by Carolyn Shine
Sydney-based musician Carolyn Shine moves to Hanoi virtually on a whim, expecting to find romance and available culture. She's in for some big surprises. Funny, warm and engaging, her travel memoir introduces us to a cast of memorable Vietnamese ...
by Lee Mylne
Pubs are an integral part of Australia's history, providing a stopping point for many thirsty travellers seeking a cold beer, a meal or a bed for the night. Australian pubs continue to be an essential landmark in almost every town and city, and ...
One Man, 20 Million Steps
by Pat Farmer
In a feat that ranks with the brave and inspiring deeds of Scott of the Antarctic, Sir Edmund Hillary and Jessica Watson, famed Australian ultramarathon runner Pat Farmer did what no human has ever done: run from the North Pole to South Pole.
by John Basham
Caravan Survival Guide is a completely revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to caravan travelling. Author John Basham shares his detailed knowledge to help you deal with the multiple challenges of touring in your caravan.
On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo
by Tim Parks
In Italian Ways, bestselling writer Tim Parks brings us a fresh portrait of Italy today through a wry account of his train journeys around the country. Whether describing his daily commute from Milan to Verona, his regular trips to Florence and ...
by Bill Bryson
It was as if I had privately discovered life on another planet, or a parallel universe where life was at once recognizably similar but entirely different. I can't tell you how exciting it was. Insofar as I had accumulated my expectations of ...
by Claire Lloyd
The tang of salt in the air. Sunlight sparkling on clear blue water. Pomegranate seeds glistening like jewels in your palm. Australian artist, designer and photographer Claire Lloyd had a successful career in London, a beautiful apartment and a ...
A Guidebook for the Urban Age
by P.D. Smith
For the first time in the history of our planet, more than half the population-3.3 billion people-is now living in cities. <I>City</I> is the ultimate guidebook to our urban centers-the signature unit of human civilization. With erudite prose and ...eBook
by Bernstein, Ross
Presented in a unique reversible-book format, this is the ultimate guide to the relationship and spectrum of emotions involved from adoration to loathing between National Football League fans and quarterback Brett Favre. Filled with amusing ...eBook
by Jeff Welsch & Sherry Moore
<p>"This is the new 'gotta have' guide to Oregon's wine country."—Jean Yates, President, Avalon Wine, Corvallis</p>This guide to Oregon’s burgeoning wine scene provides exhaustive coverage of the entire state, from the renowned Willamette Valley ...eBook
by Eric Newby
Some of the maps in this title are best viewed on a tablet device. A classic of travel writing, ‘A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush’ is Eric Newby’s iconic account of his journey through one of the most remote and beautiful wildernesses on earth.eBook
by Holiday FM
This is the official Holiday FM Guide to Prague. This handy bitesize guide gives you everything you might want for the ideal trip to the big city. Background information about the history of the City will hopefully give you a better understanding ...eBook
by Byron Dormire
<p>Dallying in Nepal takes adventure travel author B. T. Dormire into new cultures and hidden mysteries in his quest to see the Himalayan Mountains. In particular, he hikes up the Milk River Valley in Eastern Nepal where he can finally gaze upon ...eBook
A Century's Karoo Foods and Flavours
by Eve Palmer
It was all well-ordered, food following on food in its appointed season; and this is a rhythm that has continued for more than a century - it is still very much that of the farm today... 'As there were times for special meats, so there were times ...eBook
by Andrew Delaplaine
<p> A Guide to South Beach written by a food, wine and travel writer who has lived there for 25 years. He doesn't list a thousand restaurants -- only the ones he likes (or detests), from overpriced 5 Star eateries with attitude to the tiniest ...eBook