Celebrating our founder: Hilary Bradt receives lifetime achievement award

The Edward Stanford Outstanding Contribution to Travel Writing Award is one of the most prestigious of its kind.

Travel publishing without travel: how we’ve adapted to Covid-19

Over the last 15 months we’ve taken the opportunity to commission a raft of books that we might not usually have been able to prioritise.

Bloodthirsty bandits in Brazil

“The gunman gets into my car. He’s in the passenger seat now. The barrel is pressed against my temple. This is it.”

From wrecks to reefs: the world’s best dive sites

From crystal-clear lagoons in Southeast Asia to cavernous cenotes in Central America.

A literary tour of the Chilterns

Some of Britain’s most famous works of literature – from the tales of Chaucer to the creations of Enid Blyton – can be traced to one small area of the country: the Chilterns and Thames Valley.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books with otherworldly settings

Travel-writing trainer Jonathan Lorie recommends the titles on his bookshelf which transport readers to unfamiliar lands, and advises how the aspiring travel writer can do the same.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books that set a mood

Jonathan Lorie hand-picks titles that vividly imagine the atmosphere of a destination.

Finding wilderness in the abandoned places of the Dodecanese

These isolated islands are a haven for wildlife.

The joy of armchair travelling: our travel anthologies

The perfect antidote to help soothe your itchy feet.

How to get published

Bradt Guides staff offer their tips on navigating the ever-changing publishing landscape, and introduce our contract publishing imprint, Journey Books.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books you won’t believe

Jonathan Lorie continues with his delve into the classic travel books on his shelf.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books that are relatable

Jonathan Lorie picks those classic travel books that are full of relatable tales.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books with great plots

Travel-writing expert Jonathan Lorie shares some more of his favourite travel books.

The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books about yourself

Jonathan Lorie shares some of his favourite travel literature from his very own bookshelf.

García Márquez, The Liberator and me: a journey to Mompox

Ben Box travels around Colombia to explore the impact of the landscape on García Márquez’s works and relationships