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Love of Country: A Hebridean Journey

Paperback, 29/06/2017, £9.99
£8.99
An extraordinary journey deep into the history and landscape of the Hebrides, exploring the islands' turbulent history, the spread of their influence, and how they shaped the nations of Britain, from the award-winning author of The Plot.

How to be a Travel Writer

Paperback, 14/07/2017, £12.99
£11.69
Bursting with invaluable advice, this fully updated guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Travel writer Don George and editor Janine Eberle offer tips on everything from research, interviewing and blogging to pitching to publications and getting your name in print.

Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World

Paperback, 14/07/2017, £12.99
£11.69
Volunteer is packed with invaluable information and inspiration to get you planning your perfect short, or long-term volunteer experience. Whether it's monitoring sea turtles in Greece, helping establish handicraft businesses in Ghana or building community centres in Guatemala, you'll find opportunities in this updated, comprehensive new edition.

Watling Street: Travels Through Britain and Its Ever-Present Past

Hardback, 13/07/2017, £18.99
£13.29
A journey along one of Britain's oldest roads, from Dover to Anglesey, in search of the hidden history that makes us who we are today.

Clear Waters Rising: A Mountain Walk Across Europe

Paperback, 03/07/1997, £12.99
£10.00
Alone - though he was just married - and on foot, the author embarked on an extraordinary adventure: a seventeen-month journey along the chain of mountains which stretches across Europe from Cape Finisterre to Istanbul. His aim was to explore Europe's last mountain wilderness and to meet the people who live on the periphery of the modern world.

Great British Journeys

Paperback, 20/07/2017, £10.99
£9.00
Intrepid presenter Nicholas Crane investigates eight epic journeys, following in the footsteps of our greatest indigenous explorers.

50 Greatest Prehistoric Sites of the World

Paperback, 03/08/2017, £8.99
£8.09
The most incredible places to relive humankind's deep past.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide England's South Coast

Paperback, 19/06/2017, £13.99
£9.79

Great Britain OS Route Map: 2017

27/03/2017, £5.99
£5.39
Ordnance Survey's double-sided OS Route Map - Route features clear, current mapping of motorways and road numbers as well as selected tourist information. Distances between cities are also shown which makes this the ideal map for planning long journeys.

Magic Bus: On the Hippie Trail from Istanbul to India

Paperback, 01/07/2007, £9.99
£8.99
In the 1960s, hundreds of thousands of young Westerners, inspired by Kerouac and the Beatles, blazed the 'hippie trail' overland from Istanbul to Kathmandu in search of enlightenment and a bit of cheap dope. This work retraces the path of the once well-worn 'hippie trail' from Turkey to Iran, Afghanistan to Pakistan, and from India to Nepal.

Modern Explorers

Hardback, 09/09/2013, £24.95
£22.46
Exploration has never been more popular and any idea that there is nowhere left to explore is instantly disproved by the contemporary explorers who are showcased here. This title deals with this topic.

Big Snake: Big Snake

Paperback, 01/12/1999, £9.99
£8.99
Robert Twigger goes to the Far East in search of the world's longest snake - 'echoes of Gerald Durrell's trips crossed with Redmond O'Hanlon's foray into the heart of Borneo . . . a fantastic book' DAILY MAIL

Dare to Do: Taking on the planet by bike and boat

Paperback, 10/08/2017, £10.99
£9.89
The inspirational adventure story of Sarah Outen's five-year 25,000 mile expedition looping the Northern Hemisphere by rowing boat, bicycle and kayak.

White Mountain

Paperback, 07/09/2017, £10.99
£9.89
A sweeping biography of the Himalayas by the acclaimed author of RED NILE and ANGRY WHITE PYJAMAS

Oatmeal Ark: From the Scottish Isles to a Promised Land

Paperback, 30/03/2008, £11.99
£10.79
After the death of his father, Beagan Gillean finds a trunk full of three generations of family history. Immersing himself in the lives and dreams of his forefathers, Gillean decides to retrace the journey his great-grandfather made two-hundred years before to Canada. This is the story of one family and a portrait of the country that defined it.

Under the Dragon: A Journey Through Burma

Paperback, 01/08/2008, £11.99
£10.79
The memory of a brief visit to Burma had haunted Rory MacLean for years. A decade after the violent suppression of an unarmed national uprising, he seized the chance to return. This is a portrayal of contemporary Burma, a country that is shot through with desperation and fear, but also blessed with beauty and courage.

Misadventure in the Middle East: Travels as a Tramp, Artist and Spy

Paperback, 01/03/2007, £12.99
£11.69
Henry Hemming's extraordinary journey takes him from the drug-fuelled ski-slopes of Iran via some of the region's secret beaches, palaces, army barracks, police cells, nightclubs, torture chambers, brothels and artists' studios to a Fourth of July party with American GIs in one of Saddam's former palaces.

Greece: A Literary Guide for Travellers

Hardback, 30/08/2017, £16.99
£15.29
An engaging portrait of the unparalleled literary history of Greece

Tunnel Through Time: A New Route for an Old London Journey

Paperback, 07/09/2017, £9.99
£8.99
Crossrail, the `Elizabeth' line, is simply the latest way of traversing a very old east-west route through what was once countryside to the city and out again. Visiting Stepney, Liverpool Street, Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Street, Gillian Tindall traces the course of many of these historical journeys across time as well as space.

On Silbury Hill

Paperback, 14/07/2016, £10.00
£9.00
Twenty years after the publication of his classic novel Ulverton, the acclaimed poet and novelist Adam Thorpe revisits the landscape which inspired him.

Black Apples of Gower

Paperback, 08/07/2016, £10.00
£9.00
Iain Sinclair, the celebrated author, walks back along the blue-grey roads and the cliff-top paths of his childhood in south Wales, rediscovering the Gower peninsula.

NYT. 36 Hours. World (3/36/365)

Paperback, 15/05/2015, £80.00
£72.00
The popular New York Times "36 Hours" column is translated into illustrated books that recognize that a journey does not have to be long to be memorable. This boxed set offers 3 volumes of the very best of "36 Hours" from around the world, with a total of 365 destinations, including brand new locations in Africa and the Middle East.

Ascent

Hardback, 19/10/2017, £20.00
£14.00
A memoir of Sir Chris Bonington that not only deals with his many triumphs in the climbing world - such as the Eiger, and the Himalaya - but also the struggles he has faced in his life bringing up a family, and maintaining a successful and loving marriage over the decades of tarvelling the world to conquer mountains.

Tornado Chasers

Paperback, 03/07/2014, £7.99
£7.19
When Owen Underwood's family move to Barrow, it's because there's nowhere safer in the Valleys - and safety is very important. Especially when the threat of tornadoes, and giant bears, is constant. But in Barrow, safety is taken to extremes. Children have to wear bright yellow at all times and are never allowed outside except to go to school.

Railways and The Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India

Hardback, 02/11/2017, £25.00
£22.50
The epic story of the British construction of the railways in India, as told by Britain's bestselling transport historian.

Our Great Canal Journeys: A Lifetime of Memories on Britain's Most Beautiful Waterways

Hardback, 02/11/2017, £20.00
£14.00
A companion to the acclaimed Channel 4 Series, this is the story of the inspirational life and travels of the iconic couple Timothy West and Prunella Scales.

Sicilian Carousel

Paperback, 09/11/2017, £12.99
£11.69
Having immersed himself in the islands of Rhodes, Corfu and Cyprus, Lawrence Durrell turns to Sicily, the largest of the Mediterranean islands, with its long and varied history and its spectacular archaeological remains.

Ring of Bright Water

Paperback, 13/05/2009, £14.00
£12.60
The classic text, now with all the illustrations from the first edition. Ring of Bright Water is an account of the author's life at Camusfearna, a remote cottage in the western Highlands of Scotland. This book also focuses on the two otters, Mijbil and Edal, who became his constant and much-loved companions.

Lonely Planet Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands

Paperback, 01/08/2015, £16.99
£15.29
Lonely Planet Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Join the festivities on La Ronda Street, spot an iguana in the Galapagos Islands, or hunt for a bargain at the Otavalo market; all with your trusted travel companion.

Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country

Paperback, 03/12/2015, £9.99
£8.99
Denmark is officially the happiest nation on Earth, so when journalist Helen Russell finds herself spending a year in rural Jutland, she decides she'll do all she can to uncover the secrets of the Danes' happiness. But will the long, dark winters and pickled herring take their toll?

Long Road from Jarrow: A journey through Britain then and now

Hardback, 15/04/2018, £9.99
£8.99
The Sunday Times Bestseller'A tribute and a rallying call' - GuardianThree and half weeks. Precisely 80 years on, Stuart Maconie, walks from north to south retracing the route of the emblematic Jarrow Crusade.

Tamed: Ten Species that Changed our World

Paperback, 07/06/2018, £10.99
£9.89
Mail on Sunday **The extraordinary story of the species that became our allies.She reveals how becoming part of our world changed these animals and plants, and shows how they became our allies, essential to the survival and success of our own species.

Pocket Rough Guide Venice

Paperback, 05/03/2014, £7.99
£7.19
Offering in-depth accounts, and a full-colour pull-out map, this is your essential guide to Venice city. It helps you plan your trip, and the best of section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss - whether that means hitting the big name sights of the Basilica di San Marco and the Palazzo Ducale.

Walking the Appalachian Trail

Paperback, 01/10/1994, £16.95
£15.26

Long Distance Hiking: Lessons from the Appalachian Trail

Paperback, 22/11/1997, £13.99
£12.59
Intended for those considering a long-distance trek, this is a guide to long-distance backpacking. It offers responses to questions, such as: which brand of backpack do most long distance hikers prefer? How much money will I need? Is a walking stick an advantage or a nuisance? What percentage of hikers wear underwear? And more.

Appalachian Trail: Celebrating America's Hiking Trail

Hardback, 03/10/2012, £32.50
£29.25
Statement of responsibility from colophon.

Rough Guide to Peru

Paperback, 01/11/2018, £15.99
£14.39

Meander: East to West along a Turkish River

Paperback, 04/07/2013, £11.99
£10.79
The course of the Meander is so famously indirect that the river's name has come to signify digression - an invitation Jeremy Seal is duty-bound to accept while travelling the length of it in a one-man canoe.

Turkish Awakening: Behind the Scenes of Modern Turkey

Paperback, 02/04/2015, £10.99
£9.89
From the European buzz of modern-day Constantinople to the Arabic-speaking towns of the south-east, this book investigates mass migration, urbanisation and economics in a country moving swiftly towards a new position on the world stage.

On The Map: Why the world looks the way it does

Paperback, 05/09/2013, £10.99
£9.89
From the early sketches of philosophers and explorers through to Google Maps and beyond, this title examines how maps both relate and realign our history. It explores the legendary, impassable mountains of Kong, the role of cartography in combatting cholera, the 17th-century Dutch craze for Atlases, the Norse discovery of America and more.

Lonely Planet Peru

Paperback, 06/04/2016, £15.99
£14.39
Lonely Planet Peru is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Trek the ancient Inca trail, puzzle over the mystery of the Nasca lines, wander the stone temples of Machu Picchu or indulge in local delicacies in Lima; all with your trusted travel companion.

Phantom Islands

Hardback, 29/04/2019, £14.99
£13.49
Beautifully illustrated with coloured maps and charts, Phantom Islands shows the cunning of imposters and frauds, the earnestness of explorers searching for knowledge, and the pleasure that can be found in our willingness to deceive and to be deceived.

Top 10 Lisbon

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £8.99
£8.09
Folded map and guide in pocket on back cover.

Lonely Planet Pocket Lisbon

Paperback, 01/02/2019, £7.99
£7.19
Lonely Planet's Pocket Lisbon 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 intricacy of Belem's monastery, experience Lisbon on the golden tram and enjoy a city view from the Castelo de Sao Jorge - all with your trusted travel companion.

India South Marco Polo Pocket Travel Guide - with pull out map

Paperback, 02/01/2018, £7.99
£7.19
Marco Polo India South gets you right to the heart of the region, and provides you with all the latest information and lots of Insider Tips for an exciting Asian journey. Also includes a handy pull out map.

Lonely Planet Fast Talk Icelandic

Paperback, 01/06/2018, £2.50
£2.25
Although you can get by in Iceland without speaking the language, knowing just a few phrases can help you make friends, enjoy service with a smile, and discover richer, more rewarding experiences.

Journeys

Paperback, 28/03/2019, £9.99
£8.99
"Essays taken from Auf riesen"--T.p. verso.

Stopping Places: A Journey Through Gypsy Britain

Paperback, 02/05/2019, £8.99
£8.09
'I needed to get to the stopping places, so I needed to get on the road. Through winter frosts and summer dawns, from horse fairs to Gypsy churches, Damian lives on the road, somewhere between the romanticised Gypsies of old, and their much-maligned descendants of today.

 

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