WORLD: Book Towns & Villages

Book Towns : Forty Five Paradises of the Printed Word

Book Towns takes readers on a richly illustrated tour of these captivating, dedicated havens of literature, outlining the origins and development of each community, and offering practical travel advice.

World’s 10 prettiest book towns and villages

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WORLD: Culinary Arts


The CIA’s World Culinary Arts Program is a documentary series that explores the best in food and cooking around the world. The World Culinary Arts Program seeks out the gold standards of culinary traditions, examining iconic recipes of a given country, that when understood, provide a window into the whole of that nation’s culture. Launched in 2005, the program is winner of two James Beard Awards.

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