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The wild truth by Carine McCandless

The wild truth

Carine McCandless

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The temporary European  by Cameron Hewitt

The temporary European

Cameron Hewitt

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"The Temporary European is a collection of vivid, entertaining travel tales from across Europe. Cameron zips you into his backpack for engaging and inspiring experiences: sampling spleen sandwiches at a Palermo street market; hiking alone with the cows high in...

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Pocket  Dubai  by Andrea Schulte-Peevers

Pocket Dubai

Andrea Schulte-Peevers

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"Lonely Planet's Pocket Dubaiis your guide to the city's best experiences and local life - neighbourhood by neighbourhood. Browse the labyrinthine souks, immerse yourself in the historic Al Fahidi District and peer down at Dubai from the Burj Khalifa; all with...

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Canadian Rockies  by Ray Bartlett

Canadian Rockies

Ray Bartlett

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"Traverse the Canadian Rockies with Lonely Planet's collection of 3 amazing drives. From Jasper to Lake Louise and beyond, discover small towns and local life. Pick a short road trip, or combine them for a longer adventure that works for you. Revel in gorgeous...

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Florence like a local  by Vincenzo D'Angelo

Florence like a local

Vincenzo D'Angelo

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"This isn't your ordinary travel guide. Beyond the Renaissance treasures that define the city, you'll find hidden dive bars, community gardens and mini basement galleries hosting fashion events - and that's where this book takes you. Compiled by three proud...

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Barcelona like a local  by Harri Davies

Barcelona like a local

Harri Davies

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"This insider's guide is packed with recommendations from Barcelonans in the know, helping you to discover all their favourite hangouts and hidden haunts. Of course, with a city as enchanting as Barcelona we could fill the pages of this book tenfold. Rather,...

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Cambodia and Laos  by Simon Ostheimer

Cambodia and Laos

Simon Ostheimer

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"Whether you want to be awed by Angkor Wat, cruise along the mighty Mekong, or sip on a coffee in a chic Vientiane cafe, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that Cambodia and Laos has to offer. Cambodia and Laos evoke images of...

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Portland like a local  by Alex Frane

Portland like a local

Alex Frane

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"We can't get enough of Portland: charming gardens, compelling museums, and coffee shops galore. But what's beyond the city's headline attractions? Literary saloons staging late-night burlesque performances, family-run food carts plating up incredible soul...

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The last resort by Sarah Stodola

The last resort

Sarah Stodola

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"With its promise of escape from the strains of everyday life, the beach has a hold on the popular imagination as the ultimate paradise. In The Last Resort, Sarah Stodola dives into the psyche of the beachgoer and gets to the heart of what drives humans to...

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Japan by Rebecca Milner

Japan

Rebecca Milner

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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 the...

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Southern Italy

Southern Italy

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Lonely Planet's Southern Italy is our most comprehensive guide that extensively covers all the region has to offer, with recommendations for both popular and lesser-known experiences. Explore ghostly Pompeii, island-hop Sicily's Aeolian Islands, and devour...

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India by Joseph Bindloss

India

Joseph Bindloss

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Lonely Planet's India 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 magnificent monument to love that is the Taj Mahal, climb into the high Himalaya and Ladakh's moonscapes,...

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Ontario & Québec  by Shawn Duthie

Ontario & Québec

Shawn Duthie

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"Traverse Ontario & Québec with Lonely Planet's collection of 4 amazing drives. From Toronto to Québec City and beyond, discover small towns and local life. Pick a road trip that works for you, from 1-day escapes to multi-day adventures. Take in diverse...

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Midwest & the Great Lakes  by Mark (Travel writer) Baker

Midwest & the Great Lakes

Mark (Travel writer) Baker

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"Traverse Midwest & the Great Lakes with Lonely Planet's collection of 4 amazing drives. From St Louis to Williston and beyond, discover small towns and local life. Pick a road trip that works for you, from 1-day escapes to multi-week adventures. Take in...

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Prague  by Joseph Reaney

Prague

Joseph Reaney

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"Whether you want to bask in the medieval splendour of the Old Town Square, trundle past Prague castle by tram or explore the Franz Kafka museum, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that Prague has to offer. One of Europe's most...

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Top 10 Vienna  by Melanie Nicholson-Hartzell

Top 10 Vienna

Melanie Nicholson-Hartzell

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"A city that emanates elegance, Vienna wows with its monumental palaces, grand boulevards, shimmering ballrooms and decadent cafe culture. Make the most of your trip to this beautiful city with DK Eyewitness Top 10. Planning is a breeze with our simple lists...

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Vienna  by Melanie Nicholson-Hartzell

Vienna

Melanie Nicholson-Hartzell

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"A city that emanates elegance, Vienna wows with its monumental palaces, grand boulevards, shimmering ballrooms and decadent café culture. Make the most of your trip to this beautiful city with DK Eyewitness Top 10. Planning is a breeze with our simple lists...

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Marco Polo  by Tony Armit

Marco Polo

Tony Armit

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"In 1951, an 18-year-old Kiwi lad named Tony Armit decided to build a 28-foot wooden yacht. Three years later, he christened her Marco Polo, then with a former school rugby mate, Brian 'Tig' Loe, set sail from Auckland on an epic voyage... and whatever...

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Ultimate caravan trips Australia  by Catherine Best

Ultimate caravan trips Australia

Catherine Best

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"Ultimate Caravan Trips: Australia is your ticket to #vanlife. This caravanner's travel bible lifts the lid on 40 of the best adventures you can have on six (or eight) wheels. Organised into state and territory chapters, it is packed with wanderlust to inspire...

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Serious money  by Caroline Knowles

Serious money

Caroline Knowles

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"London is a plutocrat's paradise, with more resident billionaires than New York, Hong Kong or Moscow. Far from trickling down, their wealth is burning up the environment and swallowing up the city. But what do we really know about London's super rich, and the...

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My travels with Mrs. Kennedy by Clint Hill

My travels with Mrs. Kennedy

Clint Hill

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"Sparked by long-forgotten gifts and memorabilia discovered in an old trunk, the now ninety-year-old Hill reminisces about private moments, shared laughs, and crazy adventures with one of the world's most iconic women during her time as First Lady and the...

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My Hokkaido  by Aaron Jamieson

My Hokkaido

Aaron Jamieson

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"In this book, Jamieson provides his personal tips on places to explore and things to do in and around the main cities of Sapporo, Otaru, Hakodate and Asahikawa"--Publisher's description.

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Love, loss and lifelines by Dawn Picken

Love, loss and lifelines

Dawn Picken

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From Despair to Daring AdventureYou can't outrun grief, but you can try Former television anchor Dawn Picken was living the suburban dream in Spokane, Washington with her husband and two small children when disaster struck. Sean landed in intensive care with a...

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The 500 hidden secrets of Amsterdam  by Saskia Naafs

The 500 hidden secrets of Amsterdam

Saskia Naafs

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"For tourists who want to avoid the well-known tourist spots and discover the locals' favourite addresses, and for residents who want to get to know their city even better. Written by born and bred Amsterdammers, the book includes lists such as the 5 best...

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Route 66  by Andrew Bender

Route 66

Andrew Bender

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"Traverse Route 66 with Lonely Planet's collection of 3 amazing drives. From Chicago to Santa Monica and beyond, discover quirky towns and open roads. Pick a road trip that works for you, from just one stretch to the entire route. Take in the diverse...

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Top 10 Singapore  by M Astella Saw

Top 10 Singapore

M Astella Saw

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"Home to the lush Singapore Botanic Gardens, ornate historic architecture andtowering skyscrapers, Singapore embraces the new and the old, all with sustainability at its heart. Make the most of your trip to this tropical city-state with DK Eyewitness Top 10....

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Morocco  by Amanda Ponzio-Mouttaki

Morocco

Amanda Ponzio-Mouttaki

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"With rugged mountain ranges, rolling sand dunes and stunning beaches, Morocco's varied landscapes offer hiking, mountain biking, surfing and more. Equally as captivating, its old cities are filled with bustling souks, magnificent mosques and chic galleries....

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Wild seas to Greenland by Rebecca Hayter

Wild seas to Greenland

Rebecca Hayter

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"When 1994 Whitbread Race winner Ross Field refitted his 20yearold yacht aluminium yacht Rosemary for high latitude cruising, he applied Kiwi DIY, latest technology and 35 years of ocean racing experience. Rebecca Hayter followed his refit in detail. Then she...

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101 Greek islands  by Robert Peterswald

101 Greek islands

Robert Peterswald

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"When describing the joys of sailing among the far flung Greek islands, it is hard to know where to begin. From early Spring until the last days of Autumn, from the first flush of dawn until nightfall your constant companion is the beauty that surrounds you....

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Pocket Vancouver  by John Lee

Pocket Vancouver

John Lee

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"Lonely Planet's Pocket Vancouver is your guide to the city's best experiences and local life - neighborhood by neighborhood. Test your nerve on the Capilano Suspension Bridge, feed your curiosity at Science World and stroll through South Granville; all with...

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West coast Australia  by Fleur Bainger

West coast Australia

Fleur Bainger

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"Plan your trip to west coast Australia with this collection of unforgettable experiences"--Publisher's description.

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Tasmania  by Andrew Bain

Tasmania

Andrew Bain

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"Plan your trip to Tasmania with this collection of unforgettable experiences. Discover under-the-radar places and fresh perspectives, then string together the unique experiences that suit you. Also includes tips from in-the-know locals and information on...

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California  by Alexis Averbuck

California

Alexis Averbuck

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"Plan your trip to California with this collection of unforgettable experiences. Discover under-the-radar places and fresh perspectives, then string together the unique experiences that suit you. Also includes tips from in-the-know locals and information on...

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The world's great rail journeys  by Brian Solomon

The world's great rail journeys

Brian Solomon

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"The World's Great Rail Journeys describes over 50 of the world's most exciting, unusual and exotic railway journeys, including North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australasia, updated to include photographs of new trains travelling on the same spectacular...

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Japan  by Rebecca Milner

Japan

Rebecca Milner

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"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 the...

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Lonely Planet Vietnam

Lonely Planet Vietnam

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Lonely Planet Vietnam is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Get happily lost in Hanoi's Old Quarter, paddle past Halong Bay's shimmering limestone peaks at dawn, or take a...

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East Coast Australia

East Coast Australia

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Lonely Planet's East Coast Australia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Dive on the Great Barrier Reef, sail the Whitsundays, and hike the Blue Mountains; all with your...

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The dark cracks of Kemang by Jeremy Roberts

The dark cracks of Kemang

Jeremy Roberts

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"That old childhood saying 'pick what you want from the tree of life' simply not working anymore? Becoming a foreigner in Indonesia might be as good a stab at something new and rewarding, as anything..."Armed with a teaching contract, some poems, and a...

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The last overland by Alex Bescoby

The last overland

Alex Bescoby

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THE STORY BEHIND ALL 4'S POWERFUL DOCUMENTARY SERIES. In 1955, a young TV producer named David Attenborough was approached by six graduates determined to drive the entire length of Eurasia from London to Singapore. It was the 'unclimbed Everest of motoring' -...

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No free parking by Nicholas Boys Smith

No free parking

Nicholas Boys Smith

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From the medieval cobbles, through Dickensian iron and fog, to the neon lights and bustle of the twenty-first century, the ever-changing streets of London map out the vibrant stories, triumphs and struggles of everyone who ever called London home. From the...

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The islands book  by Brett Atkinson

The islands book

Brett Atkinson

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"Islands have long been a source of fascination for travellers and theres an endless variety to explore: from storm-battered Faroes to the sort of tropical islands where long-gone pirates may have buried their treasure hauls. Following a similar format to...

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The boy from Gorge River by Chris Long

The boy from Gorge River

Chris Long

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On the West Coast of the South Island, past deep fjords, glassy lakes, forested valleys and snow-capped mountains, lies the Long family cabin. It was here that Chris Long spent the first 17 years of his life, two days' hike from the nearest road. In this...

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The ship beneath the ice  by Mensun Bound

The ship beneath the ice

Mensun Bound

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"On 21 November 1915, the Endurance, Ernest Shackleton's ship, finally succumbed to the immense pressures of the surrounding ice. Its crew watched in silence as the stern rose twenty feet in the air and then, just like that, it was gone. Over a century later,...

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Best road trips France  by 1972- author. Averbuck Alexis

Best road trips France

1972- author. Averbuck Alexis

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"Lonely Planet France's Best Road Trips is perfect for exploring France via the road and discovering sights that are more accessible by car"--Publisher's description.

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The eco-conscious travel guide  by Georgina Wilson-Powell

The eco-conscious travel guide

Georgina Wilson-Powell

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"Whether you have a long weekend or a fortnight to spare, there are plenty of no-fly European adventures to discover. From coastal to cultural, mountainous to mouth-watering, The Eco-Conscious Travel Guide offers 30 themed routes you can hop on and hop off at...

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Milford Track freedom walkers  by Robyn Armstrong

Milford Track freedom walkers

Robyn Armstrong

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"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Milford Track's first Freedom Walkers, members of the Otago Tramping and Mountaineering Club revisited their battleground. Fiordland National Park was established by the 1952 National Parks Act. In 1957 the hut and...

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North Cyprus  by Diana Darke

North Cyprus

Diana Darke

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"Bradt's North Cyprus remains the most authoritative guide available to the fascinating and beautiful northern region of the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Thoroughly updated by expert authors and now into its ninth edition, it offers everything you...

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Ocean pools  by Marie-Louise McDermott

Ocean pools

Marie-Louise McDermott

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"Fly along Australia’s rocky surf coasts and you’ll occasionally see brilliant beads of blue cut into the rock platforms. These humble-yet-treasured saltwater sanctuaries for humans and marine life are what we call ocean pools. This book celebrates ocean pools...

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Atlas of abandoned places  by Oliver Smith

Atlas of abandoned places

Oliver Smith

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"The globe is littered with forgotten monuments, their beauty matched only by the secrets of their past. A glorious palace lies abandoned by a fallen dictator. A grand monument to communism sits forgotten atop a mountain. Two never-launched space shuttles...

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Into Iraq  by Michael Palin

Into Iraq

Michael Palin

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"In March 2022, Michael Palin travelled the length of the River Tigris through Iraq to get a sense of what life is like in a region of the world that once formed the cradle of civilisation, but that in recent times has witnessed turmoil and appalling...

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The long way  by Bernard Moitessier

The long way

Bernard Moitessier

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"This is "Moitessier's own story of his participation in the first Golden Globe Race, a solo, non-stop circumnavigation rounding the three great Capes of Good Hope, Leeuwin, and the Horn. For seven months, the veteran seafarer battled storms, doldrums,...

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Travels

Travels

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"There's nowhere quite like Australia. Travels celebrates all that makes the country special, from its natural beauty and ancient culture to its creative cities. Discover remote thermal springs, luxe tropical islands, scenic day hikes, deserted beaches,...

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Top 10 Copenhagen  by Antonia Cunningham

Top 10 Copenhagen

Antonia Cunningham

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"Cultural, cosmopolitan and cool - Copenhagen offers stunning royal residences, magnificent churches, world-class restaurants, cosy cafes and trendy bars. Make the most of your trip to this stylish city with DK Eyewitness Top 10. Planning is a breeze with our...

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Top 10 Italian lakes  by Lucy Ratcliffe

Top 10 Italian lakes

Lucy Ratcliffe

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"Located on the foothills of the Alps, the Italian Lakes are a glorious combination of snow-capped mountains, sumptuous villas and exuberant gardens, spellbinding all who visit. Make the most of your trip to these captivating lakes with DK Eyewitness Top 10....

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Top 10 Montreal and Quebec City  by Gregory B. Gallagher

Top 10 Montreal and Quebec City

Gregory B. Gallagher

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"Montreal and Quebec City abound with history and culture. A profusion of world-class museums, art galleries, historic churches, châteaux, landscaped-parks and year-round festivals has ensconced these cities as Canada’s cultural capitals. Your DK Eyewitness...

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Japan  by Steve Wide

Japan

Steve Wide

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"There is something about Japan that works its way into every fibre of your being. No matter how many times you visit, you'll always uncover new experiences and life-altering adventures. Pack your bags and travel with us to a country rich in cultural history...

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How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less by Sarah Glidden

How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less

Sarah Glidden

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The award-winning graphic memoir about Israel that offers more questions than answers about identity and politics.

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China  by Damien Harper

China

Damien Harper

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"Lonely Planet's China is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore Beijing's Forbidden City, climb the Great Wall, and discover sacred Lhasa; all with your trusted travel...

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Best road trips Spain & Portugal  by Regis St. Louis

Best road trips Spain & Portugal

Regis St. Louis

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"The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Spain & Portugal's Best Trips is perfect for exploring Spain & Portugal via the road and discovering sights that are more accessible by car. Planning a Spain & Portugal trip sans a car? Lonely Planet's Spain guide or...

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Best road trips Europe  by Isabel Albiston

Best road trips Europe

Isabel Albiston

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"The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Europe's Best Trips is perfect for exploring Europe via the road and discovering sights that are more accessible by car. Planning a Europe trip sans a car? Lonely Planet's Europe guide, our most comprehensive guides to...

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Lonely Planet's Where to go when  by Sarah Baxter

Lonely Planet's Where to go when

Sarah Baxter

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"The ultimate trip planner for every month of the year. Where should you go next? Whenever and wherever you want to travel, this book has you covered. Featuring hundreds of destinations and the best time of year to experience them, it will help you plan a...

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Under the stars. USA  by Amy C. Balfour

Under the stars. USA

Amy C. Balfour

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"From wild camping to curling up in a cabin, discover 200 amazing places to sleep under the stars in the USA. Lonely Planet's experts have scoured the nation to recommend the best campsites, wild camping spots, huts, cabins and refuges across the country,...

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Dubai & Abu Dhabi  by Josephine Quintero

Dubai & Abu Dhabi

Josephine Quintero

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"Lonely Planet's Dubai & Abu Dhabi 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 the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, wander the labyrinth of lanes and exotic souks...

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Kinfolk islands  by John Clifford Burns

Kinfolk islands

John Clifford Burns

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"Drawing on their global community of writers and photographers, Kinfolk takes us on trips to alluring outposts all over the world, offering practical guidance, vibrant imagery, and thoughtful reflections on why islands embody so many of our travel...

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Australia's best 100 bike rides  by Justin Walker

Australia's best 100 bike rides

Justin Walker

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"Our free time is precious and few people have the time to survey a range of rides - it can take years to find a handful of good ones. In this much anticipated book, we reveal our best 100 with detailed descriptions and stunning photography to isnpire both...

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Lost lanes Central  by Jack Thurston

Lost lanes Central

Jack Thurston

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"Jack Thurston, best-selling author of the Lost Lanes series, takes you on a freewheeling tour of the hidden lanes and forgotten byways of the Midlands and beyond, from the windswept hills of Shropshire to the big skies of Lincolnshire, from the crags of the...

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Bibliomaniac by Robin Ince

Bibliomaniac

Robin Ince

eBook

"Why play to 12,000 people when you can play to 12? In Autumn 2021, Robin Ince's stadium tour with Professor Brian Cox was postponed due to the pandemic. Rather than do nothing, he decided instead to go on a tour of over a hundred bookshops in the UK, from...

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Best road trips Canada  by Regis St. Louis

Best road trips Canada

Regis St. Louis

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"Inside Lonely Planet's Canada's Best Trips: Up-to-date information - all businesses were rechecked before publication to ensure they are still open after 2020's COVID-19 outbreak. Lavish color and gorgeous photography throughout. Itineraries and planning...

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Fodor's Maui  by Laurie Lyons-Makaimoku

Fodor's Maui

Laurie Lyons-Makaimoku

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"Whether you want to hike in Maui's bamboo park, watch for whales, or walk on a black sand beach, the local Fodor's travel experts in Maui are here to help! Fodor's Maui guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you...

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Toujours la France!  by Janine Marsh

Toujours la France!

Janine Marsh

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"Since giving up their city jobs in London and moving to rural France over ten years ago, Janine and husband Mark have renovated their dream home and built a new life for themselves, adjusting to the delights and the peculiarities of life in a small French...

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Ultimate walks & hikes  by Laura Waters

Ultimate walks & hikes

Laura Waters

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"Ultimate Walks & Hikes: Australia is your inspirational and practical guide to 40 of the best walking tracks across Australia. Author Laura Waters has hiked thousands of kilometres to put together her ultimate list of walking tracks in all states and...

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Fear and loathing on the TA trail by Duncan Coutts

Fear and loathing on the TA trail

Duncan Coutts

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The TA (Tour Aotearoa) is a bicycle trail running the length of New Zealand but with kinks in it. The result: 3000 kilometres of trail that is in your backyard. Many Kiwis see some of it, dabble with bits of it. Few go the whole hog.

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Remarkable visitors to New Zealand by Stewart. author. Forsyth

Remarkable visitors to New Zealand

Stewart. author. Forsyth

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This volume of the Remarkables series introduces a range of people who have dropped in and connected with Kiwis. All are examples of people who have achieved much. In these short biographies we explore how they did that. Their adventures and their unique...

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Straits by Felipe Fernández-Armesto

Straits

Felipe Fernández-Armesto

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For centuries, Ferdinand Magellan has been celebrated as a hero: a noble adventurer who circumnavigated the globe in an extraordinary feat of human bravery; a paragon of daring and chivalry. Now, renowned historian Felipe FernAndez-Armesto draws on extensive...

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Pocket Tenerife  by Lucy Corne

Pocket Tenerife

Lucy Corne

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"Lonely Planet's Pocket Tenerife is your guide to the island's best experiences and local life - neighbourhood by neighbourhood. Unwind on the island's sandy beaches, hike through the Parque Nacional del Teide and enjoy the nightlife of La Laguna; all with...

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Pocket Ibiza  by Isabella Noble

Pocket Ibiza

Isabella Noble

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"Lonely Planet's Pocket Ibiza is your guide to the island's best experiences and local life - neighbourhood by neighbourhood. Sunbathe on the Trucador Peninsula, stroll through the historic Dalt Vila and delight in the vibrant bar scene of Ibiza Town; all with...

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Top 10 Sydney  by Deborah Soden

Top 10 Sydney

Deborah Soden

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"Overlooking one of the world's most spectacular harbours, Sydney is blessed with ocean beaches, lush tropical gardens, and a balmy climate that makes the great outdoors irresistible. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around...

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Explore New Zealand nature by Brian J. Parkinson

Explore New Zealand nature

Brian J. Parkinson

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"Naturalist and author Brian Parkinson follows the main highways and back country roads, stopping off at New Zealand's most spectacular locations. The country's isolation for millions of years means its flora and fauna are unique. Parkinson highlights forest...

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Voice of the fish by Lars Horn

Voice of the fish

Lars Horn

eBook

'This book left me stunned. Breathtaking in its scope and generosity . . . We are in the midst of a transcendent talent.' Maaza Mengiste, author of the Booker Prize-shortlisted The Shadow King 'Rapturous . . . [Horn] is the mystic's David Attenborough.' New...

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Pocket Auckland & the Bay of Islands by Brett Atkinson

Pocket Auckland & the Bay of Islands

Brett Atkinson

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Lonely Planet's Pocket Auckland & the Bay of Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Learn about Maori culture, surf or climb a volcanic cone; all with your trusted travel...

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Their heads are green and their hands are blue by Paul Bowles

Their heads are green and their hands are blue

Paul Bowles

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An engaging collection of travel essays by the author of The Sheltering SkyTheir Heads are Green, Their Hands are Blue deals largely with places in the world that few Westerners have ever heard of, much less seen--places as yet unencumbered by the trappings,...

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Antarctica cruising guide  by Peter W. (Peter Wright) Carey

Antarctica cruising guide

Peter W. (Peter Wright) Carey

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"Now packed with even more breathtaking color photographs, wildlife descriptions, and detailed area maps, this updated fourth edition of this Antarctica travel guide includes fascinating, full accounts of interesting places, spectacular landscapes, and local...

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Keep in a cool place  by Allen J. (Allen James) Riordan

Keep in a cool place

Allen J. (Allen James) Riordan

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"In 1969 Al Riordan, a US Exchange Scientist, joined Simon Cutfield and three other New Zealanders to spend a year at Vanda Station on the shores of Lake Vanda in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica. The men lived in a strange world - a snowless place that had not...

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Camino de Santiago  by Beebe Bahrami

Camino de Santiago

Beebe Bahrami

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"A strategic trekking guide for walking the Camino, including where to start to get the Compostela certificate and excursions to gateway cities like Santiago, León, and Pamplona. Admire folkloric art and Romanesque churches, stroll through the stone archways...

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Dreaming the karoo by Julia Blackburn

Dreaming the karoo

Julia Blackburn

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Cambodia  by Nick (Travel writer) Ray

Cambodia

Nick (Travel writer) Ray

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"Lonely Planet's Cambodia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore Khmer history at the National Museum of Cambodia, marvel at the Cambodian Circus, and explore majestic...

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Great Britain  by Rhonda Carrier

Great Britain

Rhonda Carrier

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"Lonely Planet's Experience Great Britain is your guide to unforgettable experiences and local surprises. Explore the Jurassic Coast for fossils, discover the eclectic Cardiff Market, and tour Scotland's rugged islands - all guided by local experts with fresh...

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Hawaii  by Meghan Miner Murray

Hawaii

Meghan Miner Murray

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"Lonely Planet's Experience Hawaii is your guide to unforgettable experiences and local surprises. Stoll through Honolulu's Chinatown, hike the Kalalau Trail, and see the sunrise at Haleakala - all guided by local experts with fresh perspectives. Uncover...

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Thailand  by Amy Bensema

Thailand

Amy Bensema

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"Lonely Planet's Experience Thailand is your guide to unforgettable experiences and local surprises. Feast on the best street food in Bangkok, find the beach of your dreams, and experience adventure everywhere you go - all guided by local experts with fresh...

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East Coast Australia  by Sarah Reid

East Coast Australia

Sarah Reid

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"Lonely Planet's Experience East Coast Australia is your guide to unforgettable experiences and local surprises. Experience Indigenous culture, explore unforgettable cities and immerse yourself in spectacular nature - all guided by local experts with fresh...

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Life plans on dive bar napkins  by Paul Manser

Life plans on dive bar napkins

Paul Manser

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"Kidnapped in the most expensive taxi in Mexico. Living like Frank Sinatra with a UTI in Palm Springs. Avoiding exploding rubbish bins in new Tokyo. For better or (usually) worse, major life decisions start as a scribble on the back of a dive bar napkin for...

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The Rough Guide to Europe on a budget  by Jonathan Bousfield

The Rough Guide to Europe on a budget

Jonathan Bousfield

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"The Rough Guide to Europe on a Budget is the definitive guide to making the most of this great region without breaking the bank. Backpackers, career-breakers, gap-year travellers and those who simply want more bang for their buck will find in-depth...

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Returning light  by Robert L. Harris

Returning light

Robert L. Harris

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"'On Skellig Michael, thousands of birds appear and disappear, erecting towers, coming together in wings of movement which build and unravel over the empty sea. Often, no one else is there to stand beside me on the island. The mind wanders; links with the past...

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