Presented in a durable encapsulated cover, this folded sheet map of Ireland includes city plans of Dublin and Belfast, each with its own index, AA listed golf courses and camping sites, motorways and dual carriage ways and at-a-glance scenic routes.
A visual adventure of Wes Anderson proportions, authorised by the legendary filmmaker himself: stunning photographs of real-life places that seem plucked from the just-so world of Anderson's films, presented with the fascinating human stories behind each facade.
Achill Island, off the coast of County Mayo, is a beautiful island renowned for its sandy beaches and dramatic sea cliffs. Popular with both Irish and overseas visitors, Achill is accessible from the mainland yet remote enough to remain unspoilt. This book features photographs taken by the author combined with tales collected from the inhabitants.
From a 'crannog', an ancient artificial island in a Scottish loch, to the militarized artificial islands China is building in the South China Sea, this book sets out to explore some of the world's newest, most fragile and beautiful islands to find out why they have such a hold on our imaginations.
Experience 60 of the world's greatest adventures on water- from sailing the Nile by felucca and cruising the Canadian Arctic, to exploring Pitcairn Island by cargo ship. With detailed accounts of each route, beautiful photos and practical tips on how to plan your voyage, Amazing Boat Journeys helps you discover a more rewarding way of travelling.
In November 1968, at the age of 22, Andrew McNellie left his job and his girlfriend in Wales and travelled to Inuishmore. He stayed for 11 months in Aran, living alone in a tiny house. Based on a journal and his letters home, Andrew McNeillie writes about his time in Aran, and island life.