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The Best Moment of Your Life: 100 Life-Changing Travel Experiences

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The Best Moment of Your Life: 100 Life-Changing Travel Experiences

Lonely Planet

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

Hardback

Familiar faces from the world of travel, plus Lonely Planet writers, share their most remarkable, poignant and memorable experiences... [more]

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

Jan Morris

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Travel writing

Hardback

Riffing on cats and Brexit, the Royals and the annoyances of aging, the nonagenarian Jan Morris delights with her wickedly... [more]

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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

Dave Costello, Billi Bierling, Damian Hall

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

Hardback

Trekking Beyond takes you on a journey through the snow-capped peaks of the world's mountains, the sandy dunes of our deserts... [more]

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An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic

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An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic

Daniel Mendelsohn

Biography; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Travel writing

Paperback

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017 From the award-winning, best-selling writer: a deeply... [more]

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Bella Figura: How to Live, Love and Eat the Italian Way

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Bella Figura: How to Live, Love and Eat the Italian Way

Kamin Mohammadi

Memoirs; Diets & dieting; Cookery, food & drink; Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

In 2008, Kamin Mohammadi found herself worn down - by the increasingly unrealistic expectations of her high-flying job in... [more]

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Tangier: A Literary Guide for Travellers

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Tangier: A Literary Guide for Travellers

Josh Shoemake

Literary companions; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Paperback

An edge city, poised at the northernmost tip of Africa, just nine miles across the Strait of Gibraltar from Europe and overlooking... [more]

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The Crossway

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The Crossway

Guy Stagg

Memoirs; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Simultaneously a breathtaking account of a physical journey and a memoir about recovering from mental illness. [more]

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Bee Quest

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Bee Quest

Dave Goulson

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Apiculture (beekeeping); The natural world, country life & pets; Travel writing

Paperback

A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Poland to Patagonia as well as closer to home, amongst the... [more]

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Australia in 100 Places

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Australia in 100 Places

Australian Geographic

Photographs: collections; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing; Gift books

Hardback

At Australian Geographic we know Australia like the back of our hand. [more]

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Islander: A Journey Around Our Archipelago

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Islander: A Journey Around Our Archipelago

Patrick Barkham

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

An enticing exploration of the smallest islands of the British Isles from the award-winning, bestselling author of The Butterfly... [more]

$24.99

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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; Society & culture: general; 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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White Boy Running

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White Boy Running

Christopher Hope

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

Paperback

The classic memoir of growing up in South Africa during the apartheid regime from literary tour de force, Christopher Hope.... [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]

$32.99

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Lonely Planet's Ultimate Eatlist

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Lonely Planet's Ultimate Eatlist

Lonely Planet

TV & celebrity chef cookbooks; National & regional cuisine; Travel & holiday; Restaurant, cafe & pub guides; Travel writing

Hardback

The world's top 500 food experiences - ranked! We asked the planet's top chefs and food writers to name their favourite gastronomic... [more]

$39.99

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Hell'S Traces: One Murder, Two Families, Thirty-Five Holocaust Memorials

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Hell'S Traces: One Murder, Two Families, Thirty-Five Holocaust Memorials...

Victor Ripp

History; Social & cultural history; The Holocaust; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Paperback

An unsentimental meditation on memory and loss that recounts the author's search for a Holocaust memorial that speaks to the... [more]

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Singapore, Singapura: From Miracle to Complacency

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Singapore, Singapura: From Miracle to Complacency

Nicholas Walton

History; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

Hardback

A rich portrait of the ultimate globalised city. [more]

$44.95

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St Petersburg: A Traveller's Reader

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St Petersburg: A Traveller's Reader

Laurence Kelly

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

Paperback

An indispensable literary companion that vividly evokes the life of St Petersburg in the voices of both residents and visitors... [more]

$22.99

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

Mark Kurlansky

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A city of tropical heat, sweat, ramshackle beauty, and its very own cadence--a city that always surprises--Havana is brought... [more]

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The Alps: A Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and Beyond

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The Alps: A Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and Beyond

Stephen O'Shea

History; European history; The Earth: natural history general; Travel writing

Paperback

A blend of contemporary travelogue and historical narrative about the Alps from a graceful and passionate writer (The Washington... [more]

$23.95

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The Call of the Weird: An American Road Trip with Neo-Nazis, Porn Stars and One (Alleged) Space Alien

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The Call of the Weird: An American Road Trip with Neo-Nazis, Porn Stars...

Louis Theroux

Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A funny, insightful journey into what is so wonderfully weird about America by award-winning documentary film maker Louis... [more]

$18.99

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Trans-Europe Express: Tours of a Lost Continent

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Trans-Europe Express: Tours of a Lost Continent

Owen Hatherley

Landscape art & architecture; Urban communities; Human geography; Regional geography; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

A searching, timely account of the condition of contemporary Europe, told... [more]

$35.00

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An Advertisement for Toothpaste

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An Advertisement for Toothpaste

Ryszard Kapuscinski

Reportage & collected journalism; Travel writing

Paperback

'Like rotting stakes in a forest clearing' The great journalist of conflict in the Third World finds an even stranger... [more]

$2.50

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Piers of the Homeless Night

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Piers of the Homeless Night

Jack Kerouac

Reportage & collected journalism; Classic travel writing

Paperback

'See my hand up-tipped, learn the secret of my human heart . . . ' Soaring, freewheeling snapshots of life on the road... [more]

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The Wild Places

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The Wild Places

Robert Macfarlane

The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

'A love song to these islands, an elegant and heartfelt testimony to the value of landscape that we remain in acute danger... [more]

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Notes from the Cevennes: Half a Lifetime in Provincial France

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Notes from the Cevennes: Half a Lifetime in Provincial France

Adam Thorpe

Memoirs; Social & cultural history; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Adam Thorpe's home for the past 25 years has been an old house in the Cevennes, a wild range of mountains in southern France.... [more]

$32.99

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