DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New England, 1st Edition

  • Eleanor Berman
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  • ISBN-10: 0756666724
  • ISBN-13: 9780756666729
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 416 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

DK EYEWITNESS NEW ENGLAND will lead you straight to the best attractions this breathtaking region has to offer. Packed with stunning photography, illustrations and detailed maps, discover the American North East state by state, from the river landscapes of Connecticut to the world class culture of revolutionary Boston. The guide provides all the insider tips every visitor needs, whether you are sailing in infamous Newport, exploring museums of the revolution or hiking across the spectacular Appalachian mountains, with comprehensive listings of the best hotels, restaurants, shops and nightlife in each region for all budgets. You'll find floorplans of all the must-see sites including street-by-street maps of major cities and towns plus reliable information about getting around this incredible region. This guide explores the culture, history, wildlife and architecture, not missing dramatic walks, hikes, and scenic routes, as well as guidance on New England coastal cuisine and making the most of this timeless landscape. With all the sights, open forests, extensive coastline and rich history listed town by town, DK EYEWITNESS NEW ENGLAND is your essential companion.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
How to use this Guide.
1: Introducing New England.
2: Discovering New England.
3: Putting New England on the Map.
4: A Portrait of New England.
5: New England Through the Year.
6: The History of New England.
7: Boston.
8: Boston’s Best.
9: Beacon Hill and the Theater District.
10: Old Boston and the Financial District.
11: North End and the Waterfront.
12: Back Bay and South End.
13: Farther Afield.
14: Boston Street Finder.
15: New England Region by Region.
16: New England at a Glance.
17: Massachusetts.
18: Rhode Island.
19: Connecticut.
20: Vermont.
21: New Hampshire.
22: Maine.
23: Travelers’ Needs.
24: Where to Stay.
25: Where to Eat.
26: Shopping in New England.
27: Entertainment in Boston.
28: Outdoor Activities.
29: Survival Guide.
30: Practical Information.
31: Travel Information.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.