NatGeo takes you on a photographic tour of the world’s most spectacular destinations, inspiring tangible ideas for your next trip. Travel to hundreds of the most breathtaking locales—both natural and man-made—illustrated with vivid images taken by the organization's world-class photographers. These images, coupled with evocative text, feature a plethora of visual wonders: ancient monoliths, scenic islands, stunning artwork, electric cityscapes, white-sand seashores, rain forests, ancient cobbled streets, and both classic and innovative architecture. Loaded with hard service information for each location, Destinations of a Lifetime has it all: when to go, where to eat, where to stay, and what to do to ensure the most enriching and authentic experience.
|Publisher:||National Geographic Society|
|Product dimensions:||9.60(w) x 12.00(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
DAN WESTERGREN took up photography after being taught how to develop film by an indulgent science teacher in the eighth grade. That early experience instilled in him a reverence for the classic, timeless feel of a wonderful photograph, a reverence that he continues to feel even with his job as Director of Photography for National Geographic Travel. In addition to photo editing for National Geographic Traveler magazine andNatgeo.com/travel he has photographed a variety of stories, including expeditions up Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa and Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn in the European Alps. Westergren also went on and photographed an expedition to ski the last degree to the North Pole. Over the years, he's shot some of the world's most intriguing people, places and experiences.
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Destinations of a Lifetime: 225 of the World's Most Amazing Places based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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We ordered this book in hardcover to place on our coffee table as a conversation starter. While the pictures and write-ups were okay., the book we received was damaged. The outside cover was slightly torn and the binding was already coming loose. This is totally unacceptable for what we paid for this book (book cost $59.95 and shipping was NOT free as advertised. After tax and shipping, this book cost us just over $70.00.). Unfortunately, we will be returning this book for a refund.