Zakynthos: Complete Guide with Walks

Zakynthos: Complete Guide with Walks

Author: Gail Schofield
€5.99
This guidebook is an ideal companion for motorists who want to tour Zakynthos by car, as well as those planning a holiday walking in Zakynthos. The book combines the best features of Sunflower's 'Landscapes' walking and car touring guides with all the detail you would expect in a hefty general guide. Coverage includes: getting there and getting about recommended accommodation and restaurants practicalities A-Z things like opening times, tipping, pharmacies, etc 22 main walks with many variations, all with both charmingly drawn 3D and GPS-compatible maps 4 car tours with accompanying area maps 2-sided fold-out GPS-compatible island map notes on customs, geology, flora and fauna (illustrated with 100s of photographs) history plan of Zakynthos town downloadable GPS waypoints and intermediate coordinates online update service Although this is a general guide to the island, there is special emphasis on the countryside and the National Marine Park (where the author works for the protection of sea turtles), about which there is copious information. Even non-walkers will appreciate the walking sections: while the walk descriptions themselves are brief, each walk is followed by two facing pages focussing on the island's customs, geology, habitats, agriculture, flora and wildlife with hundreds of illustrations.
Book Title Zakynthos: Complete Guide with Walks
Author Gail Schofield
This guidebook is an ideal companion for motorists who want to tour Zakynthos by car, as well as those planning a holiday walking in Zakynthos. The book combines the best features of Sunflower's 'Landscapes' walking and car touring guides with all the detail you would expect in a hefty general guide. Coverage includes: getting there and getting about recommended accommodation and restaurants practicalities A-Z things like opening times, tipping, pharmacies, etc 22 main walks with many variations, all with both charmingly drawn 3D and GPS-compatible maps 4 car tours with accompanying area maps 2-sided fold-out GPS-compatible island map notes on customs, geology, flora and fauna (illustrated with 100s of photographs) history plan of Zakynthos town downloadable GPS waypoints and intermediate coordinates online update service Although this is a general guide to the island, there is special emphasis on the countryside and the National Marine Park (where the author works for the protection of sea turtles), about which there is copious information. Even non-walkers will appreciate the walking sections: while the walk descriptions themselves are brief, each walk is followed by two facing pages focussing on the island's customs, geology, habitats, agriculture, flora and wildlife with hundreds of illustrations.