: 9789460580925

Category: Travel

Page: 256

View: 8062

An introduction to 500 unusual places and details that are little known to Belgians and tourists.
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Rick Steves Belgium: Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp & Ghent

Author: Rick Steves,Gene Openshaw

Publisher: Rick Steves

ISBN: 1631216104

Category: Travel

Page: 364

View: 1370

Stroll through medieval squares past soaring bell towers and along quiet canals: with Rick Steves on your side, Belgium can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Belgium: Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp & Ghent you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Belgium Rick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites Top sights and hidden gems, from the European Parliament and Flanders Fields to boutique breweries and cozy cafés with perfect Belgian fries How to connect with culture: Lose yourself in the work of the Flemish masters, sample fine chocolates, and sip craft beers with friendly locals Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight The best places to eat, sleep, and relax Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and incredible museums Detailed maps for exploring on the go Useful resources including a packing list, Dutch and French phrase books, a historical overview, and recommended reading Over 300 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down Complete, up-to-date information on Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, and more Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Belgium: Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp & Ghent.
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Lonely Planet Moscow

Author: Lonely Planet,Mara Vorhees,Leonid Ragozin

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1787019462

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 5626

Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Moscow is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gawk at Red Square and the city’s countless glittering domes, lose yourself in a performance at the Bolshoi, or brush up on your Cold War history; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Moscow and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet’s Moscow 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 - history, art, literature, music, architecture, performing arts, Moscow today Covers the Kremlin and Red Square, Tverskoy, Presnya, Arbat, Khamovniki, Zamoskvorechie, Meshchansky, Basmanny, 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 Moscow, our most comprehensive guide to Moscow, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for just the highlights of Moscow? Check out Pocket Moscow & St Petersburg, a handy-sized guide focused on the can’t-miss sights for a quick trip. Travelling further afield? Check out Lonely Planet’s Russia guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer; St Petersburg for a guide to the city’s most popular attractions, andTrans-Siberian Railway, focused on the can’t-miss sights for a trip of a lifetime. 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. Note: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images found in the physical edition
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Lonely Planet Pocket Phuket

Author: Lonely Planet,Isabella Noble

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1760341630

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

View: 9214

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Phuket is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Find your perfect white beach, rock-climb at Railay Beach or dive in the aquamarine waters of the Similan Island; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Phuket and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Phuket: 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 Over 10 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 Phuket Town, Hat Patong, Hat Karon, Hat Kata, Rawai, Hat Kamala, Hat Surin, Ao Bang Thao, Thalang, Northern Beaches 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 Phuket, 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 Thailand for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Discover Thailand, a photo-rich guide that focuses on the country's best experiences. Looking to have a beach-centric trip? Check out Lonely Planet Thailand's Islands and Beaches. 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. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards winner in Favorite Travel Guide category for 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
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Rick Steves' Amsterdam, Bruges, and Brussels

Author: Rick Steves,Gene Openshaw

Publisher: Avalon Travel Publishing

ISBN: 9781566917193

Category: Travel

Page: 400

View: 3749

Offering a charming introduction to European travel based on the popular PBS travel series, these entertaining travel guides provide inside information on where to visit, what to see and do, where to stay, great places to eat, and how to get around quickly and economically, along with a close-up look at local culture, self-guided walking tours, fun side trips and excursions, colorful maps, and more.
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Explore Bruges

The Best Routes Around the City

Author: Insight Guides

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781780056593

Category: Travel

Page: 143

View: 7427

Bruges is one of Europe's most beautifully preserved medieval towns; its cobbled streets are lined with gabled alms houses and Gothic churches, their distinctive forms reflected in the glassy waters of the canals that flow through the town. But there's more to enjoy than history: the town has classy art galleries, fashionable boutiques, hearty food and cosy bars and cafes. Explore Bruges is part of a brand-new series and is the ideal pocket companion to this historic town: a full-colour guide containing 15 easy-to-follow routes which lead you from the busy main square dominated by its magnificent 14th-century belfry, via leafy streets to fascinating museums and the calm courtyard of the Beguin nuns. Insight's trademark cultural coverage perfectly sets the routes in context, with introductions to Bruges' entertainment, history and love of fine food and drink - don't leave town without sampling the famous mussels, beer, frites and chocolate. We also suggest tours to the surrounding area, including Ypres, with its poignant tributes to those who died on the Flanders battlefields. Whether you are new to the city or a repeat visitor, and however long your stay, Explore Bruges will help you discover the very best of this charming city.The best places to eat and drink are highlighted in each route and in the directory section, which also contains a wealth of practical advice, including hotels to suit all budgets. All routes are plotted on the pull-out map, and evocative photography captures the essence of the town.
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Lonely Planet Florence Encounter

Author: Lonely Planet,Robert Landon

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 1742205194

Category: Travel

Page: 192

View: 3418

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other'. New York Times. Full of color images and only the best of the city, Lonely Planet's Encounter Florence is the on-the-road necessity to get you to the heart of the city. Find the best attractions, restaurants, shops, theaters, galleries and more with our hyperlinked maps, top highlights and itineraries for short stays. With content broken down by neighborhood, Encounter guides make city travel easier than ever. Our experienced, passionate team of authors and local experts immerse themselves in each city they visit, finding and sharing the unique experiences, and practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. Florence is a living, breathing museum, heaving with ancient and wondrous works of art, while living a thoroughly modern, stylish life that will instruct future generations on the art of la dolce vita. Whether you're joining the beautiful people for an after-dinner constitutional in Piazza della Signoria or following the exciting Renaissance narrative in the canvases of the Uffizi, Florence will dazzle you. Local expert perspectives include observations on the changing face of Florence from mayor Matteo Renzi, design tips from a Florence graphic designer, art advice from the founder of a modern-art collective, insights into Florence heritage from the owner of a medieval castle and dining recommendations from a top city chef. Lonely Planet's Florence Encounter guide gives you twice the city in half the time. Inside Florence Encounter: Full color styling and images Maps Recommended points-of-interest - covering eating, going out, shopping, activities and attractions Short stay itineraries - so you can make the most of every moment Local experts reveal the city's secret gems Top 10 highlights - the definitive list of the not-to-miss city experiences City snapshots - peak inside the city's subcultures with information on the arts, history, going out and more. Special eBook enhancements: Scalable maps - zoom in on Lonely Planet maps for greater detail without losing resolution (does not require internet access) Geo-referenced Google Map pinpointing - enabling you to view any point-of-interest on Google maps (requires internet access). Comprehensive interlinking - hundreds of links to enable you to seamlessly flip between pages, jump between maps and reviews, or visit the websites of places we recommend Search - go straight to what you are looking for with the inbuilt search capability Add notes - touch a word to add notes and personalize your guidebook Bookmark - use bookmarks to quickly return to a page Dictionary - look up the meaning of any word Plus pinch and zoom images and scalable font size Written and researched by Robert Landon.
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