Great Escapes

Great Escapes : Experience the World at Your Leisure

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher* THE PERFECT GETAWAY Beach paradises. Luxury hideaways. Cultural thrills. This showcase of the world's most enjoyable escapes celebrates the sheer pleasure of travel. Take time out to indulge in romantic getaways, culinary adventures, musical journeys and family holidays. Or simply revel in pure relaxation. You deserve it! Author: Lonely Planet About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times '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) *#1 in the world market share - source: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, UK and USA. March 2012-January 2013show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 238 x 308 x 26mm | 1,859.97g
  • Lonely Planet Publications Ltd
  • Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
  • English
  • 1st ed.
  • 300 images
  • 1743217072
  • 9781743217078
  • 73,949

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"Like a siren's song transformed into imagery, Lonely Planet's glossy photo-packed Great Escapes will irresistibly beckon you..." Passport Magazine "Imagine yourself going on 75 escapes thattruly would be beyond fulfilling and you have an idea of this book's potential." Alaskan Apple Users Group Blog "Great Escapes is a masterful collaboration of like-minded writers and photographers who believe travel, like the air we breathe, isessential to life... Whatever your pleasure, you are sure to be inspired." Tango Diva "If you're looking for a great coffee table book to inspire your next actual vacation or virtual one, Great Escapes is a fantastic choice." GeekDad "A celebration of travel with a look at the world's best getaways." Publishers Weekly "From a luxury spa treatment in Bali, to rhino-watching wilderness expeditions and meditative retreats in a monastery in Mallorca,the latest travel guide from Lonely Planet offers globetrotting ideas that promise to help readers reassess, recharge and inspire tired souls." Denver Postshow more