Stanfords Travel Writers Festival

The Stanfords Travel Writers Festival returns to Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show with compelling, inspirational and entertaining talks from explorers, adventurers, historians, novelists, TV personalities and many more of the very best travel authors. Join them to be transported to far-flung corners of the world.

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Celebrity speakers at the 2019 event include Levison Wood, Kate Humble, Nicholas Crane, Sir Chris Bonington, Sir Don McCullin and many more.

Authors join us to share their accounts of incredible adventures and expeditions, as well as offer expert tips for all those heading to these destinations. Beside the stage, you can browse through the 'Signings at Stanfords' shop where you will be able to purchase copies of the authors'  books and have them personally signed and dedicated.


Entrance to the Travel Writers Festival is included in your ticket to Destinations.

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The 2019 Schedule

The Stanfords Travel Writers Festival schedule is now live. Click on the button below to plan your day: