• Portugal. $24.99 (9781786576750).
• Vietnam. $24.99 (9781786579379).
Synonymous with no-nonsense advice for the avid, practical
traveler, Lonely Planet guides are library must-haves. ;e Best
Trips series titles include dozens of road trips for those yearning
to hit foreign highways; Discover Guides are deep-diving, full-color country guides.
National Geographic Guides (National Geographic)
• Costa Rica. $22.99 (9781426218286).
• Cuba. $22.99 (9781426217692).
• New York City. $22.99 (9781426218415).
• South Africa. $25.99 (9781426217715).
• Venice. $14.99 (9781426217760).
• Washington, D.C. $14.99 (9781426217753).
Expertly written and famous for their spectacular photographs,
National Geographic guides are diverting and informative for all
kinds of travelers.
Sasquatch Guides (dist. by Penguin Random House)
• Portland Family Adventures. $19.95 (9781632170996).
• Seattle Family Adventures. $19.95 (9781632170972).
• Take a Walk: Portland. $18.95 (9781632170880).
• Take a Walk: Seattle. $19.95 (9781632170903).
Seattle-based publisher Sasquatch’s guides—which are full of
maps; photos; and handy, at-a-glance lists—present a fun, ac-
tive, family-friendly take on these popular destinations in the
;e Streets of Paris: A Guide to the City of Light Following
in the Footsteps of Famous Parisians through History. By Susan
Cahill. St. Martin’s, $19.99 (9781250074324).
Divided ;rst into general Paris regions and then into more spe-
ci;c neighborhoods, Cahill’s narrative explorations of the places
beloved by Edith Piaf, Francois Tru;aut, and many others can be
followed by Paris visitors and armchair travelers alike.
Ultimate Journeys for Two: Extraordinary Destinations on
Every Continent. By Mike Howard and Anne Howard. National
Geographic, $26.99 (9781426218392).
;e married authors, who blog about their ;ve-year-long (and
counting) honeymoon at Honey Trek, share their best of the best
from all seven continents, with gorgeous, full-color photos.
Vacation on Location, Midwest: Explore the Sites Where Your
Favorite Movies Were Filmed. By Joey Green. Chicago Review,
For those who want to spend time in a movie long after the
credits roll, Green presents a detailed guide to the Chicago of
;e Untouchables and ;e Blues Brothers, Gone Girl’s Missouri,
and many more ;lm-location pairs in the Midwest, complete
with maps, photos, and addresses of these iconic locations.
Where Stylists Shop: ;e Fashion Insider’s Ultimate Guide. By
Beth Moore. Regan Arts, $24.95 (9781682450321).
Featuring photos and artsy, pared-down maps, fashion editor Moore’s guide to where stylists (aka those who would
know best) shop on six of the seven continents includes short
descriptions, addresses, and contact info for hundreds of must-visit shops on the planet.