Make the Most of Your Time on Earth - by Rough Guide Inspirational
Experiential travel has always been at the heart ofRough Guides. For over 30 years, our authors have been sharing travel experiences that inspire readers to push themselves out of their comfort zones and to immerse themselves in a destination's culture and traditions.
Rough Guides' bestsellinginspirational coffee-table book draws upon the insider knowledge of in-the-know writers to share the 1000 ultimate travel experiences across the globe.Make the Most of your Time on Earthis a handpicked curation of personal recommendations, from retracing Odysseus's footsteps on Mljet and hippo-spotting in the Bijagós Islands, to wild camping on the Arabian Peninsula and defying gravity at China's Hanging Temple. It might even be something as simple as walking among Hockney's landscapes on the Yorkshire Wolds Way, or eating among locals in the perfect setting: the definitivegelatoin Rome or a mopane worm in Zimbabwe. Every one is special, and authentic, and - above all - inspiring.
This fourth editionhas been fully revised, witha brand-new designand a collection ofhigh-quality colour photographsspanning beautiful national parks, captivating wildlife and dramatic landscapes. Entries are divided into regions, so you can dip in and out of the different parts of the world you're interested in, whether that's a remote island in the Philippines, a stunning Swedish archipelago or an off-the-beaten-track pocket of Saskatchewan. Lively and engaging text captures the essence of the experience, while essential "Need to Know" sections at the end of each chapter make it easy for you to plan your trip.
Packed full of ideas and take-you-there photography,Make the Most of your Time on Earthis pure escapism for active travellers and armchair fantasists alike