Authoritative and fully up-to-date, the "Rough Guide to Scandinavia" is the essential handbook to Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland. Covering both popular sights and less well-known destinations the 24-page, full-colour section and two additional 4-page, full-colour inserts introduce all of the regions highlights, from whale-watching in Norway and Denmark's vibrant nightlife to a husky safari through Lapland and Sweden's chilly Icehotel. The new author picks' section of all the regions finest hotels and restaurants, will help you decide on the best places to stay, eat and drink, to suit every budget. There is plenty of practical advice on exploring the Scandinavian countryside, from Finland's frosty wilderness to Norway's wild mountain range. The guide takes a detailed look at Scandinavian history and contemporary life and comes complete with maps and plans for the entire region.