The World s Best Street Food The street is where you ll find the heart of a cuisine and its culture somewhere among the taco carts and noodle stalls, the scent of wood fires and the hubbub of fellow diners. Bring the world s greatest street foods to your home with this compendium of classic recipes! 100 authentic recipes with simple, clear instructions for perfect preparation Glossary of exotic ingredients with easy-to-find alternatives Evocative profiles of each dish show you where to find the best examples when you re on the road Written by food writers from around the world with an introduction by Tom Parker Bowles
Even the smoke issuing from Sicily’s famously active volcanoes cannot take the lustre off this Mediterranean jewel - its Arab-influenced culture and cuisine, ancient archaeological sites, flamboyant baroque cities and stunning natural landscapes make sure of that.
Southeast Asia s terrific trio offer steamy jungles packed with wildlife, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands, culinary sensations and multi-ethnic culture. Simon Richmond, Lonely Planet Writer "Getting you to the heart of a place" Amazing experiences Destination highlights, author recommendations and the best local knowledge. Plan the perfect trip Planning features and top itineraries give you the freedom to create your ideal trip.Get off the beaten tracks Our authors uncover local secrets that will make your trip unique.Special featuresOutdoor Activities PlannerThe Mega-Diversity RegionEat and Drink Like a LocalRegional Specialties We tell it like it is Our job is to make amazing travel experiences happen. We visit the places we write about each and every edition. We never take freebies for positive coverage, so you can always rely on us to tell it like it is.
Contains expanded information on Turku, Lakeland, and Karelia, extensive recommendations for where to stay and eat, for every budget and taste, the lowdown on travelling throughout Finland's spectacular lake-filled countryside, and details on outdoor activities, including tips on skiing areas.
The Lonely Planet Country Guides are the complete country guides for independent travellers. They feature inspirational colour highlights sections, easy-to-use grid-referenced maps and insightful history, culture, food and environment chapters by specialised contributors.
We cover the magnificent Vienna must-sees, and give tips for getting off the trail to discover the 'real' Vienna. Viennese residents (the author lives in Vienna!) and local experts tell us about the highlights of their city - hidden gems, their favourite places, and insights into how the city works. The key features include: more indepth coverage of arts & architecture; expanded sights coverage; more walking and cycling tours to take you away from the central tourist hotspots and into Vienna's charming outskirts; and extended coverage of Vienna's unique drinking establishments - traditional coffee houses and lively Heurigens.
K tomuto titulu existuje nové vydanie z roku 2007: Western EuropeWhether you dream of lazing on golden Mediterranean beaches, exploring centuries-old Bavarian streets or nursing a pint in a snug Irish pub, Western Europe always inspires with its v ariety and volume of iconic attractions. With so much to choose from, this insightful and comprehensive guide enables you to find your perfect multi-country trip.
Enjoy a posavje in Slovenia, answer Prost! in a German bar or Okrzyki! in Poland, and remark milyen gyönyöru as you pass by the Danube in Hungary. You will be greeted with a warm Jak se mate? when you make an effort to speak Czech, and understand the cries of Pockaj! as you hike through Slovakia. This indispensable phrasebook will help you find your way through the heart of Europe. Czech, German, Hungarian, Polish, Slovak & Slovene
Travellers are flocking to Havana to experience its idiosyncrasies and charms before the floodgates are opened to American travellers and things change forever. This guide features the most comprehensive language section available. It offers more coverage of language schools and volunteer opportunities for those keen to learn and return something to locals through their travels.
World-class entertainment at the Mariinsky Theatre, sultry White Nights in midsummer, ice-skating on the Neva and the sublime architecture of the Church on the Spilled Blood â€“ Russiaâ€™s â€northern capitalâ€™ amazes all who visit. This smart, streetwise and stylish guide uncovers the cultural riches, captivating history and carefree nightlife of this magnificent city.Immerse Yourself In Art â€“ compare Picasso and Poussin, Gainsborough and Gauguin with a whole chapter dedicated to the vast Hermitage MuseumCatch The Scene â€“ dance on tables or watch world-class ballet, our St Petersburg expert reveals the complete range of entertainment optionsExplore the city with tailor-made walking tours, full color, cross-referenced maps and metro planTalk The Talk with our detailed language chapter complete with Cyrillic scriptEscape to opulent Tsarist palaces and charming historic towns with our comprehensive Excursions chapter
Discover UkraineFeast your eyes on Scythian gold and mummified monks at Kyiv's Caves MonasteryDescend to the underground control room for a former Soviet missile baseJump over a fire with your beloved to test in your love will lastTuck into a bowl of borshch with sausage or marinated applesIn This Guide:Two authors, 15 weeks of in-country research, over 15 years' travel experience in UkraineExpanded coverage of western Ukraine and the CarpathiansNovelist Andrey Kurkov, a Carpathian rapper and a Tatar elder discuss life in UkraineContent updated daily - visit lonelyplanet.com for up-to-the-minute reviews, updates and traveler insights
This guide was researched and written with travel sustainability in mind, and promotes the best eco-accredited businesses in Western Australia. Local and expert authors, are born and bred here, including biologist Tim Flannery. There is comprehensive coverage of 4 Wheel Drive roads and tracks that criss-cross this vast area. There is great new use of colour. There are long-term accommodation options and there is excellent coverage of seasonal work. Around the southwest, cars and campervans are the modes of choice for most travellers, who are catered for with accommodation options in most small towns - so they can stop when they feel like it.