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Through Khiva to Golden Samarkand, by Ella R. Christie

Ella Christie, identified on the title page of her books as a Fellow of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, traveled in Central Asia ion 1910-11.  985 more words


Book Reviews for the Armchair Traveler #3: Great Plains

Istanbul can wait, now it’s time for a book review!

Books rule, everything else aside from travel drools! As you may recall, Conde Nast Traveller has an old list of “ 313 more words


except in memory

“A journey is a gesture inscribed in space, it vanishes even as it’s made. You go from one place to another place, and on to somewhere else again, and already behind you there is no trace that you were ever there. 150 more words


Book Review: Wanderlust

Wanderlust: A Love Affair with Five Continents, by Elisabeth Eaves, is all about the author’s personal travels over a fifteen year time period. It chronicles her life as she crosses continents and dives into new relationships, for her, love and travel are inseparable. 135 more words


Literature Travels

In a brief aside from osteoarchaeology, I thought I’d focus a quick entry on what I’ve been reading lately as I wait for my arm to heal.   720 more words