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

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
Unfaded (Faded Duet, #2)
Kings of the Yukon: One Summer Paddling Across the Far North
Isle of Blood and Stone (Tower of Winds, #1)
God Save Texas: A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State
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The Art of the Wasted Day
The Summer of Broken Things
End of the Rope: Mountains, Marriage, and Motherhood
Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths
Buttermilk Graffiti: A Chef’s Journey to Discover America’s New Melting-Pot Cuisine


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    Mylo the Panda Travels to Washington, D.C.
    Release date: Feb 06, 2018
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  • Overland by Caryn Green
    Overland: Remembering Southeast Asia
    Release date: May 06, 2018
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    Apple Insider: An Englishman in New York
    Release date: Feb 22, 2018
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    Travel far enough, you meet yourself.
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    It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
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