When one goes off adventuring, certain essentials are in order. A few things come to mind—passport, watch, fake moustache set. Do yourself (and your secret identities) a solid and grab the Lonely Planet Best Of Set. 1000 Ultimate Sights includes loads of iconic buildings, awesome canyons, weird monuments, vast animal migrations, and romantic vistas among its selection of man-made marvels and natural wonders. Best in Travel 2013 is a roundup of the best places to visit and things to do all around the world right now.
1000 Ultimate Sights is a 352 page softcover book. Best in Travel 2013 is a 224 page softcover book.