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Insight Guides South India (Travel Guide eBook) - cover

Insight Guides South India (Travel Guide eBook)

Insight Guides

Publisher: Insight Guides

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South India is a land apart, at once the cradle of ancient Dravidian civilisations and a powerhouse of the new India, with the high-tech rubbing shoulders with ancient temples, all against a tropical and varied backdrop. Be inspired to visit by this major new edition of Insight Guide South India, a comprehensive full-colour guide to Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. 
Inside Insight Guide India:A thoroughly overhauled new edition by our South India expert author.Stunning photography brings this lush region and its people to life. Highlights of the region's top attractions, including Kerala's backwaters, the Gallic flavours of Puducherry and the unearthly landscape of Hampi.Descriptive region-by-region accounts cover the whole region from the bustling high-tech cities of Bengaluru and Hyderabad to Gokarna's beaches and the Malabar Coast.Detailed, high-quality maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information for planning a memorable trip. 
About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure. 
'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine

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