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World's Best Travel Experiences
National Geographic Society
(Hardcover)

59% off list price of $40.00

In the spirit of the top-selling Journeys of a Lifetime series, this lavish, evocative travel gift book spans the globe to offer entrees to the world's most transformative places, from Thailand's Chiang Mai to Australia's Uluru monolith to California's Channel Islands.


Blue Highways: A Journey into America
Heat-Moon, William Least
(Paperback)

59% off list price of $16.00

A masterful view of the diversity of America, told via the author's 13,000-mile, 38-state, automobile trek down the country's fascinating backroads. His adventures, his discoveries, and his recollections of the extraordinary people he encountered along the way amount to a revelation of the true ...


The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
Buck, Rinker
(Paperback)

64% off list price of $16.99

Rinker Buck’s The Oregon Trail is an epic account of traveling the 2,000-mile length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way - in a covered wagon with a team of mules - that has captivated readers, critics, and booksellers from coast to coast. Simultaneously a majestic journey across the West, ...


Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland
Barry, Dave
(Paperback)

65% off list price of $16.00

A brilliantly funny exploration of the Sunshine State from the man who knows it best: Pulitzer Prize winner Dave Barry. We never know what will happen next in Florida. We know only that, any minute now, something will. Every few months, Dave Barry gets a call from some media person wanting to kno...


A Year in Provence
Mayle, Peter
(Paperback)

67% off list price of $14.95

In this witty and warm-hearted account, Peter Mayle tells what it is like to realize a long-cherished dream and actually move into a 200-year-old stone farmhouse in the remote country of the Luberon with his wife and two large dogs. He endures January's frosty mistral as it comes howling down th...


Here is New York
White, E. B.
(Hardcover)

64% off list price of $16.95

Perceptive, funny, and nostalgic, the author's stroll around Manhattan -- arm in arm with the reader -- remains the quintessential love letter to the city, written by one of America's foremost literary figures. The New York Times has chosen Here is New York as one of the ten best books ever writt...


Dispatches from Pluto: Lost and Found in the Mississippi Delta
Grant, Richard
(Paperback)

52% off list price of $16.00

Richard Grant and his girlfriend were living in a shoebox apartment in New York City when they decided on a whim to buy an old plantation house in the Mississippi Delta. Dispatches from Pluto is their journey of discovery into this strange and wonderful American place.


See You in the Piazza: New Places to Discover in Italy
Mayes, Frances
(Hardcover)

71% off list price of $27.00

Bestselling and beloved author Frances Mayes discovers the hidden pleasures of Italy in a sumptuous travel narrative that crisscrosses the country, with inventive new recipes celebrating Italian cuisineThe Roman Forum, the Leaning Tower, the Piazza San Marco: these are the sights synonymous with ...


See You in the Piazza: New Places to Discover in Italy
Mayes, Frances
(Hardcover)

79% off list price of $27.00

Bestselling and beloved author Frances Mayes discovers the hidden pleasures of Italy in a sumptuous travel narrative that crisscrosses the country, with inventive new recipes celebrating Italian cuisineThe Roman Forum, the Leaning Tower, the Piazza San Marco: these are the sights synonymous with ...


Assassination Vacation
Vowell, Sarah
(Paperback)

91% off list price of $16.00

With Assassination Vacation, Sarah Vowell takes us on a road trip like no other - a journey to the pit stops of American political murder and through the myriad ways they have been used for fun and profit, for political and cultural advantage. From Buffalo to Alaska, Washington to the Dry Tortuga...


Bicycle Diaries
Byrne, David
(Paperback)

66% off list price of $18.00

A round-the-world bicycle tour with one of the most original artists of our day. Urban bicycling has become more popular than ever as recession-strapped, climate-conscious city dwellers reinvent basic transportation. In this wide-ranging memoir, artist/musician David Byrne - who has relied on a ...


The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World
Weiner, Eric
(Paperback)

59% off list price of $16.00

Many authors have attempted to describe what happiness is: fewer have shown us where it is, what we can learn from the inhabitants of different cultures, and how changing your location can change your mood. Now in this enlightening book, Eric Weiner, a self-described mope and longtime foreign co...


Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York
Chast, Roz
(Hardcover)

57% off list price of $28.00

For native Brooklynite Roz Chast, adjusting to life in the suburbs (where people own trees!?) was surreal. But she recognized that for her kids, the reverse was true. On trips into town, they would marvel at the strange world of Manhattan: its gum-wad-dotted sidewalks, honeycombed streets, and "t...


Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York
Chast, Roz
(Hardcover)

65% off list price of $28.00

For native Brooklynite Roz Chast, adjusting to life in the suburbs (where people own trees!?) was surreal. But she recognized that for her kids, the reverse was true. On trips into town, they would marvel at the strange world of Manhattan: its gum-wad-dotted sidewalks, honeycombed streets, and "t...


L'Appart: The Delights and Disasters of Making My Paris Home
Lebovitz, David
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $17.00

Bestselling author and world-renowned chef David Lebovitz continues to mine the rich subject of his evolving ex-Pat life in Paris, using his perplexing experiences in apartment renovation as a launching point for stories about French culture, food, and what it means to revamp one's life. Includes...


River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze (P.S.)
Hessler, Peter
(Paperback)

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In the heart of China's Sichuan province, amid the terraced hills of the Yangtze River valley, lies the remote town of Fuling. Like many other small cities in this ever-evolving country, Fuling is heading down a new path of change and growth, which came into remarkably sharp focus when Peter Hes...


Impossible Owls: Essays
Phillips, Brian
(Paperback)

65% off list price of $16.00

In his highly anticipated debut essay collection, Impossible Owls, Brian Phillips demonstrates why he’s one of the most iconoclastic journalists of the digital age, beloved for his ambitious, off-kilter, meticulously reported essays that read like novels.The eight essays assembled here - five fro...


Very Charleston
Gessler, Diana Hollingsworth
(Hardcover)

65% off list price of $15.95

Cobblestone streets leading to perfectly preserved historic homes. Intricate wrought-iron gates opening to lush, fragrant gardens. A skyline of steeples and a river harbor bustling with schooners and sailboats. Charleston is one of America's most charming cities. In vibrant watercolors and detail...


Oh, Florida!: How America's Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country
Pittman, Craig
(Paperback)

74% off list price of $17.00

To some people, Florida is a paradise; to others, a punch line. As Oh, Florida! shows, it’s both of these and, more important, it’s a Petri dish, producing trends that end up influencing the rest of the country. Without Florida there would be no NASCAR, no Bettie Page pinups, no Glenn Beck radio ...


Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America's National Parks
Woods, Mark
(Hardcover)

95% off list price of $26.99

"In this remarkable journey, Mark Woods captures the essence of our National Parks: their serenity and majesty, complexity and vitality--and their power to heal." --Ken BurnsMany childhood summers, Mark Woods piled into a station wagon with his parents and two sisters and headed to America's nat...


Travels Through the French Riviera: An Artist's Guide to the Storied Coastline, from Menton to Saint-Tropez
Johnson, Virginia
(Hardcover)

69% off list price of $19.95

Saturated with the limpid colors of sea and sun, the dazzling greens of verdant gardens, and the rose and ochre of sunbaked villas and joyous with paisleys and blue-striped sailor’s shirts and the riotous look of a patisserie window filled with confections, Travels Through the French Riviera is a...


This Is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow
Ariosto, David
(Hardcover)

75% off list price of $28.99

Fidel Castro is dead. Donald Trump was elected president. And to most outsiders, the fate of Cuba has never seemed more uncertain. Yet those who look close enough may recognize that signs of the next revolution are etched in plain view.This is Cuba is a true story that begins in the summer of 200...


The Kindness Diaries: One Man's Quest to Ignite Goodwill and Transform Lives Around the World
Logothetis, Leon
(Paperback)

65% off list price of $15.99

Follow the inspirational journey of a former stockbroker who leaves his unfulfilling desk job in search of a meaningful life. He sets out from Los Angeles on a vintage motorbike, determined to circumnavigate the globe surviving only on the kindness of strangers. Incredibly, he makes his way acros...


I'm Off Then
Kerkeling, Hape
(Softcover)

56% off list price of $15.00

Overweight, overworked, and physically unfit, Kerkeling was an unlikely candidate to make the arduous pilgrimage across the French Alps to the Spanish Shrine of St. James, a 1,200-year-old journey undertaken by nearly 100,000 people every year. But that didn’t stop him from getting off the couch ...


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