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Travel is the movement of people or objects (such as airplanes, boats, trains and other conveyances) between relatively distant geographical locations. The term "travel" originates from the Old French word travail. Travel writing is a genre that has, as its focus, accounts of real or imaginary places. The genre encompasses a number of styles that may range from the documentary to the evocative, from literary to journalistic, and from the humorous to the serious. Travel writing is often associated with tourism, and includes works of an ephemeral nature such as guide books and reviews, with the ...more

New Releases Tagged "Travel"

Alone Time: Four Seasons, Four Cities, and the Pleasures of Solitude
Mariam Sharma Hits the Road
The Summer of Us
Your Destination Is on the Left
The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places
Just One of the Royals (The Chicago Falcons, #2)
The Crossway
Love & Luck
9 Days and 9 Nights
A Lite Too Bright
Airports, Exes, and Other Things I'm Over
Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro
Kings of the Yukon: One Summer Paddling Across the Far North
The Road Ahead
The Ship that Never Was: The Greatest Escape Story Of Australian Colonial History

Peter Hessler
Peter Hessler Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory
His Favorite Books on China: Hessler shares his favorite books about China, ranging from the Ming Dynasty to present day.
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Simone de Beauvoir
I am awfully greedy; I want everything from life. I want to be a woman and to be a man, to have many friends and to have loneliness, to work much and write good books, to travel and enjoy myself, to be selfish and to be unselfish… You see, it is difficult to get all which I want. And then when I do not succeed I get mad with anger.
Simone de Beauvoir

Marcel Proust
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Marcel Proust

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