The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World (Lonely Planet)
Take a journey through every country in the world. 850 images. 230 countries. One complete picture.
With details of every United Nations-approved country in the world, and a few more principalities and dependencies besides, Lonely Planet’s Travel Book is the ultimate introduction to a world of travel and the essential travel reference book for every household!
All brand new, incredible photography illustrates each country, depicting what life is like in each nation from photographic portraits of people, beautiful landscape photographs and vibrant street photography.
India The Journey 2020 Edition
This Book is your perfect travel partner & guide for all your travel experiences within India. With detailed information on major states like Delhi, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Goa, West Bengal, Gujarat, Andaman & Nicobar, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, & many more. Travel maps of all major cities, states, tourist destinations, places of interest & a folded map of India are also included in this travel volume. Key & essential information such as tourism offices, hotels, travel agents, festivals & holidays, travel tips within India, Do’s & Don’ts, suggested tour packages, etc. etc. are also provided. Cultural information such as cuisine, wild life, classical dances & music, traditions, fairs & festivals, etc. etc. are also given to make your reading more enjoyable.
Priyanka Rastogi is a fervent explorer backed with rich experience in travel and tourism Industry from the grassroots level. As an author of ‘Early Sunrise, Early Sunset’, Priyanka opens up three treasure boxes to you, the readers.
The first box reveals the beauty of the rising North East India, the seven sisters along with states of Sikkim, West Bengal, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Bihar – inside and out. The second treasure box facilitates the hidden jewels the people – in these states. The third treasure box defines a different perspective to the ‘matrilineal society’ of North East India.
Priyanka, as a mother, an entrepreneur, has beautifully reflected her observations as a woman to explore many non-familiar places. These treasure boxes are sure to bring the North-Eastern states closer to the map and help to plan your travel itineraries and budgets better.
Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel: Our List of the 500 Best Places to See
Lonely Planet, the world”s leading travel guide publisher brings you an incredible travel book that has a compilation of the 500 most unmissable sights and attractions in the world, which has been ranked by Lonely Planet”s global community of travel experts. So big name mega-sights such as the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal battle it out with lesser-known hidden gems for a prized place in the top 10, making this the only bucket list you”ll ever need. This definitive wish list of the best places to visit on earth is packed with insightful write-ups and inspiring photography to get you motivated to start ticking off your travel list.
“Even if you never leave home, you’ll feel you’ve seen the world with this comprehensive armchair-travel guide.”―USA Today
Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel Book : 500 Places to See
Through the Lens: National Geographic Greatest Photographs (National Geographic Collectors Series
For more than 100 years, National Geographic has set the standard for nature, culture, and wildlife photography. In Through the Lens, 250 spectacular images-some famous, others rarely seen-are gathered in one lavish, newly formatted volume. Through the Lens is divided into geographical regions with a special section devoted to space exploration. Each geographical section features an outstanding array of photographs that exemplifies the area’s unique people, wildlife, archaeology, culture, architecture, and environment, accompanied by brief but informative captions. From Barry Bishop’s heroic Mount Everest climb in the 1950s to the glorious wildlife of Asia and Africa, from ancient Maya culture to the Afghan woman found 17 years after her piercing green eyes captivated the world, these are some of the finest and most important photographs ever taken. Featuring master photographers from the late 1800s to today, including Frans Lanting, David Doubilet, David Alan Harvey, Jodi Cobb, William Albert Allard, Nick Nichols, and Annie Griffiths Belt, Through the Lens is an extraordinary photographic celebration of some of the greatest the world has to offer.