eBook The Rough Guide to First-Time Around The World, 4th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1409324303
  • ISBN-13: 9781409324300
  • DDC: 910.41
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 304 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released November 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Planning a trip around the world? The Rough Guide First-Time Around the World is loaded with the very latest travel information, from visas and insurance to vaccinations and round-the-world tickets. This book will help you design the best possible trip, with tips on using your phone abroad and guidance on which websites, apps, and travel agencies to use to get the best deals and advice. You'll find insightful information on what to pack and which festivals not to miss, how to stay safe and--perhaps most important--how to get under the skin of a place and meet the locals in a natural way. As well as an inspirational, full-color, "things not to miss" section, the guide includes regional profiles and maps to help you plan your route and plenty of practical advice to help you save money. The Rough Guide First-Time Around the World has everything you need to make your trip as enriching and memorable as it should be. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide First-Time Around the World.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Inside this Book.
Title Page.
1: Introduction to First-Time around the World.
2: 24 Things to Enrich Your Journey.
3: The Big Adventure.
4: FAQ.
5: Initial Planning.
6: How to Get around the World.
7: How to Choose: Traveling Alone or with Friends.
8: Costs and Savings.
9: Working, Volunteering and Studying.
10: Documents and Insurance.
11: Preparing Your Home for Departure.
12: Packing.
13: Carrying Valuables.
14: Guidebooks and Other Reading.
15: When You Arrive.
16: Culture Shock.
17: Staying in Touch.
18: Security.
19: Health.
20: Special Considerations.
21: Documenting Your Trip.
22: Returning Home.
23: Where to Go.
24: Africa.
25: Asia.
26: Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.
27: Central America and the Caribbean.
28: Europe and Russia.
29: Middle East.
30: North America.
31: South America.
32: Directory.
Small Print.