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Free Stuff: The Travel Book

Hey all, this giveaway is for one lucky winner (picked by my daughter) and ends on 10/1/10. The winner will receive a beautiful new addition The Travel Book from Lonely Planet. I personally bought and own the first version of this book. Simply put, it is a visually stunning book that covers every significant destination in the world. Actually, I am a little jealous. Remember to leave a comment and sign up for our newsletter to enter.

Remember, the winner must have a U.S. address. If you already receive my newsletter, just leave a comment if you want to enter this month’s giveaway. If not, please fill out the innocuous Travel Write Live newsletter form at the bottom of the page, leave a relevant comment somewhere on the site and read on from the words of the publisher.

The first edition of this photographic journey sold more than half a million copies across the globe. The new edition of The Travel Book contains 100% new content, including 850 stunning images and completely updated text.

Most travel journeys take in just a country or two, but the journey of The Travel Book features every single country on earth. And each one, no matter how large or small, is presented in a double-page spread — from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, from the postage-stamp-sized Vatican City to the epic expanse of the Russian Federation.

Highlighted by some of the finest photography in the world, The Travel Book offers a glimpse of each country’s perks and quirks, when to go, what to see, how to eat it up and drink it in, and ways to immerse yourself in the life and the land. What results is a grand snapshot of our diverse and kaleidoscopic world rather than an encyclopedic reference. It’s a book that unashamedly views the planet through the prism of the traveler, focusing on places for their beauty, charm or singularity, even if this does sometimes conflict with defined political or geographical borders.











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25 Comments

  1. I would love to get in on this giveaway, but I already subscribe to your newsletter. If I can still enter, please throw my name in!
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  2. Since I never go anywhere this would be a dream book for me. I subscribe.

  3. Hey Devin,

    Since I booked you for a great speaking gig, does that count extra? ;-))

    Since I’ve only been to 44 countries in reality, this book would enhance my virtual explorations.

    Scott

    • Hey Scott,

      While I can’t help you. I can guarantee the Travel Book is freaking great. I was just looking at it today. It is an incredibly beautiful book. Even better than the first version.
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  4. subscribed

  5. I would so love to win!! I hope to travel the world and this book would be the perfect guide.

  6. this would be nice to read mverno@roadrunner.com

  7. looks awesome!

  8. As a homeschooling mom, I would like to incorporate travel into my children’s lives. I think this book would not only be a good resource for learning about places around the world, but would be helpful in finding places to travel that I may not have thought of before. Thanks for the opportunity to win this.

  9. I just found out about this website – what a nice welcome gift this would be! I need some colorful inspiration like this in my life.

  10. Looks very cool.

  11. I signed up for the newsletter. I’d love to win this book. Thanks!

  12. Hi, I just signed up for your newsletter. I think my husband would love this.

  13. I subscribed and want to win this for my dear friend alabama

  14. I’d love this book for some new travel inspiration!

  15. LP SE Asia was my first travel book and it was really beat up by the end of my trip and I passed it along to a fellow traveler as I departed Indonesia

    • Oh, I signed up for your newsletter twice , oooops

  16. I just signed up for your newsletter!

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  17. Beautiful book! I look forward to getting my hands on it!

  18. Thanks for the giveaway…would love a copy of The Travel Book from Lonely Planet !

    …subscribed !

  19. I am a subscriber. This looks amazing, thanks for the chance at it!

  20. I subscribed 🙂 That looks like a fantastic book!

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