【 Libro 】: China Baedeker Guide (Baedeker Guides) ✅

China Baedeker Guide (Baedeker Guides) de BAEDEKER GUIDES

Baedeker is proud to welcome this brand new guide to China. At the heart of this full-colour and visually inspiring guide is a wealth of well-researched information and over 200 detailed recommendations, written by experts. From the famous terra-cotta army near Xi`an to Beijing and its imperial palace, not to mention the spectacular scenery, you will find all the sights and top attractions explored in an easy-to-read A-Z format. Superb 3D laminated illustrations display the key sights in perspective and include Puning Si Monastery and Potala Palace, brought to life at the turn of a page. Clear and concise background texts cover China`s fascinating history, tracing key events from Prehistory and the first empire to Opium Wars and the People`s Republic of China. Special feature pages cover topics of particular interest that give a rare glimpse into everyday life, such as `Courtyard Houses and Hutongs` and `The Bus to Shangri-La`. A comprehensive `Practicalities` chapter covers all the essential travel advice you need, including accommodation, transport, food and drink, health, shopping, money and much more, not to mention useful insider tips for travellers with disabilities and those travelling with children. There are plenty of `Baedeker tips` alongside the relevant places and sights information, making this guide ideal for on-the-spot reference. The guide is accompanied by a large, fully indexed, pull-out map, along with 48 detailed maps and plans within the text that clearly pin-point the best places to stay and top venues to eat and drink en route. There are 5 recommended tours specially designed to ensure you see the very best of this exciting and diverse country. Whether you want to follow the trail of explorers and merchant caravans to innermost China on the Silk Road or see the traditional highlights of Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong you can choose the tour to suit you. Journey lengths range from 10 to 23 days and are suitable for both experienced travellers and beginners. Top sights are clearly plotted along the way with the distances marked between them to help you plan your route. All of this invaluable information is contained within a handy plastic wallet that allows you to keep the guide and map together whilst ensuring that both will survive in all weather. Baedeker – setting a new standard in 21st century travel guide publishing. ISBN 3829766203 DEWEY edition DC22ISBN13 9783829766203(What`s this?) Pages 642Publisher MAIRDUMONT GmbH & Co. KG Published in OstfildernImprint Mairs Geographischer Verlag,Kurt Mair Series title Baedeker GuidesFormat Paperback Height (mm) 189Publication date 09 Oct 2009 Width (mm) 123DEWEY 915.1046 Academic level General
Sub-Categoría: Asia y Oceania
Categoría: Guias de Viaje
Idioma: Español
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