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Mud, Sweat & Gears: Cycling from Land's End to John O'Groats (Via the Pub)

by Ellie Bennett

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....


From Sicily to Connecticut: One plus One Equals Three

by Paul Pirrotta

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts: one plus one equals three. I was 20 years old when I came to the States from Sicily in 1970. Emigrating with my parents turned out to be the best move I could...


To the Hebrides: Samuel Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands and James Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

by Ronald Black

Samuel Johnson and James Boswell spent the autumn of 1773 touring through the Lowlands and Highlands of Scotland as far west as the islands of Skye, Raasay, Coll, Mull, Inchkenneth and Iona. Both kept detailed...


Encounters in the American Mountain West: A Sinner Amongst the Latter-Day Saints

by Ian R Mitchell

Over the past 14 years Boardman-Tasker award-winner Ian R Mitchell has been a frequent visitor to the wilds of Utah and the surrounding US Mountain States. His motive has been not only to learn about the area...


The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

by Robert Macfarlane

The acclaimed author of The Wild Places examines the subtle ways we are shaped by the landscapes through which we move

In this exquisitely written book, which folds together natural history, cartography, geology,...


Morocco That Was

by Walter Harris & James Chandler

Until 1912 Morocco had never suffered foreign domination, and its mountainous interior was as closed to foreigners as Tibet. Walter Harris was the exception. He lived in the country for more than thirty-five...


In Search Of Robinson Crusoe

by Tim Severin

With his signature approach to literary sleuthing, Tim Severin retraces the footsteps of castaways and pirates to discover the inspiration behind Daniel Defoe's brilliant creation, Robinson Crusoe.


Trieste And The Meaning Of Nowhere

by Jan Morris

A homage to the city of Trieste, rich with history and tinged with the melancholy of remembrance. "Morris at the peak of her form." -The Atlantic Monthly


Rounding the Horn: Being the Story of Williwaws and Windjammers, Drake, Darwin, Murdered Missionaries and Naked Natives

by Dallas Murphy

Fifty-five degrees 59 minutes South by 67 degrees 16 minutes West: Cape Horn—a buttressed pyramid of crumbly rock situated at the very bottom of South America—is a place of forlorn and foreboding beau


The Best Women's Travel Writing: True Stories from Around the World

by Lavinia Spalding

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


Travels with Charley in Search of America: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

by John Steinbeck & Jay Parini

A collectible 50th anniversary deluxe edition featuring an updated introduction by Jay Parini and first edition cover art and illustrated maps of Steinbeck's route by Don Freeman

In September 1960, John Steinbeck...


Manana Manana: One Mallorcan Summer

by Peter Kerr

Having battled and succumbed to the manana pace of rural Mallorca, spring sees Peter Kerr and his family relaxing into a supposedly simpler way of life, growing oranges on their little farm, Ca's Mayoral. However,...


Lost and Found: From Racecar Driver to Pilgrim, from Soweto to Findhorn

by Geoff Dalglish

Tackling the goal to walk 25,000 miles—the equivalent of the circumference of the planet—one man shares life-changing insights through his personal travel vignettes. Formerly a thrill-seeking journalist,...


The Best American Travel Writing 2012

by Jason Wilson & William T. Vollmann

A collection of the best travel writing pieces published in American periodicals during 2011.


From the Holy Mountain: A Journey Among the Christians of the Middle East

by William Dalrymple

In the spring of A.D. 587, John Moschos and his pupil Sophronius the Sophist embarked on a remarkable expedition across the entire Byzantine world, traveling from the shores of Bosphorus to the sand dunes of...


An Artist and a Writer Travel Highway 1 North

by Janice Stevens & Pat Hunter

A unique literary and artistic guidebook to one of the world’s most amazing drives—California State Highway 1, a narrow strip of roadway etched between cliffs and the ocean that leads travelers through the...


A Winter in Arabia: A Journey Through Yemen

by Freya Stark

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


Circle Line: Around London in a Small Boat

by Steffan Meyric Hughes

Join Steffan as he sets sail around London, glides through historical monuments, and unearths long-forgotten secrets from beneath the waterway

Magic, to a sailor, is harnessing the wind—getting something...


A Bull on the Beach: Enjoying the Good Life in Mallorca

by Anna Nicholas

Nicholas draws readers back into the delight of learning the ins and outs of running an organic, self-sufficient farm in her fifth book.

Having settled in a Mallorcan mountain idyll, Anna Nicholas, her husband...


Learning the Valley: Excursions into the Shenandoah Valley

by John Leland

Meanderings through a storied Virginia region with a look at its significance from prehistory to the present