- Used Books
- Staff Picks
- Gifts & Gift Cards
- Sell Books
- Stores & Events
- Let's Talk Books
Special Offers see all
More at Powell's
Recently Viewed clear list
Other titles in the Adventure series:
China: Adventure Mapsby Ng Ad00003007
Synopses & Reviews
• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Travel Map
National Geographic's <b>China AdventureMap</b>is designed to meet the unique needs of adventure travelers with its durability and detailed, accurate information. The map includes the locations of thousands of cities and towns with a user-friendly index, plus a clearly marked road network complete with distances and designations for major highways, main roads, plus tracks and trails for those seeking to explore more remote regions.
This map differs from a traditional road map because it includes hundreds of points of interest that highlight the diverse and unique recreational, ecological, cultural and historic destinations within the country. Our adventure maps are the perfect companion to a guidebook, yet far easier to pack!
The China AdventureMap is printed in the United States on a durable synthetic paper, making it waterproof, tear-resistant and tough capable of withstanding the rigors of international travel. The map is two-sided and can be folded to a packable size of (4.25 x 9.25 ); unfolded size is (26 x 38 ).
Net proceeds from the sale of this map go to support the nonprofit mission of the National Geographic Society.
The front side of the map contains the western side of the country from it's borders with India, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan north to Russia and Kazakhstan. The reverse contains eastern China as well as the Korean peninsula and Taiwan.
<u>Key Features:</u> <li>Waterproof and tear-resistant <li>Detailed topography with clearly labeled natural features <li>Hundreds of points of interest, including the location of protected sites, parks and nature reserves, protected lands, archeological sites, wildlife parks and more <li>Thousands of place names with a detailed index <li>Important travel aids including airports, lighthouses, ferry routes and rail lines <li>Latitude/Longitude and UTM grids along with a compass rose and scale bars for accurate navigation with compass or GPS
Copyright 2011 Map Scale 1:4,375,000 NG Map #: 3007
About the Author
Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the first division of the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Maps has been responsible for illustrating the world around us through the art and science of mapmaking.Today, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world's best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world. All proceeds from the sale of National Geographic maps go to support the Society's non-profit mission to increase global understanding and promote conservation of our planet through exploration, research, and education.
What Our Readers Are Saying
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Lore and Survival
Travel » Asia » China
Travel » Asia » General
Travel » General
Travel » Maps » Asia
Travel » Maps » Europe » General
Travel » Maps » Maps and Road Atlases