A5 TOP PICK - THE BEST AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING
The Best American Travel Writing is a long-running series dedicated to exactly what the title says - an annual collection of the best of travel articles and essays from American writers. Each year a notable author acts as the final editor, choosing from hundreds of great pieces. The editor for the 2020 version is Robert Macfarlane, a prolific writer known for his bestselling books about landscape, nature and place including Underland: A Deep Time Journey. Previous editors include noted travel writers like Bill Bryson, Paul Theroux, Ian Frazier, Pico Iyer, Tim Cahill, Frances May, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Anthony Bourdain.