Why leave home?

Newman, Richard J.
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p61
Reviews a new series of lavishly visual travel guides. The Knopf, Eyewitness and Travel Bug guides, new fall 1993; The Discover books, Insight Pocket Guides and Fodor's Exploring series introduced fall 1992 and expanding to cover new destinations; Rated for resources, history and culture, insightfulness, and overall; Visuals in each guide. INSET: High-tech help for plugged-in travelers, by R.J.N..


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