Around the Coast in 80 Days

Your Guide to Britain's Best Coastal Towns, Beaches, Cliffs and Headlands

Around the Coast in 80 Days
Ian McMillan, Peter Naldrett
NZ$ 34.99
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NZ$ 27.99
h234 x 163mm - 256pg
16 Apr 2020 UK
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Around the Coast in 80 Days is an indispensable guide to the very best of Britain's diverse coastline. Whether you have just an afternoon, a whole day, a free weekend, or a whole week to explore our wonderful country, this book will guide you to 80 of the most interesting, fun and picturesque seaside spots our coast has to offer. Starting at Liverpool, one of the most fashionable tourist destinations in Europe, the book travels clockwise up to Scotland, down the east coast, across the southern shores, up through Wales and back to the northwest of England. It calls in at exciting seaside towns like Blackpool, Brighton and Newquay, and also invites you to explore the more tranquil coastal stretches, such as Balnakeil, Gower Peninsula and the Lizard.Covering nine coastal regions of Britain, chapters provide insights into the history, culture and key features of each place, how to get to there, where to eat - including the best places for fish and chips, and where to stay.Accompanied by beautiful photography and a handy map, and introduced with an entertaining and evocative Foreword by Ian McMillan, the book will delight families, couples and solo explorers of all ages and with all budgets. We all know there's so much more to explore and enjoy in our beautiful country - this book will help you do just that.
A journey around the best of Britain's in the UK we are blessed with a coastline that is staggering in its sheer variety and scale - from secluded coves and inlets, to dramatic headlands and epic, windswept beaches.... It's something that travel writer Peter Naldrett explores with fondness and gusto in his new book Around The Coast in 80 Days. * Yorkshire Post *
A clever and vibrant guide to highlights of the British seaside. Whether your ideal seaside location has amusement arcades, rock and donkey rides or windswept beaches where you can hear the eerie calling of seals, and there's only your footsteps in the wet sand, this is the guide for you. Each entry is accompanied by easily digestible information boxes covering reasons to visit, how to get there and suggestions on where to stay. It's impossible to read this book without beginning to plan new journeys. -- David Schuster * On Yorkshire magazine *
Peter Naldrett is a travel writer who has written several guides to the Peak District, Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, as well as textbooks and resources for Oxford University Press. He has also written for the Telegraph, and writes regularly for publications such as Cumbria, The Countryman and Derbyshire Life. He is the author of Days Out Underground, also published by Bloomsbury.

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