The Rough Guide to Canada is the ultimate travel guide to this immense country. In full colour throughout, with clear maps, detailed coverage, suggested itineraries and regional highlights, there are independent author recommendations for hotels, restaurants, cafés and bars from Toronto and Montréal to Vancouver, and from the east coast to the far north. The Rough Guide to Canada is also packed full of practical advice on exploring Canada's untamed wilderness, from hiking or skiing in the Rockies to canoeing through British Columbia's lakes, and from whale watching to looking out for grizzly bears. Whether you're camping in one of the many beautiful national parks, heli-skiing in the mountains or going in search of the northern lights, this book will give you all the practical advice you need for an amazing adventure. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Canada.
The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Toronto is the ultimate travel guide to Canada's largest city. It leads you through the city with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from uber cool Queen Street West to the sprawling Distillery District and the outstanding Art Gallery of Ontario to TIFF, the Toronto International Film Festival. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you make the most of your trip, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Torontocovers Downtown Toronto, Uptown Toronto, the waterfront and the Toronto Islands. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to Canada, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Toronto, including accommodation, transport, food, drink, costs, health and spectator sports. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to Canada. The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Toronto is equivalent to 68 printed pages.
The Rough Guide to Montréal is your definitive guide to this delightful city. From the churches and cobblestone streets of Vieux-Montréal to the parks and gardens sprinkled throughout the city, the full-colour introduction highlights all the ‘things-not-to-miss’. There are insider reviews of all the best places to stay, eat and drink, whatever your budget, with the new ‘Author’s Pick’ feature highlighting the very best options. There is extensive coverage of Québec City, as well as the Laurentian Mountains and Eastern Townships. The guide also takes and insightful look at Montréal’s history and background and comes complete with maps and plans for every neighbourhood. The Rough Guide to Montréal is like having a local friend plan your trip!
Montreal and Quebec City are like outposts of European culture in the heart of Canada just hours from the US, distinctively Canadian but with a palpable French spirit. The Rough Guide to Montreal takes you through everything in great detail, providing informative and entertaining accounts of what the city has to offer in terms of attractions, restaurants, accomodation and its vibrant nightlife. There is extensive coverage of Quebec City, as well as the snow-capped peaks of the Laurentian Mountains and Eastern Townships, all accessible day-trips from Montreal. In each chapter there are detailed maps and plans covering every neighbourhood. The contexts section includes a useful French language section and glossary.
The Rough Guide Snapshot to Ontario is the ultimate travel guide to this beautiful part of Canada. It guides you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from the mighty Niagara Falls to Algonquin Provincial Park and from the attractive capital of Ottawa to the Georgian Bay islands. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you have the best trip possible, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to Canada, with all the practical information you need for travelling in Canada, including transport, food, drink, costs, and outdoor activities. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to Canada. The Toronto Rough Guide Snapshot is available separately.Now available in ePub format.
'The Rough Guide to Canada' is the complete handbook to one of the world's largest countries. There is topical coverage on every Canadian city, practical tips on different activities and evocative accounts of the landscapes
THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CANADA is the definitive handbook to this diverse country. Features include: Full-colour section introducing Canada's highlights. Detailed accounts of the big cities and small towns, from cosmopolitan Toronto and atmospheric Québec City to the Gold Rush-era relies of the Yukon. Discriminating reviews of hundreds of hotels, restaurants, bars and clubs to suit all tastes and budgets. Practical advice on a range of activities, from hiking and skiing in Banff to fishing and sailing in the Maritime Provinces. Expert background on Canada's history, wildlife and its aboriginal peoples. Maps and plans covering the entire country.
Author: Phil Lee
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
Release Date: 2007-07-26
From lush wilderness to urban adventure The Rough Guide to Canada is your definitive guide to this diverse country. The section introduces the best Canada has to offer, from cosmopolitan Toronto to the thundering Niagra and the country's spectacular natural wonders. This revised 6th edition contains insider tips and colour sections on national parks, art and architecture. The guide includes plenty of practical information on Canada's amazing array of outdoor pursuits including sailing and fishing in the Maritime Provinces and snowboarding and skiing in Banff. There are comprehensive reviews of the best places to eat, drink and stay to suit all tastes and budgets. This guide also takes a detailed look at Canada's extraordinary history, wildlife and aboriginal peoples, and comes complete with new maps and plans for every area. The Rough Guide to Canada is like having a local friend plan your trip!
The Rough Guide to Toronto is the ultimate travel guide with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions Canada's largest metropolis has to offer. Discover the varied and exciting city of Toronto; whether taking a 'Mad of the Mist' boat tour of the breathtaking Niagara Falls, grooving to the beat of the street life on Queen Street West or ice skating at New City Hall, The Rough Guide to Toronto makes sure you make the most out of your time in Toronto.Packed with detailed, practical advice on what to see and do in Toronto, this guide provides reliable, up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels in Toronto, recommended restaurants and nightlife attractions, with tips on everything from festivals to shopping, for all budgets. Featuring detailed coverage on a full range of attractions; from the CN Tower and Kensington Market, to the tranquil Georgian Bay Islands National Park, you'll find expert tips on exploring Toronto's amazing attractions, with an authoritative background on Toronto's history. Explore all corners of Toronto with the clearest maps of any guide. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Toronto.
Author: Phil Lee
Publisher: Rough Guides
Release Date: 2003
The Rough Guide to Toronto is a complete guide to Canada's most diverse city. The guide opens with a full colour introduction to the city's highlights in the glossy 'Things Not to Miss' section with photos of attractions and sights from the CN Tower to Union Station. With informative and entertainingly written accounts, the guide reveals each of the city's many distinct neighbourhoods and the tranquil Toronto islands. There are discriminating reviews of the best places to eat, drink and stay, plus coverage of the arts scene, with features on Toronto's literary and theatre heritage. There is also extensive coverage given to day-trips from the city, including Niagara Falls and the Severn Sound.
The Rough Guide to Vancouver is the essential companion to one of the world's most majestic cities with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions. From soaking up some high-speed ice hockey at a Vancouver Canucks game to admiring the cities glorious panaramas by sea plane, discover Vancouver's highlights inspired by dozens of photos. Find detailed historical coverage of the must-see sights and practical advice on getting around the city whilst relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops, cafés and restaurants for all budgets. The Rough Guide to Vancouver includes two sections on Eating Out in Vancouver and The Great Outdoors with insider tips on spectating and enjoying the countless sports opportunities on offer all year round. Rely on expert insider tips on where to find comedy, theatre and live music, ideas for entertaining children plus details for excursions out of the city to Victoria, The Gulf of Islands, Whistler and the Sunshine Coast. Explore every corner of Vancouver with clear maps and expert backgound on everything from Pacific Rim cuisine to Vancouver's aboriginal cultures. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Vancouver.
The Rough Guide to Argentina is the ultimate guide to one of the world's most exciting countries. Features lively coverage of all the attractions of Buenos Aires, the scintillating capital city and vivid accounts of the spectacularly varied landscapes, from the jungles of Misiones to windswept Ushuaia, the world's southernmost town. Includes comprehensive reviews of the best places to stay, eat and drink, in every region and budget, as well as informative background on Argentinian history and culture, including the birth of tango, the rise of Perón and the religion of football.
Vancouver is a city on the move a city that has been in a state of perpetual change for several decades. From a large ethnic population to its beautiful landscapes and new position as the Hollywood of the north, the Rough Guide to Vancouver covers it all. Includes lively accounts of all the sights and neighbourhoods, from the animated streets of Gastown to the semi-wilderness of Stanley Park, with in-depth coverage of beautiful Victoria, along with excursions to the Sunshine Coast and Whistler and discriminating reviews of the best places to eat, drink, and stay, to suit every budget.