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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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Down south by Bruce Ansley

Down south

Bruce Ansley

eBook

In Down South, writer Bruce Ansley goes on a journey of rediscovery, back to his beloved South Island. From Curio Bay in Southland to Totaranui in Golden Bay, this is both a provocative history and a vast expedition across the land once known as Middle...

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Stalin's wine cellar by John Baker

Stalin's wine cellar

John Baker

eAudiobook

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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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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Only way home by Liz Byron

Only way home

Liz Byron

eBook

On a warm day in May 2004, Liz Byron set off from Cooktown with her two companions, donkeys Grace and Charley, on a self-imposed challenge to walk 2500 kilometres of the Bicentennial National Trail over 9 months. This epic journey was a rite of passage...

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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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Scotland's Highlands & Islands  by Neil Wilson

Scotland's Highlands & Islands

Neil Wilson

Book

Lonely Planets Scotlands Highlands & Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sip the water of life, whisky, in an ancient pub; walk the West Highland Way (or a little...

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Mystical places by Sarah Baxter

Mystical places

Sarah Baxter

eBook

Discover 25 mystical destinations from around the globe in this enchanting guide full of magic, folklore and exquisitely beautiful places. Seeking a transcendent travel experience? Take a magical pilgrimage to Alfaborg, the City of Elves; marvel at t...

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My journal by Angie Allanby

My journal

Angie Allanby

eBook

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Wild at heart by Miriam Lancewood

Wild at heart

Miriam Lancewood

eBook

Miriam Lancewood's first book Woman in the Wilderness told how she and her husband, Peter, lived for six years in the wilderness of New Zealand, hunting and gathering, and roaming the mountains like nomads. A year later they left New Zealand to explore...

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In search of the woman who sailed the world by Danielle Clode

In search of the woman who sailed the world

Danielle Clode

eBook

A voyage of discovery, nature and untold histories - in the vein of Clare Wright, Edmund de Waal and Helen Macdonald.When the first woman to circumnavigate the world completed her journey in 1775, she returned home without any fanfare at all.Jeanne Barret,...

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The man who cycled the world by Mark Beaumont

The man who cycled the world

Mark Beaumont

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin. The inspiring story of one young man's record-breaking solo cycle journey around the worldOn 15 February 2008, Mark Beaumont pedalled through the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. 194 days and 17 hours previously, he had begun his attempt...

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Stranger Country by Monica Tan

Stranger Country

Monica Tan

eAudiobook

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Signs of life  by Stephen Fabes

Signs of life

Stephen Fabes

Book

A young doctor cycles around the world and discovers how societies treat their most vulnerable, in this thought-provoking and witty medical odyssey In 2010, Stephen Fabes rode away from his career as an emergency doctor in London, on a journey that would...

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I'm in a United State by Paul Henry

I'm in a United State

Paul Henry

eBook

Paul Henry reflects on his life and times in this homage to the land of the slightly shabby stars and stripes.

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On travel by Tony Wheeler

On travel

Tony Wheeler

eAudiobook

Tony Wheeler, travel addict, Lonely Planet founder and intrepid traveller over five decades, has discovered that the more you travel, the more extraordinary the world becomes. His enthusiasm for trekking the globe is contagious: it is impossible to listen...

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Maiden voyages  by Siân Evans

Maiden voyages

Siân Evans

Book

Before convenient air travel, transatlantic travel was the province of the great ocean liners and never more so than in the glory days of the interwar years. It was an extraordinary undertaking made by many women. Some travelled for leisure, some for...

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Enemy of all mankind  by Steven Johnson

Enemy of all mankind

Steven Johnson

Book

Henry Every was the seventeenth century’s most notorious pirate. The press published wildly popular—and wildly inaccurate—reports of his nefarious adventures. The British government offered enormous bounties for his capture, alive or (preferably) dead....

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Loving country  by Bruce Pascoe

Loving country

Bruce Pascoe

Book

Loving Country is a powerful and essential guidebook that offers a new way to travel and discover Australia through an Indigenous narrative. In this beautifully designed and photographed edition, co-authors Bruce Pascoe and Vicky Shukuroglou show tra...

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Fair weather hitchhiker  by Julia Millen

Fair weather hitchhiker

Julia Millen

Book

"A restless 17-year-old seeking fame, fortune (and romance) goes hitchhiking with three older girls. What begins as a holiday frolic becomes a survival recipe for life. Radiating hope and energy, the narrative follows this naive New Zealander to London...

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Magdalena by Wade Davis

Magdalena

Wade Davis

eBook

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The Monocle book of Japan

The Monocle book of Japan

Book

The Monocle team celebrates the endlessly fascinating and culturally rich country of Japan. Ever since it launched in 2007, Monocle has had a rich and deep connection with Japan. From day one the magazine has had a Tokyo bureau – which today also encompasses...

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Between the woods and the water  by Patrick Leigh. Fermor

Between the woods and the water

Patrick Leigh. Fermor

Book

The sequel to A Time of Gifts, Leigh Fermor's classic account of his adventure on foot to Constantinople in 1933 covering his trip down the Danube and across Hungary into Romania. The book ends at the Iron Gates, which divide the Carpathian mountains...

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Around the world  by Mark MacKenzie

Around the world

Mark MacKenzie

Book

Since Ferdinand Magellan first circumnavigated the world 500 years ago, many have succeeded (or failed) in completing the greatest journey of all. Discover the incredible stories of their travels around the world by boat, bicycle, balloon, train, pla...

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In Bibi's kitchen by Hawa Hassan

In Bibi's kitchen

Hawa Hassan

eBook

"Grandmothers from eight eastern African countries welcome you into their kitchens to share flavorful recipes and stories of family, love, and tradition in this transporting cookbook-meets-travelogue"--

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Field Notes from a Pandemic by Ethan Lou

Field Notes from a Pandemic

Ethan Lou

eBook

Equal parts travelogue and pandemic guide, journalist Ethan Lou examines the societal effects of COVID-19 and takes us on a mesmerizing journey around a world that will never be the same.Visiting Beijing in January to see his dying grandfather, Canad...

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My Scotland by Val McDermid

My Scotland

Val McDermid

eAudiobook

In My Scotland, number one bestselling author Val McDermid takes readers to the landscapes she has known all her life, and the places where her stories and characters reside. This remarkable book uncovers Val's own Scotland in all its glory - from the...

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Last chance to see by Douglas Adams

Last chance to see

Douglas Adams

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin.Join Douglas Adams, bestselling and beloved author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and zoologist Mark Carwardine on an adventure in search of the world's most endangered and exotic creatures.In this book, Adams'...

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The golden maze by Richard Fidler

The golden maze

Richard Fidler

eAudiobook

In 1989, Richard Fidler was living in London as part of the provocative Australian comedy trio The Doug Anthony All Stars when revolution broke out across Europe. Excited by this galvanising historic, human, moment, he travelled to Prague, where a de...

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Green hills and blue lagoons  by John Penisten

Green hills and blue lagoons

John Penisten

Book

"This is a reminiscence of life as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in the Fiji Islands, South Pacific in 1968-69. These sketches describes the experiences , difficulties, and rewards of earning one's living in a foreign culture where one must learn to speak...

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Best day walks Australia  by Anna Kaminski

Best day walks Australia

Anna Kaminski

Book

Lonely Planet Best Day Walks Australia is your passport to 60 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. Stroll vine-striped hillsides,...

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Fearless footsteps

Fearless footsteps

Book

Travelling the world is an exhilarating, eye-opening, life-affirming experience. But it can also be scary to even think about. There are language barriers, borders to cross, planes to fly in, and of course, the mystery of an unknown land. It can be d...

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The rainbow atlas  by Taylor Fuller

The rainbow atlas

Taylor Fuller

Book

An inspiring and uplifting collection of the most vibrant and colourful locations around the world, including natural landscapes and built environments, permanent structures and ephemeral displays.

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A New Zealander's guide to touring natural New Zealand  by Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

A New Zealander's guide to touring natural New Zealand

Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Book

Wild coasts, jaw-dropping cliffs and caves, tranquil bays, thermal hotspots, towering alps, primeval forests, lakes and braided rivers, offshore islands. New Zealand's natural wonders are at the top of anyone's must-see list. Peter Janssen's magnific...

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Paris and Other Disappointments by Adam Rozenbachs

Paris and Other Disappointments

Adam Rozenbachs

eAudiobook

Paris and Other Disappointments is a hilarious memoir about fathers and sons, and the joys and challenges of travel, from one of Australia's most talented comedians. Adam Rozenbachs decided he would take his father on the trip of a lifetime to Europe;...

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On Robyn Davidson by Richard Cooke

On Robyn Davidson

Richard Cooke

eBook

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Sinning across Spain by Ailsa Piper

Sinning across Spain

Ailsa Piper

eAudiobook

Pilgrim seeks sinners for mutually beneficial arrangement. Tireless. Result-oriented. Reliable. Seven Deadlies a specialty. On her 1300 kilometre pilgrimage from Granada to Galicia, Ailsa Piper carried an unusual cargo. Walking in the tradition of me...

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The spirit of Waiheke

The spirit of Waiheke

Book

WHAT MAKES WAIHEKE ISLAND SO SPECIAL? We asked local artists, musicians, winemakers, chefs, restaurateurs, historians, kaumātua and more why they are so proud to call this unique island in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf home. What results is a loving homage...

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Tamatea Dusky  by Peta Carey

Tamatea Dusky

Peta Carey

Book

"Tamatea/Dusky Sound, in the southwestern corner of Fiordland National Park, contains a magnificent archipelago of over 700 islands. It has a fascinating history, both Maori and European, but best known for being the place where Captain Cook and the...

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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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Italian life by Tim Parks

Italian life

Tim Parks

eBook

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Endurance by Louis Rudd

Endurance

Louis Rudd

eBook

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He Started It by Samantha Downing

He Started It

Samantha Downing

eBook

"Wholly original. Scarily clever. Completely mesmerizing. You will never look at family road trips the same way again."? Lisa Gardner, #1 New York Times bestselling author From the twisted mind behind mega hit My Lovely Wife comes the story of a fami...

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The gringo trail by Mark Mann

The gringo trail

Mark Mann

eBook

'... there I was in the middle of Bogotá, coked up to my eyeballs, in a hallway holding two machetes, while some drunk Colombians argued about whether or not to blow up a bar with a live hand grenade...' Asia has the hippie trail. South America has the...

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The longest climb by Dominic Faulkner

The longest climb

Dominic Faulkner

eBook

The Longest Climb is the utterly compelling account of Dominic and his team's expedition from the Dead Sea to the peak of Everest. His team EverestMax were the first ever to make this extraordinary journey. Following an old Victorian route, Dominic c...

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The light garden of the Angel King by Peter Levi

The light garden of the Angel King

Peter Levi

eBook

From time immemorial Afghanistan has both been a fortress of faith and a mountainous crossroads. Through its high valleys merchants traded Chinese porcelains, bundles of indigo cloth, sacks of lapis lazuli, golden jewellery, emeralds and fine carvings...

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The world's most amazing places  by Erika Hueneke

The world's most amazing places

Erika Hueneke

Book

What's on your travel bucket list? Touring ancient marvels like the Colosseum or the Great Wall of China? Perhaps standing before stunning natural wonders like Igauzu Falls or Ayers Rock? Or maybe it's the mystique of sacred sites like Angkor Wat and...

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The Socrates Express by Eric Weiner

The Socrates Express

Eric Weiner

eBook

The New York Times bestselling author of The Geography of Bliss embarks on a rollicking intellectual journey, following in the footsteps of history's greatest thinkers and showing us how each'from Epicurus to Gandhi, Thoreau to Beauvoir'offers practical...

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The golden maze by Richard Fidler

The golden maze

Richard Fidler

eBook

In 1989, Richard Fidler was living in London as part of the provocative Australian comedy trio The Doug Anthony All Stars when revolution broke out across Europe. Excited by this galvanising historic, human, moment, he travelled to Prague, where a de...

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Chile  by Steph Dyson

Chile

Steph Dyson

Book

Snow-covered mountains, bustling cities, temperate rainforests, and coastal wineries: get to know this country of contrasts. Spend the night star-gazing in the Atacama Desert or wander the enigmatic Rapa Nui (Easter Island). Hike through Patagonia's ...

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The border  by Erika Fatland

The border

Erika Fatland

Book

Erika Fatland travels along the seemingly endless Russian border, from North Korea in the Far East through Russia's bordering states in Asia and the Caucasus, crossing the Caspian Ocean and the Black Sea along the way. The Border is a book about Russia...

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Places we swim Sydney  by Caroline Clements

Places we swim Sydney

Caroline Clements

Book

From lap pools to ocean pools, harbour pools to waterfalls, Sydney is arguably the best major city in Australia for swimming, if not the world! And Places We Swim Sydney covers the very best of the city's famous and hidden swimming spots.

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Wild abandon  by Jennifer Barclay

Wild abandon

Jennifer Barclay

Book

'There's something about abandoned places which moves me and captures the imagination.' So says seasoned travel writer Jennifer Barclay as she walks with her dog and her backpack through the deserted spaces of the Dodecanese, islands that were once b...

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Mystical places  by Sarah Baxter

Mystical places

Sarah Baxter

Book

Travel writer Sarah Baxter expertly curates the world's most wonder-filled sites where magic is made manifest. Discover the history and geography of each site and learn their most significant and spellbinding stories, with suggestions of features to look...

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Travel goals

Travel goals

eBook

Be inspired and empowered by this collection of transformative travel experiences. From sleeping under the stars or learning a new craft, to more ambitious challenges like taking a big trip alone, helping to rebuild a community or saving an endangered...

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The dog lover's guide to travel by Kelly E. Carter

The dog lover's guide to travel

Kelly E. Carter

eBook

"National Geographic's ultimate resource for traveling with your furry friend features hundreds of dog-friendly places to pamper your pooch, from doggie daycare to canine cruises. Special features include walks you can take with your dog, insider tips...

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Last chance to see

Last chance to see

eAudiobook

Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine travel the world in pursuit of species on the brink of extinctionIn 1985, The Observer magazine sent Douglas Adams to Madagascar to look for the exotic and potentially extinct aye-aye lemur. There he met zoologist Ma...

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Chernobyl  by Darmon Richter

Chernobyl

Darmon Richter

Book

Following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster, a vast radiation-tainted zone was ruthlessly evacuated. Yet today it is teeming with life. This unique travelogue introduces the people and places of an uncharted Chernobyl, from ruined Soviet-era factories in Belarus,...

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Down South  by Bruce Ansley

Down South

Bruce Ansley

Book

"In Down South, writer Bruce Ansley goes on a journey of rediscovery, back to his beloved South Island. From Curio Bay in Southland to Totaranui in Golden Bay, this is both a provocative history and a vast expedition across the land once known as Mid...

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Bali & Lombok  by Chantae Reden

Bali & Lombok

Chantae Reden

Book

Whether you're seeking serenity on a sandy beach, learning to freedive, or trekking to the top of a volcano, a spiritual adventure awaits with Moon Bali & Lombok.

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Lonely Planet's where to go when Europe  by Sarah Baxter

Lonely Planet's where to go when Europe

Sarah Baxter

Book

Where should you go next in Europe? Packed full with trip recommendations for every time of year - curated with weather, seasonal costs, crowds and events in mind - this book covers every flavour of the European travel experience, from culture-rich city...

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Greece, Athens & the Peloponnese  by Rick Steves

Greece, Athens & the Peloponnese

Rick Steves

Book

Walk in the steps of Socrates, test the acoustics of the amphitheater of Epidavros, and set sail for Santorini: with Rick Steves, Greece is yours to explore! Inside Rick Steves Greece: Athens & The Peloponnese you'll find:Comprehensive coverage for s...

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Antarctica  by Nina Gallo

Antarctica

Nina Gallo

Book

In 1820, after millennia spent speculating and searching, humans laid eyes on Antarctica for the very first time. The bicentenary of this first sighting is an opportunity to reflect on our Antarctic legacy as the latest scientific research reveals th...

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America's national parks  by Ian Shive

America's national parks

Ian Shive

Book

From the cascading waterfalls of Yosemite to the unique geothermal features of Yellowstone, the U.S. national parks are among the most breathtaking destinations in the world. Founded to preserve the nation's heritage and historic landscapes for posterity,...

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Grounded by Seth Stevenson

Grounded

Seth Stevenson

eBook

In the spirit of AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS, an intrepid writer rediscovers the magic of travel by circumnavigating the world with one simple rule: no planes, ever. How to really see the world by not flying over it ... 'I have good news and bad news....

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From snow to ash  by Anthony Sharwood

From snow to ash

Anthony Sharwood

Book

At the start of the hellish, fiery Australian summer of 2019/20, Walkley Award-winning journalist and suburban dad Anthony Sharwood set off on a journey. Abandoning his post on a busy news website to clear his mind, he solo-trekked the Australian Alps...

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Driving over lemons  by Chris Stewart

Driving over lemons

Chris Stewart

Book

Over two decades ago we set up Sort of Books to help our friend, the some-time Genesis drummer Chris Stewart, bring his sunlit stories of life on a Spanish mountain farm to print. Ever the optimist, Chris hoped to earn enough money to buy a second-hand...

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100 things to see in Tropical North Queensland  by Catherine Lawson

100 things to see in Tropical North Queensland

Catherine Lawson

Book

100 Things to See in Tropical North Queensland is a guide to the best of the far north and Great Barrier Reef, according to people who live there. This remarkable part of Australia is home to the oldest rainforest on earth, the world's largest living...

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Fodor's Alaska by Teeka Ballas

Fodor's Alaska

Teeka Ballas

eBook

Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, attractions, outdoor activities, national parks, and shopping in Alaska.

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Philadelphia & the Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Philadelphia & the Pennsylvania Dutch Country

eBook

From visiting the iconic Liberty Bell during a relaxed Old City ramble to enjoying a concert at Penn's Landing, discover all the best things to do in Philadelphia and beyond with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country....

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Fodor's travel Bermuda by Robyn Bardgett

Fodor's travel Bermuda

Robyn Bardgett

eBook

Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Bermuda is famous for pink-sand beaches, impossibly blue water, and Kelly-green golf courses, but that's only the beginning. The combination...

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Adding a little levity by Robert J. Licalzi

Adding a little levity

Robert J. Licalzi

eBook

"In today's world of uncertainty and weighty decisions, Adding A Little Levity, is the perfect bedtime read. A chapter a night will leave you smiling, as you drift off into a peaceful sleep. The problem is-you'll be chuckling in your dreams." - Sally...

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Alaska  by Erin Kirkland

Alaska

Erin Kirkland

Book

Adventure awaits in the Arctic corner of the world. Whether you want to spot grizzly bears in Denali National Park, uncover the traditions of Alaska's Native groups or race along the scenic Haines Highway, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure y...

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USA national parks

USA national parks

Book

USA National Parks: Lands of Wonder is a celebration of these magnificent parks - packed with beautiful photography and inspiring ideas for your next adventure, whether you want to be alone amid the vast and haunting wilderness of Alaska's Denali Park...

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Travel by colour  by Yolanda Zappaterra

Travel by colour

Yolanda Zappaterra

Book

Introducing the first travel guide organized by color palette. Travel through Costa Rica's green rainforests, Australia's red desert and Dubai's gold souk, along with hundreds of other colorful destinations. Travelers will discover the best places in...

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Lonely Planet's natural world  by Adam Skolnick

Lonely Planet's natural world

Adam Skolnick

Book

This beautiful and inspiring book is an authoritative and timely account of our planet's natural wonders, explaining how and why our bodies and brains benefit from being in nature, as well as the importance of valuing and protecting them for future.....

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Ultimate travel list  by Isabel Albiston

Ultimate travel list

Isabel Albiston

Book

Presents a guide to the five hundred most unmissable places around the globe, from the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal to the Nazca lines and Uluru.

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Wild coast by John Gimlette

Wild coast

John Gimlette

eBook

Between the Orinoco and the Amazon lies a fabulous forested land, barely explored. Much of Guiana seldom sees sunlight, and new species are often tumbling out of the dark trees. Shunned by the conquistadors, it was left to others to carve into coloni...

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Visiting Rwanda by Dervla Murphy

Visiting Rwanda

Dervla Murphy

eBook

Between April and July 1994, the tiny Central African state of Rwanda experienced unprecedented carnage as more than three-quarters of a million people, mostly minority Tutsi, were killed in a carefully planned genocide. In January 1997 Dervla Murphy...

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Unsavory elements

Unsavory elements

eBook

Featuring entirely original writings written exclusively for this work, this anthology is filled with 28 essays from foreigners who live or have lived in China for a significant period of time. The book contains beautiful and enlightening stories about...

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Two years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn

Two years in the French West Indies

Lafcadio Hearn

eBook

Two Years in the French West Indies is one of two books Lafcadio Hearn produced during his two-year stay in Martinque and other Caribbean islands, where he fell under their tropical spell. Published in 1890, this enchanting collection details his sojourn...

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Tropic of hockey by Dave Bidini

Tropic of hockey

Dave Bidini

eBook

One hot afternoon in 1998, Dave Bidini ' who loves hockey, watches it, plays it, and breathes it ' found the Stanley Cup final so tedious to watch that at one point he clicked channels to Martha Stewart ' and never switched back. This made him wonder...

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Greenery by Tim Dee

Greenery

Tim Dee

eBook

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Waking up in Eden by Lucinda Fleeson

Waking up in Eden

Lucinda Fleeson

eBook

Like so many of us, Lucinda Fleeson wanted to escape what had become a routine life. So, she quit her big-city job, sold her suburban house, and moved halfway across the world to the island of Kauai to work at the National Tropical Botanical Garden. Imagine...

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