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1,000 Places to See Before You Die: A Photographic Journey

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past decade, you've most certainly heard of Patricia Schultz's groundbreaking 1,000 Places to See Before You Die - the ultimate travel bible. Originally ..

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100 Great Wildlife Experiences: What to see and where

There are many guides to the the world's great wildlife experiences, but the UK is neglected and this book sets out to remedy this. 100 Great Wildlife Experiences really takes in all the amazing thing..

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A Walk In The Woods: The World's Funniest Travel Writer Takes a Hike

In the company of his friend Stephen Katz (last seen in the bestselling Neither Here nor There), Bill Bryson set off to hike the Appalachian Trail, the longest continuous footpath in the world. Ahead ..

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Age of Islands: In Search of New and Disappearing Islands

New islands are being built at an unprecedented rate whether for tourism or territorial ambition, while many islands are disappearing because of rising sea levels or fragmenting due to shrinking ice. ..

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Alice to Prague

'I loved it! I laughed and cried and it was very hard to put down.' Fleur McDonald, bestselling author of Where the River Runs 'A story of love for country, for home.' Toni Tapp Coutts, author of..

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Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia

The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes. 'Neutral' Sweden is one of the biggest arms manufacturers in the world. Finns have the largest per capita gun ownership after..

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Almost Perfekt: How Sweden Works And What We Can Learn From It

Sweden: A country that defies the laws of economic gravity. A land with high wages, strong unions and generous welfare. A dream location for business and a bastion of social responsibility, coming out..

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Along the Divide: Walking the Wild Spine of Scotland

Chris Townsend embarks on a 700-mile walk along the spine of Scotland, the line of high ground where fallen rain runs either west to the Atlantic or east to the North Sea. Walking before the Independe..

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Amazing Story of the Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for Love

The story begins in a public square in New Delhi. On a cold December evening a young European woman of noble descent appears before an Indian street artist known locally as PK and asks him to paint he..

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Amazing Train Journeys

Experience 60 of the world's greatest and most unforgettable train journeys, from classic long-distance trips like Western Canada's Rocky Mountaineer and Darwin to Adelaide's The Ghan, to little-known..

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Another Kyoto

Another Kyoto is a matchless guide to a great city, It is the fruit of Alex Kerr's half-century of living in Japan and of lore gleaned from people he's met along the way: artists, Zen monks and Shinto..

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Around the World in 80 Trains: A 45,000-Mile Adventure

'Monisha Rajesh has chosen one of the best ways of seeing the world. Never too fast, never too slow, her journey does what trains do best. Getting to the heart of things. Prepare for a very fine ride'..

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Art of Travel

The Art of Travel is Alain de Botton's travel guide with a difference. Few activities seem to promise us as much happiness as going travelling: taking off for somewhere else, somewhere far from home, ..

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Atlas of Vanishing Places: The lost worlds as they were and as they are today

Discover the cities that once ruled their kingdoms, uncover the dramatic effect of changing seas and rivers on the land and people by their sides and imagine what the world once looked like as you dis..

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Autumn in Venice: Ernest Hemingway and His Last Muse

National Geographic Traveller's the best books on European cities, 2019 The remarkable story of Hemingway's love affair with both the city of Venice and the muse he found there - a young Italian ..

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Autumn Light: Japan's Season of Fire and Farewells

For decades now, Pico Iyer has been based for much of the year in Nara, Japan, where he and his Japanese wife, Hiroko, share a two-room apartment. But when his father-in-law dies suddenly, calling him..

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Autumn Light: Japan's Season of Fire and Farewells

We cherish things, Japan has always known, precisely because they cannot last; it's their frailty that adds sweetness to their beauty. Returning to his home in Japan after his father-in-law's ..

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Back from Africa

Corinne Hoffman describes her return to Switzerland and the difficulties that faced her there, detailing how she built a new life for herself and her daughter - and overcame all obstacles with the sam..

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Be More Japan: The Art of Japanese Living

Be More Japan is a "bible" of all things Japanese - from the country's fascinating, ancient traditions to its unique and influential modern culture. Blending both travel information and cultural insig..

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Beast, the Emperor and the Milkman, The

LONGLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2019 'A joy.' - Ned Boulting Every nation shapes sport to test the character traits it most admires. In The Beast, the Emperor an..

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Beautiful World Australia

Immerse yourself in Australia with this stunning collection of photographs and discover the nation's extraordinary range of landscapes and environments, cultures, creatures and people - from world-fam..

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Beginner's Guide to Japan, A : Observations and Provocations

Winner of the Edward Stanford Travel Memoir of the Year 2020 How does a sushi bar explain a Japanese poem? Why do Japanese couples plan matching outfits for their honeymoon? Why are so ..

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Bells of Old Tokyo, The

In The Bells of Old Tokyo, Anna Sherman explores Japan and revels in all its wonderful particularity. As a foreigner living in Tokyo, Sherman's account takes pleasure and fascination in the history an..

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Bells of Old Tokyo, The: Travels in Japanese Time

In The Bells of Old Tokyo, Anna Sherman explores Japan and revels in all its wonderful particularity. As a foreigner living in Tokyo, Sherman's account takes pleasure and fascination in the history an..

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Best Moment Of Your Life

Discover 100 life-changing travel experiences. Familiar faces from the world of travel, plus Lonely Planet writers, share their most remarkable, poignant and memorable experiences from the roa..

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Best of France

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher* Lonely Planet's Best of France is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden d..

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Best of Iceland

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher* Lonely Planet's Best of Iceland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden ..

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Best Women's Travel Writing, Volume 11: True Stories from Around the World

Since publishing the original edition of A Woman's World in 1995, Travelers' Tales has been the recognized national leader in women's travel literature, and with the launch of the annual series The Be..

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Between the Woods and the Water

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Bewildered

What would move you to ditch your life and take off into the wild for five months? For Laura Waters, it took the implosion of a toxic relationship and a crippling bout of anxiety. Armed with maps, a c..

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Bicycle Diaries

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Big Trip, The

So, you want to experience the ultimate overseas adventure? Whether you're a gap year student or young traveller, taking a sabbatical or career break, a parent or guardian wanting to travel wi..

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Booked: A Traveler's Guide to Literary Locations Around the World

A must-have for every fan of literature, BOOKED inspires readers to follow in their favorite characters footsteps by visiting the real-life locations portrayed in beloved novels including the Monroevi..

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Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe

When Kapka Kassabova was a child, the borderzone between Bulgaria, Turkey and Greece was rumoured to be an easier crossing point into the West than the Berlin Wall so it swarmed with soldiers, spies a..

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Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

The perfect new gift from the bestselling author of Britain's 1000 Best ChurchesIt is the scene for our hopeful beginnings and our intended ends, and the timeless experiences of coming and going, meet..

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Camino de Santiago: The ancient Way of Saint James pilgrimage route from the French Pyrenees to Santiago de Compostela

The first one-volume walking guide in English to one of the most popular long-distance walking routes in Europe, the El Camino de Santiago de Compostela, an ancient Christian pilgrimage route that has..

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Cathedrals of Britain

For centuries the great religious buildings of Great Britain have inspired and fascinated pilgrims and visitors from around the world. The beauty and diversity of British ecclesiastical architecture i..

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Chip Shop in Poznan, A: My Unlikely Year in Poland

'One of the funniest books of the year' - Paul Ross, talkRADIO WARNING: CONTAINS AN UNLIKELY IMMIGRANT, AN UNSUNG COUNTRY, A BUMPY ROMANCE, SEVERAL SHATTERED PRECONCEPTIONS, TRACES OF INSIGHT, A ..

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Chip Shop in Poznan: My Unlikely Year in Poland, A

Not many Brits move to Poland to work in a fish and chip shop. Fewer still come back wanting to be a Member of the European Parliament. Travel writer Ben Aitken moved to Poland in 2016 to underst..

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Climbs & Punishment

After almost a decade of reporting on the exploits of the pro peloton, raconteur Felix Lowe takes to the saddle and sets out to conquer the road from Barcelona to Rome. Powered by local delicacies, pa..

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Colour of the Sky After Rain, The

An extraordinary memoir of one woman's experiences in China. An extraordinary memoir of one woman's experiences in China. Tessa Keswick first travelled to..

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Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga

A meditation on escaping the chaos of modern life and rediscovering the luxury of solitude. Winner of the Prix Medicis for nonfiction, The Consolations of the Forest is a Thoreau-esque quest to find s..

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Cool Dubai : Pocket Guide

A convenient guide to one of the world's fastest-changing metropolises..

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Crossway, The

Winner - Edward Stanford Travel Memoir of the Year 2019. Longlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize. 'An extraordinary travelogue, strange and brilliant' i In 2013 Guy Stagg made a pilgrima..

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Curiosities and Splendour: An anthology of classic travel literature

Journey back in time with this collection of classic travel writing from great authors and adventurers. These extraordinary odysseys over land and sea captivated audiences and gave them a glimpse into..

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Dark Skies

Witnessing the sweep of the Milky Way, the remains of comets burning up in our atmosphere, or the shimmering aurora, we better understand the universe and our place in it. Lonely Planet's Dark Skies, ..

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Debatable Land: The Lost World Between Scotland and England

The Debatable Land was an independent territory which used to exist between Scotland and England. It is the oldest detectable territorial division in Great Britain. At the height of its notoriety, it ..

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Definitive Bucket List, The

Spending the kids' inheritance. Growing old disgracefully. Life begins at 50. You see these catchy phrases on bumper stickers, tea towels and even t-shirts, but all jokes aside, there is one thing we ..

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Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness

'My favourite book about the wilderness' Cheryl Strayed, author of Wild In this shimmering masterpiece of American nature writing, Edward Abbey ventures alone into the canyonlands of Moab, Utah, ..

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Southwest USA and National Parks

Discover Southwest USA with this essential travel guide, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you to the region before you've even packed your case - drive through the stu..

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