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America Circa 1997
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is not a guide to future travellers nor a discourse on the customs, culture or landscapes of the United States of America; there are shelves full to bursting with works of that nature in any bookshop. This is a story on my terms and in my words: sometimes colloquial, sometimes rich with imagery and evocative language and sometimes plain prosaic; but that's me and this is my inner journey.
Listening for Quiet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Quiet is one of the most elusive, hard to find natural resources left. In this collection of pieces, award-winning travel writer Edward Readicker-Henderson goes in search of quiet, of the sounds the world makes when it's only talking to itself, to find what true quiet is and what it can mean to us.
Exploring Myanmar: Traveling the Dusty Roads of the New Burma
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A story of troubled bus rides, dusty journeys, long boat tours, preschools on stilts, ancient pagodas, tea houses, fresh noodles, and the people met along the way. Myanmar is the last frontier of Southeast Asia travel. Information is spotty, and constantly changing. Although the guidebooks can provide practical information, they cannot come close to describing how it feels to travel the new Burma
#Roe2Ro
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
If you take fifty one donors and add a ferry, three cars, a van full of donations then mix in fifteen lads, you end up with #Roe2Ro. It is the drive from Roehampton, South London to Soard, rural Romania. It was the authors destiny. Here is his journey. As it happened.
Allano's Travels in Chile and Argentina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,250. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Where to go and what to do in Chile and Argentina is explained by travel writer Allano from Australia. The budget traveller and backpacker will find this travel guide useful and inspiring. The armchair traveller and reader may even decide to pack a bag and head off for South America clutching a trout fishing rod.
Tapestry of a Traveler
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 124,950. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This travelogue by Ingrid Wild, details her adventures as an independent traveler through Nepal, India, Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Malaysia, Beirut, Syria, Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Mexico, Guatemala, and Honduras. In addition to her personal experiences, she shares her vision of the land, culture, history of the places she visited.
Rom von Civitavecchia aus auf eigene Faust - Eine Tagestour für Kreuzfahrer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: German. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
In diesem Reisebericht wird eine Tour beschrieben, die vom Kreuzfahrthafen Civitavecchia mit dem Zug nach Rom führt, wo eine Besichtigung von Petersplatz, deutscher Friedhof, Pantheon, Trevibrunnen, spanische Treppe, Kollosseum und vieles mehr auf dem Programm steht.
Humidity and Humility: Stories from Southeast Asia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel writer James Laudano shares his experiences throughout Southeast Asia, often with humorous and unexpected encounters.
Teen Wisdom and Other Oxymorons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An anthology of real life stories and 27 surprising truths you will not learn in school. After over 1,000 volunteer hours, visits to all 50 states, and explorations behind the closed doors of many religions, Seventeen-year–old Zoe Rose Harness has a lot of tales to tell; the best of these accounts are in Teen Wisdom and Other Oxymorons.
The Dog's Rollocks
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Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Out of their depths & out of their minds, The Dog’s Rollocks is the antidote to all those tales of daring-do by fearless Adventurers that leave one feeling woefully inadequate and semi-suicidal. Instead, it charts in a sometimes surreal diary the disastrous real-life journey of one middle-aged, middle-class, couple, along with their overweight Labrador, to escape mid-life crisis & canapes.
A Whirlwind Around Morocco: A Light-Hearted Moroccan Travel Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join travel journalist Derek Workman in this light-hearted story as he travels around Morocco, taking you on a 'whirlwind' adventure through the country's diverse culture and hidden landscapes.
London Dispatch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An expatrioted Californian shares his views, thoughts, observations and honest opinions about London and the Brtitish culture and citizenry, after living the past year in London.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
Three Disney Cruises
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A look at cruising on the Disney Cruise Line ships through three different cruises over the course of 10 years. A mixture of travelogue, experiences, opinions, humor, and lots of photos.
Rhodes - A Notebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,540. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Little more than a stone’s throw from the Turkish coast, Rhodes was the final piece in the jigsaw of what is modern Greece. The island has changed its clothes so many times throughout history that it can be difficult to pin down what best reflects its character, and herein lies the Island’s charm. This is the third ibook about the Greek Islands by bestselling author and journalist Richard Clark.
Somewhere in the Northwest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Just One Cornetto: London to Sicily in a Small Motorhome
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Just one Cornetto is the delightful story of Keith and his wife Gail’s six-month, 11,000-kilometre winter journey round Italy including Sicily and his addiction to cream or chocolate filled cornetti. Who can resist encounters with Tony Blair’s friend; a ninety-year old boar hunter; or a local trying to get planning permission and being offered ‘help’ by a well-known organisation?
Pilgrimage Five
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Series: Pilgrimage, 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a thrilling use of language, Pilgrimage's marvellous short stories of French and Spanish towns and pilgrim travel will inspire you. Include are 'Crave Love' (on Pezanas), 'The Power and ' (on Albi), A Trouser Ecology and other lyrical & poetic stories from Nyons, Venterol, Valraes, St Domingo de Calzada, Bilbao, Nogaro and Aigues Mortes in Provence. Incl. web references, videos, and photograph
Allano's Travels in Mexico and Guatemala
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Price: Free! Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Where to go and what to do in Mexico and Central America is explained by travel writer Allano from Australia. The budget traveler and backpacker will find this travel guide helpful. Armchair and senior travelers will be inspired to visit Latin America whilst they are still sprightly.
Rambling Man Walks The North Downs Way: Following the pilgrims from Farnham to Dover
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Andrew Bowden was unemployed and getting tired. Tired of looking for jobs. Tired of thinking about what to say for interviews. Tired of visiting the Job Centre to justify why they should give him some money. Tired of sitting in front of the computer all day waiting for that elusive offer of gainful employment to appear. Tired. So very tired. So he went for a walk on the North Downs Way.