National Geographic Society Katrina Goldsaito
Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go
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Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go National Geographic Society Katrina Goldsaito Pack your suitcase, load up the car, and head for the open road In the tradition of National Geographic Traveler magazine s award winning annual feature showcasing the world s best auto trips, National Geographic presents Drives of a Lifetime Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go This lavishly illustrated, hardcover travel planner and gift book gives you every bit of inforPack your suitcase, load up the car, and head for the open road In the tradition of National Geographic Traveler magazine s award winning annual feature showcasing the world s best auto trips, National Geographic presents Drives of a Lifetime Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go This lavishly illustrated, hardcover travel planner and gift book gives you every bit of information you ll need to navigate 400 amazing driving routes in some of the world s most fascinating locales This practical travel planner provides specific, in depth descriptions of the sights each drive offers A clear, detailed, easy to read map of each route Useful information on the best time to travel And insider tips to help you get the most out of every fabulous trip Abundant sidebars call your attention to standout sights along the drive or entertaining background information on the region and its culture While handy indeed as a planner, Drives of a Lifetime doubles as a full color gift book with than 200 dazzling, large format photos and crisp, evocative text that will enchant armchair travelers The book immerses you in the unique appeal and beauty of hundreds of inviting locales Sample entries include the road to the spectacular ancient ruins in and around Angkor Wat in Cambodia the Natchez Trace Parkway, along an ancient Native American trail through Mississippi the scenic old coastal route from Dublin to Wexford in Ireland an off road dune drive in Dubai the famous ocean views along the Cabot Trail in Nova Scotia, Canada the Winelands Route through South Africa s Western Cape a drive among the incredible land formations in South Dakota s Badlands and an archaeological tour through Syria In addition, you ll find several fun Top Ten lists skyscraping drives, Mediterranean island roads, African wildlife excursions, and Chapters organized by theme include Ultimate Road Trips, featuring famous drives such as Highway One down the California coast Over Hill and Mountains By Sea and Shore The Road Less Traveled, highlighting unpaved and untamed routes and safaris Village Byways through some of the world s most picturesque hamlets and Historic Trails, tracing the paths of history s great builders and explorers Whether you travel these storied routes by car or through the pages of the book countless wonders await your discovery inDrives of a Lifetime.. Drives of a Lifetime Where to Go Why to Go When to Go Pack your suitcase load up the car and head for the open road In the tradition of National Geographic Traveler magazine s award winning annual feature showcasing the world s best auto trips Nationa
  • Title: Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go
  • Author: National Geographic Society Katrina Goldsaito
  • ISBN: 9781426206771
  • Page: 455
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go National Geographic Society Katrina Goldsaito

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    1 Blog on “Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go

    1. Kasey says:

      A fun book with lovely pictures It s like a wishbook for road trip loving adults However, I question some of the choices, as I have driven some of the routes and some I personally thought were amazing got only honorable mentions, and others that I didn t think were that great were featured A good example of this is Alaska, where the Denali Highway a long, remote, washboard rough gravel route that we didn t find to be that spectacular was featured above the Richardson Highway which was amazing Ha [...]

    2. Renetta says:

      Planning a road trip and this book has some beautiful areas I d like to see.

    3. Don Gubler says:

      Some intriguing trips The places I have been are described pretty accurately Lots of places worth visiting.

    4. Alex says:

      This is a good coffee table book with excellent photography, but is very thin on information for people who may actually drive some the routes described As you would expect in a coffee table read the information is presented thematically, with no attempt to provide a geographic finding aid which would be useful to narrow down trip locations beyond the entire planet Maps are small, and little detail is offered about food, accommodation, weather, local politics, or even where to locate a vehicle D [...]

    5. Kathy Doll says:

      A beautiful guide, done in typical National Geographic style Lots of gorgeous photos, florid travel brochure like summaries of the drives and sights to be seen along the routes, tiny little maps of the route and an even tinier map of the route area placed within the country Little information of real value to folks actually planning these drives I would say this book would be a starting point for further research to those with pots of money to spend, or those who love to imagine themselves with [...]

    6. Janet says:

      While I only jotted down 38 of the 500 trips that I realistically want to take and will, the book itself is a wonderful journey.

    7. Tim says:

      a good book in the national geographic lifetime travel book series, with a heavy dose of american routes.

    8. Elaine says:

      I certainly enjoyed thinking of the places I want to go.

    9. Rj says:

      A collection of interesting drives across the planet from the folks at National Geographic A handy guide includes not only the trip, a brief description but also the highlights of each drive.

    10. Angie says:

      Great vivid pictures that feature popular routes I enjoyed seeing the miles and time lapse on the road trips Definitely a coffee table adult wishlist of places to visit.

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