Christopher P. Baker has written, photographed and contributed to more than two dozen travel books for such leading publishers as Dorling Kindersley, Fodor’s, Frommers, Lonely Planet, National Geographic, Time-Life, etc.

His literary travelog, Mi Moto Fidel: Motorcycling Through Castro’s Cuba, is a two-time national book award winner.


City-Region Guidebooks

America on Wheels: California & Nevada (co-authored)
California (Prentice Hall, co-authored)
Eyewitness Back Roads California (co-authored)
Eyewitness San Francisco and The Bay Area (co-authored), 2019 ed
Eyewitness Travel Top 10 California Wine Country
Eyewitness Travel Caribbean (co-authored)
Great Destinations: Palm Springs & Desert Resorts
Moon Havana Spotlight
Moon Arenal & Monteverde Spotlight
Moon Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast Spotlight
Moon Costa Rica’s Nicoya Peninsula Spotlight

Country Guidebooks

Eyewitness Travel Costa Rica
Eyewitness Travel Top 10 Cuba
Eyewitness Travel Top 10 Puerto Rico
Fodor’s Puerto Rico (co-authored)
Great Destinations: Dominican Republic
Great Destinations: Panama
Lonely Planet The Bahamas, Turks & Caicos (first and second eds.)
Lonely Planet Jamaica (first and second eds.)
Moon Cuba Handbook
Moon Costa Rica Handbook
National Geographic Traveler Arizona (co-authored) 2019 ed
National Geographic Traveler California (co-authored)
National Geographic Traveler Colombia
National Geographic Traveler Costa Rica
National Geographic Traveler Cuba
National Geographic Traveler Dominican Republic
National Geographic Traveler London Walking Guide (co-authored) 2019 ed
National Geographic Traveler Panama
National Geographic Traveler Scotland (co-authored) 2019 ed
Puerto Rico: An Introduction & Guide
Traveler’s Companion Costa Rica (co-authored)

Coffee Table Books

Cuba Classics: A Celebration of Vintage American Automobiles
Eyewitness Travel: Roads Less Traveled (co-authored)
Eyewitness Travel: Where to Go When (co-authored)
Eyewitness Travel: Where to Go When The Americas (co-authored)
Voyages: The Romance of Cruising (co-authored)
World Travel: A Guide to International Eco-Journeys (co-authored)

Literary Travel Books

I Should Have Stayed Home: The Worst Trips of Great Writers (co-authored)
Literary Trips: Following in the Footsteps of Fame (co-authored)
Mi Moto Fidel: Motorcycling Through Castro’s Cuba
Motorcycle Messengers: Tales from the Road by Writers Who Ride

 Other Books in Print

Food: True Stories of Life on the Road (co-authored)
Thomas Cook’s Traveller’s Jamaica
Travelers Tales Cuba (co-authored)