Frommer's Edinburgh and the Best of Glasgow Day By Day

Frommer's Edinburgh and the Best of Glasgow Day By Day

by Barry Shelby
     
 

Edinburgh & Glasgow Day By Day is the perfect pocket guide book for independent travellers providing a practical, colourful format with useful, clear maps and expertly designed tours. The guide highlights the must-see places and offers knowledgeable opinion on where to stay, eat and shop.

  • Includes special interest tours covering the remarkable
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Overview

Edinburgh & Glasgow Day By Day is the perfect pocket guide book for independent travellers providing a practical, colourful format with useful, clear maps and expertly designed tours. The guide highlights the must-see places and offers knowledgeable opinion on where to stay, eat and shop.

  • Includes special interest tours covering the remarkable architecture of Edinburgh and Glasgow, the best art galleries, fun family-friendly attractions and fascinating, literary destinations to head to in Edinburgh.
  • Details neighbourhood walking tours through Edinburgh's Royal Mile, Southside, New Town and Leith.
  • Includes suggestions for one, two and three day tours in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
  • Features outdoor tours: head up to Arthur's Seat for breathtaking views or to the port of Leith via the attractive Dean Village.
  • Read about the best places to dine out: try some of the delicious local seafood or splash out at a Michelin starred restaurant owned by one of the country's top chefs.
  • Find the ideal place to stay, whatever your budget: choose from historic landmark hotels, to cosy B&Bs and Boutique Georgian townhouse hotels.
  • Find the perfect evening entertainment, from clubbing or watching live musicians to opera and cutting-edge theatre.
  • Get top tips on making the most of your visit to the Edinburgh festival.

Contents
Favourite Moments
The Best Full Day Tours: One, Two and Three Days.
The Best Special Interest Tours: Historic, Art, Family and Literary.
The Best Neighbourhood Walks: The Royal Mile, Southside, New Town and Leith.
Edinburgh: Best Shopping.
The Great Outdoors: Arthur's Seat and Leith.
Edinburgh: Best Dining.
Edinburgh: Best Nightlife.
Edinburgh Best Arts and Entertainment.
Edinburgh: Best Hotels.
The Best of Glasgow: One, Two and Three Day Tours; Architecture Tour; West End Walk; Best Dining; Best Hotels; Best Shopping; Best Nightlife/Arts & Entertainment.
The Savvy Traveller: Before You Go; Getting There; Getting Around; Fast Facts; A Brief History.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781119993032
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/21/2012
Series:
Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket Series, #190
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
4.12(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Barry Shelby was born in 1960 in Berkeley, California, where he later attended the University of California. He moved to Scotland in 1997, where he has worked as a caretaker for a small and privately-owned castle on the Clyde Coast, as a ’temp’ with the privatized national railway company, and as a food and drink writer and editor for newspapers and magazines, including the Guardian, Glasgow Herald, and The List. He is married to a Scot and presently resides in Scotland’s Western Isles after a decade living in Glasgow.

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