Lonely Planet Scotland [NOOK Book]

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Scotland is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Celebrate with locals at a lively Edinburgh festival, go bird-watching in the Shetland Islands, or sit back with single-malt whisky after a day of gallery-hopping in Glasgow; all with your trusted ...

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Lonely Planet Scotland

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Overview


Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Scotland is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Celebrate with locals at a lively Edinburgh festival, go bird-watching in the Shetland Islands, or sit back with single-malt whisky after a day of gallery-hopping in Glasgow; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Scotland and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Scotland Travel Guide:

  • Full-colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, art, literature, cinema, music, sport, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, drink, and more
  • Free, convenient pull-out Edinburgh map (included in print version), plus over 40 colour local maps
  • Useful features - including Walking Tours, What's New, and Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar)
  • Coverage of Orkney Islands, Shetland Islands, Northern Highlands, Inverness, Central Highlands, Northeast, Central, Southern Highlands, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Southern Scotland, and more

eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones)

  • Downloadable PDF and offline maps to avoid roaming and data charges
  • Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews
  • Speedy search capabilities to easily find what you need
  • Bookmarks to shoot back to key pages in a flash
  • Embedded links to get to recommendations' websites
  • Add notes to personalize your guidebook experience
  • Zoom-in maps and images
  • Seamlessly flip between pages
  • Inbuilt dictionary to decode site-specific local terms

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Scotland, our most comprehensive guide to Scotland, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.

  • Looking for just the highlights of Scotland? Check out Lonely Planet's Discover Scotland, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions.
  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Great Britain guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer, or Discover Great Britain, a photo-rich guide to the region's most popular attractions.
  • Looking for a guide focused on Edinburgh? Check out Lonely Planet's Pocket Edinburgh, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Neil Wilson, and Andy Symington.

About Lonely Planet: Since in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel content company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet enables curious travelers to experience the world and get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.


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It's accurate, up-to-date, and at over 500 pages, very comprehensive. Recommended. - Suite 101, March 2011
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781743216118
  • Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications
  • Publication date: 3/1/2013
  • Series: Lonely Planet Travel Guides Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 359,733
  • File size: 44 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 29, 2013

    not worth buying

    Very little information with just basic overviews. Maps have no detail. Used in Scotland on my i pad pretty useless

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 13, 2012

    Not functional

    File is way too large for ny nook, iphone, and computer. BandN gave a refund..

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 16, 2012

    SLOW

    Trying to read this on my iPad is impossible. The pages freeze all the time. You can't find what you want because it is poorly organized. So far I haven't been able to find an index - it freezes whenever I try to look up anything. Total waste of money and time.

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    Posted May 31, 2011

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