Over twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his home. The hilarious book he wrote about that journey, Notes from a Small... read more
The ever-increasing passion for recreational walking is given fresh impetus with the creation of each new national park and wilderness area, the construction of every new walkway, and the clearing of another fre... read more
Having written three bestselling books about Paris, journalist, author and photographer Janelle McCulloch thought she knew most of the best places in which to stay, wander and explore. But the more ... read more
Famous for their ultra short, sharp and snappy reviews and highly personal and selective entries: no padding, no maps, no daft pictures and graphics, just carefully selected quickfire speed reads from resident editors and contri... read more
'We were all propagandists; the only differences were our goals.' Looking for respite from her crumbling marriage and determined to stop a coal seam gas mine near her Sydney home, filmmaker Anna Broinowski finds wisdom and i... read more
Famous for their ultra short, sharp and snappy reviews and highly personal and selective entries: no padding, no maps, no daft pictures and graphics, just carefully selected quickfire speed reads from resident editors and contributors who really know their stuff. Comes with online city updates.
Dubai, that ritzy, glitzy, glittering manmade oasis wedged between the desert and the deep blue sea is proof tha if you built, they'll come. With its oil reserves set to exhaust in only 20 years, Dubai is repositioning itself at an... read more
'LUXE City Guides' are made up of sharp, pithy reviews that tell it like it is. There are recommendations and information on hotels, bars, restaurants, clubs, spas, architecture, galleries and museums, as well as shopping itineraries.
Welcome to LUXE's home town, Hong Kong! This mile-a-minute metropolis still reigns supreme as Asia's predominant shopping, dining and style destination, where excess, success and 24 hr party times are always on the menu. Wha... read more
This must-have guide series to India is packed with savvy insider knowledge. The best experiences in India are hidden in the narrow lanes of the old city where the five-star chef eats on his day off. They are in the home studios of de... read more
What spells 'perfect family holiday' to you and yours? If you love fabulous hotel and villa digs, tasty local and well-executed international foods, truckloads of kid-friendly activities, from sandy seashores to rolling hills ... read more
The definitive travel guides that make you feel like a local wherever you go. Monoclemagazine covers the world with its network of bureaus (New York, Toronto, Zurich, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Tokyo, Singapore), its more than 30 dedicate... read more
|Author:||Patrick Leigh Fermor|
In 1933, at the age of 18, Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on an extraordinary journey by foot - from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. A Time of Gifts is the first volume in ... read more
'It must mean something, a dream that can propel you to the other side of the world. Couldn't it be the heart wanting something it needs, this longing for elsewhere? After all, we are all strangers wandering around this planet, appare... read more
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Whether for a few hours or a few days, Luxe will list all the most discerning traveller will need to know. Features invaluable half-day shopping and activity itineraries, secret places to relax in, the very latest stunning plac... read more
Saturated in history and sitting pretty on the glittering Bosphorus, Luxe editors have schlepped, slept, sipped, supped and shopped all over so visitors can sit back like a Sultan and enjoy this Turkish delight. Whether they ... read more
Over 20 style-conscious resident contributors and the local city editor compile original and fresh content that includes sharp, pithy reviews, updated more often than any other guidebook on the market, without the useless pa... read more
The best of Cambodia and Laos in one glam little pocket/purse-sized companion, complete with regular online updates. Gives the inside running on: two magnificent World Heritage-listed sites; how to enjoy Angkor Wat while ... read more
This exclusive travel guide guides the visitor through the most incredible activities to be found in Shanghai: savour the food of world-class chefs in Asia's most romantic two-seater salon; eat at the best holes-in-the-walls... read more