Unforgettable Walks to Take Before you Die is the fifth title in the exciting series of books that will help you search out essential sights and experiences around the world.
Photographers and writers Steve Watkins and Clare Jones draw on their years of international travel experience in selecting thirty of the world's most inspiring, spectacular and beautiful walks, each of which can be done withing the space of two-week break.
Their choices include a wide range of locations, from urban walking tours along Boston's Freedom Trail and the stunning templates of Kyoto, to the open countryside of the Yellowstone National Park in the USA and Peru's Inca Trail. There are leisurely januts, such as Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater property and a stroll around the picturesque canals of Amsterdam, as well as a few demanding walks, such as the Alphine Tour du Mont Blanc and China's Tiger Leaping Gorge trek, for those who like a challenge.
Richly illustrated throughout with specially commissioned photographs. 'Unforgettable Walks to Take Before you Die' is aimed at anyone looking for ideas for an inspirational trip of a lifetime.
Steve Watkins is a professional travel photographer and author. His images and articles have featured in many magazines, newspapers and books, including Wanderlust, Geographical, the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Telegraph, the Daily Mail and various AA guidebooks. He contributes tot he Wexas Traveller's Handbook, writes a photography column for Traveller magazine and tutuors on workshops for Traveller's Tales. His assignments have taken him tom ore than sixty countries and to every continent. HIs photography has featured in several exhibitions, including one at London's Barbican Gallery.
Clare Jones is a professional travel writer and photographer who has spent many years covering adventure activities across the globe. She is also sponsored by Salomon in support of their 'Women Will' campaign. Her work has featured in a variety of publications, including the Sunday Telegraph, USA Today, the Scotsman, the Herald, Traveller, Geographical and Global and she co-authored the flagship AA Key Guide to Spain and Extreme Places of the World. Clare is also an assistant TV producer and has worked on several BBC documentaries.