SKOKIE, Ill., Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding its long tradition of inspiring travel content, Rand McNally has recently released Worldly Escapes, a visually stunning hardcover pictorial that takes readers on a captivating journey to more than one hundred destinations across the country and around the globe. An ideal gift, this unique book is a new way to experience some of the world's most intriguing and desirable places through the use of rich imagery.
Worldly Escapes is divided into four thematic chapters containing engaging photo-rich vignettes:
From the historic streets of Havana to the perfumeries of Paris, the first chapter of Worldly Escapes features the globe's most enchanting and picturesque metropolises. Short overviews accompany the 30 cities featured in the section, providing unique insight into each locale.
In this culturally focused section, readers experience the world's rich traditions through some of humanity's most iconic sites: Visit sacred Aboriginal rock paintings, the ruins of ancient Italy, or discover the world's longest inhabited community in Taos Pueblo, New Mexico.
Featuring the world's most famous vacation destinations, the Blissful Retreats chapter of Worldly Escapes provides plenty of inspiration for travel enthusiasts. Readers travel from the blue waters of Bora Bora to the excitement of the Swiss Alps and beyond.
The final chapter of Worldly Escapes features vivid photo essays of the great natural wonders of the world. With pieces on well-known destinations, such as Yosemite National Park as well as hidden gems, like the Iceberg Channel of Patagonia, Wilder Endeavors provides an in-depth look at some of the more remote places on Earth.
Worldly Escapes includes a protective dust jacket as well as a ribbon marker sewn into the binding. The 249-page book, featuring 120 destinations, retails for $24.99 and is available at store.randmcnally.com and many other fine retailers.
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