Rediscovering Travel by Seth Kugel

Rediscovering Travel

Having captivated millions during his five-year tenure as the New York Times’s “Frugal Traveler,” Seth Kugel has become one of our most internationally beloved travel writers. While his famously unassuming journeys around the globe have forged a signature philosophy of whimsy and practicality, they have also revealed the seemingly infinite booby traps of vacationing on the grid. In a book with widespread cultural reverberations, Kugel takes...


Details Rediscovering Travel

TitleRediscovering Travel
ISBN9780871408501
Author
Release DateNov 13th, 2018
PublisherLiveright
GenreTravel, Nonfiction
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Reviews Rediscovering Travel

  • Devyn
    1970-01-01
    I received this book from Goodreads.Let me just save everyone some time.Rediscovering Travel: A Guide for the Globally Curious is almost all lecture and no fun- at least in the beginning.If you want to read Seth Kugel drone on and on about how his way of travel is better than anyone else's, read the book cover to cover.But if you're just in it for the useful tips, skip to the last few chapters.
  • Lesley
    1970-01-01
    I won a Goodreads giveaway copy of this book - Go me! I tend to just rate and not write reviews, so I'll do my best. I wanted this book because we've been trying to travel more with our kids before they graduate. I'm a planner, and as a family we lean more towards independent and quirky travel rather than group tours and standard American hotel brands. This book not only scratched the travel bug itch, but gave a lot of good advice and covered som...
  • Literary Soirée
    1970-01-01
    “Rediscovering Travel” is an amazing companion for those who want to see the world by Seth Kugel, beloved in his six-year fifty-country tenure as the New York Times’s “Frugal Traveler.”Geared to newbie and veteran globetrotter alike, “Rediscovering Travel” shares Kugel’s own tales of perfectly imperfect adventures, while helping readers seek their own. He is especially adept at helping travelers make the most of new digital techno...
  • Bryan Summers
    1970-01-01
    Right in my wheelhouse. Kugel wrote the frugal traveler column for the New York Times. This is about how to have spontaneous adventures while traveling. I loved it.One of the best times of my life was backpacking around Eastern Turkey and Northern Iraq. I didn't have a hard schedule. I mostly wandered around meeting a lot of people. At one point I was dropped off in Erbil, Iraq, seven miles from my destination. I could see the citidal high above ...