Author: Janis Turk
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2010-12-13
Austin and San Antonio is packed with cultural and natural attractions. Check out one of the 100 bands that play at the Austin City Limits Music Festival; enjoy great shopping and eating at the River Walk and Market Square; visit a historical site like the Alamo, Texas State Capital, or Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum; swim in the natural spring waters of the Barton Springs Pool; and hike or bike along the trails of the Barton Creek Greenbelt and Lady Bird Lake. Filled with tips and itinerary suggestions, hundreds of original color photos, dozens of annotated maps, thematic tours for every taste, and star-rated advice on where to eat, stay, shop, and have fun, this Frommer's Day by Day guide is the perfect accompaniment to any visit to Austin and San Antonio.
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: Mark Hiss
Release Date: 2008-06-03
Includes special-interest tours that appeal to families and golfers, plus an in-depth look at the musueums, gardens, and architecture of Balboa Park (including a tour of the famed San Diego Zoo) Neighborhood walking tours take travelers through the Gaslamp Quarter, La Jolla, and Coronado, and more An outdoors chapter highlights the area's best beaches and recommends hikes in Torrey Pines State Park With day trips to Julian, Tijuana, and the Anza-Borrego Desert 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
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: 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.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 San Francisco in ePub format will lead you straight to the very best San Francisco has to offer. Whether you're looking for things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the top place to eat, this guide is the perfect companion, taking the best of the printed guidebook and adding new eBook-only features. 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 ways to avoid the crowds. The guide is divided by area, each with its own photo gallery and clear maps pinpointing the top sights. You also can view each location in Google Maps if reading on an Internet-enabled device. Plan each day with our itineraries and see the sights in individual areas. You'll find the insider knowledge you need to explore every corner of the city in DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 San Francisco, now with a sleek new eBook design.
Author: Joe Fullman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2012-02-21
Frommer′s London Day by Day gives you the perfect pocket guide book to experience and enjoy this culturally and historically rich city in the simplest, smartest and most time–efficient way, letting you decide where to go and what to see according to your timeframe. With extensive insider knowledge and advice and honest reviews, this guide helps you to avoid time wasting and tourist traps; getting straight to the best of the UK capital with dozens of local and thematic tours alongside hundreds of photos and bulleted maps leading the way from sight to sight. Pinpointing where to stay, eat and shop in each location, as well as where to find the city′s best sights and hidden gems from Shakespeare′s Globe Theatre to Hampton Court Palace′s famous hedge maze, discovering London′s East End, boat trips on the River Thames or the Tate Modern art museum, this full–colour Day by Day guide covers everything you might want to see and more in this vibrant British city. Frommer′s London Day by Day includes: Special–Interest Tours pointing the way to unique experiences London has on offer, with specialised tours to see the Tudor masterpiece Hampton Court Palace, a tour of the East End, London′s must–see Royal highlights as well as a section on London for Kids. Full–day Tours giving mapped steps to the best sights to explore around the city, with different day–length tours to suit all travellers′ timeframes Invaluable up–to–date and need–to–know information is also provided in the "Savvy Traveller" chapter with useful contacts and websites for smarter travelling Dozens of full–colour maps inside, including fold–out London Underground map on the inside front cover as well as a detachable tear–resistant map in a waterproof resealing wallet at the back About Day by Day Guides Day by Day guides are short and punchy guides that quickly show you how to get the most of your stay. Using the special–interest tours in the books, you are able to quickly get a good idea of the geography of area and work out what you want to see. Day by Day guides show you how to explore in an interesting way, giving some really original choices for what to see and do. There′s a kind of science to organising your time on a trip, to avoid a lot of needless backtracking or overbooking and Day by Days provide this information in an accessible way. Each guide is full colour throughout and includes a free fold out map in a plastic case.
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.
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.
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.
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.