This title immerses itself in the rich treasures of Rome; takes in the regions of Lazio, Abruzzo and Molise, exploring a chain of beautiful volcanic lakes, beaches, islands and refined hill towns; discovers ancient gardens and scales the high peaks of the Apennines; uncovers some spectacular artistic surprises, from a medieval encyclopaedia in gold mosaic to stone Renaissance monsters; and samples pasta with boar sauce and sups on local wine.It offers a dynamic new two-colour layout for easy navigation. It features a new magazine style, combining stunning photography, tailored itineraries and a personal take on the country. It offers clear, newly designed two-colour maps throughout for increased ease of use. The title offers the only guides with full-colour touring maps of the whole region. It offers extensive listings of hotels and restaurants - all personally recommended for a really local flavour, Top Don't Miss sights for each regional chapter, plus Author Choices of personal favourite places to stay and eat.
Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls are passionate about Europe and have written over 40 books for Cadogan, including many in the flagship Italy series. They have lived all over Europe, but are currently settled in an idyllic farmhouse surrounded by vineyards in the Lot Valley, France.