Travel Literature

McCarthy's Bar: A Journey of Discovery in Ireland

Paperback, 15/03/2001, €14.85
A classic of humourous travel writing that has sold over a million copies so far

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

Paperback, 30/05/2013, €12.95
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.

Ireland Road Atlas

Paperback, 09/03/2017, €8.85
Road atlas, at A4 size, covering the whole of Ireland featuring clear and detailed Collins colour mapping at a scale of 5.2 miles to 1 inch. Perfect for both residents and visitors touring Ireland.

Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia

Paperback, 04/06/2009, €12.95
Chris, eternal optimist and itinerant sheep shearer, moves with his wife Ana to a mountain farm in Las Alpujarras, an oddball region in south of Spain. Misadventures gleefully unfold as Chris discovers that the owner has no intention of leaving and meets their neighbours, an engaging mix of peasant farmers and shepherds, travellers and ex-pats.

Around the World in 80 Trains

Hardback, 24/01/2019, €25.95

Another Fine Mess

Hardback, 08/11/2018, €20.30
Tim Moore - indefatigable travelling everyman - switches two wheels for four as he journeys across Trumpland in an original Model T Ford.

Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way: A Walking Guide: 2016

Paperback, 25/04/2016, €15.00
Renowned walking guide author Helen Fairbairn explores the best walking routes of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way. Illustrated with colour photos and detailed maps, this comprehensive guide is all that's needed to plan a walk on the Wild Atlantic Way whatever your level of expertise.

A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople - From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube

Paperback, 15/03/2004, €14.85
The great travel classic, first published in 1977 and recounting an epic journey of nearly 50 years before, reissued in paperback with an Introduction by Jan Morris

Alone Time

Paperback, 04/04/2019, €12.95
'Full of heart.' Michael Harris, author of SolitudeThe average adult spends about a third of his or her waking time alone.


Paperback, 13/09/2018, €12.95
This anthology features inspirational travel writing from the likes of Ed Stafford, Benedict Allen, Sarah Outen, Al Humphreys, Lois Pryce, Leon McCarron, and Anna McNuff, to restore our faith in the world and remind us that the world is filled with kind strangers just like us. All royalties go to Oxfam's work with refugees.