New Arrival


Universal Travel Adaptor with USB Cable Connection

Electrical wall outlets around the world differ in their shape, number. […]
$32.00

Timbuk2 Lift Toiletry Dopp Kit

Dreamed up and refined over countless trips and multiple frequent flie. […]

Goodwipes Cleansing Wipes for Down There

We've all been there -- the public restroom with rough, scratchy, thi. […]
$6.00

The Distant Land Show

HOW TO RIDE THE PARIS METRO

How to Ride the Paris Metro

With it’s 303 stations , 16 Metro lines, the Paris Metro is one of the most complete subway systems in the world. The Paris Metro is easy to use if you come armed with the right information. With step by step instructions you will ride the Paris Metro like a local.

European Railpasses and tickets are available on the spot at Distant Lands!

European Railpasses and tickets are available on the spot at Distant Lands!

To schedule an appointment call (626) 449-3220.

Book of the Week

Italian Ways

Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo by Tim Parks

Tim Parks s books on Italy have been hailed as “so vivid, so packed with delectable details, [they] serve as a more than decent substitute for the real thing” (Los Angeles Times Book Review). Now, in his first Italian travelogue in a decade, he delivers a charming and funny portrait of Italian ways by riding its trains from Verona to Milan, Rome to Palermo, and right down to the heel of Italy.