Islands: 100 Ultimate Escapes

Islands: 100 Ultimate Escapes

by Sabrina Talarico
     
 
From Fiji to Stromboli, Zanzibar to the Bahamas, these 100 island destinations evoke dreams of romance and escapes to a distant paradise. Ranging across all the seas of the world—from the balmy Caribbean, South Pacific, and Indian Ocean, to both simple and sophisticated Mediterranean destinations, to the bustle of Hong Kong—this beautifully illustrated

Overview

From Fiji to Stromboli, Zanzibar to the Bahamas, these 100 island destinations evoke dreams of romance and escapes to a distant paradise. Ranging across all the seas of the world—from the balmy Caribbean, South Pacific, and Indian Ocean, to both simple and sophisticated Mediterranean destinations, to the bustle of Hong Kong—this beautifully illustrated volume offers an exclusive tour of 100 of the most beautiful islands in the world, each one a trip of a lifetime. With essays and photographs by some of the world’s most qualified and sophisticated travel journalists and photographers, this book offers a unique perspective for travelers everywhere by introducing far-off destinations that are not necessarily on the more familiar tourist itineraries. Islands includes useful maps and website information, making this an indispensable reference as well as a sumptuous book for the armchair traveler.

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"Islands: 100 Ultimate Escapes, a stunning Rizzoli book sure to inspire for those long for white sands and blue waters, disconnecting from the world, and traveling to out of the way desintations sure to inspire and entertain." ~Entree

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789320643
Publisher:
Rizzoli
Publication date:
02/09/2010
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
10.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Sabrina Talarico has been a freelance travel journalist since 1997. She is a member of the executive committee of the Italian National Order of Journalists. Stefano Passaquindici is the president of the Italian Tourist Group Press, a professional association of journalists, photographers, and documentary filmmakers that celebrate and promotes global tourism and travel. Since 1991, the Italian Tourist Group Press (GIST: Gruppo Italiano Stampa Turistica) has been the professional association for Italian journalists, photographers, and documentary filmmakers who focus on tourism and travel. The Group is a member of the ETP (European Travel Press).

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