Travel Writing Reviews

Travel Writing Reviews

I love, and always have loved, reading, and as a traveller I can’t get enough of travel writing books either. Click on the links below to access all the travel writing books I have reviewed to date on this website.

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Please note that I am not interested in reviewing travel guide books, nor do I want to review travel books aimed exclusively at travel blogging. Instead, this website looks to review books that you could conceivably find in the ‘Travel Writing’ section of your local bookshop (or, on occasion, the Biography section).

The Shadow of the Sun by Ryszard Kapuscinski

Names for the Sea by Sarah Moss

Blood River by Tim Butcher

Pyongyang by Guy Delisle

Full Tilt by Dervla Murphy

Walking the Nile by Levison Wood

No Baggage by Clara Bensen

Turn Right at Machu Picchu by Mark Adams

The Voluntourist by Ken Budd

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

On the Trail of Genghis Khan by Tim Cope

Hamlet: Globe to Globe by Dominic Dromgoole

Around the World in 80 Days by Michael Palin