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Moon Florida Gulf Coast

Joshua Lawrence Kinser - Avalon Travel
Format: Print book

Long-time Florida resident Joshua Lawrence Kinser covers the best of the Gulf Coast, from the mangroves of Everglades National Park to the glass skyscrapers and lazy canals of Tampa. Kinser has plenty of fun, interesting trip strategies to offer, including Best Beaches, Camping on the Coast,...
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Frommer's EasyGuide to New York City 2014

Pauline Frommer - FrommerMedia; Pap/Map edition
Format: Paperback

Selling for a lower price than any similar guidebook, and deliberately limited to a short 256 pages, this EasyGuide is an exercise in creating easily-absorbed travel information. It emphasizes the authentic experiences in each destination:the most important attractions, the classic method...
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Not the Met: Exploring the Smaller Museums of Manhattan

Janel Halpern - Pelican Publishing
Format: Paperback

Peek into some of New York City's other museums. Travel to museums and experience exhibits through the authors' eyes with this informative vignettes. Readers will enjoy having a profile of the city's art community in the palms of their hands. Eighty-one museums are featured...
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Only in Spain: A Foot-Stomping, Firecracker of a Memoir about Food, Flamenco, and Falling in Love

Nellie Bennett - Sourcebooks
Format: Print book

Why dont you...run away with the gypsiesTen-hour shifts in a high-end department store and catering to snooty customers...Nellie Bennetts life wasnt supposed to turn out this way. But maybe all she needs to do is infuse a little passion into her routinethrough flamenco dance lessons, for instance.What...
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Uganda Be Kidding Me

Chelsea Handler - Grand Central Publishing; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Wherever Chelsea Handler travels, one thing is certain: she always ends up in the land of the ridiculous. Now, in this uproarious collection, she sneaks her sharp wit through airport security and delivers her most absurd and hilarious stories ever.On safari in Africa, it's anyone's...
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Fodor's New England: with the Best Fall Foliage Drives, Scenic Road Trips, and Acadia National Park (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's Travel Guides - Fodor's Travel
Format: Paperback

Whether you want to visit Cape Cod's beaches, eat lobster in Maine, or ski in Vermont, the local Fodor's travel experts in New England are here to help! Fodor's New England guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify...
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Fodor's Walt Disney World with Kids 2015: with Universal Orlando, SeaWorld & Aquatica

Kim Wright Wiley - Fodor's
Format: Book

Your ticket to a magical family vacation! Inside this new edition is all the information you need to have the family vacation of a lifetime at the Orlando theme parks. Up-to-date and written with the help of more than 500 families, this guide is packed with details on all the attractions...
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Beyond the Map: Unruly Enclaves, Ghostly Places, Emerging Lands and Our Search for New Utopias

Alastair Bonnett - University of Chicago Press
Format: Hardcover

New islands are under construction or emerging because of climate change. Eccentric enclaves and fantastic utopian experiments are multiplying. Once-secret fantasy gardens are cracking open their doors to outsiders. Our world is becoming stranger by the day - and Alastair Bonnett observes...
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Footprints in New York: Tracing the Lives of Four Centuries of New Yorkers

James Nevius - Lyons Press; First edition
Format: Book

New York City experts James and Michelle Nevius explore the lives of two dozen iconic New Yorkers, including Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, Central Park architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, business titan JP Morgan, and music legend Bob Dylan. Beginning with the oldest...
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