DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland

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Penguin, Mar 1, 2012 - Travel - 416 pages
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DK Eyewitness Ireland travel guide will lead you straight to the best attractions this diverse country has to offer. Packed with photographs, illustrations and detailed maps, discover Ireland region by region; from the bustling capital, Dublin, to stunning Killarney National Park. The guide provides all the insider tips every visitor needs from the island's best fishing spots to the best venues for Irish jazz, with comprehensive listings of the best hotels, resorts, restaurants and nightlife in each region for all budgets. You'll find 3D cutaways and floorplans of all the must-see sites plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns of Ireland. DK Eyewitness Ireland explores the country's celtic heritage, historical folklore, castles and churches, focussing on the best scenic routes and Ireland's incredible landscapes. With up-to-date information on getting around by train, car or ferry and all the sights listed town by town, DK Eyewitness Ireland is indispensable. Don't miss a thing on your holiday with the DK Eyewitness Ireland.
 

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User Review  - horsenut2 - Overstock.com

The Eyewitness travel guides are invaluable for getting the most in another country. The tips range from how to get from place to place as well as background on the sights. I wouldnt consider traveling without it. Read full review

Gorgeous Illustrations but another guide needed

User Review  - michaelnyc - Overstock.com

This is a wondefully illustrated book but it does not follow the standards of a conventional guidebook and is therefore a bit hard to follow. I would highly recommend using this book to determine ... Read full review

Contents

Discovering Ireland 10
10
Putting Ireland on the Map 12
12
A Portrait of Ireland 14
15
The History of Ireland 30
31
Ireland Through the Year 48
48
Dublin at a Glance 54
54
Southeast Dublin 56
57
Southwest Dublin 72
73
Cork and Kerry 152
153
The Lower Shannon 180
181
The West of Ireland 200
201
Northwest Ireland 220
221
The Midlands 236
237
Northern Ireland 254
255
Where to Stay 288
288
Restaurants Cafés and Pubs 320
320

North of the Liffey 84
85
Further Afield 94
95
Shopping in Dublin 104
104
Entertainment in Dublin 108
108
Dublin Street Finder 116
116
Ireland at a Glance 122
122
Southeast Ireland 124
125
Shopping in Ireland 352
352
Entertainment in Ireland 358
358
Practical Information 370
370
Travel Information 382
380
General Index 394
394
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