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The Not-Quite States of America: Dispatches from the Territories and Other Far-Flung Outposts of the USA

Doug Mack · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 306
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening journey to the most overlooked parts of America.

Everyone knows that America is 50 states and ... some other stuff. Scattered shards in the Pacific and the Caribbean, the not-quite states -- American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S....

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100 Things to Do in Cincinnati Before You Die

Rick Pender · Reedy Pr
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Cincinnati has been an important, intriguing city since its founding in 1788. One of America's largest metropolises in the 19th century, it was known as the Gateway to the West. To reach to the American frontier, most travelers ferried down the Ohio River. In Cincinnati they enjoyed a refined...
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Fodor's Essential Costa Rica 2019

Fodor's Travel Publications · Fodor's Travel
Pages: 528
Format: Paperback

Written by locals, Fodor's Costa Rica 2019 is the perfect guidebook for those looking for insider tips to make the most out their visit. Complete with detailed maps and concise descriptions, this Costa Rica travel guide will help you plan your trip with ease. Join Fodor's in exploring...

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Top 10 Cancun and the Yucatan

DK Travel · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Cancun and the Yucatán, packed with insider tips and ideas, color maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map--all designed to help you see the very best of Cancun and the Yucatán.

Enjoy diving at the island of Cozumel, relax on the stunning...

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Fodor's Essential New Zealand

Fodor's Travel Publications · Fodor's Travel
Pages: 640
Format: Paperback

Ready to experience New Zealand? The experts at Fodor's are here to help. Fodor's Essential New Zealand travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of New Zealand, and exclusive tips from locals. Whether you want to explore Auckland,...
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The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds

Caroline Van Hemert · Little, Brown Spark
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Hope Jahren, Helen MacDonald, and Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's journey from Washington State to high above the Arctic Circle -- traveling across remote and rugged terrain solely by human power -- to rediscover birds, the natural world, and her own love...
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Japanese Picture Dictionary: Learn 1,500 Japanese Words and Phrases

Timothy G. Stout · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

If a picture is worth a thousand words, students of the Japanese language have everything they need in Tuttle's Japanese Picture Dictionary.

Deftly illustrating the use of more than 1,500 commonly used Japanese words and phrases, author Timothy Stout gives learners a clear,...
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On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey

Paul Theroux · Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Legendary travel writer Paul Theroux drives the entire length of the US-Mexico border, then goes deep into the hinterland, on the back roads of Chiapas and Oaxaca, to uncover the rich, layered world behind today's brutal headlines.

Paul Theroux has spent his life crisscrossing the globe...
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Japan

DK Travel · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

DK Eyewitness travel guides: award-winning guidebooks

Discover Japan with this essential travel guide, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you to this fascinating country before you've even packed your case - catch the buzz of futuristic Tokyo,...
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Fodor's Maine, Vermont, & New Hampshire: With the Best Fall Foliage Drives & Scenic Road Trips

Fodor's Travel Publications · Fodor's Travel
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Ready to experience Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire? The experts at Fodor's are here to help. Fodor's Maine, Vermont, & New Hampshire travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire, and exclusive...
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Secret Mexico City

Yair Lobo · Jonglez Publishing
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

The forgotten café where Fidel Castro and Che Guevara used to meet, a tribute to the city's ghosts, a mammoth in the metro, a cave transformed into a shrine, an underground parking lot with mosaics dating from 1930, a Baroque altarpiece made from papier mché, a village based on the principles...
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Top 10 Beijing

DK Travel · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Beijing, packed with insider tips and ideas, color maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map--all designed to help you see the very best of Beijing.Experience imperial splendor at the Forbidden City, admire the spectacular beauty of Lama Temple,...
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Top 10 Paris

DK Travel · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Newly revised, updated, and redesigned for 2016.True to its name, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Paris covers all the city's major sights and attractions in easy-to-use "top 10" lists that help you plan the vacation that's right for you.This newly updated pocket travel...
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One Kiss or Two?: The Art and Science of Saying Hello

ANDY SCOTT · The Overlook Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

You can order coffee in six languages, but how do you fare when it comes to the nebulous practice of greeting?

Do you aspire to be a citizen of the world? Do you want to avoid intercultural fumbling when meeting new people? In an increasingly global and connected world, our ways...

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Vacation on Location, Midwest: Explore the Sites Where Your Favorite Movies Were Filmed

JOEY GREEN · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

If you've ever wanted to step into your favorite movie, Vacation on Location, Midwest is the perfect guidebook. Author Joey Green gives readers detailed, chronological, scene-by-scene breakdowns with addresses and maps to visit sites in the Midwest where the most popular films of all time...
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