From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1995 Reed Business Information, Inc.
Read for 2nd time. The perfect accompaniment for my Mediterranean trip.Published 23 days ago by Allene Hansen
It has been more years than I can remember since I last read an analog book â€“ an actual physical book that I held in my hands, turning pages and highlighting pithy passages in... Read morePublished 2 months ago by MBJ
As others have said, the book has a patronising and sneering tone, and is wildly inaccurate about some of the places that I know best. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Ben
Another impossible adventure for the king of travel writers. No one does it like Theroux. He sets a goal, circling the Mediterranean from Gibraltar by land and sea, and ends up in... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Sandy Munro
I enjoyed the book, although I was somewhat disappointed by how different the last part of the journey was compared to the initial part. Read morePublished 9 months ago by R.L.D.
I like Paul Theroux and this book is typically him. He spends a year and a half looking for misery and finds it everywhere he looked except for a few places that were tolerable. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Anthony Bowen
Reading this travelogue almost twenty years after it was written in 1995, I still found it not only very enjoyable but also quite educational. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Raghu Nathan
Ordered this for a friend. Her son wanted to read her copy but she liked it so well that she asked me to order one to give him. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Dorothy P, Bills