Presented in a A-Z format that covers architecture, restaurants, hotels, and nightlife of Perth, this travel guide highlights top attractions, area overviews...... more
Presented in a A-Z format that covers architecture, restaurants, hotels, and nightlife of Perth, this travel guide highlights top attractions, area overviews and a street atlas with full index and a detailed mapping that ensures easy navigation.
Smart Guide Perth is a pocket-sized encyclopedia of local knowledge. Its unique A-Z format is packed with information and listings selected and updated by a...... more
Smart Guide Perth is a pocket-sized encyclopedia of local knowledge. Its unique A-Z format is packed with information and listings selected and updated by a local writer. The book condenses this sunny city's neighbourhoods into an easy-reference travel companion, giving you instant access to all the key sights and attractions, alongside beautiful pictures and detailed mapping. After a concise run-down of Perth's must-see attractions, the Area sections reveal the most interesting neighbourhoods in the city, from the historic city centre to hip, urban Leederville and the fashionable suburb of Subiaco, as well as excursions to the sun-drenched beachside towns of Cottesloe and Claremont and into the Swan Valley. There is a detailed Atlas section to aid navigation around the city. The A-Z features over 400 listings organised by everything from aboriginal culture to the wine country, so readers can pick and choose what to see and do, whether that's enjoying the local pubs, hitting the beach or exploring Western Australia's national parks. In addition, Insight Guides' trademark cultural and historical focus is evident in the chapters on film, literature, music and dance, and theatre. Sections on hotels, essential information and transport help you make the most of your visit.
Insight City Guides just got even better! With more detailed coverage spanning over 250 pages and over 600 photos capturing the variety of everyday life in...... more
Insight City Guides just got even better! With more detailed coverage spanning over 250 pages and over 600 photos capturing the variety of everyday life in Perth, this guide provides a highly visual introduction. Street atlases provide extra clarity and easy orientation; one indexed atlas locates hotels and restaurants, and a second plots principal sites and attractions. The 'Best Of' section illustrates everything you can't afford to miss, and the top tips and lesser-known sights are revealed in the 'Editor's Choice' section, as are best views, best walks, best family activities plus money-saving hints. A new colour-coded overview map introduces the places section and highlights the top sights at a glance. Expanded and updated restaurant listings feature the best eateries to suit all budgets within each area, giving the address, phone number, opening times and price range, followed by a useful review. A new illustrated section covers all the top shopping areas, department stores and markets. From the best places to grab a bargain to designer stores, this section will give you all the insider information for your ultimate shopping experience. A comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides all the information you'll need for a hassle free holiday, covering accommodation, transport, currency, language and more. Enjoy your city break in style with Insight Guides.
Paperback. Pub Date: November 2011 Pages: 128 Publisher: Phaidon Press Wallpaper * City Guides present a tightly edited. Discreetly packaged list of the best a...... more
Paperback. Pub Date: November 2011 Pages: 128 Publisher: Phaidon Press Wallpaper * City Guides present a tightly edited. Discreetly packaged list of the best a location has to offer The Design CONSCIOUS traveler Here is A precise. informative.. Insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Whether you are staying for 48 hours or five days. visiting for business or a vacation. we've done the hard work for you. from finding the best restaurants. bars and hotels (including which rooms to request) to the most extraordinary stores and sites. and the most enticing architecture and design. Wallpaper * City Guides enable you to come away from your trip. however ief. with a real taste of the city's landscape and the satisfaction you've seen all that you should. In short. these guides act as a passport to the best the world has to offer.
The "Which?" Guide to Scotland ("Which?" Guides) - 0852028520
This is a practical guide to mainland Scotland, the Inner and Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland, with regional maps and a selection of things to do and places...... more
This is a practical guide to mainland Scotland, the Inner and Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland, with regional maps and a selection of things to do and places to see. Divided into regions this guide covers the Borders, Ayrshire and Dumfries, the Lothians and Lanarkshire, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, Perth and the Trossachs, Fife and Angus, Loch Lomond, the Western Highlands, the Central Highlands, the North-East, the Western Isles and Orkney, Shetland and Caithness. The introduction outlines Scottish history and each regional chapter contains a map pinpointing the best monuments, landmarks, towns and villages to see, and recommends a range of hotels and guest-houses at various prices.
Advantages: nice surroundings, well equipped, nice breakfast Disadvantages: wee drive involved to actually get to Perth itself, car park gets flooded easily apparently
...thought of was fully booked. I wasn't sure why this was at the time - after all, you wouldn't think a lot of people would be thinking of hotel stays so close after the expense of Christmas and New Year. I had, of course, forgotten that Burn's Night was that very weekend...
Anyway, there was space at the Huntingtower Hotel in Perth, so he opted for that . . . and a very nice hotel it was!
Advantages: Offers a good bargain break in the UK Disadvantages: Nothing major
...The Great British Seaside resorts are not quite as popular as they were some decades ago; however, we have enjoyed numerous short British holiday breaks. Many holiday abroad because they love the sunshine; we (oddly enough) holiday in the UK because we like the changing seasons. A lot of the run of the mill hotels offering budget breaks and bargain weekends offer a decent service for a very...
Advantages: Great location, clean and comfortable Disadvantages: some dangerous corners in the room and no bedside table or light on my side
...Perth Travelodge, Hay Street
This is a 3 star hotel in the centre of Perth with 123 rooms (some of these are inter connecting for families) within walking distance of the Swan River or the Northridge shopping area with loads of restaurants and clubs. It is on Hay Street .The reception area is small with a couple of tables and some comfortable chairs, it certainly was not luxurious...