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Rough Guides (Firm)

Works: 1,598 works in 3,137 publications in 1 language and 91,053 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals  Biography‡vDictionaries  Maps  Reference works  History 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Cartographer, 475
Classifications: G153.4, 910.202
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Publications about Rough Guides (Firm)
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Most widely held works by Rough Guides (Firm)
The rough guide to the iPad by Peter Buckley( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Written in an enjoyably fresh and accessible way. (The Rough Guide to iPods, iTunes & music online) The Independent
Make the most of your time on Earth : the rough guide to the world ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Ideal for both the seasoned traveler and armchair dreamer, this Rough Guide recommends 1,000 travel, art and architectural, hiking or sports, festival, eating, hiking, musical, shopping, and nature-related experiences and suggests road and train trips around the world, arranged geographically. The experiences vary from trekking to the source of the Ganges to platypus-watching in Australia. Some sections include recommended reading and/or films to learn more about the culture, geography, and history of these travel destinations
The Rough Guide to film by Jessica Winter( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
"Arranged by director it covers the top moguls, mavericks and studio stalwarts of every era, genre and region. Reviews of thousands of the greatest movies ever made, profiles of over eight hundred directors and more
The Rough guide to China by David Leffman( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
This guide to China enables you to explore the sights and attractions of the country, offers advice on where to stay and eat, and comments on China's history, politics, environment, and people
The rough guide to Scotland by Rob Humphreys( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
A traveler's guide to Scotland, providing maps and detailed information on cities, accommodations, dining, shopping, sights, and landmarks, featuring tips to cross-country ski through the Cairngorm mountains, and including a list of thirty things "not to miss."
Ultimate adventures : a rough guide to adventure travel : [the world's best outdoor travel experiences] by Greg Witt( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Ultimate Adventures: A Rough Guide to Adventure Travel features adventures for all travelers, including "soft" experiences for those testing their bravery levels and extreme adventures for adrenalin junkies, each rated by physical, psychological, skill and wow factor! Whether your appetite for adrenalin takes you to arctic freezes, ocean depths or sweltering deserts, this book will tell you the how, why and when to plan your ultimate adventure. Experienced tour leader and trekker extraordinaire, Greg Witt brings cultural sensitivity and humor, as well as concise practical information. The guide is packed with maps & safety advice and includes information on all the best local guides. Make the most of your time on Earth with this spectacular foray into world adventures
The rough guide to Sicily by Robert Andrews( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
A guide to traveling in Sicily, providing an introduction to the region, suggestions on when to visit and what not to miss, a look at Sicily's history, the Mafia, the island's Baroque architecture, and food and wine, and descriptions of restaurants, places to stay, entertainment venues, notable sites, and other attractions in nine areas of Sicily
The rough guide to Australia by Melanie Ball( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
The Rough Guide to Australia is the indispensable travel companion to this vast, stunning, totally unique destination. Whether you're making a bee-line for the beaches, stepping out on a wine tour, heading-off on an Outback adventure or packing it all into one trip of a lifetime, The Rough Guide to Australia has everything you'll ever need on where to go and how to get there. This guide is packed with practical information on once-in-a-life-time experiences: spotting crocs in Kakadu National Park, following the Ocean Road along Victoria's spectacularly rugged coast, shooting the rapids of Tasmania's Franklin River and hiking Carnavon Gorge to gaze at ancient Aboriginal art. Our dedicated authors have scoured the country finding you the best spots to catch a band in Melbourne, view contemporary art in Sydney and savour seafood in Perth, and of course they've listed great places to stay for every budget, loads of shopping, and where to find the wildest parties. Plus there's clear mapping and loads of background information on wildlife, history, music, festivals and Aboriginal culture. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Australia
The rough guide to Canada by Tim Jepson( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
"The Rough Guide to Canada" is the ultimate guide to this vast and varied land. Now in full colour throughout, this travel guide features clear maps, suggested itineraries and regional highlights. With plenty of recommendations for hotels, restaurants, cafes and bars, from Toronto and Montreal to Vancouver, and from the east coast to the far north, you'll discover all the best this country has to offer. The guide is packed full of practical advice on exploring Canada's great outdoors, from hiking or skiing in the Rockies to canoeing through British Columbia's lakes, and from whale watching to looking out for grizzly bears. Whether you're camping in one of the many beautiful national parks, heli-skiing in the mountains or going in search of the northern lights, this book will give you all the practical advice you need for an amazing adventure. Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to Canada"
The rough guide to the USA by Nick Edwards( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
The Rough Guide to the USA is your authoritative state-by-state guidebook to this vast and fascinating country, whether you want to visit Mardi Gras in New Orleans, travel through New England in the fall, play on the Las Vegas Strip, or hike in Yellowstone National Park. This fully updated guidebook is packed with useful tips and detailed practical advice for great places to eat, drink, and stay, as well as local festivals and outdoor adventures to try. Clear and accurate maps for every region, state, and major city provide the information you need to plan your trip. Experienced Rough Guides authors delve into history and regional culture, include their top "Things Not to Miss," and reveal expert advice on a wide range of activities, from touring Louisiana's Cajun country to experiencing New York City's nightlife. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to the USA
The rough guide to Florida by Sarah Hull( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Provides information for traveling in Forida, including travel tips, recommended accommodations, restaurants, shopping, cultural events, historic sites, and natural landscapes
The rough guide to Norway by Phil Lee( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
A budget guide to traveling in Norway that discusses the history of the country, transportation, money, and other topics; and provides information on accommodations, dining, nightlife, and major attractions
The rough guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands by Rob Humphreys( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
A travel guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands. It includes reviews of all the best accommodation and home-grown, fresh eating options for all budgets will all ensure that you maximize your time in this, the most part of Scotland
The rough guide to Spain by Simon Baskett( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
The Rough Guide to Spain is the definitive guide to this captivating country, with in-depth coverage of everything from its classic cities to hidden island beaches. The introduction will help you choose where to go and what to see, inspired by dozens of stunning photos. The Things Not To Miss section runs through all the must-sees, while the Itineraries guide you around the country's highlights. Navigation through the book and on the ground is aided by clear color maps with every chapter. Each map is keyed with all the accommodation, eating and drinking options, nightlife venues and shops that are reviewed in detail in the Listings chapters. With stunning photography to inspire you and clear maps to steer you, The Rough Guide to Spain will ensure you discover the best of Spain, whether it's ticking off Gaudí's stunning architectural masterpieces in Barcelona, hiking in the magnificent Picos de Europa, admiring Granada's splendid Alhambra, or taking part in one of the country's fabulously vibrant fiestas. Insider reviews reveal the best places to eat, sleep and party with something for every budget, whether you want to stay in a majestic parador, sip sherry in Jerez, bar-hop in Madrid or nab a table at one of Catalunya's hottest restaurants. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Spain
The rough guide to Sweden by James Proctor( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A travel guide to Sweden that provides maps, touring suggestions, and expert advice on traveling in the country and includes information on hotels, restaurants, shops, activities, nightlife, and popular attractions
The rough guide to Argentina by Danny Aeberhard( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Lively accounts, clear maps and stunning photography throughout bring Argentina's attractions to life, from the thunderous Iguazâu Falls and ravishing capital Buenos Aires to Mendoza's celebrated vineyards and the wild and isolated snow-capped peaks of Tierra del Fuego. Discover shimmering mountain lakes, beautiful valleys and majestic glaciers; ride with gauchos; get seduced by tango; savour the world's finest steak; watch a superclâasico football match; or pick up the trail of Bruce Chatwin across Patagonia's dramatic ice fields. With easy-to-use maps, reliable transport advice, inspiring itineraries and expert reviews of the best hotels, restaurants, bars, clubs and shops for all budgets, this indispensable guide will ensure that you don't miss a thing
The Rough guide to the Philippines by Rough Guides (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
This in-depth coverage of the Philippines' local attractions, sights, and restaurants takes you to the most rewarding spots-from Manila to the beaches of Boracay and the rice terraces of Banaue-and stunning color photography brings the land to life on the pages. 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 landmarks. 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 country. The Rough Guide to the Philippines 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 the Philippines
Rough Guide to Ireland by Rough Guides (Firm)( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Explore every corner of this fascinating island (North and South) with the fully revised 10th edition of the Rough Guide to Ireland , including the clearest maps of any guide. Get inspiration from the full-color introduction on where to go and what to see, from Dublin's elegant Georgian architecture and world-renowned pubs to the spectacular landscapes of the Burren and Connemara. Find in-depth, up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels and B&Bs, restaurants, and bars, including the top places to hear Irish music. Learn about Ireland's culture, with expert background on everything from traditional sports and music to history and literature. In addition, you'll find two full-color sections, describing Ireland's exuberant festivals and giving a detailed guide to the best of its underrated food and drink. Make the most of your time on earth with the Rough Guide to Ireland
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