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Award for Best Travel Writing

THE AWARD FOR BEST TRAVEL BOOK was first presented in 2001. The winners are:


2005 Award Winner
Breaking the Limit:
One Woman’s Motorcycle Journey Through North America

by Karen Larsen
     (Bulgaria 1996–98)

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Chasing the Sea
2004 Award Winner
Chasing the Sea:
Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia

by Tom Bissell
     (Uzbekistan 1996)

(Buy this book)

2003 Award Winner
At Sea in the City:
New York from the Water’s Edge

by William Kornblum
     (Ivory Coast 1963–65)
(Buy this book)

2002 Award Winner
Lonely Planet Bangkok
by Joe Cummings
     (Thailand 1977–78)
(Buy this book)
Facing the Congo
2001 Award Winner
Facing The Congo
by Jeffrey Tayler
     (Morocco 1988–90)
(Buy this book)
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