Senegal Bradt Travel GuideBradt Travel Guides #ad - Northern desert wilds give way to the rain-soaked Casamance, Dakar, fringed by hundreds of kilometres of pristine beaches and the fantastically frenetic capital city, surrounded by ocean and proudly perched at the westernmost point on the African continent. With one of africa's most prolific arts scenes, and this book provides a thorough and accessible introduction to the music, film, Senegal attracts numerous visitors for its cultural attractions, art, and literature of this most creative of countries.
This new, thoroughly updated edition of Bradt's Senegal continues to offer far and away the greatest depth of coverage for this increasingly popular part of West Africa. This smorgasbord of landscapes is all accessible within a day's travel, making Senegal the perfect choice for anyone looking to sink their teeth into West Africa, for the first time or the hundredth.
Senegal Bradt Travel Guide #ad - Natural assets aside, senegal is home to a world of man-made delectations: Dakar's nightclubs throb well into the morning hours and offer a rare chance to dance yourself silly with superstar musicians on their home turf. With over 350 pages of detailed description and 40 maps, this remains the definitive source of information to a country that is often described as the whole of West Africa in microcosm.
Beyond the capital, saint-louis' charm is an enchanting throwback to the colonial glamour of the 19th century, and sleepy Île de Gorée is a haunting testament to colonial horror, as visitors peer through the door of no return, where thousands destined for the Americas glimpsed their homes for the final time.
With all new first-hand research, Bradt's Senegal is the only guide ready to take you to all corners of this enchanting land. All regions of the country are covered, and practical information on transport, itineraries, with detailed maps, including detailed information on access to Senegal's national parks, accommodation and eating for each region.
Senegal Bradt Travel GuideBradt Travel Guides #ad - With all new first hand research, Bradt’s Senegal is the only guide ready to take you to all corners of this enchanting land. Like the whole of west africa in microcosm, Senegal boasts a variety of landscapes and cultures that belie its compact size. This smorgasbord of landscapes is all accessible within a day’s travel, making Senegal the perfect choice for anyone looking to sink their teeth into West Africa, for the first time or the hundredth.
Natural assets aside, senegal is home to a world of man-made delectations: Dakar’s nightclubs throb well into the morning hours and offer a rare chance to dance yourself silly with superstar musicians on their home turf. Saint-louis’ colonial charm is an enchanting throwback to the colonial glamour of the 19th century, as visitors peer through the door of no return, and sleepy Ile de Goree is a haunting testament to colonial horror, where thousands destined for the Americas glimpsed their homes for the final time.
Senegal Bradt Travel Guide #ad - Northern desert wilds give way to the rain-soaked Casamance, Dakar, fringed by hundreds of kilometres of pristine beaches and the fantastically frenetic capital city, surrounded by ocean and proudly perched at the westernmost point on the African continent. Bradt travel guides.
The Gambia Bradt Travel GuideBradt Travel Guides #ad - With 16 well-researched chapters and 26 useful maps, this new thoroughly updated second edition of Bradt's The Gambia remains the most comprehensive guide available in any language to what is the smallest country on mainland Africa. Significant development has taken place in recent years and this new edition offers all the latest updates, detailed coverage of the many new eco lodges and camps that have sprung up, music workshops and opportunities to experience the unique local culture, information on festivals, including new restaurants and hotels, and informed advice about birdwatching possibilities in a country very popular with first-time birders to Africa.
Historic attractions include the mysterious megalithic stone circles at wassu and ker Batch, and the fortified James Island and former slave-trading village of Juffureh to where Alex Haley traced his ancestry in the book and TV programme Roots - all of which form part of the country's two UNESCO World Heritage Sites and offer rich pickings to moderately adventurous travellers.
The Gambia Bradt Travel Guide #ad - Bradt's the gambia is the perfect companion for discovering this safe, welcoming and decidedly tourist-friendly English-speaking country which makes for an ideal short-stay introduction to the unique atmosphere of Africa. Bradt travel guides. Justifiably popular with birdwatchers, the lush mangrove- and jungle-fringed river is also home to crocodiles, hippos, chimpanzees and a variety of monkeys.
As well as encompassing the popular coastal resorts, the guide also provides all the detailed information required to explore the relatively undeveloped interior, making it ideal for both visitors on organised packaged holidays and independent travellers alike. Bradt's the gambia reveals all the background and practical information needed to explore arguably Africa's most welcoming and safest country with its plethora of beach resorts - catering to all tastes and budgets - that line the 80km stretch of tropical coastline running from the capital Banjul to the remote southern border.
Birds of Senegal and The Gambia Helm Field GuidesHelm #ad - Bradt travel guides. This new field guide covers the Gambia, a country which is very popular with a large number of birders and tourists, and the whole of neighbouring Senegal. The authoritative text highlights the key features needed to identify each species in the field, and accurate up-to-date maps are provided for every species.
This comprehensive guide is an essential companion for anyone visiting The Gambia and Senegal. This fascinating region shelters many Western Palearctic migrants from September to April, as well as a significant list of resident West African birds. The stunning colour plates depict more than 680 species, covering almost every distinct plumage and race.
Birds of Senegal and The Gambia Helm Field Guides #ad - Christopher Helm Publishing Company.
Lonely Planet The Gambia & Senegal Multi Country Travel GuideLonely Planet #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Lonely planet's 4th edition of the gambia & senegal will take you from the arid desert lands of the north to the lush tropical forests in the south, and from the capital cities of Dakar and Banjul to the more remote Bassari country. 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:dedicated chapters on birdwatching and musicCustomised itineraries take you up the coast or down the riverUnique Green Index highlights the best ecofriendly options Bradt travel guides. Go lion spotting in the parc National de Niokolo-Koba or hike around the beautifully conserved Abuko Nature Reserve.
Lonely Planet The Gambia & Senegal Multi Country Travel Guide #ad - Lonely planet guides are written by experts who get to the heart of every destination they visit. Christopher Helm Publishing Company.
1. Botswana & Zimbabwe Travel Reference Map 1:1,5M/1:1,1M International Travel MapsInternational Travel maps #ad - Inset maps of gaberone, Bulawayo, Harare, and Victoria Fall. A double-sided road map of botswana and Zimbabwe to plan your trip, to prepare your itinerary, and to travel independently in the different regions of these Southern African countries. The legend is in English. Bradt travel guides. Used book in Good Condition.
Christopher Helm Publishing Company. Touristic information: international and national airports, points of interests, mines, museums, post offices, campsites or huts, hospitals, streams, national parks, gas stations, ruins.
1:550,000 English, Spanish, French, German and Russian Edition - Senegal / The Gambia 2016, Travel MapReise Know-How Verlag #ad - Senegal and the gambia 1:550, 000 Travel Map is printed on water- and tear-resistant PolyArt paper. Bradt travel guides. The map unfolds to 70x100 and includes an index of cities as well as a multilingual legend. Christopher Helm Publishing Company. Used book in Good Condition.
Mali 1:1,700,000 Travel Map International Travel MapsITMB Publishing, Ltd. #ad - Legend includes international airport/national airports, crafts/pottery, bus station, post office, mines, points of interest, oasis, gasoline/petrol stations, fishing ports, historic ruins or sites, border crossings, air fields, hospital/medical facilities, forts, motels/lodging, archaelogical sites, mosques, churches/missions, beaches, museums, campsites or huts, caves, no border crossings, hotels, resthouse or hostel, hiking/trekking.
Bradt travel guides. Used book in Good Condition. Includes inset map of Bamako and Timbuktu, road distance chart and extensive index. Distinguishes roads ranging from primary paved roads to other roads or tracks. Double sided travel map at the scale of 1:1, 700, 000 Christopher Helm Publishing Company.
1. Sierra Leone Travel Reference Map 1:560,000 International Travel MapsInternational Travel maps #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Christopher Helm Publishing Company. Bradt travel guides. Scale 1:560, 000 . Distinguishes roads ranging from main roads paved to tertiary roads. Extensive index. Folded road and travel map, in color. Legend includes tracks, hotels/motels, beaches, vistas, international/national airports, lodging, gas stations, post offices, museums, campsites/huts, points of interest, hospitals/medical facilities, railroads, national parks, ruins historic or archaeological, aerodromes, missions/churches.
Includes inset map of Freetown.
Ghana Travel Map Reference SERIE INTERNAT - 1/500.000ITMB Publishing #ad - Christopher Helm Publishing Company. This one has a change of isbn, though not price, as we move into our new ITMB prefix for recording titles. Apart from that, we have changed anything that has been drawn to our attention since the last printing and have added new data for both the Accra and the Kumasi inset maps, but essentially, this is our new and improved map of Ghana for the next couple of years.
Bradt travel guides. 1:500, 000-scale. This title is like the Eveready Bunny, it just keeps selling and is now entering its seventh edition. Used book in Good Condition.