South Downs Way 2013

Author: Paul Millmore

Publisher: Aurum Press

ISBN: 9781781310885

Category: South Downs Way (England)

Page: 168

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The South Downs Way runs for 100 miles (160 km) over the chalk downland of Sussex and Hampshire, from Eastbourne to Winchester. It is one of only two National Trails that can be used not only by walkers but also by cyclists and horse-riders for its entire length This is the complete, official guide for the long-distance walker or the weekend stroller. All you need is this one book. National Trail Guides are the official guidebooks to the fifteen National Trails in England and Wales and are published in association with Natural England, the official body charged with developing and maintaining the Trails.
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Insight Guides Great Breaks Brighton, Sussex & the South Downs (Travel Guide eBook)

Author: Insight Guides

Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited

ISBN: 1839051841

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

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Pocket-sized travel guides making the most of the British Isles through clearly laid-out walks and tours. Explore the best of Brighton, Sussex and the South Downs with this indispensably practical Insight Great Breaks Guide. From making sure you don't miss out on must-see attractions like Brighton's Royal Pavilion, Chichester Cathedral, Petworth House, Lewes and Eastbourne, to discovering hidden gems, including the Bluebell Railway, the easy-to-follow, ready-made walking routes will save you time, help you plan and enhance your Great Break in Brighton, Sussex and the South Downs. Practical, pocket-sized and packed with inspirational insider information, this is the ideal on-the-move companion to your trip to Brighton, Sussex and the South Downs. - Over 10 walks and tours: detailed itineraries feature all the best places to visit, including where to eat along the way - Local highlights: discover what makes the area special, its top sights and unique attractions, and be inspired by stunning imagery - Insider recommendations: where to stay and what to do, from active pursuits to themed trips - Rainy day recommendations: uncover plenty of options, whatever the weather - Practical maps: get around with ease and follow the walks and tours using the detailed maps - Informative tips: plan your travels with a useful practical section to ensure effortless exploration - Inventive design makes for an engaging, easy-reading experience - Covers: Brighton and Hove, the North Downs, Lewes, the Ouse and Cuckmere Valleys and the Sussex Heritage Coast, Eastbourne and 1066 Country, the High Weald, Chichester and around, Midhurst and around and Arundel and around. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides is a pioneer of full-colour guide books, with almost 50 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides with user-friendly, modern design. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps, as well as phrase books, picture-packed eBooks and apps to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure.
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The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex and Surrey

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 0241314720

Category: Travel

Page: 336

View: 6883

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The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex and Surrey is the most comprehensive travel guide to this beautiful region. Discover the area's highlights with stunning photography, itineraries and colour-coded maps, plus up-to-date listings and information. You'll find detailed practical advice on what to see and do, from ancient castles, magnificent gardens and modern art galleries to award-winning vineyards, white-sand beaches and walks in the South Downs National Park. Comprehensive, up-to-date reviews highlight the best B&Bs, campsites, cafés, restaurants and pubs for all budgets, giving you expert advice on which of Whitstable's famous oyster bars or Brighton's buzzy beach bars to try first. Whether you're visiting for a weekend or a longer stay, The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex and Surrey is all you need for the perfect trip.
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The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex and Surrey

Author: Rough Guides,Samantha Cook,Claire Saunders

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0241314747

Category: Travel

Page: 336

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This in-depth coverage of Kent, Sussex, and Surrey's local attractions, sights, and restaurants takes you to the most rewarding spots - from countryside walks to breweries to historic churches - and stunning color photography brings the land to life on the pages. With a beautiful new cover, amazing tips and information, and key facts, The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex & Surrey is the perfect travel companion. The locally based Rough Guides author team introduces the best places to stop and explore, and provides reliable insider tips on topics such as driving the roads, taking walking tours, or visiting local cathedrals. You'll find special coverage of history, art, architecture, and literature, and detailed information on the best markets and shopping for each area in this fascinating area. The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex & Surrey also unearths the best restaurants, nightlife, and places to stay, from backpacker hostels to beachfront villas and boutique hotels, and color-coded maps feature every sight and listing. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Kent, Sussex & Surrey.
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Insight Guides England (Travel Guide eBook)

Author: Insight Guides

Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited

ISBN: 1786716666

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

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England's wealth of history and culture will fascinate any visitor. Be inspired to visit by the new edition of Insight Guide England, a comprehensive full-colour guide to this rich and varied country. Inside Insight Guide England: A fully-overhauled edition by our expert regional authors. Stunning, specially-commissioned new photography that brings this scenic country and its people to life. Highlights of the country's top attractions, including its ancient monuments, castles, stately homes and world-class museums in our Best of England. Descriptive region-by-region accounts cover the whole country from its dynamic capital London to the beauty of the West Country and the Lake District, and the historic cities of Oxford, Bath and York. Detailed, high-quality maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information for planning a memorable trip. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure. 'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine
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Anderson's Travel Companion

A Guide to the Best Non-fiction and Fiction for Travelling

Author: Sarah Anderson

Publisher: Scolar Press

ISBN: 9781859280133

Category: Travel

Page: 552

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For those who want to find out about and read the literature of the countries of their choice, this reference is the author's personal selection, covering guidebooks, books about food, history, art and architecture, religion, outdoor activities, illustrated books, autobiographies and biographies, no
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The South Downs Way

Described east-west and west-east

Author: Kev Reynolds

Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

ISBN: 1849654115

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

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This walking guidebook to the South Downs Way National Trail covers the entirety of the 100 mile route from Winchester to Eastbourne with route descriptions from west to east and east to west. The route is described in 12 stages, accompanied by OS maps and information on accommodation and facilities en route for each day's walking. The South Downs Way explore the Sussex Downs and East Hampshire Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, often along ancient tracks, linking points of interest such as Medieval villages, Iron Age hill forts, and the Long Man of Wilmington - England's largest chalk-figure. The route traces an escarpment for most of the way, providing sweeping views, rarely descending to towns and villages except for the interruption of rich green river valleys, resulting in a surprisingly secretive walk. As well as detailed route descriptions, this guidebook includes practical information on walking the South Downs Way, such as advice on finding accommodation, facilities en route to resupply, as well as details on the best way to travel to and from the start and finish of the walk. The result is an ideal companion for a trek across the South Downs. This guide is part of a two-book series on the North and South Downs Ways.
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Mountain Biking on the South Downs

Author: Peter Edwards

Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

ISBN: 184965753X

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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The South Downs is a mountain biker's paradise. Thousands of kilometres of well-maintained byways and bridleways can be combined to create seemingly inexhaustible route combinations. The 26 routes in this book are graded (blue, red and black) for a range of abilities, and grouped into 6 sections: The South Downs Way National Trail (the whole route described in 3 stages) and routes around Winchester, Chichester and Petersfield, Arundel and Worthing, Brighton and Lewes and Eastbourne. They range from 14km to 57km in length and up to 95% off road, providing plenty of challenge for any mountain biker. Many tracks traverse well-drained chalk downland, providing superlative off-road conditions for much of the year. All routes are clearly illustrated on OS maps with numbered stages linking the route descriptions to maps. Extensive information is also included on facilities and services, including bike shops and mechanics, cafes, pubs and food shops, accommodation and transport links and tips on bike gear and preparation.
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The East Midlands Rough Guides Snapshot England (includes Nottingham, Leicester, Rutland, Lincoln and Stamford)

Author: Jules Brown,Phil Lee,Rob Humphreys,Robert Andrews

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1409363228

Category: Travel

Page: 76

View: 5654

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The Rough Guide Snapshot to The East Midlands is the ultimate travel guide to this underrated part of England. It guides you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from historic Lincoln to the spruced-up, go-ahead cities of Nottingham and Leicester. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, bars and nightlife, ensuring you have the best trip possible, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to England, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around England, including transport, food, drink, costs, festivals, sports and outdoor activities. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to England. Full coverage: Nottingham, Eastwood, Newstead Abbey, Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve, Clumber Park, Welbeck Abbey's Harley Art Gallery, Hardwick Hall, Southwell, Newark, Leicester, Market Bosworth, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Calke Abbey, Staunton Harold Church, Breedon-on-the-Hill, Oakham, Uppingham, Lyddington, Northampton, Althorp, Ashby St Ledgers, Stoke Bruerne, Fotheringay, Lincoln, Louth, Woodhall Spa, Tattershall Castle, Skegness, Boston, Gedney, Sutton and Stamford. (Equivalent printed page extent 76 pages).
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