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Paris and Other Disappointments

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Paris and Other Disappointments

Adam Rozenbachs

Memoirs; Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Sick of going overseas and enjoying himself, comedian Adam Rozenbachs decided he would take his father on the trip of a lifetime... [more]

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Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen

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Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen

Mary Norris

Language: history & general works; Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

The Comma Queen returns with a fun, witty and wise romp through language and the crystalline Greek coast. [more]

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Venice: A Literary Guide for Travellers

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Venice: A Literary Guide for Travellers

Marie-Jose Gransard

Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Literary companions; Social & cultural history; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Paperback

The first book of its kind on this iconic city. [more]

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Rilke's Venice

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Rilke's Venice

Birgit Haustedt

Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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Birgit Haustedt guides readers through the city of Venice in poet's footsteps, showing us the sights through Rilke's eyes.... [more]

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North Korea Journal

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North Korea Journal

Michael Palin

Photographic reportage; Autobiography: general; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

THE BOOK BEHIND THE HIT CHANNEL 5 DOCUMENTARYA glimpse of life inside the world's most secretive country, as told by Britain's... [more]

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The Pianist of Yarmouk

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The Pianist of Yarmouk

Aeham Ahmad

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Middle Eastern history; Terrorist attack; Travel writing

Paperback

One morning on the outskirts of Damascus, two starving friends are walking through their desolate city and come across a familiar... [more]

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Down and out in Paradise: East - West - Sex - Death

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Down and out in Paradise: East - West - Sex - Death

Luke Williams

Biography; Travel writing

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Luke Williams flies to Kuala Lumpur coming down off crystal meth without plans or much cash. He is in Asia for three years.... [more]

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The Wandering Vine: Wine, the Romans and Me

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The Wandering Vine: Wine, the Romans and Me

Nina Caplan

Wines; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

WINNER OF THE FORTNUM & MASON FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS DEBUT DRINK BOOK OF THE YEAR 2019 WINNER OF THE LOUIS ROEDERER INTERNATIONAL... [more]

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A Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma

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A Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma

David Eimer

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Eimer journeys to the heart of Burma and out to its unexplored vistas, bringing to vivid life all its riches and complexities.... [more]

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Shadow of the Silk Road: Vintage Voyages

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Shadow of the Silk Road: Vintage Voyages

Colin Thubron

Asian history; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Vintage Voyages: A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mindOn buses, donkey carts, trains,... [more]

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Shackleton's Heroes: The Epic Story of the Men Who Kept the Endurance Expedition Alive

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Shackleton's Heroes: The Epic Story of the Men Who Kept the Endurance Expedition...

Wilson McOrist

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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The true story of the men who made Shackleton's most famous expedition possible and paid the highest price for it. [more]

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The Crow Eaters: A journey through South Australia

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The Crow Eaters: A journey through South Australia

Ben Stubbs

Memoirs; History; Travel writing

Paperback

Outsiders think of South Australia as being different, without really knowing much about it. Combining his own travel across... [more]

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A Chip Shop in Poznan: My Unlikely Year in Poland

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A Chip Shop in Poznan: My Unlikely Year in Poland

Ben Aitken

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Why do the Poles leave Poland? Travel writer Ben Aitken booked a one-way ticket to Poznan to find out. This account of his... [more]

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The Pursuit of Art: Travels, Encounters and Revelations

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The Pursuit of Art: Travels, Encounters and Revelations

Martin Gayford

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Travel writing

Hardback

One of our leading art critics and writers, Martin Gayford, recounts his travels and meetings with the world's greatest artists.... [more]

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

The award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his 5,000-mile expedition around the Arabian Peninsula,... [more]

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The Masque of Africa

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The Masque of Africa

V. S. Naipaul

History; Religion: general; Travel writing

Paperback

An astonishingly prescient, beautifully written and deeply humane meditation on belief from the late Nobel Laureate, Sir V.... [more]

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Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age

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Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the...

Sara Wheeler

Literary studies: general; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

At a time of deteriorating relations between Russia and the West, Wheeler searches for a Russia not in the news - a Russia... [more]

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Hippie

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Hippie

Paulo Coelho

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation; Travel writing

Paperback

In the famous Dam Square in Amsterdam he finds young people playing music, while discussing sexual liberation, the expansion... [more]

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Map of Another Town

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Map of Another Town

M.F.K. Fisher, Tatyana Tolstaya

Cookery, food & drink; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

In Map of Another Town, M.F.K. Fisher traces the history of Aix-en-Provence, known for its tree-lined avenues, and ornate... [more]

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Georgia in the Mountains of Poetry

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Georgia in the Mountains of Poetry

Peter Nasmyth

History; European history; Classic travel writing

Paperback

Georgia in the Mountains of Poetry is essential reading for anyone interested in this fascinating region, as well as for students... [more]

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Persian Pictures: From the Mountains to the Sea

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Persian Pictures: From the Mountains to the Sea

Gertrude Bell

Memoirs; Middle Eastern history; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

When Gertrude Bell's uncle was appointed Minister in Tehran in 1891, she declared that the great ambition of her life was... [more]

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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

Adam Weymouth

Fiction & Literature; Canoeing & kayaking; Travel writing

Paperback

Shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 [more]

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Erebus: The Story of a Ship

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Erebus: The Story of a Ship

Michael Palin

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

It's a fascinating story that [Palin] brings full-bloodedly to life.' Guardian `This is an incredible book . Carefully researched... [more]

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The Bells of Old Tokyo: Travels in Japanese Time

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The Bells of Old Tokyo: Travels in Japanese Time

Anna Sherman

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

A hauntingly original book about Tokyo and the Japanese relationship to time, memory and history, seen through the eyes of... [more]

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Epic Continent: Adventures in the Great Stories of Europe

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Epic Continent: Adventures in the Great Stories of Europe

Nicholas Jubber

Literary studies: poetry & poets; European history; Political geography; Travel writing

Paperback

Award-winning travel writer Nicholas Jubber journeys across Europe exploring Europe's epic poems, from the Odyssey to Beowulf,... [more]

$32.99

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