27 September 2023

Lonely Planet’s Guide to Life

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Reviewed by Rama Gaind.


Travel allows you to broaden your intellectual capacity, interact with, and to appreciate different cultures and get new spiritual education right from its custodians.

To be spontaneous, it’s a form of education, which enables you to appreciate the little things in life.

This book collects together cultural pearls of wisdom from more than 80 countries to form the ultimate reference book for how to live well. Each culture lives by its own words of wisdom – handed down from generation to generation, covering everything from keeping a house tidy as a Shinto shrine to cooking a meal as simple and nutritious as a southern Italian’s supper.

Lonely Planet’s Guide to Life is a total toolkit of collected cultural wisdoms,” according to spokesperson Chris Zeiher.

“Do you want to eat as well as the French, live as thoughtfully as the Scandinavians and be as healthy as the Japanese? Well, if you answered yes then we’ve got the perfect book for you.”

“The insights cover a vast territory, ranging from exercise and dietary advice to social mores and ancient customs and rituals. We hope this book goes beyond the Hygge craze and teaches readers how to live a healthier, happier life by offering advice from various cultures that can be action in both small and big ways.”

The book unlocks the secrets and delves into the unique ways people live, eat and love around the world. Each country profile offers a detailed Top Insights for Life diving deep into what makes that particular culture tick.

This 416-page volume, packed full of expertly-sourced information and stunning photography, will tell you how to eat as well as the French, enjoy life as much as the Costa Ricans, live as thoughtfully as the Scandinavians and be as healthy as the Japanese.
Get ready to learn plenty of life lessons that you can implement!

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