DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Italian Riviera, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756683319
  • ISBN-13: 9780756683313
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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From charming, unspoilt fishing villages to jet-set gems such as glorious Portofino; tiny hill villages to the splendid mansions and fine museums of Genoa; sun-soaked beaches to wild and beautiful national wildlife parks – the Italian Riviera has it all. This updated and expanded edition of the DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL GUIDE: ITALIAN RIVIERA recommends the best hotels and restaurants offering delicious regional cuisine and wines, and provides detailed coverage, including cutaways and floor-plans of all the major sights. This guide, with its hundreds of photographs, detailed maps of all the towns and regions, and unique watercolour illustrations, is an indispensable passport to the very best the Italian Riviera has on offer. Winner of the Guardian & Observer ‘Best Guide Books' Award and Wanderlust Magazine Silver Award for 'Top Guidebook'

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
How to use this Guide.
1: Introducing the Italian Riviera.
2: Four Great Days in the Italian Riviera.
3: Putting the Italian Riviera on the Map.
4: A Portrait of the Italian Riviera.
5: The Italian Riviera Through the Year.
6: The History of the Italian Riviera.
7: Genoa Area by Area.
8: Genoa at a Glance.
9: Il Centro Storico.
10: Le Strade Nuove.
11: Further Afield.
12: Genoa Street Finder.
13: The Italian Riviera Area by Area.
14: The Italian Riviera at a Glance.
15: The Riviera Di Levante.
16: The Riviera Di Ponente.
17: Travellers’ Needs.
18: Where to Stay.
19: Where to Eat.
20: Shopping.
21: Outdoor Activities.
22: Entertainment.
23: Survival Guide.
24: Practical Information.
25: Travel Information.
General Index.
Phrase Book.