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Mud, Sweat and Gears: Cycling from Lands End to John O Groats (Via the Pub)
Mud, Sweat and Gears: Cycling from Lands End to John O Groats (Via the Pub)
by Ellie Bennett
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The tale of a scenic cycling trip—including an index of the 50 finest beers tasted on the trip "One more wouldn't hurt," said Mick. I looked at him doubtfully. "I'm not sure. It's gone three o'clock already. What time does it get dark in... (read more)

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The Windows of Brimnes: An American in Iceland
The Windows of Brimnes: An American in Iceland
by Bill Holm
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Bill Holm is one of a kind. A Minnesotan of Icelandic ancestry, his travels have taken him all over the world, providing the material for a number of rich and memorable books. In The Windows of Brimnes, Holm travels to Brimnes, his fishermans cottage on... (read more)

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Round Ireland With a Fridge
Round Ireland With a Fridge
by Tony Hawks
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One night, whilst a tad tired and emotional, TV comedian Tony Hawks made a bet with a friend that he could hitch-hike around the island of Ireland in one calendar month - with a fridge. This is the colourful and highly amusing story of his adventures... (read more)

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Night Haunts: A Journey Through the London Night
Night Haunts: A Journey Through the London Night
by Sukhdev Sandhu
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London at night has always been seen as a lawless orgy of depravity and pestilence. But is it now as bland and unthreatening as any new town? Sukhdev Sandhu journeys across the city to find out whether the London night really has been rendered neutral by... (read more)

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Dingle Peggy: Further Travels in Ireland on Horseback
Dingle Peggy: Further Travels in Ireland on Horseback
by Hilary Bradt
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Hilary continues her journey on horseback, described in Connemara Mollie, through south west Ireland. With her new pony, Peggy, she travels from the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, down the coast of County Cork, before turning inland through Counties... (read more)

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A Year in the World: Journeys of a Passionate Traveller
A Year in the World: Journeys of a Passionate Traveller
by Frances Mayes
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A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF UNDER MAGNOLIA A Year in the World is vintage Frances Mayes—a celebration of the allure of travel, of serendipitous pleasures found in unlikely locales, of memory woven into the present, and... (read more)

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Metro Stop Dostoevsky: Travels in Russian Time
Metro Stop Dostoevsky: Travels in Russian Time
by Ingrid Bengis
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A Russian American writer catapults herself into the maelstrom of Russian life at a time of seismic change for both The daughter of Russian émigrés, Ingrid Bengis grew up wondering whether she was American or, deep down, “really... (read more)

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Naples Declared: A Walk Around the Bay
Naples Declared: A Walk Around the Bay
by Benjamin Taylor
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A lively, elegantly concise historic tour of Italy’s city by the bay An invaluable addition to the art of literary travel writing, Naples Declared presents an informative and compulsively readable account of three thousand years of Naples... (read more)

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The Lawrence Durrell Travel Reader
The Lawrence Durrell Travel Reader
by Lawrence Durrell
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Many readers know Lawrence Durrell as the famed author of the lush and sensuous Alexandria Quartet. However, this wonderful book contains the best of Durrell's incomparable travel writing. It is collected here for the first time in a single volume and... (read more)

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Paris, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down
Paris, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down
by Rosecrans Baldwin
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A fresh, exhilarating take on one of the worlds most popular topics — Paris, the City of Light! — by an acclaimed young novelist. A self-described Francophile, Rosecrans Baldwin always dreamed of living in Paris — drinking le caf... (read more)

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Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
by Tim Parks
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Tim Parks and his wife, Rita, came to their flat on the aging, eccentric Via Colombare in Montecchio twelve years ago for a short stay. There was trouble from the moment they moved in--under cover of night--and it has gone delightfully up and down hill... (read more)

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Don't Mention the War!: A Shameful European Adventure
Don't Mention the War!: A Shameful European Adventure
by Stewart Ferris
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An amusing look at three young men traveling around Europe with a total lack of appreciation for the cultural aspects of the continent.... (read more)

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Narrow Dog to Carcassonne
Narrow Dog to Carcassonne
by Terry Darlington
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"We could bore ourselves to death, drink ourselves to death, or have a bit of an adventure..." It was absurd. It was foolhardy. And it was glorious. When they retired, Terry Darlington and his somewhat saner wife Monica—together with... (read more)

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O Come Ye Back to Ireland: Our First Year in County Clare
O Come Ye Back to Ireland: Our First Year in County Clare
by Niall Williams
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Niall and Christine left their careers in New York City for a simpler, more authentic life in a cottage outside the tiny village of Kilmihil in County Clare. "Their tale is a delightful romance."—The New York Times Book Review... (read more)

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The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
by Paul Theroux
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"DAZZLING." --Time "[THEROUX'S] WORK IS DISTINGUISHED BY A SPLENDID EYE FOR DETAIL AND THE TELLING GESTURE; a storyteller's sense of pacing and gift for granting closure to the most subtle progression of events; and the graceful use of... (read more)

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Manana Manana: One Mallorcan Summer
Manana Manana: One Mallorcan Summer
by Peter Kerr
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Having battled and succumbed to the mañana pace of rural Mallorca in his best-selling Snowball Oranges: A Winters Tale on a Spanish Isle, spring sees Peter Kerr and family relaxing into a supposedly simpler way of life, growing oranges on their... (read more)

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Budapest (Armchair Traveller)
Budapest (Armchair Traveller)
by Nicholas Clapton
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This is an engaging and affectionate guide to great art in a great European capital. Nicholas Clapton finds a true sense of otherness here, in spite of Hungary’s geographical closeness to the West, and the political rapprochements of the last two... (read more)

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Factory of Light
Factory of Light
by Michael Jacobs
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An Englishman makes a new life in a small Andalucian village.... (read more)

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The Far-Farers: A Journey from Viking Iceland to Crusader Jerusalem
The Far-Farers: A Journey from Viking Iceland to Crusader Jerusalem
by Victoria Clark
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Just before they year 1000, a young Viking named Thorvald left Iceland on an epic journey to the heart of all medieval world maps--Jerusalem. A thousand years later, Clark embarked on the same journey to discover to what extent the dramatic changes and... (read more)

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Road To Mccarthy
Road To Mccarthy
by Pete Mccarthy
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Pete McCarthy established one cardinal rule of travel in his bestselling debut, McCarthy's Bar Never pass a bar with your name on it. In this equally wry and insightful follow-up, his characteristic good humor, curiosity, and thirst for adventure take... (read more)

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