Massachusetts Titles

Travel Books: New England

Where to start with recommendations for New England books? New England was home to such honored American authors as Alcott, Emerson, Longfellow, Thoreau, Twain, Wheatley, and Mother Goose! And bestselling authors continue to write from the 6 state region – Stephen King and Dennis Lehane, for example. Visitors to New England can get a taste for…

Favorite Books for Turkey

Travel Books: Turkey

Just as important as reading guidebooks, is reading a bit of literature and history. Istanbul is an intriguing city, straddling two continents. I thoroughly enjoyed reading these titles. Check out my favorites from my Turkey travel reading!

Travel Books: an African Safari

I read a lot of books to get ready for my ultimate bucket list trip! Of course, I had a head start on my reading since I’ve loved books about animals and Africa since reading Born Free at the age of 12. So it was with pleasure that I made a list and began reading…

Travel Books: Egypt and Jordan

Preparing for a trip to Egypt and Jordan involves learning about different cultures and digesting lots and lots of ancient history. A good guidebook or tour guide will fill in a lot of history, but a little reading beforehand will help. And how better to fill those long days waiting for your amazing trip, than to…