Swap the hustle and bustle of normal life for the expansive quietness of the world’s remotest corners and sacred grounds. Quiet Escapes is the definite guide to traveling for peace and quiet.
It has been proven that moments of genuine quiet are essential for our wellbeing. In the modern world, silence has become a rare luxury many struggles to obtain. From historic pilgrim routes to exploring the last true wildernesses, travelers are increasingly seeking out opportunities for true quiet reflection.
With 50 thoughtfully selected silent trips to choose from, including natural wilderness adventures, remote island retreats, sacred pilgrim routes and unexpected oases of quiet in urban areas, there is something for everyone.
Title: Quiet Escapes
Author: Emma Thomson
Pub date: 11/15/2022
Price: $30 US/ $36 CAN
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
EMMA THOMSON specializes in remote destinations and responsible tours. In September 2018, she wrote a piece for The Independent about burning out and going on a “holiday for the heart” in Wales which involved silence outside of sharing therapy sessions. She writes for National Geographic Traveler, The Telegraph, The Times, The Independent, London ES, The Sunday Times, Wanderlust, Metro and FT. She has been featured on BBC Radio 4’s From Our Own Correspondent.