Invaluable for long-haul travel planning plus ideas for short breaks. 32-page 'World Explorer' - a guide to 400 exotic destinations, illustrated with numerous maps and photographs. 48-page 'World Cities' section, with 69 indexed city maps and a 100-entry city gazetteer. 128 pages of up-to-date physical and political maps. Published in association with The Royal Geographical Society.
Philip's World Traveller's Atlas has been specially created for the international traveller, whether on business or pleasure. Together with 128 pages of detailed world mapping, it provides two unique travel-planning sections: 'World Explorer' and 'World Cities'.Packed with informative maps, photographs and text, the 32-page 'World Explorer' guides the reader to 400 carefully selected destinations around the globe, providing a wealth of inspiration for short breaks or holidays. The destinations are arranged by theme or activity, ranging from natural wonders such as volcanoes and canyons to activities such as snowboarding and whale watching. Other themes include railway and river journeys, as well as ocean cruises, historic sites, festivals and theme parks. In addition, 'World Cities' provides detailed and indexed city maps of 69 major cities around the world, backed up by an illustrated directory of the 100 most visited cities and major capitals, with suggestions for short-stay visitors on what to see and where to find entertainment.This authoritative atlas also contains 128 pages of Philip's relief mapping, all fully revised and updated. Ideal for travel planning, Philip's maps combine hill-shading with layer-coloured contours to give a vivid portrayal of the landscape, and chart geographical features, towns and transport routes with meticulous accuracy. The extensive alpha-numeric index of over 58,000 names includes geographical features, as well as provinces, towns and cities.
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