In the defense of ‘Travel Guides’… | Offbeat Eats
It wasn’t that long ago that a cornerstone of having the exotic travel experience was the act of heading off to the travel bookstore and picking up a travel guide, and using that as, well, a guide to your travel. Selecting an itinerary, figuring out the sights, finding hotels and meals… The arrival of the internet didn’t change it much, at first. Indeed, it was mostly positive (some guides, like Lonely Planet, really started coming into their own in the internet age, and Amazon certainly…
Europe at Your Convenience | The Longitude Blog
Europe at Your Convenience | The Longitude Blog. Only In' Guides author and publisher Duncan JD Smith extols the virtues of Europe's more unusual public conveniences in a Blog post for Longitude Books in Minneapolis. Find out more at www.onlyinguides.com
Only In Guides
The 'Only In' Guides are now also available in the US at Longitude Books, providing recommended reading to travelers. The Longitude newsletter is well worth subscribing to and they offer a fascinating travel Blog, too.