Art historian, Italy resident and long-time Blue Guides author Alta Macadam explores this beautiful region of fine cities, splendid cuisine and long history, providing a fascinatingly detailed guide, with carefully chosen recommendations of ...
Author: Alta MacAdam
Publisher: Blue Guides Limited of London
This easy-to-carry guide includes Bologna, Parma, Modena, Piacenza, Ravenna, Rimini and the Po delta. Art historian, Italy resident and long-time Blue Guides author Alta Macadam explores this beautiful region of fine cities, splendid cuisine and long history, providing a fascinatingly detailed guide, with carefully chosen recommendations of hotels and restaurants.
San Patrignano (1978) Emilia Romagna • Noi, Aulente, Avi • An intriguing project in Emilia-Romagna: a halfway house ... Sartori di Verona (1898) Veneto • www.sartorinet.com • Regolo • 288 ANTHONY DIAS BLUE'S POCKET GUIDE TO WINE 2007 ...
Author: Anthony Dias Blue
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Already a classic in its second edition, wine critic Anthony Dias Blue's annual guide has changed novice and expert wine enthusiasts' lives -- and wallets -- for the better. With an emphasis on American wines and the hidden treasures to be discovered at your local wine shop, Anthony Dias Blue's Pocket Guide to Wine 2007 tells you exactly what you need to know to choose the perfect wine for every occasion, whether you're dining in or dining out. ( THIS 2007 EDITION FEATURES ) ! An updated and extended winery section broken down by country and region, including key facts, best wines, and overall ratings for each listing ! A basic primer on wine appreciation ! Tips on how to judge wine ! A comprehensive description of all the important grape varieties ! A quick reference guide for on-the-spot decisions
To pay by credit card follow the Viacard sign (colour-coded blue). Avoid the Telepass lane (colour-coded yellow), which is for drivers holding post-paid electronic cards. Be alert as you get into lane as traffic zigzags in and out at ...
Author: Martin Dunford
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
The Rough Guide Snapshot to Emilia-Romagna is the ultimate travel guide to this charming, relatively little-visited region in the north of Italy. It guides you through the area with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from dining out in Bologna's wonderful restaurants and marvelling at the vivid mosaics at Ravenna to enjoying the pumping nightlife in Italy at Rimini and exploring majestic Rocca Viscontea castle. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you have the most memorable trip possible, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. Also included is the Basics section from The Rough Guide to Italy, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around the country, including transport, food, drink, costs, health and festivals. Also published as part of The Rough Guide to Italy. Full coverage: Bologna, Modena, Reggio Emilia, Parma, Castell'Arquato, Faenza, Brisighella, Ferrara, Po Delta, Ravenna, Rimini, San Marino (Equivalent printed page extent 78 pages).
This guide covers the eight regions of northern Italy - Lombardy, the Veneto, Piedmont, Liguria, Val d'Aosta, Trentino Alto-Adige, Friuli Venezia-Giulia and Emilia-Romagna.
Author: Alta Macadam
Category: Italy, Northern
This guide covers the eight regions of northern Italy - Lombardy, the Veneto, Piedmont, Liguria, Val d'Aosta, Trentino Alto-Adige, Friuli Venezia-Giulia and Emilia-Romagna. There are chapters devoted to the main towns and their environs, to each of the provinces and to areas of particular natural beauty. Gallery and Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper; the Lakes of Garda, Como and Maggiore are well known for their scenery; and the old town of Mantua has the Palozzo Ducale and Palazzo Te. The historic city of Turin is in Piedmont, and Liguria has the port of Genoa with its numerous palaces and the seaside villages of Cinque Terre. The Veneto includes the city of Verona, with its Roman amphitheatre; the university town of Vicenza, rebuilt by Palladio whose villas can be seen all over the region; and mountain scenery in the Dolomites. In Friuli-Venezia Giulia are Trieste and numerous small towns of interest, including Udine and Cividale. Bologna, the capital of Emilia-Romagna, is one of Italy's oldest cities; while Ravenna is home to examples of Byzantine art. transport, opening times of museums and monuments, and useful addresses.
The Blue Guide Series (heirs to the Baedeker Guides, they exist for all major Italian cities and regions) City Secrets Series (in particular, ... Bologna by Ben Donald Bologna and Emilia-Romagna by Dan Faracos and Michael Pauls Chow!
Author: Jeffrey Bailey
Interpreting Italians is a socio-cultural travel guide designed for people whose interest in Italy goes beyond the readymade impression or the hackneyed cliché.
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Author: Jonathan Bousfield
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
Now in full colour, The Rough Guide to Croatia is the ultimate travel guide to one of Mediterranean Europe's most beautiful and unspoiled countries. It guides you through the region with reliable and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from walking a circuit of Dubrovnik's city walls, exploring the labyrinthine streets of Split or savouring the food, wine and breathtaking nature of the Dalmatian islands. The Rough Guide to Croatia offers practical, informed advice on how to enjoy everything from sea-kayaking and mountain hiking to sunbathing and swimming at the most beautiful beaches to the best in contemporary art, culture and clubbing. Up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, hotels, shops, nightlife and restaurants for all budgets, ensuring you have the most memorable trip imaginable. Easy-to-use, full-colour maps ensure that you won't miss a thing. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Croatia. Now available in ePub format.
blue, gold and crimson mosaics on the vaults and arches depict St Laurence, the Apostles and the Good Shepherd Feeding His Sheep (over the entrance). ... Bologna, capital of Emilia-Romagna Chris Coe/Apa Publications On the west.
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
From fantastic Florence and the picture-perfect Tuscan countryside, to the grandeur of Rome, and the elegance of Venice, Italy has much to tempt the visitor. Berlitz Pocket Guide Italy is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the best that the country has to offer. Inside Italy Pocket Guide: � Where To Go details all the key sights in the country, while handy maps on the cover flaps help you find your way around, and are cross-referenced to the text. � Top 10 Attractions gives a run-down of the best sights to take in on your trip. � Perfect Tour provides an itinerary of the country. � What To Do is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from exploring vineyards, to walking the streets of Venice, or working your way around Rome's stylish bars. � Essential information on Italy's culture, including a brief history of the country. � Eating Out covers the country's best cuisine. � Curated listings of the best hotels and restaurants. � A-Z of all the practical information you'll need. About Berlitz: Berlitz draws on years of travel and language expertise to bring you a wide range of travel and language products, including travel guides, maps, phrase books, language-learning courses, dictionaries and kids' language products.
A captivating compilation of essays, articles, and travelogues describes the magical city of Venice and its environs, covering such topics as Current Events, Food and Drink, and Museums and Monuments in works by Fred Plotkin, Jan Morris, Francine Prose, and Catharine Reynolds. Original. 15,000 first printing.
In addition, Emilia Romagna Lines, emiliaromagnalines.it, run catamarans between Lošinj and Cesenatico, Pesaro and Rimini ... to the centre by a coastal path that meanders its way between the turquoise blue sea and scented pinewoods.
Author: Jane Foster
Publisher: Footprint Travel Guides
With Roman ruins, Byzantine churches & Venetian town houses, this area of Croatia is stunning whatever your taste. From the undulating vineyards of Istria, to the historic ports of Kvarner, this region is known as the ‘Tuscany of Croatia’. Footprint Focus provides invaluable information on transport, accommodation, eating and entertainment to ensure that your trip includes the best of this beautiful region of Croatia. • Essentials section with useful advice on getting to and around Istria & the north Dalmatian Coast. • Comprehensive, up-to-date listings of where to eat, sleep and play. • Includes information on tour operators and activities, from national parks to Byzantine mosaics. • Detailed maps for Istria and around. • Slim enough to fit in your pocket. With detailed information on all the main sights, plus many lesser-known attractions, Footprint Focus Istria & Kvarner provides concise and comprehensive coverage of one of Croatia’s most gorgeous regions. The content of the Footprint Focus Istria & Kvarner guide has been extracted from Footprint’s Croatia Full-Colour Guide.
... (Padua) Verona Reggio nell'Emilia EMILIAROMAGNA Viterbo VENETO Adriatic Sea TOSCANA MARCHE Pievepelago Fano Cagli Città di ... Avezzano Sulmona Rieti Orvieto Vetralla Pineto Cortona A PORTRAIT OF THE ITALIAN RIVIERA The blue water.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
The DK Eyewitness Italian Riviera Travel Guide is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel guide will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Italian Riviera effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Italian Riviera Travel Guide - showing you what others only tell you. Now available in PDF format.