Travel by Yuichi Yokoyama
The Japanese manga artist Yuichi Yokoyama's latest work, Travel, is a wordless journey into the contemporary Japanese psyche.It takes the not unfamiliar plot backdrop of a train ride and turns it into a psychological meditation on the vehicle's architecture and passengers (rather than focusing on the usual narrative-driven concerns such as destination, distance or landsca
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Travel Quotes (3191 quotes)
(3 days ago) “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's lifetime.”
Favourite Travel Books (1920 books)
(2 days ago) Travel genera is very popular and this is (I think) the only 'good' list on Goodreads that covers the genera. Any idea what the deal is with the duplication of list position numbering? I am looking over on librarians list to see if there are postings/notices of this being a current known issue with Goodreads Listopia programming.
An American River: From Paradise to Superfund, Afloat on
(2 days ago) An American River: From Paradise to Superfund, Afloat on New Jersey's Passaic. We were afraid of its impenetrable darkness. Afraid of its industrial smell. We were afraid of the things that lived beneath its surface and the things that had died there. We were afraid of spotting a hand or a head bobbing in the rafts of garbage that floated by.
Harriet Ziefert (Author of A New Coat for Anna)
(8 days ago) edit data. Harriet Ziefert grew up in North Bergen, New Jersey, where she attended the local schools. She graduated from Smith College, then received a Masters degree in Education from New York University. For many years, Ziefert was an elementary school teacher. …
(9 days ago) Nicole’s Quotes. “Don't join the book burners. Don't think you're going to conceal faults by concealing evidence that they ever existed. Don't be afraid to go in your library and read every book”. ― Dwight D. Eisenhower. tags: books , censorship , freedom , libraries , reading , thought. 744 likes.
Have Mother, Will Travel: A Mother and Daughter Discover
(8 days ago) The travel part if the memoir was alright, but ultimately this book was a slog and it took me months to finish (this had been my "emergency car book" that I kept in my car for reading since summer- I almost never wanted to pick it up, and wound up reading on the kindle app on my phone instead, which totally defeated the whole car book system I
Travel Essay Books
(9 days ago) Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia (Paperback) by. Elizabeth Gilbert (Goodreads Author) (shelved 3 times as travel-essay) avg rating 3.59 — 1,571,891 ratings — published 2006.
Travel Narrative Books
(3 days ago) Travel Narrative Books. Showing 1-50 of 962. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia (Paperback) by. Elizabeth Gilbert (Goodreads Author) (shelved 17 times as travel-narrative) avg rating 3.59 — 1,580,294 ratings — published 2006. Want to Read.
Quote by Mark Twain: “Travel is fatal to prejudice
(5 days ago) “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's lifetime.”
World Travel: An Irreverent Guide by Anthony Bourdain
(7 days ago) "World Travel" is sort of an atlas to the world through Anthony's eyes and encapsulates his experiences over the twenty years he traveled for the television show. This book is a fun and frank travel guide to various places like From Spain, Argentina, and Tanzania, including some of his favorite places to go, giving us advice on what to eat
Best Memoirs/Autobiography/Travel (879 books)
(3 days ago) Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. 3. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia. by. Elizabeth Gilbert (Goodreads Author) 3.59 avg rating — 1,581,206 ratings. score: 2,841 , and 29 people voted. Want to Read.
Travels by Michael Crichton
(8 days ago) Michael Crichton, ubermensch (medical doctor, best-selling novelist, screenwriter and film director--all by the age of 30), wrote a book about traveling, both to places like Borneo and Tibet, as well as to inner destinations: spirituality, astral-projection, self-hypnosis, spoon-bending, channeling, etc.
Travel Adventure Books
(3 days ago) Travel Adventure Books. Showing 1-50 of 4,098. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (Mass Market Paperback) by. Bill Bryson. (shelved 100 times as travel-adventure) avg rating 4.05 — 371,109 ratings — published 1998. Want to Read.
Travel Literature Books
(4 days ago) Showing 1-50 of 2,086. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (Mass Market Paperback) by. Bill Bryson. (shelved 28 times as travel-literature) avg rating 4.05 — 368,857 ratings — published 1998. Want to Read. saving….
Adventure Travel Quotes (68 quotes)
(3 days ago) Quotes tagged as "adventure-travel" Showing 1-30 of 68. “You can handle just about anything that comes at you out on the road with a believable grin, common sense and whiskey.”. ― Bill Murray, Common Sense and Whiskey. tags: adventure-travel , international-travel , travel , world-travel…
Travel Biography Books
(3 days ago) Ascent to Glory: How One Hundred Years of Solitude Was Written and Became a Global Classic (Paperback) by. Alvaro Santana-Acuna (Goodreads Author) (shelved 1 time as travel-biography) avg rating 4.14 — 14 ratings — published 2020. Want to Read.
Travel Writing Books
(1 days ago) Travel Writing Books. Showing 1-50 of 4,842. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (Mass Market Paperback) by. Bill Bryson. (shelved 164 times as travel-writing) avg rating 4.05 — 360,647 ratings — published 1998.
Travelling Quotes (238 quotes)
(7 days ago) Quotes tagged as "travelling" Showing 1-30 of 238. “There’s something about arriving in new cities, wandering empty streets with no destination. I will never lose the love for the arriving, but I'm born to leave.”. “Cities were always like people, showing their varying personalities to the traveler. Depending on the city and on the
The Door Into Summer by Robert A. Heinlein
(Just Now) The Door Into Summer: A charming time-travel story from Golden Age Heinlein Originally posted at Fantasy Literature The Door Into Summer (1957) is an immensely enjoyable time-travel story told effortlessly by Robert A. Heinlein long before he turned into a crotchety, soap-box ranting old crank who had a very unhealthy obsession with free love
Have Tech, Will Travel by Keith R.A. DeCandido Goodreads
(4 days ago) Have Tech Will Travel consists of four stories, the first is The Belly of the Beast in which the Enterprise disables a huge unknown alien starship and leaves the Da Vinci to do a full investigation of the technology and determine who built the ship.
Girls Who Travel by Nicole Trilivas
(1 days ago) Girls Who Travel. by. Nicole Trilivas (Goodreads Author) 3.60 · Rating details · 1,172 ratings · 152 reviews. A hilarious, deftly written debut novel about a woman whose wanderlust is about to show her that sometimes you don’t have to travel very far to become the person you want to be…. There are many reasons women shouldn’t travel alone.
Questions of Travel by Elizabeth Bishop
(3 days ago) Questions of Travel. by. Elizabeth Bishop. 4.08 · Rating details · 234 ratings · 31 reviews. The publication of this book is a literary event. It is Miss Bishop's first volume of verse since Poems, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1955. This new collection consists of two parts.
Time Travel Group (2601 Members)
(3 days ago) Time Travel. This is a group for people who enjoy books that transport them to a different time and place through time travel. We have a monthly book club, offer monthly book giveaways, and try to keep the discussion lively. This is a public group. Anyone can join and invite others to join.
(3 days ago) A travelogue is a written record of a journey. Travelogues have a long history, from Pausanias' account of 2nd-century Greece, to Marco Polo's travels in 13th-century Asia, to the 19th-century ramblings of Mark Twain, through to modern travel literature.
The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton
(9 days ago) The Art of Travel, Alain de Botton Aside from love, few actvities seem to promise us as much happiness as going traveling: taking off for somewhere else, somewhere far from home, a place with more interesting weather, customs, and landscapes. But although we are inundated with advice on where to travel, few people seem to talk about why we should go and how we can become more …
Traveler Quotes (123 quotes)
(5 days ago) Travel is the great leveler, the great teacher, bitter as medicine, crueler than mirror-glass. A long stretch of road will teach you more about yourself than a hundred years of quiet introspection.” ― Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man's Fear.
Time Travel Quotes (758 quotes)
(8 days ago) Quotes tagged as "time-travel" Showing 1-30 of 757. “I stood still, vision blurring, and in that moment, I heard my heart break. It was a small, clean sound, like the snapping of a flower's stem.”. “People assume that time is a strict progression of cause to effect, but *actually* from a non-linear, non-subjective viewpoint - it's more
Interdimensional Travel Books
(Just Now) 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. My Familiar Stranger (Knights of Black Swan, #1) by. Victoria Danann (Goodreads Author) (shelved 1 time as interdimensional-travel) avg rating 3.92 — 9,495 ratings — published 2012. Want to Read.
(7 days ago) Two soulmates embark on an around-the-world journey, leaving the security of their well-ordered lives in search of larger truths. Forty-seven years ago, Michael discovered his soulmate Deborah on a dance floor in Keene, New Hampshire. It took her soul a few years and an around-the-world …
Travel Memoirs Books
(1 days ago) Travel Memoirs Books. Showing 1-50 of 1,207. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia (Paperback) by. Elizabeth Gilbert (Goodreads Author) (shelved 27 times as travel-memoirs) avg rating 3.59 — 1,569,806 ratings — published 2006. Want to Read.
The Strangeworlds Travel Agency by L.D. Lapinski
(9 days ago) At the Strangeworlds Travel Agency, each suitcase transports you to a different world. All you have to do is step inside . . . When 12-year-old Flick Hudson accidentally ends up in the Strangeworlds Travel Agency, she uncovers a fantastic secret: there are hundreds of other worlds just steps away from ours.
Tourism Quotes (117 quotes)
(4 days ago) Tourism Quotes. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”. “See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories. Ask for no guarantees, ask for no security.”. “Twoflower was a tourist, the first ever seen on the discworld.
Incidents of Travel in Yucatan by John Lloyd Stephens
(4 days ago) Stephens' previous book, Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas & Yucatan, 2 Vols was a great adventure story and had me flipping pages just to see how these men would actually make it back home alive at some points in the narrative. This one continues their travels a couple of years later, this time through the Yucatan, where they made a circuit of several ruins from Copán to Tulum.