Well, thanks to everyone who participated in my little contest, and thanks to all of you for your ideas and comments. I have learned a lot about travel books while reading your entries, and some of your suggestions have actually made me quite curious. I will surely pick up one or two of those!
But no matter how many deserving entries there were, only one of you can get my spare copy of Bill Bryson’s A Walk in
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Bill Bryson as an Apres Hike
In the few months that this website has been in operation, I have featured easy hiking adventures in Europe and the US, discussed hiking boots, backpacks and other hiking subjects.
One thing I have not talked about at all is the topic of après-hike. And why has nobody so far bothered to say anything about this topic? Because there is, strictly speaking, no such thing.
This is (yet another) striking contrast to hiking’s distant
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