LIFE ON A ROCK

Kate lived on Highborne Cay, Exuma in the Bahamas, for five years. Most people think it would be a vacation paradise to live and work on a small island, away from the stress and confusion of everyday life. This book will tell otherwise. It is the true story of a woman who learned about courage, …

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the Everyday Tourist: Vol. 1 – Southeast, United States

Do you love to travel? A trip to Africa, Asia or Europe is fabulous, but why wait once a year (or once in a lifetime) to enjoy a great vacation? The Everyday Tourist is a travel series that highlights some amazing places in the United States. Unlike a travel guide which gives a short description …

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Shodo: The Quiet Art of Japanese Zen Calligraphy

In this beautiful and extraordinary book, Shozo Sato, an internationally recognized master of traditional Zen arts, teaches the Japanese art of calligraphy through the power and wisdom of Zen poetry. Single-line Zen Buddhist koan aphorisms or zengo are one of the most common subjects for the traditional Japanese brush calligraphy known as shodo. Regarded as …

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Southwest France & the Spanish Pyrenees (Travel Adventures)

Carcassonne, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Barcelona & the Basque Country The medieval fortified town of Carcassonne alone is one of the most visited cities in France. There are ski resorts and spas throughout this area, as well as innumerable historic sites and monuments. Coverage extends from Languedoc-Rouissillon and Aquitaine in France to Spanish Catelonia, Aragon and Navarre. …

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Lonely Planet Iceland (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Iceland is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Splash around in the Blue Lagoon’s geothermal water, catch a glimpse of the celestial Northern Lights, or take a boat …

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SCOTLAND: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland

Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of Scotland? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the …

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Lonely Planet Croatia (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Croatia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Marvel at the turquoise lakes and waterfalls in Plitvice Lakes National Park, see Dubrovnik from its city walls or explore the dreamy interior …

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Lonely Planet Central Asia (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Central Asia is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sample lamb kebabs and nan bread from roadside grills, hike through the spectacular canyons of the Kyrgyz Alatau Range, …

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Fodor’s Big Island of Hawaii (Full-color Travel Guide)

Plan the perfect getaway with Fodor’s Big Island of Hawaii—a fully updated Gold Guide featuring tips for all types of travelers, from families to honeymooners. NEW THIS EDITION: Brand new hotel, restaurant, shop, spa, and bar reviews provide fresh tips for staying and playing. ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Learn all about visiting volcanoes with our Hawaii Volcanoes …

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The California Directory of Fine Wineries: Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino

The essential guide to both glamorous estates and intimate, family-owned vineyards, The California Directory of Fine Wineries is an indispensible travel companion to the Golden State’s world-renowned wine country. Scenic back roads meander past Napa’s elegant tasting rooms, through Sonoma’s premier wineries, and into laid-back Mendocino, where the winemakers themselves will pour visitors a glass …

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