River and canal walks can have special appeal, the scenery always changing due to flowing water, weirs, locks and the changing countryside. Lenny Antonelli introduces some of the best river and canal trails in the east and east midlands, from short strolls to a five-day trek along the Barrow.
The Spanish are reputed to be amongst Europe's most voluble people. So why have they kept silent about the terrors of the Spanish Civil War and the rule of dictator Generalisimo Francisco Franco? This title takes us on a journey around Spain - and through Spanish history. It intends to make sense of the author's personal experience of the Spanish.
Lonely Planet's Pocket Dublin is your most up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Stroll through the cobbled squares of Trinity College, savour a pint at the Guinness Storehouse, and explore Dublin Castle- all with your trusted travel companion.
Lonely Planet Pocket Venice is your passport to the most up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Absorb the architecture and mosaics at Basilica di San Marco, cruise the Grand Canal on a gondola, trace the development of Venetian art at the Gallerie dell'Accademia; all with your trusted travel companion.
Guide to some of the best low-level walks in West Cork with clear descriptions and engaging commentaries on natural and human history to enhance the walkers' enjoyment and appreciation of the walks. Each route is illustrated with a sketch map and colour photographs illustrate the beauty of the landscape, its wild creatures, flowers and heritage.
This anthology features inspirational travel writing from the likes of Ed Stafford, Benedict Allen, Sarah Outen, Al Humphreys, Lois Pryce, Leon McCarron, and Anna McNuff, to restore our faith in the world and remind us that the world is filled with kind strangers just like us. All royalties go to Oxfam's work with refugees.