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Inspiring travel books

"stpedrofreak"
 
The Songlines (Picador Books)
The Songlines (Picador Books)
"Inspiring, fascinating exploration of both Aboriginal Australian culture and the universal human impulse to travel."
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
"It's a travel book... sort of. The classic gonzo trip into the rotting soul of moden America."
Touching The Void
Touching The Void
"Gripping, unputdownable story of survival in the Peruvian mountains. If only he could climb as well as he writes..."
Savages
Savages
"Brilliant, poignant account of the author's time with a tribe in the Ecuadorean Amazon. Should be a must for anyone who cares/is interested in the future of tribal cultures."
The Gringo Trail: A Darkly Comic Road-Trip Through South America
The Gringo Trail: A Darkly Comic Road-Trip Through South America
"The best book I've read about backpacking, often funny but with hints of deeper themes and some interesting stuff about S.America"
The Snow Leopard
The Snow Leopard
"Taoist musings in the mountains. I wasn't so impressed when I first read it, but it sort of stays with you."
Are You Experienced?
Are You Experienced?
"Some easy targets but some home truths too about backpacking in India."
Heart of Darkness
Heart of Darkness
"Apocolypse then... an unsettling, hypnotic, darkly beautiful allegorical masterpiece"
The Fruit Palace
The Fruit Palace
"Funny account of the writer (deliberately?) getting into trouble in the Colombian coke business. Evocative descriptions."
In Trouble Again: A Journey Between the Orinoco and the Amazon
In Trouble Again: A Journey Between the Orinoco and the Amazon
"Another S.American tale of the 'what-have-I-got-myself-into' variety. Very funny"
The Good Alternative Travel Guide: Exciting Holidays for Responsible Travellers: Exciting Holidays for Responsible Travelers
The Good Alternative Travel Guide: Exciting Holidays for Responsible Travellers: Exciting Holidays for Responsible Travelers
"A unique guidebook to fair-trade tourism - a must for any sincere 'green' traveller. Seems to be by the same writer as The Gringo Trail which is hard to imagine if you read them both."
The Journey to the East (Peter Owen Modern Classic)
The Journey to the East (Peter Owen Modern Classic)
"Hippy classic by the author of Steppenwolf  - the journey as metaphor."