India

order:
6.5
China

Richard Halliburton

Does it make sense to refer to this author as the godfather of travel writing?

4.8
China

Nadine Hudson

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

Fabian Sixtus Körner - "Journeyman"
4
Australia

Fabian Sixtus Körner

Do nice photos, a lot of visited countries, and slick design make for a good travel book?

Serge Roetheli's - "The 25,000 Mile Love Story"
4.8
Argentinia

Serge Roetheli

How can a book about a man running around the whole world be so boring?

Xiao Peng's "Ten Years Of Backpacking"
4
Austria

Xiaopeng

If this book isn’t badly written, then why is it still bad?

Helge Timmerberg's "Shiva Moon"
5.8
India

Helge Timmerberg

Is it a good thing or a bad thing when a writer starts to write about writing?

Vikram Seth's "From Heaven Lake"
8
China

Vikram Seth

Is this just an epic journey through China, or does this writer also have mad skills?

Heinz Helfgen's "I'm Cycling Around The World"
5.5
Albania

Heinz Helfgen

What were German readers looking for in a travel book after World War II?

Odorico da Pordenone's "The Travel"
6
Armenia

Odoric of Pordenone

Was this a 14th-century fact finding mission or just another medieval mystery tale?

Sun Shuyun's "Ten Thousand Miles Without A Cloud"
6.5
China

Sun Shuyun

Is this book more about contemplation or more about adventure?

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?

Ji Xianlin's "Wandering Around The World"
7.3
China

Ji Xianlin

Are these travel memoirs worth reading, or has censorship ruined them?

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?