Books have the power to transport you to a different world altogether. Not just figuratively but literally too!
Some books have the power to fuel your inner wanderlust and they make you want to pack your bags and set off to explore the world!
Here are our pick of the top five books that incite you to go have another adventure!
1. Wild by Cheryl Strayed
To cope with everything that has happened in her life, a woman undertakes an 1100 mile hike and rediscovers herself in the process.
2. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Paulo Coelho writes this magical tale of a young Andalusian shepherd who travels all the way to Egypt to find a hidden treasure. A book about finding the answers to all the questions in your life, it is a must read!
3. Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
Another woman centric biography that takes you from Italy to Indonesia via India to discover the true meaning of happiness and calling in life.
4. The Beach by Alex Garland
A thriller about a young bunch seeking adventure and in search of a mysterious beach in Thailand. This was later adapted into an acclaimed film starring Leonardo Di Caprio.
5. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
A beautiful novel which revolves around a set of fraternal twins and their family. The novel depicts Kerala in the most melancholic way. Her writing transports you right to the villages of gods own country.