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Traveling Out of the U.S. Through Comics

These great comics set outside of the U.S. are here for those of us yearning to leave the States and explore other locations and cultures.

10 Books Set in Transporting Places

10 Books Set in Transporting Places: travel from the Kamchatka Peninsula to a kibbutz, cycle to the Patagonia mountains, or ride the Magic Bus to Nepal.

Exploring America Through Books

Take a trip across America with these books about travel.

7 Books Like THE FAREWELL

These books make for excellent reading after seeing the film THE FAREWELL.

Erica Buist Talks Death Festivals in THIS PARTY’S DEAD

Talking to Erica Buist about traveling to seven different death festivals around the world for her book, THIS PARTY'S DEAD.

Literary Tourism: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

There's no where else in the world quite like Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Let's take a literary tour of this amazing city.

Reading While Bilingual: How Translated Books Helped Shape My Cultural Identity

How reading immigrant stories and working with translation helped one Rioter regain her identity as a multilingual reader and find common ground.

Stocking My Ereader for an International Train Travel Adventure

What one reader found great company in while partaking in international train travel.

R.F. Kuang, The Nanking Massacre, and Reading Flashbacks

Remembering My Literary Landmarks In Livermore, California

New Independent Bookstores In Old Homes

A reader keeps up with the indie bookstore scenes in the places where she used to live, and talks about some favorite spots.

A Bookish Tour of Hawai’i

Literary Tourism: Argentina

John Waters’s CARSICK: The Best Summer Road Trip Book

John Waters describes his hitchhiking journey across America in CARSICK, conquering his fears by imagining the worst and the best that could happen.

Literary Tourism: Scotland

Planning a trip to Scotland? Check out this itinerary of literary destinations in Scotland for bookish tourists.