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Notes on books and travel.

Big Sur, Poor Things, Barrister Wigs, Daily Art, Modern Gothic & More: Endnotes 08 March
Big Sur, Poor Things, Barrister Wigs, Daily Art, Modern Gothic & More: Endnotes 08 March
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got a literary guide to the Oscars, vintage signs from Madrid, 12 animal-shaped buildings, a musical Wuthering Heights, and more.
5 Great Books Set in Sri Lanka That We Love
5 Great Books Set in Sri Lanka That We Love
And now, a brief list of reasons to visit Sri Lanka: elephants, idyllic beaches, crispy fried fritters and spicy curries, mountaintop monasteries, iconic train rides through the jungle, whale watching, and Ceylon tea.
Italian Foxes, Poison Pen Letters, Author Fighters, Poem Joy & More: Endnotes 01 March
Italian Foxes, Poison Pen Letters, Author Fighters, Poem Joy & More: Endnotes 01 March
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got the first detectives, a historic hotel on the French Riviera, trying to learn Czech, cozy fiction, Palestinian food, and more.
Positano, Bookstore Chairs, Ahab's Peg Leg, Chicago's Ramen Lord & More: Endnotes 23 February
Positano, Bookstore Chairs, Ahab's Peg Leg, Chicago's Ramen Lord & More: Endnotes 23 February
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got books at the edge of the world, artistic hummus, a deep dive into a Manet painting, the return of edgy EC Comics, and more.
5 Great Books Set in New Orleans That We Love
5 Great Books Set in New Orleans That We Love
Take a virtual trip to New Orleans with a voodoo zombie fantasy, an over-the-top cookbook, an exploration of Katrina's impact on nine lives, a historical murder mystery, and a gorgeous family saga woven with sci-fi.
Llandwyn Island, Darwin's Library, Sriracha Wars, Literary Fashion & More: Endnotes 16 February
Llandwyn Island, Darwin's Library, Sriracha Wars, Literary Fashion & More: Endnotes 16 February
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got Rosa Parks' peanut butter pancakes, glass igloos in Greenland, temples carved out of rock, bejeweled book covers, and more.
Pula, Hugo Awards, UNESCO Cities of Lit, Barbie History, Luxe Hotels & More: Endnotes 09 February
Pula, Hugo Awards, UNESCO Cities of Lit, Barbie History, Luxe Hotels & More: Endnotes 09 February
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got a sneak peek at TV's A Gentleman in Moscow, aphrodisiacs from around the world, colorful cities, a tricksy word quiz, and more.
Ice Cream, Booker Winners, US Accents, Hiking Slovenia, Diary Ideas & More: Endnotes 02 February
Ice Cream, Booker Winners, US Accents, Hiking Slovenia, Diary Ideas & More: Endnotes 02 February
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got biopics about real-life writers, 17th-century ballads, Julia Child in Paris, visiting Whitby, sand crime rings (!), and more.
Tower Ravens, Acknowledgements Pages, Forest Sounds, Oxford Comma & More: Endnotes 26 January
Tower Ravens, Acknowledgements Pages, Forest Sounds, Oxford Comma & More: Endnotes 26 January
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got 18 author homes to visit, the golden age of air travel, great book club questions, tea with salt, the new Ripley, and more.
Botanical Garden, Library-Themed Bars, Curse Words, Castle Hotels & More: Endnotes 19 January
Botanical Garden, Library-Themed Bars, Curse Words, Castle Hotels & More: Endnotes 19 January
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got wintry reads from the Booker Library, new literary screen adaptations, journaling prompts, fairy-tale destinations, and more.
Broadway Tower, Nested Stories, Neil Gaiman, Breads of the World & More: Endnotes 12 January
Broadway Tower, Nested Stories, Neil Gaiman, Breads of the World & More: Endnotes 12 January
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got Japanese book bags, 11 elevated nature walks, the bear that became a corporal, a poem read by Helena Bonham Carter, and more.
Chefchaouen, George Smiley, Europe Hikes, Bookish Hotels & More: Endnotes 05 January
Chefchaouen, George Smiley, Europe Hikes, Bookish Hotels & More: Endnotes 05 January
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got 230 books to read in 2024, a new David Copperfield audiobook, 11 beautiful thatched roof villages, the Vasa Museum, and more.
Castles, Victorian Xmas, Ice Skating Trails, Holiday Romances & More: Endnotes 22 December
Castles, Victorian Xmas, Ice Skating Trails, Holiday Romances & More: Endnotes 22 December
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got fashion in Jane Austen's novels, a Swedish mitten museum, mid-century Christmas photos, traditional French cuisine, and more.
Hotel de Glace, Festive Reads, Ricky Jay, Jolabokaflod, Senegal & More: Endnotes 15 December
Hotel de Glace, Festive Reads, Ricky Jay, Jolabokaflod, Senegal & More: Endnotes 15 December
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got Tilda Swinton as libraries, 53 beautiful streets around the world, basque cheesecake, drawing like Ed Emberley, and more.
Christmas Markets, Antique Maps, Ripley Remake, Axolotls & More: Endnotes 08 December
Christmas Markets, Antique Maps, Ripley Remake, Axolotls & More: Endnotes 08 December
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got a train ride in the French Pyrenees, beautiful snowy retreats, a Wolf Hall Weekend, the best of author Iris Murdoch, and more.
Hot Chocolate, Immersive Reading, Saltburn, Vatican Secret Archive & More: Endnotes 01 December
Hot Chocolate, Immersive Reading, Saltburn, Vatican Secret Archive & More: Endnotes 01 December
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got a new Christie adaptation, a Three Pines podcast, a Wolf Hall read-along, the 26 most beautiful places in France, and more.
Sydney's RRR, Bookish Museums, Fall Cookbooks, Levar Burton & More: Endnotes 17 November
Sydney's RRR, Bookish Museums, Fall Cookbooks, Levar Burton & More: Endnotes 17 November
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got the draw of a manor house, a graphic novel about the first woman on the moon, TV filming locations, secret passages, and more.
Switzerland, Musical Austen, Futuristic Libraries, Tbilisi Murals & More: Endnotes 10 November
Switzerland, Musical Austen, Futuristic Libraries, Tbilisi Murals & More: Endnotes 10 November
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got how to fall down a rabbit hole, David Tennant's Macbeth, magical winter getaways, the story of a haunted bookshop, and more.
Netherlands, Watership Down, Lonely Trees, The Recipe Project & More: Endnotes 11 November
Netherlands, Watership Down, Lonely Trees, The Recipe Project & More: Endnotes 11 November
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got an ode to meta-narrators, book discovery site Shepherd.com, Gladstone's Library in Wales, (hot) librarian fashion, and more.
Transylvania, Reading+Empathy, Haunted House Novels, World Cuisine & More: Endnotes 27 October
Transylvania, Reading+Empathy, Haunted House Novels, World Cuisine & More: Endnotes 27 October
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got Emily Dickinson's fave things, a spooky choose-your-own-adventure story, the best of Shirley Jackson, Paddington Bear, and more.
Bayeux, Spooky Appalachia, Final Girls, Madame Tussaud & More: Endnotes 20 October
Bayeux, Spooky Appalachia, Final Girls, Madame Tussaud & More: Endnotes 20 October
Every Friday, we share our favorite book- and travel-related links. This week, we've got a chat with Jason Reynolds, canals you need to know, a spooky train ride, stuff allowed by TSA, new indie press books, and more.
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