Completely updated every year (unlike most of the competition),
Frommer's England 2011 features gorgeous color maps, a
detachable foldout map of London, and details on all of the
country's top cities, villages, gardens, countryside
destinations, and more.
Frommer's England 2011 details the best overall travel
experiences, from pub crawls to antique shopping to theater-going;
the best of literary England (Stratford-upon-Avon, Jane Austen
country, and more); the best ancient and Roman sites, including
Roman baths and "Hadrian's Wall"; the best museums
and galleries, from the Tate Modern to the National Museum of
Wales; and the best hotels and restaurants in all price categories.
You'll also find over 130 pages devoted to the best of London,
including the best nearby driving tours and day trips by
It's all done with the trademark Frommer's attention to
style, accuracy, and detail, including updated addresses and exact
prices. Read an in-depth guide to England's art and
architecture, and get the latest trip-planning advice on everything
from bargain airfares to rail passes.
Darwin Porter has produced numerous travel guides to Italy. Porter, a former bureau chief of The Miami Herald, is also a Hollywood biographer.
List of Maps. 1 THE BEST OF ENGLAND & WALES. 2 ENGLAND & WALES IN DEPTH. 3 PLANNING YOUR TRIP TO ENGLAND & WALES. 4 SUGGESTED ENGLAND ITINERARIES. 5 SETTLING INTO LONDON. 6 EXPLORING LONDON. 7 THE THAMES VALLEY: ROYAL WINDSOR & REGAL OXFORD. 8 KENT, SURREY & SUSSEX: THE GARDEN OF ENGLAND. 9 HAMPSHIRE & DORSET: AUSTEN & HARDY COUNTRY. 10 WILTSHIRE & SOMERSET: REGAL BATH & MYSTERIOUS STONEHENGE. 11 DEVON: RED CLIFFS, MOORS & PLYMOUTH PILGRIMS. 12 CORNWALL: THE ANCIENT DUCHY. 13 THE COTSWOLDS: HONEY STONE & "WOOL CHURCHES". 14 SHAKESPEARE COUNTRY & THE HEART OF ENGLAND. 15 CAMBRIDGE & EAST ANGLIA: FENS & THE NORFOLK "BROADS". 16 THE EAST MIDLANDS: PRINCESS DI & ROBIN HOOD. 17 THE NORTHWEST: MANCHESTER, LIVERPOOL & CHESTER. 18 THE LAKE DISTRICT: HOME OF THE POETS. 19 YORKSHIRE & NORTHUMBRIA: BRONTE, MOORS & DALES. 20 CARDIFF & SOUTH WALES: DYLAN THOMAS COUNTRY. 21 NORTH WALES: THE PEAKS OF SNOWDONIA. 22 FAST FACTS. 23 THE WELSH LANGUAGE. Index.