From China to Vietnam: A food journey along the Mekong River

By Luke Nguyen

From China to Vietnam is an evocative culinary event that explores Asia’s most famed river. beginning in south-west China and traveling via Myanmar, northern Thailand, Laos and Cambodia, earlier than meandering all the way down to the huge Mekong Delta in Vietnam, Luke Nguyen immerses himself within the cultures and groups who depend on this life-giving river. alongside the way in which he discovers the neighborhood cuisines and learns the heart-warming tales from the folk he meets.

Filled with beautiful images and genuine recipes from every one sector, From China to Vietnam captures the genuine essence of this tremendous river: its humans, nutrition, tradition and wonder.

Luke Nguyen is the landlord of Sydney’s recognized crimson Lantern eating places. He has written 4 earlier cookbooks and is the presenter of numerous SBS cooking exhibits, together with Luke Nguyen’s larger Mekong, the significant other to this ebook. Luke at the moment splits his time among Sydney and Vietna

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Rule No. 5: No Sex on the Bus: Confessions of a Tour Leader

By Brian Thacker

Brian Thacker confesses all as he finds the easiest (and worst) of 20 journeys as a journey chief round Europe. He tells how he fed passengers horse meat spag bol, hamburgers made up of breakfast cereal and roosters' testicles; how he left a passenger status through the facet of a dual carriageway in France for three hours in his undies clutching a pink toothbrush and the way, alongside the way in which, he misplaced his motive force, his cook dinner, his bus, ten brightly colored canal motorcycles, a wide church and finally his persistence.

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Lonely Planet Pocket Ibiza (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet: The world's major go back and forth advisor publisher

Lonely Planet Pocket Ibiza is your passport to the main appropriate, up to date suggestion on what to work out and bypass, and what hidden discoveries watch for you. cross bar hopping in Sant Antoni de Portmany, discover D'Alt Vila (Ibiza urban) and trap the island sundown; all along with your relied on shuttle significant other. Get to the guts of the easiest of Ibiza and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Ibiza:

  • Full-colour maps and pictures all through
  • Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey on your own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider assistance to store time and cash and get round like a neighborhood, averting crowds and bother spots
  • Essential details at your fingertips - hours of operation, cellphone numbers, web content, transit suggestions, costs
  • Honest reports for all budgets - consuming, dozing, sight-seeing, going out, procuring, hidden gem stones that the majority guidebooks leave out
  • Free, handy pull-out Ibiza map (included in print version), plus over 10 color neighbourhood maps
  • User-friendly structure with invaluable icons, and organised via neighbourhood that can assist you decide the simplest spots to spend a while
  • Covers Ibiza urban, Santa Eularia d'es Riu, Portinatx, Port de Sant Miquel, Els Amunts, Sant Antoni de Portmany, Formentera and extra

The ideal Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Ibiza, a colourful, easy-to-use and convenient consultant that actually suits on your pocket, offers on-the-go tips for these looking simply the can't-miss reports to maximize a brief journey event.

  • Looking for a complete consultant that recommends either renowned and offbeat reviews, and largely covers all of Ibiza's neighbourhoods? try out our Lonely Planet Spain guide.
  • Looking for extra huge insurance? try out our Lonely Planet Europe guide for a complete examine all of the sector has to supply.

Authors: Written and researched through Lonely Planet.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's prime shuttle media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning web site, cellular and electronic trip items, and a committed visitor neighborhood. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but in addition allows curious guests to get off overwhelmed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the locations within which they locate themselves.

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One World Trade Center: Biography of the Building

The behind-the-scenes tale of the main striking construction on the planet, from the bestselling writer of Skyscrapers
In this groundbreaking background, bestselling writer Judith Dupré chronicles the main miraculous architectural undertaking in reminiscence: One global alternate Center.
The new international exchange middle represents some of the most advanced collaborations in human heritage. approximately each kingdom within the kingdom, a dozen nations around the globe, and greater than 25,000 staff helped bring up the tower, which fed on 90 million kilos of metal, a million sq. toes of glass, and sufficient concrete to pave a sidewalk from big apple to Chicago.
With greater than seventy interviews with the folks so much in detail concerned, and extraordinary entry to the construction web site, providers, and records, Dupré unfurls the definitive tale of fourteen years of clash and controversy-and its positive solution.
This interesting, oversize e-book grants new perception into the 1,776-foot-tall engineering wonder, from layout and excavation during the ultimate placement of its spire. It offers:
  • Access to the minds of world-class architects, engineers, ironworkers, and different tradespeople
  • Panoramas of recent York from One international Observatory-1,268 toes above the earth
  • Dramatic cutaways that express the building's complicated structural technologies
  • A time-lapse montage exhibiting the evolution of the sixteen-acre website
  • Chronologies monitoring layout, building, and monetary milestones, with infrequent historical photographs
It additionally gains broad journey of the total alternate middle, together with in-depth chapters on , 3, 4, and 7 international exchange heart; the nationwide September eleven Memorial & Museum; Liberty Park; St. Nicholas nationwide Shrine; and the hovering Transportation Hub.
One global alternate Center is the single ebook approved via the Port Authority of recent York & New Jersey, and the only booklet essential to comprehend the recent international alternate heart in its totality. this can be a must-have get together of yank resilience and ingenuity for all who're invested within the rebuilding of floor Zero.
You will be stunned by means of what you discover inside-and you'll certainly be encouraged.

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Lonely Planet Pocket London (Encounter)

By Damian Harper

Get directly to the guts of the City!

Top Sights
The city’s must-see attractions plus professional suggestion to make your journey even better.

Local Life
Discover the right way to unencumber the town with publications to components that the locals rather love.

Best Of London
We’ve came upon the easiest walks, meals, paintings, buying, perspectives, nightlife and more.


  • Bonus pull-out map
  • Walking excursions and day planners
  • Maps for each neighborhood
  • Packed with professional shuttle tips
  • 100% autonomous advice

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Frommer's Best Day Trips From London (Frommer's Color Complete)

By Christi Daugherty

Frommer's top Day journeys from London can provide the final word advisor to the easiest English towns, cities and points of interest outdoors of the capital with transparent and organised itineraries and plans to allow you to adventure well known locations within the simplest way.

With neighborhood insider wisdom and suggestion, this advisor allows you to utilize it slow and stopover at; every one themed bankruptcy has bulleted maps prime how you can their highlights, in addition to sincere stories, complete rate listings and admission instances, touch numbers and extra need-to-know go back and forth information.  you could decide on and plan the place to head, store and devour with thoughts to stick longer if precious, so that you can customize your journey to fit you.

Best Day journeys from London includes:

  • Full color, illustrated with images through-out, effortless to navigate sections, convenient maps and tips about extending your outing with info on close by points of interest and attractions.
  • Best Day-Trip reviews from suggested eating places to the easiest locations to picnic, perfect day journeys for households, top museums, paintings galleries and procuring opportunities.
  • Themed chapters together with state Villages, ancient cities, an afternoon through the ocean, Castles, Stately houses and Gardens, in addition to feedback for longer day journeys to locations extra afield akin to York and Stratford Upon Avon.
  • Planning bankruptcy which provides precise suggestions and recommendation approximately while to move, how you can trip and the way to save cash on the comparable time.

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Budget Rest Areas around Queensland

By Paul Smedley

Funds relaxation parts round Queensland is the main finished listing of leisure components alongside Queensland’s significant roads and highways. for each relaxation zone, there's info on amenities, a photograph and maps that pinpoint the precise place. even if it’s to devise the place you cease for a cuppa or to discover a budget-friendly position to prevent for the evening, this e-book should be a great spouse to your subsequent street journey. the recent variation contains new details on relaxation parts with playgrounds for households.

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The Golden Age of Air Travel (Shire Library)

Air go back and forth has continuously held a powerful attract for lots of. this day, inexpensive, no-frill airways let a lot of people to fly simply and to go to various nations around the globe. for far of its background, in spite of the fact that, air shuttle was once basically to be had to the rich. This e-book explores the golden age of air commute from the Thirties to the Nineteen Seventies while flying was once the epitome of prestige, and the airways provided a luxurious provider with the adventure being all vital. The dramatic alterations within the caliber of air commute are highlighted, as are the different sorts of plane hired through the air go back and forth businesses, together with airships, jetliners and Concorde. The emphasis, even if, is on conveying to the reader what it was once wish to be a passenger on board those advertisement flights in addition to the event of these serving with the airways.

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An Artist's Journey to Bali: The Island of Art, Magic and Mystery

By Betty Reynolds

An Artist's trip to Bali is way greater than your ordinary go back and forth consultant to the gorgeous and mysterious Indonesian island of Bali.

Written and illustrated via well known artist Betty Reynolds, this Bali go back and forth consultant comprises the author's unique watercolor paintings depicting the glorious island whose population are recognized to stick to day-by-day rituals that, even though strange to foreigners, provide the island and its humans a different air of mystery of puzzle and magic.

In this fantastically illustrated artist's sketchbook, the writer stocks her success of assembly many Balinese who allowed her to witness vital elements in their lives and tradition, and to take part within the spiritual rituals that mark their passage throughout the significant levels of lifestyles.

If Bali commute is on your destiny, it is a nice booklet to have. It takes you correct into the Balinese tradition, exploring Balinese paintings, unveiling the traditions and spirituality in that a part of the area. Take an extraordinary trip to a stunning position, as Betty invitations you to event it with An Artist's trip to Bali.

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