Adding to their huge catalog of designer-created books on topics ranging from art, architecture, culture, fashion, food, and travel, Berlin-based Die Gestalten Verlag presents ‘Wanderlust‘ ($60), an exploration and exultation of some of the world’s most legendary hiking trails.
Combining exquisite color photography with location maps, background information, and professional hiking advice from world-renown backpacker, Cam “Swami” Honan, ‘Wanderlust’ provides a practical guide to expectations and amazing sights for your own future hike along these trails. It also provides a wealth of visual and textural information to vicariously sate even the most dedicated armchair adventurer.
‘Wanderlust’ takes you on such varied treks as Zion Canyon in Utah’s Zion National Park and along Spain’s El Caminito del Rey, known as the world’s most dangerous walkway. Its pages will carry you along pilgrim trails on Japan’s Kumano Kodo and across the ice in Norway. The vivid imagery of ‘Wanderlust’ may soon have your feet itching for the great outdoors.