Adventure Books You Need to Read Right Now!


Here is our round up of must-read adventure books! The perfect addition to any coffee table or an inspiring hostess gift. Or picture yourself reclining in one of our villas with a cocktail and one of these fun reads!

Great Escapes Around the World Vol. II

This round-up of the world’s most exceptional hotels and retreats is packed with awe-inspiring photos and tantalizing descriptions of the world’s greatest getaways. While few will visit them all, this collection provides a dizzying array of exotic destinations for the armchair traveler.

100 Interiors Around the World. 2 Vols.

This TASCHEN 25 Edition rounds up some of today’s most exceptional and inspiring interiors on six continents. Making stops in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia, the painstakingly chosen and sumptuously photographed selection of 100 interiors represents a global spectrum of contemporary styles, from rustic minimalism to urbane eclecticism. What unites these dwellings is authenticity, a love of detail, and a zest for individual expression that will never go out of fashion.

Gypset Style

 Gypsetters are artists, designers, and bon vivants who live and work around the globe. The New York Times journalist Julia Chaplin explores the unconventional lives of these high-low cultural nomads.

Conde Nast Traveler Room With a View

A collection of the best hotel room views around the world, with breathtaking vistas ranging from Balinese beaches and Asia’s bustling metropolises to African savannahs teeming with wildlife.

The New York Times, 36 Hours: 150 Weekends in the USA & Canada

The New York Times has been offering up dream weekends with practical itineraries in its popular weekly “36 Hours” column since 2002. The many expert contributors, experienced travelers, and accomplished writers all have brought careful research, insider’s knowledge, and a sense of fun to hundreds of cities and destinations, always with an eye to getting the most out of a short trip. Want to read what Sam Sifton suggests in his beloved borough of Brooklyn, or David Carr advises in Minneapolis, Mark Bittman in Death Valley, or Ariel Kaminer in Lower Manhattan? Here is where to do it, with full-color photographs to entice you and handy maps to guide you.

 Escape Hotel Stories: Retreat and Refuge in Nature

Take a journey to some of the world’s most stunning hotels, and follow in the footsteps of influential writers and inspirational artists who took refuge in the serenity and natural beauty of these landscapes. Escape Hotel Stories presents a global spectrum of sanctuaries from the hustle and bustle of modern life, celebrating a love of travel and nature, and advocating environmental protection.