Insight Guides Explore Istanbul

Author: Insight Guides
Editor: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 1780057059
Size: 16,49 MB
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Explore Istanbul is a brand new guide and the ideal pocket companion for your trip: a full-colour guide containing easy-to-follow routes that will take you from the awe-inspiring Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque to contemporary art at Istanbul Modern or the hagglers' paradise that is the Grand Bazaar. The gateway to Asia, Istanbul is Europe's largest and most exotic city, where remnants of the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires are fused with the dynamic buzz of a modern-day metropolis. Introductory chapters on Istanbul's cuisine, shopping opportunities and Turkish baths set the routes in context and feature Insight's trademark cultural coverage. The walks through the city are full of variety and each one guides you through an interesting neighbourhood with clear directions, a detailed map and suggestions for reliable, authentic cafs and restaurants where you can take a break and sample the local cuisine. All routes are also plotted on the useful pull-out map, and evocative photography captures the atmosphere of this exciting city. Whether you are new to the city or a repeat visitor, and however long your stay, Explore Istanbul will help you discover the very best of what's on offer.

Insight Guides Explore Istanbul

Author: APA Publications Limited
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ISBN: 9781786715326
Size: 14,88 MB
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With one foot in Europe and one foot in Asia, Istanbul is a true melting pot of different cultures. Insight Guide Explore Istanbul is the ideal pocket companion for your trip to Istanbul: a full-colour guide containing 16 easy-to-follow routes around this vibrant and cultural city. Inside Explore Istanbul: � Discover the Grand Bazaar, the largest covered bazaar on earth, which accommodates 3,000 shops. � Experience the elegant Hagia Sophia mosque, authentic Turkish baths and the best cuisine Istanbul has to offer. � Insight's trademark cultural coverage sets the routes in context, with introductions to Istanbul's cuisine, entertainment options, wealth of activities on offer and key historical dates. � Our recommended places to eat and drink are highlighted in each route, with even more suggestions in the directory section, which also contains a wealth of useful practical information, including a range of carefully selected accommodation to suit all budgets. � Pull-out map with useful plotted routes. � Evocative photography captures Istanbul's stunning architecture and cityscape. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure. 'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine

Explore Istanbul

Author: Emma Levine
Editor: Insight Guides
ISBN: 9781780056579
Size: 10,44 MB
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Explore Istanbul is a brand new guide and the ideal pocket companion for your trip: a full-colour guide containing easy-to-follow routes that will take you from the awe-inspiring Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque to contemporary art at Istanbul Modern or the hagglers' paradise that is the Grand Bazaar. The gateway to Asia, Istanbul is Europe's largest and most exotic city, where remnants of the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires are fused with the dynamic buzz of a modern-day metropolis. Introductory chapters on Istanbul's cuisine, shopping opportunities and Turkish baths set the routes in context and feature Insight's trademark cultural coverage. The walks through the city are full of variety and each one guides you through an interesting neighbourhood with clear directions, a detailed map and suggestions for reliable, authentic cafés and restaurants where you can take a break and sample the local cuisine. All routes are also plotted on the useful pull-out map, and evocative photography captures the atmosphere of this exciting city. Whether you are new to the city or a repeat visitor, and however long your stay, Explore Istanbul will help you discover the very best of what's on offer.

Insight Guides Turkey

Author: Insight Guides
Editor: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 1780058470
Size: 18,31 MB
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Insight Guide Turkey is a comprehensive full-colour guide to the culture, history and people of this varied and youthful country. Be inspired by our Best of Turkey section highlighting unmissable sights and experiences and lavish Photo Features on topics such as Turkish cafs, carpets and kilims and the great outdoors. A detailed Places section, with stunning travel photography and full-colour maps, shows you where to go and what to do, from from the bright lights of Istanbul to ancient monuments, amazing landscapes and characterful old towns - making sure you don't miss anything. A comprehensive Travel Tips section gives you all the travel advice you need to plan your trip, with our selective, independent reviews to guide you to the most authentic hotels and restaurants.

Istanbul Insight Smart Guide

Author: Insight Guides Staff
Editor: APA
ISBN: 9789812823106
Size: 16,56 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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A brand new title with the A-Z Smart Guide format that allows you to find your way around the book with ease and plan your trip according to your very own personal taste. Special chapters and themed headings cover over 400 things to see and do from architecture, hamams, bazaars, museums and hotels, to fashion, nightlife, restaurants, shopping, mosques and much more, allowing you to set your own priorities for a truly tailor-made and individual travel experience. The front-cover flap highlights all the top attractions and pinpoints exactly where to find these within the guide, for quick and easy reference at a glance. This handy-sized guide helps you explore the best of the city, from the famed sights of Sultanahmet and the Bazaar Quarter to the modern hubs of Taksim and Tophane, plus up and coming nightlife destination, Ortakoy. Our area overviews conveniently highlight the very best each district has to offer, including lesser known sights and up-and-coming areas to look out for. The excursions section covers the Bosphorus villages and Princes' islands. The guide also contains a transport map and 10-page street atlas with full index and detailed mapping, cross-referenced to the main text for easy navigation. The back-cover flap provides on-the-spot practical information, such as important telephone numbers and useful phrases, not to mention making a handy bookmark. Smart Guides - the smart way to navigate.

Insight Guides Explore New York

Author: Insight Guides
Editor: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 1780057032
Size: 13,27 MB
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Explore New York is a brand new guide and the ideal pocket companion when discovering this iconic city: a full-colour guide containing 18 easy-to-follow routes which lead you from the theaters of Times Square to the hip East Village, by way of the city's major galleries, MoMA and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the green oasis of Central Park. Visitors to New York City may come with skyscraper-high expectations, but with the city's jaw-dropping architecture, world-class cultural attractions, and cutting-edge creative scene, they are not likely to be disappointed. Insight's trademark cultural coverage perfectly sets the routes in context, with introductions to the city's dining scene, wealth of shopping options and world-beating entertainment. In each tour we show you the sights of a city neighbourhood with clear directions, a detailed map and our suggestions for the best places to eat and drink along the way. The directory section contains a wealth of useful information, including carefully selected hotels to suit all budgets. All routes are also plotted on the useful pull-out map, and the evocative photography captures the atmosphere of New York City more vividly than any other pocket guide. Whether you are new to the city or a repeat visitor, and however long your stay, Explore New York will help you discover the very best of the "Big Apple".

Insight Guides Explore Rome

Author: Insight Guides
Editor: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 1780057199
Size: 19,20 MB
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Few cities are as historically rich as Rome, with its layers of treasures from the days of the ancient empire to medieval and Renaissance times, all juxtaposed with buzz of the modern capital. Explore Rome will lead you to the heart of the city: a brand-new, full-colour guide containing 17 easy-to-follow routes that take in the city centre's monuments - including a detailed itinerary around the Colosseum - as well as people-watching opportunities on the Spanish Steps, art treasures at the Vatican, trendy bars in Trastevere, and excursions to the ancient Roman villas and Castelli. Insight's trademark cultural coverage perfectly sets the routes in context, with introductions to Roman cuisine, the city's great shopping and its key historical dates. Hand-picked places to eat and drink are highlighted in each tour and in the directory section, which contains a wealth of practical information including a language guide, as well as a range of carefully selected hotels to suit all budgets. All routes are plotted on the useful pull-out map, and the beautiful photography shows off the splendour of Rome. Whether you are new to the city or a repeat visitor, and however long your stay, Explore Rome will help you discover the very best of the "eternal city".

Insight Guides Explore Lisbon

Author: Insight Guides
Editor: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1786717298
Size: 18,34 MB
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A hip and historic city with great weather and all for good value: it's no wonder Lisbon is experiencing such a burst of popularity. Insight Guide Explore Lisbon is a brand-new title and the ideal pocket companion for your trip to the gorgeous Portuguese capital: a full-colour guide containing 14 easy-to-follow routes in and around the city, taking in cultural gems, sweeping views and golden beaches. Inside Explore Lisbon: Discover this beautiful city, set across seven hills, from the buzzy Bairro Alto and atmospheric winding streets of the Alfama to the glorious coast around Cascais and the palaces at Sintra and Queluz Experience the best of Lisbon: ride the iconic trams, listen to the traditional sound of fado and sample Belem's famous custard tarts Insight's trademark cultural coverage sets the routes in context, with introductions to Lisbon's food and wine, lively nightlife options, shopping and key historical dates Our recommended places to eat and drink are highlighted in each route, with even more suggestions in the directory section, which also contains a wealth of useful practical information including a range of carefully selected accommodation to suit all budgets Pull-out map with useful plotted routes Evocative photography captures the very best of this exciting city About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guidebooks and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure.

Anderson S Travel Companion

Author: Sarah Anderson
Editor: Scolar Press
ISBN: 9781859280133
Size: 20,95 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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For those who want to find out about and read the literature of the countries of their choice, this reference is the author's personal selection, covering guidebooks, books about food, history, art and architecture, religion, outdoor activities, illustrated books, autobiographies and biographies, no