Synopses & Reviews
Packed with color photographs, ideal places to stop and snack, and endearing information about the local area, this is the perfect guide for individuals and families alike who have the urge to ramble
The beautiful Cotswolds, with its rolling hills and pretty little villages, is perfect walking country. This guide, produced in cooperation with the Ramblers and featuring Ordnance Survey mapping, is the perfect way to appreciate the gentle beauty of this area. The compact guide contains 20 easy to follow walks, all of which are five miles or less and can be completed in three hours or lessideal for an afternoon stroll in the country. Each walk has a detailed map with the route clearly marked, plus a detailed description of the route. The walks have been chosen with issues like parking and refreshments in mind to make life easy for families. There are interesting facts about attractions along the route, and the book includes general information on walking and also on the area covered by the guidemaking the perfect all-around guide to walking in this quaint and beautiful countryside.
About the Author
Chris Townsend is the former editor of an outdoor leisure magazine. He now works as a freelance writer and walking tour guide. He is the author of a wide variety of walking guidebooks, including The Backpacker's Handbook, The Backpacker's Pocket Guide, Crossing Arizona, A Guide to Hillwalking, and The Munros and Tops.