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Review: A Russian Journal by John Steinbeck

“In Russia it is always the future that is thought of. It is the crops next year, it is the comfort that will come in ten years, it is the clothes that will be made very soon.

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Small World, Little Planet

Petite Planète is a series of iconic travel guides by the French publishing house Edition du Seuil published between 1954 and 1964.Early on, filmmaker/novelist/graphic artist/World War II resistance fighter  293 more words

Europe

Travel literature (& lyrics too)

Hey – I’m a published author!

Well, sort of …. I wrote a blurb for a travel book, written by fellow travel writer Steve Bergsman… 134 more words

Travel

Finding My Self Amongst Shamrocks

Have you ever found yourself thinking about how you would react if you got out of your comfort zone? Have you ever found yourself wondering what to do with your life? 263 more words

Identity

The Edge of Extinction

Jules Pretty is Professor of Environment and Society at the University of Essex and has written several books. This, sub-titled ‘Travels with enduring people in vanishing lands’ … 189 more words

Travel Literature

An Unforgettable Scuba Diving in the Andaman

Adventures are part of life and it is the exhilaration that makes it so unforgettable. Though, they tend to excite us; they cannot do away with the probable risks involved. 369 more words

Tourism

Poetry: Walt Whitman's "Song of the Open Road"

First of all, can we just acknowledge how cool Walt Whitman looks? I mean, like the original mountaineer hipster guy. Okay good, glad you agree. 653 more words