Great Travel Books for the Coffee Table

These gorgeous books will instill a sense of
wanderlust in  everyone on your shopping list:

National Geographic presents Food Journeys of a Lifetime featuring 500 places to experience culinary traditions and landmarks.


In The Spirit of Capri, from former Town and Country editor, Pamela Fiori, explores all the glories of Capri from the Blue Grotto to limoncello to favorite celebrity haunts.


Conde Nast Traveler's Room With A View features 140 photos of hotel rooms with some of the best views in the world.

Paris in Color - Blog darling Nichole Robertson of Little Brown Pen has created a wonderful book showcasing her lovely photos of Paris.

Taschen's  4 Cities charming guides to New York, London, Paris and Berlin look as good on the bookshelf as they do in a carry on bag.
I may have to put a few of these on MY wish list!