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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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Underland: A Deep Time Journey

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Underland: A Deep Time Journey

Robert Macfarlane

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology; Travel writing

Hardback

From the best-selling, award-winning author of Landmarks and The Old Ways, a haunting voyage into the planet's past and future.... [more]

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Bradshaw's Handbook

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Bradshaw's Handbook

George Bradshaw

History; British & Irish history; Trains & railways: general interest; Classic travel writing

Hardback

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves... [more]

$26.95

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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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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 LOUIS ROEDERER INTERNATIONAL WINE BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2018 SHORTLISTED FOR THE FORTNUM AND MASON AWARDS,... [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; Advocate - History

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 Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma

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A Savage Dreamland: Journeys in Burma

David Eimer

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

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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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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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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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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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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From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home

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From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home

Tembi Locke

Biography; Memoirs; Travel writing

Paperback

A REESE WITHERSPOON x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB PICK A poignant and transporting cross-cultural love story set against the... [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]

$22.99

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

Christopher Hope

History; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Politics & government; Travel writing

Paperback

From one of South Africa's finest writers comes a powerful exploration of politics, race and population in the post-Apartheid... [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]

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Figures in a Landscape: People and Places

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Figures in a Landscape: People and Places

Paul Theroux

Memoirs; Literary essays; Travel writing

Paperback

A delectable collection of Theroux's recent writing on great places, people, and prose. [more]

$22.99

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Autumn Light: Japan's Season of Fire and Farewells

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Autumn Light: Japan's Season of Fire and Farewells

Pico Iyer

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

For decades now, Pico Iyer has been based for much of the year in Nara, Japan, where he and his Japanese wife, Hiroko, share... [more]

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Couchsurfing in Russia: Friendships and Misadventures Behind Putin's Curtain

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Couchsurfing in Russia: Friendships and Misadventures Behind Putin's Curtain...

Stephan Orth

Memoirs; History; Society & culture: general; Travel writing

Paperback

'In the late summer of 2016,' writes award-winning travel writer Stephan Orth, 'a journey to Russia feels like visiting enemy... [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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Journeys

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Journeys

Stefan Zweig

Literary essays; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Essays taken from Auf riesen --T.p. verso. [more]

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Alice to Prague: The Charming True Story of an Outback Girl Who Finds Adventure - and Love - on the Other Side of the World

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Alice to Prague: The Charming True Story of an Outback Girl Who Finds Adventure...

Tanya Heaslip

Biography; Memoirs; Travel writing

Paperback

'I loved it! I laughed and cried and it was very hard to put down.' Fleur McDonald, bestselling author of Where the River... [more]

$29.99

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Walking: One Step at a Time

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Walking: One Step at a Time

Erling Kagge

Mind, Body, Spirit; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Originally published in Norway as A g a. Ett skritt av gangen by Kagge Forlag AS, Oslo, in 2018. [more]

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The Pianist of Damascus

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The Pianist of Damascus

Aeham Ahmad

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

Paperback

A powerful, moving account of life in Damascus, and a story of how the power of music can unite people in the face conflict.<br... [more]

$35.00

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