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Product NameLonely Planet Central Europe Phrasebook & Dictionary (Lonely Planet Phrasebook and Dictionary)
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AuthorLonely Planet
Page Count256
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Published02/01/2013
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Get more from your trip with easy-to-find phrases for every travel situation.

One of the rewarding things about travelling through Central Europe is the rich variety of cuisine, customs, architecture and history. The flipside of course is that you'll encounter a number of very different languages. Most languages spoken in Central Europe belong to what's known as the Indo-European language family, believed to have originally developed from one language spoken thousands of years ago.

  • Never get stuck for words with our quick reference dictionary for each language
  • Order the right meal with our menu decoders
  • Use our carefully selected words and phrases to get around with ease

Coverage Includes: Czech, German, Hungarian, Polish, Slovak, Slovene.

Lonely Planet gets you to the heart of a place. Our job is to make amazing travel experiences happen. We visit the places we write about each and every edition. We never take freebies for positive coverage, so you can always rely on us to tell it like it is.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Richard Nebesky, Piotr Czajkowski, Christina Mayer, Gunter Muehl, Katarina Nodrovicziova, and Urska Pajer

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

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