Image
EAN-139780517356517   EAN-13 barcode 9780517356517
Product NameJourneys Of A Lifetime: 500 Of The World's Greatest Trips
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:11.61 inches / Length:1.69 inches / Weight:5.45 pounds / Width:9.17 inches
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 1426201257
SKUE9781426201257
Price New16.51 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used3.23 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width1.27 inches    (convert)
Height12 inches    (convert)
Length9.2 inches    (convert)
Weight72.96 ounces    (convert)
AuthorNational Geographic
Page Count400
BindingHardcover
Published10/16/2007
FeaturesGreat book!
Long DescriptionNo one knows the world like National Geographic—and in this lavish volume, we reveal our picks for the world's most fabulous journeys, along with helpful information for readers who want to try them out.

Compiled from the favorite trips of National Geographic's travel writers, Journeys of a Lifetime spans the globe to highlight the best of the world's most famous and lesser known sojourns. It presents an incredible diversity of possibilities, from ocean cruises around Antarctica to horse treks in the Andes. Every continent and every possible form of transport is covered.

A timely resource for the burgeoning ranks of active travelers who crave adventurous and far-flung trips, Journeys of a Lifetime provides scores of creative ideas: trekking the heights of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania... mountain biking in Transylvania... driving through the scenic highlands of Scotland... or rolling through the outback on Australia's famous Ghan train... and dozens of other intriguing options all over the world.

Journeys of a Lifetime also features 22 fun Top 10 lists in all sorts of categories. What are the world's top 10 elevator rides, bridges to walk across, trolley rides, ancient highways, or underground walking adventures? Readers will love evaluating and debating the selections.

Each chapter showcases stunning photography, full-color maps, evocative text, and expert advice—including how to get there, when to visit, and how to make the most of the journey—all packaged in a luxurious oversize volume to treasure for years to come.
Similar Items9780062007346: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, The: The First 25 Years
9780061435645: Discover's 20 Things You Didn't Know About Everything: Duct Tape, Airport Security, Your Body, Sex In Space...And More!
9780060916657: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Revised Second Edition
9780060804985: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Revised Second Edition
9780030568411: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Revised Second Edition
9780025104501: Food Journeys Of A Lifetime: 500 Extraordinary Places To Eat Around The Globe
9780010442120: Off The Beaten Path: A Travel Guide To More Than 1000 Scenic And Interesting Places Still Uncrowded And Inviting
9780007151349: Secret Journeys Of A Lifetime: 500 Of The World's Best Hidden Travel Gems
9780006550822: 1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die
9780006319535: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Revised Second Edition
View 59 more similar items
Created07-24-2013 7:59:10am
Modified08-20-2017 10:07:37pm
MD5a970b56929989acc144da7d80a6b2628
SHA2564664b6aea64f58aaf74bc1b7ac359c27c1b47c5a28684e5622b9316ef565f9bf
Search Googleby EAN or by Title
Query Time0.0189021

Article of interest

Although we have had a couple days lately when we have been down for maintenance, looking back over the last couple years we can say that we have been available 99.5% of the time and that isn't too bad at all.

With the latest outage, we struggled to replace damaged equipment and bring the new boxes online as quickly as possible. We now think that we have everything up and running but we will keep monitoring for little things that may have gotten missed.

We feel so bad when ever the system is off line for more than a few minutes or for any unexpected events. But to put thinks into prespective, we looked back over the past 2 years and found that we have been off line completely for less than 100 hours with the longest period being this last outage when we ended up doing a full rebuild on our main server box.

With all things considered we think we are doing pretty good for a small company managing multiple web sites as well as our regular day-to-day business.

We will continue to improve and make efforts to reduce future down time. Even at 99.5% up time, there is room for improvement.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support.

Close

Search

Close

Share

Close

Dialog