Back Roads Germany, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465422269
  • ISBN-13: 9781465422262
  • DDC: 914.304879
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 264 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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DK Eyewitness Back Roads Germany driving holiday guide will take you via scenic routes to discover charming villages, local restaurants and intimate places to stay. Unearth the real soul of this magical region with all the practical information you could need, from road conditions and length of drive to parking information and opening hours. Twenty-five themed drives, each lasting one to seven days, reveal breathtaking views, hidden gems and authentic local experiences that can only be discovered by road. Each tour is bursting with insider knowledge and loaded with ideas for varied activities from walks to days on the beach and children's attractions, to wine and cycling trips. Meanwhile, the most friendly, best-value hotels and guesthouses and charming restaurants specialising in regional produce have been selected by expert authors. The guide is full-colour throughout. Discover the unexpected on your driving holiday with DK Eyewitness Back Roads Germany.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About this Book.
1: Introducing Germany.
2: Getting to Germany.
3: Practical Information.
4: Driving in Germany.
5: Where to Stay.
6: Where to Eat.
7: The Flavours of Germany.
8: The Drives.
9: Drive 1: Dramatic North Sea Coast: Lüneburg to East Frisia & the East Frisian Islands.
10: Drive 2: Wonders of Schleswig-Holstein: Wedel to Husum.
11: Drive 3: The Baltic Coast: Bad Doberan to Usedom.
12: Drive 4: Land of a Thousand Lakes: Wismar to Neustrelitz.
13: Drive 5: History and Revolutions along the Elbe: Havelberg to Lutherstadt Wittenberg.
14: Drive 6: Prussian Splendour: Schloss Charlottenburg to Filmpark Babelsberg.
15: Drive 7: Grand Old Prussian Avenues: Schloss Rheinsberg to Freilandmuseum Lehde.
16: Drive 8: Palaces and Castles of Münsterland: Kalkar to Münster.
17: Drive 9: Mystical Mountains: Burg Falkenstein to Rammelsberger Bergbaumuseum.
18: Drive 10: Hilltop Castles and Lush Landscapes: The Wartburg to Schloss Belvedere.
19: Drive 11: On the Trail of the Sun King: Zwickau to Bautzen.
20: Drive 12: In the Land of the Brothers Grimm: Wiesbaden to Steinau an der Strasse.
21: Drive 13: Roman Ruins and Fine Wines: Remagen to Trier.
22: Drive 14: The Romantic Rhine: Koblenz to Mainz.
23: Drive 15: The German Wine Route: Deutsches Weintor to Speyer.
24: Drive 16: Franconia of the Prince-Bishops: Bayreuth to Aschaffenburg.
25: Drive 17: Jurassic Crags and Feudal Fiefdoms: Ingolstadt to Landshut.
26: Drive 18: The Northern Romantic Road: Würzburg to Donauwörth.
27: Drive 19: The Southern Romantic Road: Augsburg to Füssen.
28: Drive 20: Mountain Roads and Vineyards: Baden-Baden to Durbach.
29: Drive 21: Cuckoo Clock Country: Freiburg to Schluchsee.
30: Drive 22: Castles and Caves: Tübingen to Burg Hohenzollern.
31: Drive 23: Germany’s Riviera: Konstanz to Lindau Island.
32: Drive 24: The German Alps: Lindau to Schönau am Königsee.
General Index.
Phrase Book.
Driver’s Phrase Book.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About this Book.
1: Introducing Australia.
2: Getting to Australia.
3: Practical Information.
4: Driving in Australia.
5: Where to Stay.
6: Where to Eat.
7: The Drives.
8: Drive 1: Reef and Rainforest: Mission Beach to the Daintree.
9: Drive 2: Volcanic Hills: Caloundra to the Glasshouse Mountains.
10: Drive 3: Gold Coast Back Country: Burleigh Heads to Brisbane.
11: Drive 4: Classic East Coast Drive: Noosa to Manly.
12: Drive 5: New England Tableland: Coffs Harbour to Tweed Heads.
13: Drive 6: Mountains, Valleys and Vines: Sydney to Brooklyn.
14: Drive 7: Glorious Gippsland: Wonthaggi to Harrietville.
15: Drive 8: Peninsula Tour: Mornington to Coolart Wetlands and Homestead.
16: Drive 9: Great Ocean Road: Melbourne to Ballarat.
17: Drive 10: Goldfields and Spa Country: Melbourne to Castlemaine.
18: Drive 11: Coastline and Convicts: Hobart to Port Arthur Historic Site.
19: Drive 12: Wilderness and Wild Rivers: Launceston to Strahan.
20: Drive 13: South Australia’s Coastal Gems: Adelaide to Mount Gambier.
21: Drive 14: Vineyards and Rocky Ranges: Birdwood to Parachilna.
22: Drive 15: The Top End: Darwin to Territory Wildlife Park.
23: Drive 16: Into the Red Centre: Katherine to Aileron.
24: Drive 17: Through the MacDonnell Ranges: Alice Springs to Kata Tjuta.
25: Drive 18: West Coast Wonderland: Perth to Cape Range National Park.
26: Drive 19: Pioneers and Prospectors: Guildford to Boulder.
27: Drive 20: Waves, Whales and Wine: Bunbury to Cape Leeuwin.
28: Drive 21: The Great Southern: Blackwood River Valley to Cape Arid National Park.
29: Drive 22: The Nullarbor Crossing: Norseman to Port Augusta.
General Index.