This third edition of the Rough Guide to Moscow is the definitive guide to Russia's dynamic capital. Features include extensive coverage of all the sights from the Red Square to the historic towns of Vladimir and Suzdal. There are insider reviews of the best places to stay, eat, drink and go clubbing, as well as the low-down on the arts and children's Moscow. Contemporary culture and politics are examined, with insights into the people who have shaped this city's tumulthous history.
This Rough Guide provides concise coverage of the sights and attractions of the fascinating city of Budapest, from the 500-year old Turkish baths to the Statue Park of Communist monuments and the Jewish quarter. It includes dozens of recommendations for cafes, bars and restaurants that are fashionable, intriguing or just great value for money, plus advice on which travel passes and city cards are worth buying to make the most of Budapest's excellent public transport system.
This guide to this little known but deeply rewarding country, includes comprehensive accounts of all the sights from the capital Sofia to the time-warped villiages and wayside monasteries. It includes practical advice on outdoor pursuits - the best hikes, ski centres and Black Sea beaches - plus a run-dwon on all the folk festivals and informed commentaries on Bulgaria's turbulent history.
This edition of the guide to St Petersburg keeps pace with the rapid changes affecting the old imperial city. The detailed city guide format explores the historic Peter and Paul Fortress, the treasures housed in the Hermitage, the city's growing club scene and all the points in between.
Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to St Petersburg, the ultimate guide to this beautiful city. The full-colour section introduces St Petersburg 's highlights, from world-class ballet and opera at the Mariinskiy Theatre to the gilded mosaics of the Church of the Saviour on the Blood. The guide takes a detailed look at Russian history, literature and cultural life with expert background on everything from the superlative art collection of the Hermitage and the city's spectacular Imperial palaces to snowmobiling in Karelia . There are plenty of practical tips and information on all the best accommodation, transportation and restaurants and lively reviews of hundreds of shops, bars and clubs. Discover every corner of St. Petersburg with the clearest maps of any guide.
Eastern Europe's oldest "open" country is on the move, and Rough Guides covers the changes in a new edition Hungary is fast becoming part of the mainstream of European life, and this Rough Guide covers it with a fresh, contemporary perspective. We bring you extensive coverage of Budapest -- its lively and rapidly growing capital -- with up-to-the-minute nightlife listings for hundreds of bars and restaurants as well as the best-value accommodations around.
"The best.... So good that Romanians use it". -- Conde Nast TravelerRomania offers a Latin culture in the heart of Eastern Europe and is one of the last great challenges of European travel. This new edition will find you a room in an unfamiliar town, guide you through the mountains of Transylvania, or take you to the wilds of the Danube Delta.