The Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys
Volume II: Great Writers on Great Places
Publication Date: August 28, 2012
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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Another spellbinding trip around the globe with some of today's most celebrated writers and journalists
Condé Nast Traveler is the preeminent travel magazine in the United States, boasting a readership of 3.5 million. This second collection of the award-winning magazine's best travel writings, includes essays by luminaries such as, Robert Hughes, Russell Banks, E. L. Doctorow, André Aciman, Pico Iyer, and Edna O'Brien.
As the world becomes smaller and ever more accessible, interest in travel writing is only growing greater. So whether readers are preparing for their own journeys or just indulging in an armchair adventure, this new volume of The Condé Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys will open their eyes to the world.
Klara Glowczewska was one of Condé Nast Traveler's original staff members and became editor-in-chief in 2005. She lives in New York City.
“This stellar collection of 35 essays… will delight nomads of all dispositions.” – PW
“Jump into these addictive pages anywhere, but be advised that pulling back out will be difficult.” – Booklist (starred review)
“Make a pot of coffee, curl up with Unforgettable Journeys and plot your next great escape.” – Bookpage
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