Hear the gun salute at Edinburgh Castle, experience the history of the Royal Mile, take in the views from Calton Hill or Arthur's Seat, and enjoy a whisky with new-found Scots friends with Great Breaks Edinburgh - the perfect guide to finding your way around this beautiful city that is bristling with history yet full of life. Twelve easy-to-follow tours in and around the city are presented with full-color photography, clear maps and suggestions for places to eat en route. Key aspects of the city's rich history and cultural life are covered throughout to help you immerse yourself in the Scottish capital. Travel tips help you find unique places to stay and offer practical advice for getting there and traveling around.
Since 1970, "Insight Guides" has provided a unique perspective on the world's best travel destinations by using specially commissioned photography and illuminating text written by local authors. Whether you're planning a city break, a walking tour or the journey of a lifetime, our superb range of guidebooks will inspire you to discover more about your chosen destination.
Insight into the world: Topics that inspire students to think. Stimulating topics and information rich texts inspire discussion; Culture texts in every unit and related DVD material; Literature insight introduces students to classic English literature. Insight into learning: Strategies that develop lifelong learning. Strategy boxes improve key skills; Writing guides foster good writing habits; Progress checks encourage students to reflect on their learning. Insight into language: A syllabus that challenges students to go deeper. Vocabulary insight sections give students a deeper understanding of language; Vocabulary insight pages develop dictionary and thesaurus skills; The dictionary-style wordlist gives more information about core vocabulary.
This revised edition of Residential Construction and Kitchen & Bath Systems combines the thorough guides to typical North American building systems for homes for the kitchen and bath industry into one comprehensive, expanded volume, completely updated and revised throughout. Learning to «read a house» is an essential skill for anyone in the kitchen and bath field. This book provides clear, concise explanations of the home's structural systems and components, including the inner workings of the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.