Release Date: September 25, 2012 | Series: Full-color Travel Guide
As the gateway to the Riviera Maya, Cancun is a thriving beach community and Mexico’s most popular tourist destination. In stunning full color, Fodor's Cancun and the Riviera Maya illustrates the best beaches, resorts, restaurants, and activities in the region, including Cozumel and the Yucatan.
Expanded Coverage: Curated content for the Yucatan Peninsula as well as the best new hotels and restaurants have been added. This new edition also features expanded beach coverage, with "Best For" rankings that help travelers choose the perfect beach.
Illustrated Features: Magazine-style, full-color features bring the astounding architectural ruins of Chichen Itza to life. Enjoy some of the region’s more indulgent pleasures as you expand your Tequila and Mezcal vocabulary or peruse the menus of the area’s best spas. and dive into a scuba and snorkeling feature that reveals waters so clear you can see puffy white clouds in the sky even when you’re submerged 20 feet under.
Indispensable Trip Planning Tools: It's easy to plan a vacation for any interest using the guide's Top Experiences and Great Itineraries sections; Best Beaches lists; maps that locate Cancun’s hottest nightclubs; and tips for families, weddings, and honeymoons..
Discerning Recommendations: Fodor’s Cancun and the Riviera Maya offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor’s Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. “Word of Mouth” quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
Tripadvisor Reviews: Our experts’ hotel selections are reinforced by the latest customer feedback from Tripadvisor. Travelers can book their stay with confidence, as only the best properties make the cut.
Release Date: October 30, 2012 | Series: Full-color Travel Guide
For the domestic traveler, San Francisco is a city that can’t be beat and this dazzling guide covers its charms, both great and small. The Golden Gate Bridge, the Palace of Fine Arts, a cable-car ride over Nob Hill, or the Golden Gate Park are all can’t-miss attractions and richly described and illustrated. But a walk through Macondray Lane, the murals in the Mission, or a treat of authentic dim sum are equally inspiring and equally covered in our pages.
EXPANDED COVERAGE: New hotel and restaurant reviews illustrate what’s current and hip in this ever-changing city. A revamped Wine Country chapter with new features on family-friendly wineries and lush new spas gives travelers reasons to head to Napa and Sonoma.
ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Special magazine-style articles throughout the guide illuminate the most distinctive aspects of the Foggy City. Features on Chinatown, Alcatraz Island, the cable cars, the nearby Wine Country, city architecture, and more give readers an unparalleled sense of San Francisco. Spotlights on the best neighborhoods to eat and shop show readers how to navigate the city like a local.
INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Planners, maps, and orientation pages help readers strategize. Revamped sightseeing chapters make planning and exploring a snap. A Where to Stay chart makes it easy to find the perfect hotel. Charts on finding parking or a quick cup of coffee give a convenient reference when on the go.
Discerning Recommendations: Fodor’s San Francisco offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor’s Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. “Word of Mouth” quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
PULLOUT MAP: A handy take-along map provides added value, giving travelers essential information about top attractions, walking tours, and nearby dining so they can travel with confidence.
TripAdvisor Reviews: Our experts’ hotel selections are reinforced by the latest customer feedback from TripAdvisor. Travelers can book their San Francisco stay with confidence, as only the best properties make the cut.
Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations for travelers in search of natural beauty, outdoor adventure, and sun. In full-color and with helpful magazine-style illustrated features, Fodor’s Costa Rica shows off the splendor of country’s stunning natural landscapes and its varied flora and fauna like no other guide.
Expanded Coverage: New hotel and restaurant reviews in top beach towns, in and around the national parks, in San Jose, and beyond. Fodor’s Costa Rica 2013 has 54 newly updated maps and over 250 color photos.
Illustrated Features: Look for richly illustrated guides of surfing the Salsa Brava, sport-fishing off the Pacific coast, canopy tours in the cloud forests, turtle-nesting tours in Tortuguero, and bird-watching in the rare tropical dry forests of Guanacaste.
Indispensable Trip Planning Tools: An illustrated “Biodiversity” chapter guides readers through the country’s varied landscapes and helps plan a vacation based on particular activities or topography.
Discerning Recommendations: Fodor’s Costa Rica offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor’s Choice designates our best picks, from eco lodges to sports outfitters. “Word of Mouth” quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
Get inspired and plan your next trip with Fodor’s ebook travel guide to Barcelona.
Intelligent Planning: Discover all of the essential, up-to-date travel insights you expect in a Fodor’s guide, including Fodor’s Choice dining and lodging, top experiences and attractions, and detailed planning advice.
Easy Navigation for E-Readers: Whether you’re reading this ebook from start to finish or jumping from chapter to chapter as you develop your itinerary, Fodor’s makes it easy to find the information you need with a single touch. In addition to a traditional main table of contents for the ebook, each chapter opens with its own table of contents, making it easy to browse.
Full-Color Photos and Maps: It’s hard not to fall in love with Barcelona as you flip through a vivid full-color photo album. Explore the layout of the city center and popular neighborhoods with easy-to-read full-color maps. Plus get an overview of Spain's geography with the convenient atlas at the end of the ebook.
What’s Covered? Get to Know Barcelona: Located in the heart of the Old City, La Rambla is packed day and night with strollers, artists, and street entertainers. Discover the city's twin passions for great food and gorgeous architecture as you stroll down La Rambla to the Boqueria, Europe’s oldest open-air market, and through to the Raval, home to the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. No trip to Barcelona would be complete without a visit to Antoni Gaudí’s sinuous Casa Milà and unique Sagrada Familia church, both considered masterpieces of the Moderniste oeuvre. One way or another, Barcelona will capture your full attention.
Note: This ebook edition is adapted from Fodor's Barcelona, 3rd Edition but differs in some content. Additionally, the ebook edition includes photographs and maps that will appear on black-and-white devices but are optimized for devices that support full-color images.