USA Travel Guide Places to visit in the United States
The opportunities for adventure travel in the USA are all but endless, whether your tastes run towards whitewater rafting down the Colorado River, mountain biking in the volcanic Cascades, canoeing down the headwaters of the Mississippi River, horseback riding in Big Bend on the Rio Grande in Texas or Big Wall rock climbing on the sheer granite
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Seattle Travel Guide What to do in Seattle Rough Guides
(8 days ago) Seattle’s biggest events are Bumbershoot, hosting hundreds of artists on dozens of stages around town on Labor Day weekend in early September (206 281 7788, bumbershoot.org), and the Northwest Folklife Festival (206 684 7300, nwfolklife.org), a Memorial Day (late May) event at the Seattle Center drawing folk musicians from around the world.
50 Inspirational travel quotes Rough Guides Rough Guides
(7 days ago) Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (that's right, Mark Twain was a pseudonym) was a novelist, journalist, humourist and lecturer born in Florida, Missouri, USA on November 30, 1835 (and died April 21, 1910, Redding, Connecticut).
Washington Travel Guide What to Do in Washington Rough
(3 days ago) Mount Rainier National Park. Set in its own national park, glacier-clad MOUNT RAINIER (14,410ft) is the highest peak in the Cascades (the seventh highest in the USA), and a major Washington landmark. Not until June does the snow melt enough for roads to open, and then the deer and mountain goats appear, dazzling wild flowers illuminate the
France Travel Guide Places to Visit in France Rough Guides
(5 days ago) France boasts metropolitan powerhouse cities that represent the countries accumulation of wealth, evident in the astonishing variety of places to visit, from the Dordogne's prehistoric cave paintings and the Roman monuments of the south, to the Gothic cathedrals of the north, the chateaux of the Loire, and the cutting-edge architecture of the grands projets in Paris.
Scotland Travel Guide Rough Guides Rough Guides
(7 days ago) An hour’s travel to the west is the country’s biggest city, Glasgow, a place quite different in character from Edinburgh. Once a sprawling industrial metropolis, Glasgow nevertheless has an impressive architectural heritage and a lively social and cultural life.
Germany Travel Guide Places to Visit in Germany Rough
(6 days ago) Fact file Germany. Germany occupies 357,112 square kilometres of territory in Central Europe. It has land borders with nine countries and a coastline of 2389km on the North and Baltic seas.; Politically, Germany is a parliamentary democracy, with an upper house – the Bundesrat – and a lower chamber, the Bundestag, both in Berlin.The administrative structure is federal, with the …
Cyprus Travel Guide Places to Visit in Cyprus Rough Guides
(5 days ago) Cyprus. The Troodos Mountains. Cyprus. Lefkosia (South Nicosia) Cyprus. North Cyprus. Cyprus. The vast majority of tourists begin their trip on the narrow coastal strip in the south, which hosts the main towns of Larnaka, Lemesos and Pafos, each with a historic old town, promenade and popular beaches. Beyond them, to the north, foothills rise
Serbia Travel Guide Places to Visit in Serbia Rough Guides
(5 days ago) Serbia’s capital, Belgrade, is a sociable, hectic city that energizes and exhausts by turns. Northwest of the city on the iron-flat Vojvodina Plain sits lovely Novi Sad, window to the Fruška Gora hills, while further north – a stone’s throw from the border with Hungary – enchanting Subotica is sprinkled with early twentieth-century
England, United Kingdom Travel Guide Places to Visit in
(6 days ago) Plan your visit to England, United Kingdom: find out where to go and what to do in England, United Kingdom with Rough Guides. Read about itineraries, activities, places to stay and travel essentials and get inspiration from the blog in the best guide to England, United Kingdom.
Iceland Travel Guide Places to Visit in Iceland Rough
(6 days ago) Travel to Iceland’s most dramatic scenery, the West Fjords, where little fishing villages sit snugly below table-top mountains. Ísafjörður's proximity to the wilds of the Hornstrandir peninsula makes for fantastic hiking opportunities. However, if you want …
10 Croatia Travel Tips Rough Guides
(6 days ago) 1. Be picky. Avoid the temptation to cram too much of this geographically challenging country in to your first visit. If you only have a week split it between the capital, Zagreb, for a night or two and spend the rest of the time exploring the famous Adriatic coast.Longer trips allow rewarding forays further afield, where gems like the UNESCO listed Plitvice Lakes, the castles of the Zagorje
Italy Travel Essentials Essential information and facts
(8 days ago) Travel tips and programmes for groups or individuals. Irish Wheelchair Association Ireland t 01 818 6400, w iwa.ie. Information and listings for wheelchair users travelling abroad. Society for the Advancement of Travellers with Handicaps (SATH) US t 212 447 7284, w sath.org. Information on the accessibility of specific airlines and advice on
Umbria Travel Guide What to do in Umbria Rough Guides
(1 days ago) Commanding one end of a steep gorge (about ten minutes of fairly spectacular train travel), it was once the gateway into Umbria, the last post before the Tiber Valley and the undefended road to Rome. However, while the town retains a fine medieval character, the views from its heights are marred by steel and chemical works around Narni Scalo
Japan Travel Tips: 13 Things To Know Before You Go Rough
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Rome Travel Guide What to Do in Rome Rough Guides
(5 days ago) Rome’s culture, food, and people make up a modern, vibrant city that is deserving of all the visitors that travel there every year. As a historic centre, it is special enough; as a contemporary European capital, it is utterly unique. Discover the best places to visit, where to stay, and travel tips with our Rome Travel Guide.