USA

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Lonely Planet, Sep 15, 2010 - Travel
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Hit the road for a classic American journey through forests, fields, metropolises and oases. Whether it's day-tripping form New York City, cruising along the Mississippi, delving into the Grand Canyon, or driving the California coast, this definitive guide inspires you to go the distance and discover the USA's very best.
Lonely Planet guides are written by experts who get to the heart of every destination they visit. This fully updated edition is packed with accurate, practical and honest advice, designed to give you the information you need to make the most of your trip.
In This Guide:
Complete road-trip coverage and customized itineraries
Color chapter reveals the grandeur and adventure of USA's national parks
Pull-out map guides you along the country's most legendary routes
 

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Contents

USA Itineraries
22
Itineraries
33
USA Road Trips
44
History
51
The Culture
65
Arts
75
Food Drink
93
USAs National Parks 105
121
History
820
Around Las Vegas
833
Phoenix
839
Central Arizona
847
Around the Grand Canyon
856
Around Tuscon
864
Around Salt Lake City
873
SouthCentral
881

New Jersey
143
Sights
151
New England
238
Around Boston
259
Nantucket
267
The Berkshires
273
Acadia National Park
385
St Petersburg
541
Walt Disney World
548
Great Lakes
555
Around Chicago
587
Around Indianapolis
594
Around Cleveland
602
MICHIGAN 11
611
Around Detroit
617
Upper Peninsula
624
Madison
630
Great Plains
651
Around St Louis
663
IOWA 9
669
Along US 2
676
NEBRASKA 8
685
Along I70
691
Around Oklahoma City
699
History
705
Missoula
805
Ketchum Sun Valley
812
Along I40
891
Around Santa Fe
898
Southeastern New Mexico
905
Pacific Northwest
1014
WASHINGTON
1020
Around Seattle
1033
North Cascades
1040
Portland
1046
Around Portland
1058
Southern Oregon
1064
Alaska
1071
Admiralty Island
1073
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
1078
National Monument
1083
Around Anchorage
1092
Kodiak Island
1098
Hawaii
1104
Pearl Harbor
1110
THE CAPITAL REGION
1138
Getting There Away
1152
338
1172
PENNSYLVANIA
1173
GREAT PLAINS
1180
338
1187
Regional Map Contents
1199
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About the author (2010)

Born in the cornfields outside Chicago, Sara jumped on a plane to the West Coast after college with just one suitcase and $100 in her pocket. She landed in San Francisco and has bounced around the state ever since, including the Sierra Nevada, Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo County. Sara is also an avid outdoor enthusiast. Her travel writing has featured on popular websites and in magazines and newspapers from coast to coast, including the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Las Vegas Review-Journal and National Geographic Adventure. Already the author of 30 travel and nonfiction books, Sara has written Lonely Planet's Las Vegas and Las Vegas Encounter guides and contributed to California Trips.

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