Travel

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

The Road Trip
Kisses and Croissants
World Travel: An Irreverent Guide
Peaces
Maggie Finds Her Muse
The Next Everest: Surviving the Mountain's Deadliest Day and Finding the Resilience to Climb Again
The Third Pole: Mystery, Obsession, and Death on Mount Everest
Where the Road Leads Us
Zoe Rosenthal Is Not Lawful Good
When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Peach Pie (Great Peach Experiment #1)
Float Plan
Red Island House
Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am
Meet Me in Paradise
The Vietri Project
  • Miles & Miles by Miles W. Hewitt
    Miles & Miles: Travels Through a Fragrant Europe
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    Release date: Apr 21, 2021
    A compelling travel memoir of a British man in the autumn of his life who sets about discovering a multitude of exceptional places across Europe.
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    Availability: 100 copies available, 412 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 08, 2021

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  • Book Towns by Alex       Johnson
    Book Towns: Forty-Five Paradises of the Printed Word
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    Release date: Mar 22, 2018
    From Hay-on-Wye in Wales to Ureña in Spain, Fjaerland in Norway to Jimbochu in Japan, around 40 semi-official book towns now exist around the world. B ...more
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    Giveaway dates: Apr 10 - May 08, 2021

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  • Destination Wellness by Annie Daly
    Destination Wellness: Global Secrets for Better Living Wherever You Are

    Release date: May 11, 2021
    True well-being isnt hard to find. You just have to know where to look. In this insightful, full-color tour of Jamaica, Norway, Hawai'i, Japan, India, ...more
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  • People We Meet on Vacation
    The Road Trip
    Shipped
    The Bounty (Fox and O'Hare #7)
    Troubles in Paradise (Paradise, #3)
    Migrations
    The Puma Years: A Memoir of Love and Transformation in the Bolivian Jungle
    Allie and Bea
    How the Penguins Saved Veronica
    The Star-Crossed Sisters of Tuscany
    Miss Benson's Beetle
    Much Ado About You
    Love Your Life
    Her Dark Lies
    Float Plan
    A Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonIn a Sunburned Country by Bill BrysonThe Great Railway Bazaar by Paul TherouxTravels with Charley by John SteinbeckIn Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin
    Have Passport Will Travel
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    Best Motorcycle Books
    121 books — 184 voters
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    Reading Italy
    419 books — 214 voters

    The Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsWild by Cheryl StrayedMe Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisLucky by Alice SeboldThe Liars' Club by Mary Karr
    Personal Essays that Should be Read
    262 books — 253 voters
    The Final Empire by Brandon SandersonThe Way of Kings by Brandon SandersonThe Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. TolkienThe Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussA Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
    Magical Lands
    271 books — 153 voters

    A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
    In a Sunburned Country
    Notes from a Small Island
    Eat, Pray, Love
    Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe
    Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
    The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America
    Into the Wild
    Travels with Charley: In Search of America
    Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel
    I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After Twenty Years Away
    A Year in Provence
    Under the Tuscan Sun
    On the Road
    The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain

    J.R.R. Tolkien
    Not all those who wander are lost.
    J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

    G.K. Chesterton
    The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.
    G.K. Chesterton

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