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Unforgettable journeys to take before you die

Author: Steve Watkins; Clare Jones
Publisher: London : BBC, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on their years of experience, Steve Watkins and Clare Jones select 40 of their favourite journeys from around the world, recommending everything from a walk to Timbuktu to a slow barge down the Canal du Midi.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Watkins; Clare Jones
ISBN: 0563522631 9780563522638 1554071380 9781554071388
OCLC Number: 62307720
Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: List of featured journeys (final):; * Camino de Santiago Santiago de Compostela, Spain; * Along the Gibb River Road Kimberley, Australia; * Tracing the life of Gaudi Barcelona, Spain; * Tribal journey Orissa, India; * Through Patagonian fjords Puerto Montt, Chile; * La Ruta Maya From Mexico to Honduras; * Riding the Okavango Delta Botswana; * Canal du Midi Languedoc, France; * Ice cap trek Patagonia, Argentina; * Following the reindeer migration Lapland, Sweden; * Driving along Route 66 Arizona, USA; * By rail through Copper Canyon Chihuahua, Mexico; * Driving the Uyuni Salt Flat Altiplano, Bolivia; * Horse-drawn caravan Wicklow, Ireland; * Eastern & Oriental Express Singapore to Bangkok; * The Road to Mandalay Myanmar; * Driving through fall colours New England, USA; * Tall ship voyage Rome to Venice, Italy; * Tracking mountain gorillas Parc de Volcans, Rwanda; * A Bohemian journey Prague, Czech Republic; * Into the ice bear kingdom Churchill, Canada. * Down the Yukon river Whitehorse to Dawson City, Canada; * Walking with Wordsworth The Lake District, England; * Shackleton's voyage Antarctica; * Sea-kayaking Cays The Exumas, Bahamas; * Along the Silk Route Beijing to Samarkand; * Trans-Mongolian Express Moscow to Beijing; * Exploring the Sounds of Wine Marlborough, New Zealand; * Into the Sahara Draa Valley, Morocco; * Paddles and pedals Pacuare to Nicoya, Costa Rica.
Responsibility: Steve Watkins and Clare Jones.

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