qInsight Guidesq, the world's largest visual travel guide series, in association with qDiscovery Channelq, the world's premier source of nonfiction entertainment, provides more insight than ever. From the most popular resort cities to the most exotic villages, qInsight Guidesq capture the unique character of each culture with an Insider's perspective. Inside every qInsight Guideq you'll find: - Evocative, full-color photography on every page - Cross-referenced, full-color maps throughout - A brief introduction including a historical timeline - Lively essays by local writers on the culture, history, and people - Expert evaluations on the sights really worth seeing - Special features spotlighting particular topics of interest - A comprehensive Travel Tips section with listings of the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions, as well as practical information on getting around and advice for travel with childrenAbout 90 percent of the 3, 000 Allied airmen shot down in northwest Europe before the Normandy landings (the majority Americans) ... The change in plans, Winston Churchill declared later, was aquot;the first important divergence on high strategy between ourselves and our American friendsaquot;. ... aquot;Anvilaquot; was put back a few months and became aquot;Dragoonaquot;. ... Allied landing anywhere along the coast as difficult as possible. Villas, hotels and restaurants overlooking the shore were. 56 ac HIStORY.
|Title||:||Insight Guide French Riviera|
|Publisher||:||Langenscheidt Publishers - 2001-10-01|