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Our wide-range of Travel books will whisk you away on exciting destinations. They can be used to help you plan your next great escape, or allow you to admire gorgeous photographs of far-away lands.

Go on a Kenyan wildlife safari or take the great American road trip from coast to coast -- all without leaving the comfort of your own home. If you’re planning a holiday or just want to read clever stories from travel writers like Bill Bryson and Paul Theroux, start browsing our selection of travel-themed titles.

Detailed Holiday Guides

No matter where you’re thinking of travelling, we’ll have the guidebook to match. Popular travel series cover every country under the sun, from experts like Rick Steves as well as trusted publishers like Lonely Planet. Guidebooks give you up-to-date information that you can carry in your bag with you, no internet connection required. History, culture, hotels and restaurants are all covered for each destination. Pick up books from National Geographic Traveller if you want your guidebook produced with gorgeous photos and intricate maps, or DK Eyewitness Travel if you want cutaways of European monuments and 3D maps.

Gift Ideas for Travel Fans

Do you have a globetrotter in your life? Travel books make great gifts for frequent jetsetters or simply those who love to dream about faraway lands. You’ll find books about the world’s best road trips, photographs of cities like Paris and Tokyo, and guides to natural wonders like the Grand Canyon. If you know someone planning a holiday, popular travel writing like Eat, Pray, Love or Zen and the Art of Motorcycle is sure to strike a chord.

Inspiring travel writing is complimented with scenic photography in many of the bestselling titles. You can also choose from city and road maps to make your holiday more convenient. With our selection of travel books, you’ll have all the info you need to get away from it all.