Where to start your literary journey
Right here! Explore this website and whatever your literary passion, you will find inspiration and expert advice for planning and making your literary journey:
Walk the landscapes that inspired Hardy in Dorset;
pursue the shade of Kafka in Prague; visit the haunts of the lost
generation in Paris; eat a Madeleine in Combray; explore the London of
Dickens and Shakespeare; swim the Hellespont, that ancient dividing line
between east and west….
For ideas and inspiration for literary travel, browse our growing resource of literary trails, including:
Yorkshire, the Brontes, and more, literary
walks exploring the Yorkshire moorlands and other locations that
inspired the Bronte sisters, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, Bram Stoker,
Elizabeth Gaskell, Laurence Sterne and many others.
Lorca and Granada,
a guide to the exciting and sensual city of Granada and the surrounding
villages that inspired Lorca, Washington Irving, Gerald Brenan and the
composer Manuel de Falla.
Ancient Greece & the Classical World
D H Lawrence in New Mexico
We are continually adding new trails and related information. Subscribe to our blog or XML feed for all the latest updates.
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