Israel Footprint Handbook (Footprint Handbook 3rd Revised edition)

Israel Footprint Handbook (Footprint Handbook 3rd Revised edition)

By: Vanessa Betts (author), Dave Winter (author)Hardback

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Description

Small but perfectly formed, steeped in history and with a stunning backdrop, Israel is perfect for anyone looking to escape it all. Footprint's long-awaited 3rd edition Israel Handbook provides everything to help travellers get the most of out of their trip and more! A tiny country of outstanding natural beauty and incredible history and heritage, Israel has been charming visitors for years. Travellers can escape to the rolling green hills of Galilee or head to the barren landscape of the Negev desert to literally float atop the Dead Sea. They can spend their days diving the Red Sea, relaxing on the white sand beaches of the Mediterranean coast or immersing themselves in Jerusalem with its holy sites and incredible historic buildings. Whatever takes their fancy Footprint's Israel Handbook has it covered. Having been missing from the bookshelves for sometime, it has been fully revised and updated, providing comprehensive coverage on where to eat, sleep and party, all the best sights and just how to get around this tiny country. This guide will be the only thing travellers need to pack. Great coverage of all major attractions, from diving in the Red Sea to skiing on Mount Hebron In-depth descriptions of Pilgrim sites with dozens of plans and detailed historical explanations Dozens of useful maps covering cities and popular sights Practical advice on visiting the Gaza and the West Bank

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About Author

Vanessa Betts is a writer and editor from England. She went to India in 1997, as the first stop on a round-the-world ticket, and then found out that nowhere else could quite compare. After time spent living and working in Australia, Egypt and England she has been based in India, chiefly in Kolkata, since March 2006. Vanessa now lives in Israel where she's updating Footprint's new guide to the country. Having spent much of his twenties travelling through the Middle East, South Asia and Southeast Asia, Dave was subsequently lured back to college and graduated with a first class degree from London University's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). He then joined the Footprint team, co-authoring Footprint Pakistan before writing the first and second editions of Footprint Israel.

Contents

1) Essentials 2) Jerusalem 3) West Bank 4) Dead Sea Region 5) The Negev 6) Gaza 7) Tel Aviv/Jaffa 8) Mediterranean Coastal Strip 9) Haifa & The North Coast 10) Galilee 11) The Golan 12) Background

Product Details

  • publication date: 29/10/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781907263071
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 640
  • ID: 9781907263071
  • weight: 517
  • ISBN10: 1907263071
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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