9788836541362

The Marche (Heritage Guides)

ISBN 10: 8836541364
ISBN 13: 9788836541362
Publisher: Touring Club of Italy
Publication Date: 2007
Binding: Softcover
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Synopsis:
This comprehensive guide surveys the entire region, from the modern urban hub of Ancona to the beautiful Renaissance court city of Urbino to Pesaro and other coastal resort towns. Detailed information is provided for more than 100 historic cities, villages, national parks, and natural sites. The guide showcases the region’s many artistic treasures, including the Sanctuary of Loreto and the stunning Frasassi Caves, as well as its numerous cultural activities, from theater to the opera. Three thematic itineraries, 32 maps and plans, and 15 walking and driving tours allow travelers to discover the region at their own pace. Essential information on galleries, museums, archeological sites, hotels, restaurants, and shopping is also included.