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  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: National Geographic (March 18, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1426202261
  • ISBN-13: 978-1426202261
  • ASIN: B003YCQD5C
  • Product Dimensions: 7.9 x 4.9 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,975,339 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Marybeth Bond is a travel writer, consultant, and keynote speaker on women’s travel. Her books include 50 Best Girlfriends Getaways in North America; Gutsy Women: More Travel Tips and Wisdom for the Road; A Women’s World (winner of the Lowell Thomas award for Best Travel Book); A Woman’s Passion for Travel; A Mother’s World; and Gutsy Mamas. She has been the travel expert for CBS/Evening Magazine and regulary appears on numerous television and radio shows. She currently serves as adventure editor at travelgirl magazine.

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Marybeth Bond (a.k.a. GutsyTraveler) is a National Geographic author and blogger who has traveled to over 90 countries. Marybeth has produced 12 travel books including the Lowell Thomas Award winning A Woman's World (Best Travel Book of the Year) to Gutsy Women.

BIKE ACROSS THE USA? She continues to live the GUTSY LIFE. Two summers ago she biked 3,115 miles across the USA with her 22-year-old daughter and in the process blogged and raised $ 52,000 for Osteoporosis Research and Treatment.

Her 12 books, and website www.GutsyTraveler.com have been featured in USA Today, New York Times, and landed her on landed her on "The Oprah Winfrey Show".
Marybeth ranks #1 in Google searches for Women Travel Expert.

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I have read Bond's other travel book for women: "Gutsy Women's 'More Travel Tips and Wisdom for the Road," and thought it was a terrific addition to overall travel guides and tips. This book, also geared toward female travel, is also great! She does a great job of giving a breakdown of different countries (including many you may not have thought to travel to with a group of your girl friends or even just yourself, such as Peru and Fez) and highlighting some of the true beauty of these countries and pointing you towards the "local" things to do and places to visit. Even in popular cities such as Paris, she provides information about fun and different destinations to visit and opportunities that aren't always outlined to travelers, while giving you pointers on the best time to visit the "touristy" places such as the Eiffel Tower. I found myself enthusiastic to take a hike through England (yes, a hike through England) something most wouldn't think to be part of England's attractions considering its rich intellectual and theatrical culture. You want a better-than-the-real-thing couture dress for a fraction of the cost that will fit you like a dream? Head over to Vietnam to the tailor's capital of the world (yes, even tailors can be world renowned apparently)! She outlines the food that each place is known for and often provides recommendations to a few of her own favorite places but encourages you to find your own. She does provide travel tips and safety guides as well that, if you have her previously mentioned book, may be a repeat but still helpful. She talks about vacations that fit many different budgets and travel interests, she separates each destination into categories such as "Exotic Escapes" and "Cosmopolitan Cities".Read more ›
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This is a good book if you want to find expensive getaways for you and your girlfriends. Pretty pricey ideas though they sound wonderful!
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