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Great Escapes: Enjoy the World at Your Leisure

Staff Review: Great Escapes: Enjoy the World at Your Leisure

"Great Escapes: Enjoy the World at Your Leisure" by Lonely Planet

Cover: 'Great Escapes: Enjoy the World at Your Leisure'

★★★★★

GREAT ESCAPES transports readers around the globe to over 70 travel destinations and then offers up 'Essential Experiences' lists of things to do once you arrive. Would-be travelers are treated to exotic sites in Spain, Africa, China, Bhutan, the U.K., Canada, Colombia and other locales. Each destination is highlighted in a three-four page essay featuring lots of gorgeous, full-color photographs along with maps, further readings and so on. Armchair travelers will be delighted and intrigued by Luke Waterson's wondrous travel guide. 
 

Audience: Adults | Genre: Nonfiction, Travel, Photography