Louis Theroux Calls Out the Weird of America

A road trip often makes for a good travel story, and Louis Therouxâ��s strange drive around the United States to create his book Call of the Weird is no exception. The bookâ��s subtitle, â��Encounters with Survivalists, Porn Stars, Alien Killers and Ike Turnerâ�� gives you a taste of what Theroux came across during his trip. […]

Theroux’s New Railway Journeys

Whether you love or hate Paul Theroux, you can’t really argue with the fact that he’s one of the most influential travel writers over the past century. I simultaneously like and dislike him – I absolutely admire his travel writing, but am not sure I’d be friends with his personality if we ever met up. […]