THE FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL
10 Self-Guided Tours
Andrea McCarley, AGM Enterprises,
A charming, useful guide to touring
various parts of Australia, this e-book is
designed for first-time Australia travel-
ers who have a limited amount of time
and wish to maximize their itinerary—
but don’t want to be constrained by a formal tour.
The author has thoughtfully planned out 10 trips travelers
can undertake, without a formal tour guide, in 10- to 14-day
time slots. Each trip has maps, photos and recommendations
for places to visit, as well as advice on what to bring, estimated
travel times and other useful tips. The book also provides
important information, on such topics as obtaining a visa
and auto insurance abroad, that is specifically targeted to an
With more than 140 pictures and 500 up-to-date links that
can be accessed on any device with an internet connection,
this e-book is perfect for the technologically savvy traveler.
Chapters cover topics such as Australia with kids, the Great
Barrier Reef and items of interest for culture buffs. The text
reads like a recommendation from an experienced friend, with
humorous asides and a fun, conversational tone.
Andrea McCarley is a former Foreign Service officer and
private-sector information technology professional who has
spent 16 years in Australia. She currently resides in Honolulu,
Hawaii. To purchase this book, go to 10selfguidedtours.com.
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