The world is calling. Time to answer. The world's wonders, continent by continent: A trek through Morocco's Atlas Mountains. Sri Lanka's Hill Country. A sunrise balloon safari over the Masai Mara. Canyon de Chelly. The sacred festivals of Bhutan. The Amalfi Coast. Sailing the Mekong River. In al..
Unless you've been living under a rock for the past decade, you've most certainly heard of Patricia Schultz's groundbreaking 1,000 Places to See Before You Die - the ultimate travel bible. Originally published in 2003 after Schultz spent eight years researching and writing the tome, one of the most ..
Gourmets with an appetite for good food in gorgeous settings will find their taste buds tingling in anticipation as they flick through the pages of this book. The eateries listed here come from around the world and range from beloved, local institutions-favorite spots for family celebrations-to eleg..
Why are half of the bars in Barcelona called "Frankfurt"? Why is chocolate booming there? Why do the people of Barcelona never write their names on their doorbells? Why are brothels/transient hotels booming in Barcelona? Where can you find the most unusual souvenirs? What happens at nig..
In Berlin, the city divided after World War II, everybody knows about the Brandenburg Gate, Hitler's bunker, Kennedy's speech, red and green beer, splendidly broad boulevards, and numerous lakes. But this metropolis, once again the capital of Germany, encompasses many clandestine niches characterist..
Michelangelo's David, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the smooth cypress hills - these are among the celebrated must-see sights of Tuscany. Yet the cultural landscape of Florence and the surrounding countryside is an inexhaustible trove of visual and historical gems if you know where to look, that is. Wh..
Almost everybody knows Big Ben, the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, and the Tower Bridge. But the secret London which shapes the flair of the capital of the British Empire more than anything else is getting harder and harder to find. This guide elucidates unknown aspects of well-known places, but..
Twenty million tourists are drawn to Rome every year. They admire the Colosseum and St. Peter"s Cathedral, sit down on the Spanish Staircase, and stroll along the Campo de Fiori. But the Eternal City has much more to offer: secrets, clandestine spots, stories sunk into oblivion. Why, for example, i..
Some people think London is a metropolis that is constantly reinventing itself - but in reality, it's a whole planet in itself. Right under its surface, and nonetheless well-hidden, the true heart of London is beating: individual little shops offering everything special - from cuff links and vests t..
For locals and travelers looking for great places to eat, MICHELIN Guide Chicago 2017 is the definitive source with carefully researched, objective recommendations to approximately 300 delectable restaurants covering 40 different cuisines. Anonymous experienced inspectors use the renowned Michelin f..
Michelin Guides are easy to use, full of insider tips, historical detail and fun ideas for the whole family. Add in our selection of the best addresses for every budget and taste, along with Michelin's legendary mapping and you have the recipe for a great family holiday in 60 destinations around the..
Indulge your wanderlust. The 1,000 Places to See Before You Die Engagement Calendaris a weekly diary that celebrates the world's most beautiful, most culturally rich, most distinctive destinations and attractions, spotlighted in 89 full-color photographs and evocative text by Patricia Schultz. A st..