Miguel de Unamuno calls trip stories to his travel chronicles. Ordered chronologically, these texts appeared in newspapers such as La Nación, in Argentina, and El Imparcial, in Madrid, as their author undertook the excursions and received the visions that they are spoken of. It is about forty chroni..
Since childhood, Oliver Sacks has been fascinated by ferns: an ancient class of plants able to survive and adapt in many climates. Combining Sacks' enthusiasm for natural history and the richness of humanity with his sharp and observant eye for detail, Oaxaca Journal is a rare treat. / Durante su l..
In the summer of 2008, Toni Pou was selected by the World Federation of Science Journalists, along with fourteen other journalists from the rest of the world, to cover a scientific expedition to the Canadian Arctic aboard the Amundsen, an ice breaker dedicated to the most cutting edge scientific res..
This is the story of a sudden strike, a long courtship, a profound passion: that of a writer for a foreign language. When Jhumpa Lahiri travelled to Florence for the first time after finishing college and hears Italian from its inhabitants, she realized that that she needed to learn it. / Esta es l..
In 1921, G. K. Chesterton set out for a year-long tour of the United States. At every turn, he is reminded of the heritage shared by the two countries. He is also keenly aware of the differences which distinguish the two nations and allow the possibility of genuine friendship between the two nations..
More than just a Japan travel guide, Manabeshima Island Japan paints a colorful and entertaining picture of a particular place and time in Japan. japan is made up of thousands of sacred islands, artificial islands, industrial islands, resort islands, wild islands and exploding islandsbut artist Flor..
In 1907, at the age of 33, Winston Churchill decided to undertake a trip to East Africa during the autumn holidays. The long journey made him use means of transportation as diverse as steam boat, train, car and even a long way by foot. The trip takes him to visit different cities: Mombasa, Nairobi E..
Paris, 1900, the period in which Rubén Darío lived in France. In the voice of the poet, admirer and critic of French culture, all sources resonate. The international space of the fair is, in the pen of the Nicaraguan poet, crossed by evocations of the time as Wilde, D'Annunzio and Huysmans, to name ..