Lonely Planet is offering free copies of its Dublin travel guide for Kindle or iOS in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.
This is a an electronic version of the complete 256 page book, published in October 2013.
The regular price of the digital version of Lonely Planet Dublin is $22.99.
Lonely Planet Dublin, is a comprehensive travel guide, for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.
Here’s the description from the publisher:
- Full-colour maps and images throughout
- Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
- Insider tips save you time and money, and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
- Essential info at your fingertips – including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
- Honest reviews for all budgets – including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
- Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience – including history, literature, music and architecture.
- Useful features – including Walking Tours, Day Trips and For Free
- Coverage of Grafton Street, Temple Bar, Merrion Square, the Northside, Kilmainhaim and the Liberties, and more
- Zoom-in maps and images
- Downloadable PDF and offline maps let you stay offline to avoid roaming and data charges
- Easily navigate between maps and reviews
- Search capabilities
- Use bookmarks to help you flag key pages
- Visit websites via embedded links
- Add notes with the tap of a finger
Since the book is free, you have nothing to lose by downloading it.
Flights from North America to Dublin often provide an economical gateway to Europe. Even if you don’t have a trip in mind now, you never know when a travel guide like this might come in handy!