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Literary Tourism: The Book Towns of France

Imagine driving through the picturesque French countryside, observing sheep or vineyards or what have you, when you come across a ...

Literary Grey Ladies: Two Books I Return To When I Miss Nantucket

Nantucket is a literary island. It is as if words came up through the sand and ebbed themselves into some ...

I Flew to Utah to Read in the Mountains

Sometimes what you need is an inexpensive hotel room that you don't leave for several days in a small town with a bookstore.

On Place and Space in Literature

As I was leaving work yesterday, I bumped into a friend. The sun was setting ahead of me so I ...

Reading While Traveling: Discovering ORIGIN at its Origin

How Reading Dan Brown's Origin while in Barcelona reminded me of ways in which reading while traveling enriches the reading experience.

Travels in “Amerikkka” through Poetry and GIFs

On jay dodd's poetry and multimedia chapbook about the poet's encounters with landscape, racism, transmisogyny, wildlife, and lust.

100 Must-Read Travel Books

Find adventure from the comfort of your armchair with these 100 must-read travel books!

Literary Tourism: Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

We're heading to Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, in this edition of Literary Tourism

Answer These 5 Questions to Pick Your Next Beach Read

Everybody loves a good beach read, but picking the book that goes best with all that sun and sand can be tough. Never fear. We've got just the thing.

Books for Every Travel Mood

Whether you need a book to calm you down or a book for when you're homesick, we have recs for every travel mood!

Traveling To Mexico With Books In My Backpack

One trip to Mexico. A backpack stuffed full of books and reading memories.

Changing Directions: A Reading List Inspired By A Huge Life Change

A reading list inspired by a Rioter's friend's decision to upend her life and travel the world.

50 Must-Visit Beautiful Bookstores On Six Continents

Here are 50 beautiful bookstores to visit on your next trip around the world. And in the meantime you can gaze at them on Instagram.

Wintery Bookish Travel Spots (And Staycations)

Ways to escape during the winter holiday in bookish style

Literary Tourism: Agatha Christie

Travel the world through the shoes of Agatha Christie (& those of her characters!)