Unfolding Journeys Rocky Mountain Explorer. Take
a trip across one of the most incredible landscapes on the planet. This
sensational fold-out frieze is more than six-feet long and can be
removed and displayed. From Vancouver to Calgary, this amazing mountain
journey takes you past snowy peaks and rushing rivers. Watch out for
eagles and bears among the trees, spot daredevils on snowmobiles and
discover loads of fascinating facts about this breathtaking part of the
Travel in style in the Rocky Mountaineer train, raft
through the Jaws of Death gorge, take a bath in the hot springs at Banff
and lots more! With stunning illustrated detail on one side, and
fascinating facts on the other, this is the journey of a lifetime.
Take a world tour through 200 countries with this brand new edition of the bestselling kids’ version of Lonely Planet’s popular The Travel Book, loaded
with thousands of amazing facts on wildlife, how people live, sports,
hideous and mouthwatering food, festivals and a wide range of other
quirky insights on every page.
Every single country gets its own dedicated page, and a mix of
photography and beautiful illustrations brings each land to life.
Perfect for keeping explorers aged 8 years and up entertained on the
Ever wondered why the Tower of Pisa leans? Or how high a Redwood Tree grows? And where to meet the Terracotta Warriors?If
you’ve ever asked ‘how did they do THAT?’, this book will unlock the
secrets of 50 of the world’s most extraordinary natural and man-made
wonders. Expert commentary combines with detailed illustrations and
step-by-step diagrams to explain how amazing these famous sights really
Great Adventures of the World - paperback. This showcase of the world’s most thrilling adventures takes you by boot, pedal or paddle to awe-inspiring natural spectacles and on adrenaline-charged feats of endeavor. You don’t need to be intrepid necessarily, but you will need to embrace the spirit of adventure!This beautiful paperback edition will take you on 75 of the most amazing adventures on the planet. From the ultimate challenge of climbing Mount Everest to less strenuous but equally inspiring experiences like kayaking with orcas in Canada and cycling Vietnam's backroads, this is the definitive companion to the world's most spectacular adventures. With stunning photographs, sumptuous descriptions and practical information, this inspirational coffee table book will delight armchair explorers and bone fide adventurers alike. 'While it is lovely to linger over the stunning photos, there is a lot more to this sumptuously designed title - a follow-up to Great Journeys - than meets the eye? This is a perfect gift for the traveller in your life who might be tempted to ride the Tour de France's high passes or paraglide from Mont Blanc's pearly summit.' Sydney Morning Herald 'Whether you're active or just love reading aboutaction, there's something here for everyone.' Australian Associated Press 'If you liked Lonely Planet's Great Journeys, you'll love the next in the series - Great Adventures ? Even if you're not planning a trip it's great for armchair travelling.' The Times About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
Enjoy the world at your leisure. Beach paradises. Luxury hideaways. Cultural thrills.
This showcase of the world’s most enjoyable escapes celebrates the
sheer pleasure of travel. Take time out to indulge in romantic getaways,
culinary adventures, musical journeys and family holidays. Or simply
revel in pure relaxation.
You deserve it!