Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of Travel writing


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Travel writing

313 results

One Mallorcan Summer

978/178/685/9781786850430.jpg

One Mallorcan Summer

Peter Kerr

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Spring sees Peter Kerr and family relaxing into a supposedly simpler way of life, growing oranges on their little valley farm... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Curiosities Of Paris: An Idiosyncratic Guide To Overlooked Delights... Hidden In Plain Sight

978/168/137/9781681371108.jpg

Curiosities Of Paris: An Idiosyncratic Guide To Overlooked Delights... Hidden...

Dominique Lesbros, Simon Beaver

Travel & holiday; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides; Travel writing

Paperback

Illustrated with 800 color photographs, this fact-packed treasury leads readers through the streets of Paris and, by pointing... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Istanbul: Memories and the City (The Illustrated Edition)

978/057/133/9780571330348.jpg

Istanbul: Memories and the City (The Illustrated Edition)

Orhan Pamuk

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

Hardback

Like the Dublin of Joyce and Jan Morris' Venice, Orhan Pamuk's bestselling Istanbul: Memories of a City is a triumphant encounter... [more]

$49.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

978/147/362/9781473622494.jpg

Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

Paperback

A revelatory collection of letters written by the author of The Broken Road [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Neon Pilgrim

978/192/538/9781925384956.jpg

Neon Pilgrim

Lisa Dempster

Buddhist worship, rites & ceremonies; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

978/178/607/9781786071668.jpg

Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

Peter Fiennes

Physical geography & topography; Conservation of the environment; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Dazzling, passionate nature writing - a celebration of Britain's woods and forests and a rousing call to fight for them [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal

978/178/060/9781780601076.jpg

On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal

Mary Taylore Simeti

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

With both a native s intimacy and the fresh-eye of an outsider, Simeti celebrates the Mediterranean island she and the Greek... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Good Life in France: In Pursuit of the Rural Dream

978/178/243/9781782437321.jpg

My Good Life in France: In Pursuit of the Rural Dream

Janine Marsh

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Ten years ago, Janine Marsh decided to leave her corporate life behind to fix up a run-down barn in northern France. This... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Grand Tour Guide to the World

978/000/825/9780008257859.jpg

The Grand Tour Guide to the World

TBC Author

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Motor cars: general interest; TV tie-in humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

The world is a big place full of interesting things. And The Grand Tour has seen some of them. That's why few people are better... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Other Russias

978/184/614/9781846149511.jpg

Other Russias

Victoria Lomasko

Drawing & drawings; Reportage & collected journalism; History; Politics & government; Travel writing

Paperback

What does it mean to live in Russia today? What is it like to grow up in a forgotten city, to be a migrant worker or to grow... [more]

$45.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Walking Through Spring

978/000/815/9780008156145.jpg

Walking Through Spring

Graham Hoyland

The countryside, country life; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

`The most effective advertisement for the countryside I've ever encountered' Daily MailWalking Through Spring follows Graham... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Best Women's Travel Writing, Volume 11: True Stories from Around the World

978/160/952/9781609521110.jpg

The Best Women's Travel Writing, Volume 11: True Stories from Around the...

Lavinia Spalding

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Since publishing the original edition of A Woman’s World in 1995, Travelers’ Tales has been the recognized national... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
India (An Area of Darkness / A Wounded Civilization / A Million Mutinies Now)

978/150/983/9781509832125.jpg

India (An Area of Darkness / A Wounded Civilization / A Million Mutinies...

V. S. Naipaul

Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Asian history; Social & cultural history; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Part of the Picador Classic series with an introduction from Paul Theroux. [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Greece: A Literary Guide for Travellers

978/178/453/9781784533809.jpg

Greece: A Literary Guide for Travellers

Michael Carroll

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

An engaging portrait of the unparalleled literary history of Greece [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta

978/140/888/9781408888889.jpg

The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta

Kushanava Choudhury

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

Hardback

First published in Great Britain in 2017. [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Durrells of Corfu

978/178/125/9781781257883.jpg

The Durrells of Corfu

Michael Haag

Biography; Biography: general; Travel writing

Paperback

The recent TV award winning adaption The Durrells left its fans with questions: What happened to the family - and what took... [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Crofter and the Laird: Life on an Hebridean Island

978/190/797/9781907970917.jpg

The Crofter and the Laird: Life on an Hebridean Island

John McPhee

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

McPhee gives readers a deep and rich portrait of the terrain, the history, the legends, and the people of this fragment of... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Silly Isles

978/073/228/9780732285944.jpg

Silly Isles

Eric Campbell

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

From the bestselling author of Absurdistan, a hilarious tour through small but very strange places. No man is an island. But... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations

978/080/322/9780803222922.jpg

Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations

Jay M. Chladek

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Space science; Expeditions

Hardback

A vast trove of stories filled with excitement, danger, humor, sadness, failure, and success, Outposts on the Frontier reveals... [more]

$66.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Why the Dutch are Different: A Journey into the Hidden Heart of the Netherlands: From Amsterdam to Zwarte Piet, the acclaimed guide to travel in Holland

978/185/788/9781857886856.jpg

Why the Dutch are Different: A Journey into the Hidden Heart of the Netherlands:...

Ben Coates

Society & Social Sciences; Travel writing

Paperback

Why the Dutch are Different is the internationally bestselling portrait of a fascinating people and the country that was the... [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
South and West: From a Notebook

978/000/825/9780008257286.jpg

South and West: From a Notebook

Joan Didion

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Literary essays; Travel writing

Paperback

From one of the most important chroniclers of our time, come two extended excerpts from her never-before-seen notebooks-writings... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Crying of the Wind: Ireland

978/072/061/9780720618945.jpg

The Crying of the Wind: Ireland

Ithell Colquhoun

Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

The Crying of the Wind and The Living Stones make up British Surrealist Ithell Colquhoun's unique memoirs and travelogues,... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Return to Moscow

978/174/258/9781742589299.jpg

Return to Moscow

Tony Kevin

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

<div>Forty-eight years ago, a young and apprehensive Tony Kevin set off with his family on his first diplomatic posting, to... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys

978/174/245/9781742459493.jpg

A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys

Sarah Baxter

General & world history; Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

A History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys is a beautifully illustrated guide to the top 500 railway journeys that traverse... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Lines in the Sand: Collected Journalism

978/147/460/9781474605168.jpg

Lines in the Sand: Collected Journalism

Adrian Gill

Reportage & collected journalism; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Travel writing

Paperback

A collection of the very best recent journalism of A. A. Gill, 'by miles, the most brilliant journalist of our age' (Lynn... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.