Libya is the type of desert nation you thought only existed in the imagination. Experience the astonishing ruins of Leptis Magna, starry night skies over towering Saharan dunes, the hospitality of Tuareg guides and much more with this outstanding new guide. 27 detailed maps, including a full- colour country map; all you need to know about visas and tour companies; special sections on Libya's major Greek and Roman sites; extensive cultural, historical and political notes; helpful Arabic language chapter, plus Arabic script throughout.
- New planning information covering travelling to St Petersburg, guided tours and visas - Now in full colour, including all maps, plus a pull-out map - Annotated illustration of the Kremlin - Tour of the city's beautiful metro stations with map
Experience the best of West Africa with Lonely Planet. With our 7th edition you'll discover the varied landscape of this fascinating region - take a slow boat to Timbuktu, camp under the Sahara's starry skies, hike through ancient Dogon Country, discover Cote d'Ivoire's cosmopolitan Abidjan and kick-back on Ghana's palm-fringed beaches. Lonely Planet guides are written by experts who get to the heart of every destination they visit. This fully updated edition is packed with accurate, practical and honest advice, designed to give you the information you need to make the most of your trip. In This Guide: Essential safety information provided throughout Unrivalled activities and courses information for the whole region Green Index to make your travels ecofriendly
Complemented by easy-to use, reliable maps, helpful recommendations, authoritative background information, and up-to-date coverage of things to see and do, these popular travel guides cover in detail countries, regions, and cities around the world for travelers of every budget, along with extensive itineraries, maps with cross-referencing to the text, "Top 10" and "Top 5" lists, and other practical features.
Jordan has it all - the extraordinary carved city of Petra, Roman ruins, stark desert landscapes and a thriving capital. Delve into Jordan's rich culture with this comprehensive guide. This guide includes - Stay in Bedouin tents or splash out on a beach-front hotel - all the options you need; See the best of Jordan's ancient heritage - let our section on Biblical Jordan guide you; Dive & snorkel, take a hike, camel trek or float on the Dead Sea - we'll tell you how; Get talking - use our handy Arabic chapter to mix with the locals; Get around - 31 detailed maps and a full-colour country map will show you the way.
Presents a budget guide to the continent, offering maps, advice on visas, border crossings, travel routes, accommodations, restaurants, and discussing the history, politics, culture, and environment of parts of the continent.
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Kenya is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch the wildebeest migrate across the Mara's plains, get close to the elephants in front of Mount Kilimanjaro, or wander the Lamu backstreets; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Kenya and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Kenya Travel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around ...
Relax on the secluded beaches of Cap Serrat, bargain for handicrafts in Tunis’ bustling medina, follow in the footsteps of Hannibal, venture into the vastness of the Sahara on a camel safari. This guide will be your essential companion in one of the region’s friendliest countries. This guide brings recommendations of Tunisia’s most pristine beaches, harbours and promenades; 75 detailed maps, including a full-colour country map and customised itineraries maps; a Tunisian Arabic language chapter.
Presents a guide to Kenya that features cultural background, walking tours, accommodation and eating options, shopping advice, information on sidetrips and excursions, and practical information about the country.