Traveling on 5

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  1. Book ImageAncient Egypt on 5 Deben a Day

    Donald P. Ryan

    A time-traveler’s guide to sightseeing and survival in the land of the pharaohs.More

  2. Book ImageColonial New England on 5 Shillings a Day

    Bill Scheller

    Navigate the dangerous shoals of Cape Cod, talk politics with John Adams, sample the porridge known as “Indian pudding”—how to get around and enjoy Colonial New England’s towns and scenery.More

  3. Book ImageRenaissance Florence on 5 Florins a Day

    Charles FitzRoy

    Meet the Medicis, visit Leonardo's studio, or dine at a palazzo--your guide to Tuscany's splendid era.More

  4. Book ImageThe Wild West on 5 Bits a Day

    Joan Tapper

    Board a stagecoach, meet Wyatt Earp, and raise the roof in a cow-town saloon—your guide to traveling, eating, drinking, and surviving in frontier America.More

  5. Book ImageShakespeare's London on 5 Groats a Day

    Richard Tames

    This fact-packed guide provides all the practical advice a tourist needs to travel back four centuries to explore the booming city of London.More

  6. Book ImageAncient Rome on 5 Denarii a Day

    Philip Matyszak

    "History buffs (or, indeed, anyone with a vivid imagination) will enjoy this witty and erudite—and most unusual—travel guide."—Chicago TribuneMore

  7. Book ImageAncient Athens on 5 Drachmas a Day

    Philip Matyszak

    A time-traveler's guide to sightseeing, shopping, and survival in the city of gods and geniuses.More