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2 edition of China guidebook found in the catalog.

China guidebook

Fredric M. Kaplan

China guidebook

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Published by Eurasia Press in Teaneck, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementFredric M. Kaplan.
The Physical Object
Pagination732p. :
Number of Pages732
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21607823M

GB Pricing 1. Thankfully they now have an ebook option that is much lighter and allows you to only purchase the sections of the book where you will be traveling. Digital world[ edit ] With the emergence of digital technology, many publishers turned to electronic distribution, either in addition to or instead of print publication. Use shower curtains in a hotel Keep quiet when waiting to board a plane Keep mobile phones turned off until the aircraft has come to a complete stop Be punctual if taking part in a tour group Arrive at a banquet hall 15 minutes early and adhere to a formal dress code Source: Guidelines on Civilised Travel Abroad, released by China National Tourism Administration A year-old tourist visiting Hong Kong from central Anhui province complained that the guidelines were too many and too specific. The periegesis, or "progress around" was an established literary genre during the Hellenistic age.

Jessie Voigts www. I congratulate [the editors] with this research and the outcome presented in this book. It will be prepared right now - with fresh up to date information! The visual appeal of this book sets it apart from all the others, with detailed maps, beautiful pictures and 3D illustrations to help you fully appreciate the major landmarks. The information in the Gorilla China Business Guide is far too specific to a business trip. The bigger text almost confirms that this was published with the more mature traveler in mind.

No dedicated subway maps for Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong, although the subway stations are indicated on the map. An early account is that of the pilgrim Egeriawho visited the Holy Land in the 4th century CE and left a detailed itinerary. If you have the extra space and the desire to lug around a couple extra pounds, The Rough Guide to China provides one of the most detailed views of China, which even includes pictures of the different dishes you might want to order. This can take the form of downloadable documents for reading on a portable computer or hand held device such a PDA or iPodor online information accessible via a web site. Bonus Features: The purchase of this guide includes free bonus features you won't find anywhere else including downloadable maps, exclusive discount codes and more! The visual appeal of this book sets it apart from all the others, with detailed maps, beautiful pictures and 3D illustrations to help you fully appreciate the major landmarks.


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China guidebook book

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The Rough Guide is another one that has been made into a helpful ebook travel versionso this is one way to avoid the extra weight. Also if you need to rent an apartment or do something like that, The Beijinger is awesome for all that cool stuff. I like that they also publish an ebook version of their China guide which could cut down on the added packing weight.

The basic unit is the yuan also known as "kuai" ,which is used to express all quantities including prices in shops etc. Most national governments also run travel advisory websites through their State or Foreign Affairs Departments.

Please try again. Thankfully, you can still get an ebook version of their Top 10 Beijing and Top 10 Hong Kong guide books. I congratulate [the editors] with this research and the outcome presented in this book. Jessie Voigts www. Top Features: China-specific industry tips and insight Maps of the key business districts Details on China business etiquette What it Lacks: Not meant for the casual traveler Already a couple years old, which for China business is a long time Summary: Those who will be coming over for a short week business stay or even a year or two long stay on company business, however, might find this useful.

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If you need another format than is available for download eg. Pros: Beautiful maps, including country maps, city maps and subway maps. Where previously a few gambling dens dotted the former Portuguese colony, now agglomerate the largest casino-hotels on earth.

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Where previously a few gambling dens dotted the former Portuguese colony, now agglomerate the largest casino-hotels on earth.