Travel books provide inspiration – and we love being inspired to travel the world! Whether you need a travel guide book for your next trip or if you want to get lost in someone else’s adventure, check our our travel book recommendations:


Travel Guide Books

Whenever we plan travel to a new destination, we first check out guide books from Lonely Planet’s collection. The tips and information provide a base for our exploration. 



If Lonely Planet is not your style, check out these guidebooks:  


Books About Travel

To quote Mason Cooley, “Reading gives us a place to go when we have to stay where we are.” For all the travelers not currently traveling, reading is the remedy! Of course, we suggest you read our blog,, for travel inspiration, but there are a few books we recommend, too.

  • For a little romance and a crazy adventure – Love with a Chance of Drowning by Torre DeRoche
  • For humorous tales of travel abroad – The Sex Lives of Cannibals by J. Maarten Troost
  • For a glimpse at countries around the world – The Travel Book: A Journey through Every Country in the World by Lonely Planet
  • For a written memoir of world travel – The Yellow Envelope: One Gift, Three Rules and a Life-Changing Journey Around the World by Kim Dinan (Not yet published, but available for pre-order)

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