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Dylan's Welsh Walks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In 2014, Wales celebrates the centenary of the birth of Swansea-born poet Dylan Thomas. These eight themed walks, from an author who himself lived in Dylan's childhood home, will take you past several of the poet's childhood haunts, former homes and favourite drinking places, while offering stunning views along the Wales Coast Path. Walks vary from 4.3 to 8.1 miles (6.9 to 13.04 km).
Castle Walks in Monmouthshire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Wales is famed for its castles, which are rivalled only by the stunning landscapes in which they stand. All twelve walks in this book start at, or close to, one of Monmouthshire's magnificent castles, fortresses like Chepstow, Raglan, Skenfrith and White. Walks range from 5.6 miles (9.1 km) to 12.3 miles (19.7 km) and each offers an exciting introduction to the area's history and natural beauty.
The Gozo Coastal Walk
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This 55 kilometre walk takes you around the entire island by a route that is interesting, safe, varied and very enjoyable. It is not a uniform sign-posted route but an exciting combination of limestone paths, town pavements, minor country roads and some sections across open countryside. The route takes you past many of the features of touristic interest on this beautiful Mediterranean island.
The Malta Coastal Walk
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This wonderful 155 km walk takes you around the entire island of Malta by a route that is interesting, safe, varied and very enjoyable. It is not a uniform sign-posted route but a combination of limestone paths, town pavements, minor country roads and some sections across open countryside. The route is divided into 13 sections, each of which can be done comfortably in a day. This is a great walk.
Gozo: 10 Great Walks
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Gozo, a small island with a rich history, provides wonderful opportunities for walking. Each of the 10 walks in this book - Leads you past a variety of landscapes and features of historical, environmental and cultural interest - Is described in detail and is accompanied by a clear map - Is of moderate length and can be extended or shortened to suit individual tastes. This is a great book.
Malta 10 Great Walks
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This book provides details of 10 great walks on Malta, together with a description of the noteworthy features that lie along each route a The duration of each walk is typically three to four hours and most can be shortened or extended to suit particular interests and circumstances. Importantly, the starting and end points of each walk can be accessed by bus.
Chiang Mai
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chiang Mai, eine Stadt im Norden von Thailand, ist eine exotische Stadt, die viele Besucher fasziniert. Es gibt eine äußerst sehenswerte Altstadt, mit historischen Tempeln, doch man kann hier auch Schlittschuhlaufen, obwohl die Stadt in den Tropen liegt. In diesem Buch werden die schönsten Attraktionen von Chiang Mai und der Umgebung beschrieben.
Sterne und Planeten für Mädels und Poeten
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: German. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Himmelskunde endlich schnell und einfach. How to quickly find stars and planets in the sky.
Travel 7 Natural Wonders Of The World
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Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Travel 7 of the world's best Natural Wonders including the Grand Canyon, Great Barrier Reef, the Harbor of Rio, Mount Everest, Aurora Borealis, Paricutin Volcano and the Victoria Falls. Each and every one of these wonders are perfect for those looking to get back to Mother Nature and escape the hustle and bustle from the cities.
Ilovewalking France - The Burgundy Canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to Saint-Jean de Losne
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Burgundy Canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to St-Jean-de-Losne can be walked easily in 4 days. For the first 60 kilometres to Dijon, the canal takes a romantic winding path through some of the most glorious countryside imaginable and the ‘most beautiful village’ of Châteauneuf, perched high on a hill, will be impossible to walk past. From Dijon, the canal carves a straight line to St-Jean-de-Losne.
The McCandless Mecca: A Pilgrimage To The Magic Bus Of The Stampede Trail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A story of a young man's excursion into the Alaskan wilderness to find the "Magic Bus" of the Stampede Trail--the bus in which Chris McCandless of "Into the WIld" lived and died.
The World Peace Journals
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A Himalayan Journey into Madness, Mayhem and Adventure ! "Adventure as it should be - just do it and damn the rest!" - Ian Thurlby, founder of The Blue Space Guides' Co-operative.
Following the Fleet – London’s Secret River
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
The Fleet is the greatest lost river in the world. It ran for just 5 miles, but it defined the shape of old London. This is its fascinating story.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Karuizawa and Environs
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Lush forests, soaring mountains, a unique history mixing East and West, plus outlet shopping and golf courses galore: Karuizawa has something for everyone. This book provides a detailed guide to one of Japan's most famous highland retreats.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Imagine a place where you can walk among the remnants of an ancient ice age lake and past tens of thousands of rare and endangered birds gathered on their annual migration, all as you hear the howls of wolves and calls of loons in the distance. The place is real: It’s the Crex Meadows Wildlife Area in northwest Wisconsin.
The Way, My Way
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Camino memoir written in the humorous vein of Bill Bryson or Eric Newby, Australian film director Bill Bennett walks the ancient 500 mile pilgrimage route across Spain, determined to give back a micro-fibre towel lent to him by a hiker to help ice a "curmudgeon" of a knee. A spiritual journey that's both deeply moving, and laugh-out-loud funny.
A Traveler's Highway to Heaven: Exploring the History and Culture of Northern Spain on El Camino de Sanitago
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The perfect travel companion that adds historical and cultural meat to the bones of the hiker’s El Camino experience for those who yearn to course El Camino de Santiago without handling the rigors of walking the 800 kilometer Way.
Sauntering to Santiago
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,550. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In 2012 I took a little walk from Barcelona to the west coast of Spain along the Catalan route of the Camino de Santiago. This is a memoir of my experiences, thoughts, and feelings. Along the way I add my ruminations on olives, Debussy, economics, and Prozac.
Behind the Albergue Door: Inspiration Agony Adventure on the Camino de Santiago
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A detailed and, according to the author's mom, hilarious account of the 5 weeks he and his wife spent hiking the popular 800 kilometre pilgrimage route, the Camino de Santiago, in the fall of 2012. It mixes stories, advice and humour in a way unique among travel books and is a terrific read for past pilgrims, future pilgrims, travel buffs, and those who simply love reading about people in pain.
Pompeii's Last Days
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
You've never experienced Pompeii like this before. Take a walk through the streets and buildings of the ancient city, guided by archaeologist and historian Natasha Sheldon, and discover what befell the citizens of Pompeii during their last days. Don't be afraid to stray off the beaten path; you'll learn more about Pompeii than you ever knew before, even if you never leave your armchair.