Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues

Leave Only Footprints: My Acadia-to-Zion Journey Through Every National Park Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984823540
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Published: Crown - April 7th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A delightful sampler plate of our national parks, written with charisma and erudition.”—Nick Offerman, author of Paddle Your Own Canoe


Three Tigers, One Mountain: A Journey Through the Bitter History and Current Conflicts of China, Korea, and Japan Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250114068
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Published: St. Martin's Press - April 14th, 2020

From the author of The Almost Nearly Perfect People, a lively tour through Japan, Korea, and China, exploring the intertwined cultures and often fraught history of these neighboring countries.


Braver Than You Think: Around the World on the Trip of My (Mother's) Lifetime Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640092921
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - May 12th, 2020

Newly married and established in her career as an award-winning newspaper journalist, Maggie Downs quits her job, sells her belongings, and embarks on the solo trip of a lifetime: Her mother's.


Union: A Democrat, a Republican, and a Search for Common Ground Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316423793
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 21st, 2020

Two friends -- a Democrat and a Republican -- travel across America "on a deeply personal journey through the heart of a divided nation...to find growth, hope and fundamental strength in their own lives" (Bob Woodward) and the country they love, in good times and bad.


The Summer Isles: A Voyage of the Imagination Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781783783007
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Published: Granta Books - June 2nd, 2020

From the acclaimed author of Rising Ground, this is the story of a sea voyage to the Summer Isles, an enticing, periodically inhabited archipelago off the Scottish Highlands. To reach them, Marsden must head north, sailing a course along the exposed and exhilarating western coasts of Ireland and Scotland.


Walking to Samarkand: The Great Silk Road from Persia to Central Asia Cover Image
By Bernard Ollivier, Dan Golembeski (Translated by)
$23.99
ISBN: 9781510746893
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Published: Skyhorse - April 14th, 2020

Acclaimed journalist Bernard Ollivier continues his epic journey across Persia and Central Asia as he walks the length of the Great Silk Road. 
 
Walking to Samarkand is journalist Bernard Ollivier’s stunning account of the second leg of his 7,200-mile walk from Istanbul, Turkey, to Xi’an, China, along the Silk Road--the longest an


Frances Mayes Always Italy Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781426220913
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Published: National Geographic - March 31st, 2020

The world's favorite expert on la dolce vita (Under the Tuscan Sun author) guides readers through Italy's iconic regions, replete with lavish National Geographic images.


Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374157333
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 3rd, 2020

A profound meditation on climate change and the Anthropocene and an urgent search for the fossils—industrial, chemical, geological—that humans are leaving behind

What will the world look like in ten thousand years—or ten million? What kinds of stories will be told about us?


For the Love of Europe: My Favorite Places, People, and Stories Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781641711319
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Published: Rick Steves - July 7th, 2020

After 40+ years of writing about Europe, Rick Steves has gathered 100 of his favorite memories together into one inspiring collection: For the Love of Europe: My Favorite Places, People, and Stories.


See You in the Piazza: New Places to Discover in Italy Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780451497703
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Published: Broadway Books - March 10th, 2020

The bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun discovers the hidden pleasures of Italy in a sumptuous travel narrative that crisscrosses the country, with inventive new recipes celebrating Italian cuisine.
 
Don’t miss Frances Mayes in PBS’s Dream of Italy: Tuscan Sun Special!


Beneath My Feet: Writers on Walking Cover Image
By Duncan Minshull (Editor), Duncan Minshull (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781912559190
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Published: Notting Hill Editions - March 31st, 2020

“Above all, do not lose your desire to walk: every day I walk myself into a state of well-being and walk away from every illness.” —Søren Kierkegaard 


Hidden Places: An Inspired Traveller's Guide (Inspired Traveller’s Guides) Cover Image
By Sarah Baxter, Amy Grimes (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781781319208
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Published: White Lion Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

Wander off the beaten track to uncover the world’s most secret destinations through insightful text and beautiful hand-drawn illustrations: discover an ancient gateway to the Mayan underworld, a mysterious underwater monument sunken off the Ryukyu Islands in Japan or a prehistoric village covered for centuries by a huge sand dune in the Orkney Islands.

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