Paris Travel Pack

Overview

Practical, informative and user-friendly, the Globetrotter Travel Pack to Paris highlights the major places of interest, describing their principal attractions and offering sound suggestions on where to tour, stay, eat, shop and relax.
This guide is ideal for the first-time visitor. It is concise and informative and contains over 30 full color area maps, town plans and locator maps, over 85 full color photographs and a full size pull out map; ...

See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Other Format)
  • All (8) from $1.99   
  • New (2) from $4.99   
  • Used (6) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$4.99
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(197)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
2005-12-01 Paperback New SHIPS FAST FROM NY.

Ships from: Niagara Falls, NY

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$4.99
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(197)

Condition: New
2005-12-01 Paperback New SHIPS FAST FROM NY.

Ships from: Niagara Falls, NY

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

Practical, informative and user-friendly, the Globetrotter Travel Pack to Paris highlights the major places of interest, describing their principal attractions and offering sound suggestions on where to tour, stay, eat, shop and relax.
This guide is ideal for the first-time visitor. It is concise and informative and contains over 30 full color area maps, town plans and locator maps, over 85 full color photographs and a full size pull out map; all in a handy plastic pack.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845371548
  • Publisher: New Holland Publishers, Limited UK
  • Publication date: 10/1/2005
  • Series: Globetrotter Travel Packs Series
  • Edition description: BOOK&MAP
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Melissa Shales is a frequent visitor to Paris, having lived there previously. Based in Streatham, London, she is the author of a dozen travel books and has written widely on France as well as contributing to numerous magazines, including Traveller, ABTA Magazine, and Classic Travel.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Paris 5
The Land 6
History in Brief 12
Government and Economy 16
The People 18
2. The Islands 31
Ile de la Cite 31
Ile St Louis 36
3. Beaubourg, Les Halles, the Marais and Bastille 39
The River 39
Les Halles 40
Beaubourg 42
The Marais 45
Bastille 50
4. Montmartre and the Northeast 53
Montmartre 53
Parc de la Villette 58
5. The Louvre and Opera 61
The Louvre 61
Opera 66
6. Northwest Paris: the Rive Droite 69
Auteuil and Passy 73
North of the Champs-Elysees 75
7. Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides and Musee d'Orsay 77
Eiffel Tower 77
Hotel des Invalides 79
Musee d'Orsay 81
Other Museums in the Area 83
8. The Rive Gauche and Montparnasse 85
St-Germain-des-Pres 85
Luxembourg 85
The Latin Quarter 88
Jardin des Plantes Area 92
Montparnasse and the South 93
9. The Suburbs 97
Bois de Boulogne 97
La Defense 98
St-Denis 99
Other Sights 100
10. The Ile de France 103
Disneyland Paris 103
Versailles 104
Other Sights 109
Paris at a Glance 113
Travel Tips 122
Index 127
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)