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Beyond the Footpath: Mindful Adventures for Modern Pilgrims

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Beyond the Footpath: Mindful Adventures for Modern Pilgrims

Clare Gogerty

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Hardback

A practical and inspirational guide to modern pilgrimages: the art of mindful walks to a place of meaning. [more]

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Dining with the Durrells: Stories and Recipes from the Cookery Archive of Mrs Louisa Durrell

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Dining with the Durrells: Stories and Recipes from the Cookery Archive of...

David Shimwell, Lee Durrell

Memoirs; National & regional cuisine; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Explore the story of the Durrell family through the recipes and the food they enjoyed cooking and eating at parties, dinners... [more]

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The Meaning of Rice: And Other Tales from the Belly of Japan

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The Meaning of Rice: And Other Tales from the Belly of Japan

Michael Booth

Food & society; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

**Shortlisted for the 2017 Andre Simon Food and Drink Book Awards****Shortlisted for the 2018 Fortnum & Mason Food Book Award**'The... [more]

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Letters from Iceland

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Letters from Iceland

W. H. Auden, Louis MacNeice

Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

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In the summer of 1936, W H Auden and Louis MacNeice visited Iceland on commission to write a travel book, but found themselves... [more]

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

Ben Fogle

Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

My eyes lifted to the horizon and the unmistakable snowy outline of Everest.<br... [more]

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The Existential Englishman: Paris Among the Artists

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The Existential Englishman: Paris Among the Artists

Michael Peppiatt

Memoirs; History; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Travel writing

Hardback

A love letter to Paris and a memoir of a life spent at its bohemian heart, rich with adventures, misadventures and the beauty... [more]

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Curiosities and Splendour: An anthology of classic travel literature

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Curiosities and Splendour: An anthology of classic travel literature

Lonely Planet

Anthologies (non-poetry); Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Hardback

A collection of classic travel writing from great authors and adventurers, including Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain,... [more]

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture...

Iain Sinclair

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history; Public health & preventive medicine; Human geography; Travel writing

Paperback

Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us,... [more]

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Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

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Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

Norman Davies

History; General & world history; Travel writing

Paperback

After decades of writing about European history, Norman Davies embarked upon an extended journey that took him round the world.... [more]

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year Award

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford...

Alev Scott

Regional & national history; Religion & politics; Geopolitics; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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A journey across the former Ottoman Empire reveals the legacy of its influence on people from the Balkans to the Levant, and... [more]

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Swiss Watching: Inside the Land of Milk and Money

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Swiss Watching: Inside the Land of Milk and Money

Diccon Bewes

European history; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A brand new edition of the international bestseller. Swiss Watching is a fascinating journey around Switzerland that goes... [more]

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The Rhine: Following Europe's Greatest River from Amsterdam to the Alps

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The Rhine: Following Europe's Greatest River from Amsterdam to the Alps...

Ben Coates

European history; Physical geography & topography; Cycling; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Ben Coates, author of Why the Dutch are Different, cycles the Rhine river from mouth to source, discovering the mark it makes... [more]

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Hiking with Nietzsche: Becoming Who You Are

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Hiking with Nietzsche: Becoming Who You Are

John Kaag

Philosophy; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel writing

Hardback

Hiking with Nietzsche: Becoming Who You Are is a tale of two philosophical journeys - one made by John Kaag as an introspective... [more]

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The Incidental Tourist

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The Incidental Tourist

Peter Doherty

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Join Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty on his extraordinary adventures around... [more]

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This is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow

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This is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow

David Ariosto

History; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

Hardback

An exploration of Cuba's Cold War mindset and a people in the throes of transition, with tales of run-ins with spies, secret... [more]

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The Other

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The Other

Ryszard Kapuscinski

History; Travel writing

Paperback

The master of literary reportage reflects on the West's encounters with the non-European. [more]

$19.99

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More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

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More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

Hardback

The second volume of exuberant, lively letters from legendary travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor The first collection of... [more]

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Green Nomads Wild Places

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Green Nomads Wild Places

Bob Brown, Paul Thomas

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

Hardback

Visit some of the most remote and beautiful places of south and west Australia in Green Nomads Wild Places, Bob Brown and... [more]

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

Paperback

This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

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Eastern Horizons: Hitchhiking the Silk Road

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Eastern Horizons: Hitchhiking the Silk Road

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his youthful expedition to Central Asia. [more]

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Travels in a Dervish Cloak

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Travels in a Dervish Cloak

Isambard Wilkinson

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A funny, hashish? and whisky?scented travel book from the frontline, full of open?hearted delight and a poignant lust for... [more]

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Hello, Shadowlands: Inside the Meth Fiefdoms, Rebel Hideouts and Bomb-Scarred Party Towns of Southeast Asia

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Hello, Shadowlands: Inside the Meth Fiefdoms, Rebel Hideouts and Bomb-Scarred...

Patrick Winn

Biography; Organised crime; Politics & government; Travel writing

Paperback

An expose of Southeast Asia's criminal underworld in the 21st century and its surprising links to the West. [more]

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Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba

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Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba

Sarah Rainsford

History; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government; Travel writing

Hardback

A BBC correspondent's insight into a nation on the brink of change [more]

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

William Atkins

Arid zones, deserts; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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But for those whose call deserts home, the 'hideous blanks' described by explorers are rich in resources and significance.<br... [more]

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Singapore Dream and Other Adventures: Travel Writings from an Asian Journey

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Singapore Dream and Other Adventures: Travel Writings from an Asian Journey...

Herman Hesse

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Hermann Hesse's voyage to the East Indies, recorded in journal entries and other writings translated into English for the... [more]

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