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Guidebook

 

a short reference work on a country or a city, mainly intended for tourists and containing information on local sights, cultural institutions, transportation, and hotels. Baedekers are guidebooks on different countries and are widely known. Guidebooks that are devoted to individual cultural institutions (for instance, museums and large libraries) and to historical and artistic complexes provide information on their history, structure, and collections.

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Tom Alyea, is an avid walker, hiker and author of numerous books, guidebooks, and journals.
The Ministry of Interior is keen to see this guidebook become a clear reference for the required action to be adopted by people in charge of collecting evidence from the above-mentioned categories.
American travelers are more likely than their British counterparts to say the websites and guidebooks they use are 'vital' or 'very useful' in travel planning.
Negrotti, who lives in London, traveled in Jordan without a guidebook earlier this summer, she says.
Michelin fused tourism, regionalism, and gastronomy during the interwar period by reinventing its Red Guides and launching regional guidebooks.
Philips also published and sold the first series of eco-tourism guidebooks on Brazil's national parks.
The first four guidebooks feature Chepstow Castle, Tintern Abbey, Kidwelly Castle and Harlech Castle.
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The Security Guidebook covers all aspects of security, from evaluating in-house versus contract security, to working with police, fire departments and the media, to liability and insurance issues.
Now consumers can access a barrage of information, from guidebooks to Internet Web sites.
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