Armchair Travel Literature

By Town House Books

By Town House Books

Armchair Travel Literature

Greene on Capri: A Memoir

Shirley Hazzard


Why We Drive: Toward a Philosophy of the Open Road

Matthew B. Crawford


Migratory Birds

Mariana Oliver


The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

Ernesto Che Guevara


Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe

Kapka Kassabova


A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Rebecca Solnit


We Came, We Saw, We Left: A Family Gap Year

Charles Wheelan


Slow Travel: Escape the Grind and Explore the World

Jennifer M. Sparks


Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Rebecca Solnit


Travels with Herodotus

Ryszard Kapuscinski


The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

Patrick Leigh Fermor


Twilight in Italy

D. H. Lawrence


USA National Parks: Lands of Wonder

Dk Eyewitness


The Most Beautiful Villages of France: The Official Guide:...

Les Plus Beaux Villages de France Assoc


One Long River of Song: Notes on Wonder

Brian Doyle


The Alhambra

Robert Irwin


Travels on the St. Johns River

John Bartram and William Bartram


Ernest Hemingway in the Yellowstone High Country

Christopher Miles Warren


Polar Tales: The Future of Ice, Life, and the Arctic

Fredrik Granath and Melissa Schaefer


Unsolaced: Along the Way to All That Is

Gretel Ehrlich


Poems of Paris


Sea and Sardinia

D H Lawrence


Antarctica: The Waking Giant

Sebastian Copeland


Varieties of Darkness

Don Meredith



James A. Michener


Walking in Cornwall

Ursula K. Le Guin


The Way of the World

Nicolas Bouvier and Thierry Vernet


Wind, Sand and Stars

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


In Patagonia

Bruce Chatwin


Going Back to Bisbee

Richard Shelton


Among Flowers: A Walk in the Himalaya

Jamaica Kincaid


The Joy of Walking


On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey

Paul Theroux


A Moveable Feast

Ernest Hemingway


A Moveable Feast

Anthony Bourdain, Lonely Planet, et al.


Travel as a Political ACT

Rick Steves


Destination Earth: A New Philosophy of Travel by a...

Nicos Hadjicostis


Travels in Alaska

John Muir


The Travels

Marco Polo


The Art of Travel

Alain de Botton


After Dinner Amusements Travel

Chronicle Books


Travels in Siberia

Ian Frazier


The Travels Marco Polo

Marco Polo


Travels in the Greater Yellowstone

Jack Turner


The World: Travels 1950-2000

Jan Morris


Poems for Travellers


A Year Off: A Story about Traveling the World--And How to...

David Brown and Alexandra Brown


A Winter Walk

Henry Thoreau


A Winter Walk and Other Essays on Walking

Henry David Thoreau


Here is New York

E. B. White