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Travel the world from the comfort of your chair. The most recent titles in travel are in book, eBook, eAudiobook or large print. This list updates when we add new titles to the collection.

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The dark tourist  by Dom Joly

The dark tourist

Dom Joly

Book

"In this brilliantly odd and hilariously told bestselling travel memoir, Dom Joly sets out on a quest to visit those destinations from which the average tourist would, and should, run a mile. Ever since he can remember, Dom Joly has been fascinated by...

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The quiet zone  by Stephen Kurczy

The quiet zone

Stephen Kurczy

Book

"Deep in the Appalachian Mountains, Green Bank, West Virginia, is a place at once futuristic and old-fashioned. It is home to the Green Bank Observatory, where astronomers search the depths of the universe using the latest technology. With a ban on all...

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Europe  by Alexis Averbuck

Europe

Alexis Averbuck

Book

"Lonely Planet's Europe is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Marvel at Norway's fjords, discover Granada's Alhambra in Spain, and explore Moscow's Red Square; all with...

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Excellent short walks in the South Island  by Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Excellent short walks in the South Island

Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Book

"This completely revised and updated New Zealand best-selling walking book, inveterate tramper Peter Janssen presents more than 450 short walks in the South Island and Stewart Island that are ideal for those people who like to stretch their legs without...

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The guide to travelling in New Zealand with the family  by Gaye Miller

The guide to travelling in New Zealand with the family

Gaye Miller

Book

"If you’re looking for great travel ideas for taking your family around New Zealand then The Guide to Travelling in New Zealand with the Family is the perfect companion. When you are travelling with toddlers or teenagers, the better prepared you are,...

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Classic New Zealand cycle trails  by author Kennett Brothers

Classic New Zealand cycle trails

author Kennett Brothers

Book

"Guides you to a nationwide network of the best biking holidays ... includes full ride descriptions ... including maps and elevation charts, plus valuable tips for everyone, from beginner riders through to seasoned veterans"--Publisher's description.

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Atlas of dark destinations  by Peter Hohenhaus

Atlas of dark destinations

Peter Hohenhaus

Book

"Dark tourism is on the rise, with more and more travellers choosing to engage meaningfully with sites of tragic significance in order to better understand and reflect on devastating world events. This book is your passport to over 300 dark...

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Waking Romeo by Kathryn Barker

Waking Romeo

Kathryn Barker

eAudiobook

Year: 2083 Location: London Mission: Wake Romeo It's the end of the world. Literally. Time travel is possible, but only forwards. And only a handful of families choose to remain in the 'now', living off the scraps that were left behind. Among these ...

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Cabin tripping  by J. J. Eggers

Cabin tripping

J. J. Eggers

Book

"A mountain lodge 5,000 feet up in Washington State's Cascades mountains, accessible only by skis-or an SUV tricked out with bulldozer-size snow tires. A sleek cabin just 80 minutes from Manhattan, overlooking the property's pond and 19 acres of woodland....

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The Amur River by Colin Thubron

The Amur River

Colin Thubron

eBook

"An acclaimed travel writer and novelist, in his eightieth year, takes a dramatic journey on the little known Far East Asian river that forms the highly contested border between Russia and China, covering almost 3,000 miles"--Publisher's description.

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Dálvi by Laura Galloway

Dálvi

Laura Galloway

eAudiobook

Part memoir, part travelogue, this is the story of one woman's six years as an outsider in a reindeer-herding village in the Arctic Tundra, forging a life on her own in one of the most unknowable cultures on earth. An ancestry test suggesting she shared...

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A thing of beauty by Peter Fiennes

A thing of beauty

Peter Fiennes

eBook

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Med by Claudia Roden

Med

Claudia Roden

eBook

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The essential Lewis & Clark by Meriwether Lewis

The essential Lewis & Clark

Meriwether Lewis

eBook

"The celebrated journals of Lewis and Clark's legendary expedition into the uncharted American West, abridged into a single volume and translated into modern English, with nuanced observations from star author and journalist Anthony Brandt. At the start...

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Undiscovered Tasmania  by Rochelle Dare

Undiscovered Tasmania

Rochelle Dare

Book

"Undiscovered Tasmania is your travel guide to the real Tasmania. Beyond the usual tourist attractions, this small island is brimming with special places to see and experience, and locals Rochelle and Wally Dare are here to let visitors in on their s...

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Pocket London  by Damian Harper

Pocket London

Damian Harper

Book

"Lonely Planet's Pocket London is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Rise over the city on the London Eye, uncover the past at Kensington's museums, and explore Soho, ...

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Pocket Amsterdam  by Catherine Le Nevez

Pocket Amsterdam

Catherine Le Nevez

Book

"Lonely Planet's Pocket Amsterdam is our colourful, easy to use and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, and is packed with the best sights and experiences for a short trip or weekend away. It's your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date...

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France  by Alexis Averbuck

France

Alexis Averbuck

Book

"Lonely Planet's Franceis your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore Bordeaux's wineries, lose yourself in Paris, or reach new heights in the French Alps; all with your...

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Colombia  by Jade Bremner

Colombia

Jade Bremner

Book

"Lonely Planet Colombia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Journey to Ciudad Perdida, explore Cartagena's old town, and trek in El Cocuy; all with your trusted trav...

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Costa Rica  by Jade Bremner

Costa Rica

Jade Bremner

Book

"Lonely Planet's Costa Rica is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Find the perfect wave in Mal Pais and Santa Teresa, canoe through thick jungle in Parque Nacional Tor...

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Cuba  by Brendan Sainsbury

Cuba

Brendan Sainsbury

Book

"Lonely Planet's Cuba is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Enjoy the live music scene in Havana, explore historic Habana Vieja, and trek up Pico Turquino; all with your...

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Egypt  by Jessica Lee

Egypt

Jessica Lee

Book

"Lonely Planet Egypt is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Discover the pyramids of Giza, cruise the Nile, and dive in the Red Sea; all with your trusted travel companion....

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Jordan  by Jenny (Jenny Fiona Hawkes) Walker

Jordan

Jenny (Jenny Fiona Hawkes) Walker

Book

"Lonely Planet's Jordan is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Dive the Red Sea, wonder at the spectacular ancient city of Petra, and ride through Wadi Rum at sunset; all...

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Mexico  by Kate (Travel writer) Armstrong

Mexico

Kate (Travel writer) Armstrong

Book

"Lonely Planet's Mexico is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gather all your senses and dive head-first into the ancient Maya world at exquisite Palenque; sample the ...

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Cancún, Cozumel & the Yucatán  by Ashley (Travel writer) Harrell

Cancún, Cozumel & the Yucatán

Ashley (Travel writer) Harrell

Book

"Lonely Planet (TM)s Cancun, Cozumel & the Yucatan is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Chill on Isla Mujeres, explore Tutum Ruins, and dive in Cozumel; all with your...

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Peru  by Brendan Sainsbury

Peru

Brendan Sainsbury

Book

"Lonely Planet's Peru is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, hike to the dramatic peaks of the Cordillera Blanca, and ...

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The cruel way  by Ella Maillart

The cruel way

Ella Maillart

Book

"'We were both travellers - she always running away from an emotional crisis (not seeing that she was already wishing for the next), I always seeking far afield the secret of harmonious living, or filling up time by courting risk, caught by the clean...

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The Amur River  by Colin Thubron

The Amur River

Colin Thubron

Book

"An acclaimed travel writer and novelist, in his eightieth year, takes a dramatic journey on the little known Far East Asian river that forms the highly contested border between Russia and China, covering almost 3,000 miles"--Publisher's description.

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Unexpected New Zealand  by Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Unexpected New Zealand

Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Book

"A pictorial holiday guide with a difference. Almost a little bit of local Atlas Obscura. Perfect addition in all households when planning a holiday, reminiscing, coffee table or corporate gifts. The book will entice the readers to venture to places out...

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Excellent short walks in the North Island  by Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Excellent short walks in the North Island

Peter (Peter Leon) Janssen

Book

"Peter Janssen has revised and updated this best-selling book to include more than 400+ North Island short walks with a difference. They are grouped by region, and each can be accomplished within the span of a couple of hours (and some much less), putting...

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Once a land of birds by Margorie Linda Nietfeld Nams

Once a land of birds

Margorie Linda Nietfeld Nams

eBook

"They pictured exotic adventures. They got sunburn, sore feet, loneliness, and new trails that led to mind-broadening inner strength. Told with grace and style, alive with insight and intriguing facts, Once a Land of Birds captures the joys and chal...

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This dark sheltering forest by Magi Nams

This dark sheltering forest

Magi Nams

eBook

They envisioned exciting science in a rainforest. They got downpours, dangerous tracks, and new challenges that sparked wonder and deeper family bonding. In this captivating and action-filled story, the adventurous Canadian family that hit the ground...

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Vuelta skelter by Tim Moore

Vuelta skelter

Tim Moore

eBook

"Tim Moore, the author of the Sunday Times bestselling French Revolutions, completes his epic (and ill-advised) trilogy of cycling's Grand Tours. Julian Berrendero's victory in the 1941 Vuelta a Espana was an extraordinary exercise in sporting redemption:...

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Welcome to country by Marcia Langton

Welcome to country

Marcia Langton

eBook

Marcia Langton: Welcome to Country 2nd edition is the essential follow-up to Australia's landmark travel guide to Indigenous Australia, Welcome to Country. In this extensively updated edition, Marcia Langton offers a full range of Indigenous-owned or...

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Philippines  by Paul Harding

Philippines

Paul Harding

Book

"Lonely Planet's Philippines is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Enjoy pristine lagoons and rocky islets, snorkel with whale sharks, and lay on secluded beaches; all...

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Seoul  by Thomas O'Malley

Seoul

Thomas O'Malley

Book

"Lonely Planet's Seoul is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Wander the labyrinthine streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, hike alongside Seoul's original city walls, and ...

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South Australia & Northern Territory  by Anthony Ham

South Australia & Northern Territory

Anthony Ham

Book

"Lonely Planet's South Australia & Northern Territory is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gaze at Uluru, explore the outback, and spot wildlife on Kangaroo Island; all...

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Tokyo  by Rebecca Milner

Tokyo

Rebecca Milner

Book

"Lonely Planet's Tokyo is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Experience the Shinjuku nightlife, escape the modern world at Meiji-jingu, Tokyo's largest and most famous...

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Korea  by Damian Harper

Korea

Damian Harper

Book

"Lonely Planet's Korea is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the dramatic landscape of Jeju-do, feast on bibimbap in Jeonju, and wander the streets of Bukchon;...

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Singapore  by Ria de Jong

Singapore

Ria de Jong

Book

"Lonely Planet's Singapore is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sample the legendary hawker food, explore the breathtaking National Gallery Singapore, and stand under...

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Hong Kong  by Lorna Parkes

Hong Kong

Lorna Parkes

Book

"Lonely Planet's Hong Kong is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Cruise on the legendary Star Ferry with its views of Hong Kong's iconic skyline, ride the hair-raising...

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Japan  by Rebecca Milner

Japan

Rebecca Milner

Book

"Lonely Planet's Japan is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore over a thousand temples in old imperial capital Kyoto, relax in one of the onsens scattered across...

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Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei  by Simon Richmond

Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei

Simon Richmond

Book

"Lonely Planet's Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Get to the heart of this region's cultural melting pot, all with your trusted trave...

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Undiscovered Tasmania by Rochelle Dare

Undiscovered Tasmania

Rochelle Dare

eBook

A stunning guide to the Apple Isle featuring places that only locals can tell you about.

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Tasmania  by Charles Rawlings-Way

Tasmania

Charles Rawlings-Way

Book

"Lonely Planet's Tasmania is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike Cradle Mountain, discover historic Port Arthur, and raft the Franklin River; all with your trusted...

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The Clanlands almanac  by Sam Heughan

The Clanlands almanac

Sam Heughan

Book

"If Clanlands was a gentle road trip through Scotland, this almanac is a top down, pedal to the metal up and down odyssey through the many byways of a Scottish year. An invitation to anyone who picks up the book to join us on a crazy camper van explo...

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Our vibrant country  by Bob McCree

Our vibrant country

Bob McCree

Book

"Lush spring farmland, bright summer beaches, red and gold autumn colours and crisp winter days - every spectacular season of the New Zealand landscape is captured in this stunning collection by award-winning photographer, Bob McCree."--Back cover.

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Red tape and white knuckles  by Lois Pryce

Red tape and white knuckles

Lois Pryce

Book

"Lois Pryce isn't just any woman - nine-to-five has never been her thing. Unafraid of a challenge, having already ridden her motorbike from Alaska to the southernmost tip of South America, she put on her sparkly crash helmet, armed herself with maps and...

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Travel hacks by Keith Bradford

Travel hacks

Keith Bradford

eBook

Find the best travel deals, skip the lines, pack like a pro, and enjoy the easiest trip of your life with this definitive guide to making your next getaway smoother than ever. Traveling is full of exciting new experiences and discoveries'but it can also...

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New Zealand  by Jamie Christian Desplaces

New Zealand

Jamie Christian Desplaces

Book

"From green forests to blackened basalt and snowy mountains to golden beaches, adventure awaits around every bend on these dramatic islands. Experience Middle Earth with Moon New Zealand. Inside you'll find: * Strategic itineraries including a week on...

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Quirky New Zealand  by Eleanor Black

Quirky New Zealand

Eleanor Black

Book

"The quirkiest landmarks, features and installations from all over New Zealand. Each 'quirky' has a back story. Includes the Rainbow Staircase in Thames, Rose Bowl in Dannevirke, the musket bullet embedded in the bar at the Horeke Hotel and many more...

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Lonely Planet's armchair explorer  by Anita Isalska

Lonely Planet's armchair explorer

Anita Isalska

Book

"Calling culture lovers: sample music, films and books from 120 countries without leaving your armchair. Perfect preparation for travellers or simply a satisfying journey into the unknown, this book lists the five most interesting books and movies from...

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Map for the heart  by Jillian Sullivan

Map for the heart

Jillian Sullivan

eBook

"To live in Central Otago is to come to terms with the dominance of nature. Writer Jillian Sullivan set out to walk the hills and mountains of the Ida Valley where she lives, and follow the Manuherekia River from the mountains to its confluence with ...

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It takes a village  by Lauraine Jacobs

It takes a village

Lauraine Jacobs

Book

"Matakana village lies at the heart of one of New Zealand's loveliest regions, where rolling hills and small valleys are fringed by glorious beaches and gentle estuaries. Sheltered, warm and fertile, it's a heaven for horticulture and fishing. Perhaps...

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Alexandria by Edmund Richardson

Alexandria

Edmund Richardson

eBook

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Across the pass

Across the pass

Book

"Tramping is a journey into mountainous country, across passes, along ridges, beside rivers or through forests. It is a journey also, perhaps, to discovering more about the native plants and animals existing in these wild ecosystems, and a journey in...

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Me. and me now by Alan Samson

Me. and me now

Alan Samson

eBook

Me. And me now is an extraordinary travel memoir about the early 1970s' "hippie trail" across Asia - a story not just of exotic places but an emerging era for the world's youth marked by unprecedented freedoms, escapism and experimentation. Author Alan...

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Tahiti, voyage through paradise by George Teeple Eggleston

Tahiti, voyage through paradise

George Teeple Eggleston

eBook

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The goodby islands by Stuart Gregory

The goodby islands

Stuart Gregory

eBook

"It was another day at the office. The drawers in my desk were slowly creep open and close. It was a particularly windy on this day, I was on the one hundred and third floor of the world trade center tower two. When it was windy, the building had a built...

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Tang of the Tasman Sea by Magi Nams

Tang of the Tasman Sea

Magi Nams

eBook

They reached for more adventure in a foreign land. They got sand flies, icy tracks, homeschool tensions, and long-awaited, soul-warming friendships. In this entertaining and moving story, the spunky Canadian family that dived into New Zealand's South...

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The Cook Islands and Fiji by Barry Pomeroy

The Cook Islands and Fiji

Barry Pomeroy

eBook

Thirty years have passed since I went to the Cook Islands and Fiji, and although the original record of my voyage has long been lost, when I sifted through my memories of that most seminal time in my life, the entire trip was still there waiting for me....

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Ciao bella! by Kate Langbroek

Ciao bella!

Kate Langbroek

eBook

When Kate Langbroek first dreamed of moving to Italy, she imagined a magnificent sun-drenched pastiche of long lunches and wandering through cobbled laneways clutching a loaf of crusty bread and a bottle of wine, Sophia Loren-style, while handsome men...

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Ciao bella! by Kate Langbroek

Ciao bella!

Kate Langbroek

eAudiobook

Kate Langbroek's deliciously funny, irreverent and inspiring memoir about moving to Bologna with her family to seek la dolce vita is a glorious reminder of what we can learn from the Italians about living life to the full - and what really matters when...

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The Great North Road  by Steve Silk

The Great North Road

Steve Silk

Book

"The Great North Road is Britain's Route 66 we ve just forgotten how to sing its praises. In 1921, Britain's most illustrious highway, the Great North Road, ceased to exist on paper at least. Stretching from London to Edinburgh, the old road was larg...

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Along the amber route  by C. J. Schüler

Along the amber route

C. J. Schüler

Book

"Following the Amber Route from the Baltic to the Mediterranean, C. J. Schuler charts the origins of amber, the myths and legends that have grown around it, and the dazzling artefacts crafted from it and traded along the way. Schuler reflects on the ...

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My French platter replenished  by Annemarie Rawson

My French platter replenished

Annemarie Rawson

Book

"When Annemarie and Steve are unceremoniously sacked by a belligerent boss, they're forced to find a new home and work. As they take on the management of their new employers' majestic house, will the opportunities to create luscious food for the guests...

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Sh*t towns of New Zealand  by Rick Furphy

Sh*t towns of New Zealand

Rick Furphy

Book

"This tiki tour covers the whole of New Zealand with five major road trips. Each has a handy map and in-depth coverage of classic Kiwi attractions and events, all in the authors' trademark tongue-in-cheek acerbic style. From the world's creepiest Santa...

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Novel destinations by Shannon McKenna Schmidt

Novel destinations

Shannon McKenna Schmidt

eBook

Follow in the footsteps of much loved authors, discover the landscapes that sparked their imaginations, and learn behind-the-scenes stories in this second edition of Novel Destinations. Across more than 500 literary locales in the United States, Europe,...

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Te wheke  by Metadata & Discovery

Te wheke

Metadata & Discovery

Book

Includes 63 withdrawn items for Te Wheke testing.

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Welcome to Country  by Marcia Langton

Welcome to Country

Marcia Langton

Book

"Marcia Langton: Welcome to Country 2nd edition is the essential follow-up to Australia's landmark travel guide to Indigenous Australia, Welcome to Country. In this extensively updated edition, Marcia Langton offers a full range of Indigenous-owned o...

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How to live Icelandic  by 1941- author. Nína Björk Árnadóttir

How to live Icelandic

1941- author. Nína Björk Árnadóttir

Book

"The ultimate insider's guide to Iceland, full of inspiration and ideas and how tos to help you experience the very best of Icelandic life, landscape, culture, style and art. Known as "The Land of Fire and Ice," Iceland is a country of contrasts, from...

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I belong here  by Anita Sethi

I belong here

Anita Sethi

Book

"Anita Sethi was on a journey through Northern England in Summer 2019 when she became the victim of a race hate crime. The crime was a vicious attack on her right to exist in a place on account of her race. After the event Anita experienced panic attacks...

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Hawai'i, the big island  by Luci Yamamoto

Hawai'i, the big island

Luci Yamamoto

Book

"Lonely Planet Hawaii, the Big Island" is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike trails through smoking craters at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, stargaze at the...

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The big bike trip by Freddie Gillies

The big bike trip

Freddie Gillies

eBook

"At Auckland Airport, a group of young Kiwis began an audacious, some would say crazy journey, huddled together and wiping tears from their eyes. Fourteen months later, they had cycled 23,000 kilometres, from Bali to Buckingham Palace, across more than...

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River town  by Peter Hessler

River town

Peter Hessler

Book

""In the heart of China's Sichuan province, amid the terraced hills of the Yangtze River valley, lies the remote town of Fuling. Like many other small cities in this ever-evolving country, Fuling is heading down a new path of change and growth, which...

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On Fiji Islands by Ronald Wright

On Fiji Islands

Ronald Wright

eBook

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Lonely Planet's best in travel 2022

Lonely Planet's best in travel 2022

Book

"The best places to go and things to do all around the world right now! Drawing on the knowledge, passion and miles travelled by Lonely Planet's staff, writers and online community, we present a year's worth of travel inspiration to take you out of t...

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Explore Fiji

Explore Fiji

eBook

Discover the best of Fiji with this indispensably practical guide. From making sure you don't miss out on must-see attractions like Viseisei Village, the sand dunes in Sigatoka, Mamanuca Islands, Levuka and the Hibiscus Highway, to discovering hidden...

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Ultimate weekends Australia  by Emma Shaw

Ultimate weekends Australia

Emma Shaw

Book

"Featuring over 60 destinations from every state and territory, this guide offers recommendations on the best things to do in the morning, daytime and evening, so you can plan your own itinerary. Destinations include all capital cities, regional areas,...

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Ultimate train journeys  by Tim (Journalist) Richards

Ultimate train journeys

Tim (Journalist) Richards

Book

"If you want to slow down and relish the journey, as well as the destination, there's no better way to travel than by rail. No traffic jams, airport screening or long waits - train travel offers the best of holiday mode without the nasty environmental...

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Khumbu  by Peter Laurenson

Khumbu

Peter Laurenson

Book

"Ever since Edmund Hillary's ascent of Everest with Tenzing Norgay, New Zealanders have connected strongly with the mountainous Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. For over three decades, photographer Peter Laurenson has repeatedly visited Khumbu, the Nepalese...

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The big bike trip  by Freddie Gillies

The big bike trip

Freddie Gillies

Book

"At Auckland Airport, a group of young Kiwis began an audacious, some would say crazy journey, huddled together and wiping tears from their eyes. Fourteen months later, they had cycled 23,000 kilometres, from Bali to Buckingham Palace, across more than...

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Kinfolk travel  by John Clifford Burns

Kinfolk travel

John Clifford Burns

Book

"Explore the art of mindful travel with Kinfolk, the pioneers in "slow living," their philosophy of simplicity, authenticity, intentionality and community. With nearly 450,000 copies in print, the Kinfolk series has applied this philosophy to entertaining...

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The one that got away  by Ken Haley

The one that got away

Ken Haley

Book

"In 2020, Australian author Ken Haley mapped out an enticing menu of travel destinations, comprising the Caribbean island states for main course, with Central America for dessert. Main course soon turned into obstacle course. Cuba was a breeze, but when...

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Dálvi by Laura Galloway

Dálvi

Laura Galloway

eBook

An ancestry test suggesting she shared some DNA with the Sámi people, the indigenous inhabitants of the Arctic tundra, tapped into Laura Galloway's wanderlust; an affair with a Sámi reindeer herder ultimately led her to leave New York for the tiny town...

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Ten short lessons in time travel by Brian Clegg

Ten short lessons in time travel

Brian Clegg

eAudiobook

In Ten Short Lessons in Time Travel, Brian Clegg takes us on a fascinating and up-to-date tour of the workings of the universe that suggest the possibility of journeying back and forth through time. Einstein's special theory of relativity made time travel...

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Living the château dream  by Dick Strawbridge

Living the château dream

Dick Strawbridge

Book

"In January 2015 Dick and Angel Strawbridge embarked on the journey of a lifetime when they swapped their cosy two-bedroom flat in east London for a derelict château in the Loire Valley. Where Sunday Times bestseller A Year at the Château told the en...

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Life at the edge

Life at the edge

Book

"Capturing that often inexplicable feeling of being in, near and around water, this book is a photographic celebration of Australian coastlines, rivers and waterways. Water features prominently in the collective memory and national identity of Australia....

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New York City like a local

New York City like a local

eBook

Experience New York City the local way with this insider's guideHome to soaring skyscrapers, world-renowned parks and a foodie scene like no other, this rapturous city is a cultural colossus. But it's not all about the Empire State Building and the Met...

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London like a local

London like a local

eBook

Experience London the local way with this insider's guideHome to world-class art galleries, stately parks and an enticing number of food markets, this cosmopolitan capital is a cultural colossus. But it's not all about the National Gallery and the London...

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Paris like a local

Paris like a local

eBook

Experience Paris the local way with this insider's guide Home to cutting-edge haute cuisine, elegant river-side gardens and a shopping scene like no other, this stylish city is endlessly enticing. But it's not all about the Louvre and the Champs-Élys...

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Tokyo like a local

Tokyo like a local

eBook

Experience Tokyo the local way with this insider's guideHome to serene Japanese gardens, tempting sushi bars and one of the world's most exciting art scenes, this trendy city is a cultural colossus. But it's not all about the Tokyo Tower and Imperial...

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Where the deer and the antelope play by Nick Offerman

Where the deer and the antelope play

Nick Offerman

eAudiobook

A humorous and rousing set of literal and figurative sojourns as well as a mission statement about comprehending, protecting, and truly experiencing the outdoors, inspired by three journeys undertaken by actor, humorist, and New York Times bestselling...

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Where the deer and the antelope play  by Nick Offerman

Where the deer and the antelope play

Nick Offerman

Book

"With wit, heartwarming stories and a keen insight into new and exciting ways to see both the past and the future of the country, the actor, writer and woodworker takes a literary journey to America's frontier to celebrate the people and landscape that...

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100 things to see on Australia's Coral Coast  by Melissa Connell

100 things to see on Australia's Coral Coast

Melissa Connell

Book

"100 Things To See On Australia’s Coral Coast is the only guide to the astonishing coastline north of Perth all the way to Exmouth, with a detailed chapter on Karijini National Park. This indispensable book is created for travellers who aren’t tourists...

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World Travel by Laurie Woolever

World Travel

Laurie Woolever

eBook

A celebration of the life and legacy of one of the most important food writers of all time - the inimitable Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain saw more of the world than nearly anyone. His travels took him from his hometown of New York to a tribal longhouse...

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