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Travel is the movement of people or objects (such as airplanes, boats, trains and other conveyances) between relatively distant geographical locations. The term "travel" originates from the Old French word travail. Travel writing is a genre that has, as its focus, accounts of real or imaginary places. The genre encompasses a number of styles that may range from the documentary to the evocative, from literary to journalistic, and from the humorous to the serious. Travel writing is often associated with tourism, and includes works of an ephemeral nature such as guide books and reviews, with the ...more

Most Read This Week Tagged "Travel"

A Long Way Home
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
The Rules Do Not Apply
The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well
One Indian Girl
The Little Paris Bookshop
The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
Take Me with You
Paris for One and Other Stories
Leaving Blythe River
The Olive Branch
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry (Harold Fry, #1)
Love & Gelato
South and West: From a Notebook
The Signature of All Things
The Wangs vs. the World
At Home in the World: Reflections on Belonging While Wandering the Globe
Beautiful Ruins
The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
Call the Nurse: True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle
The Scavenger's Daughters (Tales of the Scavenger's Daughters, #1)
Heroes of the Frontier
To The Bright Edge of the World
Stranger Than Fanfiction
The High Mountains of Portugal
The Expats
Free Country: A Penniless Adventure the Length of Britain
The Vacationers
Imagine Wanting Only This
The Seven Sisters (The Seven Sisters, #1)
All Summer Long
The Expatriates
Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident
Just One Day (Just One Day, #1)
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting
The Shepherd's Life: A People's History of the Lake District
Dear Bob and Sue [Kindle Edition]
M Train
Paris for One
Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland
A House in the Sky
How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style, and Bad Habits
What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding
In Other Words
Seven Days of You
The Yellow Envelope: One Gift, Three Rules, and a Life-Changing Journey Around the World
The Path of the Storm (Evermen Saga, #3)
Mrs. Queen Takes the Train
The Island House
The Penguin Lessons
Just One Year (Just One Day, #2)
The Geography of You and Me
Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail
The Mountain Shadow
The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Living Well
Just One Night (Just One Day, #2.5)
Etta and Otto and Russell and James
With This Heart
Walk to Beautiful: The Power of Love and a Homeless Kid Who Found the Way
Without You, There Is No Us: My Time with the Sons of North Korea's Elite
The People in the Trees
My Grape Village: The Sequel to the Bestseller "My Grape Escape"
The Wild Truth: A Memoir
Bleaker House: Chasing My Novel to the End of the World
Speaking American: How Y'all, Youse, and You Guys Talk: A Visual Guide
Apricot Kisses
Let's Get Lost
Finding Fraser
Summer at Sea (Summer #1)
The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty
Thin Air
Dan and Phil Go Outside
Where the Road Takes Me
Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice and London
Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers
The Out of Office Girl
Walden on Wheels: On the Open Road from Debt to Freedom
Chasing Paris
The Clasp
Meant to Be
Roman Crazy
The Silk Roads: A New History of the World
Dispatches from Pluto: Lost and Found in the Mississippi Delta
Roads To Mussoorie
On Trails: An Exploration
Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition
The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon
Natural Born Heroes: How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance
Alone on the Wall
The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
Yes, Chef
Balancing on Blue - Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail
A Paris Apartment

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