Travel Information: Guidebooks vs. the Web

Seth Kugel, the Frugal Traveler blogger for the New York Times, debates the use of a guidebook versus the Internet for trip planning and information in a recent article. The article was in response to a colleague who said he’d pretty much forgotten that guidebooks exist. Kugel sets out to learn for himself by searching […]

Ebooks Not Taking Over Travel Guidebooks – Yet

The Intrepid Traveler Publisher Kelly Monaghan was quoted in the Orlando Sentinel  about the role of ebooks in today’s struggle for guidebook dollars. While he believes that ebooks are not taking over the world yet, he says the big hurdle is the decrease in retailers, which makes it more difficult to get books in front […]