By Mark Elliott, Simon Richmond, Becky Ohlsen, Anthony Ham, Andy Symington, Cristian Bonetto, Carolyn Bain, Fran Parnell

“The seductive name of the north is considered one of wild landscapes, crisp air and state-of-the-art urban sort coloured through the epic adjustments of the Scandinavian seasons.” – Andy Symington, Lonely Planet Writer

Our Promise

You can belief our shuttle details simply because Lonely Planet writers stopover at the areas we write approximately, each version. We by no means settle for freebies for optimistic insurance, and you'll depend on us to inform it like we see it.

Inside This Book…

8 professional authors
77 maps
104 nationwide parks
39 strange dishes to try
Inspirational photos
Clear, easy-to-use maps
At-a-glance sensible info
Natural Wonders feature
Comprehensive making plans tools
Easy-to-read layout

Show description

Read or Download Scandinavia (Multi Country Travel Guide) PDF

Best travel books

Insight Guides: Taiwan

Taiwan is an interesting state to go to, with ruggedly appealing surroundings and a colourful tradition that preserves the simplest of historic traditions, whereas passionately embracing the most recent in high-tech modernity. perception publications: Taiwan is a entire full-colour trip advisor to "the appealing island", the place landscapes fluctuate from dramatic mountains to white-sand seashores and points of interest comprise a number of the world's most sensible nutrition and an excellent selection of classical chinese language structure.

Insight Guides: Explore New York: The Best Routes Around the City


Explore manhattan, a part of a brand-new sequence release for March 2014, is the precise pocket better half while getting to know this iconic urban: a full-color consultant containing 18 easy-to-follow routes which lead you from the theaters of occasions sq. to the hip East Village, in terms of the city’s significant galleries, MoMA and the Metropolitan Museum of paintings, and the fairway oasis of significant Park.

Visitors to ny urban might include skyscraper-high expectancies, yet with the large Apple’s jaw-dropping structure, world-class cultural points of interest, and state of the art artistic scene, they don't seem to be prone to be disappointed.

Insight’s trademark cultural assurance completely units the routes in context, with introductions to the city’s eating scene, wealth of buying concepts, and world-beating leisure. the easiest areas to consume and drink are highlighted in every one journey and within the listing part, which includes a wealth of precious sensible info, together with quite a number rigorously chosen inns to fit all budgets. All routes are plotted at the worthy pull-out map, and the evocative images captures the ambience of latest York urban.

Beyond Disney: The Unofficial Guide to SeaWorld, Universal Orlando, & the Best of Central Florida (9th Edition)

Past Disney: The Unofficial advisor to common, SeaWorld, and the simplest of imperative Florida, via Bob Sehlinger and Seth Kubersky is a advisor to non-Disney subject matter parks, sights, eating places, outside activity, and nightlife in Orlando and important Florida. beneficial properties contain the newest info at the new Harry Potter points of interest at common Studios in addition to step by step traveling plans that store 4 hours of ready in line at common Studios and Universal's Island of event.

Lonely Planet Philippines (12th Edition)

Lonely Planet Philippines is your passport to the main correct, updated suggestion on what to determine and bypass, and what hidden discoveries wait for you. Swim at secluded shorelines within the Bacuit Archipelago, participate in a colorful fiesta, dive distant reefs and sumptuous partitions at Apo Island or Balicasag; all together with your relied on commute better half.

Extra resources for Scandinavia (Multi Country Travel Guide)

Sample text

But then I began to see that Boddam was not quite the same. There was a small wooden pier jutting from a mass of bushes; a tall Calvary, overgrown with greenery, stood behind, as testament to the evident faith of the islanders; and, deep in the interior gloom, the outlines of a grand petit château, all fretwork and wrought iron, and seemingly brought here from the Loire a century back and left to decay among the steam and the ants of mid-ocean. We anchored in two fathoms—a mooring accomplished only after we had hit, and briefly stranded upon, a head of brain coral that rose unpredictably to within a yard of the surface, and of which even the dolphins were ignorant.

Patient negotiations would continue, he said, to try to persuade them to go away, and in the meantime the interests of regional serenity, diplomatic practice and protocols would be better served if everyone remained calm, and made light of the incident. The Argentines remained on Southern Thule until six days after the Falklands War was ended, on 28th June 1982. The same HMS Endurance that had first sighted the men six years before, turned up with a recovery party. HMS Yarmouth, a frigate, dropped a salvo of shells on to a bluff not far from the Argentine base.

It was, as I have said, a long and complicated venture. What follows would have a pleasant neatness were it arranged logically, ocean by ocean, marching down the lines of longitude and along the lines of latitude according to some obvious plan. But my journeys were not like that, and so nor is this account like that. And it begins, not with the colony that is closest to the mother-country—that would be Gibraltar, which a jet can reach in little more than ninety minutes from Gatwick (though in fact I walked there)—but with the colony that is, if not the most distant, then certainly the most remote.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.91 of 5 – based on 47 votes