Books in category Travel – Essays & Travelogues

  • Isolarion

    James Attlee

    But is a pilgrimage even possible these days for city-dwellers enmeshed in the pressures of work and family life? Or is there a way to be a pilgrim without leaving one's life behind?

  • America by River and Rail

    America by River and Rail
    William Ferguson

    Originally published in 1856, William Ferguson's America by River and Rail is a diary of his impressions of his travels along the East coast, out to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan, and through Montreal and Quebec.

  • The Colossus of Maroussi

    The Colossus of Maroussi
    Henry Miller

    The author's quest for spiritual renewal is illuminated in descriptions of his impressions of Greece and its people

  • AmĂ rica en bicicleta

    América en bicicleta
    Andrés Ruggeri

    el 28 de enero de 1998, Andres Ruggeri monto la bicicleta y desde su casa en Buenos Aires partio rumbo a Cuba.

  • The Red Highway

    The Red Highway
    Nicolas Rothwell

    This is the story of a quest – a journey down the red highway. On returning from a war zone, Nicolas Rothwell begins to explore the deserts and towns, sleepy coastline and hidden worlds of Australia’s north.

  • Voyages of Discovery

    Voyages of Discovery
    Ken Ewell

    Voyages of Discovery is the journal of the continuing travels of a wandering swagman on a manly adventure in the lands down under.

  • Laperouse

    Ernest Scott

    SIR ERNEST SCOTT (1867-1939) was born in England but emigrated to Australia as an adult, where he wrote for the Melbourne Herald and was later named professor of history at the University of Melbourne.

  • Where Flavor Was Born

    Where Flavor Was Born
    Andreas Viestad

    An exotic array of nearly one hundred recipes reflects the finest cuisine to be found along the legendary spice route, from Zanzibar, to India, to Bali, captures the culinary traditions of each region along the way, and offers a glossary of …

  • The Juice

    The Juice
    Jay McInerney

    This new collection by the acclaimed novelist—and, according to Salon, “the best wine writer in America”—is generous and far-reaching, deeply knowledgeable and often hilarious.


    Huguette Durand, Jacques Spindler

    Ces dix neuf contributions signĂ©es par des Ă©conomistes, des gĂ©ographes, des gestionnaires, des juristes, des sociologues, des professionnels du tourisme, Ă©tudient les mutations de la gestion du temps et l'utilisation de l'espace …

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