By National Geographic
Spanning the globe with dozens of top places to go each season, National Geographic’s expert travel writers and photographers invite you to experience the world’s most tempting locales. Covering festivals, foliage displays, harvest celebrations, summer and winter sports and activities, local markets, animal migrations, and more, this lavish, beautifully photographed book is both inspiring and useful. In-depth site descriptions, illuminating sidebars, and tons of insider tips will inspire you to plan your next getaway during a destination’s showcase period. In addition, a dozen famed authors, actors, athletes, journalists, and others -including Alec Baldwin, Christopher Buckley, Cokie Roberts, R. A. Dickey, and Andrew McCarthy- offer personal reflections on some of their favorites places in the world during the best times to visit.