Including Guides to Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Ko Samui, Phuket and MoreeBook - 2012
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Lonely Planet Discover Thailand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Listen to monks chant in a Bangkok temple, indulge in a beachfront Thai massage on a coral-fringed island, or trek through the jungle to see elephants and gibbons; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover the best of Thailand and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet Discover Thailand:Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - customs, history, art, music, architecture, politics, religion, environment, wildlife, cuisine, and more Free, convenient pull-out Bangkok map (included in print version), plus over 20 colour local maps Useful features - including Walking Tours, Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar), and Travel with Kids Coverage of Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Northern Thailand, Ko Samui, Gulf Coast, Phuket, Andaman Coast, and more
eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones)Downloadable PDF and offline maps to avoid roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Speedy search capabilities to easily find what you need Bookmarks to shoot back to key pages in a flash Embedded links to get to recommendations' websites Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Zoom-in maps and images Seamlessly flip between pages Inbuilt dictionary to decode site-specific local terms
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Discover Thailand, our easy-to-use guide, filled with inspiring and colourful photos, focuses on Thailand's most popular attractions for those looking for the best of the best.Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends a wide range of experiences, both popular and offbeat, and extensively covers all the country has to offer? Check out Lonely Planet's Thailand guide. Looking for a guide to Bangkok or Phuket? Check out Lonely Planet's Bangkok guide for a comprehensive look at all the city has to offer, or Lonely Planet's Pocket Bangkok or Pocket Phuket, handy-sized guides focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, China Williams, Mark Beales, Tim Bewer, Celeste Brash, Austin Bush, Alan Murphy, and Brandon Presser.
About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel content company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet enables curious travellers to experience the world and get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.