Better Business of the Day: Idlewild Books
Like to travel abroad? Check
Buy travel guides? Check
Wish you had better language skills once you got to your destination? Check
Well, next time you plan that overseas adventure, check out Idlewild Books, located in Flatiron in Manhattan and Cobble Hill in Brooklyn.
Instead of buying that Lonely Planet for Costa Rica at Barnes & Nobles or ordering your Frommer’s Travel Guide to Paris on Amazon, go to one of the outposts of this local independent bookstore where the people helping you actually know which guides are best for which countries.
And while you’re at it, prep for your big trip by taking some Spanish lessons or practice your French by picking up The Count of Monte Cristo in it’s native language.
Your travel companions will thank you!