We're long-time fans of the vintage style of Herb Lester's maps to destinations all over the world. The problem can be knowing which one to pick. That problem is partly solved with the launch of London and New York: The Collected Guides.
If you think maps are a boring relic of a bygone age since the arrival of GPS, you obviously haven't discovered the work of Herb Lester Associates. Which means you probably need to invest in the company's latest work, The Raymond Chandler Map Of Los Angeles.
A fascinating building and a sympathetic retro renovation in a lovely part of the world: there's plenty to recommend a stay in The Control Tower, Walsingham, Norfolk.
Fancy living out your midcentury fantasy for just a week or two? You can do that by booking yourself into this 1970s Peter Aldington-designed Anderton House in Goodleigh, Devon, which is available as a holiday let.