FULLY REDESIGNED! - New front cover
has eye-catching full-bleed images with key selling points on the front. - New back cover
is fully-redesigned. - "Best of" Lists
- Every book now includes a variety of additional illustrated "Best of" lists (best things to eat, see, do, drink, as well as what to read and watch before going) that will visually engage the reader and provide an overview of the entire destination. - Other useful features
include Great Itineraries, Calendar of Events, Art Lover's Guide, Best Hotel Bars, and Movies to See Before You Go. - "Travel Smart"
(logistical planning tips section) has been moved to the front of the book and redesigned to be more infographic in feel. - More images
- Better use of full- and half-page images throughout the book. - Stronger Voice and Opinions
- The tone and language of all Fodor's guides are more friendly and conversational, offering stronger opinions and more personality. Fodor's goes beyond informational to being inspirational. LEADING GUIDEBOOK FOR DESTINATION: In 2017 Fodor's Napa & Sonoma was the most popular Napa & Sonoma guidebook sold; it comprised 60% of all Napa & Sonoma travel guides sold among competitors. (Source: Nielsen BookScan) TOURISM TRENDS:
In 2016, the Napa Valley welcomed 3.5 million visitors, who generated $80.3 million in tax revenues, an increase of 25.2 percent from 2014. This year is on track to post even larger gains. COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE:
Fodor's Napa and Sonoma covers the latest trends, from in-town tasting rooms, distilleries, and microbreweries to Napa nightlife and wineries on the Sonoma Coast. CURATED AND RELEVANT:
Focused coverage on only the best places so travelers can make the most out of their limited time. Carefully vetted recommendations for all types of establishments and price points. CONCISE:
Shortened reviews presented with brevity and focus.
Please see additional key selling points in the book main description.