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Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die By Steve Watkins

Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die
by Steve Watkins

Following the success of Unforgettable Places to See Before You Die and Unforgettable Things to Do Before You Die, this is the third title in an exciting new series of books that will help you search out essential sights and experiences around the world.
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Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die Summary


Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die by Steve Watkins

Following the success of Unforgettable Places to See Before You Die and Unforgettable Things to Do Before You Die, this is the third title in an exciting new series of books that will help you search out essential sights and experiences around the world. In Unforgettable Journeys to Take Before You Die international travel writers and photographers Steve Watkins and Clare Jones draw on their years of experience in selecting thirty of their favourite trips of a lifetime. Steve and Clare's diverse adventures range from cruising through Patagonian fjords to taking a slow barge down the Canal du Midi; from following in the footsteps of Shackleton in Antarctica to tracking gorillas through the Rwandan rainforest. This book will introduce you to a host of unusual and amazing journeys from around the world. Lavishly illustrated with specially commissioned photographs, Unforgettable Journeys to Take Before You Die is aimed at anyone looking for ideas for an inspirational experience of a lifetime.

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Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die Reviews


"This beautifully illustrated book includes 30 journeys that will satisfy the adventurer in all of us" * The Daily Telegraph *
"An inspiring new book...a taste of some travel experiences of a lifetime." * Sunday Express *
"Guaranteed to light the spark...truly breathtaking photographs with text that captures the essence of each dreamy destination." * Traveller Magazine *
"...get the passports out of the safe-deposit box and pack the suitcases...spectacular shots...informative and intelligent." -- Allen Pierleoni * Sacramento Bee *
"Awe-inspiring... 30 incredible journeys... beautifully written and photographed." -- Joel Jones * Library Journal *

About Steve Watkins


Steve Watkins is a professional photographer and writer who covers travel, adventure sports and cultural topics for publications including Wanderlust, Geographical, Daily Telegraph, Sunday Telegraph, the Daily Mail, the Sunday Express and Illustrated London News. Steve has co-authored Action Guide Europe and his photography has featured in several exhibitions. Clare Jones is a professional travel writer and photographer who has spent many years covering adventure activities across the globe. Her work has been featured by a variety of publications including the Sunday Telegraph, Geographical, Global, the Scotsman, Business AM and the Herald, and she co-authored the flagship AA Key Guide to Spain. Clare is also a television producer and has worked on several BBC documentaries.

Table of Contents


List of featured journeys (final):; * Camino de Santiago Santiago de Compostela, Spain; * Along the Gibb River Road Kimberley, Australia; * Tracing the life of Gaudi Barcelona, Spain; * Tribal journey Orissa, India; * Through Patagonian fjords Puerto Montt, Chile; * La Ruta Maya From Mexico to Honduras; * Riding the Okavango Delta Botswana; * Canal du Midi Languedoc, France; * Ice cap trek Patagonia, Argentina; * Following the reindeer migration Lapland, Sweden; * Driving along Route 66 Arizona, USA; * By rail through Copper Canyon Chihuahua, Mexico; * Driving the Uyuni Salt Flat Altiplano, Bolivia; * Horse-drawn caravan Wicklow, Ireland; * Eastern & Oriental Express Singapore to Bangkok; * The Road to Mandalay Myanmar; * Driving through fall colours New England, USA; * Tall ship voyage Rome to Venice, Italy; * Tracking mountain gorillas Parc de Volcans, Rwanda; * A Bohemian journey Prague, Czech Republic; * Into the ice bear kingdom Churchill, Canada. * Down the Yukon river Whitehorse to Dawson City, Canada; * Walking with Wordsworth The Lake District, England; * Shackleton's voyage Antarctica; * Sea-kayaking Cays The Exumas, Bahamas; * Along the Silk Route Beijing to Samarkand; * Trans-Mongolian Express Moscow to Beijing; * Exploring the Sounds of Wine Marlborough, New Zealand; * Into the Sahara Draa Valley, Morocco; * Paddles and pedals Pacuare to Nicoya, Costa Rica.

Additional information

GOR001250003
Unforgettable Journeys To Take Before You Die by Steve Watkins
Steve Watkins
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Ebury Publishing
2006-03-09
256
0563522631
9780563522638
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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