4-“A Walk in the Woods” by Bill Bryson:
A humorous account of the author’s attempt to hike the Appalachian Trail, detailing the challenges and joys of the journey.
5-“Wild” by Cheryl Strayed:
A memoir about a woman who hikes the Pacific Crest Trail alone in order to overcome personal struggles and find herself.
6-“The Beach” by Alex Garland:
A novel about a group of travelers who discover a hidden beach paradise in Thailand, but soon find themselves caught up in a dangerous and addictive lifestyle.
7-“The Art of Travel” by Alain de Botton:
A philosophical exploration of the nature of travel, examining why we travel and what we hope to gain from it.