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Backroads of paradise : a journey to rediscover old Florida / Cathy Salustri.

In staccato bursts of frenzy and passion, Salustri has written a modern love story affirming her tangled relationship with the Sunshine State. Retracing the routes of 1930s guidebooks, she re-creates the great Florida road trip. (Gary R. Mormino)

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Florida off the Beaten Path : Discover Your Fun / Diana Gleasner (2017)

 

Last train to Zona Verde : my ultimate African Safari / Paul Theroux.

An acclaimed travel writer and novelist describes his journey across Africa, from Cape Town to Cape Province and into Namibia, riding elephants, meeting Bushmen, and discussing the changes that have taken place since his first visit fifty years ago. (Atlas Pub.)

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[Lonely Planet] Africa / Anthony Ham (2017)

 

Notes from a small island / Bill Bryson.

A humorous social commentary conveys the eccentricity of Britain, from zebra crossings and Shakespeare to Twiggie Winkie's Farm and beyond, based on the author's two decades on English soil. (Atlas Pub.)

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Rick Steves’ Great Britain / Rick Steves (2018)

 

Tip of the iceberg : my 3,000 mile journey around wild Alaska, the last great American frontier / Mark Adams

Recounts the author's effort to retrace the historic 1899 Harriman Expedition around Alaska by using the state's public ferry system, and discusses how the lessons learned on the 1899 journey relate to Alaska's current environmental situation. (Baker & Taylor)

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[Lonely Planet] Alaska / Brendan Sainsbury (2017)

 

Tracing the moon : a memoir of a woman’s journey in India / Kumari Ellis.

In a busy London hospital a young nurse cares for people with HIV/AIDS. One night, at the bedside of a dying patient, the veil lifts between life and death, and she glimpses something she has never seen before.Judith embarks on a quest to understand what she saw. She leaves her job, sells her houseboat and buys a one-way ticket to Bombay. (back cover)

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[DK Eyewitness Travel Guides] India (2017)