“Reissued stories of exemplary excursions are being gobbled up as Britons long for escape while remaining at home”
“Some will go on an “extraordinary walk” from the Hook of Holland to Istanbul. Others will investigate the canyonlands of Utah or the mountains of Iran. In any case, there is one quirk they will all share: none of them will leave the solace of their easy chairs”.
“The UK’s travel limitations have set off a resurgence of interest in exemplary travel writing from alleged easy chair travelers, booksellers and publishers say. Deals of new travel books about remote and epic excursions are solid to the point that distributing houses are digging into their archives to discover exemplary titles they can reissue while the interest is high”.
“A yearning to get away from the UK and travel all throughout the planet by any potential methods – including the creative mind – is driving an adjustment of understanding propensities, as indicated by industry specialists, offering salvation for travel publishers. As deals of guides plunged during the lockdown, interest in true-to-life travel stories and diaries took off”…