Author(s): Clara Le Fort
Many of us want to see the world and discoverplaces, cultures, nature, or food thatwill surprise us. Ideally, we'll even surpriseourselves with how much we can be affectedby such journeys. But where should we gowhen we want to experience somethingnew or get away from it all? Which placeswill we always remember? Which momentswill we never forget?Once in a Lifetime Vol. 2 presents a diverserange of unparalleled destinations for thoselonging for extraordinary travel experiences, whether they are seeking an adventureor a retreat. Some will be attracted tocities --the urban flair of Vienna, the bustleof Tokyo, the rich history of Istanbul --andtheir sumptuous hotels. Others will want tobe pampered at a wellness resort; find peaceand quiet in an isolated mountain hut; fulfilla childhood dream of spending the nightin a tree house; learn how to make wine; orsee, hear, and smell a tropical rainforest.The selection of accommodations inOnce in a Lifetime Vol. 2 is enticing yet accessible.Many of them feature offerings suitedto various budgets. The focus is on highlyindividual service, often from wonderfulhosts who would rather cater to four gueststhan four hundred. The architecture, interiors, and creative details of the includedexamples also contribute to each destination'scharm.Once in a Lifetime Vol. 2 celebrates exceptionalhotels, lodges, and other locations.Whether readers use the book to plan theirnext trip or to simply enjoy a marvelousvisual journey from the comfort of theirown homes, it reminds us that there are ahost of places out there that are worth thetrip --and that our personal paradise mightbe closer than we might think.
"An unexpected voyage in itself ... Each destination in this book is not predefined by a name or a pin on a map, but rather they are all identified by the state of mind that they put you in." --"Yatzer.com"