Sleekly designed and focusing exclusively on locally owned restaurants and stores, these modern city-guides are unique in both form and content. Each featured business is hand-picked by the author to represent the crème de la crème of cities beloved by both locals and tourists. The overall selection presents a fresh and unexpected look at each city, highlighting an exciting array of neighborhoods.
The convenient size is ideal for bags and purses, while the eye-popping layouts of luscious photographs, efficient maps, and brief hotel recommendations will help make planning an excursion almost as fun as eating and shopping.
'A new kind of city guide - one loaded with photos and graphics and is the antithesis of the kitchen-sink variety of travel books.' -Chicago Magazine
'Each compact guide zooms in on 90 one-of-a-kind shops or restaurants - whose operators are passionate about what they do... they are illustrated with lots of scrumptious color snapshots that make you want to consume.' -USA Today