The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 0241314763
Category: Travel
Page: 360
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The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon is the ultimate travel guide to this rich and rewarding region of France. Discover the highlights of both Languedoc and Roussillon with stunning photography, colour-coded maps, candid reviews and indispensable practical information. You'll find detailed advice on what to see and do - from visiting breathtaking hilltop villages and Cathar castles to lazing on dune-backed beaches and boating along the majestic Canal du Midi. There's comprehensive coverage of all the urban centres like Toulouse, Perpignan, Montpellier and Nîmes, and of course the medieval citadel of Carcassonne. Throughout the guide there are up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, shops, markets, cafés and restaurants, for budgets high and low, and insights into the region's traditions, culture and heritage. We'll lead the way to the best places to tuck into cassoulet, shuck oysters or taste renowned wines such as Picpoul de Pinet and Côtes du Roussillon. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon.

The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon


Author: Brian Catlos
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1405387807
Category: Travel
Page: 376
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The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon is the most comprehensive guide to this beautiful and varied corner of southwest France. Written by a renowned historian with more than 15 years' experience in the region, it's packed with insightful accounts, detailed practical information and clear maps. You'll find everything you need to know to make the most of the region's highlights - with information on accommodation, places to eat and much more - whether in the vibrant city of Toulouse, the magnificent fortress of Carcassonne, the picturesque beach town of Collioure or the sleepy hamlets of the Orb valley. The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon includes thorough coverage of outdoor activities, from boating along the Canal du Midi and hiking in the Pyrenees to rafting or canoeing down the Ariège. Plus, there's insightful historical and cultural background information and two lavishly illustrated colour inserts introducing you to the legacy of the Cathars and the food and wine of Languedoc and Roussillon. Make the most of your time on earth with The Rough Guide to Languedoc & Roussillon.

Languedoc and Roussillon


Author: Brian Catlos
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781843532446
Category: Travel
Page: 464
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The definitive guide to one of France''s most varied and exciting regions. The Rough Guide to Languedoc and Roussillon combines rich cultural and historical information and lively coverage of all the sights with detailed practical information - for all budgets. Special attention is given to outdoor activities, including cycling and hiking as well as boating the region''s famous inland waterways. Expert advice is given on making the most of the region''s gastronomic specialities and vineyards. Coverage is close up and critical - the guide tells you what to see, what to pass up and gives you all the inside information to make your travels in the region rich and rewarding.

The Rough Guide to Digital Photography


Author: Sophie Goldsworthy
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1405388714
Category: Computers
Page: 256
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The Rough Guide to Digital Photography is an up to date quick reference tool for all things photography-related. With tips on composition and technique, editing quick fixes, and cool things to do with photos, this essential handbook tells you what you need to know to maximize the quality and impact of your pictures both online and off. It will also help you make sense of the mass of online options in an ever-changing digital age, from photo sharing and hosting to creating blogs, mash-ups and slideshows. Taking a practical look at the many image tools available, it will help you decide what's best for you and shows you how to: Learn the rules of composition ... and then learn how to break them Harness the power of the digital darkroom and how to create images that will impress your friends Whether you are new to photography, want to get the best out of your cameraphone, or are a dedicated amateur with an SLR this book will help you make the most of your pictures at home, on the move or online.

The Rough Guide to Genes & Cloning


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1848362242
Category: Science
Page: 336
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What exactly is a gene? How does cloning actually work? Are designer babies a bad idea? Could we ever clone a human? The Rough Guide To Genes & Cloning answers all these questions and more. From the inside story of cells and their structure and the sleuths who cracked the genetic code to DNA cloning, twins and Dolly the sheep. Illustrated throughout with helpful pictures and diagrams, this Rough Guide turns the microscope on the things that make us what we are.

The Rough Guide to Antigua Directions


Author: Adam Vaitilingam,Romesh Vaitilingam
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1843533197
Category: Travel
Page: 144
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Slim, stylish and pocketable, Antigua Directions is full of ideas for making the most of trips to this scenic and lively island. Full colour "Ideas" spreads give inspiring coverage of the diverse attractions and activities, from golf at Jolly Harbour and diving at Sunlen Rock to lunch at Turners Beach bar and watching Test cricket at St Johns Recreation Ground - helping you to decide what to do, 24 hours a day. The "Places" section of the guide gives district-by-district coverage of the island from St John''s and English Harbour to the more remote north and east coasts. Full coverage is also given to neighbouring Barbuda. As well as practical transport information, there are hundreds of opinionated and lively reviews of restaurants, bars, hotels and shops - all keyed to accompanying, easy-to-use maps.

Amsterdam Directions


Author: Martin Dunford,Phil Lee
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1843533065
Category: Travel
Page: 189
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Slim, stylish and pocketable, Amsterdam Directions is full of ideas for stopovers and flying visits to one of Europe''s most popular city break destinations, richly illustrated with hundreds of specially commissioned photos. The full-colour introduction features 28 themed spreads – from shopping and designer bars to architecture and art galleries. The main section of the guide ''Places'', gives a district-by-district account of the sights, restaurants, transport, nightlife and shopping – all generously illustrated. Every listing and review is pinpointed on accompanying user-friendly maps.

Lonely Planet Reiseführer Provence, Côte d Azur


Author: Emilie Filou
Publisher: Mair Dumont DE
ISBN: 3829798180
Category: Travel
Page: 352
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Lonely Planet E-Books sind besonders praktisch für unterwegs und sparen Gewicht im Reisegepäck! E-Book basiert auf: 2. deutsche Auflage 2016 Mit dem Lonely Planet Provence & Côte d'Azur auf eigene Faust durch eine Region voller Farbe, Genuss und Inspiration! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 300 Seiten geben die Autoren sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefern Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreiben alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten mit aktuellen Öffnungszeiten und Preisen und präsentieren ihre persönlichen Entdeckungen und Tipps. Auch Globetrotter, die abseits der ausgetretenen Touristenpfade unterwegs sein möchten, kommen auf ihre Kosten. Wie wäre es beispielsweise mit Lavendel? Wer kennt nicht das typische Bilde der Provence: sanft geschwungene Hügel voller leuchtend violettem Lavendel? Entlang den Routes de la Lavende wird dieses Bild lebendig. Oder lieber die schönen Künste des 20. Jhs.. entdecken? Die Sammlung von Kunstwerken aus dem 20. Jh. der Fondation Maeght in St-Paul-de-Vence gehört zu den besten der Welt. Sie ist Ergebnis lebenslanger Freundschaften. Und wo unterwegs aktiv werden und essen? Für jeden größeren Ort gibt es eine Auswahl an Unterkünften und Restaurants für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel. Abgerundet wird der Guide durch Übersichts- und Detailkarten, ein Farbkapitel mit 16 Top- Erlebnissen, 3D-Ansichten wichtiger Sehenswürdigkeiten, Farbkapitel Routes Lavende und Monaco, Reiserouten, Tipps von Insidern, fundierte Hintergrundinformationen, inspirierende Fotos sowie Glossar und - damit Sie gut durchs Land kommen - einen Sprachführer. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Provence & Côte d'Azur ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen. Tipp: Erstellen Sie Ihren persönlichen Reiseplan durch Lesezeichen und Notizen... und durchsuchen Sie das E-Book mit der praktischen Volltextsuche!

The Rough Guide to Videogaming


Author: Kate Berens,Geoff Howard
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781858289106
Category: Video games
Page: 523
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Videogamers will find all they need to know in this collection of reviews of the top 150 games. Includes a roundup of monthly magazines and e-zines and Web site contact information for all hardware manufacturers, game developers, and publishers mentioned in the guide. Screen shots.

The Rough Guide to Reggae


Author: Steve Barrow,Peter Dalton
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: N.A
Category: Music
Page: 484
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The Rough Guide to Reggae is the only book of its kind available. The first two editions of the Rough Guide to Reggae were the top-selling books on the subject, and widely acclaimed by the music press and fans alike. Illustrated throughout with over 400 pictures, many of them exclusive photos, the book also features exclusive interviews with reggae s top stars, and reviews over 500 albums. 2003 and 2004 have been the most successful years for reggae music on a global scale since the heyday of Bob Marley, with singers such as Sean Paul and Wayne Wonder regularly topping the UK and US pop charts. The new third edition of Rough Guide to Reggae is fully updated to cover this latest wave of Jamaican musicians, while not stinting on newly discovered recordings and reissues of classic albums of the past.

The Rough Guide to Hip-hop


Author: Peter Shapiro
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: N.A
Category: Music
Page: 404
View: 2191

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Everything you need to know about the world's most exciting music. It's a one stop A-Z of the best rappers, DJ's, breakdancers, beatboxers and graffiti writers, with the producers, record labels and players behind the scenes thrown in too.

The Rough Guide to France


Author: N.A
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1409325385
Category: Travel
Page: 1064
View: 8256

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The Rough Guide to France is the ultimate travel guide to this varied and beautiful country. With clear, full-colour maps, stunning photographs and detailed coverage of all the best French attractions, this book is packed with essential and extensive practical advice on what to see and do. Find plenty of tips on exploring the country's remarkable landscapes, from the snowy slopes of the Alps and the watery plains of the Camargue to the vibrant metropolis of Paris and the glamour of the glitzy Côte d'Azur. There's plenty of authoritative and enlightening background information, too, covering subjects such as France's stormy history, the tastiest food to try and the finest wines to quaff. You can rely on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, restaurants and shops in France for all budgets. Reliable, informed and exceptionally good-looking, The Rough Guide to France is your vital travelling companion. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to France. Now available in ePub format.

The Rough Guide to Kids' Movies


Author: Paul Simpson
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 9781843533467
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 303
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This book includes reviews of more than 400 kids' movies, celebrating recent hits such as "Finding Nemo" and "Elf," as well as classics such as "The Wizard of Oz."

The Rough Guide to Ireland


Author: Margaret Greenwood,Geoff Wallis
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 9781858286907
Category: Ireland
Page: 755
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This guidebook to Ireland covers all corners, north and south. It details exploring landscapes such as the Mourne Mountains and Kerry Coast, and covers the best in bars, nightlife, clubscenes, historic sites and architecture. Includes the latest developments in both music and politics.

The rough guide to Jamaica


Author: Polly Thomas,Adam Vaitilingam
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 9781858285542
Category: Travel
Page: 433
View: 2234

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With complete coverage of Kingston as well as all the major resorts at Montego Bay, Ocho Rios, and Negril, this "Rough Guide" is the perfect complement to both independent travel and all-inclusive package tours. Comprehensive listings reveal the best places to stay, dine, and catch the funkiest reggae. of color maps & photos.

The Rough Guide to Cult Movies


Author: Paul Simpson,Helen Rodiss,Michaela Bushell
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: N.A
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 480
View: 4425

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ROUGH GUIDE/CULT MOVIES 2E

The rough guide to gangster movies


Author: Lloyd Hughes
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: N.A
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 322
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Presents a history of gangster films, covering the actors, essential films, and plots of the genre.