20 Travel Books That Will Feed Your Wanderlust

Explore the world on foot—or from the comfort of your reading chair.

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The Further Adventures of an Idiot Abroad

The Further Adventures of an Idiot Abroad

By Karl Pilkington

The Songlines

The Songlines

By Bruce Chatwin

Walking the Americas

Walking the Americas

By Levison Wood

The Stones of Florence

The Stones of Florence

By Mary McCarthy

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In a Sunburned Country

By Bill Bryson

In the Company of Dolphins

In the Company of Dolphins

By Irwin Shaw

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"Exterminate All the Brutes"

By Sven Lindqvist

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A Winter in Arabia

By Freya Stark

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Among Flowers: A Walk in the Himalaya

By Jamaica Kincaid

Italian Neighbors

Italian Neighbors

By Tim Parks

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Blue Highways

By William Least Heat-Moon

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Portraits and Observations

By Truman Capote

My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

By Gerald Durrell

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Long Ago in France

By M.F.K. Fisher

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

By Laurie Lee

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The Road to Oxiana

By Robert Byron

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The Singular Pilgrim

By Rosemary Mahoney

West with the Night

West with the Night

By Beryl Markham

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Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere

By Jan Morris