Have Passport Will Travel
A list of the top armchair travel literature from around the world
1 A Walk in the Woods: Redisc...
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2 In a Sunburned Country
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3 The Great Railway Bazaar
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4 Neither Here nor There: Tra...
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5 Travels with Charley: In Se...
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6 Africa and Back: With Dave ...
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7 In Patagonia
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8 Alaska and Back: With Dave ...
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9 The Old Patagonian Express:...
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10 Foreigner in My Own Backyard
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11 The Songlines
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12 Blue Latitudes: Boldly Goin...
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13 The Snow Leopard
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14 The Lost Continent: Travels...
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15 The Geography of Bliss: One...
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16 Blue Highways
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17 Paris to the Moon
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18 The Innocents Abroad
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19 Holy Cow: An Indian Adventure
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20 Into Thin Air: A Personal A...
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21 A Yank Back to England: The...
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22 China: Portrait of a People
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23 Confederates in the Attic: ...
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24 The Hobbit
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25 Happy Isles of Oceania: Pad...
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26 Railonama
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27 Under the Tuscan Sun
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28 Everything Is Illuminated
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29 The Ends of the Earth: A Jo...
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30 Ghost Train to the Eastern ...
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31 West with the Night
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32 Death in the Afternoon
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33 Roughing It
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34 Tsunami Connection
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35 Slumdog Millionaire
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36 Lost Horizon
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37 Dark Star Safari: Overland ...
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38 The Road to Oxiana
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39 Country Driving: A Journey ...
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40 A Time of Gifts
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41 Voyage of the Beagle
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42 First Comes Love, then Come...
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43 Blood River: A Journey to A...
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44 Arabian Sands
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45 The Places in Between
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46 Round Ireland with a Fridge
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47 A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
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48 Kim
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49 Eat, Pray, Love
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50 Whatever You Do, Don't Run:...
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51 The Beach
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51 From the Holy Mountain: A J...
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53 Seven Years in Tibet
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54 Lost on Planet China: The S...
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55 Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A ...
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56 The Journals of Lewis and C...
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57 Extraordinary Dreams of an ...
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58 走得越远,离自己越近
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59 A Sense of the World: How a...
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60 In Siberia
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61 Following the Equator: A Jo...
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62 Skeletons on the Zahara: A ...
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63 Between the Woods and the W...
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64 Terra Incognita: Travels in...
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64 Wild: From Lost to Found on...
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66 The Sex Lives of Cannibals:...
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67 The Valleys of the Assassin...
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68 Catfish and Mandala: A Two-...
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69 Tai-Pan (Asian Saga, #2)
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70 Over the Edge of the World:...
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71 The City Of Light: The Hidd...
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72 Gentlemen of the Road
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73 Istanbul: Memories and the ...
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74 A Moveable Feast
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75 Tsunami Connection
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76 Unsavory Elements: Stories ...
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77 Modoc: The True Story of th...
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78 Hokkaido Highway Blues
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79 City of Djinns: A Year in D...
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79 Nine Parts of Desire: The H...
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79 The Time Traveler's Wife
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82 Night Train to Turkistan: M...
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83 Coming into the Country
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83 Finding George Orwell in Burma
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85 The Global Soul: Jet Lag, S...
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86 Travels with a Tangerine: A...
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87 The Boy Who Harnessed the W...
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88 My Life in France
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89 Lost in Mongolia: Rafting t...
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90 Turn Right at Machu Picchu:...
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91 The Way of the World
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92 Holidays in Hell: In Which ...
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93 Kon-Tiki
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94 Travels in Siberia
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95 A Lady's Life in the Rocky ...
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95 The Pale Abyssinian
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95 Caravans
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98 The Travels
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99 13 Little Blue Envelopes (L...
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99 Ada: Legend of a Healer
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message 2: by Diane (new)

Diane If you love world literature, please check out my Goodreads group:

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message 1: by BoekenTrol (last edited Aug 25, 2012 08:25AM) (new)

BoekenTrol This list of books makes my feet itching! Just want to get up and go. Passport is still valid for some years, *that*'s not the problem...


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