Author: Maribeth Mellin
Release Date: 2016-11
Genre: San Diego (Calif.)
San Diego is a touristic magnet, attracting an estimated 40 million tourists a year. That's not surprising: the city boasts some of the most fascinating museum and historic sights in the nation, plus a vibrant nightlife scene (including cutting-edge restaurants), eye-candy nature sights and postcard-perfect beaches. Frommer's San Diego day by day advises the reader how to see the best of everything--in the smartest, most time-efficient way. The book contains: - The best of San Diego in one, two or three days, plus thematic tours for every interest, schedule or taste. - Walking tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods, from the Gaslamp Quarter to La Jolla and Coronado. - Scores of evocative color photographs. - Bulleted maps that show the reader how to get from place to place, plus a tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet. - Highly opinionated appraisals of hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets from luxury to backpacker. - Exact pricing so there's never any guessing. - Detailed information on the best outdoor adventures, beaches and day trip.
Author: Mark Hiss
Release Date: 2011-09-06
Free full-color, foldout map Completely updated every year Insider advice on avoiding the crowds as you explore some of San Diego's most popular attractions, from the world-famous animal parks to the many museums of Balboa Park. There's a whole chapter of walking tours, and several cool side trips, ranging from soaking up Knott's Berry Farm to heading south of the border to Tijuana. Where to find the best cuisine, including the best of San Diego's traditionally fabulous Mexican restaurants; the fresh, fresh seafood; and the latest outposts of the "farm to table" movement; along with a blow-by-blow (or brew by brew) analysis of the vaunted beer scene. Insightful commentary on San Diego's arts scene, from museums, to the theatrical and musical highlights, as well as the wide-ranging nightlife, music, comedy and club scene, including a rundown of GLBT nightlife. Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their destinations--they tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful way. Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no other guides offer such detailed, candid reviews of hotels and restaurants. We include the very best, but also emphasize moderately priced choices for real people. User-friendly features including star ratings and special icons to point readers to great finds, excellent values, insider tips, best bets for kids, special moments, and overrated experiences.
These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Full-color package at an affordable price Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions Foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information Tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet Handy pocket-sized trim Los Angeles Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the city. This attractively priced, four-color guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of Los Angeles in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Los Angeles Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find: Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include tours of the city's best architectural sights, downtown Los Angeles, the best sites for film lovers, and more. Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions clue readers in on great finds and values Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info
Author: Mark Hiss
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2011-04-19
Frommer's California Day by Day features regional and city itineraries that will help you maximize your time while touring the country's top sights. Tour the fabulous beaches of the Central Coast, hike through national parks in the High Sierra and Southern California Deserts, sip your way through Napa and Sonoma's wineries, and take in the stunning natural landscapes of Big Sur. Our authors, longtime Calfiornia experts, hit all the highlights, from the San Diego Zoo to Los Angeles' Getty Center to San Francisco' Golden Gate Park. They'e checked out all of the country' best hotels and restaurants in person, and offer authoritative, candid reviews that will help you find the choices that suit your tastes and budget. You'll also get coverage of shopping and nightlife in the major cities; detailed full-color maps; 750 full-color photos, a full chapter on California' history, culture, and natural landscapes, information on special-interest tours, and advice on planning a successful California vacation. Frommer's California Day by Day also includes a color fold-out map.
Author: Julia Kamysz Lane
Release Date: 2009-11-19
New Orleans Day by Day will include: Tours for travelers with interests ranging from history to cemeteries to literature. Neighborhood walks covering the French Quarter, the Garden District, and Uptown. An outdoors chapter detailing Audubon Park, the Moon Walk along the Mississippi River, and City Park. Full coverage of New Orleans’ thriving restaurant, nightlife, shopping, and arts scenes. Side trips including visits to the Great River Road plantations and Cajun Country.
Author: Ian Anderson
Publisher: Avalon Travel
Release Date: 2015-08-04
Local surfer and writer Ian Anderson offers an insider’s view of San Diego in this new full-color guidebook, from surfing at Tourmaline to exploring the expansive San Diego Zoo. Ian includes great trip ideas such as "The Best of San Diego", an itinerary for those who want the best of what San Diego has to offer and "Must-Try Mexican Food," covering the wide variety of incredible traditional cuisine from across the border , as well as vibrant photos and helpful maps. Packed with information on dining, transportation, and accommodations, Moon San Diego has lots of options for a range of travel budgets. With advice on where to sample the city's local craft beers and hike in Mission Trails Regional Park, Moon San Diego gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
A fantastic garden journey that only California can provide In The California Garden Tour, veteran travel writer Donald Olson highlights 50 outstanding public gardens and provides all the information you need to make the most of your visit. From San Francisco and the East Bay to Palm Springs and San Diego, Olson includes iconic gardens like the Getty Center, new favorites like Alcatraz, and uniquely Californian destinations like Lotusland and Sunnylands. The easy-to-use format includes visitor information, an evocative description, and full color photography for each garden.
Author: Robert Smyth
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2012-02-21
Map your own adventure. New England Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see New England. · Packed with more than 100 detailed full–color maps and hundreds of full–color photos · 90 regional and city itineraries that will help you maximize your time while touring New England′s top sights. Tour the fabulous scenery of Vermont′s Green Mountains, dine on fresh–from–the–sea lobster along Maine′s rugged coast, get lost in Connecticut′s lovely and historic Litchfield Hills, explore the Berkshires′ literary history, bask in the sun on Cape Cod′s beaches, or relive history on Boston′s Freedom Trail. · Our authors, longtime New England experts, hit all the highlights, from Boston′s Museum of Fine Arts to the region′s fall foliage to Maine′s Acadia National Park. They′ve checked out all of the region′s best hotels and restaurants in person, and offer authoritative, candid reviews that will help you find the choices that suit your tastes and budget. · You′ll also get coverage of shopping and nightlife in the major cities; a full chapter on New England′s rich history and culture, information on special–interest tours, and advice on planning a successful New England vacation. · The cultural “Spotlight” sections take a closer look at the most compelling aspects of New England culture and include the Salem Witch Trials, historic Fenway Park, and fall and rise of the Pequot tribe. · Frommer′s New England Day by Day also includes a color fold–out map.
Author: Barry Shelby
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2012-02-13
Edinburgh & Glasgow Day By Day is the perfect pocket guide book for independent travellers providing a practical, colourful format with useful, clear maps and expertly designed tours. The guide highlights the must-see places and offers knowledgeable opinion on where to stay, eat and shop. Includes special interest tours covering the remarkable architecture of Edinburgh and Glasgow, the best art galleries, fun family-friendly attractions and fascinating, literary destinations to head to in Edinburgh. Details neighbourhood walking tours through Edinburgh's Royal Mile, Southside, New Town and Leith. Includes suggestions for one, two and three day tours in Edinburgh and Glasgow. Features outdoor tours: head up to Arthur's Seat for breathtaking views or to the port of Leith via the attractive Dean Village. Read about the best places to dine out: try some of the delicious local seafood or splash out at a Michelin starred restaurant owned by one of the country's top chefs. Find the ideal place to stay, whatever your budget: choose from historic landmark hotels, to cosy B&Bs and Boutique Georgian townhouse hotels. Find the perfect evening entertainment, from clubbing or watching live musicians to opera and cutting-edge theatre. Get top tips on making the most of your visit to the Edinburgh festival. Contents Favourite Moments The Best Full Day Tours: One, Two and Three Days. The Best Special Interest Tours: Historic, Art, Family and Literary. The Best Neighbourhood Walks: The Royal Mile, Southside, New Town and Leith. Edinburgh: Best Shopping. The Great Outdoors: Arthur's Seat and Leith. Edinburgh: Best Dining. Edinburgh: Best Nightlife. Edinburgh Best Arts and Entertainment. Edinburgh: Best Hotels. The Best of Glasgow: One, Two and Three Day Tours; Architecture Tour; West End Walk; Best Dining; Best Hotels; Best Shopping; Best Nightlife/Arts & Entertainment. The Savvy Traveller: Before You Go; Getting There; Getting Around; Fast Facts; A Brief History.
Author: Matthew Poole
Release Date: 2012-12-10
Full-color throughout Free full-color, foldout map Insider advice on how to get the most out of the Golden State, from its city lights and wine-growing regions to its ancient redwood forests, beaches, deserts, lakes, and mountains. Learn where to get free tickets to TV tapings in LA, hear about the best hiking paths in the state's top parks, and get tips from local celebrities like Top Chef Just Desserts winner, Yigit Pura, who tells you where to find his favorite desserts in his hometown, San Francisco. Where to find the best wine bars in San Francisco, the most scenic stretches of highway along the coast, the best food trucks in LA, the best beaches in San Diego, and the best golf courses, parks, wineries, and museums for kids throughout the state. Insightful commentary on getting the most out of a tasting at a winery, finding a hotel to match your needs on any budget, and planning an itinerary of one or more regions--from the Pacific Coast highway in 1 Week to Tahoe & Yosemite in 1 Week to 1 Week for Food & Wine Lovers. Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their destinations--they tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful way. Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no other guides offer such detailed, candid reviews of hotels and restaurants. We include the very best, but also emphasize moderately priced choices for real people. User-friendly features including star ratings and special icons to point readers to great finds, excellent values, insider tips, best bets for kids, special moments, and overrated experiences.
Now available in ePub format. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: San Diego will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspots; this guide is the perfect companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals - there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs and explore every corner effortlessly with DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: San Diego. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: San Diego - showing you what others only tell you.
The authors provide their preferences in lodgings, meals, attractions and shopping, carefully balanced to offer either luxury or thrift, in a book that features website info, hours, closest public transportation and more for each entry. Includes maps and charts. Original.