Description : Describing thirty-six breathtaking drives in the American Southwest, a handy combination of road atlas and travel guide encompasses helpful maps, logs, and lodging and dining information. Original.
Description : These portable guides are tailor-made for city sightseeing and packed with information. They still offer Frommer's traditional emphasis on accurate, comprehensive, detailed coverage, but look for these new features: -- Stunning new covers -- Free full-color fold-out maps in our best-selling titles -- An attractive, easy-to-use two-color design -- More maps than ever before, all keyed to the text -- Four-color maps on the interior front and back covers -- "Best Bets" in each hotel and dining chapter to help travelers find the perfect spot for any taste or occasion -- Fun essays, boxes, and sidebars that bring each city. to life -- Icons highlighting top spots and best buys. -- Detailed descriptions of sights and establishments include information on prices, credit cards, open hours, and public transportation. In-depth coverage and up-to-the-minute research makes Frommer's the independent traveler's top choice. Discovering Southwestern style and cuisine, skiing Taos, shopping for regional crafts and fine art, an exploring the pueblos and historic sights -- they're all a snap with Frommer's accurate, up-to-date guide.
Description : "New Mexico is an amazing mosaic, " says Sarah Bennett, veteran mountain biker and author of "The Mountain Biker's Guide to New Mexico" and "The Mountain Biker's Guide to Arizona." "Each of the Indian, Spanish, and Anglo cultures has a long history in this state, and the human mix is as fascinating as the contrasts between its mountains and deserts." From desert rides in the Rio Grande and Pecos river valleys to the high mountain trails of the Rocky Mountains, this book guides you to the "classic" fat-tire biking trails. Mountain bikers of all abilities will enjoy the assortment of rides--varying in length and difficulty and appealing to a variety of moods, skill, and fitness levels. Detailed route descriptions, maps, and listings of mountain bike shops in each area will guide you to the best trails around.