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Hemingway in Cuba Reads

I’m keeping this list from The Thread (Minnesota Public Radio) for when I visit Cuba.

Kerri Miller’s Must-Reads: The Hemingway in Cuba Reading List… 284 more words

Travel Literature


Over the next few days, there will be stories posted from life on the trail. Sadly to say, I won’t be able to complete the South Island on my current visa, money’s run out and I’ve used up my working holiday for NZ. 28 more words

Travel Literature

Searching for Ernestina Hemingway in Oak Park

“My name is Ernest Miller Hemingway. I want to travel and write,” wrote Ernest Hemingway in his high school yearbook. Replace the name with “Ines Bellina” and I could have easily written something similar at the time. 817 more words

Women's Travel

Kim MacQuarrie's Life and Death in the Andes: On the Trail of Bandits, Heroes, and Revolutionaries

After reading Kim MacQuarrie’s Life and Death in the Andes:  On the Trail of Bandits, Heroes, and Revolutionaries, I’m ready to pack my bags for South America.  1,268 more words


Books and journeys

Travel literature is one of my favourite genres and I often read before and while planning a journey of my own. Some books have also travelled before they find me. 222 more words

Travel Literature

Days in Attica

In this post, I am deviating from my usual food and garden blog entries to introduce a new venture into travellers’ tales. My first post in this category relates to an old book published in 1914 called… 1,535 more words