Jetsetting Gifts for Globetrotters

Jetsetting Gifts for Globetrotters

Mr Gandy’s Grand Tour

Timothy Gandy has kept his lifetime’s ambition secret for forty years. Now, suddenly released from the hen-pecked tedium of his ordinary existence, he is unexpectedly free to realize his dreams. He will embark on a Grand Tour of Europe, following in the footsteps of the aristocrats of the eighteenth century.

WHSmith Adventure Begins Scrapbook Album

Fill this stylish wiro bound scrapbook with your exotic travelling adventures! Includes 50 black leaves complete with four pockets so that you can keep all of your holiday cuttings and clippings safe and secure.

Cartes Postales from Greece

Week after week, the postcards arrive, addressed to a name Ellie does not know, with no return address, each signed with an initial: A. With their bright skies, blue seas and alluring images of Greece, these cartes postales brighten her life.

Wendy Gold Maps of the Imagination Keepsake Box

From artist Wendy Gold comes this gorgeous keepsake box, containing 16 any-occasion note cards with corresponding envelopes. Wendy uses the world as her canvas by collaging recycled materials over vintage maps. 

Depart

 Curated by The Sizoo Brothers, Depart unveils the whereabouts of some of the best locations, making this an inspirational photography book and a practical guide for travel enthusiasts.

Fear: Our Ultimate Challenge

The world’s greatest explorer delves into his own experiences and those of others to try and explain what fear is, and how we feel it. With an enthralling combination of story-telling, research and personal accounts of his own struggles to overcome fear, Sir Ranulph Fiennes sheds new light on one of humanity’s strongest emotions.

Wild Beautiful Places: 50 Picture-Perfect Travel Destinations Around the Globe

Highlighting 50 of Earth’s most pristine, scenic world-class photographers. Coupled with accessible, engaging descriptions and practical travel info, the book covers everything from otherworldly, secluded valleys to far-flung, soaring mountain ranges.

The Lonely Planet Travel Anthology: True Stories from the World’s Best Writers

A collection of great travel writing by authors from around the globe, including original stories set in Scotland, Thailand, Malaysia, Moldova, Tanzania, Austria and beyond, edited by long-term Lonely Planet collaborator Don George.

Dare to Do: How I Looped the Planet by Bike and Boat

Dare to Do is more than an adventure story. It is a story of the kindness of strangers and the spirit of travel; a story of the raw power of nature, of finding love in unexpected places, and of discovering your inner strength. 

WHSmith Ocean Blue Bronze Pass Case

Travel in style with this bronze coloured pass case which features the debossed word ‘Journey’ on the padded front cover. This fashionable leather effect pass case from the Ocean Blue collection includes 2 clear pockets to keep your travel cards, tickets or bank cards safe and secure.

Lonely Planet’s Where to Go When

Where To Go When, the ultimate trip planner for every month of the year, is a beautifully illustrated book that is both practical and inspiring. For every month of the year it presents 30 recommendations of destinations that are at their best during each month.

Tales from Nowhere

These richly varied stories all celebrate and illuminate one simple truth: if we embark on each adventure with an open heart and an open mind, travel will take us places we never planned to go, and enrich and enlighten us in ways we never otherwise would have known.

@Nat Geo the Most Popular Instagram Photos

Completely one-of-a-kind, @NatGeo is a winning combination of expertly curated and favourite National Geographic photographs from the company’s iconic Instagram account. 

Travels with Henry James

Brimming with charm, wit, and biting criticism, this new collection of travel essays reintroduces Henry James as a formidable travel companion. Whether for a trip to Lake George or an afternoon visit to Paris, James will delight readers with his insights and make them feel nostalgic for places they’ve never been.

WHSmith Travel Zip Wallets

Keep all of your travel information safe with this pack of 2 Travel Zip Wallets. These clear wallets with a decorative white polka dot pattern are slightly rounded at one side. A stylish and secure way to store your travel documents.

Into the Wild

Jon Krakauer explores the obsession which leads some people to explore the outer limits of self, leave civilization behind and seek enlightenment through solitude and contact with nature.

Billy Connolly’s Tracks Across America

Billy’s latest adventure takes him on an epic trip through the backyard of America, tracing the routes taken by the first European settlers westwards from Chicago to California, then back down south and eastwards through Arizona, Texas, Alabama and finally New York, over 6,000 miles and 26 states later.

Humans of London

A magical collection of photographs and stories from the iconic streets of London. Capturing the inspiring, the moving, the surreal and the everyday, Cathy Teesdale has made it her mission to celebrate the extraordinary diversity of life found in London. 

Interstate: Hitch Hiking Through the State of a Nation

It tells a tale of Steinbeck and Kerouac, set against the indifference of the vast US landscape and the frustrated energy of American culture and politics at the start of a new century.

The Un-Discovered Islands: An Archipelago

Gathered in the book are two dozen islands once believed to be real but no longer on the map. These are the products of imagination, deception and simple human error.

More Moaning: The Enlightened One Returns

In his search for the answers to life’s big questions, Karl has therapy in Tokyo to try and reduce the size of his head, tries his hand at painting with his own vomit in New York, and travels to Berlin to have his future predicted by a blind man, via his bum cheeks.

Great Britain in Colour

Discover a Great Britain unlike any you’ve ever seen before! Acclaimed illustrator, graphic designer and print-maker, Paul Farrell takes us on a journey through Great Britain that will change the way we think about it forever.

Colder: The illustrated story of Britain’s greatest polar explorer

Sir Ranulph Fiennes is arguably the UK’s greatest polar explorer and adventurer, whose never-say-die approach to life has enabled him to endure conditions most of us could never handle. 

501 Must Visit Destinations

From Sydney Harbour and the Taj Mahal to the Matobo National Park and the Bay of Fundy in Canada, this superb book is essential for anyone who wants to experience new landscapes and cultures.

The Good Pub Guide 2017

Discover the top pubs in each country for beer, food and accommodation, and find out the winners of the coveted titles of Pub of the Year and Landlord of the Year. Packed with hidden gems, The Good Pub Guide provides a wealth of honest, entertaining, up-to-date and indispensable information.

Great City Maps

Richly detailed ancient and modern maps of important cities take you on a journey across the globe in stunning detail, from Athens to Alexandria and Cape Town to Cairo, with close up views of each city’s most intriguing features.

Travel with Dogs

The handy pocket-sized book starts with giving the reasons why readers will enjoy taking their dog on their travels and how to decide what your dog is capable of. The golden rules of dog travel are listed.

Epic Bike Rides of the World

Discover 200 of the best places to ride a bike in this beautifully illustrated hardback. From family-friendly, sightseeing urban rides to epic adventures off the beaten track.

WHSmith Photographic Travel A5 Journal

This sophisticated A5 travel journal is the perfect place for any globetrotter to fill in to document their travelling adventures and breathtaking experiences! 

New York: A century of Aerial Photography

The city that never sleeps also never stops changing, which is why this phenomenal collection of historic maps and aerial photos is a fascinating way to explore New York’s evolution.

How to Talk About Places You’ve Never Been

Practical, funny, and thought-provoking, How to Talk About Places You’ve Never Been will delight and inform armchair globetrotters and jet-setters, all while never having to leave the comfort of the living room.

At Swim – A Book about the Sea

Popular for centuries, sea swimming has had a recent surge in interest with a growing community taking the plunge. Brendan Mac Evilly and Michael O’Reilly, enthusiastic members of this bathing fraternity, chart their adventures in forty-three of Ireland’s most popular places to swim. 

The English Village History and Traditions

The English Village champions all that is unique and loved about a typical village – the pub, the green, the school, the church, the pond, the local shop and more – as well as exploring how the village has changed over the centuries, and how it has adjusted to modern-day life. 

The 50 Greatest Road Trips

If you’ve ever dreamed of completing an epic car journey, The 50 Greatest Road Trips is for you. Packed full of the most exotic, exciting and iconic road trips across the Americas, Asia, Europe and Africa, it showcases the ultimate in car adventures. 

Pint to Pint: A crawl arount britains best pubs

Trusted Telegraph reviewers have made their selection for you, based on highly personal but well-informed criteria, resulting in a nationwide pub crawl like no other. This is the perfect book for anyone who considers a good pub to be a British birthright.

The Road to Little Dribbling

Following (but not too closely) a route he dubs the Bryson Line, from Bognor Regis to Cape Wrath, by way of places that many people never get to at all, Bryson sets out to rediscover the wondrously beautiful, magnificently eccentric, endearingly unique country that he thought he knew but doesn’t altogether recognize any more. 

On The Road with kids

As they roll through 30 countries on an unpredictable, challenging and hilarious journey, John and his family find themselves mugged by monkeys, charmed by snake handlers and inspired by their fellow wanderers to create a life less ordinary. It’s a life-changing trip. Take it!

Walking Away

In Walking Away Simon Armitage swaps the moorland uplands of the north for the coastal fringes of Britain’s south west, once again giving readings every night, but this time through Somerset, Devon and Cornwall, taking poetry into distant communities and tourist hot-spots, busking his way from start to finish.

Durable Desk Mat with World Map

The world map is encapsulated under a welded transparent cover with a non slip base and contoured edges.

Extreme Colouring-Wonderful World

Inviting you to relax and unwind, as well as encouraging and inspiring you to discover your inner artist, this extreme book of high-quality art projects is like no other creativity book on the market.

Search by Person

Search by Books Genre

Search by Interest