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Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues - Bestsellers - Page 7

Travels in Siberia Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780312610609
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Published: Picador - September 27th, 2011

New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year
A Boston Globe Best Book of 2010
A Christian Science Monitor Best Book of 2010
A San Francisco Chronicle Top 10 Books of 2010
A Washington Post Best Book of the Year
A Kansas City Star 100 Best Books of 2010
A St. Louis Post-Dispatch Best of 2010


The Deepest South of All: True Stories from Natchez, Mississippi Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501177828
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 1st, 2020

Bestselling travel writer Richard Grant offers an entertaining and profound look at a city like no other.

Natchez, Mississippi, once had more millionaires per capita than anywhere else in America, and its wealth was built on slavery and cotton. Today it has the greatest concentration of antebellum mansions in the South, and a culture full of unexpected contradictions.


The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781876175702
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Published: Ocean Press - August 1st, 2003


The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey (Che Guevara Publishing Project) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781920888107
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Published: Ocean Press - September 1st, 2004

The book of the popular movie STARRING GAEL GARCIA BERNAL NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The young Che Guevara's lively and highly entertaining travel diary.This new, expanded edition features exclusive, unpublished photos taken by the 23-year-old Ernesto on his journey across a continent, and a tender preface by Aleida Guevara, offering an insightful perspective on the man and the icon.


No Touch Monkey!: And Other Travel Lessons Learned Too Late Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781580056014
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Published: Seal Press - August 25th, 2015

Zine queen Ayun Halliday confesses the best-and worst-of her globetrotting misadventures. "I laughed hard on nearly every page of this shockingly intimate memoir and deeply funny book." -- Stephen Colbert


The Lunatic Express: Discovering the World . . . via Its Most Dangerous Buses, Boats, Trains, and Planes Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780767929813
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Published: Crown - June 7th, 2011

Indonesian Ferry Sinks.  Peruvian Bus Plunges Off Cliff. African Train Attacked by Mobs. 


Volcano: A Memoir of Hawai'i (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780679767480
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Published: Vintage - May 28th, 1996

Part memoir, part Japanese American family chronicle, part luminous work of natural history, Volcano tells what happened when Hongo returned to his birthplace in Hawai'i, as a young man, to reclaim its dreamlike landscape and his own elusive past. A magnificant evocation of heritage and place.


Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780312422608
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Published: Picador - August 1st, 2003

In an exhilarating tale of historic adventure, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Confederates in the Attic retraces the voyages of Captain James Cook, the Yorkshire farm boy who drew the map of the modern world


Walking the Woods and the Water: In Patrick Leigh Fermor's footsteps from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781857886436
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Published: Nicholas Brealey - September 12th, 2017

In 1933, the eighteen year old Patrick Leigh Fermor set out in a pair of hobnailed boots to chance and charm his way across Europe, like a tramp, a pilgrim or a wandering scholar.


A Beginner's Guide to Japan: Observations and Provocations (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781101973479
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Published: Vintage - June 2nd, 2020

“Arguably the greatest living travel writer” (Outside magazine), Pico Iyer has called Japan home for more than three decades. But, as he is the first to admit, the country remains an enigma even to its long-term residents.


Six Months With Three Pairs Of Undies: The Pacific Crest Trail Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9789464063479
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Published: Friendlyhiker.com - October 28th, 2020

"One of the best books ever written about the PCT. A true personal story and a real homage to the trail and its people." D. McKinsky"An amazing and very impressive story. This is a wonderful book for people who enjoy a challenge. 'The Ultimate Challenge' might have been a good title for this book as well." J.


To the Lake: A Balkan Journey of War and Peace Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781644450260
Availability: Backordered
Published: Graywolf Press - August 4th, 2020

The celebrated author of Border explores a mysterious, ancient, and little-understood corner of Europe