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Travel resources for destinations near and far.
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Take along a travel bag!

Pack a travel bag for your next trip!
Check out a travel bag from the Monterey Public Library.
Each bag contains an assortment of guides, maps and other media to help you plan your next adventure.

Destinations range from Chicago and Egypt to Italy and Napa. Click here for a complete list.


Cultural Insights


Gain some insight into what's polite and what's not with these books:


Do's and Taboos Around the World

Doing Business in Asia

Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands

Multicultural Manners

Shoes, Amsterdam


    New York Times Travel

    Access the latest travel ideas from the Travel section of the New York Times.

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    San Francisco Chronicle Travel

    Follow the latest travel articles from the San Francisco Chronicle's Travel section.

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    Luggage Literature

    Avoid muscle-strain and reduce worries by lightening your load.

    At the market, Ghana

    Packing Lists


    Ultimate Guide to Packing Light

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      Language Skills for Travelers

      Tibetan, Chinese, English writing systems

      The Library offers language instruction tools in a variety of formats including CDs, e-books, Playaways, and a language database. 

      Teach Yourself Swahili

      Arabic (Eastern)

      Chinese on the Move


      Mango Languages

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