Here are some books that might inspire you to travel (or at least scratch the itch until you can).

hello from hobbiton

4:00pm Saturday, 01 Jul.

There’s always something deeper underground. (Hint: hobbits!)

pioneertown

4:00pm Sunday, 02 Apr.

This Wild West movie set has become a real town in Southern California.

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3:00pm Friday, 11 Nov.

Subscribe to frankie and you just might win a 15-day adventure in India for you and a pal, courtesy of the generous bunch at G Adventures. Oh, boy!

A couple of rather rad designers show us their Eastern European hometown.

japan’s fruit-shaped bus stops

3:00pm Sunday, 11 Sep.

In 1990, the folks of Konagai, Japan had a simple but supremely clever idea: to build bus stops that look like giant pieces of fruit.

the roadless village

3:00pm Sunday, 09 Sep.

Where we're going, we don't need roads.

gypsy bowtop caravans

3:00pm Monday, 18 Apr.

Stop what you’re doing! Drop that half-chewed biscuit! It’s time to book a flight to Bristol.

some very adventurous patches

3:00pm Friday, 18 Mar.

Far more affordable than a plane ticket into the wilderness, these patches will placate your itchy feet for a short time, at least.

mochi's embroidered clothing

9:00am Friday, 01 Apr.

We highly suggest ogling Mochi’s range of beautifully embroidered garments.

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