Contact Us Participate About Adventures Abroad
Subscribe
 
 
 
 
 

Experienced Traveler's Book Section

From retiring abroad, to making the most of some relaxing years, this section provides you with books about doing it all.

Just CLICK on the book cover to get more information or to purchase the book.

 
Travel and Learn: 1001 Vacations around the World
Evelyn Kaye

Price:  $19.95

Learning vacations are booming. More and more Americans take time off to discover how to create mouth-watering meals in Italy, paint exotic pictures in Bali, bicycle through French villages, take Russian classes in Moscow, listen to music in Vienna, study detective stories at Oxford University, and kayak with orca whales.

Grown-Up's Guide to Retiring Abroad (Grown-Up's Guide Series)  
Grown-Up's Guide to Retiring Abroad (Grown-Up's Guide Series)
Rosanne Knorr

Price:  $13.45

Are you a forty-something dreaming of escaping the rat race, a fifty-year-old with an empty nest and adventure in your blood, or a traditional retiree seeking old-world culture and charm? Then The Grown-Up's Guide to Retiring Abroad will add a new sense of purpose and thrill to your life.

Profiling twenty of the most affordable, culturally rich, and retiree-friendly countries outside of the United States, this third book in The Grown-Up's Guide series describes everything you need to know about retiring abroad. Weigh the advantages and disadvantages of each location with facts on the best regions to settle in, visa and residence requirements, health care services, housing options, cost of living, taxes, entertainment, weather, safety, and more.

Whether you're planning a permanent move or a part-time sojourn -- in a bustling city, serene village, or sunny beach town -- this exhaustive guide to moving overseas is your passport to a truly unique and personal retirement adventure.

The Grown-Up's Guide to Running Away from Home  
The Grown-Up's Guide to Running Away from Home
Rosanne Knorr

Price:  $11.95

Surely every adult occasionally dreams of making like a disgruntled child and hitting the road, of packing a bag and heading for the horizon. While it's probably not wise to leave with only a couple of sandwiches and your favorite baseball cards in a bundle tied to a stick, there's no rule that says grown-ups can't run away from home, too. In fact, author Rosanne Knorr has penned The Grown-Up's Guide to Running Away from Home, a primer for those who have always longed to live abroad. Whether you fantasize about a monthlong or lifelong escape, you'll want to take advantage of Knorr's helpful guide to changing scenery.

Retiring Abroad  
Retiring Abroad
David Hampshire

Price:  $21.95


Grown-Up's Guide to Living in France  
Grown-Up's Guide to Living in France
Rosanne Knorr

Price:  $14.95

Are you lured by the Loire Valley? Do you pine for Paris or yearn for a year in Provence? Sometimes a vacation just isn't enough, but is a short-term move or permanent relocation really feasible? Rosanne Knorr, an American writer living in France, answers an emphatic yes. Whatever your dream, The Grown-Up's Guide to Living in France will help you take care of those pesky details and fulfill those Francophilic fantasies. In this follow-up to her Grown-Up's Guide to Running Away from Home, Rosanne offers would-be expatriates invaluable tips for learning the language, managing the move, and arranging for accommodations, visas, banking, insurance, healthcare, and more.