London For Dummies

London For Dummies

by Donald Olson
     
 

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From Big Ben to the Tower of London, Carnaby Street to Harrod's, Buckingham Palace to Leicster Square, London continues to be the top choice for novice visitors to Europe. With this user-friendly guide, you'll enjoy all the sounds, sights, and tastes this great city has to offer. London For Dummies makes it easy to understand and navigate the city, with lots

Overview

From Big Ben to the Tower of London, Carnaby Street to Harrod's, Buckingham Palace to Leicster Square, London continues to be the top choice for novice visitors to Europe. With this user-friendly guide, you'll enjoy all the sounds, sights, and tastes this great city has to offer. London For Dummies makes it easy to understand and navigate the city, with lots of must-have information that includes:

  • Dozens of maps and simple-to-follow directions
  • A thorough overview of the transit system and tips on using double decker buses, the Underground, and cabs
  • Complete coverage of the city's little-known culinary delights, with reviews of all the latest restaurants and designer pubs
  • Travel strategies for seeing it all, from the changing of the guard to the world's largest Ferris wheel
  • Day trips to Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath, Oxford, and more

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an information packed book 'don't leave home without it' " (All Info About London, 23 September 2002)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470526620
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/08/2010
Series:
For Dummies Travel Series, #136
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

About the Author Donald Olson is a novelist, playwright, and travel writer. His novel The Confessions of Aubrey Beardsley was published in the United Kingdom by Bantam Press, and his play, Beardsley, was produced in London. His travel stories have appeared in the New York Times, Travel & Leisure, Sunset, National Geographic guides, and many other national publications. He is also the author of England for Dummies and has written guidebooks to Italy, Berlin, and Oregon. London is one of his favorite cities.

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