Frommer"s Switzerland (Frommer"s Complete) by Darwin Porter

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About Frommer's: There’s a reason Frommer’s has been the most trusted name in travel for more than 60 years. Arthur Frommer created the best-selling guide series in to help American servicemen fulfill their dreams of travel in Europe, and since then, we have published thousands of titles, become a household name, and helped millions upon millions of people realize their own dreams of seeing our.

Porter has also written separate guides over the years to both Zurich and Geneva. They have also written other Frommer’s guides to Europe, including Germany, Italy, Spain, and Austria, plus city and regional guides to Frankfurt, Munich, and the Bavarian Alps, Vienna and the Danube, and Berlin/5(11).

Switzerland may not be a large country—it’s about the size of Vermont and New Hampshire combined—but within its jagged borders are over 1, lakes, 62,km (38, miles) of hiking trails, nearly 5, cable cars and mountain lifts, climates ranging from Mediterranean sun to Arctic permafrost, and a multitude of fascinating cultures with four languages spoken between them.

InFrommer created a civilian version called Europe on 5 Dollars a Day, which became an overnight best seller. He subsequently published guidebooks covering all parts of the globe. Frommer licensed his travel guide book business to Simon & Schuster in /5(6).

It’s written by experts who are all based in or near Switzerland, who have spent months roaming the country to find the Switzerland very few outsiders get to see.

This book contains: Full color photos throughout and color maps, including a handy pull out map5/5(5). Arthur Frommer's Europe The plus pages of this four-color book mark a milestone in Frommers Switzerland book travel writing.

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