These very popular guides, with their photos and excellent mapping, give a really good overview of the city which makes exploring easy. The drawback is that once having got you to a place the supplemental information is a bit limited. Usefully, it covers excursions outside Istanbul as far as Edirne and Bursa and has a detachable map of Istanbul.
These very popular guides, with fantastic photography and mapping, give a great overview of the city which makes exploring easy. The only drawback is that having got you to a place the supplemental information is limited. This volume contains good colour coded sections on all regions of the city.
A popular guide covering the finest sights, reknowned for its numerous photographs throughout. These are supported by succinct descriptions of historical context and explanation. The guide concludes with a selection of accommodation, restaurants, and shopping.
This easy to use and comprehensive guide to Australia has its strengths in its beautiful colour photographs, excellent walking tours and maps and well written history sections. Also features smaller sections on where to stay and eat for all areas featured.
A great guide to the city and its environs, the Eyewitness combines an abundance of colour photographs with information on the architecture, history and culture of Sydney, area by area. Features a particularly good section on trips beyond Sydney.
Packed with beautiful photographs depicting the amazing natural beauty of New Zealand, this guide is somewhat lacking in practical information though it does advise on some excellent walks and excursions.
The most appetite-whetting of guides, Eyewitnesses come packed with colour photos and illustrations, all perfect for inspiring and enhancing your trip but perhaps lacking the crucial details some travellers require. The best section here is that on old Dubrovnik.
A lavish and colourful guide to the city, the Eyewitness guide is perfect for those who want to take in Barcelona's beautiful architecture and cultural hotspots. Features some very good suggested walking tours.
This lavishly illustrated guide features some excellent walking tours around the city, although you may need to bring some more detailed maps with you. For shorter stays, the Eyewitness Top 10 guide is the preferred choice.
A good basic guide to Mallorca that also includes Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera. Contains expanded sections on hotels and resturants, as well as several colour maps and photographs throughout. Does not contain as much detail as other guides, but is a useful guide nonetheless.
An informative and useful guide to Seville, including sections on other areas of Andalusia, in particular the Alhambra and Gibraltar. Ideal for short stays, this is packed with beautiful photographs and illustrations, and covers all the major sights.
A convenient pocket guide covering this popular stretch of coast, with added sections on the Costa Calida coastline to the south and southern Valencia to the north. Features a good range of suggested sights and entertainment.