H-Travel is a network for the academic discussion of the history of travel, transport, and tourism. It welcomes professionals in the field of history and also those in other fields, as well as non-professionals, interested in its subject. The focus is on the history of travel, transport, and tourism from the earliest beginnings through the present and future, throughout the world and beyond. The languages of communication for the list are English, French, German, and Spanish.

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A few potential questions to H-Travel

The message below was sent to our new book review editor, Evan Ward, from Ryota Nishino, who agreed to forward his questions to the list.


Dear Evan,
My name is Ryota Nishino, a lecturer (asst. prof.) in History at the University of the South Pacific, Fiji. I am a subscriber to H-Net Travel. I recently read you are the new editor. Reading your introduction made prompted me to ask you a few questions. 


Final call - BRIDGE: The Heritage of Connecting Places and Cultures

*With Apologies for Cross Posting*


The final call for papers for the international conference 'BRIDGE: The Heritage of Connecting Places and Cultures', closes on 27th February. We are particularly keen to receive abstracts from a travel and tourism perspective. 


To submit your 300 word abstract, please visit our conference website www.bridgeconference.wordpress.com



Book Review

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Call for Publications
February 13, 2017 to February 13, 2018