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Book Excerpt: ‘The Nomad’s Nomad’ By Luke Maguire Armstrong
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Book Excerpt: ‘The Nomad’s Nomad’ By Luke Maguire Armstrong

The following is an excerpt from The Nomad’s Nomad by Luke Maguire Armstrong Uganda: Skin Testing Machine If she was trying to get me to go away, she failed. But if her intent was to entice, if […]

The 10 Best Travel Books Of The Last Two Decades
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The 10 Best Travel Books Of The Last Two Decades

The joy of curling up with a good travel book is damn hard to beat. Part fiction, part memoir, the best travel books tell weird and wonderful stories and describe the intricate things that make […]

6 Books You Must Read Before Going To France
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6 Books You Must Read Before Going To France

The stereotype of the French is that they are stinky, rude and have a predilection for bad comedy, but they are also elegant, thin and have a predilection for fine art and good literature. The […]

If Guidebooks Were High School Students, DK Travel Guides Would Be Captain Of The Cheerleading Squad
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If Guidebooks Were High School Students, DK Travel Guides Would Be Captain Of The Cheerleading Squad

If guidebooks were all students at a high school, this is who each of them would be: Frommer’s = The popular Lacrosse Player Well liked by almost everyone, reliable, always on time for class, and […]

Here’s Your Chance To Get Adam Shepard’s New Travel Book
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Here’s Your Chance To Get Adam Shepard’s New Travel Book

Author and speaker Adam Shepard, whose first book, Scratch Beginnings, led to appearances on the Today Show, CNN, Fox News and NPR, as well as mentions in the The New York Times, the New York Post, […]

In Defense Of Books
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In Defense Of Books

Let’s all give a collective sigh of appreciation for the pure unadulterated joy of books. Let’s toast their smooth, creamy pages, their musty smell, their meticulously designed covers. Recall the weight of a hefty book […]

National Park Nomad: Q & A With Guidebook Author Michael Joseph Oswald
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National Park Nomad: Q & A With Guidebook Author Michael Joseph Oswald

Sometimes we get caught up planning out our next epic adventure to exotic lands and far-off cultures, driven, in part, by eating extraordinary cuisine, meeting those that call the corners of earth home and seeing […]

Travel Book Review: The Places In Between
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Travel Book Review: The Places In Between

At the start of 2002, weeks after the Taliban in Afghanistan had fallen, Rory Stewart decided to walk from one end of Afghanistan to the other. Sixteen months prior he had just completed similar walks […]

Writers Abroad Announces Publication Of Their New Book (Hello Stocking Stuffer!)
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Writers Abroad Announces Publication Of Their New Book (Hello Stocking Stuffer!)

This week the virtual writers’ group, Writers Abroad, announced the publication of their second anthology Foreign Flavours, which contains 64 contributions, including 33 recipes, from ex-pat writers from around the world. If you’re not familiar […]

18 Travel Writers Reveal Their 18 Favorite Travel Books
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18 Travel Writers Reveal Their 18 Favorite Travel Books

You know how there are some people who just give you really bad reading suggestions, like your friend’s mother, or Oprah? Their picks always involve stories about childhood molestation or teenage vampires, or both of […]