travelogue or trav·e·log [trav-uh-lawg, -log] Word Origin noun

  1. a lecture, slide show, or motion picture describing travels.

Origin of travelogue 1900–05, Americanism; blend of travel and monologue British Dictionary definitions for travelog travelogue sometimes US travelog noun

  1. a film, lecture, or brochure on travels and travelling

Word Origin for travelogue C20: from travel + -logue Word Origin and History for travelog travelogue n.

“a talk on travel,” 1903, a hybrid word coined by U.S. traveler Burton Holmes (1870-1958) from travel + Greek-derived -logue, abstracted from monologue.

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