Visit new places and meet authors

Of course, a holiday is nothing without an engaging book? In addition to giving us space to indulge in reading, travel also fuels our passion for the written world through a new “travel x literature” experience. Here are three of the best “meet the author” experiences you can find while on vacation.

Found in the Delaware River in New Hope, Pennsylvania, Odette’s River House A luxury boutique hotel that blends urban design with reclaimed architectural features.Launched this fall, it is hosting a Author series (October 2022 to March 2023) Not only showcases a variety of published authors, but also studies the history of the property through literature.

Each month hosts notable fiction and non-fiction writers, including multiple New York Times‘ The best-selling author will come to the hotel for book signings, ‘meet and greets’ and private readings during his stay at the historic hotel.

Guests and locals will be provided with curated reading lists to delve into literature prior to each event, with many stories inspired by the site’s history, such as Chez Odette, a lively 1960s cabaret show by French American actress Odette Myrtier.

Confirmed authors include Julian Sancton, Jean Hanff Korelitz, Hank Phillipi Ryan and Julie Carrick Dalton. Jason Rekulak kicks off the series with a signature event on October 26, 2022, he is the co-author of hide image and impossible fortress, translated into 12 languages, nominated for the Edgar Prize. Additionally, River House is partnering with the Doylestown Bookshop to assist with book sales for the series.

At the same time, three Miraval Wellness Resorts — located in Arizona, Austin and Berkshire — are part of the brand what we are reading series.

Each resort will feature authors and books, inspiring us all to live our best, most mindful lives through “meet and greets” with authors, book signings and author-led workshops in an intimate group setting .

Miraval Austin Wellness Resort & Spa The series will be released next month (September 19-20) with What We Read With Diana Raab, MFA, Ph.D.

Diana Raab, renowned memoirist, poet and best-selling author write for happiness, will host a workshop to inspire guests to embark on their memoir-writing journey. Its purpose is to provide tools and techniques to empower and support guests to express their feelings as a pathway to healing and transformation. This event aims to explore how writing can be a powerful spiritual practice.

Meanwhile, in November, Miraval, Arizona Resort & Spain Tucson, will host What we’re reading with Terri Cole.

Relationship Specialist and Author border boss There will be a workshop to help guests get through the holidays – helping everyone “thriving” rather than simply “getting through” the holidays. This activity will help set personal boundaries and build confidence to express what works best for you.

Encourage everyone to pick up a book and, at the same time, be a luxury resort the reeds of the haven, located in Stone Harbor, NJ.The resort is known for its upscale dining and cheerful oceanfront vibe and Also renowned for its on-site book club. Curated by Stone Harbor local and book club expert Jennifer Genesmer, it offers guests and locals the ultimate year-round reading.

The Book Club was designed by Jennifer, who has been involved with the Book Club for over 25 years, to bring guests and the local community together through literature. For the past 10 years, she has led the club, bringing best-selling authors to Stone Harbor for a variety of inspiring reader events.Include Reed on this year’s summer reading list Nantucket Hotels By Erin Hildebrand, Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley, run, rose, run Dolly Parton and James Patterson, fall roster coming soon.

Finally, with Storyteller Series by Avalon Waterways, travelers can meet famous storytellers in legendary landscapes. The European river cruise specialist offers cruises with celebrity writers, past trips include “Sailing the Legendary Seine” with Candace Bushnell Sex and the City and “Wildness and Whimsy on the Water,” Along the Danube, with Cheryl Strayed, wilderness.

Coming out next month is “Escape to the Danube,” an eight-day cruise from Budapest to Deggendorf, with Gillian Green, author lost lover and sharp objects. From Budapest to Vienna and beyond, travelers can hear more of her twisted narrative as you meander through rugged cliffs, terraced vineyards and culturally rich villages.


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