Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel

The Smell of Diesel
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Price: $5.61 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
The personal account of my working life as a lorry driver beginning in the 1960s. The lorries driven, the loads carried on general haulage, and the companies I worked for are all narrated in the story. My personal life is mentioned along with the many friends I made over the years .The work of an earlier lorry driver is described, not just the driving but also the difficult manual work involved.
Seeking Moksha in a Ford Fiesta
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Price: Free! Words: 64,230. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author goes on an amazing 3,000-mile road trip through the heartland of India seeking spiritual experiences. His wife, his spiritual guide and another couple accompany him in a borrowed Ford Fiesta. They visit ancient cities and temples, get lost in jungles, endure breakdowns and meet interesting people. A must read for anyone interested in India, its mystical roots and the meaning of life.
Island - ein stürmisches Motorradabenteuer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: German. Published: December 23, 2014 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Volkane, Gletscher, Flüsse ohne Brücken und Killerschafe - Island bietet den Stoff für richtige Motorradabenteuer. Sherrie und Patrick sind 6 Wochen in Islands Wildnis unterwegs mit allerlei ungeplanten Zwischenstopps inkl. Krankenhaus. Mit 8 Karten und 21 Farbbildern.
My Ukraine - Trip One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A short travel autobiography of my first visit to the Crimean peninsula in the Ukraine. I went to see the land and the architecture and to meet the people. A fortunate and valuable aspect for me was to get to know the inhabitants of this region before the events on the Maidan in Kiev changed the people’s attitude to one another. The most important outcome of my travels was that I made friends.
My strange Australia
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Price: Free! Words: 38,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A magical journey in Australia with an "European", to learn the new continent and the Aboriginal world.
Committed
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,420. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A unique and ambitious contribution to the annals of the memoir genre. It tells the story of a Washington, D.C. journalist-turned-lobbyist who disguises his bipolar disorder as well as his estrangement from his parents and heads out on a five-week cross-country U.S. road trip.
Europe By Road - A Beginner's Guide.
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Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
There is no better way to see Europe than by open road in a camper, caravan, motorhome or RV. Whether you're planning a short road trip, seasonal vacation, or a complete change of lifestyle for a year or more, this guide has you covered. Budgeting, visa's, renting / buying /shipping vehicles & living on the road are just some of the chapters that will save you weeks of research.
The Trains We Rode
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar.
The Motorhome...What You Need to Know, Before You Go
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
This is a resource guide for anyone interested in a motorhome. Information is brought to life with entertaining personal photographs and anecdotes gathered by the author during 12 years of extensive worldwide travel living full time in a motorhome. Over 90 web links are given to external websites to enable further research.
50 States in 50 Weeks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking for adventure in an aging Baby Boomer kind of way, Kevin B Parsons and his wife Sherri ('Quilter Girl') rode a motorcycle with a pop top tent trailer around the United States, immersing themselves in the country and culture. The book takes you along for the ride and looks at current America.
Alla tua salute, Scozia
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Price: Free! Words: 21,870. Language: Italian. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Prendi la Scozia, terra di leggende e storie selvagge. Percorrila da sud verso nord e da ovest verso est, per un viaggio lungo 1600 km. Suddividi tutto ciò che hai visto in una serie di capitoli tematici con consigli di viaggio e brindisi tipici della tradizione britannica. L'importante sarà non dimenticarsi di quei luoghi e ringraziare dell'accoglienza, come per dire: “Alla tua salute, Scozia".
A Historical Tour of the Holy Land
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,630. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Hebrew Scriptures, First and Second Temples, Canaanites – Israelites, Assyrians – Babylonians, Greeks – Romans, Christianity – Judaism – Islam, Crusaders – Mamelukes, State of Israel. You will meet them all, and more, on the pages of A Historical Tour of the Holyland as you tour from event to event in the history of this small piece of land nestled between Egypt and the Fertile Crescent.
Following My Tug... All The Way To Costa Rica!
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Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 113,340. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Ms. Lawrence evocatively chronicles the adventure of moving to a Third World country: from the decision-making process to the move to their first year abroad. You'll laugh, you'll cry... but mostly, you'll feel inspired!
One Hundred and Forty-Three Days - Overland to Oz
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Price: Free! Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
In England the decade was known as the swinging sixties. It was a time of change in almost every aspect of life: at least for the young. The Beatles: the clothes and for the adventurous few, the Hippy Trail. I was one of those few, and amongst those searching for the spiritual enlightenment, I discovered a new life.
Brauner Benz (Erster Teil)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,700. Language: German. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
»Markus Besold ist ein Bürgerschreck, Rumtreiber, Abenteurer und Mercedesfahrer. Jahrelang kurvte er mit seinem 200 D der W123-Baureihe um den Globus, die Erlebnisse und Fotos hat er unter 'Reiseberichte' auf seiner Internetseite zusammengefaßt: brauner-benz.de« Oldtimer Markt 10/2008
Africa Overland
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Price: Free! Words: 46,760. Language: Australian English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
This is the tale of an adventurous Australian who in 1971 set out to explore the wilds and depths of Africa overland. The first part of the journey is Trans Africa from London to Jo’Burg via a 4WD converted army truck. The second relates stories of living in apartheid South Africa and the third describes hitchhiking from Jo’Burg to Nairobi before flying back to London.
Ascents & Descents
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Two Dutch pub buddies decide to team up for a backpacking classic: riding a motorbike through Vietnam, from Ho Chi Minh City to the capital Hanoi. Taking on a country that’s as foreign as it gets for any European, they make their way north through chaotic traffic, bribe the police, get ripped off and find out that being pub buddies is a hell of a lot easier than being travel mates.
Confessions of a Deputation Missionary
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Price: Free! Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Confessions is just that, an honest and candid telling of our crazy adventures during deputation. The past three years have been fraught with interesting people, places, and experiences. Though I cannot remember every second, every laugh, or every tear, I explore in detail all the most memorable moments from this stage in our ministry.
Isole erranti
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Price: $2.70 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: Italian. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Sono storie di isole. Storie che ogni travel writer decide di adottare, di fare sue, di trasformare in narrazione fatta di parole ed emozioni. Quelle che lo sovrastano al punto di non fargli più capire da dove viene e dove sta andando. Emozioni vere.
Penang to London by bike.
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Price: Free! Words: 46,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A cycling expedition from Penang, Malaysia, to the London Summer Olympic Games 2012. This is my story of all the happenings during the journey.