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The Rough Guide to Amsterdam is your essential travel guide to this compact and instantly likeable city, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions. From the Anne Frank House to the Rijksmuseum, The Rough Guide to Amsterdam will steer you to outstanding art galleries, elegant canal-side architecture, and all the must-see city sights. This full-color, updated guide provides comprehensive coverage of the best restaurants, stylish bars, intimate cafes, vibrant markets, and hottest nightlife in Amsterdam for all budgets. Explore all corners of the city with authoritative background on everything from the city's canal houses to the art of the Golden Age, relying on the clearest maps of any guide, as well as practical language tips. The Rough Guide to Amsterdam also includes a chapter devoted to day trips featuring places like Haarlem, Alkmaar, and Edam. Whether you're sipping a beer in an old cafe or dodging the trams on Dam Square, this guide is indispensable. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Amsterdam. Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews, and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit RoughGuides.com to learn more.
The Rough Guide to Venice & the Veneto is long established as the most thorough and reliable guide to the city and its surroundings. Unrivaled in its coverage of the Doge's Palace, the Basilica di San Marco, and other major sights, The Rough Guide to Venice and the Veneto also reveals the treasures to be found in the districts that lie off the usual tourist trails — and has plenty of maps to make sure you find them easily. It will tell you the best places to stay, eat, and drink, in all price ranges, from backwater bars to gourmet restaurants, from homely B&Bs to spectacular Grand Canal hotels. In addition to being packed with stories that illuminate the city's history, The Rough Guide to Venice & the Veneto tells you more about the city as it is today than any other guidebook, with features on everything from flood-prevention projects to the travails of Venice's football team. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Venice & the Veneto. Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews, and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit RoughGuides.com to learn more.
The Rough Guide to Barcelona is the ultimate guidebook to one of Europe's most vibrant, exciting, and stylish cities. In full-color throughout, with dozens of photos, this guide not only gives you the finest coverage of Barcelona's historic sights and famous architecture, including the magnificent Gaude creations like the Sagrada Familia, but also has a keen eye for offbeat attractions and in-the-know sights, from quirky museums to neighborhood markets, city beaches, and urban parks. With up-to-date reviews of the best hotels, bars, restaurants, and clubs for all budgets, you'll find just what you're looking for in The Rough Guide to Barcelona, whether a hideaway boutique hotel or the best sangria in town. Make the most of your vacation with The Rough Guide to Barcelona.
Thoroughly researched and updated, the eleventh edition of The Rough Guide toBerlin is the ultimate travel guide to one of Europe's most dynamic, restless andever-changing cities. Blending stunning photography with full-colour maps andmore listings and information than ever before, The Rough Guide to Berlin offerspractical advice on all the best things to see and do in Berlin - from iconic sightssuch as the Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate and the world-class museums ofMuseum Island to expanded coverage of the latest places to go in up-andcomingneighbourhoods like Neukolln and Wedding. With comprehensive,reliable reviews of all the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops, galleries andrestaurants for all budgets, plus itineraries and Top 5s and a wealth ofbackground information, The Rough Guide to Berlin is all you need - whetherplanning or on the ground - to make the most of your trip.
The Rough Guide to First-Time Europe tells you everything you need to know before you go on your first trip to Europe, from information about visas and insurance to budgets and packing. This guidebook will help you plan the best possible trip to Europe, with tips on using your phone abroad and guidance on which websites, apps, and travel agencies to use to get the best deals and advice. You'll find insightful information on when to go and what not to miss, how to stay safe and - perhaps most important - how to get under the skin of a place and meet the locals in a natural way. In addition to an inspirational, full-color "Things Not to Miss" section, The Rough Guide to First-Time Europe includes overviews and maps of each European country to help you plan your route. This guide has everything you need to make your trip as enriching and memorable as it should be. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to First-Time Europe. Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit RoughGuides.com to learn more.
Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid is your essential guide to Spain's capital, with information on all the key sights in an easy-to-use, pocket-size format and a full-color, pull-out map. With a fresh update for 2016, Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid covers all of Madrid's key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops, and bars. Slim and stylish, this fully updated guidebook comes with a full-color pull-out Madrid map to help you find your way around — the only map of its kind to be marked with every single listing from the guide. Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid includes itineraries and a "Best of Madrid" section that picks out the highlights you won't want to miss, from the Prado's stunning art collection and leafy Retiro Park to the city's coolest designer shops and tastiest tapas bars. • Full-color pull-out map, plus easy-to-use maps to help you find your way around. • The very best of the area, selected by our expert authors. • Tailored itineraries and highlights to make trip-planning easy. • Inspirational color photography brings the area to life. Whether you have an afternoon, a few days, or more, Pocket Rough Guide: Madrid will help you make the most of your trip. Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews, and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit RoughGuides.com to learn more.
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 sun-washed cayes to soaring Mayan pyramids. You can discover Belize's highlights with stunning photography and in-depth information on everything from the country's magnificent Barrier Reef - the longest in the Western Hemisphere - to its mist-shrouded jungles. You can find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Belize, relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best resorts, hotels, spas, restaurants and activities for all budgets. You can explore every corner of Belize with clear, user-friendly maps. You can make the most of your time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Belize.
With its treasure-filled ancient sites, folklore, and island flora, the Greek Islands are the jewel in Greece's crown. The new edition of Insight Guide Greek Islands is an inspirational, full-color guide to this fascinating region. Our unrivaled coverage of history and culture provides an essential introduction to what makes the Greek Isles unique. Consult the Best of Greek Islands selection for an at-a-glance guide to the region's most evocative attractions, such as the improbably perched Panagia Hozoviotissa Monastery and the delightful Corfu Old Town. Descriptive accounts of where to go in the Greek Islands - such as the impressive Place of Knossos and the exquisite beaches on Levkada and Crete - are enhanced by beautiful photographs, while all major sights are cross-referenced with full-color maps. This new edition also features a brand new chapter on Thessaloniki, the second gateway to the islands after Athens. The travel tips section provides a wealth of information on how to plan your trip, plus our selection of the best hotels and restaurants.
THE ROUGH GUIDE TO PARIS is the ultimate insider's guidebook to Europe's most elegant and romantic city. Inspirational photography, neighborhood-by-neighborhood guides, and detailed, full-color maps help you get the most out of a visit to Paris - whether that means climbing the Eiffel Tower and boating on the Seine or visits to offbeat art galleries and hidden-away gardens. Frank, incisive reviews take you straight to the best of the city's cafes, restaurants, and nightlife venues, from the ultra-stylish to the magnificently traditional, while tell-it-like-it-is listings help you find the right accommodation for your budget, including boutique design hotels on the Left Bank, grand classics on the Right, or just-perfect budget hideaways. Make the most of your time with THE ROUGH GUIDE TO PARIS, the perfect companion for a city break or a longer stay.
This newly updated second edition features wide-ranging, systematically organized scholarship in a concise introduction to ancient Greek drama, which flourished from the sixth to third century BC. Covers all three genres of ancient Greek drama – tragedy, comedy, and satyr-drama Surveys the extant work of Aeschylus, Sophokles, Euripides, Aristophanes, and Menander, and includes entries on ‘lost’ playwrights Examines contextual issues such as the origins of dramatic art forms; the conventions of the festivals and the theater; drama’s relationship with the worship of Dionysos; political dimensions of drama; and how to read and watch Greek drama Includes single-page synopses of every surviving ancient Greek play