Statue of St. James on the Camino de Santiago in Spain (photo by Lori Erickson)

Here’s a selection of books, movies, and other resources you may find helpful as you explore sacred sites around the world.

Books by Lori Erickson:

Additional Books:

Art of Pilgrimage: The Seeker’s Guide to Making Travel Sacred by Phil Cousineau

The Pilgrim Journey: A History of Pilgrimage in the Western World by Jame Harpur

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith by Timothy Egan

Walking the Bible: A Journey Through the Five Books of Moses by Bruce Feiler

Films & Documentaries

The Way (2010)

Eat, Pray, Love (2010)

Seven Years in Tibet (1997)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter . . . and Spring (2004)

Into the Wild (2007)

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman (2016)

Tour Companies

Sacred Earth Journeys

Faith Travel Association



Lori Erickson is one of America’s top travel writers specializing in spiritual journeys. She’s the author of books that include Holy RoverNear the ExitThe Soul of the Family Tree, and Every Step Is HomeHer website Spiritual Travels features holy sites around the world.





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