An Idiot Abroad by Karl Pilkington
The Travel Diaries of Karl Pilkington

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Presenting the Travel Diaries of Karl Pilkington: Adventurer. Philosopher. Knob head. Karl Pilkington isn’t keen on travelling. Given the choice, he’ll go on holiday to Devon or Wales or, at a push, eat English food on a package holiday in Majorca. Which isn’t exactly Michael Palin, is it? So what happened when he was convinced by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant to go on an epic adventure to see the Seven Wonders of the World? Travel broadens the mind, right? You’d think so...

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Karl Pilkington has led an extraordinary and curiously individual life. As a child growing up in Manchester, he regularly missed school to accompany his parents on caravanning holidays and left without collecting his exam results. Now making up for lost time, Karl has written three bestselling books and recently embarked on a tour of the Seven Wonders of the modern world for a new Sky One television series.
Published September 3, 2010 by Canongate Books. 296 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Travel, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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British radio producer Karl Pilkington is famous because Ricky Gervais likes laughing at him.

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8/10 to Karl Pilkington for showing a very different side to travel writing and traveling than you’d ever get from Michael Palin and 0/10 to his so-called friends for being smug gits who probably wouldn’t understand why I despised them even more after reading this than I did before I started (and...

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