Color and b&w historical and contemporary photos and maps are included on every page for the armchair traveler
. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
As informative as it is inherently fascinating, "Cruising the Latin Tapestry" is very highly recommended for armchair traveler
reading lists and community library collections.
embraces virtual travel from the easy chair through a myriad of special 3-D effects, including the stereoscope and stereographs, as well as View-Masters with their accompanying reels.
His publishing house in Seattle, Chin Music Press, has just published its first book, Kuhaku & Other Accounts from Japan, a collection of essays by Japanese and Western writers that takes the armchair traveler
past the temples and tourist sites and into the mind of Japan.
Ross's well-informed text vividly to life and spark wanderlust in the armchair traveler
who longs for firsthand contact with a part of the world, which--to many Europeans, Americans and Asians may still not be as well known as it deserves to be.
On the other hand, it was a unique journey through one of the least-described areas on Earth, one that will be relished by the armchair traveler
. For school and public adult collections.
Among the activities are dance moves divided into decades, ancient fashions, cake decorating basics,recycling challenge, interview skills, forensic fun, phone photography or movie contest, an hour of code, and armchair traveler
GREAT ESCAPES packs in discussions and oversized color photos of over seventy getaways around the world for all seasons, and is a fine coffee table addition or armchair traveler
's guide for any travel collection.
In late December your energy explodes, so you finally lose the excuses and become something other than an armchair traveler
. Arrangements for foreign trips might be daunting, but traveling with a group will ease the burden.
Chapters offer different focuses on atmosphere and rate countries by different approach, so there's plenty of variety and much to love, whether you're an armchair traveler
or, more likely, a destination-oriented reader looking for tips on where to go.
Synopsis: Within the pages of this second volume of "Forbidden Places", the armchair traveler
can visit the inside of the legendary Battersea Power Station in London, a sublime abandoned villa in Tuscany, forgotten thermal baths in Spain, a deserted workers' village from the Italian cotton industry, a dilapidated hospital in New York City, an amusement park shut down in Bali, Antwerp's spectacular stock exchange, rusting helicopters in Belgium, and more, all through the captioned photography of Sylvain Margaine.
Though there is a brief introduction and a few snippets of text, by and large the pictures speak for themselves in this armchair traveler
This is a book for the armchair traveler
who needs a reason not to go to China.
This audiobook format is ideal for the 'armchair traveler
' and a simply wonderful 'hands free' guide for on-site visitors as the narration covers details far beyond the 'highlights only' superficiality of many ordinary guidebooks.
It's difficult to know where best to review SPOKEN HERE: TRAVELS AMONG THREATENED LANGUAGES: as a travelogue it holds much to attract leisure armchair traveler
audiences; as a linguistics coverage it invites the attention of college-level English majors.