Travel Writing

 

How to Barter for Paradise, by Michael Wigge   The Priority List, by David Menasche  Life is a wheel, by Bruce Weber  Stringer, by Anjan Sundaram

 

  • The accursed mountains: journeys in Albania. Robert Carver. 914.965 CAR
  • Adventure capitalist: the ultimate road trip. Jim Rogers. 910.41 ROG
  • The adventure of food: true stories of eating everything. 641.3 ADV
  • An affair with Africa: expeditions and adventures across a continent. Alzada Carlisle Kistner. 916.7 KIS
  • All elevations unknown: an adventure in the heart of Borneo. Sam Lightner, Jr. 915.983 LIG
  • All things reconsidered: my birding adventures. Roger Tory Peterson. 598.072 PET
  • Along the edge of America. Peter Jenkins. 917.6 JEN
  • Amazon extreme: three ordinary guys, one rubber raft, and the most dangerous river on earth. Colin Angus, Ian Mulgrew. 918.11 ANG
  • America day by day. Simone de Beauvoir. 917.3 BEA
  • An American in Persia: a pilgrimage to Iran. Richard A. Kauffman. 915.5 KAU
  • American road: the story of an epic transcontinental journey at the dawn of the motor age. Pete Davies. 917.3 DAV
  • American sea writing: a literary anthology. Peter Neill. 810.803 AME
  • American vertigo: traveling America in the foot-steps of Tocqueville. Bernard-Henri Levy. 917.304 LEV
  • Americans in Paris: a literary anthology. 810.803 AME
  • Amexica: war along the borderline. Ed Vulliamy. 363.45 VUL
  • Among flowers: a walk in the Himalaya. Jamaica Kincaid. 915.496 KIN
  • Andes. Michael Jacobs. 918 JAC
  • Angry wind: through Muslim Black Africa by truck, bus, boat, and camel. Jeffrey Tayler. 916.6 TAY
  • Antarctica: an intimate portrait of a mysterious continent. Gabrielle Walker. 919.89 WAL
  • Apples are from Kazakhstan: the land that disappeared. Christopher Robbins. 915.845 ROB
  • Around America: a tour of our magnificent coastline. Walter Cronkite. 917.3 CRO, Large Type 917.3 CRO
  • Around the world in 80 dinners: the ultimate culinary adventure. Cheryl & Bill Jamison. 641.509 JAM
  • Around the world on a bicycle. Vol. l and ll. 910.41 STE
  • The art of travel. Alain de Botton. 910.01 DEB
  • Assassinating Shakespeare: the true confessions of a bard in the bush. Thomas Goltz. 792.092 GOL
  • At the tomb of the inflatable pig: travels through Paraguay. John Gimlette. 918.92 GIM
  • Atlas of the human heart. Ariel Gore. Y 910.4 GOR
  • Australia from the back of a camel: adventures with grandchildren. Allen L. Johnson. 919.4 JOH
  • The backbone of the world: a portrait of a vanishing way of life along the Continental Divide. Frank Clifford. 978 CLI
  • Baghdad journal: an artist in occupied Iraq. Steve Mumford. 759.13 MUM
  • Bangkok days. Lawrence Osborne. 915.93 OSB
  • A beginner’s guide to changing the world: a true life adventure story. Isabel Losada. 915.15 LOS
  • Bella Tuscany: the sweet life in Italy. Frances Mayes. 914.55 MAY
  • The bells in their silence: travels through Germany. Michael Gorra. 914.3 GOR
  • Beneath blossom rain: discovering Bhutan on the toughest trek in the world. Kevin Grange. 915.498 GRA
  • Beneath the sands of Egypt: adventures of an unconventional archaeologist. Donald P. Ryan. 932 RYA
  • The best American travel writing. 910.4 BES, CD 910.4 BES
  • Beyond the realms of morning: a circumnavigation that reveals my personal journey. Mary Lois Miller. 910.41 MIL
  • Bicycle diaries. David Byrne. 910.4 BYR
  • Big game, small world: a basketball adventure. Alexander Wolff. 796.323 WOL
  • Big world: a girl’s own adventure. Claire Brownsworth. Y 910.4 BRO
  • Biking to the Arctic Circle: adventures with grandchildren. Allen L. Johnson. 917.12 JOH
  • The bird man and the lap dancer: close encounters with strangers. Eric Hansen. 910.41 HAN
  • The black Nile: one man’s amazing journey through peace and war on the world’s longest river. Dan Morrison. 916.2 MOR, CD 916.2 MOR
  • Black wave: a family’s adventure at sea and the disaster that saved them. John & Jean Silverwood. 910.452 SIL
  • A blistered kind of love: one couple’s trial by trail. Angela & Duffy Ballard. 917.9 BAL
  • Blood river: a journey to Africa’s broken heart. Tim Butcher. 916.75 BUT
  • Blue latitudes: boldly going where Captain Cook has gone before. Tony Horwitz. 910.92 HOR
  • Book lust to go: recommended reading for travelers, vagabonds, and dreamers. Nancy Pearl.  011 PEA
  • The bookseller of Kabul. Asne Seierstad. 958.104 SEI
  • Bringing progress to paradise: what I got from giving to a mountain village in Nepal. Jeffrey Rasley. 915.496 RAS
  • The Caliph’s house. Tahir Shah. 916.4 SHA
  • A camera, two kids and a camel: my journey in photographs. Annie Griffiths Belt. 779 BEL
  • Catfish and mandala: a two-wheeled voyage through the landscape and memory of Vietnam. Andrew X. Pham. 915.97 PHA
  • Caught by the sea: my life on boats. Gary Paulsen. Large Type 910.45 PAU
  • Charles Kuralt’s American moments. 917.3 KUR
  • Chasing spring: an American journey through a changing season. Bruce Stutz. 508.2 STU
  • Chasing the devil: a journey through sub-Saharan Africa in the footsteps of Graham Greene. Tim Butcher. 916.64 BUT
  • Chasing the mountain of light: across India on the trail of the Koh-i-Noor Diamond. Kevin Rushby. 915.4 RUS
  • Chasing the sea: being a narrative of a journey through Uzbekistan, including descriptions of life therein, culminating with an arrival at the Aral Sea, the world’s worst man-made ecological catastrophe. Tom Bissell. 915.87 BIS
  • Chicken soup for the traveler’s soul. Jack Canfield. 910 CHI
  • Children of Jihad: a young American’s travels among the youth of the Middle East. Jared Cohen. 915.6 COH
  • China on the lam: on foot across the People’s Republic. Bill Purves. 915.1 PUR
  • Cold: adventures in the world’s frozen places. Bill Streever. 910.911 STR
  • Cold oceans: adventures in kayak, rowboat, and dogsled. Jon Turk. 910.45 TUR
  • Collected travel writings: Great Britain and America. Henry James. 914 JAM
  • Collected travel writings: the continent. Henry James. 914 JAM
  • Colors of Africa. James Kilgo. 916.894 KIL
  • Come back to Afghanistan: a California teenager’s story. Said Hyder Akbar and Susan Burton. Y 958.104 AKB
  • The Conde Nast traveler book of unforgettable journeys: great writers on great places. 910.4 CON
  • Conquering the impossible: my 12,000-mile journey around the Arctic Circle. Mike Horn. 919.8 HOR
  • A cook’s tour: in search of the perfect meal. Anthony Bourdain. 641.509 BOU
  • Corked: a memoir. Kathryn Borel. 914.4 BOR
  • Country driving: a Chinese road trip. Peter Hessler. 951.06 HES
  • Crazy river: exploration and folly in East Africa. Richard Grant. 916.782 GRA
  • Crossing the heart of Africa: an odyssey of love and adventure. Julian Smith. 916 SMI
  • Cruise confidential: a hit below the waterline. Brian David Bruns. 910.45 BRU
  • The curse of the Labrador duck: my obsessive quest to the edge of extinction. Glen Chilton. 598.41 CHI
  • Dangerous waters: modern piracy and terror on the high seas. John S. Burnett. 910.45 BUR
  • Dark star safari: overland from Cairo to Cape Town. Paul Theroux. 916 THE
  • Darwin slept here: discovery, adventure, and swimming iguanas in Charles Darwin’s South America. Eric Simons. 918.04 SIM
  • Dead reckoning: great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900. Helen Whybrow. 910.4 DEA
  • A death in Brazil: a book of omissions. Peter Robb. 981 ROB
  • Delhi: adventures in a megacity. Sam Miller. 954.56 MIL
  • Destination Saigon: adventures in Vietnam. Walter Mason. 915.97 MAS
  • Diners, drive-ins, dives: an all-American road trip … with recipes! Guy Fieri. 647.95 FIE
  • Dining with al-Qaeda: three decades exploring the many worlds of the Middle East. Hugh Pope. 956.05 POP
  • Do travel writers go to hell?: a swashbuckling tale of high adventures, questionable ethics, and professional hedonism. Thomas B. Kohnstamm. 910.4 KOH
  • Down the Nile: alone in a fisherman’s skiff. Rosemary Mahoney. 916.2 MAH
  • Dreaming in Hindi: coming awake in another language. Katherine Russell Rich. 954.05 RIC
  • Driving home: an American journey. Jonathan Raban. 824 RAB
  • Driving Mr. Albert: a trip across America with Einstein’s brain. Michael Paterniti. 509 PAT
  • Driving over lemons: an optimist in Andalucia. Chris Stewart. 914.68 STE
  • Earth odyssey: around the world in search of our environmental future. Mark Hertsgaard. 363.7 HER
  • Eastward to Tartary: travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus. Robert D. Kaplan. 915.6 KAP
  • Eat, pray, love: one woman’s search for everything across Italy, India and Indonesia. Elizabeth Gilbert. 910.4 GIL
  • Eat, sleep, ride: how I braved bears, badlands, and big breakfasts in my quest to cycle the tour divide. Paul Howard. 796.63 HOW
  • 8 men and a duck: an improbable voyage by reed boat to Easter Island. Nick Thorpe. 910.45 THO
  • The 8:55 to Baghdad. Andrew Eames. 823 CHR
  • Eighty days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland’s history-making race around the world. Matthew Goodman. 910.41 GOO
  • An embarrassment of mangoes: a Caribbean interlude. Ann Vanderhoof. 917.29 VAN
  • Empire Antarctica: ice, silence & emperor penguins. Gavin Francis. 919.89 FRA
  • An empire wilderness: travels into America’s future. Robert D. Kaplan. 978 KAP
  • Encore Provence: new adventures in the south of France. Peter Mayle. 914.49 MAY, CD 914.49 MAY
  • End of the earth: voyages to Antarctica. Peter Matthiessen. 508.9 MAT
  • Europe on 5 wrong turns a day: one man, eight countries, one vintage travel guide. Doug Mack. 914 MACK
  • Every day in Tuscany: seasons of an Italian life. Frances Mayes. 914.55 MAY
  • Every man in this village is a liar: an education in war. Megan K. Stack. 956.054 STA
  • Everything is going to be great: an underfunded and overexposed European grand tour. Rachel Shukert. 817 SHU
  • Extra virgin: a young woman discovers the Italian Riviera, where every month is enchanted. Annie Hawes. 914.518 HAW
  • Falling off the map: some lonely places of the world. Pico Iyer. 910.4 IYE
  • Far Appalachia: following the New River north. Noah Adams. 917.54 ADA
  • Feet on the street: rambles around New Orleans. Roy Blount, Jr. 917.633 BLO
  • The first Big Ride: a woman’s journey. Eloise Hanner. 917.3 HAN
  • First stop in the New World: Mexico City, the capital of the 21st century. David Lida. 972.53 LID
  • Follow the money: a month in the life of a ten-dollar bill. Steve Boggan. 917.3 BOG
  • For the love of Ireland: a literary companion for readers and travelers. 820.8094 CAH
  • Four corners: one woman’s solo journey into the heart of Papa New Guinea. Kira Salak. 910.4 SAL
  • Four quarters of light: a journey through Alaska. Brian Keenan. 917.98 KEE
  • Four seasons in Rome: on twins, insomnia, and the biggest funeral in the history of the world. Anthony Doerr. 914.563 DOE
  • French by heart: an American family’s adventures in La Belle France. Rebecca S. Ramsey. 914.4 RAM
  • French lessons: adventures with knife, fork, and corkscrew. Peter Mayle. 914.49 MAY, Audio 914.49 MAY
  • French revolutions: cycling the Tour de France. Tim Moore. 796.62 MOO
  • Fried eggs with chopsticks. Polly Evans. 915.1 EVA
  • Frost on my moustache: the Arctic exploits of a lord and a loafer. Tim Moore. 919.8 MOO
  • The geography of bliss: one grump’s search for the happiest places in the world. Eric Weiner. 910.4 WEI, CD 910.4 WEI
  • Getting stoned with savages: a trip through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu. J. Maarten Troost. 919.595 TRO
  • Ghost train to the Eastern star: on the tracks of The great railway bazaar. Paul Theroux. 915 THE
  • The gift of travel: the best of Travelers’ Tales. 910.202 GIF
  • God’s middle finger: into the lawless heart of the Sierra Madre. Richard Grant. 917.21 GRA
  • Greasy rider: two dudes, one fry-oil-powered car, and a cross-country search for a greener future. Greg Melville. 333.72 MEL
  • The great American bus ride: an intrepid woman’s cross-country adventure. Irma Kurtz. 917.3 KUR
  • The great animal orchestra: finding the origins of music in the world’s wild places. Bernie Krause. 780 KRA
  • Great journeys of the world. 910.4 GRE
  • The Great Wall. John Man. 951 MAN
  • Grounded: a down to Earth journey around the world. Seth Stevenson. 910.41 STE
  • The handsomest man in Cuba: an escapade. Lynette Chiang. 917.291 CHI
  • The happy isles of Oceania: paddling the Pacific. Paul Theroux. 919.5 THE
  • Havana: autobiography of a city. Alfredo Jose Estrada. 972.91 EST
  • The heart of the world: a journey to the last secret place. Ian Baker. 915.15 BAK
  • High latitudes: an Arctic journey. Farley Mowat. 917.19 MOW
  • A Hoosier holiday. Theodore Dreiser. 917.72 DRE
  • How to barter for paradise: my journey through 14 countries, trading up from an apple to a house in Hawaii. Michael Wigge. 910.41 WIG
  • How to eat a small country: a family’s pursuit of happiness, one meal at a time. Amy Finley. 641.5944 FIN
  • I have seen the world begin. Carsten Jensen. 915 JEN
  • The ice cave: a woman’s adventures from the Mojave to the Antarctic. Lucy Jane Bledsoe. 910.4 BLE
  • I’ll never be French (no matter what I do): living in a small village in Brittany. Mark Greenside. 914.41 GRE
  • Immortal summer: a Victorian woman’s travels in the Southwest: the 1897 letters & photographs of Amelia Hollenback. 979 HOL
  • In a sunburned country. Bill Bryson. 919.4 BRY, CD 919.4 BRY
  • In Arabian nights: a caravan of Moroccan dreams. Tahir Shah. 916.4 SHA
  • In Europe: travels through the twentieth century. Geert Mak. 940.5 MAK
  • In search of King Solomon’s mines. Tahir Shah. 916.3 SHA
  • In Siberia. Colin Thubron. 915.7 THU
  • In Sicily. Norman Lewis. 914.58 LEW
  • In the empire of ice: encounters in a changing landscape. Gretel Ehrlich. 998 EHR
  • In Tuscany. Frances Mayes. 914.55 MAY
  • An innocent in Scotland: more curious rambles and singular encounters. David W. McFadden. 914.11 MACF
  • Investment biker: on the road with Jim Rogers. Jim Rogers. 910.41 ROG
  • Jesus: a pilgrimage. James Martin. 232 MAR
  • Killing yourself to live: 85% of a true story. Chuck Klosterman. 781.66 KLO
  • Kingbird highway: the story of a natural obsession that got a little out of hand. Kenn Kaufman. 598.072 KAU
  • Kingdom of ten thousand things: an impossible journey from Kabul to Chiapas. Gary Geddes. 915 GED
  • Kon-Tiki: across the Pacific by raft. Thor Heyerdahl. 910.4 HEY, DVD 910.45
  • Lasso the wind: away to the New West. Timothy Egan. 978 EGA
  • Last days in Babylon: the history of a family, the story of a nation. Marina Benjamin. 956.747 BEN
  • The last secrets of the Silk Road: in the footsteps of Marco Polo by horse and camel. Alexandra Tolstoy. 915 TOL
  • Legends of the American desert: sojourns in the greater Southwest. Alex Shoumatoff. 917.9 SHO
  • The Lewis and Clark journals: an American epic of discovery: the abridgment of the definitive Nebraska edition. Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and members of the Corps of Discovery. 917.8 LEW
  • Lewis & Clark: voyage of discovery. Stephen E. Ambrose. 917.8 AMB
  • Life is a wheel: love, death, etc., and a bike ride across America. Bruce Weber. 796.609 WEB
  • The living Great Lakes: searching for the heart of the inland seas. Jerry Dennis. 977 DEN
  • Living in a foreign language: a memoir of food, wine, and love in Italy. Michael Tucker. 914.565 TUC
  • Living with cannibals and other women’s adventures. Michele Slung. 910.92 SLU
  • Lois on the loose: one woman, one motorcycle, 20,000 miles across the Americas. Lois Pryce. 917 PRY
  • Looking for Alaska. Peter Jenkins. 917.98 JEN
  • Lost and found in Russia: lives in a post-Soviet landscape. Susan Richards. 947.086 RIC
  • The lost city of Z: a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon. David Grann. 918.11 GRA, Spanish Lang. 918.11 GRA, CD 918.11 GRA
  • The lost girls: three friends, four continents, one unconventional detour around the world. Jennifer Baggett, Holly C. Corbett, Amanda Pressner. 910.41 BAG
  • Lost on planet China: the strange and true story of one man’s attempt to understand the world’s most mystifying nation, or how he became comfortable eating live squid. J. Maarten Troost. 915.1 TRO
  • The lost tribe: a harrowing passage into New Guinea’s heart of darkness. Edward Marriott. 919.53 MAR
  • The lunatic express: discovering the world … via its most dangerous buses, boats, trains, and planes. Carl Hoffman. 910.4 HOF
  • The magnetic north: notes from the Arctic circle. Sara Wheeler. 910.911 WHE
  • Mariposa road: the first butterfly big year. Robert Michael Pyle. 595.78 PYL
  • Mark Twain on travel. 818 TWA
  • The masque of Africa: glimpses of African belief. V.S. Naipaul. 200.96 NAI
  • Maximum city: Bombay lost and found. Suketu Mehta. 915.479 MEH
  • Maya roads: one woman’s journey among the people of the rainforest. Mary Jo McConahay. 917.281 MACC
  • Meander: East to West, indirectly, along a Turkish river. Jeremy Seal. 914.961 SEA
  • The measure of a mountain: beauty and terror on Mount Rainier. Bruce Barcott. 917.97 BAR
  • The media relations department of Hizbollah wishes you a happy birthday: unexpected encounters in the changing Middle East. Neil MacFarquhar. 956.04 MACF
  • Mediterranean summer: a season on France’s Cote d’Azur and Italy’s Costa Bella. David Shalleck. 641.509 SHA
  • Mediterranean winter: the pleasures of history and landscape in Tunisia, Sicily, Dalmatia, and Greece. Robert D. Kaplan. 910.918 KAP
  • Meetings with remarkable Muslims: a collection. Barnaby Rogerson, Rose Baring. 910.917 MEE
  • Mexico: a traveler’s literary companion. 863 MEX
  • Mirrors of the unseen: journeys in Iran. Jason Elliot. 915.5 ELL
  • Mississippi currents: journeys through time and a valley. Andrew H. Malcolm. 917.7 MAL
  • The Mojave: a portrait of the definitive American desert. David Darlington. 917.949 DAR
  • Monkey dancing: a father, two kids, and a journey to the ends of the earth. Daniel Glick. 910.41 GLI
  • The most beautiful walk in the world: a pedestrian in Paris. John Baxter. 914.4 BAX
  • The motorcycle diaries: notes on a Latin American journey. Ernesto “Che” Guevara. 918 GUE, Spanish Lang. 918 GUE
  • A moveable feast: life-changing food adventures around the world. 641.5092 MOV
  • My favorite place on earth: celebrated people share their travel discoveries. 910.4 DUN
  • My kind of place: travel stories from a woman who’s been everywhere. Susan Orlean. 910.4 ORL, Large Type 910.4 ORL
  • My Mercedes is not for sale: from Amsterdam to Ouagadougou– an auto-misadventure across the Sahara. Jeroen van Bergeijk. 916.6 BER
  • My old man and the sea: a father and son sail around Cape Horn. David Hays and Daniel Hays. 910.45 HAY
  • My river chronicles: rediscovering America on the Hudson. Jessica DuLong. 917.473 DUL
  • Naked in dangerous places: the chronicles of a hungry, scared, lost, homesick, but otherwise perfectly happy traveler. Cash Peters. 910.4 PET
  • The naked tourist: in search of adventure and beauty in the age of the airport mall. Lawrence Osborne. 910.4 OSB
  • Narrow dog to Indian River. Terry Darlington. 917.5 DAR
  • Natural opium: some travelers’ tales. Diane Johnson. 910.4 JOH
  • Neither East nor West: one woman’s journey through the Islamic Republic of Iran. Christiane Bird. 955.054 BIR
  • No animals were harmed: the controversial line between entertainment and abuse. Peter Laufer. 179.3 LAU
  • No horizon is so far: two women and their extraordinary journey across Antarctica. Liv Arnesen, Ann Bancroft. 919.89 ARN
  • No-man’s lands: one man’s odyssey through The Odyssey. Scott Huler. 883.01 HUL
  • No reservations: around the world on an empty stomach. Anthony Bourdain. 641.013 BOU
  • The North Pole was here: puzzles and perils at the top of the world. Andrew C. Revkin. Y 919.8 REV
  • Notes from a small island. Bill Bryson. Large Type 914.2 BRY, CD 914.2 BRY
  • Nowhere is a place: travels in Patagonia. Bruce Chatwin and Paul Theroux. 918.27 CHA
  • On the road to Babadag: travels in the other Europe. Andrzej Stasiuk. 914.97 STA
  • On the road to Kandahar: travels through conflict in the Islamic world. Jason Burke. 909.097 BUR
  • A 1,000-mile Great Lakes walk: one woman’s trek along the shorelines of all five Great Lakes. Loreen Niewenhuis. 917.7 NIE
  • Only the nails remain: scenes from the Balkan wars. Christopher Merrill. 949.703 MER
  • Open your eyes: extraordinary experiences in faraway places. Jill Davis. Y 910.4 OPE
  • Opium season: a year on the Afghan frontier. Joel Hafvenstein. 958.1047 HAF
  • Paris to the past: traveling through French history by train. Ina Caro. 944 CAR
  • Passage to Juneau: a sea and its meanings. Jonathan Raban. 917.98 RAB
  • Passion on the vine: a memoir of food, wine and family in the heart of Italy. Sergio Esposito. 641.013 ESP
  • Pilgrimage. Annie Leibovitz. 779 LEI
  • The Pillars of Hercules: a grand tour of the Mediterranean. Paul Theroux. 910.918 THE
  • Pint-sized Ireland: in search of the perfect Guinness. Evan McHugh. 647.95 MACH
  • The places in between. Rory Stewart. 915.81 STE
  • Pole to pole with Michael Palin. Michael Palin. 910.4 PAL, CD 910.4 PAL, DVD 910.41
  • Postcards from France. Megan McNeill Libby. 944.9 LIB
  • Prague pictures: portraits of a city. John Banville. 943.712 BAN
  • The priority list: a teacher’s final quest to discover life’s greatest lessons. David Menasche. 371.1 MEN
  • Psychogeography: disentangling the modern conundrum of psyche and place. Will Self. 910.4 SEL
  • Radio Shangri-La: what I learned in the happiest kingdom on earth. Lisa Napoli. 915.498 NAP
  • Red dust: a path through China. Ma Jian. 915.1 MA
  • Red sky in mourning: a true story of love, loss, and survival at sea. Tami Oldham Ashcraft. 910.45 ASH
  • Return to wild America: a yearlong search for the continent’s natural soul. Scott Weidensaul. 578.097 WEI
  • The riddle and the knight: in search of Sir John Mandeville, the world’s greatest traveler. Giles Milton. 915 MIL
  • The ride of our lives: roadside lessons of an American family. Mike Leonard. 917.304 LEO, CD 917.304 LEO
  • Riding toward everywhere. William T. Vollmann. 818 VOL
  • The risks of sunbathing topless: and other funny stories from the road. 910.4 RIS
  • Rite of passage: tales of backpacking `round Europe. Lisa Johnson. Y 914 RIT
  • River horse: the logbook of a boat across America. William Least Heat-Moon. 917.3 HEA
  • Le road trip: a traveler’s journal of love and France. Vivian Swift. 914.4 SWI
  • Roads: driving America’s great highways. Larry McMurtry. 917.3 MACM
  • Roads to Quoz: an American mosey. William Least Heat-Moon. 917.3 HEA
  • The routes of man: how roads are changing the world, and the way we live today. Ted Conover. 388.1 CON
  • Running away to home: our family’s journey to Croatia in search of who we are, where we came from, and what really matters. Jennifer Wilson. 914.972 WIL
  • Running dry: a journey from source to sea down the Colorado River. Jonathan Waterman. 979.13 WAT
  • Running with the Kenyans: passion, adventure, and the secrets of the fastest people on earth. Adharanand Finn. 796.424 FIN
  • Saved by beauty: adventures of an American romantic in Iran. Roger Housden. 915.5 HOU
  • Schlepping through the Alps: my search for Austria’s Jewish past with its last wandering shepherd. Sam Apple. 914.36 APP
  • Searching for Hassan: an American family’s journey home to Iran. Terence Ward. 955.05 WAR
  • Seasons on Harris: a year in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. David Yeadon. 941.14 YEA
  • Seeking Sicily: a cultural journey through myth and reality in the heart of the Mediterranean. John Keahey. 945.8 KEA
  • A sense of direction: pilgrimage for the restless and the hopeful. Gideon Lewis-Kraus. 910.4 LEW
  • Seven seasons in Siena: my quixotic quest for acceptance among Italy’s proudest people. Robert Rodi. 914.559 ROD
  • The seventy great journeys in history. 910.92 SEV
  • The sex lives of cannibals: adrift in the Equatorial Pacific. J. Maarten Troost. 919.68 TRO
  • Shadow of the Silk Road. Colin Thubron. 915 THU
  • The Shakespeare guide to Italy: retracing the Bard’s unknown travels. Richard Paul Roe. 822.33 ROE
  • The Shark God: encounters with ghosts and ancestors in the South Pacific. Charles Montgomery. 919.5 MON
  • Shark’s fin and Sichuan pepper: a sweet-sour memoir of eating in China. Fuchsia Dunlop. 641.013 DUN
  • The sharks of Lake Nicaragua: true tales of adventure, travel, and fishing. Randy Wayne White. 910.4 WHI
  • Sideways on a scooter: life and love in India. Miranda Kennedy. 305.4095 KEN
  • The silenced cry: one woman’s diary of a journey to Afghanistan. Ana Tortajada. 915.81 TOR
  • The sinner’s grand tour: a journey through the historic underbelly of Europe. Tony Perrottet. 914 PER
  • Smile when you’re lying: confessions of a rogue travel writer. Chuck Thompson. 910.4 THO
  • Snake Lake. Jeff Greenwald. 915.496 GRE
  • The snakebite survivors’ club: travels among serpents. Jeremy Seal. 597.96 SEA
  • So many enemies, so little time: an American woman in all the wrong places. Elinor Burkett. 915 BUR
  • The soul of baseball: a road trip through Buck O’Neil’s America. Joe Posnanski. 796.357 POS
  • The spiders of Allah: travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war. James Hider. 956.054 HID
  • Spirit dive: an African American’s journey to uncover a sunken slave ship’s past. Michael H. Cottman. 910.45 COT
  • States of mind: a search for Faith, Hope, Inspiration, Harmony, Unity, Friendship, Love, Pride, Wisdom, Honor, Comfort, Joy, Bliss, Freedom, Justice, Glory, Triumph, and Truth or Consequences in America. Brad Herzog. 973 HER
  • Stolen water: saving the Everglades from its friends, foes, and Florida. W. Hodding Carter. 917.593 CAR
  • The stone boudoir: travels through the hidden villages of Sicily. Theresa Maggio. 914.58 MAG
  • Stringer: a reporter’s journey in the Congo. Anjan Sundaram. 967.51 SUN
  • Sunken cities, sacred cenotes, and golden sharks: travels of a water-bound adventurer. Bill Belleville. 910.916 BEL
  • Surviving paradise: one year on a disappearing island. Peter Rudiak-Gould. 996.83 RUD
  • Swimming with piranhas at feeding time: my life doing dumb stuff with animals. Richard Conniff. Y 590 CON
  • Take big bites: adventures around the world and across the table. Linda Ellerbee. 641.092 ELL
  • Tales from the torrid zone: travels in the deep tropics. Alexander Frater. 910.91 FRA
  • Tales of a female nomad: living at large in the world. Rita Golden Gelman. 910.4 GEL
  • The Tao of travel: enlightenments from lives on the road. Paul Theroux. 910.4 THE
  • A taste for adventure: culinary odyssey around the world. Anik See. 641.013 SEE
  • Tea with Hezbollah: sitting at the enemies’ table, our journey through the Middle East. Ted Dekker. Carl Medearis. 956.054 DEK
  • Theatre of fish: travels through Newfoundland and Labrador. John Gimlette. 917.18 GIM
  • The third coast: sailors, strippers, fishermen, folksingers, long-haired Ojibway painters, and God-save-the-Queen monarchists of the Great Lakes. Ted McClelland. 917.7 MACC
  • This cold heaven: seven seasons in Greenland. Gretel Ehrlich. 919.82 EHR
  • A thousand and one Egyptian nights: an American Christian’s life among Muslims. Jennifer Drago. 916.2 DRA
  • A thousand sighs, a thousand revolts: journeys in Kurdistan. Christiane Bird. 956.72 BIR
  • Through painted deserts: light, God, and beauty on the open road. Donald Miller. 917.8 MIL, CD 917.8 MIL
  • Throwim way leg: tree-kangaroos, possums, and penis gourds–on the track of unknown mammals in wildest New Guinea. Tim Flannery. 919.5 FLA
  • Tigers in red weather: a quest for the last wild tigers. Ruth Padel. 599.756 PAD
  • Time’s magpie: a walk in Prague. Myla Goldberg. 914.371 GOL
  • To a mountain in Tibet. Colin Thubron. 915.15 THU
  • To live or to perish forever: two tumultuous years in Pakistan. Nicholas Schmidle. 954.91 SCH
  • To the ends of the earth: adventures of an expedition photographer. Gordon Wiltsie. 770.92 WIL
  • To Timbuktu: nine countries, two people, one true story. Casey Scieszka. Y 910.4 SCI
  • Toujours Provence. Peter Mayle. 914.49 MAY, Large Type 914.49 MAY, DVD 914.49
  • Train: riding the rails that created the modern world–from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief. Tom Zoellner. 385.09 ZOE
  • A tramp abroad; Following the equator; Other travels. Mark Twain. 910.4 TWA
  • Travel books and other writings, 1916-1941. John Dos Passos. 910.4 DOS
  • Traveling souls: contemporary pilgrimage stories. Brian Bouldrey. 910.4 TRA
  • Travels, and other writings. William Bartram. 975 BAR
  • Travels in Siberia. Ian Frazier. 915.7 FRA
  • The travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian. 915 POL
  • Travels with Alice. Calvin Trillin. 641.013 TRI
  • Travels with Ted and Ned. Theodore M. Hesburgh. 910.4 HES
  • Traversa. Fran Sandham. 916 SAN
  • Trout eyes: true tales of adventure, travel, and fly fishing. William G. Tapply. 799.124 TAP
  • Turn right at Machu Picchu: rediscovering the lost city one step at a time. Mark Adams. 985.37 ADA
  • 12,000 miles in the nick of time: a family tale. Mark Jacobson. 910.41 JAC
  • Two years before the mast and other voyages. Richard Henry Dana, Jr. 910.45 DAN
  • Uganda be kidding me. Chelsea Handler. 818 HAN
  • The Ukimwi road: from Kenya to Zimbabwe. Dervla Murphy. 916.7 MUR
  • The unconquered: in search of the Amazon’s last uncontacted tribes. Scott Wallace. 918.11 WAL
  • Under the Tuscan sun: at home in Italy. Frances Mayes. 914.55 MAY, Large Type 914.55 MAY, CD 914.55 MAY, DVD Drama Full Screen U
  • An unexpected light: travels in Afghanistan. Jason Elliot. 915.81 ELL
  • Vanishing America: in pursuit of our elusive landscapes. James Conaway. 917.304 CON
  • The voyage of the Rose City: an adventure at sea. John Moynihan. 387.5 MOY
  • A walk in the woods: rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail. Bill Bryson. 917.4 BRY, Large Type 917.4, CD 917.4, Y Audio CD 917.4
  • Walking home: a traveler in the Alaskan wilderness, a journey into the human heart. Lynn Schooler. 979.82 SCH
  • Walking the Bible: a journey by land through the five books of Moses. Bruce Feiler. 915.6 FEI
  • Walking the Gobi: a 1600-mile trek across a desert of hope and despair. Helen Thayer. 915.173 THA
  • Walking to Vermont: from Times Square into the Green Mountains– a homeward adventure. Christopher S. Wren. 917.4 WRE
  • Walking zero: discovering cosmic space and time along the Prime Meridian. Chet Raymo. 526.6 RAY
  • Wanderlust: a love affair with five continents. Elisabeth Eaves. 910.4 EAV
  • The way of Herodotus: travels with the man who invented history. Justin Marozzi. 910.92 MAR
  • Way off the road: discovering the peculiar charms of small town America. Bill Geist. 917.304 GEI
  • Where God was born: a journey by land to the roots of religion. Bruce Feiler. 200.956 FEI, Large Type 200.956 FEI, CD 200.956 FEI
  • Wild Coast: travels on South America’s untamed edge. John Gimlette. 918.81 GIM
  • The wild places. Robert Macfarlane. 914.1 MACF
  • The windows of Brimnes: an American in Iceland. Bill Holm. 914.912 HOL
  • The wisdom of donkeys: finding tranquility in a chaotic world. Andy Merrifield. 914.459 MER
  • Without reservations: the travels of an independent woman. Alice Steinbach. 818 STE
  • The woman who fell from the sky: an American journalist in Yemen. Jennifer Steil. 953.3 STE
  • A woman’s passion for travel: more true stories from a woman’s world. Marybeth Bond, Pamela Michael. 910.4 WOM
  • Women at the helm. Jeannine Talley. 910.41 TAL
  • The world: travels 1950-2000. Jan Morris. 909.825 MOR
  • World’s great train journeys: adventure, romance, and a kangaroo or two. 910.4 WOR
  • Writing down the river: into the heart of the Grand Canyon. Kathleen Jo Ryan. 917.913 RYA
  • Wrong about Japan: a father’s journey with his son. Peter Carey. 915.2 CAR
  • A year in Provence. Peter Mayle. 914.49 MAY, CD 914.49 MAY, DVD 914.49
  • A year in the world: journeys of a passionate traveler. Frances Mayes. 914 MAY

BIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR

  • The adventurist: my life in dangerous places. Robert Young Pelton. B Pelton
  • All good things: from Paris to Tahiti: life and longing. Sarah Turnbull. B Turnbull
  • The bread of angels: a journey to love and faith. Stephanie Saldana. B Saldana
  • The Camino: a journey of the spirit. Shirley MacLaine. B MacLaine
  • Dishwasher: one man’s quest to wash dishes in all fifty states. Pete Jordan. B Jordan
  • Driving by moonlight: a journey through love, war, and infertility. Kristin Henderson. B Henderson
  • Educating Alice: adventures of a curious woman. Alice Steinbach. B Steinbach
  • Honeymoon with my brother: a memoir. Franz Wisner. B Wisner
  • Laughing without an accent: adventures of an Iranian American, at home and abroad. Firoozeh Dumas. B Dumas
  • The life and times of the thunderbolt kid: a memoir. Bill Bryson. B Bryson, Large Type B Bryson, CD B Bryson
  • An ocean to cross: daring the Atlantic, claiming a new life. Liz Fordred. B Fordred
  • The River Queen: a memoir. Mary Morris. B Morris
  • Rowing to latitude: journeys along the Arctic’s edge. Jill Fredston. B Fredston
  • Sir Vidia’s shadow: a friendship across five continents. Paul Theroux. B Theroux
  • Three weeks with my brother. Nicholas Sparks and Micah Sparks. B Sparks, Large Type B Sparks, CD B Sparks
  • Traveling with pomegranates: a mother-daughter story. Sue Monk Kidd, Ann Kidd Taylor. B Kidd, Large Type B Kidd
  • A wedding in Haiti. Julia Alvarez. B Alvarez
  • Wild: from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail. Cheryl Strayed. B Strayed

GRAPHIC

  • Burma chronicles. Guy Delisle. Graphic 959.1 DEL
  • Carnet de voyage. Craig Thompson. Graphic 910.4 THO
  • Diario de Oaxaca. Peter Kuper. Graphic 917.27 KU
  • How to understand Israel in 60 days or less. Sarah Glidden. Graphic 915.694 GLI
  • Pyongyang: a journey in North Korea. Guy Delisle. Graphic 951.93 DEL
  • Red eye, black eye. K. Thor Jensen. Graphic B Jensen
  • Shenzhen: a travelogue from China. Guy Delisle. Graphic 951.27 DEL
  • To Afghanistan and back: a graphic travelogue. Ted Rall. Graphic 958.104 RAL, Y 958.104 RAL
  • Tokyo on foot: travels in the city’s most colorful neighborhoods. Florent Chavouet. Graphic 915.213 CHA

FICTION

  • A dead hand: a crime in Calcutta. Paul Theroux. Fic THE
  • Dear American Airlines. Jonathan Miles. Fic MIL
  • The next one to fall. Hilary Davidson. Mystery DAV
  • Tapestry of fortunes. Elizabeth Berg. Fic BER

REFERENCE

  • Going places: a reader’s guide to travel narratives. Robert Burgin. R 910.4 BUR

DVDS

  • Art Wolfe’s travels to the edge. DVD 910.4
  • Australia revealed. DVD 919.4
  • Botswana in the footsteps of the No. 1 ladies’ detective with Alexander McCall Smith. DVD 968.83
  • The dream share project. DVD 158.1
  • Fearless planet. DVD 910.91
  • Great railway journeys. DVD 914.1
  • Great train journeys. DVD 385
  • Hemingway adventure. DVD 910.4
  • Long way round. DVD 910.41
  • Sarah Palin’s Alaska. DVD 917.98 11
  • Share the road: tales from a band of gypsy bikers. DVD 796.64
  • Standing with stones: a journey through megalithic Britain. DVD 913.36

AUDIOBOOKS

  • Departures and arrivals. Eric Newby. Audio B Newby
  • Neither here nor there: travels in Europe. Bill Bryson. CD 914 BRY

CHILDREN’S

  • Jackson and Bud’s bumpy ride: America’s first cross-country automobile trip. Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff. J 973 KOE

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