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Sydney Outdoor Adventures
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Sydney Outdoor Adventures is the guide to exploring all the outdoor adventures that Sydney has to offer. In this guidebook you will find great beaches to swim and surf, islands to explore, camping grounds, mountain biking trails, snorkelling and diving sites, hiking tracks, and parks to enjoy. Complete with transport details, gear hire and lesson providers.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian's Wall from Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway (East to West)
Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 3. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This is an informative (yet informal) description of the route of Hadrian's Wall and all the remains that can still be seen. For most of the route from east to west, it follows the Hadrian's Wall National Trail Footpath, but with an important difference: where the path veers off the line of the Wall, this account stays with it and allows you to examine the remains most other walkers do not see.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...
Dylan's Welsh Walks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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.
Chiang Mai
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: German. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(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
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Covering only eighty-seven kilometres (fifty-four miles), this section of the canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to Saint-Jean-de-Losne can be walked comfortably in five days. Although there are fewer distractions—such as the seven châteaux, eleven churches and abbey—than the section from Migennes to Pouilly-en-Auxois, it does have more than its fair share of beautiful lock houses and stunning scenery.
The McCandless Mecca: A Pilgrimage To The Magic Bus Of The Stampede Trail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
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
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(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
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,550. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(3.00 from 1 review)
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
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Decoded Science. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
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.
Stadswandeling Skopje
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: Dutch. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Macedonië is een steeds populairder wordende vakantiebestemming in Europa. Ontdek de hoofdstad Skopje in je eigen tempo, zonder reisleider. Je krijgt informatie over de bezienswaardigheden die je ziet, maar je kunt zelf bepalen hoeveel tijd je overal besteedt. Dit ebook bevat ook een plattegrond, zodat je de stad op een goedkope en gemakkelijke manier zelf kunt verkennen.