For more than 30 years, Moon Handbooks have appealed to an eclectic group of travelers, from backpacking students to solo adventurers to families on vacation (and a budget). With expert writers delivering a mix of honest insight, first-rate strategic advice, and an essential dose of humor, Moon Handbooks ensure that travelers have an uncommon and entirely satisfying experience—and a few new stories to tell.
Missouri native Katy Ryan covers the best of the Kansas City area, including River Market, Crossroads, Westport, and Brookside. Ryan provides travel strategies including The Best of Kansas City in 4 Days and explores the city's notable restaurants, arts, and entertainment. Complete with expert tips that appeal to a variety of interests ranging from shopping to outdoor recreation, Moon Kansas City gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Travel writer and Hawai'i resident Jade Eckardt knows the best ways to experience Kaua'i, from catching waves in Hanalei Bay to watching the sun set over Ni'ihau from a beach on the West Side. In Moon Kaua'i, Eckardt offers a range of interesting activities for every traveler, with suggested itineraries like Best Waterfalls, Go Green on the Garden Isle, and Love of the Land—a guide to the island's best hikes. Packed with information on dining, transportation, and accommodations, Moon Kaua'i gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Native Kentuckian Theresa Dowell Blackinton gives readers an insider's look at the Bluegrass State, from the revelry of the Kentucky Derby Festival to quiet, cool Mammoth Cave. Blackinton provides suggestions for unique trip itineraries, including Horsin’ Around, Traveling the Bourbon Trail, and The Best of the Bluegrass State. Complete with tips on where to find the best bluegrass tunes and barbecue in Owensboro and how to rent a house boat to cruise the Land Between the Lakes Recreation Area, Moon Kentucky gives travelers to tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.