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Born To Walk: The Transformative Power of a Pedestrian Act

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Born To Walk: The Transformative Power of a Pedestrian Act

Dan Rubinstein

Memoirs; Popular medicine & health; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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The humble act of putting one foot in front of the other transcends age, geography, culture, and class, and is one of the... [more]

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Five Nights in Paris: After Dark in the City of Light

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Five Nights in Paris: After Dark in the City of Light

John Baxter

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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The preeminent expat writer on Paris and author of The Most Beautiful Walk in the World takes you on an unforgettable nocturnal... [more]

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Between East and West: Across the Borderlands of Europe

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Between East and West: Across the Borderlands of Europe

Anne Applebaum

History; European history; Asian history; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

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As Europe's borderlands emerged from Soviet rule, the author travelled from the Baltic to the Black Sea, through Lithuania,... [more]

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The Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia

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The Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia...

Michael Booth

Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes.<br... [more]

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Stamboul Sketches: Encounters in Old Istanbul

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Stamboul Sketches: Encounters in Old Istanbul

John Freely

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Freely reveals a superb eye for the telling details. - The Independent [more]

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Mawson: And the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen

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Mawson: And the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen...

Peter FitzSimons

Biography; Expeditions

Paperback

The story of Australias most famous polar explorer and the giants from the heroic age of polar exploration Scott, Amundsen... [more]

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Kaleidoscope City: A Year in Varanasi

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Kaleidoscope City: A Year in Varanasi

Piers Moore Ede

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

Hardback

A revealing tour of India's holiest city offers new insight into the country today. [more]

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Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance: 40th Anniversary Edition

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Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance: 40th Anniversary Edition

Robert M. Pirsig

Fiction & Literature; Popular philosophy; Travel writing

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Acclaimed as one of the most exciting books in the history of American letters, this modern epic became an instant bestseller... [more]

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Waterlog

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Waterlog

Roger Deakin

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

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Detained by water bailiffs in Winchester, intercepted in the Fowey estuary by coastguards, mistaken for a suicide on Camber... [more]

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China Days: A Visual Journal from China's Wild West

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China Days: A Visual Journal from China's Wild West

Henrik Drescher

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Artists, art lovers, students, indie illustration buffs and fans of illustrated journaling will be inspired and captivated... [more]

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Seven Walks: Cape Leeuwin to Bundeena

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Seven Walks: Cape Leeuwin to Bundeena

Tom Carment

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Seven Walks captures the feeling of heading out on foot along a narrow track, into a beautiful landscape. [more]

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Freya Stark

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Freya Stark

Caroline Moorehead

Biography: historical, political & military; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Born in Paris in 1893, the wandering life of Freya Stark's childhood left her 'precocious and pretty tough'. Self-disciplined,... [more]

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The Last Train to Zona Verde: Overland from Cape Town to Angola

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The Last Train to Zona Verde: Overland from Cape Town to Angola

Paul Theroux

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Having travelled down the right-hand side of Africa in Dark Star Safari, the author sets out this time from Cape Town, heading... [more]

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The Art of Travel

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The Art of Travel

Alain de Botton

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Provides an insight into everything from holiday romance to hotel mini-bars, airports to sight-seeing. This book suggests... [more]

$26.99

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Arctic Dreams

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Arctic Dreams

Barry Lopez

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

Paperback

`A master nature writer' (New York Times) provides the ultimate natural, social and cultural history of the Arctic landscape.<br... [more]

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Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

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Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

Tim Parks

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Through memorable encounters with ordinary Italians - conductors and ticket collectors, priests and prostitutes, scholars... [more]

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Holloway

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Holloway

Robert Macfarlane, Dan Richards

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Holloway - a hollow way, a sunken path. In July 2005, Robert Macfarlane and Roger Deakin - author of Wildwood - travelled... [more]

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that Fulfilled Shackleton's Dream

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that...

George Lowe, Huw Lewis-Jones, Ranulph Fiennes

Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

A highly engaging and visually spectacular account of the first ever crossing of Antarctica. [more]

$49.99  $40.00

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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

The long-awaited final volume of the trilogy by Patrick Leigh Fermor - hailed as the greatest travel writer of his generation.... [more]

$24.99

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The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

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The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

Ernesto 'Che' Guevara

Biography: general; Memoirs; History; Politics & government; Travel writing

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These travel diaries capture the essence and exuberrance of the legendary Che Guevara. In January 1952, the young Ernesto... [more]

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Neither Here, Nor There: Travels in Europe

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Neither Here, Nor There: Travels in Europe

Bill Bryson

Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Bill Bryson's first travel book, The Lost Continent, was unanimously acclaimed as one of the funniest books in years. [more]

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Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey Into the Uncharted Tributaries of the Western Amazon

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Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey Into the Uncharted Tributaries of...

Paul Rosolie

Biography: general; Forests, rainforests; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Hardback

The explorer and conservationist relives his amazing odyssey exploring the heart of the most biodiversity-rich place on the... [more]

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Destination Cambodia

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Destination Cambodia

Walter Mason

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Join intrepid traveller, Walter Mason - author of Destination Saigon - on a colourful adventure to one of the world's hottest... [more]

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

Artemis Cooper

Biography; Biography: general; Classic travel writing

Paperback

The authorized biography shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year, the National Book Awards and the Costa Biography Award... [more]

$22.99

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The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

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The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

Robert Macfarlane

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Written by a nature writer who was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize 2012, this title offers an exploration of the... [more]

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