Synopses & Reviews
The eat.shop guides
are unique as they focus on just, yes, eating and shopping. Whether you are traveling to a city for the first time or you're a local these guides are a must have for those who want to know about the interesting, the eclectic, the new and old, the chic and funky.
The guides are noted for their clean and modern design, luscious photography, witty travelogues and perfect throw in your bag size and they feature only locally owned businesses that are in the urban core. Most importantly, you don't have to worry about slogging through a zillion listings just 90 carefully chosen gems are featured by the author who does all of the research, writing and photography.
With a modern layout and luscious photographs, these city-specific guides unearth distinctive, locally-owned and operated eating and shopping destinations. Designed for both locals and tourists, these indispensable tools feature listings to more than 90 spectacularly original businesses that encapsulate the core character of each given city. Ideally sized for backpacks or purses, each guide also features easy-to-read maps and hotel suggestions.
Wellman, publisher of the eat.shop guide series, provides a listing of more than 90 spectacularly original businesses that encapsulate Portland. Ideally sized for backpacks or purses, this guide also features easy-to-read maps and hotel suggestions.
Sleekly designed and focusing exclusively on locally owned restaurants and stores, these modern city-guides are unique in both form and content. Each featured business is hand-picked by the author to represent the crème de la crème of cities beloved by both locals and tourists. The overall selection presents a fresh and unexpected look at each city, highlighting an exciting array of neighborhoods. The convenient size is ideal for bags and purses, while the eye-popping layouts of luscious photographs, efficient maps, and brief hotel recommendations will help make planning an excursion almost as fun as eating and shopping.
About the Author
Kaie Wellman is the founder of Cabazon Books, the publisher of the eat.shop guides series. She is the author of eat.shop.austin, eat.shop.los angeles, eat.shop.nyc, eat.shop.seattle, and eat.shop.san francisco and an award-winning graphic designer. Jon Hart is the owner of Jon's Awesome Business, an artist management company. He is the author of eat.shop paris and eat.shop sf bay area. They both live in Portland, Oregon.