Foyles Offering Literary Tours
Dylan Thomas writing shed in Laugharne
Foyles, the U.K.’s famous bookstore, is now offering literary tours designed to get book lovers closer to the lives of their favorite writers.
A series of day trips and overnight trips will take readers to Haworth, the home of the Brontë Family; Shakespeare‘s Stratford; Roald Dahl’s village and various locations associated with Dylan Thomas
In January, 2015, they are hosting a 13-day passage to India tour with award winning novelist and broadcaster, Marcel Theroux. Readers who join the trip will experience the world-renowed Jaipur Literary Festival and be able to attend author parties. The group will also attend a guided tour of the “Pink City” and have an elephant back ride to the deserted city of Amber and the Amber Fort.
Verandah Lounge, Imperial Hotel
Christopher Foyle, Chairman of Foyles bookshops , said, “Travel writing is one of the oldest forms of literature, and many a reader has dreamed of visiting the places about which they have read in their favorite books. Now, we are offering our customers the opportunity to make literary pilgrimages in the company of experienced tour guides and renowned writers, who will provide expert knowledge and insightful discussion along the way.”
For more information please visit: www.foyles.co.uk