To Vietnam with Love (Paperback)
A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur (To Asia with Love)
Global Directions/Things Asian Press, 9781934159040, 302pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2008
List Price: 24.95*
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Based on To Asia With Love, the Southeast Asian guidebook that The International Herald Tribune's Thai Day hailed as a guide with depth and color that most of its] competitors lack, To Vietnam With Love: A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur launches the To Asia With Love guidebook series. This beautiful, full-color book features a collection of personal essays by savvy expatriates, seasoned travelers, and inspired locals. Each reflection on a favorite dining, shopping, sightseeing, or cultural experience is paired with a practical fact file, so that readers can follow in the writers footsteps. From staying overnight with a local hill tribe and climbing Southeast Asia's highest mountain, to touring historic French villas and getting involved with local charities, every recommendation captures a distinctive aspect of the country. Sample essays can be found at www.tovietnamwithlove.com.
About the Author
Kim Fay Pacific Northwest native Kim Fay first traveled to Southeast Asia in 1991. Since then, she spent four years living in Vietnam and has traveled back frequently, writing about the region. As an expert on travel literature and Vietnam, she has been a guest speaker on NPR and has written for numerous publications, including Travel + Leisure. She is the creator and series editor of the To Asia With Love guidebooks and the author of Communion: ACulinary Journey Through Vietnam. She resides in Los Angeles. Julie Fay Ashborn Julie Fay Ashborn s travels through Southeast Asia inspired her photography in To Asia With Love, The Little Saigon Cookbook, and Communion: ACulinary Journey Through Vietnam. She was raised in the Pacific Northwest and now lives in Los Angeles with her husband Clive, daughter Charlie, and son Oliver."