The Rough Guide to New York City

Author: Guides Rough,Sarah Hull,Stephen Keeling,Andrew Rosenberg

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9780241306338

Category: Travel

Page: 464

View: 2620

Discover the city that never sleeps with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to climb the Statue of Liberty, walk the High Line or visit a jazz club in Harlem, The Rough Guide to New York City will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way. Inside The Rough Guide to New York City - Independent, trusted reviews written in Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit. - Full-colour maps throughout and a handy city plan - navigate the backstreets of the Meatpacking District or Brooklyn's artsy Williamsburg without needing to get online. - Stunning, inspirational images Things not to miss - Rough Guides' rundown of New York's best sights and experiences. - Itineraries - carefully planned routes to help you organise your trip. - Detailed city coverage - whether visiting the big sights or venturing off the tourist trail, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way. Areas covered include- the Harbor Islands; the Financial District; Tribeca; Soho; Chinatown; Little Italy; Nolita; Lower East Side; the East Village; the West Village; Chelsea; the Meatpacking District; Union Square; Gramercy Park; the Flatiron District; Midtown East; Midtown West; Central Park; the Upper East Side; the Upper West Side; Morning side Heights; Harlem; north Manhattan; Brooklyn; Queens; the Bronx; Staten Island. Attractions include- the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art; the Statute of Liberty; the Empire State Building; 9/11 Museum; Grand Central; Museum of Modern Art; the High Line; the Whitney Museum of American Art. - Listings - honest and insightful reviews of all the best places to stay, eat, drink and shop, with options to suit every budget, along with the latest on New York's clubs, live-music venues, theatres, galleries and LGBT scene, plus in-depth sections on the city's sports and outdoor activities, festivals and events, and children's attractions. - Basics - essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, the media; tourist information; entry requirements and more - Background information - a Contexts chapter devoted to history, books and film.
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The Mini Rough Guide to New York City

Author: Andrew Rosenberg

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1848369301

Category: Travel

Page: 352

View: 312

The Mini Rough Guide to New York City is your essential companion to one of the world's most dynamic cities. It covers all the major sights and attractions in NYC, plus the practical, nitty-gritty information you'll need to make the most of your visit. The guide's introduction offers a lively city overview and a selection of 'things not to miss' - museums, architecture, green spaces, nightlife, cuisine and more. Then discover New York City by neighbourhood; from bustling Chinatown and once-bohemian Greenwich Village to the beautifully refurbished Lincoln Centre on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Find snappy reviews of hotels, restaurants and bars for every budget and taste, plus shops, clubs, galleries and more. It'll help you get around with clear, readable maps - grid referenced with all the top attractions and recommendations. Entertaining, engaging and opinionated, this guide is unbeatable. Make the most of your break with The Mini Rough Guide to New York City.
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The Rough Guide to New York City

Author: Andrew Rosenberg,Martin Dunford,Stephen Keeling

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1409353370

Category: Travel

Page: 464

View: 7885

The Rough Guide to New York City has detailed coverage of the city's sights and attractions and stunning photography throughout to illustrate its great buildings, iconic landmarks and distinctive neighbourhoods. Up-to-date listings, clear maps and extensive practical information will ensure you make the most of your time in the city. The introduction gives an overview of New York City; itineraries to help you explore neighbourhoods, discover great places to eat and escape the typical visitor's path; and a select list of things not to miss - the best museums, festivals, night-time activities and much more. The guide then goes from neighbourhood to neighbourhood across the boroughs: historic Financial District, Chelsea's High Line park, the churches of Harlem, Brooklyn's Coney Island and the furthest reaches of the Bronx. With essentials on how to get around, boxes on hidden gems in some of the most popular areas, and all kinds of top-5 lists, you'll be sure to find the best the city has to offer, whether you're a first-time or regular visitor. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to New York City. Now available in ePub format.
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The Rough Guide to New York City

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 024125843X

Category: Travel

Page: 464

View: 3308

The Rough Guide to New York City is the ultimate insider's guide to America's most exciting city. Whether you're here for world-class art at the Met, a blowout shop at Macy's or a ball game at Yankee Stadium, The Rough Guide to New York City is the perfect companion to a weekend city break or a longer stay. Inspirational photography, neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood accounts and detailed, full-colour maps help make sure you can find that backstreet Harlem jazz club or classic deli in Midtown. Updated by New Yorkers, Rough Guides give the lowdown on everything from the newly completed High Line and the renaissance of Brooklyn to the emerging food scene in Queens. Handy top 5 boxes give you quick round-ups of the best pizzerias, rooftop bars and more, while detailed background covers the rise and fall of Wall Street, 9/11 and New York's music heritage.
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The Rough Guide to New York City

Author: Martin Dunford,Jack Holland

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858288697

Category: Travel

Page: 522

View: 5135

Written by New York natives, this guide zeros in on Manhattan, the city's crown jewel, and its world-class museums, restaurants, clubs, and hotels, and then goes on to the rich and diverse outer boroughs, digging up the less obvious charms. 34 maps. of color maps.
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The Rough Guide to the USA

Author: Samantha Cook,Sarah Hull

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1405389524

Category: Travel

Page: 1088

View: 9087

The Rough Guide to the USA is your authoritative state-by-state guidebook to this vast and fascinating country. From Mardi Gras in New Orleans to New England in the fall, from the Las Vegas Strip to Yellowstone National Park; the introduction provides a lively overview of the 'things not to miss'. The country's history, culture and people are covered in depth throughout the guide, while clear and accurate maps for every region, state and major city provide the information you need to plan your trip. With detailed practical advice, whether you're looking for great places to eat and drink or inspiring accommodation and the most exciting places to party, you'll find the solution. Count on plenty of expert advice on a wide range of activities, from touring Louisiana's Cajun country to experiencing New York City's nightlife, making The Rough Guide to the USA your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to the USA. Now available in epub format.
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The Rough Guide to New York City Restaurants

Author: Daniel Young

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843530985

Category: Travel

Page: 480

View: 8126

New York's 18,000 restaurants guarantee an almost infinite diversity and choice. They also make settling on a place to eat an extremely challenging prospect. This guide aims to make that process a little simpler. There are 350 reviews covering all budgets and boroughs, from Brooklyn's Indian eateries to the finest French restaurants on the Upper East Side. The only criterion for entry into the book is a thorough recommendation.
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The Rough Guide to Rome

Author: Martin Dunford

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241008158

Category: Travel

Page: 360

View: 4072

The Rough Guide to Rome, now in full color throughout, is the most readable introduction to the sights and attractions of one of the greatest cities on earth. This guide's user-friendly format, beautiful photos, and color-coded maps present everything you need to know about Rome's iconic landmarks, ancient buildings, and distinctive neighborhoods, as well as the inside track on the best of the city's restaurants, wine bars, shops, markets, and much more. With features on the best places for Roman pizza, the city's best hotel bars, cutting-edge cuisine, and expert history on art and architecture, The Rough Guide to Rome has everything you need to make the most of your stay. There's no better single-volume guide to Rome. Now available in ePub format.
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New York City Directions

Author: Martin Dunford,Adrien Glover

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 1843533227

Category: Travel

Page: 240

View: 3375

Provides information on dining, accommodations, nightlife, shopping, landmarks, and side trips.
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New York

Author: Beth Greenfield,Robert Reid,Ginger Adams Otis

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 9783829715775

Category:

Page: 528

View: 8065

Die 1. deutsche Ausgabe des Lonely-Planet-Führers ist ein prall gefülltes Reisehandbuch für aktive, entdeckungsfreudige Individualreisende. Kompakte Einführung in Stadtleben, Kunst, Kultur, Architektur und Geschichte. Die Sehenswürdigkeiten sind gegliedert nach den Stadtteilen, mit 8 hilfreichen Vorschlägen für Spaziergänge zu Themen wie Mode, Wolkenkratzer, Jazz u.a. Umfangreiches Adressenmaterial und Infos für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel bieten die Kapitel zu Essen, Ausgehen, Aktivitäten, Unterhaltung, Shoppen, Schlafen. Abschließend gibt es Ausflugstipps in die Umgebung und allgemeine reisepraktische Informationen. 3 Themenblöcke mit Fotos zu Central Park, Architektur und Stadtkaleidoskop bringen Farbe in das nüchterne, schwarz-blau-graue Layout. Hervorragend übersichtlich ist das Kartenmaterial, ein besonderes Plus der extra Cityplan. New-York-Neulinge finden mit M. Brinke (Reise-Know-how; BA 3/07) und W. Skrentny (DuMont-TB; BA 12/06) eventuell einen besseren Einstieg in den "Big Apple". Neugierige New-York-Kenner werden gerne mit Lonely Planet auf neuen Touren die Stadtviertel erkunden. (2)
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Pocket Rough Guide New York City

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 0241304784

Category: Travel

Page: 208

View: 8221

Whether you have got an afternoon, a weekend or longer, the Pocket Rough Guide New York City brings together the best and most exciting things to do in New York. The Best of New York section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, including climbing to the crown of the Statue of Liberty, classic New York City restaurants and rooftop bars, plus the coolest neighbourhoods. The comprehensive Places coverage is divided by area and written in the Rough Guides trademark honest and informative style, fully updated with the relocated Whitney Museum and ambitious One World Trade Center. Pocket Rough Guide New York City also includes expanded Outer Boroughs coverage, so you can explore Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island. The Pocket Rough Guide New York City shows you world famous museums, stunning Manhattan viewpoints and cool art spaces, plus expert itineraries help you see New York City whatever your budget. Hotels, hostels, b&bs, restaurants and markets, shops, bars, clubs and music venues are clearly marked on the full-colour neighbourhood maps, and there's a handy pull-out map so you don't miss a thing.
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The Rough Guide to the Beatles

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 184836752X

Category: Music

Page: 336

View: 5619

The Beatles are the ultimate band - the most popular, the most respected, the most influential. The Rough Guide to the Beatles covers every aspect of the Fab Four, delving deep into the Beatles music, lyrics, movies and the Beatles solo careers. Features include: The Story: from Liverpool clubs to Beatlemania. The Music: incisive reviews of every Beatles and solo album and new Beatle Music from George Martin's son Giles. The Canon: the inside track on the 50 greatest songs. On Screen: the movies, the promos and the TV appearances and new coverage of the upcoming Rock Band-style video game of Beatle music. The Fifth Beatle: George Martin, Yoko Ono, Magic Alex and other contenders as well as the resignation and death of Neil Aspinall. Beatleology: the best books, the weirdest covers, the most obsessive websites, the obscurest trivia. This updated edition includes new material on Cirque Du Soleil 's acclaimed Love Show - the only officially endorsed Beatles theatrical presentation, Paul McCartney's albums Memory Almost Full, Ecce Cor Meum and Electric Arguments and the media circus surrounding the McCartney/ Mills divorce. All you need is this!
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New York City

The Rough Guide

Author: Martin Dunford,Jack Holland

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781858282961

Category: Travel

Page: 479

View: 3021

Describes the sights, museums, shops, and restaurants of New York City and surveys the attractions of the rest of the state
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The Rough Guide to the Loire

Author: James McConnachie

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843532576

Category: Travel

Page: 384

View: 3290

The brand-new Rough Guide to The Loire is the essential guide to one of France''s most popular regions. A World Heritage Site, The Loire is famed for its soft, fertile countryside and a marvellous parade of châteaux. The main section of the guide has informed accounts of every attraction from the fascinating troglodyte dwellings carved out of rock-faces around Saumur to the compelling gardens at Villandry. The listings tell you where to find the best wines, the tastiest goat''s cheese and the most interesting places to stay. There are maps and plans throughout and a full-colour introductory section listing the author''s favourite ''things not to miss''. In the contexts section there is detailed background on the region''s culture, cuisine, wine, festivals and history.
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Music USA

The Rough Guide

Author: Richie Unterberger,Samb Hicks

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781858284217

Category: Music

Page: 486

View: 4150

Describes the musical heritage of the United States and the development of styles such as jazz, rock, pop, country, folk, and blues
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Top 10 New York

Author: Eleanor Berman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783734205088

Category:

Page: 192

View: 503

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USA

The Rough Guide

Author: Samantha Cook,Tim Perry,Greg Ward

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781858285276

Category: United States

Page: 1202

View: 3270

This comprehensive state-by-state guide looks at every corner of the United States, with details listings of hotels, restaurants, roadside attractions, and historical monuments. 79 maps. 12 color photos.
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The Rough Guide to England

Author: Robert Andrews,Rough Guides (Firm).

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843532491

Category: Travel

Page: 1216

View: 6708

The Rough Guide to England is the definitive guide to this fascinating country, Features include: bull; bull;Full-colour section introducing England's highlights. bull;Informed accounts of every attraction from the Eden project in Cornwall to the Baltic arts centre in Newcastle. bull;Incisive reviews of the best places to stay, eat, drink and shop - and much more. bull;Practical tips on everything from cycling coast to coast to hiking in the Yorkshire Dales. bull;Expert background on the culture, history and wildlife of the country. bull;Maps and plans for every region.
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The Rough Guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands

Author: Rob Humphreys,Donald Reid

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 9781843532699

Category: Travel

Page: 576

View: 2137

The third edition of the Rough Guide to the Scottish Highlands and Islands is the complete handbook to this dramatic and varied region. There are lively accounts of every attraction, from castles, lochs and mountains, to deserted beaches and classic train journeys. For every town and village there are insightful reviews of places to stay, eat and drink that give a refreshingly candid opinion. The authors also provide practical tips on the many outdoor activities available, from munro bagging to skiing and mountain biking.
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