Books set in location – great holiday reads

Books set in location offer great holiday reads. They help us get under the skin of a place in a way that is quite different to conventional guide books.

And TripFiction features novels set in over 1,000 cities and countries around the world – so your destination is almost bound to be covered.

When you are planning your holiday reading, don’t forget to research your location on TripFiction. You will find advice on the best books to read for wherever you want to go. TripFiction lets you see a location through an author’s eyes.

Read more

Why join TripFiction?

  • Add reviews for books you have read.
  • Create 'backpack' reading lists.
  • Start and join book conversations.
  • It's FREE.

Join now!

Log in to your account

Forgotten Username or Password?

Latest from the blog view all

Fiction set in Rome in the 1960s (featuring an “erotic vagrant” at Cinecittà)

Fiction set in Rome in the 1960s (featuring an “erotic vagrant” at Cinecittà)

23rd July 2014

The Affair by Gill Paul, fiction set in Rome. Transport yourself back to Rome of the early 60s, the paparazzi...

Read More 

Latest reviews

Under the Moon Gate by Marilyn Baron

"A lovely setting now, darker in the times of war. Historical romance at its best"

Stiltsville by Susanna Daniel

"This is a portrait of a marriage and motherhood set against a backdrop of Southern Florida/Miami, you can almost feel the..."