The Complete Idiot's Guide to Girlfriend Getaways

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Penguin Group US, Apr 7, 2009 - Travel - 320 pages
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The travel guide for girls who just want to have fun.

Travel writer Lisa Kasanicky takes women on the trip of a lifetime with a crash course in getaway planning (including how to prepare those left behind); adventures in retail therapy-outlet to boutique shopping across the country; mind and body retreats; culture clubs-gourmet getaways, history tours, and more; adventure trips from scuba diving to rock climbing; and vacations off the beaten path, like witch-watching in Salem or ghost hunting in Savannah. Includes full details for each Girlfriend Getaway.

*24% of American women have taken a girlfriend getaway in the past three years and 39% plan to take one (AAA, 2007)
*Taps into the expanding market for women-only travel
*Goes beyond the usual spa and resort trips

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Caught my eye, picked it up, LOVED IT!

User Review  - ASU65 - Borders

Love that this book included not only ideas but resources, detailed info, and really practical tips. It definitely motivated me to plan an escape for a few days-- this brought me back to the reality ... Read full review

Makes me want to start packing!

User Review  - arcadiagirl410 - Borders

Girlfriend Getaways is anything but your boring old 1980s travel guide shoved in the back your car's glove compartment. Author Lisa Kasanicky's fun, girlfriend-to-girlfriend witty writing style is ... Read full review

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