A trip through the enchanting landscapes and villages of the south of France would have to be high on most people's travel wish list. The history, romance and beauty of the region make it perennially popular. After 20 years exploring Provence and the French Riviera, journalist and photographer Janelle McCulloch has discovered... read more
Both an inspirational travel guide, and a beautiful reference, Spiritual Places combines awe-inspiring photography and memorable narrative to tell the stories of the holiest temples and ancient ruins, the most hallowed churches and the places of ancient power. Each location has been handpicked for its breathtaking scenery and... read more
Step aboard the most beautiful cruise ships, from the 1930s to present day! Discover life aboard as well as numerous mythical ports of call, from the Caribbean to the Far East...It was in 1891 that Albert Balin, director of the Hamburg American Line, invented a travel concept that would soon enjoy world-wide success: the plea... read more
WHAT WILL YOUR MELBOURNE ENCOUNTER BE? Browsing a grid of laneway galleries, cafes, bars and designer boutiquesComparing top dishes from the city 's best chefs and finding your own favoriteSoaking in a calendar of indie festivals, big events and international showsTramping with the throngs to the footy spectacular at the G Cr... read more
|Series:||Lonely Planet Multi Country Guide|
Top-selling regional guide to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Northern Thailand; Includes extended coverage of Northern Thailand and illustrated feature on Angkor Wat; Plans for single-visa entry to Southeast Asian countries is set to make travelling easier than ever; Full colour sections designed to inspire and inform
Describes points of interest and itineraries for each region of Thailand, and recommends hotels, restaurants, and entertainment.
Swim with whale sharks, scale smoldering volcanoes, explore desert islands, wander around ancient rice terraces, submerge at world-class dive sites and visit remote hill tribes in the Philippines Southeast Asia s undiscovered gem. Greg Bloom, Lonely Planet WriterOur PromiseYou can trust our travel information because Lonely P... read more
The best of the Seoul guides on the market; Seoul is the main entry point to Korea, a growth tourist destination; Includes colour city maps and a pull-out map
|Series:||DK Eyewitness Travel Guide|
"The DK Eyewitness Japan Travel Guide" is your indispensible guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all these fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photograph... read more
Forthcoming, January 2013
Frommer's Europe 12th Edition gives you the insider knowledge on where and what to visit in this amazing continent. Packed with detailed, opinionated and honest reviews, this guide gives you the low-down on what's worth your time and what's not, providing listings of the best accommodations, attractions and restaurants thro... read more
Full Colour, pull out sheetmap. Illustrated highlights cover Notre Dame, the Louvre, Versailles, Monte Carlo Casino, Marseilles Vieux Port, Mont St Michel. The planning section features the following: Top Experiences; Need to Know; What's New; First Time; Month by Month; Itineraries; Eat & Drink Like a Local; Travel w. Ch... read more
From the splendor of a Kyoto geisha dance to the spare beauty of a Zen rock garden, Japan has the power to enthrall even the most jaded traveller. Chris Rowthorn, Lonely Planet Writer "Getting you to the heart of a place"
Amazing experiences Inspirational images, 3D illustrations, city walks and the best of local... read more
The only guide to cover this region; 9 countries covered: Austria, Czech Rep., Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Liechtenstein; incl. Full-colour itineraries
The DK Eyewitness Australia Travel Guide is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photograp... read more
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Greece is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Roam through the hilltop ruins of the Acropolis, climb to the monastery-capped rock pinnacles of Meteora, or ferry ... read more
Beatty spent two and a half years in an idyllic-seeming village in Java, the largest island of Indonesia, and was entranced by its strange and sensual way of life. Javan mysticism, Hinduism and Islam coexisted without competing with each other; and the ancient traditions of the shadow and dragon plays, of celebratory feasting... read more
With the help of a Maratha nobleman, Mark Shand buys an elephant named Tara and rides her over six hundred miles across India to the Sonepur Mela, the world's oldest elephant market. From Bhim, a drink-racked mahout, Shand learned to ride and care for her. From his friend Aditya Patankar he learned Indian ways. And with Tara,... read more
'I am taking a few months off to travel and wander, drinking my way across the Islamic world to see whether I can dry myself out, cure myself of a bout of alcoholic excess. It is a personal crisis, a private curiosity. I am curious to see how non-drinkers live. Perhaps they have something to teach me.' Booze is mankind's prem... read more
New Zealand is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Its mountains are "majestic hallelujahs", its wilderness is lush and bountiful, its rivers oscillate between violent savagery and placid serenity. New Zealand is a place to which the world comes to be inspired.
Kelly Barber had always intended to go and se... read more
This book chronicles one man’s season long odyssey through the major league baseball parks of North America. During the Summer of 2012 Peter Grigg took a year’s leave from his job as a P.E. teacher and he and his partner drove the width and breadth of the country viewing games at all thirty ball parks.