|

Welcome!

Enrich Your Travels with Longitude

We've got the classic, new and hard-to-find books and maps to help you get the most out of your adventures.

SIGN UP FOR

Longitude News

Get our monthly e-mail update

GET A

Catalog

WHAT'S NEW

And the Winner is…

And the Winner is…It’s that time of year again, when the international literary community bestows honors upon its favored authors. This year’s Nobel Prize for Literature went to the French writer Patrick Modiano, “for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation.” Suspended Sentences, Three
Read Full Post >

A FAVORITE SPOT

The Wachau Valley

The Wachau ValleyKindly contributed by Nick Hunt, author of Walking the Woods and the Water. In 1933 Patrick Leigh Fermor walked across Europe, from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. Forty years later he would record the trip in his famous trilogy, beginning with A Time of Gifts. Now readers can return to his route through the travels
Read Full Post >

BOOK OF THE WEEK

Havana Modern

Havana ModernKindly contributed by Longitude founder Darrel Schoeling. Photographer, author, popular lecturer and historian with a particular interest in Caribbean colonial fine and decorative arts, Michael Connors is currently on tour with his eighth book on Cuba, handsomely published by Rizzoli: Havana Modern, Twentieth-Century Architecture and Interiors. The book was inspired by 88-year-old Ricardo Porro, best known as
Read Full Post >

Longitude provides recommended reading for travelers in partnership with the leading tour operators and travel programs for hundreds of destinations worldwide. We've got the classic, new and hard-to-find books and maps to help you get the most out of your adventures.


ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES