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How to travel solo  by Lyn Hughes

How to travel solo

Lyn Hughes

Book

Whether you are solo in Sweden or backpacking in Bali, Wanderlust magazine's How to Travel Solo is everything you need to strike out on your own. From location focus on solo hotspots, to tips about braving off the beaten path and how to find the best...

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French dive  by Eric Freeze

French dive

Eric Freeze

Book

In the fall of 2014, educators Eric and Rixa Freeze moved with their young family to Old Nice, a medieval town-within-a-city on the famed Côte d'Azur. They'd bought a 700-square-foot dive, an apartment in need of renovation just a couple blocks from ...

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Greater Auckland walks  by Peter Jassen

Greater Auckland walks

Peter Jassen

Book

"Prolific New Zealand travel writer Peter Janssen describes his favourite walks throughout Auckland and the Greater Auckland Region. From Mahurangi to Waiuku and the Waitakere Ranges to Waiheke Island, Peter describes family friendly walks which incl...

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Madagascar  by Daniel Austin

Madagascar

Daniel Austin

Book

A new, thoroughly updated 13th edition of Bradt’s Madagascar, the leading and most comprehensive guide to this unique island nation, written by Hilary Bradt, who first visited in 1976 and has returned roughly 35 times, and Daniel Austin, who has visited...

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Tales from the fast trains by Tom Chesshyre

Tales from the fast trains

Tom Chesshyre

eBook

It's all about the journey rather than the destination in this high-speed travel account Tired of airport security queues, delays, and all those extra taxes and charges, Tom Chesshyre embarks on a series of high-speed adventures across Europe on its ...

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Too narrow to swing a cat by Steve Haywood

Too narrow to swing a cat

Steve Haywood

eBook

One man and his cat travel the canals of England Steve Haywood has a new member of crew aboard his narrowboat, Justice, but maybe not the kind he'd have wanted if he'd known the trouble she'd cause. Kit, an untidy bundle of fur with all the attitude you...

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The Gran Tour  by Ben Aitken

The Gran Tour

Ben Aitken

Book

When Ben Aitken learnt that his gran had been on a four-night holiday including four three-course dinners, four cooked breakfasts, four excursions and luxury return coach travel, all for GBP100, he thought, why not? and signed himself up. Six times over....

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Bird's eye London  by Paul Campbell

Bird's eye London

Paul Campbell

Book

This hardback showcases the stunning aerial photography of Paul Campbell with over 150 images, informatively captioned throughout, revealing new perspectives on the iconic city and its landmarks as all that is familiar on the ground takes on a new persona...

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The roads to Sata  by Alan Booth

The roads to Sata

Alan Booth

Book

One sunny spring morning in the seventies, an unlikely Englishman set out on a pilgrimage that would take him across Japan's entire length. Traveling only along small back roads, Alan Booth travelled on foot from Soya, the country's northernmost tip,...

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Here today, gone tomorrow  by Elaine Blick

Here today, gone tomorrow

Elaine Blick

Book

[This book] is a travelogue with a difference. Two retired women set off in a campervan from London to tour Europe. Neither has driven a campervan before, much less had any experience driving on the right. They journey through four countries and cover...

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Devon & Cornwall  by Oliver Berry

Devon & Cornwall

Oliver Berry

Book

Surf the coast, enjoy a Cornish pasty, and marvel at Exeter Cathedral; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Devon & Cornwall and begin your journey now!

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The weird way round  by Alex Maycock

The weird way round

Alex Maycock

Book

A 40-year-old Sydney-based Englishman at a personal and professional crossroads in his life embarks on four months of solo global travel, which he resolutely refuses to accept might be best described as an exercise in 'finding himself'. Epic landscap...

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Best day walks Italy  by Gregor (Travel writer) Clark

Best day walks Italy

Gregor (Travel writer) Clark

Book

Lonely Planet's Best Day Walks Italy is your passport to 60 easy escapes into nature. Stretch your legs away from the city by picking a walk that works for you, from just a couple of hours to a full day, from easy to hard. Hike the Dolomites, explore...

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Best day walks Japan  by Ray Bartlett

Best day walks Japan

Ray Bartlett

Book

Lonely Planet's Best Day Walks Japan is your passport to 60 easy escapes into nature. Stretch your legs away from the city by picking a walk that works for you, from just a couple of hours to a full day, from easy to hard. Climb Mt Fuji, walk the Tohoku...

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Best day walks Great Britain  by Oliver Berry

Best day walks Great Britain

Oliver Berry

Book

Lonely Planet's Best Day Walks Great Britain is your passport to 60 easy escapes into nature. Stretch your legs away from the city by picking a walk that works for you, from just a couple of hours to a full day, from easy to hard. Cross wild moors, w...

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Guide to street art in Paris  by Stéphanie Lombard

Guide to street art in Paris

Stéphanie Lombard

Book

Every street art hotspot in Paris collected in a handy guide* Includes detailed descriptions with helpful maps and pictograms. Experience Paris from a unique point of view and explore the city through its famous street art. In this handy guide, ten i...

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Sawday's Great British hotel & inn guide  by Alastair Sawday

Sawday's Great British hotel & inn guide

Alastair Sawday

Book

From the sandy coves of Cornwall to the huge skies of the Highlands, we've found the best of British hotels and inns. We've visited each one and what unites them is their individuality, generosity and passion for food.

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Granada & Sierra Nevada  by Andy Symington

Granada & Sierra Nevada

Andy Symington

Book

The city that became the last outpost of Moorish Spain rules over a spectacular and mountainous province encompassing remote uplands as well as the snowy Sierra Nevada and the fertile valleys of the Alpujarra. What draws visitors beyond all else is a...

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Icebound  by Andrea Pitzer

Icebound

Andrea Pitzer

Book

The human story has always been one of perseverance-often against remarkable odds. The most astonishing survival tale of all might be that of 16th-century Dutch explorer William Barents and his crew of sixteen, who ventured farther north than any Eur...

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The colour of the sky after rain by Tessa Keswick

The colour of the sky after rain

Tessa Keswick

eAudiobook

An extraordinary memoir of one woman's experiences in China. Tessa Keswick first travelled to China in 1982 and immediately fell in love with its history, culture and landscape. Over the next thirty years, she travelled extensively in China, visiting...

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New Zealand  by Tasmin Waby

New Zealand

Tasmin Waby

Book

Lonely Planet's Best of New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore Auckland's dining and music scene, sample Wellington's craft beer, and binge on adrenaline...

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The England Coast Path  by Stephen (Journalist) Neale

The England Coast Path

Stephen (Journalist) Neale

Book

The England Coast Path is a celebration of England's most precious asset: the wild coast. The opening of the England Coast Path means that anyone will be able to walk and wild camp along the entire 3,000-mile length of the English coast. As well as being...

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Explore Hong Kong  by Andrew Dembina

Explore Hong Kong

Andrew Dembina

Book

Discover the best of Hong Kong with this unique travel guide, packed full of insider information and stunning images. From making sure you don't miss out on must-see, top attractions like Disneyland, Wan Chai, the Central District, Hollywood Road and...

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The open road  by Jessica Dunham

The open road

Jessica Dunham

Book

Picture yourself behind the wheel on your best road trip yet! From weekend getaways to cross-country adventures-- and even drives in Alaska and Hawai'i-- you'll find detailed driving directions, family-friendly attractions, planning and packing tips for...

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The rough guide to Japan  by Keith (Travel writer) Drew

The rough guide to Japan

Keith (Travel writer) Drew

Book

Get Olympic ready with this practical 'tell it like it is' guidebook to Japan. Featuring extensive listings and maps, this is packed with information to help travellers make the most of their Tokyo 2020 Olympic adventure. Discover Japan with this com...

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Wuhan Diary by Fang Fang

Wuhan Diary

Fang Fang

eAudiobook

From one of China's most acclaimed and decorated writers comes a powerful first-person account of life in Wuhan during the COVID-19 outbreak. On January 25, 2020, after the central government imposed a lockdown in Wuhan, acclaimed Chinese writer Fang...

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Literary places  by Sarah Baxter

Literary places

Sarah Baxter

Book

Bringing together comprehensively researched text and stunning hand-drawn illustrations especially crafted for this title - readers will go on an enlightening journey through the key locations of literature's best and brightest authors, movements and...

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A writer's world  by Jan Morris

A writer's world

Jan Morris

Book

In a collection of her travel writing and reportage from over five decades, Jan Morris has produced a portrait of the late 20th-century world, ranging from New York to Venice, Oxford to the Middle East, and Wales to South Africa.

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New Zealand's North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui)  by Brett Atkinson

New Zealand's North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui)

Brett Atkinson

Book

Lonely Planet's New Zealand's North Island is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Experience Pacific Island culture, black-water raft or explore trendy Wellington; all with...

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New Zealand (Aotearoa)  by Charles Rawlings-Way

New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Charles Rawlings-Way

Book

"Lonely Planet's New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Glide through turquoise waters past pods of orcas in Bay of Islands; try black-water rafting in asto...

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Australia's great Western Deserts  by Simon Nevill

Australia's great Western Deserts

Simon Nevill

Book

One of the most comprehensive publications ever written on Australia's Western Deserts, this beautiful large format hardback book not only contains many stunning photographs but also covers a great breadth of information about this wonderful region. Each...

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Walking on the Greek Islands - the Cyclades  by Gilly Cameron Cooper

Walking on the Greek Islands - the Cyclades

Gilly Cameron Cooper

Book

Covering the four islands of Naxos, Paros, Amorgos and Santorini, this guidebook presents 35 day walks in the Greek Cyclades. The detailed route description for each walk is accompanied by clear mapping and interspersed with a wealth of insights into...

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PrettycityDublin  by Siobhan Ferguson

PrettycityDublin

Siobhan Ferguson

Book

A stunning photography, lifestyle and travel guide for Ireland's capital by acclaimed Irish Instagrammer Siobhan Ferguson. This beautiful collection of images will take you past Dublin's famous landmarks - the bridge, the Liffey, the pubs - and into the...

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Make Trax camping Queensland  by Keith Sheldon-Collins

Make Trax camping Queensland

Keith Sheldon-Collins

Book

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Greatest British railway journeys

Greatest British railway journeys

Book

It is now over a decade since the much-loved Great British Railway Journeys series set off on its incredible run discovering the cultural, social and engineering landscape of the United Kingdom through the prism of George Bradshaw's Handbook to rail ...

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Hunting the last great pirate  by Michael E. A. Ford

Hunting the last great pirate

Michael E. A. Ford

Book

In 1827 the Duke of Wellington – former Commander-in-Chief of the British Army and British Prime Minister – ordered the withdrawal of British soldiers from the island of Ceylon after years of bloody conflict there. English cargo vessels, including the...

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The buried Spitfires of Burma  by Andy. author. Brockman

The buried Spitfires of Burma

Andy. author. Brockman

Book

This is the story of Lincolnshire farmer David Cundall's quixotic quest to unearth dozens of Spitfire fighters he believes were buried at the end of WWII. Armed with a high-tech survey showing mysterious shapes under the sunbaked surface of Yangon Ai...

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Sustainable travel  by Holly Tuppen

Sustainable travel

Holly Tuppen

Book

Sustainable Travel offers practical and achievable advice for those who want to make a difference to the way we experience the world. Having travelled around the world without flying, sustainability expert Holly Tuppen knows a thing or two about low ...

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Llama drama  by Anna McNuff

Llama drama

Anna McNuff

Book

Armed with a limited grasp of Spanish and determined to meet as many llamas as possible, Anna and her friend Faye set off on a 6-month journey along the spine of the largest mountain range in the world – the Andes. For anyone who has ever wanted to j...

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Great sites of the Ancient World

Great sites of the Ancient World

Book

From deserts to hidden corners of busy cities, quiet mountain tops to caves submerged deep underground, this book is a spectacular tour of our early history. It tells a story spanning thousands of years, from the earliest human settlements to the great...

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The 500 hidden secrets of Vancouver  by Shannon McLachlan

The 500 hidden secrets of Vancouver

Shannon McLachlan

Book

Vancouver seems to have it all: a lively city center with trendy shops, a diverse cultural scene, clubs and bars for partying, impressive architecture, but also beaches and skiing areas close by. The beautiful wild natural surroundings are perfect for,...

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When the ship hits the fan by Rob Anderson

When the ship hits the fan

Rob Anderson

Large Print

"Rob Anderson was a magnet for trouble long before he went to sea at 15. But when he became Captain Rob Anderson, one of the youngest Australian masters ever, it was suddenly his responsibility to keep everything afloat - no easy feat when the seas w...

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Insiders' guide to Memphis by Rebecca Finlayson

Insiders' guide to Memphis

Rebecca Finlayson

eBook

Insiders' guide to Memphis on your list of possible places to relocate or visit? You'll find this practical guide an essential resource for comprehensive information about this fast-growing city.

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Perth  by David Whish-Wilson

Perth

David Whish-Wilson

Book

David Whish-Wilson's Perth is a place of surprising beauty, of sand-swept peace and brilliant light, yet a place where the deeper historical currents are never too far beneath the surface. Like the Swan River that flows in two directions at once at c...

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Darwin  by Tess Lea

Darwin

Tess Lea

Book

Darwin is a survivor, you have to give it that. Razed to the ground four times in its short history, it has picked itself up out of the debris to not only rebuild but grow... Darwin has known catastrophes and resurrections; it has endured misconceived...

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Canberra  by Paul Daley

Canberra

Paul Daley

Book

Canberra is a city of orphans. People arrive temporarily for work, but stay on because they discover unanticipated promise and opportunity in a city that the rest of the country loathes but can't really do without. Daley's Canberra begins and ends at...

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Stalin's Wine Cellar by John Baker

Stalin's Wine Cellar

John Baker

eBook

In the late 1990s, John Baker was known as a purveyor of quality rare and old wines. Always entrepreneurial and up for adventure, he was the perfect person for an occasional business partner to approach with a mysterious wine list that was foreign to...

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Icy graves  by Stephen Haddelsey

Icy graves

Stephen Haddelsey

Book

It is no secret that the Antarctic is one of the most dangerous, forbidding places for explorers to step foot in. The terrain is treacherous, the wildlife predatory and the climate fatal if not adequately prepared for. 'Icy Graves' uses a selection of...

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Clanlands  by Sam Heughan

Clanlands

Sam Heughan

Book

Two men. One country. And a lot of whisky. As stars of Outlander, Sam and Graham eat, sleep and breathe the Highlands on this epic road trip around their homeland. They discover that the real thing is even greater than fiction. Clanlands is the story...

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East Coast Australia  by Cristian Bonetto

East Coast Australia

Cristian Bonetto

Book

This guide is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Snorkel the Whitsundays, tour the Opera House or bushwalk at Wilsons Prom; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover...

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How to live Korean  by Soo Kim

How to live Korean

Soo Kim

Book

How to Live Korean takes a deep-dive into Korean culture, unpacking what it means to be Korean in all its forms and uncovering the way the locals think, what they enjoy getting up to and who they do it with. Whether it's Korean movie Parasite sweeping...

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The flightless traveller  by Emma Gregg

The flightless traveller

Emma Gregg

Book

Travel needn't cost the Earth: discover how to explore our beautiful world sustainably and responsibly with this definitive guide. Packed full of practical information about planning an air-mile-free adventure, from route planning to budgeting, accom...

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New Zealand's best trips  by Brett Atkinson

New Zealand's best trips

Brett Atkinson

Book

Discover the freedom of the open road with New Zealand's Best Trips. We've selected 25 amazing road trips through Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Marlborough, Nelson, Canterbury and Queenstown, from two-day escapes to eight-day adventures, and packed them...

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Sydney  by Delia Falconer

Sydney

Delia Falconer

Book

As I set out from the city's southern end, the sandstone walls beneath the Central railway line still held the day's heat ... The moon rose from the invisible harbour into a sky of such a deep royal blue it was almost hard to believe in. The street smelled...

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Melbourne  by Sophie Cunningham

Melbourne

Sophie Cunningham

Book

Melbourne's a city you get to know from the inside out - you have to walk it to love it. My favourite time to do this is at night. That's when you capture glimpses of people - eating, laughing, talking, arguing, watching TV and reading - through half...

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Hobart  by Peter Timms

Hobart

Peter Timms

Book

MONA has done a lot more than just rescue a flagging tourism economy. It has changed the city's body language, teaching it to stand up straight and look others squarely in the eye, even putting on a swagger in its step. From Hobart's convict legacy,...

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Brisbane  by Matthew Condon

Brisbane

Matthew Condon

Book

I keep coming back to the light of Brisbane. If you are born into it, this palette of gentle pinks and oranges at dawn and dusk, the blast white of midday in summer, the lemon luminescence of mid-morning and mid-afternoon, you keep it with you, and measure...

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Adelaide  by Kerryn Goldsworthy

Adelaide

Kerryn Goldsworthy

Book

A painting, a frog cake, a landmark, a statue, a haunting newspaper photograph, a bucket of peaches, pink shorts in parliament, concert tickets, tourist maps. Kerryn Goldsworthy's Adelaide is a museum of sorts, a personal guide to the city through a ...

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My four seasons in France  by Janine Marsh

My four seasons in France

Janine Marsh

Book

A little over ten years ago, Janine Marsh and her husband Mark gave up their city jobs in London to chase the good life in the countryside of northern France. Having overcome the obstacles of starting to renovate her dream home - an ancient, dilapidated...

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Drive your adventure. Norway  by Clémence Polge

Drive your adventure. Norway

Clémence Polge

Book

Travelling in a van is emerging as a popular way to see the world. Back to nature, away from mass tourism, you can experience a country in a way that's fresh, unscheduled, and autonomous. This book on getting the most from your trip to van-friendly N...

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Winds of the steppe by Bernard Ollivier

Winds of the steppe

Bernard Ollivier

eBook

Bernard Ollivier pushes onward in his attempt to become the first person to walk the entire length of the Great Silk Road. "A gripping account. More than just a travel story'this is a quest for the Other."'Alexis Liebaert, L'evenement Picking up where...

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Walking Broadway  by William J. Hennessey

Walking Broadway

William J. Hennessey

Book

Walking Broadway offers readers an architectural tour of the entire length of Broadway from Bowling Green to the Harlem River. Through fourteen structured walks the book not only presents the history of New York's most famous avenue, but also explores...

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Captain James Cook and the search for Antarctica  by James C. Hamilton

Captain James Cook and the search for Antarctica

James C. Hamilton

Book

During parts of his three voyages in the southern Pacific and Southern Oceans, Cook narrowed the options' for the location of Antarctica. Over three summers, he completed a circumnavigation of portions of the Southern Continent, encountering impenetr...

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Into the Arctic ice  by Esther Horvath

Into the Arctic ice

Esther Horvath

Book

In September 2019, a team of 600 researchers from 19 countries united in a common mission known as MOSAiC--the Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate--whose mission is to chart conditions in the Arctic for one continuous...

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Accidentally Wes Anderson  by Wally Koval

Accidentally Wes Anderson

Wally Koval

Book

Accidentally Wes Anderson began as a personal travel bucket list, a catalog of visually striking and historically unique destinations that capture the imagined worlds of Wes Anderson. Now, inspired by a community of more than one million Adventurers,...

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Magdalena by Wade Davis

Magdalena

Wade Davis

eAudiobook

Travellers often become enchanged with the first country that captures their hearts and gives them license to be free. For Wade Davis, it was Colombia. Here he revisits the mighty Magdalena, the river that made possible the nation. Along the way, he finds...

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A year at the château  by Dick Strawbridge

A year at the château

Dick Strawbridge

Book

Like many couples, Dick and Angel had long dreamed of living in France, but where others might settle for a modest bolthole in the French countryside, the Strawbridges fell in love with a 19th-century fairytale chateau, complete with 45 rooms, seven....

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Shadow of the Silk Road  by Colin Thubron

Shadow of the Silk Road

Colin Thubron

Book

There was never one Silk Road - but several. The route chosen by Colin Thubron passes through China, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Iran and Turkey, taking in the most sterile desert on earth (the Taklamakan) and the strife-torn mountain valleys...

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The sustainable travel handbook  by Sarah Reid

The sustainable travel handbook

Sarah Reid

Book

This practical and inspiring guide, the latest in the popular Handbook series, motivates travellers to take a responsible approach to the impact of travelling. Whether you're looking to reduce your carbon emissions, enjoy more a responsible wildlife-...

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Tough women adventure stories

Tough women adventure stories

Book

It's time we celebrated women in adventure What does toughness mean to you? Perhaps it's being physically fit and mentally resilient. Perhaps it's doing something no one else has done before. Perhaps it's breaking down boundaries and proving what you...

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Ultimate campsites  by Penny (Travel writer) Watson

Ultimate campsites

Penny (Travel writer) Watson

Book

In Ultimate Campsites: Australia, Penny Watson maps out 75 of the country's most wild and wondrous nature-based campgrounds, from the turquoise and white sandy beaches of Queensland and pristine national parks of New South Wales, to the wineries of S...

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Antarctica's lost aviator  by Jeff (Filmmaker) Maynard

Antarctica's lost aviator

Jeff (Filmmaker) Maynard

Book

The astonishing voyage of the first solo crossing of Antarctica by the unlikeliest of arctic explorers. By the 1930s, no one had yet crossed Antarctica, and its vast interior remained a mystery frozen in time. Hoping to write his name in the history ...

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World's greatest cities

World's greatest cities

Book

World's Greatest Cities is an illuminating visual guide to 30 incredible cities around the globe and with annotated 3-D reconstructions and cutaway models that allow you to journey right to the soul of each of them.

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Beyond the trees  by Adam Shoalts

Beyond the trees

Adam Shoalts

Book

A thrilling odyssey through an unforgiving landscape, and the rich history it reveals. What does it mean to explore and confront the unknown? Beyond the Trees recounts Adam Shoalts's epic, solo crossing of Canada's mainland Arctic in a single season--the...

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Slow road to San Francisco  by David Reynolds

Slow road to San Francisco

David Reynolds

Book

As he moseys from east to west, driving slowly, stopping frequently he meets a huge variety of Americans - white, black, Hispanic, Asian, native American; Christian, Muslim, atheist, Mormon, Mennonite; rich, middling, poor. They talk about everything...

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Survive the savage sea  by Dougal Robertson

Survive the savage sea

Dougal Robertson

Book

After their 43-foot schooner was stoved in by a pod of killer whales, the six members of the Robertson family spent 37 days adrift in the Pacific. With no maps, compass or navigation instruments, and rations for only three days, they used every survi...

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Blue sky kingdom by Bruce Kirkby

Blue sky kingdom

Bruce Kirkby

eBook

Awarm and unforgettable portraitofa family letting gooftheknown world to encounter an unfamiliar one filled withrich possibilities and new understandings. Bruce Kirkby hadfallen into a pattern of looking mindlessly at his phone for hours, flipping be...

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#wanderlust by Sabina Trojanova

#wanderlust

Sabina Trojanova

eBook

Plan your next unforgettable trip with this lush, boldly designed, full-color compendium covering more than 500 memorable destinations that offers personal insights, information, invaluable advice, and where to take the most Instagram-worthy photos.From...

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The women I think about at night by Mia Kankimäki

The women I think about at night

Mia Kankimäki

eBook

What can a forty-something childless woman do? Bored with her life and feeling stuck, Mia Kankimäki leaves her job, sells her apartment, and decides to travel the world, following the paths of the female explorers and artists from history who have lo...

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Love America  by Jenny Robin Jones

Love America

Jenny Robin Jones

Book

"For New Zealand writer Jenny Robin Jones the United States has always been an enigma, a series of questionable notions formed through a lifetime. 'What is America?' she asks herself. Can she rely on her own personal impressions? Jones' journey takes...

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The road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson

The road to Little Dribbling

Bill Bryson

eAudiobook

Following a route from Bognor Regis to Cape Wrath, by way of places that many people never get to, Bryson sets out to rediscover the wondrously beautiful, magnificently eccentric, endearingly and unique country that he thought he knew. Yet, despite B...

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Back roads  by Heather Ewart

Back roads

Heather Ewart

Book

During the five years it has been appearing on our screens, ABC TV's Back Roads has taken us across Australia, through scorched deserts, along sapphire coasts, up breathtaking mountains and over gentle, rolling plains. It has shown us the rugged land...

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Towards Compostela  by Catharina Van Bohemen

Towards Compostela

Catharina Van Bohemen

Book

"One day Catharina van Bohemen left her Auckland home to fly to Spain and walk the Camino de Santiago. Her journal was the most important thing she carried."--Publisher's website.

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Between each step  by Patrice La Vigne

Between each step

Patrice La Vigne

Book

"Shedding years of societal conditioning that dictates school, work and life, Patrice and Justin La Vigne do their best to maintain a nomadic whimsy. However, this nontraditional life presents just as many moments of joy and grace as moments of stress...

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Best day walks New Zealand  by Craig McLachlan

Best day walks New Zealand

Craig McLachlan

Book

Lonely Planet Best Day Walks New Zealand is your passport to 60 easy escapes into nature. Stretch your legs away from the city by picking a walk that works for you, from just a couple of hours to a full day, from easy to hard. Wind your way around vo...

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Blockchain chicken farm by Xiaowei Wang

Blockchain chicken farm

Xiaowei Wang

eBook

From FSGO x Logic: stories about rural China, food, and tech that reveal new truths about the globalized worldIn Going Down to the Country, the technologist and writer Xiaowei Wang explores the political and social entanglements of technology in rural...

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Owls of the eastern ice by Jonathan C. Slaght

Owls of the eastern ice

Jonathan C. Slaght

eBook

'A refreshingly old-school, tautly strung adventure' Helen Macdonald, author of H is for Hawk'Remarkable. If only every endangered species had a guardian angel as impassioned, courageous and pragmatic as Jonathan Slaght' Isabella Tree, author of...

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Other people's houses by Hilary McPhee

Other people's houses

Hilary McPhee

eAudiobook

Fleeing the aftermath of a failed marriage, Hilary McPhee embarks on a writing project in the Middle East for a member of the Hashemite royal family, a man she greatly respects. There she finds herself faced with different kinds of exile, new kinds o...

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Where This Service Will Terminate by Katherine Jakeways

Where This Service Will Terminate

Katherine Jakeways

eAudiobook

Rosie Cavaliero and Justin Edwards star in this romantic comedy about a couple who meet on a train'Had me gripped from the start ... Just lovely' - Miranda Sawyer, ObserverSuzie's never been to Cornwall before, but one day she finds herself on the Co...

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Loving country by Bruce Pascoe

Loving country

Bruce Pascoe

eAudiobook

Listeners are encouraged to discover sacred Australia by reconsidering the accepted history and hearing diverse stories of her Indigenous people. The intention of this audiobook is to foster communication and understanding between all peoples and country,...

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New Zealand coastlines  by Darryl Torckler

New Zealand coastlines

Darryl Torckler

Book

"A pictorial book of New Zealand’s coastlines, featuring the stunning images of innovative photography of Darryl Torckler, with text commentary from Gillian Torckler. Divided geographically, the photographed areas include: North: Bay of Islands to the...

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Sacred places  by Clare Gogerty

Sacred places

Clare Gogerty

Book

This is an illustrated guide to the world and its sacred wonders. Wellness travellers are seeking transformative experiences, wellness is, by nature, a journey and a quest. The concept of transformative travel is about finding experiences through trips...

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Kid-friendly Auckland

Kid-friendly Auckland

Book

Discover more than 100 of the best kid-friendly adventures that Auckland has to offer. Clamber up ancient volcanoes, squelch through tidal mudflats, walk through bush-clad gorges or picnic on Hauraki Gulf islands - it's all in here! This essential fa...

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Melbourne  by Rod Ritchie

Melbourne

Rod Ritchie

Book

Compact and affordable, Fodor's 25 Best Melbourne is a great travel guide for those who want an easy-to-pack guidebook and map to one of the most exciting cities in Australia. Fodor's 25 Best Guides offer highlights of major city destinations in a co...

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Into the wild  by Jon Krakauer

Into the wild

Jon Krakauer

Book

The story of Chris McCandless, a young man who embarked on a solo journey into the wilds of Alaska and whose body was discovered four months later, explores the fascinating allure that the wilderness has for the American imagination.

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