The Rough Guide to South India and Kerala

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9780241332894
Release Date: 2017-10-05
Genre: Travel

One of the world's most exciting destinations, South India and Kerala offers majestic temples, exotic wildlife, spectacular festivals and thousands of kilometres of tropical coastline. Written by Rough Guides' team of India experts, this brand-new Rough Guide offers the best blend of critical reviews, in-depth background and tell-it-like it is advice on everything from yoga retreats and beaches to spotting wild tigers and elephants. Also inside The Rough Guide to South India and Kerala: · Get inspired with our trademark "things not to miss" and "author picks" by local experts · Learn how to book a train ticket, what to eat and cultural tips in our travel basics section. · Read features on trekking in the Cardamom Hills, discovering the sacred sites of Tamil Nadu or exploring the lazy backwaters of Kerala · Find your way across every inch of South India with full-colour maps and easy-to-follow city and temple plans · Read the most detailed background on South Indian history, architecture and wildlife in contexts · Try speaking Tamil, Telugu or Malayalam with our handy language section Includes Goa, Kerala, Mumbai, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and the Andaman Islands. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to South India and Kerala.

The Rough Guide to India

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9780241295397
Release Date: 2016-10-03
Genre: Travel

Thoroughly revised and revamped with expanded coverage for its tenth edition, The Rough Guide to India is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's great travel destinations. From the majestic landscapes of the Himalayas to the tropical backwaters of Kerala, the Rough Guide covers this endlessly fascinating country in unparalleled depth, with crystal-clear mapping and stunning photography throughout. Rough Guides' team of experts bring you all the major headline sights, from the "Golden Triangle" of Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan to the beaches of Goa, and insider knowledge on new and off-the-beaten-track destinations, such as up-and-coming beach resorts and newly created wildlife reserves, with the most reliable background coverage available. You'll also find practical tips on the latest developments in this fast-changing destination, from the new e-Tourist visa programme (making it easier and cheaper to visit than ever before) to the explosion in B&Bs, home stays and hostels, the rise in adventure travel and even the incipient craft beer scene. Whether you're planning the holiday of a lifetime or a six-month backpacking adventure, The Rough Guide to India will ensure you don't miss a thing.

The Rough Guide to Kerala

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9781405388047
Release Date: 2010-11-01
Genre: Travel

The Rough Guide to Kerala will guide you through India's tropical southwest tip, with reliable information and clearly explained cultural background. Whether you're looking for great places to eat and drink, inspiring accommodation or the most exciting things to see and do, you'll find the solution. Discover Kerala with stunning photography and information on everything from the best beaches and lagoon resorts to treehouse hideaways on tea plantations in the hills. Plus, you'll find extensive coverage of attractions in the region, from the tranquil beaches, backwaters and rice barges to elephant processions, kathakali dance drama and temple festivals. Accurate maps, backed up by full-colour sections showcasing the state's vibrant theatre traditions, make The Rough Guide to Kerala your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to Kerala.

The Rough Guide to India

Author: David Abram
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1843530899
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Travel

The guide to India is a useful handbook to an extraordinary country. The introductory colour section includes photography of the country's many highlights in the 42 Things Not To Miss section, from boating on the backwaters of Kerala to taking in a cricket match at the Oval Maiden in Mumbai. It provides comprehensive accounts of every attraction from the vibrant cities and elaborate temples to Himalayan peaks and palm-fringed beaches. There is also practical advice on activities as diverse as camel trekking in the Rajasthan desert, rafting on the Indus and hiking through the lunar landscapes of Ladakh. The listings sections provide hundreds of insider reviews of the best hotels, hostels, restaurants, bars, shops and museums in every city and village. The authors also give an informed insight into India's history, politics, religion, music and cinema, providing a valuable context to the reader's trip.

The Rough Guide to South India

Author: David Abram
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1843531038
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Travel

'The Rough Guide to South India' is the essential handbook to this fascinating region. The guide opens with a full colour section introducing the region's highlights with some inspirational photography and essential information on the region's diverse attractions, from enjoying an ayurvedic massage to exploring the ruins at Hampi. 'The Rough Guide' offers comprehensive and practical advice on everything from finding the best places to stay and the most comfortable means of transport, to spotting elephants in the Cardamon Hills and negotiating Mumbai. The guide also provides a lucid and informative insight into South India's history, religions, architecture, music and dance. There are also maps and plans for every region and town.

Kerala

Author: David Abram
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 1843538539
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Travel

Explore every corner of one of India's most colouful states using the clearest maps of any guide. Choose where to go and what to see, inspired by dozens of photos. Read expert background on everything from ritual - theatre to the Keralan backwaters. Rely on our selection of the best places to stay, eat and party, for every budget. It's like having a local friend help plan your trip.

The Rough Guide to India

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 024124319X
Release Date: 2016-10-03
Genre: Travel

"Thoroughly revised and revamped with expanded coverage for its tenth edition, The Rough Guide to India is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's great travel destinations. From the majestic landscapes of the Himalayas to the tropical backwaters of Kerala, the Rough Guide covers this endlessly fascinating country in unparalleled depth, with crystal-clear mapping and stunning photography throughout. Rough Guides' team of experts bring you all the major headline sights, from the "Golden Triangle" of Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan to the beaches of Goa, and insider knowledge on new and off-the-beaten-track destinations, such as up-and-coming beach resorts and newly created wildlife reserves, with the most reliable background coverage available. You'll also find practical tips on the latest developments in this fast-changing destination, from the new e-Tourist visa programme (making it easier and cheaper to visit than ever before) to the explosion in B&Bs, home stays and hostels, the rise in adventure travel and even the incipient craft beer scene. Whether you're planning the holiday of a lifetime or a six-month backpacking adventure, The Rough Guide to India will ensure you don't miss a thing."

South India

Author: David Abram
Publisher:
ISBN: 1858284694
Release Date: 1999
Genre: India, South

Exploring India's most alluring region in greater detail even than the Rough Guide to India, the South India guide is the ultimate handbook to an absorbing world. In the south, the coconut groves seem more green and the rice paddies luminescent, people's faces darker brown and the vermillion caste marks smeared on them arrestingly red. Southern India is one of the more relaxed, congenial parts of Asia to explore, and the Rough Guide unswervingly points you in the right direction, whether you need a bus ticket to Ooty, an air-con room in Kovalam or advice about the Andamans.

South India

Author:
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 1858287456
Release Date: 2001
Genre: India, South

Exploring India's most alluring region in greater detail even than the Rough Guide to India, the South India guide is the ultimate handbook to an absorbing world. In the south, the coconut groves seem more green and the rice paddies luminescent, people's faces darker brown and the vermillion caste marks smeared on them arrestingly red. Southern India is one of the more relaxed, congenial parts of Asia to explore, and the Rough Guide unswervingly points you in the right direction, whether you need a bus ticket to Ooty, an air-con room in Kovalam or advice about the Andamans.

The Rough Guide to India

Author: David Abram
Publisher:
ISBN: 1409366707
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Travel

Provides advice on planning a trip to India, presents descriptions of the highlights in each part of the country, and offers information about restaurants, nightspots, shops, and lodging.

The Rough Guide to Genes Cloning

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9781848362246
Release Date: 2007-04-26
Genre: Science

What exactly is a gene? How does cloning actually work? Are designer babies a bad idea? Could we ever clone a human? The Rough Guide To Genes & Cloning answers all these questions and more. From the inside story of cells and their structure and the sleuths who cracked the genetic code to DNA cloning, twins and Dolly the sheep. Illustrated throughout with helpful pictures and diagrams, this Rough Guide turns the microscope on the things that make us what we are.

The Rough Guide to India Travel Guide with Free EBook

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1789194628
Release Date: 2019-12
Genre: Travel

World-renowned 'tell it like it is' guidebook available now with a free eBook Discover India with this comprehensive, entertaining, 'tell it like it is' Rough Guide, packed with comprehensive practical information and our experts' honest and independent recommendations. Whether you plan to explore the Keralan backwaters by houseboat, laze on a beach in Goa, hike through the Himalayan foothills or brave the hustle and bustle of mega-metropolises like Delhi and Mumbai, The Rough Guide to India will help you discover the best places to explore, sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way. Features of The Rough Guide to India: - Detailed regional coverage: provides in-depth practical information for each step of all kinds of trip, from intrepid off-the-beaten-track adventures, to chilled-out breaks in popular tourist areas. Regions covered include: Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, Himichal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana and Punjab, Gujarat, Mumbai, Maharashtra, Goa, Kolkata and West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand, Sikkim, the Northeast, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, the Andaman Islands, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka. - Honest independent reviews: written with Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and expertise, and recommendations you can truly trust, our writers will help you get the most from your trip to India. - Meticulous mapping: always full-colour, with clearly numbered, colour-coded keys. Find your way around Delhi, Mumbai and many more locations without needing to get online. - Fabulous full-colour photography: features a richness of inspirational colour photography, including the captivating Taj Mahal and the spectacular Pink City, of Jaipur. - Things not to miss: Rough Guides' rundown of Delhi, Goa, Rajasthan and Kerala's best sights and top experiences. - Itineraries: carefully planned routes will help you organise your trip, and inspire and inform your on-the-road experiences. - Basics section: packed with essential pre-departure information including getting there, getting around, accommodation, food and drink, health, the media, festivals, sports and outdoor activities, culture and etiquette, shopping and more. - Background information: comprehensive Contexts chapter provides fascinating insights into India, with coverage of history, religion, ethnic groups, environment, wildlife and books, plus a handy language section and glossary. - Innovative and unique extras: a free eBook - Covers: Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana and Punjab, Gujarat, Mumbai, Maharashtra, Goa, Kolkata and West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand, Sikkim, the Northeast, Odishsa, Andhra Pradesh and Telengana, the Andaman Islands, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka About Rough Guides: Rough Guides have been inspiring travellers for over 35 years, with over 30 million copies sold globally. Synonymous with practical travel tips, quality writing and a trustworthy 'tell it like it is' ethos, the Rough Guides list includes more than 260 travel guides to 120+ destinations, gift-books and phrasebooks.

The Rough Guide to First Time Asia

Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9781848365735
Release Date: 2010-02-01
Genre: Travel

The Rough Guide First-Time Asia tells you everything you need to know before you go to Asia, from visas and vaccinations to budgets and packing. It will help you plan the best possible trip, with advice on when to go and what not to miss, and how to avoid trouble on the road. You'll find insightful information on what tickets to buy, where to stay, what to eat, how to stay healthy and save money in Asia. The Rough Guide First-Time Asia includes insightful overviews of 21 Asian countries from Bhutan to Vietnam, Bangladesh to Thailand, highlighting the best places to visit with websites, clear maps, suggested reading and budget information. Be inspired by the 'things not to miss' section whilst useful contact details will help you plan your route. All kinds of advice and anecdotes from travellers who've been there and done it will make travelling stress-free. The Rough Guide First-Time Asia has everything you need to get your journey underway.