Where do you start? Iconic buildings, awesome canyons, weird monuments, vast animal migrations, spooky dungeons and romantic vistas are just some of the man-made marvels and natural wonders in 1000 Ultimate Sights. Make your own list, hit the road, and start exploring the world’s most breathtaking sights. (Syndetics)
"A lyrical homage to India's holiest, moodiest, foulest river. . . Trojanow is the perfect mix of insider and outsider. . . . This is a treasure of a book, a must-have for anyone spending time on the Ganges and wanting to get to know her better."—Financial Times
"Funny, shocking, and always interesting."—The Spectator
Along the Ganges was voted one of the greatest travel books of all time byCondé Nast Traveler by a jury including Gore Vidal and Paul Theroux.
Grant takes readers on an unforgettable journey from Zanzibar into the heart of Africa, traveling with present-day explorers, hunters, degenerates, gangsters, and local reporters, while documenting life, landscape, and the history of white exploration in East Africa. (Syndetics)