Apps for the Adventurous: Dublin Ireland’s “Storymap”

By Jessica Ellen Monk A common frustration experienced by tourists on city-breaks is the feeling of being: “on ‘the wrong […]

Living in Jhumpa Lahiri’s Kolkata

By Sam Tranum Jhumpa Lahiri says many of her stories focus on Boston because it was the first place her […]

Book Review: My Heart is an Idiot by Davy Rothbart

By Wes Newbury My Heart is an Idiot is an aptly-titled compilation of essays recounting Davy Rothbart’s years on the […]

Taking Your Soul for a Stroll

A hundred miles on the Camino de Santiago   Destination Spain – from Leon to Santiago de Compostela Dates October […]

Valentine’s Day “Group Love” Staff Post: Who’s Your Fictional Dream Date?

By Literary Traveler staff and interns Who isn’t really into a great character from literature? Who doesn’t remember falling in love […]

James Joyce and the Golden Gate of Pula

By Sara Whitestone I stood in Portorata Square in Pula, Croatia, the late afternoon sun shining through the Arc of […]

Special Event: “Self-Publishing in 2013 – The Year for Your Novel” with Jennifer Ciotta

Are you an aspiring writer who dreams of being published? Do you have an idea for a novel but just […]

Bruce Chatwin and Dr Ho

By Jonathan Chatwin

The road ran unrelenting in front of me, straighter than it had any right to be in such mountainous country.

Barefoot in Hiroshima

By Thomas Kenning Hiroshima is one of those words so laden with meaning, so heavy with history, that its mere […]

Gemma Hardy vs. Jane Eyre

By Kelsey A. Liebenson-Morse Margot Livesey’s novel, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, is a bold and brave new adaption of […]