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Fodor's Northern California

By Fodor's Travel Guides

  • Release Date: 2019-12-10
  • Genre: United States


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Whether you want to camp in Yosemite National Park, go wine tasting in Napa, or see live music in San Francisco, the local Fodor’s travel experts in Northern California are here to help! Fodor’s Northern California guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify your trip-planning process and make the most of your time.
This new edition has been FULLY-REDESIGNED with an easy-to-read layout, fresh information, and beautiful color photos.

● AN ILLUSTRATED ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE to the top things to see and do
● PHOTO-FILLED “BEST OF” FEATURES on The Best Wineries in Napa, the Best Views in San Francisco, and the Best Road Trips in Northern California

● COLOR PHOTOS throughout to spark your wanderlust!

● UP-TO-DATE and HONEST RECOMMENDATIONS for the best sights, restaurants, hotels, nightlife, shopping, performing arts, activities, side-trips, and more
GET PLANNING ● MULTIPLE ITINERARIES to effectively organize your days and maximize your time
● SPECIAL FEATURES on how to eat like a local, and how to tour Napa’s wineries

● COVERS: San Francisco, Napa and Sonoma, Yosemite National Park, Lake Tahoe, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, Redwood National Park, Monterey Bay, Mendocino, and more
● TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS AND PRACTICAL TIPS on when to go, getting around, beating the crowds, and saving time and money

● HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL INSIGHTS providing rich context on the art, architecture, cuisine, music, and more

● LOCAL WRITERS to help you find the under-the-radar gems

Planning on visiting Southern California? Check out Fodor’s Southern California or Fodor's Los Angeles.

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IMPORTANT NOTE: The digital edition of this guide does not contain all the images or the pull out map included in the physical edition.