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World Search - Busy Places [Au/UK]

World Search - Busy Places [Au/UK]

Key Stage 1

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/02/2014

Aimed at readers aged 5 and up, this fun series lets kids lift the flap on scenes from around the world to see what's happening inside. Over 40 sturdy, easy to lift flaps, as well as search-and-find activities, will keep young readers coming back again and again! Titles in the World Search series from Lonely Planet, aimed at 5+ readers include  Incredible AnimalsAmazing JobsBusy Places Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher.

World Search - Incredible Animals [Au/UK]

World Search - Incredible Animals [Au/UK]

Key Stage 1

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/02/2014

Aimed at readers aged 5 and up, this fun series lets kids lift the flap on scenes from around the world to see what's happening inside. Over 40 sturdy, easy to lift flaps, as well as search-and-find activities, will keep young readers coming back again and again! This title covers: Gauchos - Argentina, Park vet - Virunga National Park Congo, Rollerblading police - Paris France, Royal flying doctors - Australia, Sherpa guide - Himalayas, Actors & stunt people - Bollywood India, Park ranger - Yellowstone National Park USA. Titles in the World Search series from Lonely Planet, aimed at 5+ readers include  Incredible AnimalsAmazing JobsBusy Places

World Search - Amazing Jobs [Au/UK]

World Search - Amazing Jobs [Au/UK]

Key Stage 1

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/02/2014

Aimed at readers aged 5 and up, this fun series lets kids lift the flap on scenes from around the world to see what's happening inside. Over 40 sturdy, easy to lift flaps, as well as search-and-find activities, will keep young readers coming back again and again! Titles in the World Search series from Lonely Planet, aimed at 5+ readers include  Incredible AnimalsAmazing JobsBusy Places

Lonely Planet's Trip Builder

Lonely Planet's Trip Builder

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/11/2021

Discover 800 ideas for your next trip and begin to plan it with Lonely Planet's Trip Builder. Bike and hike the sights of Valencia, quench your thirst following California's craft beer scene, experience Indigenous Australia on the Dampier Peninsula, or take a slow food and wine tour through Piedmont and Liguria. With extensive coverage of regions across the world, there's something to appeal to all ages and interests. Lonely Planet's expert travel writers have been exploring the world for over 45 years and in this handsome hardcover book we simplify the planning process and present hundreds of practical ideas so that you can build the trip of a lifetime. Featured itineraries range from a couple of days to a few weeks and include inspirational photography, maps, stop-by-stop listings, travel connection details and suggested extensions. A range of transport options are provided, including routes by plane, train, car, bicycle and boat. A handy carbon calculator enables you to track the footprint of your trip and make transport decisions. With regional chapters covering Europe, The Nordics, Africa, The Americas, Oceania and Asia, the itineraries in Lonely Planet's Trip Builder are classified according to themes: Active Drink Food Sustainable Adventure Culture Art Architecture History Family Solo Short Beach Winter Wellness Wildlife Whether you're planning your next trip, or looking for a gift to give to an adventurer in your life, Lonely Planet's Trip Builder will provide a lifetime of inspiring travel ideas. About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day.

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2022

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2022

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/10/2021

This annual list ranks the planet's must-visit countries, cities and regions for 2022. As we re-engage with the world with a new appreciation for what a privilege and responsibility travel is, Lonely Planet has drawn on the knowledge of our global community of experts to curate a collection of experiences that will inspire you to reconnect with the world. We also reveal how you can have a positive impact as you return to the road, with practical advice that will help you to make sustainable travel choices, support local communities and celebrate inclusivity. Inside Best in Travel 2022 you will discover: A reflective view on travel in a post-pandemic world Lonely Planet's top 10 countries, cities and regions to visit in 2022 Inspiration and guidance for every destination to help travellers make it happen Expert advice on how to protect the areas you visit on your travels About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day.

Lonely Planet Hungarian Phrasebook & Dictionary

Lonely Planet Hungarian Phrasebook & Dictionary

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/10/2021

Lonely Planet Hungarian Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Hungarian phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Get local recommendations for thermal baths and the best wine - all with your trusted travel companion. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now! Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation! Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips Never get stuck for words with the 3500-word two-way, quick-reference dictionary Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology Meet friends with conversation starter phrases Get your message across with easy-to-use pronunciation guides Inside Lonely Planet Hungarian Phrasebook & Dictionary: Full-colour throughout User-friendly layout organised by travel scenario categories Survival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance on-the-fly cues Covers Basics - time, dates, numbers, amounts, pronunciation, reading tips, grammar rules Practical - travel with kids, disabled travellers, senior travellers, sightseeing, business, banking, post office, internet, phones, repairs, shopping, bargaining, accommodations, directions, border crossing, transport Social - meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, romance, culture, activities, weather Safe Travel - emergencies, police, doctor, chemist, dentist, symptoms, conditions Food - ordering, at the market, at the bar, dishes, ingredients The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Hungarian Phrasebook & Dictionary, a pocket-sized comprehensive language guide, provides on-the-go language assistance. Great for language students and travellers looking to interact with locals and immerse themselves in local culture. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet is the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet. Check out our Fast Talk Phrasebook mobile app for on-the-go language needs. (Available languages: German, Latin Spanish, European Spanish, French, and Italian.)

The Best Things in Life are Free

The Best Things in Life are Free

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/09/2021

The second edition of Lonely Planet's The Best Things in Life are Free is the ultimate guide for travellers who want to find the best value for their next trip. From parks, museums and exercise classes that are free, to insider ideas on food and drink experiences offered at great value. Continent by continent, our on-the-ground experts provide planning tips plus plenty of recommendations to pinpoint bargains. Presented in a beautiful hardback format that features details such as debossing and foil on the cover, this is the perfect book for any traveller on a budget that's wanting to get the best bang for their buck. Featuring money-saving tips for 130 cities and regions across 85 countries Each continent has its own chapter that features a toolkit with an introduction to its top budget destinations as well as transport and accommodation information. Themed experiences include Arts & Culture; Festivals & Events; Food & Drink; Outdoors & Adventure; Wellness; and Wildlife Encounters. Africa Recommendations for 17 countries including: Egypt, Mauritius, Morocco, South Africa, Tanzania Special feature: - Africa's Best Affordable Wildlife Encounters Asia Recommendations for 18 countries including: China, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand Special features: - Terrific Temples at Tiny Prices - Asia's Best Cheap Gourmet Grub - Asia's Best Discount Wildlife Encounters - Best Wet & Wild Activities - Asia's Best Low-Cost Treks Europe Recommendations for 22 countries including: France, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain Special features: - Europe's Best Places to Escape a Crowd - Europe's Best Free Museums & Galleries - Food-Market Magic - Europe's Best Wild Swimming - Europe's Best Tours By Public Transport - Europe's Best Free Walking Tours North & Central America Recommendations for 10 countries including: USA, Belize, Canada, Costa Rica, Nicaragua Special features: - Top 10 All-American Adventures - Best Street Food - Best National Park Wonders - Free Sports Experiences South America Recommendations for 10 countries including: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Uruguay Special features: - Ruins That Won't Wreck Your Budget - Wine Tasting on a Budget - How to Party at Carnival in Rio - South America's Wildest Experiences Oceania Recommendations for 8 countries including: Australia, Fiji, French Polynesia, New Zealand, Tahiti Special features: - Top Cultural Encounters - Best Free Walks - Best Aquatic Adventures About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day.

Armchair Explorer

Armchair Explorer

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/07/2021

Calling culture lovers: sample music, films and books from 120 countries without leaving your armchair. Perfect preparation for travellers or simply a satisfying journey into the unknown, this book lists the five most interesting books and movies from each country, plus its top ten tunes. Be introduced to American jazz, French new wave cinema, Irish poetry and more. Discover a little of each countries' life and soul through each recommendation by Lonely Planet's experts. In-depth double page spread features examine iconic genres, artists and movements from a variety of countries: Belgium: Tintin England: The Beatles France: New Wave Cinema Germany: Love Parade Portugal: Fado Republic of Ireland: James Joyce Cuba: Cuban Son Mexico: New Mexican Cinema USA: Jazz New Zealand: Maori Renaissance Japan: Anime South Korea: K-Pop With coverage of countries that range from Argentina to Zimbabwe, this hardcover book is suited to travellers and culture enthusiasts, or as a great gift to a loved one to inspire them to dream of their next journey. About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Lonely Planet Route 66 Road Trips

Lonely Planet Route 66 Road Trips

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/06/2021

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher Whether exploring your own backyard or somewhere new, discover the freedom of the open road with Lonely Planet's Route 66 Road Trips. Featuring three amazing road trips, plus up-to-date advice on the destinations you'll visit along the way, you can explore retro Americana and experience big horizons and epic scenery - all with your trusted travel companion. Jump in the car, turn up the tunes, and hit the road! Inside Lonely Planet's Route 66 Road Trips: Lavish colour and gorgeous photography throughout Itineraries and planning advice to pick the right tailored routes for your needs and interests Get around easily - easy-to-read, full-colour route maps, detailed directions Insider tips to get around like a local, avoid trouble spots and be safe on the road - local driving rules, parking, toll roads Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Useful features - including Stretch Your Legs, Detours, Link Your Trip Covers Missouri, St Louis, Kansas, Oklahoma, Tulsa, Texas, Amarillo, New Mexico, Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Arizona, Grand Canyon National Park, California, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Route 66 Road Trips is perfect for exploring Route 66 in the classic way - by road trip! About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, eBooks, and more. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves, it's in every traveler's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

National Parks of America

National Parks of America

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/05/2021

Welcome to the great outdoors! The second edition of Lonely Planet's bestselling National Parks of America features three newly created parks (Indiana Dunes, Gateway Arch and White Sands) and a complete update and refresh of all existing park profiles. The much-loved recipe remains the same, Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel publisher, takes you on an informative and gorgeous tour of all 62 parks with our lavishly finished hardcover gift guide packed with detailed itineraries and practical tips on what to do and see in each park to get you started planning your next adventure. America's national parks are full of timeless marvels that still rejuvenate the soul: the world's largest trees in Sequoia; its most spectacular geothermal site in Yellowstone; the grandest canyon. From Acadia to Zion, this beautiful introduction to America's preserved natural treasures is packed with landscape photography, original wildlife illustrations, and practical information. This book is intended to be a practical introduction to each of America's national parks, distilled by Lonely Planet's expert authors. We highlight the best activities and trails, explain how to get there and where to stay, show you the wildlife to watch out for, and suggest ideal itineraries. Whether you're lucky enough to have a park on your doorstep or need to travel further, we hope that this book inspires you to explore both the iconic and lesser-known gems that make up the USA's diversely breathtaking expanses.

Epic Hikes of Europe

Epic Hikes of Europe

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/05/2021

Lace up your hiking boots for the next in Lonely Planet's highly successful Epic series, this time exploring 50 of Europe's most rewarding and beautiful hikes. From the sun-kissed regions of Southern Europe, including Italy, Greece, Portugal and Spain, to North Europe's history-rich heartlands (including France, Germany, Belgium, Britain, Ireland and Scandinavia), we cover a huge variety of themes and experiences for every type of hiker. Epic Hikes of Europe features some classic routes to tick off: Ireland's Dingle Way, Speyside's Malt Whisky Trail, a battlefield hike through Belgium and Italy's stunning Sentiero degli Dei along the Amalfi Coast. Hikes are graded according to their challenge and practical info is provided so you can follow in the writers' footsteps. A vibrant illustrated cover continues this collectible series. Inspiring, full-page images, maps plus practical details Engaging first-person accounts from writers who have completed the hike A wide range of routes for every ability, from one-day walks to multi-day treks About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Epic Drives of the World 1

Epic Drives of the World 1

Author: Lonely Planet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2021

Buckle up for the next installment in our 'Epic' series and the follow-up to Epic Bike Rides of the World. Epic Drives of the World, a beautiful paperback, showcases 50 of the greatest road trips on Earth, from classic routes in America, Australia and Europe, to incredible adventures in Asia and Africa. Organised by continent, each route features a first-hand account, awe-inspiring photographs, illustrated maps and practical advice on when to go, how to get there, where to stay and what to eat. From Hawaii's Hana Highway and Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh Road, to Utah's National Park Circuit and Germany's Black Forest High Road, Epic Drives of the World will inspire any motorist to hit the open road. African and Middle East drives include: The self-drive Safari (Zambia) Crossing the Kalahari (Botswana) Passing over the Panorama Route (South Africa) Marrakesh to Taroudannt (Morocco) Cruising Clarence Drive (South Africa) The Americas drives include: The Highway to Hana in Hawaii (USA) The Salar de Uyuni (Bolivia) The Pacific Coast Highway (USA) Crossing the Carretera Austral (Chile) Canada's Icefields Parkway Asia drives include: On the trail of Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) Crossing the Kathmandu Loop (Nepal) Hightailing from Thimphu to Gangtey (Bhutan) South Korea: From top to toe The road from Srinagar to Manali (India) Europe drives include: Black Forest High Road (Germany) The Wilds of Abruzzo (Italy) Croatia's Adriatic coast Norway's west coast The Magic Circle (Iceland) Oceania drives include: Southern Alps explorer (New Zealand) The Great Ocean Road (Australia) Northland & the Bay of Islands (New Zealand) Following the Captain Cook Highway (Australia) Alice Springs to Darwin (Australia) About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company , providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves, it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

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