Idlewild Books New York

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Idlewild Books – Travel book Mecca

If you’re a travel junkie like me, you’re already thinking about your next vacation while on vacation. So it’s a good thing there are places like Idlewild Books around to help you with the planning! The only kind of books you will find at Idlewild Books are travel and language-related. The shelves are filled with books about destinations throughout the world, travel tips, and incredible maps to help you explore any location with ease.

Need some inspiration for your next trip? Peruse the travel memoirs. Or you can have a chat with one of the well-traveled staff members; they’re full of amazing ideas and travel knowledge from their own voyages, and have first hand knowledge of the guide books. Already have a trip booked? Idlewild offers language classes to help you connect with locals and communicate simply throughout your journey. As someone with a passion for travel, I am truly grateful for places like Idlewild Books for helping me prepare — and I think you’ll find your next trip won’t be complete without stopping here first!

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7th Avenue South 170, New York

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Mon - Thu 12:00 - 20:00, Fri - Sun 12:00 - 18:00


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Last Changed Date: 2016-05-19 11:45:13 +0200 (Thu, 19 May 2016)