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The Traveling Curmudgeon

Irreverent Notes, Quotes, and Anecdotes on Dismal Destinations, Excess Baggage, the Full Upright Position, and Other Reasons Not to Go There

by Jon Winokur

  • 355 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Sasquatch Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel - General,
  • Reference - Guides (General),
  • Description And Travel,
  • Quotations,
  • Reference,
  • Travel,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / Essays & Travelogues,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Quotations, maxims, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8697274M
    ISBN 101570613893
    ISBN 109781570613890
    OCLC/WorldCa51942668

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Lively illustrations accompany this comic cautionary. Continua NascondiPages: We loved this humorous collection of international grumbles about the mixed joys of travel.

Curmudgeonly quotes from a wide-ranging assortment of grumpy notables from George Bernard Shaw to Dave Barry cover topics from specific destinations, from Akron to Winnipeg, plus notations on food, transportation, and accommodations.

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My friends -- the few I have -- think I'm quick and clever and a whole lot smarter than I am. But that's O.K.,they also think I'm negative, nasty and s: Curmudgeon definition is - a crusty, ill-tempered, and usually old man. How to use curmudgeon in a sentence.

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The Traveling Curmudgeon proves that travel and all things related to going from here to there -- destinations, the locals, the tourists, the food, the accommodations, and, oh my god, the souvenirs we drag home -- are all grist for a very entertaining mill.

The Traveling Curmudgeon: Irreverent Notes, Quotes, and Anecdotes on Dismal Destinations, Excess Baggage, the Full Upright Position, and Other Reasons Not to Go There avg rating — 37 ratings — published — 2 editions/5(). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Jon Winokur (Editor) out of 5 stars 14 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retryReviews: The Travel Curmudgeon. K likes. Follow the Travel Curmudgeon as he travels the world discovering culture and cuisine while exposing the injustices of travel.

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This, with Jon Winokur's sequels, make up, what I refer to as, The Curmudgeon's Bible!.