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TRAVEL Stories

Who doesn't like a good TRAVEL book or movie? At TRAVEL WELL we aren't just hodophiles, we are also bibliophiles and cinephiles!

Below you will find some of our favorites. From memoires to dreamers - you're bound to find something to inspire your next journey.

Page Turners

  • Lost in the Jungle- Yossi Ghinsberg

  • Into Thin Air- Jon Krakauer

  • The Other Side of Everest- Matt Dickinson

  • A Year in the World- Frances Mayes

  • Tales of a Female Nomad- Rita Golden Gelman

  • Women Travel

  • Driving Miss Norma- Tim Bauerschmidt

  • Lonely Planet Unpacked- Tony Wheeler

  • Surrender or Starve- Robert D. Kaplan

  • Hiking Through- Paul Stutzman

  • LION- Saroo Brierley

  • No Shortcuts to the Top- David Roberts & Ed Viesturs

  • Travels Along the Edge- David Noland

  • The Ledge- Jim Davidson & Kevin Vaughan

  • Into The Wild- Jon Krakauer

  • Lone Rider- Elspeth Beard

  • Where You’ll Find Me- Ty Gagne

  • Barbarian Ways - A Surfing Life- William Finnegan

  • Nomad- Matthew Mather

  • A House in the Sky- Amanda Lindhout & Sara Corbett

  • Go Your Own Way - Women Traveling Solo- Christina Henry de Tessan

  • In a Sunburned Country- Bill Bryson

  • The Worst Journey in the World- Apsley Cherry-Garrard

  • At Home In The World- Tsh Oxenreider

  • Nerves of Steel- Tammie Jo Shults

  • The Food Explorer- Daniel Evan Stone

  • Four Corners: Journey into the Heart of Papa New Guinea- Kira Salak

  • The Not-Quite States of America- Doug Mack

  • The Yellow Envelope- Kim Dinan

  • Hippie- Paulo Coelho

  • Without Reservations- Alice Steinbach

  • My Polar Dream- Jade Hameister

  • The Lost Girls- Pam Jenoff

  • Kite Strings of the Southern Cross- Laurie Gough

  • Postcards Never Written- Janita Van de Velde

  • Snow Gypsy- Lindsay Ashford

  • West With the Night- Beryl Markham

  • Traveling with Pomegranates- Ann Kidd Taylor & Sue Monk Kidd

  • The Mermaid Chair- Sue Monk Kidd

  • Elegance of the Hedgehog- Muriel Barbery

Eye Candy

  • Tales by Light

  • Salt Fat Acid Heat

  • Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner

  • Somebody Feed Phil

  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with my Father

  • An Idiot Abroad

  • Long Way Round/Down

  • The Way

  • Motorcycle Diaries

  • Secret Life of Walter Mitty

  • Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

  • 100 Foot Journey

  • Letters to Juliet

  • Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

  • Around the World in 80 Days

  • Midnight in Paris

  • Sheltering Sky

  • Mosquito Coast

  • Out of Africa

  • Crazy Rich Asians

  • Far and Away

  • Leaving Normal

  • The Bucket List

  • A Far Off Place

  • Dangerous Beauty

  • Casanova

  • Roman Holiday

  • 7 Years in Tibet

  • Life Itself

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