Guanajuato’s Burgeoning Wine Country Takes Visitors Across the Dramatic Terrain and Architecture

Mexico’s 4th wine producer Guanajuato is an important wine producer with an annual production of 700 thousand bottles. The most commonly used grapes to make wine are shiraz, cabernet-sauvignon, tempranillo, and malbec. Currently, Guanajuato has 135 labels. 43 vineyards; 30 are open to the public Caminos de Vinos offers a luxurious hotel stay on the…

Arkansas celebrates the ‘Spirit of Travel’

National Travel and Tourism Week May 3-9 Arkansas will celebrate the “Spirit of Travel” during National Travel and Tourism Week, May 3-9. This year, the week will highlight travel’s ability to provide resilience and hope.“There’s no doubt this has been an incredibly challenging time,” said Travis Napper, director of Arkansas Tourism, “but National Travel and Tourism…

Travel Writing 2.0 (Second Edition)

By: Tim Leffel Completely revised edition of the ground-breaking travel writing book that provides a road map to success in the digital age. It dives headlong into the entrepreneurial world of blogging and digital books, while still acknowledging the real money to be made in declining print forms. Drawing on interviews and survey responses from…

Travel Pack Tokyo

By: Rob Goss From strolling the winding alleys of the city’s traditional neighborhoods to exploring its ultra-modern, neon-soaked streets, this comprehensive Tokyo guide delivers it all. Readers will learn where to enjoy the finest Japanese cuisine and cutting-edge contemporary art, centuries-old temples and gleaming modern architecture, and all of the other wonderful elements that make…

Travel Pack Kyoto & Nara

By: Rob Goss In Travel Pack Kyoto & Nara longtime Japan resident and award-winning author Rob Goss takes readers to the very best of Japan’s two former capitals. In Chapter One, he highlights the top 11 things to see and do, from strolling the meditative grounds of Ginkaku-ji temple and contemplating the cryptic design of…

Travel Pack Japan

By: Rob Goss Winner of the 2013 North American Travel Journalists Association’s Gold Award in the Travel Book/Guide Category, all the sights in Japan Tuttle Travel Pack have been hand-picked by seasoned travel writer Rob Goss—who has been living in Japan for over a decade, visiting and writing about every corner of this fascinating country. The book…

Taking Better Travel Photos

By: Wendy Gunderson Four years ago, Wendy wrote “Taking Better Travel Photos” to provide helpful tips to improve your travel photography no matter what gear you use.  She is excited to announce that she recently updated the book, including information on rules of composition, and providing additional information on “hot spots” for great photographs throughout…