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Jan 22, 2019
| ISBN 9780241378878
Jan 22, 2019
| ISBN 9781465485670
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Jan 22, 2019 | ISBN 9780241378878
Jan 22, 2019 | ISBN 9781465485670
Take to the open road with Back Roads Great Britain and discover 25 leisurely drives through the country’s beautiful villages and stunning landscapes.Explore the spectacular scenery of the Lake District, follow a whiskey trail through the Highlands or discover picturesque coastal villages in Cornwall. Packed with insider tips and information, this easy-to-use guide reveals incredible sights, hidden gems, and authentic local experiences that can be discovered only by road.Inside Back Roads Great Britain:– A free laminated pull-out road map of Great Britain helps you navigate with ease– 25 easy-to-follow driving tours, each lasting one to five days– Guided walks take you through Great Britain’s historic towns and villages– Experts suggest the best off-road activities in each area, from whiskey trails to water sports – Contains essential travel tips, including our pick of where to stay, eat, and shop, plus useful travel, visa, and health information– Covers all the UK rules of the road – Includes postcodes for use with GPS, plus information on road conditions and parking tips – Covers Cornwall, Devon, the Jurassic Coast, Salisbury, Bath, Glastonbury, the Cotswolds, the Chilterns, the South Downs, Brighton, Kent, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, the Brecon Beacons, West Wales, Snowdonia, Offa’s Dyke, the Peak District, Yorkshire, the Lake District, Northumbria, Edinburgh, Rosslyn Chapel, Fife, the Scottish Highlands, the Scottish Lochs, Aberdeen, Inverness, and moreStaying for longer and looking for a more comprehensive guide to Great Britain? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Great Britain.About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK’s award-winning Back Roads guidebooks take the work out of planning a road trip, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your journey. DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in more than 120 countries.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Back Roads Great Britain takes you to the beautiful villages and stunning landscapes that can only be discovered along the scenic routes and back roads of England, Scotland, and Wales.
Discover towns such as picturesque St. Ives, home to national museums and brimming with galleries. Embark on historical journeys through Neolithic stone circles, ancient abbeys and churches, and the medieval wonders at Salisbury. Delight in colorful English and Welsh gardens, ascend Mt. Snowden and take in the glacial lakes and waterfalls of Snowdonia National Park, and explore the untamed west coast of Scotland.
The Back Roads Great Britain travel guide offers twenty-five driving tours that range from one to five days. Each itinerary highlights day-trips and activities, including walks and hikes, tours of ruins and historic landmarks, and market days and festivals.
Practical information, such as road conditions, lengths of drives, and zip codes for GPS devices, accompanies the pull-out map and the complete itineraries, as do listings for the best-value hotels, intimate guesthouses, local produce – friendly restaurants, and cozy pubs.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Back Roads Great Britain leads you to the most authentic and delightful experiences the island has to offer.
Experience the world with DK Eyewitness.DK Eyewitness’ highly visual guides show you what others only tell you, with easy-to-read maps, tips and tours to inform and enrich your trip.Our travel writers report on what to see, eat, drink and do… More about DK Eyewitness
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