Guides, Books & Maps

Expert, easy-to-use tools for every style of travel, from budget-minded backpacking to international adventures. Lonely Planet guides have always been a great resource for the international traveler.
Maps.com seems to have a map for everyplace on the globe. Looking for a travel map or atlas to plan your trip, Maps.com should have it.
The National Geographic Store has many unique items that are of interest to the global traveler. From travel bags to maps and guides, get the things that you need to make your trip easier.
The definitive guide on world travel that is comfortable, safe, and inexpensive, covering the A to Z on getting cheap airfares, health, where to stay, cash and credit cards, safety, passports, travel advisories, visas, precautions, pre-trip timeline, insurance, food, language, climate issues, best online resources, packing checklist, travel tech, budgeting, resources on the road, food, etiquette, price comparisons, and bunch of great travel stories sure to pique your interest.
Matthew Kepnes runs the award winning budget travel site, Nomadic Matt''s Travel Site. He has been featured in The New York Times, The Guardian UK, The Huffington post, and Yahoo! Finance. His book will teach you how to travel and save hundreds doing so! This 140 page book is only $9.99!
The Traveler’s Handbooks help you explore the world your way. Authored by experts, the books offer a fresh take on travel with inspirational stories, hard-earned knowledge, practical advice, and countless useful tips. Choose from: The Solo Traveler's Handbook, The Career Break Traveler's Handbook, The Food Traveler's Handbook, The Luxury Traveler's Handbook and The Volunteer Traveler's Handbook.