"The earth has music for those who listen."
                  William Shakespeare

"Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life."
                  Rachel Carson

Understanding the world and its myriad destinations requires an understanding of the relationship between the physical environment and the way people live, think, behave, and work. The World Guide is concerned not only with physical features and location, but on the social, cultural, economic, and environmental aspects of places, as well.

The ultimate guide to world business, travel, culture, heritage, climate, and nature, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.