Crete Marco Polo Pocket Guide

Crete Marco Polo Pocket Guide

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Marco Polo Crete: theTravel Guide with Insider Tips Experience all of Crete's attractions with this up-to date and authoritativeguide, complete with Insider Tips. Most holidaymakers want to have fun and feelrelaxed from the moment they arrive at their holiday destination that's whatMarco Polo Guides are all about. You'll discover hotels and restaurants, trendyplaces to go and the best nightlife. There are also tips for shopping and ideasfor travel with kids. Further sections include: Festivals & Events, TravelTips, Greek phrase book, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, and a comprehensiveindex. Crete is a world unto itself. Greece's largest island juts out of the sea likeone massive mountain range, reaching heights of almost 2,500 m. Everyone canfind what they are looking for here: sandy beaches as far as the eye can see,secluded coves, wild gorges, and lots of culture after all the island was hometo the first advanced civilization in Europe. With MARCO POLO Crete you canfind out where you can go mountain biking, play golf, windsurf, dive, sail andride. The Insider Tips reveal where you can find peace and quiet in a village free ofcars and where to find natural cosmetics made from avocados.Panels in eachchapter suggest things to do if you re on a tight budget and where you mightpick up some real bargains. The Best Of pages highlight what's currently invogue in Crete, recommend things to do for free, and have tips for rainy daysand where you can relax and unwind. The Trips & Tours include a hike alongthe length of the spectacular Samaria Gorge and right across the island. Lastbut not least the Dos and Don'ts point out some of the things you need to beaware of and watch out for when visiting the island. MARCO POLO Crete provides comprehensive coverage of all parts of the island. Tohelp you find your way around there's the detailed Road Atlas, a useful map ofIraklio in the cover, plus the pull-out map. A must-have for all travellers,including those who haven't bought a travel guide in the more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 148 pages
  • 108 x 188 x 16mm | 299.37g
  • Ostfildern, Germany
  • English
  • col. Illustrations, col. maps
  • 3829706820
  • 9783829706827
  • 423,644

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Wanderlust Magazine: You've got to applaud Marco Polo's chutzpah to launch 30 new city/island guidebooks into an already pretty crowded market. Aiming to occupy the middle ground between the context-heavy luggage fillers and the context-free thinner volumes, the main USPs of these user-friendly guides are the plentiful Insider tips dotted around each edition, the maps they're packaged with, and the pocket cheering price (GBP5.99 each). Complete with near-magazine style features, they're certainly a less intimidating proposition than some of the big wedges on more

About Marco Polo

Marco Polo Travel Publishing offers a wide range of high quality cartographic products and travel guides. Marco Polo Pocket Guides are known for their handy, compact format and Insider Tips. Our Travel Handbooks are the first to include infographics and our Spiral Guides feature unique lay-flat spiral binding. Marco Polo Maps are famous for the high quality of cartography in their Country, City and Holiday more

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