Travel & Holiday Reference Books

Lonely Planet Across Asia on the Cheap

Lonely Planet Across Asia on the Cheap is a reprint of the very first Lonely Planet guide, originally published in 1973. It gives anyone interested in travel a unique insight into how Lonely Planet began and an idea of what it was like to travel overland from Europe to Asia, 40 years ago.Inside Lonely Planet Across Asia on the Cheap Introduction to the Lonely Planet story Latest eBooks Discover how far Lonely Planet's books have changed over the last 40 years Country by country get an understanding of what it was like to travel overland in the 70s... ideal for the armchair traveller eBook Features Seamlessly flip between pages Quickly find what you are looking for with search capabilities Use bookmarks to quickly return to a page Add notes by touching a word to personalize your guidebook Inbuilt dictionary allows you to quickly look up the meaning of any word Authors Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Tony and Maureen Wheeler. About Lonely Planet Lonely Planet is the world's leading travel content provider. Started in 1973, we enable curious travelers to experience the world and get to the heart of a place via guidebooks to every destination on the planet, an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community."Lonely Planet... It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world." - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Caribbean Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Caribbean (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Vacation in Paradise – Explore the Caribbean IslandsThe islands scattered around the Caribbean Sea are the epitome of paradise. Whether you’re planning a relaxing vacation by the beach, or an adrenaline filled trip with water sports and hiking through tropical forests, the Caribbean Island will satisfy your every whim. There are more than 700 islands in the Caribbean Sea, all a perfect destination for a once in a lifetime vacation.With so many beautiful sights it can be hard to choose the best spots to explore. That is why you need this easy to read, compact e-book which will give you all the information you need for a great trip.Inside the Caribbean Travel Guide:St. LuciaBarbadosJamaicaArubaGrand CaymanThe BahamasGrenadaAnguillaVirgin IslandsSt. BartsApart from some of the most gorgeous beaches in the world, the Caribbean Islands boast the best diving sites where scuba divers and snorkelers can explore the magnificent underwater universe filled with colorful corals, sea turtles, sting rays, dolphins, and sharks. The experience of swimming with dolphins and sea turtles, or feeding sting rays is truly a memorable one.Nature enthusiasts will have the opportunity to explore some of the most stunning tropical forests with thousands of bird species, monkeys, iguanas and many more animals, while those with a penchant for architecture will get to admire beautiful examples of Caribbean and colonial arhitecture on the few cities on these islands.Many of the Caribbean Islands have unique rock formations and secluded coves, all great spots for visitors to explore and budding photographers, including the two Pitons on St. Lucia Island and the Conchi natural pool in Aruba.History buffs should not miss the opportunity to tour the large number of sugar and cotton plantation scattered around the islands. Though today they are just museums, the buildings still keep most of their original decorations and artefacts.If you want to find out more about the Caribbean Islands, including legends of witches and pirates which surround some of these areas, download the Caribbean Travel Guide right now.

An Introduction to Cuba: The Ultimate Travel Guide to Cuba

An Introduction to Cuba: The Ultimate Travel Guide to Cuba is your ultimate guide to the top spots, cities, festivals, and amazing beaches that you will discover during your trip in Cuba. This book will introduce you to a world of salsa, rumba, colorful houses, great-tasting rum, exotic cocktails, breathtaking Carribean beaches, and colorful celebrations.You will discover the beauty of Cuban architecture and the rich Cuban culture. You will find all the great reasons why you should visit to Cuba at least once in your life. This book also features the top ten highlights that you should not miss when visiting Cuba.In this book, you’ll discover:The different tourist spots of Havana CityThe different places that you should visit in Santiago de CubaThe amazing culture and structures of BaracoaThe beautiful Carribean beaches in CamagueyThe breathtaking white sand beaches of GuardalavacaThe charming little resort town called VaraderoThe scenic tourist spots of TrinidadThe marvelous structures in CienfuegosThe scenic diver’s playground called Zapata PeninsulaDifferent Cuban festivals and celebrationsSeveral diving spots in CubaUnique and colorful structures in CubaThis book also contains information about the fascinating museums, the upbeat music, and impressive rum factories around Cuba. You will also discover amazing Cuban dishes and cocktails as well as places where you can find vintage American cars and pastel-colored buildings.Although nothing compares to actually going to Cuba and experiencing the natural and man-made wonders that the country has to offer, reading this book is a step in the right direction.Have a sample of this beautiful country by downloading a copy of this book today!

Warsaw Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Warsaw (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Warsaw: Discover the Glorious Capital of Poland!bookAre you thinking of your next vacation, but you’re not sure where to go? Would you prefer some quiet time lounging in a dazzling roof garden, or would you like a more activity filled trip, with great opportunities to explore historic old towns. Or, maybe, you want to discover a new culture and experience a brand new city. Well then look no further. Warsaw is the place to visit whether you’re interested in just one or every one of these options.bookThis capital city of Poland offers its visitors some spectacular palaces, beautiful historic towns and amazing natural parks just waiting to be explored.bookWarsaw has a great number of touristic attractions and it can be quite difficult to pick those you are certain you’ll like. That is why you should definitely get this compact book, which will give you the most important information about the places you can’t miss while visiting Warsaw.bookInside the Warsaw Travel Guide:bookbookStare Miasto & Trakt KrolewskibookNowe MiastobookPalac w WilanowiebookPragabookPalac Kultury i NaukibookKosciol sw AnnybookZamek KrolewskibookLazienki KrolewskibookBarbakanbookBiblioteka Uniwersytetu WarszawskiegobookbookFollow in the footsteps of locals and seek refuge in one of Warsaw’s spectacular palaces. The idyllic architecture will be more than enough to keep you entertained and happy during your visit.bookWarsaw also has several historic towns with great architecture and old-world charm. Starting with the old town, Stare Miasto, tourists who want to experience the Warsaw lifestyle should simply take a stroll through the cobblestoned streets.bookOne of the many things Warsaw is famous for is its palace architecture. But, did you know you can take a tour of one of the many palaces and see firsthand how their famous design styles were achieved?bookWell, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular palaces, but also the most interesting parks and historic districts and what other amazing things you can do while vacationing in Warsaw.bookWhat are you waiting for? Get the Warsaw Travel Guide right now and start planning the best vacation yet!book

Riga Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Riga (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Riga: For the Very Best of Latvia!Are you thinking of your next vacation, but you’re not sure where to go? Would you prefer some quiet time meditating in a dazzling cathedral, or would you like a more activity filled trip, with opportunities to explore historic districts. Or, maybe, you want to discover a new culture and experience a brand new city. Well then look no further. Riga is the place to visit whether you’re interested in just one or every one of these options.The capital city of Latvia offers its visitors spectacular churches, beautiful historic districts and amazing natural parks just waiting to be explored.There are so many reasons to visit Riga that picking just a handful would hardly do the city justice. That is why you should definitely get this compact book which offers a look at the cream of the crop of essential places to visit in Riga, as well as the reasons for visiting them.Inside the Riga Travel Guide:RatslaukumsJaunielaAlberta IelaRigas MotormuzejsMelngalvju NamsLatvijas Nacionala OperaElizabetes IelaBastejkalnsKristus Piedzimsanas Pareizticigo KatedraleVecrigaFollow in the footsteps of famous locals and seek refuge on one of Riga’s spectacular Art Nouveau streets. The idyllic architecture will be more than enough to keep you entertained and happy during your stay.Riga also has several historic districts with great architecture and old-world charm. Starting with the old town, Vecriga, tourists who want to experience the Riga lifestyle should simply take a stroll through the cobblestoned alleys.One of the many things Riga is famous for is its Art Nouveau architecture. But, did you know you can take a tour of one of the Art Nouveau streets and see those famous buildings firsthand?Well, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular Art Nouveau neighborhoods, but also the most interesting parks and museums and what other amazing things you can do during your holiday in Riga.Wait no longer! Get the Riga Travel Guide right now and start planning a memorable vacation!

New York Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in New York (Globetrotter Guide Books)

New York - The Dream Destination That Never SleepsNew York City, the Big Apple, the City that Never Sleeps. This enormous metropolis has many nicknames and it’s no wonder since it’s one of the most popular travel destinations in the world.With over 8 million inhabitants and five boroughs each the size of a large city, New York can be quite difficult to explore in its entirety. That is why New York Travel Guide is the perfect tool to help you navigate the maze of streets and make sure you don’t miss on the important highlights of this great place.One of the largest cities in the United States of America, New York feels like a brand new experience every time you see it.Inside New York Travel Guide:BroadwayCentral ParkThe Empire State BuildingMetropolitan Museum of ArtEllis IslandSt. Patrick’s CathedralWest VillageBergdorf GoodmanGrand Central TerminalConey IslandNew York is famous for its maze of shiny skyscrapers each offering its curious visitors breath-taking views over the city and their interesting story. Central Park, a green oasis the size of a town right in the heart of Manhattan, is one of the most popular spots in America and the background of dozens of famous movies and TV shows. Every tourist who spends his vacation in New York should endeavor past Manhattan and discover the historical Ellis Island or the colorful Coney Island. You can find out more about all of these incredible places in this compact, easy to read travel guide.New York is known for its world class museums and monuments from the ginormous Metropolitan Museum of Art to the Grand Central Terminal, one of the most visited places of the city. Make sure you discover all the amazing details of these buildings, from the Cloisters, a branch of the Met, to the amazing ceiling of the Grand Central’s Main Concourse.If you want to learn more about all the incredible things New York has to offer then download New York Travel Guide right now.

Helsinki Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Helsinki (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Helsinki: A Great City for a Great Vacation!bookAre you thinking of your next vacation, but you’re not sure where to go? Would you prefer some quiet time meditating in a dazzling chapel, or would you like a more bustling trip, with opportunities to explore lively city life. Or, maybe, you want to discover a new culture and experience a brand new city. Well then look no further. Helsinki is the place to visit whether you’re interested in just one or each one of these options.bookThis capital city of Finland offers its visitors some spectacular churches, beautiful squares and amazing museums just waiting to be explored.bookHelsinki has a great number of touristic attractions and it can be quite difficult to pick those you are certain you’ll like. That is why you should definitely get this compact book, which will give you the most important information about the places you can’t miss while visiting Helsinki.bookInside the Helsinki Travel Guide:bookbookUspenskin KatedraalibookTemppeliaukio KirkkobookKamppi Chapel of SilencebookTaideteollisuusmuseobookSuomenlinnan LelumuseobookSibeliuksen PuistobookKauppatoribookSuomenlinna FortressbookEsplanadibookTuomiokirkkobookbookFollow in the footsteps of locals and seek refuge inside Helsinki’s Kamppi Chapel of Silence. The silent interiors will be more than enough to give you peace and calm during your visit.bookHelsinki also has several old neighborhoods with great architecture and old-world charm. Starting with the old market square, Kauppatori, tourists who want to experience the Helsinki lifestyle should simply take a stroll through the booths and stalls.bookOne of the many things Helsinki is famous for is its design heritage. But, did you know you can take a tour of the country’s oldest design museum and see firsthand the history of design in Finland?bookWell, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular museums, but also the most interesting parks and streets and what other amazing things you can do while vacationing in Helsinki.bookDo it now! Get the Helsinki Travel Guide right now and start planning the vacation of a lifetime!book

Orlando Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Orlando (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Orlando: Marvel at The City Beautiful!You deserve nothing but the best during your Orlando vacation. Whether you opt to spend some quiet time lounging on a spectacular beach. Or if you desire a more adrenaline filled trip watching daring circus acrobatics. Or even if you just wish to discover a brand new city and its culture. Orlando will not disappoint, no matter what your heart desires. This American city in Central Florida is much more than just a tourist destination and the theme-park Mecca of the world. Besides the numerous amusement parks, there’s a plethora of things to experience in The City Beautiful.It’s difficult to believe that anyone could be lost for something to see or do in Orlando. Of course the problem is not being able to find something, but how to choose from the myriad of options available. Your best bet is to get this compact book that details the most popular attractions to see in Orlando.Inside the Orlando Travel Guide:Kennedy Space CenterOrlando Hot Air BalloonsCirque du Soleil: La NoubaRipley's Believe It or Not!Lake Eola ParkOrlando Museum of ArtWet ‘N WildCrystal River National Wildlife RefugeClearwater BeachWalt Disney WorldFollow in the footsteps of famous NASA astronauts and guide a space shuttle to a smooth landing. The thrilling interactive activities at the Kennedy Space Center will be more than enough to keep you entertained and happy during your stay.Orlando also has several nature parks with great outdoor activities and events. Starting with Lake Eola Park, tourists who want to experience the Orlando lifestyle should take a stroll through the Sunday Farmers’ Market.One of the many things Orlando is famous for is its hot air balloons. But, did you know you can take a sky high tour in one and enjoy panoramic views of the city skyline?Well, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular hot air balloon sights, but also the most interesting parks and wildlife reserves and what other amazing things you can do while vacationing in Orlando.Do it now! Get the Orlando Travel Guide right now and start planning a wonderful vacation!

Montreal Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Montreal (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Montreal: Discover all this Magical City has to offer!Are you thinking of your next vacation, but are not sure where to go? Would you prefer some quiet time relaxing in a dazzling botanical garden, or would you like a more adrenaline filled trip, with mountain sports and fun opportunities to explore the great outdoors. Or, maybe, you are longing to discover a new culture and experience a brand new city. Well then look no further. Montreal is the place to visit whether you’re interested in just one or each of these options.This island city in Canada offers its visitors some of the most spectacular festivals in the world, beautiful old districts and picturesque mountains just waiting to be explored.Montreal has a high number a touristic attractions and it can be quite difficult to select those you are bound to like. That is why you must definitely get this compact book to give you the most important information on the places you can’t miss while touring Montreal.Inside the Montreal Travel Guide:Vieux MontrealVieux PortMontreal InsectariumBasilique Notre-Dame de MontrealJardin Botanique de MontrealMusee des Beaux-ArtsLe Plateau-Mont-RoyalLes LaurentidesMont TremblantMusee GrevinMingle with your favorite movie stars, sports icons and other international figures at the Musee Grevin waxworks museum. Taking selfies with Michael Jackson and Celine Dion should be more than enough to keep you happy and entertained during your visit.Montreal also has a historic district with great architecture and old-world charm. Starting with Vieux Montreal, tourists who want to experience the Montreal lifestyle should simply wander through the cobbled stone alleys and stumble upon its delightful nooks and crannies.One of the many things Montreal is famous for is its festivals. But, did you know you can attend the High Lights Festival in Montreal, which is the largest pyrotechnics competition of its kind in the world?Well, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular festivals, but also the most interesting botanical gardens and mountain ranges and what other amazing things you can do while vacationing in Montreal.Go on! Get the Montreal Travel Guide right now and start planning a holiday you won’t forget!

An Introduction to Thailand: The Ultimate Travel Guide to Thailand

Travel Guide to Amazing ThailandThailand is the heart of Southeast Asian countries in terms of tourist destinations. If you want to make the most of your travel experience, Thailand is the perfect place to go to because of the diverse culture that it offers. It also allows tourists to enjoy different places and activities.This book will help you to enjoy your stay in Thailand with less hassles and troubles. It will introduce to you the basic things that you need to know to get through your Thailand getaway. By bringing this book with you during your travel, you will not find difficulties in getting from place to place, and in deciding what to do where.There are a lot of things and activities to enjoy in Thailand. The introduction of this book will share to you some facts about Thailand that you will truly find amusing.The first chapter of the book begins by introducing to you the best tourist destinations in Thailand that most tourists like you visit. The second chapter informs you about the many things and activities that you may enjoy in Thailand.The third chapter talks about the hotels where you can spend the nights at in Thailand after a long and tiring day during the travel. The fourth chapter will truly satisfy your cravings by introducing to you the food and drinks that Thailand is most known for.Chapter five begins by sharing to you the nightlife in Thailand. In Chapter six, you will find the best spas and massage centers in Thailand. They will truly relax and revitalize your mind and body.The seventh chapter shares to you the shopping malls and centers. These are the most famous ones in Thailand because the products that they sell are very affordable, or very luxurious. To satisfy your cravings, Chapter eight informs you of the best restaurants in the country.Chapter nine shares to you the best beaches in Thailand where you can get your tan, especially during the summer vacation. Finally, the Chapter ends by introducing to you the Thais.These highlights mentioned in this book will truly make your travel a fun and hassle-free one!

San Diego Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in San Diego (Globetrotter Guide Books)

San Diego: Marvel at the City by the Bay!Are you thinking of your next vacation, but aren’t sure where to go? Would you prefer some quiet time lounging on a dazzling beach, or perhaps a more adrenaline-filled trip with fun opportunities to explore the great outdoors. Or maybe you wish to discover a new culture and experience a brand new city. Well then look no further. San Diego is the place to visit whether you’re interested in just one or each one of these options.This Californian city offers its visitors some of the most spectacular beaches in the United States, beautiful historic towns and amazing museums just waiting to be explored.Because San Diego has a great number of touristic attractions it can be rather difficult to pick those you are sure you’ll like. That is why you should definitely get this compact book, which narrows down the most important information about the places you can’t miss during your visit to San Diego.Inside the San Diego Travel Guide:Balboa ParkOld TownGaslamp QuarterCoronado BeachMaritime Museum of San DiegoLa JollaCarlsbad Flower FieldsMuseum of Contemporary ArtSan Diego Air & Space MuseumHeritage ParkFollow in the footsteps of the famous and infamous of America and seek refuge on one of San Diego spectacular beaches. In addition to the luxury restaurants and high end hotels, the idyllic landscapes will be more than enough to keep you entertained and happy during your stay.San Diego also has a historic town with nice architecture and old-world charm. Starting with Old Town San Diego, tourists who want to experience early life in San Diego should simply take a stroll past the Old West-style buildings and storefronts.One of the many things San Diego is famous for is its beaches. But, did you know you can take a tour of a beachfront hotel said to be the inspiration behind Emerald City in The Wizard of Oz?Well, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular beaches, but also the most interesting parks and fascinating museums and what other amazing things you can do on your vacation in San Diego.So, don’t hesitate! Get the San Diego Travel Guide right now and start planning your next vacation adventure!

Chicago Travel Guide: The Top 10 Highlights in Chicago (Globetrotter Guide Books)

Chicago: Get Blown Away by Windy City!Summertime is a great time to see Chicago and experience all that the Windy City has to offer. A wide spectrum of attractions awaits your discovery. So if you want to enjoy the great outdoors at a beautiful park or beat the heat inside an intriguing museum, you will find the ideal attraction for your needs in Chicago.Situated in the state of Illinois, Chicago is the third-largest city in the United States, which offers its visitors great parks, fascinating museums and beautiful architecture just waiting to be explored.You deserve the very best during your vacation. And you can get that and more when you choose your activities from this must-have book on top Chicago attractions. These activities will keep you happy and entertained throughout your trip to Chicago and ensure you have the best vacation experience possible.Inside the Chicago Travel Guide:Field Museum of Natural HistoryMillennium ParkWillis Tower SkydeckChicago Cultural CenterLincoln Park ConservatoryChicago Botanic GardenArt Institute of ChicagoMuseum of Science and IndustryNavy PierChicago Architecture Foundation River CruiseChicago has something for everyone – from gardens to museums, top notch restaurants and fun outdoor activities. Whether you’re up for a night out on the town, or a quiet evening stroll, Chicago truly has it all. The Windy City also has parks with great architecture and modern charm. Starting with the world-famous Millennium Park, tourists who want to experience the Chicago lifestyle should simply take a stroll on the massive green lawns.One of the many things Chicago is famous for is its skyscrapers. But, did you know you can take a tour of the highest building in North America and enjoy spectacular views of the Chicago skyline?Well, in this easy to read travel guide you’ll find out which are the most popular spots for panoramic Chicago views, but also the most interesting parks and gardens and what other amazing things you can do while vacationing in Chicago.What are you waiting for? Get the Chicago Travel Guide right now to help you plan a memorable trip!

Catamaran Living: Food, Shelter and Security Advice for Living on a Sailboat

Thinking about living on a sailboat?Knowing how to sail a catamaran boat is not enough to ensure a healthy and comfortable lifestyle on it.This book includes tips and advice about food, shelter and security when living on a catamaran. It is meant to be a quick read that will get you thinking about the things you need to take into account before moving on board.