The Travelers’ Tales Adventure List

The Travelers’ Tales Guide to the Best Adventure Travel Books

Letter from the Editors:

When we started working together as disc jockeys at Dartmouth College, little did we know we’d still be playing our favorite tunes 25 years later. Only now, they are literary tales of travel. In our own world travels, what stays with us the

This morning, I scaled the walls of Mycenae

I felt a thrill, almost of familiarity, as I approached the hilltop fortress, set on a precipitous ridge between twinned mountains, Profitis Ilias to the north and Sara to the south. Perhaps it’s my childhood fascination with ancient Greece, which took me through an undergraduate degree in Classics rather than anything more practical, but perhaps

Perfect Resonance

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Christina loves ancient theaters – for her, they are the high point of any classical site. So we were really looking forward to our visit to Epidaurus, the largest