Navigation

Genre: Travel

South Toward Home: Travels in Southern Literature

A literary travelogue that ventures deep into the heart of classic Southern literature.As the writer Elif Batuman did for Russian literature in The Possessed, Margaret Eby does for Southern literature in this charming book of literary exploration. From Mississippi (William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, Richard Wright, Barry Hannah) to Alabama (Harper Lee, Truman Capote) to Geor

Books in Travel

1000 Places to See Before You Die Travelers Journal (Travel Journal)

Intended for people who love to travel and want an elegant place to record their experiences. This journal includes travellers lists and quotes. It also provides information about: time zones, conversion charts, telephone codes, mini-translation guides, and more.

Genre: Travel

Rick Steves London 2016

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in London.With the self-guided tours in this book, youll explore historic Big Ben, bustling Trafalgar Square, and the Tower of London�home of the crown jewels. Learn how to save time and money on the Tube, and how to avoid the mobs at the Changing of the Guard. Investigate Londons world-

Books in Travel

In a Sunburned Country

Bill Bryson follows his Appalachian amble, A Walk in the Woods, with the story of his exploits in Australia, where A-bombs go off unnoticed, prime ministers disappear into the surf, and cheery citizens coexist with the worlds deadliest creatures: toxic caterpillars, aggressive seashells, crocodiles, sharks, snakes, and the deadliest of them all, the dreaded box jellyfish.

Category: Travel

Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

They were young, brilliant, and bold. They set out to conquer the world. But the world had other plans for them.Bestselling author Susan Jane Gilmans new memoir is a hilarious and harrowing journey, a modern heart of darkness filled with Communist operatives, backpackers, and pancakes.In 1986, fresh out of college, Gilman and her friend Claire yearned to do something dar

Genre: Travel

Down Under

Librarians Note: Alternate cover edition for ISBN 055299703X/ 9780552997034As his many British fans already know, bearded Yankee butterball Bill Bryson specialises in going to countries we think we know well, only to return with travelogues that are surprisingly cynical and yet shockingly affectionate. Its a unique style, possibly best suited to the worlds weirder desti

Books in Travel

Travels In The Scottish Lowlands: Top Spots To See

Heading to Scotland? Make sure you get the most out of your visit to this glorious country by reading this booklet. Kristie Dean, author of How I Travel to Europe Every Year on a Teachers Salary, has been to Scotland many times. Travels in the Scottish Lowlands: Top Spots to See is the result of her experiences. Theres no fluff in this booklet - its straight to th

Travel books

The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes From a Small Island(Notes from a Small Island 2)

Bill Bryson returns to his internationally beloved topic, Britain, with his first travel book in fifteen years.In 1995, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his home. The hilarious book he wrote about that journey, Notes from a Small Island, became one of the most loved books of recent decades.Now, in this h

Travel books

The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island(Notes from a Small Island 2)

Over twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his home. The hilarious book he wrote about that journey, Notes from a Small Island, became one of the most loved books of recent decades, and was voted in a BBC poll as the book that best represents Britain. Now, for his first travel book in fifteen ye

Books in Travel

1,000 Places to See Before You Die, updated ed. (2010) (1,000... Before You Die Books)

Introducing the Eighth Wonder of travel books, the New York Times bestseller thats been hailed by CBS-TV as one of the best books of the year and praised by Newsweek as the book that tells you whats beautiful, whats inspiring, whats fun and whats just unforgettable everywhere on earth.Packed with recommendations of the worlds best places to visit, on and off the b

1 2 3