Lonely Planet: Israel and the Palestinian Territories Travel Guide
by Kohn, Michael
Lonely Planet Publications Ltd
Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications Ltd
Date: 2012 - July
Series: Lonely Planet Africa and the Middle East Country Travel Guides
Author: Kohn, Michael
Format: Paperback, 464pp, 197 x 128 mm, 59 maps
Israel and the Palestinian Territories in the Countries and Regions series from Lonely Planet, market-leading comprehensive guides aimed at independent travellers and serving a large range of international destinations. Frank and informal in style, the guides explore an extensive range of sights, activities, accommodation, restaurants and nightlife and are designed for practical use while travelling on the road. Written and researched by a team of experts, each book is independent in its recommendations and suggestions, often offering individual takes on individual destinations.
There are dedicated sections on major cities and towns within each region, with relevant information on orientation, sights, activities, eating and drinking, tours, courses, festivals and events. Accommodation is divided into budget, mid-range and top-end in order to cater for a wide range of budgets. All places highlighted in the text are cross-referenced to black and white overview maps showing their respective locations. Dont Miss information boxes give bullet-pointed lists of notable local attractions and their relevant page numbers in the guide.
An extensive Directory section gives important practical guidance on accommodation, activities, business hours, children, climate charts, customs, dangers and annoyances, embassies, insurance, internet access, maps, money, photography, shopping, solo travellers, transport, travellers with disabilities, visas, volunteering and women travellers, among other useful information.