Books do furnish a room — and they do well under a holiday tree, too! These luscious books cover everything to satisfy those who love to travel — parks, food, art, culture. And, for those who prefer to stay home, one offers a peek into places that exist only in our minds. City Parks: Public […]
Still have a few spots to fill on your gift list? TCT’s editors choose some of their favorite new travel books.
With the mega best-seller Eat Pray Love hitting the big screen, The City Traveler asked its correspondents to share their memories of exploring the countries that forever changed the life of author Elizabeth Gilbert. Here are snippets from their journeys to Italy (“Eat”), India (“Pray”) and Indonesia (“Love”). Photographer Donna Connor also shares her evocative […]
If you’ve still got names to check off your holiday shopping list, here are some great ideas for travel titles and coffee table books to suit a wide range of interests.
In his new book, Bicycle Diaries, David Byrne, formerly of the Talking Heads, takes us on a ride around the world, from Manhattan to Istanbul. But don’t expect a run-of-the-mill travelogue from a guy who has been known to perform in a tutu.
Whether you feast your eyes before you leave or indulge in reminiscences after you come back, this isn’t so much a guidebook as the ultimate bedside companion for the armchair traveler. Go ahead — lie back and think of England.
Lovers of the City of Light will lap up the gorgeous photos in Paris Secrets: Architecture, Interiors, Quartiers, Corners — even if the book’s generic copy sets their teeth on edge. Author (and photographer) Janelle McCulloch has an obvious love tor Paris, and she has extensive experience writing about interiors and architecture for a variety […]