Back Roads Great Britain (Eyewitness Travel Back Roads) by Pat Aithie

By Pat Aithie

"DK Eyewitness again Roads nice Britain" riding vacation consultant will take you through scenic routes to find captivating British villages, neighborhood eating places and intimate locations to stick. Unearth the true soul of significant Britain counting on all of the sensible info you'll want, from highway stipulations and size of force to parking info and beginning hours. Twenty-five themed drives, each one lasting one to seven days, demonstrate breathtaking perspectives, hidden gem stones and actual neighborhood studies in nice Britain that may simply be came across through highway. each one travel is bursting with insider wisdom and loaded with principles for various actions from brief walks and longer hikes, days at the seashore and kid's points of interest, to biking journeys and native sights. in the meantime, the main pleasant, best-value motels and visitor homes and fascinating eating places specialising in nearby produce were chosen through specialist authors. Full-colour all through, with a pull-out map of the total nation for simple navigation among excursions or even postcode details to be used with 'Sat Nav', detect the unforeseen in your riding vacation with "DK Eyewitness again Roads nice Britain".

Show description

Read Online or Download Back Roads Great Britain (Eyewitness Travel Back Roads) PDF

Similar great britain books

British Infantryman in the Far East 1941-45

This identify makes a speciality of the adventure, strategies, education and guns of the British soldier from the autumn of Malaya and Singapore until eventually the Reconquest of Burma. It takes a detailed examine jungle struggle education in India and the consequent motion in Burma, tracing the advance of strategies and doctrine: this shaped the root for the victories within the Arakan and the battles of Kohima and Imphal.

The Welsh King and His Court

Early medieval kingship used to be exercised in a household atmosphere with out divide among the officials of kingdom and the royal loved ones. The legislation of courtroom within the medieval Welsh lawbooks supply the most fascinating facts for the constitution and operation of a royal courtroom in early medieval Europe. those are richly unique but additionally challenging texts, and their right interpretation is the primary quandary of The Welsh King and his courtroom.

Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly (Landmark Visitors Guides)

Revised and replace 6th version of Landmark's bestselling advisor to Cornwall. The booklet divides Cornwell and the Scilly Iles into nine geographical parts, every one bankruptcy incorporates a map and a vehicle direction to boot being full of information regarding points of interest, seashores, walks, entertainments and activities whilst it rains.

The Rough Guide to the Scottish Highlands and Islands 5 (Rough Guide Travel Guides)

Utilize a while with The tough consultant to Scottish Highlands & Islands. The full-colour part introduces the areas highlights, from the picturesque colored homes of Tobermory to the moody, poignant and magnificent Glen Coe. Clue-up on the entire best attractions from St Magnus Cathedral and the Prehistoric status stones of Calanais to the abandoned golden shorelines of South Harris.

Additional resources for Back Roads Great Britain (Eyewitness Travel Back Roads)

Example text

Home of the St Aubyn family since 1660, it has a mix of architectural styles. ª Return to the A394 to Helston, then turn right on the A3083 to the Lizard Peninsula. Turn right at signs for Kynance Cove after Mullion. Where to Stay: inexpensive, under £80; moderate, £80–£150; expensive, over £150 The tip of this windswept peninsula is England’s most southerly point. Paths trace around the cliffs of this jagged coastline, dropping to secluded coves and harbours. Rare wildflowers grow on the heathland where ponies graze.

Uk POLPERRO Three Pilchards inexpensive Traditional old pub a small roof garden; renowned for its ales and food. The Quay, PL13 2QZ; 01503 272 233 Couch’s moderate Smart restaurant that mixes old-world charm with modern influences. com; open evenings only AROUND TAVISTOCK Chipshop Inn inexpensive 18th-century pub in a village with a mining heritage. Large garden, real ales and meals based on local produce. Gulworthy, PL19 8NT (4 km/2½ miles west of Tavistock on the A390) Use the A3083; then take the B3293 to Goonhilly and Gweek and drive on to Trebah.

Stone Roman Bridge. With seagulls DAY TRIP OPTIONS As well as the beauty of its coastline, Cornwall has a wealth of superb gardens thanks to its mild climate. Culture and Coast Explore St Ives 1 and its galleries in the morning, then grab a pasty and head along the coast to pretty Zennor 2, Pendeen 3 and Cape Cornwall – for a clifftop picnic. Finish the day watching the sun sink into the sea at the Minack Theatre, Porthcurno 4. Follow the B3306 from St Ives on to St Just and then take the B3315.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.62 of 5 – based on 38 votes