Travel Literature

Atlas Obscura

Hardback, 20/09/2016, €35.50
A one of a kind gift book that celebrates the world's most wondrous and unusual places, people, and things - from macabre museums to magical natural phenomena - in all corners of the globe.

The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World

03/10/2016, €56.75
The third edition of Lonely Planet's million-selling Travel Book has had a total revamp. A compulsively fascinating look at every country in the world.

Road to Little Dribbling

Paperback, 07/04/2016, €12.75
Marking the twentieth anniversary of Notes from a Small Island, the author makes a brand-new journey round Britain to see what has changed. He gives us an acute and perceptive insight into all that is best and worst about Britain.

New York Times: 36 Hours Europe, 2nd Edition

Paperback, 15/09/2016, €35.45

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster

Paperback, 01/07/2011, €12.75
Jon Krakauer's acclaimed account of a disastrous expedition on Mt Everest

nat geo Wild Beautiful Places

Hardback, 17/11/2016, €35.50
Experience the world's most wild, remote, beautiful places with shots by National Geographic photographers and vintage photos pulled from the National Geographic archives.

Wandering Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way: From Banba's Crown to World's End: 2016

Paperback, 14/03/2016, €12.99
Following the spirit of the world's longest coastal driving route, Paul Clements sets out on a meandering journey to discover the real west of Ireland. Along the way he encounters memorable characters living on the Atlantic edge and presents a unique portrait of their lives.

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

Paperback, 30/05/2013, €14.20
Following the tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea paths that form part of a ancient network of routes criss-crossing the British Isles and beyond, the author discovers a lost world - a landscape of the feet and the mind, of pilgrimage and ritual, of stories and ghosts.

Touching the Void

Paperback, 01/01/1998, €14.20
An account of the ascent of the 21,000ft Siula Grande peak in the Peruvian Andes. Joe Simpson and his climbing partner, Simon Yates, had achieved the summit before the first disaster struck. What happened and how they dealt with the psychological traumas that resulted is the subject of this book.

The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country

Paperback, 03/12/2015, €12.75
Denmark is officially the happiest nation on Earth, so when journalist Helen Russell finds herself spending a year in rural Jutland, she decides she'll do all she can to uncover the secrets of the Danes' happiness. But will the long, dark winters and pickled herring take their toll?