Travel Books - Romance: The best romantic love novels ever!
You are into travel books with stories of love, lust and passion? Then you are just right here. We have listed more than 20 of the most beautiful and romantic novels for you. Especially for backpackers, globetrotters, frequent travellers and everybody who loves travelling as much as we do.
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“A courageous young woman in search of her lost home, identity and her great love1939: Barcelona belongs in the hands of the enemy. The young Mercedes is on the run from the Spanish resistance by her family and ends up in an internment camp in France. There they get to know the charismatic Agustí. He gives her consolation and hope for a better future; Their love is supposed to last forever, but after much too lost time they lose sight of each other under tragic circumstances. Only years later Mercedes can be seen in Spain, finds a home again and even a new love. Until one day Agustí, believed dead, stands in front of her – and awakens the ghosts of memory. A fight between heart and conscience begins, because the last two belong to a great debt.“
"Have you been thinking about leaving everything behind and just go? Doing whatever you want to? Perhaps now is the right moment to do so. After a broken marriage, Elisabeth packs her bags and leaves New York to take a year of a break. She has high times and low times in Italy, India and Bali. In the end, she comes to the conclusion that the search for your true self can take place anywhere in the world, the only thing you have to do is to open up for it."
"The good Christian woman Julie is married for 10 years to a man she deeply loves. But his alcoholism destroys their marriage. She then decides to go on a journey in exotic South East Asia. There she does things she shouldn't do being accompanied solely by her backpack and a broken heart. Dancing at the Full Moon Party, crashing a scooter, eating "happy" food, kissing various men, breaking into monuments or couchsurfing through India. Then she takes part in a ten day silent meditation... True story!"
"Who would say No to a house in the Italian Tuscany? To living with the beauty of the Italian life style? Together with her partner Frances, Mayes moves to Tuscany where they buy an old house. After a lot of work on the house and adapting the Tuscan life style their dream comes true. A wonderful book about the Italian life, the Tuscan kitchen and hospitality."
"When Leah Jones was fourteen years old she made a decision: Living in a trailer park next to an airport, she could complain about the smell, could drink herself to death or she could learn how to fly. So she decides to learn how to fly and it seems that she is good at it..."
"A little masterpiece for all of those who like good literature. Kathy grew up without her parents in an English residential school. She writes about her childhood and her youth. But this is more than the usual coming-of-age story. There is a huge secret in the residential school. This book really gets you thinking."
"On her journey through Africa a woman from Switzerland falls in love with a Massai. Back in Switzerland she realizes that she can not live without him and therefore she sells everything she owns to go back to her love. In Africa she realizes that the role of a woman there is completely different. A life she would have never been able to imagine starts. Great story!"
"Two sisters who could not be more different. Katie has a disciplined middle-class life while Mia has learned how to live her life to the fullest. But they do love and appreciate each other. Until Katie comes to know that Mia has died. All that remains is her diary. Katie packs her bag and follows the stories of Mia's diary. She travels to places her sister had visited before. There she finds out things she would have never thought to be possible..."
Travel Diary, Secret, Drama, Bali, Love, Journey, Sense of Life, Backpacking
"India is loud, full and on top of that dirty. After she left India the first time she was sure that she would never come back again. But sometimes things come differently. Her friend gets a job offer in New Delhi. She decides to go with him. A story of a person who had to hate India first before she could learn to love it..."
Self-Discovery, Love, India, Nightmare, Illness, Happiness, Backpacking
"An emotional and extraordinary story about the life of an Indian waiter. He wins the maximum amount in "Who wants to be a millionaire?". The organizer charges him for cheating. At the police he can argue every question he is asked with a true story of his life. These stories are truly breathtaking. A book about the beauty and the sad of India. A nice but also tragic story..."
"Maik is just a normal guy. He has a drinking mother and a father that fucks other women. Not a big problem for Maik. He is not even wondering when his parents leave him alone for the whole summer. While being alone he meets a guy called "Tschick". From now on, his life changes. A hot summer, a stolen car and a big adventure. The summer of his life..."
"A book about a never forgotten love, incest and a plane crash. Walter Faber is a 50-year-old engineer who doesn't care much about his emotions and even less about the feelings of his fellow human beings. One day he survives a plane crash. The only other survivor turns out to be a former friend of him. By accident he finds out that the brother of his older friend has married the love of his life. So a number of lucky sequences in his life want that he gets another chance for his love. Such is life..."
"Nombeko was born in one of the biggest slums in Africa. As many others who live there, she never learned how to read and write. But she is able to calculate like nobody else around her. By many coincidences she gets far away from home and suddenly she has to deal with the high and mighty of the world. She becomes involved in the production of nuclear weapons and in important negotiations. No one would have thought that Nombeko would ever do something like that. When she meets the love of her life, they start to destabilize the world together."
Black Humor, Mathematic Genius, Slum, Love, Travel, Life
"A love story that goes beyond your imagination. Henry has got a disease. Involuntarily, he makes time travels. Into the future as well as into the past. During a time travel he falls in love with Clare. An extraordinary relationship starts..."
"Bria is an 18-year-old traveler. She tries to achieve independence and searches for self-discovery. Bria decides to go on a tour through Central America with a group, which turns out to be not the best decision. She is a good girl trying to be bad. During the tour she meets Rowan, a backpacker and dive instructor. He is a bad boy trying to be good. While traveling trough some Mayan villages with Rowan she tries to run away from her past until she realizes that she needs to hold on and look back..."
"It has been 21 years that the bookseller Jean Perdu has seen his love for the last time. The only memory left is a letter she wrote to him. He has never opened this letter. One summer Jean's life changes. He decides to go to Provence. A unforgettable experience..."
"She left home to find herself... and found love along the way. Maggie wasn't looking for love on her backpacking trip through Australia. She's got enough troubles with men back in Ireland. Australia is her escape, a place of adventure where she can create memories to last a lifetime."
"Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd, has the same dream almost every night. In his dream, he sees a treasure at the foot of a pyramid in Egypt. This treasure seems to be waiting just for him. He is not sure what to do. He could take risk and leave everything behind but also stay at his comfortable home. Finally he decides to go on the long journey. It changes his life. In the desert he finds some truths that really matter in life. One of them is that you don't need a lot of gold to be happy."
"The year 1970. Approximately 60 weed smoking and a lot of sex having hippies live on a piece of land in peace with nature. Only the neighbors, the police and the tourists who come to see the „Freakshow“ disturb the idyll. One day they decide to move from California to Alaska to establish a new life in harmony with the wilderness. An exciting journey begins. T. C. Boyle describes the life of the hippie commune so colorful and detailed that you get the feeling to be right there in the centre of the happening."
"One day they have to escape from a village while the Turks take over the region. They are brother and sister - but married. This is top secret. When they arrive in the USA they do not expect that they could get into troubles because of that..."
"Paul Kemp is a journalist. Because of his job he is able to travel around the world. The next order brings him to Puerto Rico during the time of Castro, Kennedy and a lot of hippies. There he lives his dreams. Sun, sea, good rum and beautiful women. He then meets a woman he should better avoid..."
Journalist, Excess, Rum, Politics, Reporter, Downfall, Sex
"Tansy decides to quit her London life. She hates her job and has enough of her selfish friend. Furthermore she has to process the death of her mother. While traveling trough Asia she realizes that this is not what she is searching for. She misses her boyfriend. After some time she begins to like it until a murderer starts to follow her. This journey should get more adventurous than she could ever expect..."