100 Places Every Woman Should Go

100 Places Every Woman Should Go

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Baker & Taylor
Draws on interviews with ambitious travelers as well as the author's own experiences to recommend a series of activities in regions of the world of significance to such women role models as Hatshepsut and Catherine the Great, in a guide that describes options ranging from a volcano mud bath to a camel race across the Mongolian steppe. Original.

Perseus Publishing
With its breezy reviews and insightful advice, 100 Places Every Woman Should Go encourages women of any age to see the world ? in a group, with a friend, or solo ? and inspires them to create their own list of dreams. Based on her own explorations of many countries, states, and regions, and on interviews with travelers, award-winning author Stephanie Elizondo Griest highlights 100 special destinations and challenging activities ? from diving for pearls in Bahrain to racing a camel, yak, or pony across Mongolia; to dancing with voodoo priestesses in Benin and urban cowboys in Texas; to taking a mud bath in a volcano off the coast of Colombia. Divided into such sections as ?Places Where Women Made History,” ?Places of Indulgence,” and ?Places of Adventure,” this guidebook includes timely contact information, resources, and recommended reading. ?Ten Tips For Wandering Women” features safety precautions plus pointers on haggling, packing, and staying parasite-free. Vivid portraits of free spirits like Frida Kahlo (?A tequila-slamming, dirty joke-telling smoker, this famous artist was bisexual and beautiful”) help travelers expand their experience.

With its breezy reviews and insightful advice, 100 Places Every Woman Should Go encourages women of any age to see the world in a group, with a friend, or solo and inspires them to create their own list of dreams. Based on her own explorations of many countries, states, and regions, and on interviews with travelers, award-winning author Stephanie Elizondo Griest highlights 100 special destinations and challenging activities from diving for pearls in Bahrain to racing a camel, yak, or pony across Mongolia; to dancing with voodoo priestesses in Benin and urban cowboys in Texas; to taking a mud bath in a volcano off the coast of Colombia. Divided into such sections as Places Where Women Made History,” Places of Indulgence,” and Places of Adventure,” this guidebook includes timely contact information, resources, and recommended reading. Ten Tips For Wandering Women” features safety precautions plus pointers on haggling, packing, and staying parasite-free. Vivid portraits of free spirits like Frida Kahlo (A tequila-slamming, dirty joke-telling smoker, this famous artist was bisexual and beautiful”) help travelers expand their experience.


Publisher Group West
With its breezy reviews and insightful advice, 100 Places Every Woman Should Go encourages women of any age to see the world — in a group, with a friend, or solo — and inspires them to create their own list of dreams. Based on her own explorations of many countries, states, and regions, and on interviews with travelers, award-winning author Stephanie Elizondo Griest highlights 100 special destinations and challenging activities — from diving for pearls in Bahrain to racing a camel, yak, or pony across Mongolia; to dancing with voodoo priestesses in Benin and urban cowboys in Texas; to taking a mud bath in a volcano off the coast of Colombia. Divided into such sections as “Places Where Women Made History,” “Places of Indulgence,” and “Places of Adventure,” this guidebook includes timely contact information, resources, and recommended reading. “Ten Tips For Wandering Women” features safety precautions plus pointers on haggling, packing, and staying parasite-free. Vivid portraits of free spirits like Frida Kahlo (“A tequila-slamming, dirty joke-telling smoker, this famous artist was bisexual and beautiful”) help travelers expand their experience.


Publisher: Palo Alto, Calif. : Travelers' Tales, [2007]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9781932361476
1932361472
Branch Call Number: 910.202 GRIES
Characteristics: xx, 331 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Notes: "Adventure, inspiration, celebration, empowerment, renewal"--Cover
Includes index

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