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Montana Breathing Room

Steve Chapple | Posted 02.29.2016 | Travel
Steve Chapple

CAPTION Montana's mountains and fall foliage create a dramatic backdrop for a lone fisherman in a creek in Paradise Valley, north of Yellowstone Park....

A Literary Tour Of Small-Town America

Fodor's | Posted 06.01.2015 | Travel

The mark of a good book is often the author's ability to transport readers into his or her world. Fiction and non-fiction alike can instantly take rea...

A Literary Tour Of Paris

Rachel Thompson | Posted 09.24.2014 | Books
Rachel Thompson

Paris is, and always has been, a moveable feast for writers. For centuries, impecunious and erstwhile unknown writers have flocked to the City of Lights to cut their teeth and soak up the city's intoxicating and never-ending sources of inspiration.

Beachfront Libraries Are Pretty Much The Best Idea Ever

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel

What's a beach day without a good book? Beachfront libraries are an ingenious addition to shorelines around the world. Forget your book? Go grab a...

'The Cricket in Times Square': A Manhattan Children's Book Tour

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.07.2014 | Books
Peter Mandel

Maybe it's because the authors lived here, but dozens of classic books for kids are set in the center of New York. Crickets in their pages hang out, not in cornfields, but in Midtown. Mice don't run down country lanes: They sail boats in Central Park.

The World's Best Spots To Read A Book

Posted 02.21.2014 | Travel

Between museum visits and sightseeing, traveling can be a tiring sport. What better way to take a break than settle down somewhere beautiful and histo...

In the Footsteps of Robinson Crusoe: The Facts Behind the Fiction on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Some 415 miles off the coast of Chile, accessible in 2½ hours by small plane, or in 2½ days by monthly supply ship, lies the island generally recognized as the source of Daniel Defoe's famous novel, even if he transposed it to the Caribbean and mightily changed its topography.

Ireland's 10 Best Attractions

Budget Travel | Posted 09.21.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Whether you're headed to the Emerald Isle any time soon or simply window-shopping, we've rounded up 10 of the best attractions Ireland has to offer, from natural wonders on the Atlantic coast to Dublin's literary highlights.

PHOTOS: Visiting Famous Authors' Homes

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.08.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Authors' homes are their castles, offices and -- more often than not -- places of pilgrimage for their fans.