Synopses & Reviews
Bryson brings his unique brand of humour to travel writing as he shoulders his backpack, keeps a tight hold on his wallet and heads for Europe. Travelling with Stephen Katz--also his wonderful sidekick in A Walk in the Woods
--he wanders from Hammerfest in the far north, to Istanbul on the cusp of Asia. As he makes his way round this incredibly varied continent, he retraces his travels as a student twenty years before with caustic hilarity.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
About the Author
is the author of numerous works of travel literature as well as books on language. In addition to his bestselling books for Broadway, including A Walk in the Woods, I’m a Stranger Here Myself,
and In a Sunburned Country
, he is the author of Mother Tongue
, The Lost Continent
, Notes from a Small Island
and Neither Here nor There
. He lives in Hanover, New Hampshire.
From the Hardcover edition.