The Best American Travel Writing 2002 is edited by Frances Mayes, the author of Under the Tuscan Sun and Bella Tuscany and the master of running away to live in the place of one’s dreams” (Los Angeles Times). Giving new life to armchair travel for 2002 are David Sedaris on God and airports, Kate Wheeler on a most dangerous Bolivian festival, André Aciman on the eternal pleasures of Rome, and many more.
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The articles in this collection appeared in newspapers and periodicals, some well known and some less known. The writers also vary in fame and their essays in experience. Some are grim and others are quite humorous--Library Journal.