I don’t know about you, Buzzreaders, but I’m in the mood to do a bit of traveling. It’s been a long, cold winter (Ok, really winter was mild this year, but it’s definitely been LONG!) and I’m ready to hit the road. But, alas, the budget (and the time off) is simply not there for me. So instead, I’m choosing a budget-friendly approach and doing some Armchair Travel to satisfy my Wanderlust!
This idea was actually inspired by an interesting Tailored Titles request I filled recently. If you need some new reading material, you might want to fill out one of these nifty surveys and our reading experts will hand pick a list of materials for you!
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So if you’re in the mood for a little adventure and some exotic locales, take a look at these awesome titles…
The Conspiracy of Us by Maggie Hall
Avery has always yearned for some adventure. When she is swept up in a high stakes adventure, complete with world travel, secret societies, and mysterious family connections the adventure begins…. Destination: Paris, Rome…
With Malice by Eileen Cook
Jill wakes up in a hospital six weeks after her senior trip to Italy. Little does she realize she’s now on trial for a mysterious fatal accident, to which she has no memory of. Destination: Italy
Blue Voyage by Diana Renn
Thrill-seeker Zan is forced by antiquities smugglers to locate hidden treasures in order to save her family. This one has a bit of suspense! Destination: Turkey
The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig
16 year old Nix has grown up on her father’s time-traveling ship, visiting real and imaginary places. While her father obsessively pursues a map that will threaten her existence, Nix must fight to protect those she loves and preserve her life. This one is a bit of a swash-buckling adventure! Destination: New York, ancient China, historic Hawaii, etc.
Just One Day by Gayle Forman
This two-part series told in dueling perspectives tells the tale of a whirlwind one-day romance between Allyson and Willem and their year long journey to find each other again. So much travel in this one, especially in the second one! Destination: Paris, London, the Netherlands, Mexico
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Karou an art student in Prague, carries a sketchbook of hideous, frightening monsters. She disappears for lengthy periods of time, speaks several languages, and no one knows anything about her. If you’ve ever read this blog before, you know this is one of my favorite books of all time and the exotic setting is the major reason why! Destination: Prague
And if you need more info on these fascinating destinations, check out some of our travel databases to see what’s happening around the world: PressReader (Major points to you if you know what the title of this post was in reference to! Even more points if you can sing it!) Happy Reading!