This fully revised and updated Berlitz Pocket Guide is packed with all the information you need to enjoy the USA, in a genuinely pocketable format. Places to go and unmissable attractions are explored within easy-to-use, colour-coded sections, so you can locate the information you need at a glance. The country's top attractions are identified to help you plan your trip priorities and ensure you see the very best cities, beaches and national parks. From the bright lights of New York City and the charm of New England to the spectacular Grand Canyon in the Southwest, all places are covered in depth alongside full-colour photographs that provide a highly visual introduction to the country's diverse landscapes. Full colour fold-out maps are also included to provide instant orientation, including city plans of Downtown Washington and San Francisco. A concise history chapter and the handy cultural tips throughout combine to give you a deeper understanding of the country's heritage, from its fascinating past to the present day. There are also plenty of ideas for how to spend your leisure time, from shopping in Macy's or kayaking in the Everglades to catching a baseball game.
The 'Eating Out' chapter recommends local specialities, including a feature on Thanksgiving. The comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides an A-Z summary of all the expert practical advice you will need, including reliable recommendations of hotels and restaurants to suit all budgets, information on climate, customs, driving, health, currency and much more. Small in size but big on content, this guide will help you truly get to the heart of this country and all it has to offer.
Publisher: Berlitz Publishing Company
Weight: 222 g
Dimensions: 149 x 115 x 14 mm
Edition: 6th Revised edition