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TRAVEL Stories via Page & Film

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.

Image by Eugenio Mazzone
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


Roman Holiday

7 Years in Tibet

Life Itself

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