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Iceland: A Literary Guide for Travellers (Literary Guides for Travellers) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781788311489
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Published: Tauris Parke - May 19th, 2020

A guide to Iceland's rich literary heritage--from Norse witches to contemporary crime fiction.


Rediscovering Travel: A Guide for the Globally Curious Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631496318
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Published: Liveright - November 12th, 2019

A revolutionary philosophy for rookie and veteran travelers alike, Rediscovering Travel “gets to the heart of why we travel” (Matt Kepnes, “Nomadic Matt”).


Field Notes from a Pandemic: A Journey Through a World Suspended Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780771029974
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Published: Signal - September 29th, 2020

A CBC Best Canadian Nonfiction Book of 2020
 
In a book equal parts travelogue and pandemic guide, the journalist Ethan Lou examines the societal effects of COVID-19 and takes us on a mesmerizing journey around a world that will never be the same.


The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot (Landscapes #3) Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780147509796
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Published: Penguin Books - September 24th, 2013

The acclaimed author of The Wild Places and Underland examines the subtle ways we are shaped by the landscapes through which we move

Chosen by Slate as one of the 50 best nonfiction books of the past 25 years


Wandering in Andalusia: The Soul of Southern Spain Cover Image
By Linda Watanabe McFerrin (Editor), Joanna Biggar (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780997705478
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Published: Wanderland Writers - October 19th, 2016

It's interesting that the Wanderland Writers generally tend to head south in their explorations, and nowhere was the southerly route more rewarding than in Andalusia. On this latest adventure, workshop leaders Linda Watanabe McFerrin and Joanna Biggar led the writers on a search for the soul of southern Spain.


The Hidden Ways: Scotland's Forgotten Roads Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781786891037
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Published: Canongate Books - July 6th, 2021

A Pilgrim in Europe: A Time of Gifts Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781508717201
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 13th, 2015

Robert Muirhead walked more than 3500 kilometres on a number of long pilgrimages in Europe, following ancient pilgrim routes that still criss-cross the continent. Some of those amazing journeys are described in the book. Find out how his days unfolded and how he coped with the challenges and problems that confronted him.


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The Long Haul: A Trucker's Tales of Life on the Road Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393355871
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 5th, 2018

“There’s nothing semi about Finn Murphy’s trucking tales of The Long Haul.”—Sloane Crosley, Vanity Fair


The Milk Lady of Bangalore: An Unexpected Adventure Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616208677
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 15th, 2019

The elevator door opens. A cow stands inside, angled diagonally to fit. It doesn’t look uncomfortable, merely impatient. “It is for the housewarming ceremony on the third floor,” explains the woman who stands behind the cow, holding it loosely with a rope. She has the sheepish look of a person caught in a strange situation who is trying to act as normal as possible.


Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393348828
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 5th, 2014

“So inviting you might find yourself tempted to give the experience a whirl and ride the Italian trains yourself, book in hand.”—Liesl Schillinger, New York Times Book Review


The Hero's Way: Walking with Garibaldi from Rome to Ravenna Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393866841
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 6th, 2021

The acclaimed author of Italian Ways returns with an exploration into Italy’s past and present—following in the footsteps of Garibaldi’s famed 250-mile journey across the Apennines.


Midnight In Sicily: On Art, Feed, History, Travel and la Cosa Nostra Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780312426842
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Published: Picador - November 27th, 2007

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year

A New York Public Library Best Book of the Year

From the author of M and A Death in Brazil comes Midnight in Sicily.