The Rough Guide to New York City


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 024125843X
Category: Travel
Page: 464
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The Rough Guide to New York City is the ultimate insider's guide to America's most exciting city. Whether you're here for world-class art at the Met, a blowout shop at Macy's or a ball game at Yankee Stadium, The Rough Guide to New York City is the perfect companion to a weekend city break or a longer stay. Inspirational photography, neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood accounts and detailed, full-colour maps help make sure you can find that backstreet Harlem jazz club or classic deli in Midtown. Updated by New Yorkers, Rough Guides give the lowdown on everything from the newly completed High Line and the renaissance of Brooklyn to the emerging food scene in Queens. Handy top 5 boxes give you quick round-ups of the best pizzerias, rooftop bars and more, while detailed background covers the rise and fall of Wall Street, 9/11 and New York's music heritage.

The Rough Guide to New York City


Author: Andrew Rosenberg,Martin Dunford,Stephen Keeling
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1409353370
Category: Travel
Page: 464
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The Rough Guide to New York City has detailed coverage of the city's sights and attractions and stunning photography throughout to illustrate its great buildings, iconic landmarks and distinctive neighbourhoods. Up-to-date listings, clear maps and extensive practical information will ensure you make the most of your time in the city. The introduction gives an overview of New York City; itineraries to help you explore neighbourhoods, discover great places to eat and escape the typical visitor's path; and a select list of things not to miss - the best museums, festivals, night-time activities and much more. The guide then goes from neighbourhood to neighbourhood across the boroughs: historic Financial District, Chelsea's High Line park, the churches of Harlem, Brooklyn's Coney Island and the furthest reaches of the Bronx. With essentials on how to get around, boxes on hidden gems in some of the most popular areas, and all kinds of top-5 lists, you'll be sure to find the best the city has to offer, whether you're a first-time or regular visitor. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to New York City. Now available in ePub format.

The Mini Rough Guide to New York City


Author: Andrew Rosenberg
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1848369301
Category: Travel
Page: 352
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The Mini Rough Guide to New York City is your essential companion to one of the world's most dynamic cities. It covers all the major sights and attractions in NYC, plus the practical, nitty-gritty information you'll need to make the most of your visit. The guide's introduction offers a lively city overview and a selection of 'things not to miss' - museums, architecture, green spaces, nightlife, cuisine and more. Then discover New York City by neighbourhood; from bustling Chinatown and once-bohemian Greenwich Village to the beautifully refurbished Lincoln Centre on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Find snappy reviews of hotels, restaurants and bars for every budget and taste, plus shops, clubs, galleries and more. It'll help you get around with clear, readable maps - grid referenced with all the top attractions and recommendations. Entertaining, engaging and opinionated, this guide is unbeatable. Make the most of your break with The Mini Rough Guide to New York City.

The Rough Guide to Rome


Author: Martin Dunford
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1409359468
Category: Travel
Page: 352
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The Rough Guide to Rome is the ultimate travel guide to one of the greatest cities on earth. Now in full colour throughout, with dozens of colour photos to illustrate the finest of Rome's beautiful, ancient buildings, iconic landmarks and distinctive neighbourhoods, this guide will show you the best the city has to offer. This guide unearths the hidden side of Rome - ancient, little-visited churches, quirky museums, the best out-of-the-way restaurants and authentic markets, and the hippest, most up-and-coming neighbourhoods. It also has any number of suggestions of things to do with kids, where to indulge in a spot of shopping, how to get to the best out-of-town beaches, with everything located on a number of clear and easy-to-use maps. Now available in ePub format.

The Rough Guide to New York City Restaurants


Author: Daniel Young
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781843530985
Category: Travel
Page: 480
View: 1924

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New York's 18,000 restaurants guarantee an almost infinite diversity and choice. They also make settling on a place to eat an extremely challenging prospect. This guide aims to make that process a little simpler. There are 350 reviews covering all budgets and boroughs, from Brooklyn's Indian eateries to the finest French restaurants on the Upper East Side. The only criterion for entry into the book is a thorough recommendation.

The Rough Guide to the USA


Author: Samantha Cook,Sarah Hull
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1405389524
Category: Travel
Page: 1088
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The Rough Guide to the USA is your authoritative state-by-state guidebook to this vast and fascinating country. From Mardi Gras in New Orleans to New England in the fall, from the Las Vegas Strip to Yellowstone National Park; the introduction provides a lively overview of the 'things not to miss'. The country's history, culture and people are covered in depth throughout the guide, while clear and accurate maps for every region, state and major city provide the information you need to plan your trip. With detailed practical advice, whether you're looking for great places to eat and drink or inspiring accommodation and the most exciting places to party, you'll find the solution. Count on plenty of expert advice on a wide range of activities, from touring Louisiana's Cajun country to experiencing New York City's nightlife, making The Rough Guide to the USA your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to the USA. Now available in epub format.

New York City Directions


Author: Martin Dunford,Adrien Glover
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 1843533227
Category: Travel
Page: 240
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Provides information on dining, accommodations, nightlife, shopping, landmarks, and side trips.

Pocket Rough Guide New York City


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 0241304784
Category: Travel
Page: 208
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Whether you have got an afternoon, a weekend or longer, the Pocket Rough Guide New York City brings together the best and most exciting things to do in New York. The Best of New York section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, including climbing to the crown of the Statue of Liberty, classic New York City restaurants and rooftop bars, plus the coolest neighbourhoods. The comprehensive Places coverage is divided by area and written in the Rough Guides trademark honest and informative style, fully updated with the relocated Whitney Museum and ambitious One World Trade Center. Pocket Rough Guide New York City also includes expanded Outer Boroughs coverage, so you can explore Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island. The Pocket Rough Guide New York City shows you world famous museums, stunning Manhattan viewpoints and cool art spaces, plus expert itineraries help you see New York City whatever your budget. Hotels, hostels, b&bs, restaurants and markets, shops, bars, clubs and music venues are clearly marked on the full-colour neighbourhood maps, and there's a handy pull-out map so you don't miss a thing.

Pocket Rough Guide New York City


Author: Andrew Rosenberg,Martin Dunford,Stephen Keeling
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1409323307
Category: Travel
Page: 208
View: 846

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The best New York has to offer, Pocket Rough Guide New York City is your essential guide to the cultural capital of the USA, with all the key sights, restaurants, shops and bars. Whether you have an afternoon or a few days at your disposal, our itineraries help you plan your trip, and the Best of New York section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, from MoMA's incredible modern art collection to towering skyscrapers like the Empire State. Divided by area for easy navigation, the Places section is written in Rough Guide's trademark honest and informative style, with listings of the must-see sights and our pick of the places to eat, drink and dance, from the best Jewish delis to the city's most historic jazz clubs. Make the most of your time with The Pocket Rough Guide to New York City. Now available in PDF format.

The Rough Guide to Puerto Rico


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1405382627
Category: Travel
Page: 288
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Discover a land of lush jungles and dazzling white sand with The Rough Guide to Puerto Rico. The full-colour introduction will inspire you with stunning photography of the "things not to miss" from the cosmopolitan city of San Juan to the exotic flora and fauna of the Caribbean National Forest. Dozens of user-friendly maps will guide you to our recommended accommodation and there are hundreds of restaurant reviews for gourmet eateries and local food stalls across the island. Covering all must-sees such as the Río Camuy caves and the romantic colonial town of Ponce, the guide also features full-colour inserts on Festivals dedicated to fruits and flowers, and Food, including independent gourmet coffee producers and regional specialties. The guide features in-depth sections on Mayagüez, La Cordillera, Vieques and Culebra, as well as all the practical information you'd expect from a Rough Guide. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Puerto Rico.

New York


Author: Beth Greenfield,Robert Reid,Ginger Adams Otis
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9783829715775
Category:
Page: 528
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Die 1. deutsche Ausgabe des Lonely-Planet-Führers ist ein prall gefülltes Reisehandbuch für aktive, entdeckungsfreudige Individualreisende. Kompakte Einführung in Stadtleben, Kunst, Kultur, Architektur und Geschichte. Die Sehenswürdigkeiten sind gegliedert nach den Stadtteilen, mit 8 hilfreichen Vorschlägen für Spaziergänge zu Themen wie Mode, Wolkenkratzer, Jazz u.a. Umfangreiches Adressenmaterial und Infos für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel bieten die Kapitel zu Essen, Ausgehen, Aktivitäten, Unterhaltung, Shoppen, Schlafen. Abschließend gibt es Ausflugstipps in die Umgebung und allgemeine reisepraktische Informationen. 3 Themenblöcke mit Fotos zu Central Park, Architektur und Stadtkaleidoskop bringen Farbe in das nüchterne, schwarz-blau-graue Layout. Hervorragend übersichtlich ist das Kartenmaterial, ein besonderes Plus der extra Cityplan. New-York-Neulinge finden mit M. Brinke (Reise-Know-how; BA 3/07) und W. Skrentny (DuMont-TB; BA 12/06) eventuell einen besseren Einstieg in den "Big Apple". Neugierige New-York-Kenner werden gerne mit Lonely Planet auf neuen Touren die Stadtviertel erkunden. (2)

The Rough Guide to the Beatles


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 184836752X
Category: Music
Page: 336
View: 8843

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The Beatles are the ultimate band - the most popular, the most respected, the most influential. The Rough Guide to the Beatles covers every aspect of the Fab Four, delving deep into the Beatles music, lyrics, movies and the Beatles solo careers. Features include: The Story: from Liverpool clubs to Beatlemania. The Music: incisive reviews of every Beatles and solo album and new Beatle Music from George Martin's son Giles. The Canon: the inside track on the 50 greatest songs. On Screen: the movies, the promos and the TV appearances and new coverage of the upcoming Rock Band-style video game of Beatle music. The Fifth Beatle: George Martin, Yoko Ono, Magic Alex and other contenders as well as the resignation and death of Neil Aspinall. Beatleology: the best books, the weirdest covers, the most obsessive websites, the obscurest trivia. This updated edition includes new material on Cirque Du Soleil 's acclaimed Love Show - the only officially endorsed Beatles theatrical presentation, Paul McCartney's albums Memory Almost Full, Ecce Cor Meum and Electric Arguments and the media circus surrounding the McCartney/ Mills divorce. All you need is this!

The Rough Guide to the Loire


Author: James McConnachie
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781843532576
Category: Travel
Page: 384
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The brand-new Rough Guide to The Loire is the essential guide to one of France''s most popular regions. A World Heritage Site, The Loire is famed for its soft, fertile countryside and a marvellous parade of châteaux. The main section of the guide has informed accounts of every attraction from the fascinating troglodyte dwellings carved out of rock-faces around Saumur to the compelling gardens at Villandry. The listings tell you where to find the best wines, the tastiest goat''s cheese and the most interesting places to stay. There are maps and plans throughout and a full-colour introductory section listing the author''s favourite ''things not to miss''. In the contexts section there is detailed background on the region''s culture, cuisine, wine, festivals and history.

Music USA

The Rough Guide
Author: Richie Unterberger,Samb Hicks
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781858284217
Category: Music
Page: 486
View: 557

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Describes the musical heritage of the United States and the development of styles such as jazz, rock, pop, country, folk, and blues

The Rough Guide to Boston


Author: Sarah Hull
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1848365888
Category: Travel
Page: 296
View: 1826

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Provides advice on planning a trip to Boston, presents descriptions of the highlights in each part of the city, and offers information about restaurants, nightspots, shops, and lodging.

Lonely Planet Reiseführer USA


Author: N.A
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 3829723369
Category: Travel
Page: 372
View: 4974

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Mit dem Lonely Planet USA auf eigene Faust durch das Land der unbegenzten Möglichkeiten! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf nahezu 1400 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 Musik im Freien? Der Red Rocks Park hat ein Amphitheater mit 9000 Sitzplätzen, das dramatisch eingebettet zwischen 120m hohen Buntsandsteinfelsen liegt. Die Akkustik ist einfach fantastisch, weshalb viele Künstler hier ihre Livealben aufnehmen. Oder lieber Kajakfahren? Der von steil aufragenden Felswänden umgebene Tracy- Arm-Fjord in Alaska ist von Eisbergen gesäumt und ein bezauberndes Ziel für einen ausgedehnte Paddelausflug. Wo unterwegs übernachten 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, einem Farbkapitel zu den 25 Top-Highlights, Special: Die Nationalparks der USA, Reiserouten, fundierte Hintergrundinformationen sowie Glossar und - damit Sie gut verständlich ankommen - einem Sprachführer. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer USA ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen.

The Rough Guide to Belize


Author: Peter Eltringham
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1848365128
Category: Travel
Page: 295
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The Rough Guide to Belize is the ultimate travel guide to this unique country, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions, from the beautiful, sun-washed cayes to the soaring Mayan pyramids. Discover Belize's highlights with stunning photography and extensive information on everything from the country's magnificent Barrier Reef - the longest in the Western Hemisphere - to its mist-shrouded jungles. Find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Belize, relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best resorts, hotels, spas, and restaurants for all budgets. The Rough Guide to Belize also features sections featuring Belize's splendid underwater life, plus its ancient Mayan pyramids and sites. Explore every corner of Belize with more user-friendly maps than any other guidebook. Make the most of your time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Belize.

The Rough Guide to Brussels


Author: Martin Dunford,Phil Lee
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781858286839
Category: Travel
Page: 330
View: 667

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A handbook to the city of Brussels, featuring informed accounts of all the sights, from the city's art collection to its handsome Art Nouveau buildings. The guide also includes details of excursions to Ghent, Bruges, Anwterp, and Leuven, and incisive reviews of the best bars, cafes and restaurants.