If you're looking for a different vacation experience, a place where the respect and care of travelers are shown is genuine, look no further than this guide. Many monasteries and convents around the world offer hospitality to those looking for quiet, rest, reflection, and renewal. This book lists the guest houses in the U.S. and Canada along with contact information, cost, transportaion available, meals provided, its history, nearby points of interest, and special notes. These are all open to pilgrims of any faith. Paperback.