East Africa

order:
4.8
China

Nadine Hudson

Why is it often better for a writer to not put things into perspective?

Brian Dawtrey's "Voyage To Wild Africa"
5
Tanzania

Brian Dawtrey

What’s the difference between telling anecdotes and writing a book?

Andrew McCarthy's "The Longest Way Home"
3.8
Austria

Andrew McCarthy

Is it possible to write a whole a book like a Roxette song, and should anyone read it?

David Livingstone's "Travel Diaries"
6.8
Democratic Republic of the Congo

David Livingstone

Should this collection of diary entries be edited into a more readable book?

Jehan de Mandeville's "The Travels"
5.3
Afghanistan

Jean de Mandeville

Why is it so much fun to read Medieval travel stories that are at least partly untrue?

Abu Abdullah Muhammad Ibn Battuta's "The Travels"
5.3
Afghanistan

Ibn Battuta

Did conservative ethics turn this great adventure story into such a slow read?

Fernão Mendes Pinto's "Pilgrimage"
6.3
Cambodia

Fernão Mendes Pinto

If this is one of the classics of Portuguese literature, why is it such a slow read?