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The Stopping Places: A Journey Through Gypsy Britain

*BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week* 'I needed to get to the stopping places, so I needed to get on the road. It was the road where I might at last find out where I belonged.' Damian Le Bas grew ..

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Thin Paths: Journeys in & Around an Italian Mountain Village

This title is shortlisted for the 2011 Costa Biography Award and the 2012 Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize. Julia Blackburn and her husband moved to a little house in the mountains of northe..

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This is London: Life and Death in the World City

'Judah grabs hold of London and shakes out its secrets' The Economist This is London in the eyes of its beggars, bankers, coppers, gangsters, carers, witch-doctors and sex workers. This is London in ..

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This Road I Ride: My Incredible Journey from Novice to Fastest Woman to Cycle the Globe

In December 2012, Juliana Buhring became the first woman to circumnavigate the world by bicycle. With only a few months of training and little sponsorship, support or money she left from Naples on 23 ..

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Three Tigers, One Mountain: A Journey through the Bitter History and Current Conflicts of China, Korea and Japan

'The next Bill Bryson' (New York Times) explores international relations past and present between three East Asian countries - Japan, South Korea and China - in this lively, absorbing travelogue ..

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Ticket to Ride: Around the World on 49 Unusual Train Journeys

Experience the world by train Why do people love trains so much? Tom Chesshyre is on a mission to find the answer by experiencing the world through train travel - on both epic and everyday rail route..

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Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople - From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube

In 1933, at the age of 18, Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on an extraordinary journey by foot - from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. A Time of Gifts is the first volume in a trilogy recounting th..

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Tokyo

Visiting Tokyo, whether for the first, second or hundredth time, is a life-changing experience. As a city, it's dynamic, exciting and resolutely individual - a mesmerising and unrivalled parade of fas..

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Tokyo for Food Lovers

Discover the coolest places to eat in Tokyo from smoky yakiniku eateries and steaming ramen restaurants, to cocktail bars the size of wardrobes and rowdy punk izakaya joints with fantastic small plate..

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Top 10 Iceland: 2020

Marvel at the natural beauty of the Vatnaj kull National Park, observe the seabird colony at the Latrabjarg Bird Cliffs, venture out to the Landmannalaugar Area to explore mountains and hot springs, r..

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Tour De Oz

Four years before the inaugural Tour de France, four cyclists known as 'Overlanders' set out on a race around Australia. On 24 November 1896 a wiry and wily bushman named Arthur Richardson left Coolg..

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Tracks

WITH A NEW POSTSCRIPT BY THE AUTHOR AND A STUNNING COLOUR PICTURE SECTION 'I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult and there's ..

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Trains Now Departed: Sixteen Excursions into the Lost Delights of Britain's Railways

Sometimes you come across a lofty railway viaduct, marooned in the middle of a remote country landscape. Or a crumbling platform from some once-bustling junction buried under the buddleia. If you are ..

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Trans-Europe Express: Tours of a Lost Continent

Over the past twenty years European cities have become the envy of the world- a Kraftwerk Utopia of historic centres, supermodernist concert halls, imaginative public spaces and futuristic egalitarian..

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Travel Book, The: A Journey Through Every Country in the World (3rd Edition, 2018)

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Take a journey through every country in the world. 850 images. 230 countries. One complete picture. With details of every United N..

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Traveller's Companion to London

Loved and hated in equal measure, London was for centuries the world's greatest city. Its streets, teeming with history, have always worn a variety of influences, reflecting the diverse crowds who hav..

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Travels Through the French Riviera: An Artist's Guide to the Storied Coastline, from Menton to Saint-Tropez

In this irresistible marriage of water colourist's sketchbook and traveler's guide, Virginia Johnson lovingly captures the magic of one of the world's most storied regions, the French Riviera. We walk..

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Travels with Charley: In Search of America

In 1960, when he was almost sixty years old, John Steinbeck set out to rediscover his native land. He felt that he might have lost touch with its sights, sounds and the essence of its people. Accompan..

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Travels with Epicurus : A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of an Authentic Life

Travels with Epicurus: A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of an Authentic Old Age is a humorous, uplifting meditation on finding the pleasures of old age, by the New York Times bestselling co-autho..

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Travels with My Economist: Encounters with India

Irreverent, laugh-out-loud tales of living and travelling in India. Join award-winning writer Lisa Scott and her economist as they experience the absolute hell and pure joys of India. Trading the quie..

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Treasures of the World : Complete Guide to UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Tree Where Man Was Born

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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

Vivid essays introduce the world's best trekking regions - from the Himalayas to the Andes, Singalila Ridge to the Bibbulmun Track - exploring the challenges of walking these paths, the history of the..

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Under the Huang Jiao Tree: Two Journeys in China

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Under the Tump: Sketches of Real Life on the Welsh Borders

Hay-on-Wye is world famous as the Town of Books. But when travel writer Oliver Balch moved there, it was not just the books he was keen to read, but the people too. After living in London and Buenos A..

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Under the Tuscan Sun

Twenty years ago, Frances Mayes - widely published poet, gourmet cook and travel writer - introduced readers to a wondrous new world when she bought and restored an abandoned villa called Bramasole in..

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Underland

'Into the underland we have long placed that which we fear and wish to lose, and that which we love and wish to save . . . ' From the vast underground mycelial networks by which trees communicate..

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Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

Abandoned unfinished and left to rot on Venice's Grand Canal, `il palazzo non finito' was once an unloved guest among the aristocrats of Venetian architecture. Yet in the 20th century it played hos..

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Vanlife Companion, The

Welcome to life on four wheels. Hit the open road with this practical and inspiring guide. In the first half, you'll discover how to choose and customise your perfect van, and get it fitted fo..

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Venice: A Literary Guide for Travellers

"Memory's images, once they are fixed in words, are erased," Marco Polo said. "Perhaps I am afraid of losing Venice all at once, if I speak of it, or perhaps, speaking of other cities, I have already ..

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Venice: A Traveller's Reader

Henry James wrote of Venice: 'You desire to embrace it, to caress it, to possess it . . .' whereas Mark Twain found St Mark's 'so ugly . . . propped on its long row of thick-legged columns, its back k..

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Voyage of the Southern Sun: An Amazing Solo Journey Around the World

'The blue-sky dreaming of Walter Mitty, the resourcefulness of Phileas Fogg and - dare I say it? - the over-confidence and geniality of Mr Toad in a flying machine. Surely these literary figures were ..

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Vroom By The Sea

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Vroom With A View

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Walk Through Paris: A Radical Exploration

Eric Hazan, author of the acclaimed The Invention of Paris, leads us by the hand in this walk from Ivry to Saint-Denis, roughly following the meridian that divides Paris into east and west, and passin..

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Walk Through Paris: A Radical Exploration, A

Eric Hazan, author of the acclaimed The Invention of Paris, leads us by the hand in this walk from Ivry to Saint-Denis, passing such familiar landmarks as the Luxembourg Gardens, the Pompidou Centre,..

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Walking

Everything moves more slowly when I walk, the world seems softer . . . ' From the bestselling author of Silence comes an illuminating exploration of the joy of walking. From those perilous first ..

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Walking Away

Not content with walking the Pennine Way as a modern day troubadour, an experience recounted in his best-seller and prize-wining Walking Home, the restless poet has followed up that journey with a wal..

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Walking the Woods and the Water: In Patrick Leigh Fermor's Footsteps from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn

In 1933, the eighteen year old Patrick Leigh Fermor set out in a pair of hobnailed boots to chance and charm his way across Europe, like a tramp, a pilgrim or a wandering scholar. The books he later w..

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Walking to Jerusalem: Blisters, hope and other facts on the ground

2017 marked three important anniversaries for the Palestinian people: 100 years since the Balfour Declaration; 50 years since the Six-day War; and ten years since the Blockade of Gaza. As an act of pe..

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Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time
Walking with James Hogg: The Ettrick Shepherd's Journeys Through Scotland

James Hogg, also known as the Ettrick Shepherd, was a writer, poet, sportsman, musician and larger-than-life personality. In 1802, uneducated and still unknown, he set out on the first of a series of ..

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Walking with Plato: A Philosophical Hike Through the British Isles

"If one keeps on walking, everything will be alright." So said Danish writer Soren Kierkegaard, and so thought philosophy buff Gary Hayden as he set off on Britain's most challenging trek: to walk fro..

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Walking with Plato: A Philosophical Hike Through the British Isles

"If one keeps on walking, everything will be alright." So said Danish writer Soren Kierkegaard, and so thought philosophy buff Gary Hayden as he set off on Britain's most challenging trek: to walk fro..

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Wallpaper* City Guide New York

The fast-track guide for the design-conscious traveller Wallpaper* City Guides present a tightly edited, discreetly packaged list of the best a location has to offer the design conscious travell..

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Wander Love: Lessons, Tips and Inspiration from a Solo Traveller

Aubrey Daquinag has spent the last few years making the world her office, documenting her experiences on her blog, The Love Assembly. Her book Wander Love will help you gear up for your next vacation ..

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Wandering Vine: Wine, the Romans and Me, The

WINNER OF THE FORTNUM & MASON FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS DEBUT DRINK BOOK OF THE YEAR 2019 WINNER OF THE LOUIS ROEDERER INTERNATIONAL WINE BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2018 `Wine is alive, ageing and chan..

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War Gardens: A Journey Through Conflict in Search of Calm

A journey through the most unlikely of gardens: the oases of peace people create in the midst of war In this millennium, we have become war weary. From Afghanistan to Iraq, from Ukraine to ..

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Way to the Sea:  Forgotten Histories of the Thames Estuary

Raised on its banks and an avid sailor, Caroline Crampton sets out to rediscover the enigmatic pull of the Thames by following its course from the river's source in a small village in Gloucestershire,..

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Wellness Escapes

Discover the world's most energising, inspiring and relaxing wellbeing retreats. From yoga, t'ai chi and meditation to mindfulness, spa treatments and creative writing, we present our favourite retrea..

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