The Big Walks of Great Britain
|Author||: David Bathurst|
|Publisher||: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW|
|Total Pages||: 448|
|Rating||: 4/5 (27 Downloads)|
Download or read book The Big Walks of Great Britain written by David Bathurst and published by Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW. This book was released on 2006-03-05 with total page 448 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From the South Downs Way to Offa’s Dyke, from the Thames Path to the Norfolk Coast Path, from Pembrokeshire to the West Highlands, there are big walks here to keep you rambling all year round. And what better way to discover the landscapes of Great Britain, from green and gentle dales to majestic mountains and rugged cliffs? An indefatigable walker, David Bathurst has unlaced his boots to produce this invaluable companion to the fifteen best-loved long-distance footpaths of Great Britain. His appreciation of the beauty and history of the British countryside and his light-hearted style will appeal to novice and experienced walkers alike. This comprehensive guide to the best big walks offers detailed descriptions of the trails and a wealth of geographical, historical and practical information, including route maps and places of interest along the way.