Launching with six information-packed guides, this exceptional series offers the savvy advice and in-depth information that sophisticated travelers seek. With each volume written by one top-notch travel writer, these substantive guides rival the best of the competition in depth of information -- adding a light touch -- while offering strong visual appeal and an elegant, user-friendly design. The special features include: -- Detailed background information and site descriptions-- Mapped walking and driving tours-- Full-spread sidebars offering intriguing vignettes on history, culture, and contemporary life-- A 60-page directory of visitor information, including notable hotels and restaurants, entertainment, and shopping-- Top-notch production quality, including fold-out endflaps, printed with maps and quick reference information, that serve as handy bookmarksPractical, portable, and filled with the superior photography and maps one expects from the National Geographic Society, The National Geographic Traveler guides are comprehensive guides for the seasoned traveler.
- Paperback | 272 pages
- 132.08 x 213.36 x 17.78mm | 498.95g
- 01 Mar 1999
- National Geographic Books
- Washington, United States
- illustrations (chiefly colour) maps