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 New York City


Author: Martin Dunford,Jack Holland
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781858288697
Category: Travel
Page: 522
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Written by New York natives, this guide zeros in on Manhattan, the city's crown jewel, and its world-class museums, restaurants, clubs, and hotels, and then goes on to the rich and diverse outer boroughs, digging up the less obvious charms. 34 maps. of color maps.

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: Guides Rough,Sarah Hull,Stephen Keeling,Andrew Rosenberg
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9780241306338
Category: Travel
Page: 464
View: 7899

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Discover the city that never sleeps with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to climb the Statue of Liberty, walk the High Line or visit a jazz club in Harlem, The Rough Guide to New York City will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way. Inside The Rough Guide to New York City - Independent, trusted reviews written in Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit. - Full-colour maps throughout and a handy city plan - navigate the backstreets of the Meatpacking District or Brooklyn's artsy Williamsburg without needing to get online. - Stunning, inspirational images Things not to miss - Rough Guides' rundown of New York's best sights and experiences. - Itineraries - carefully planned routes to help you organise your trip. - Detailed city coverage - whether visiting the big sights or venturing off the tourist trail, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way. Areas covered include- the Harbor Islands; the Financial District; Tribeca; Soho; Chinatown; Little Italy; Nolita; Lower East Side; the East Village; the West Village; Chelsea; the Meatpacking District; Union Square; Gramercy Park; the Flatiron District; Midtown East; Midtown West; Central Park; the Upper East Side; the Upper West Side; Morning side Heights; Harlem; north Manhattan; Brooklyn; Queens; the Bronx; Staten Island. Attractions include- the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art; the Statute of Liberty; the Empire State Building; 9/11 Museum; Grand Central; Museum of Modern Art; the High Line; the Whitney Museum of American Art. - Listings - honest and insightful reviews of all the best places to stay, eat, drink and shop, with options to suit every budget, along with the latest on New York's clubs, live-music venues, theatres, galleries and LGBT scene, plus in-depth sections on the city's sports and outdoor activities, festivals and events, and children's attractions. - Basics - essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, the media; tourist information; entry requirements and more - Background information - a Contexts chapter devoted to history, books and film.

The Rough Guide to New York City


Author: Andrew Rosenberg,Martin Dunford
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1405393661
Category: Travel
Page: 492
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Full-colour throughout, The Rough Guide to New York is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's most iconic cities. With 30 years experience and our trademark 'tell it like it is' writing style Rough Guides cover all the basics with practical, on-the-ground details, as well as unmissable alternatives to the usual must-see sights. At the top of your to-pack list, and guaranteed to get you value for money, each guide also reviews the best accommodation and restaurants in all price brackets we know there are times for saving, and times for splashing out. In The Rough Guide to New York: - Over 50 colour-coded maps featuring every listing - Area-by-area chapter highlights - More listings in outer boroughs with user friendly subway maps - Top 5 boxes - Things not to miss section Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to New York.

The Rough Guide to New York City Restaurants


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


Author: Martin Dunford,Jack Holland
Publisher: Rough Guides Limited
ISBN: 9781858288697
Category: Travel
Page: 522
View: 4897

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Written by New York natives, this guide zeros in on Manhattan, the city's crown jewel, and its world-class museums, restaurants, clubs, and hotels, and then goes on to the rich and diverse outer boroughs, digging up the less obvious charms. 34 maps. of color maps.

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: 0241200768
Category: Travel
Page: 208
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Pocket Rough Guide New York City is an indispensable guide to the cultural capital of the USA. Whether you have an afternoon or a few days at your disposal, kids in tow or a tight budget to stick to, our itineraries help you plan your trip. The Best of New York section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, from the world's foremost Natural History Museum to exhilarating viewpoints like the towering Empire State and elegant Brooklyn Bridge. Now available in PDF format. All the sights, accommodation, restaurants, shops and bars are pinpointed on the full-colour maps, and there's also a handy pull-out map for on the ground navigation. Divided by area and written in an honest and informative style, Pocket New York City's comprehensive Places coverage means you can get right to the heart of Manhattan and the vibrant outer boroughs, while listings recommend the best places to eat, shop, stay - and stay out late - in the city that never sleeps. Make the most of your time on Earth with the Pocket Rough Guide to New York City.

The Rough Guide to the Beatles


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

The Rough Guide to True Crime


Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 1405381396
Category: True Crime
Page: 348
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The Rough Guide to True Crime tells the stories of criminal acts ranging from the absurd to the appalling, using a light touch with the former and illuminating the psychology in play behind the crimes. A compilation of crime's greatest hits, preposterous occurrences and heinous acts, the Rough Guide to True Crime will satisfy the armchair voyeur and amateur criminologist alike.

The Rough Guide to USA


Author: Samantha Cook,Greg Ward,Tim Perry,Rough Guides (Firm)
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781843532620
Category: Travel
Page: 1440
View: 318

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The Rough Guide to the USA is the most comprehensive and colourful guide to the fifty states available. There are lively accounts of every region and attraction from the bright lights of Broadway to the vast open plains of Wyoming. The guide gives refreshingly opinionated reviews of the established sights and landmarks as well as uncovering many of the lesser-known gems, allowing the visitor to make the most of their trip. There are feature boxes that provide information on a variety of subjects from the Delta blues to the geology of the Grand Canyon. There are also maps and plans to help you navigate around the major attractions, inner city streets or interstates

Italien


Author: N.A
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 3829722567
Category: Travel
Page: 1057
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Mit dem Lonely Planet Italien auf eigene Faust durch das Land von "la dolce vita"! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 1000 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 Überraschungen? Bei einer Tour durch den sottosuolo (Untergrund) von Neapel warten Grotten aus der Zeit der Griechen, frühchristliche Grabkammern, königlich-Bourbonische Fluchtwege und Luftschutzbunker aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg. Oder doch lieber "ins Zimmer im Freien"? Italiener lieben Gartenanlagen schon seit der Antike. Die Villa d'Este in Tivoli ist ein echter Superlativ eines Gartens der Hochrenaissance voller Springbrunnen und Zypressenalleen. 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 18 Top-Erlebnissen, Highlights in 3D-Ansicht, Reiserouten, farbige Themen-Kapitel Norditalien und Süditalien, Hintergrundthemen sowie Glossar und - damit Sie gut durchs Land kommen - einen Sprachführer. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Italien ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen.

Music USA

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


Author: Roger Norum,James Proctor
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1848362579
Category: Travel
Page: 351
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The Rough Guide to Finland is the essential companion to this fascinating Scandinavian country with clear maps and coverage of all the best attractions. Packed with stunning photography and colour illustrations, explore the must-see highlights from the best summer and winter activities � including skiing, snowmobiling and reindeer and husky driving � to the remote villages that come to life in the summertime, with beaches, lake cruises and island hopping. Find detailed accounts of all Finland�s major tourist attractions, including the cultural capitals of Helsinki, Turku and Tampere and the laconic seaside towns along Finland�s southern and western coast, as well as full colour sections on Finnish design and The great outdoors. You�ll find informed, practical advice on what to see and do whilst relying on countless recommendations for Finland�s best restaurants, bars, caf�s, shops and hotels for every budget and style. With authoritative background on Finland�s intricate history and expert tips on how to get around the beautiful national parks, this is your must-have guide. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Finland

The Rough Guide to Japan


Author: Jan Dodd,Simon Richmond
Publisher: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781858286990
Category: Travel
Page: 938
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THE ROUGH GUIDE TO JAPAN is the definitive guide to this intriguing country. Features include: Comprehensive coverage of all the sights, from pop-chic Tokyo to the hot springs of Kyushu and the sacred temples of Shikoku. Up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, shop and party. Practical advice on hiking in Hokkaido's national parks, skiing in the Japan Alps and experiencing Tohoku's vibrant festivals. In-depth features on Japanese culture, including art, architecture, music and food. Full-colour photographs and more than a hundred maps.