A curated collection of the New York Times' travel column, "Footsteps," exploring iconic authors' relationships to landmarks and cities around the world
THE NEW YORK TIMES is a daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed internationally. Founded in 1851, the newspaper has won 119 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other newspaper. MONICA DRAKE is the editor of the Travel section at the New York Times.
"For anyone who's ever asked 'Where do your stories come from?' or
for anyone who has traveled or longed to travel, the writers in
this collection elegantly, thoughtfully, lovingly, and brilliantly
take you to places you've never imagined and places you've dreamed
of getting to. It's fabulous!"
--JACQUELINE WOODSON, author of the New York Times bestseller Another Brooklyn and the National Book Award winner Brown Girl Dreaming
"A feast of inspiration."
--BILL BRYSON, author of The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain