Famous Male Travel Writers

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List of famous male travel writers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male travel writers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being travel writers. There are thousand of males working as travel writers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic travel writers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a travel writer then the people below should give you inspiration.

This is a list that includes people like Jonathan Raban and Clement Scott.

While this isn't a list of all male travel writers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male travel writers?" and "Who are the best male travel writers?"
Peter Fleming is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Travel Writers
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Lieutenant Colonel Robert Peter Fleming (31 May 1907 – 18 August 1971) was a British adventurer, soldier and travel writer. He was the elder brother of Ian Fleming, creator of James Bond. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 64 (1907-1971)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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Douglas Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Travel Writers
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Douglas Kennedy (born January 1, 1955) is an American novelist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

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Clement Scott is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Travel Writers
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Clement William Scott (6 October 1841 – 25 June 1904) was an influential English theatre critic for the Daily Telegraph and other journals, and a playwright, lyricist, translator and travel writer, in the final decades of the 19th century. His style of criticism, acerbic, flowery and (perhaps most importantly) carried out on the first night of productions, set the standard for theatre reviewers through to today. Scott accumulated enemies among theatre managers, actors and playwrights as years went on, picking quarrels with William Archer, Ibsen, George Bernard Shaw and others. After he gave a particularly ill-considered 1898 interview, in which he attacked the morals of theatre people, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 63 (1841-1904)

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Jonathan Raban is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Travel Writers
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Jonathan Raban (born 14 June 1942, Hempton, Norfolk, England) is a British travel writer, critic, and novelist. He has received several awards, such as the National Book Critics Circle Award, The Royal Society of Literature's Heinemann Award, the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, the PEN West Creative Nonfiction Award, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, and a 1997 Washington State Governor's Writer's Award. Since 1990 he has lived with his daughter in Seattle. In 2003, his novel Waxwings was long listed for the Man Booker Prize. Though he is primarily regarded as a travel writer, Raban's accounts often blend the story of a journey with rich discussion of the history of the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 76

Birthplace: Hempton, England

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