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Canada - When The Lights Go Out
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Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Touring Ontario and parts of Quebec in Canada provide a life experience that is not easily forgotten - particularly when you are caught up in a blackout the likes of which North America hasn't seen before. This is a light hearted diary style entry of the daily events as they occurred. Think of Bill Bryson and his quirky take, but mix in with that, a healthy dose of female ditziness.
Best of Blog in France
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Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Five years ago in 2006 we left our large, brand new house in Co. Cork, which we’d built ourselves, for a two-hundred-year-old hovel in Creuse, France. Why, oh why? We wanted to change our lives and we've certainly done that. I began my blog detailing our experiences in 2009 and it's become very popular. Here's a selection of entries from its first two years arranged January to December.
In the Land of the Brother Leader
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Libya's Moammar Qaddafi ran one of the most terrifying police states in the world before an armed rebel movement tore his repressive regime apart. In the Land of the Brother Leader is award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten's alterately humorous, creepy, and occasionally touching portrait of a brutalized nation just a few short years before the end of an era.
The Sinai Bedouin: a photographic journey
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Sinai is a barren and inhospitable - but very diverse and stunningly beautiful - desert wilderness inhabited by nomadic Arab tribes, the Bedouin. Most of them are from the Arabian Peninsula originally, arriving in several waves before and after the Arab conquest. The Bedouin are now at a crossroad. This little ebook shows glimpses of their life and natural environment through 40 images.
Записки из Тувы
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Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: Russian. Published: August 22, 2011 by L&L Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Рассказ об одном интересном путешествии...
Camp Golden Shaft
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You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 2. A young woman's madcap post-college travel experiences, first working at a bizarre (and often hilarious) summer camp in southern Russia, then backpacking solo from Cairo to Istanbul on a shoestring budget, with particularly memorable experiences in Israel and Palestine (which led to the publication of her first full-length book, Fast Times in Palestine).
Wayland's Smithy
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Series: Sacred Sites, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Rebekah takes a journey to an ancient tomb in Oxfordshire, England called Wayland's Smithy, then goes on to the Rollright Stone Circle.
Two go to Dorset
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Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A father and daughter decide to go to Dorset for a couple of days. What could possibly go wrong? Quite a lot actually... A daughter in desperate need of a rest and change of scene invites her father to spend a couple of days with her down in Dorset. But from the get go it's a disaster... A lighthearted travellogue.
Essential Travel Health Tips for Cruise Ship Trips - how to choose your travel agent
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Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This ebook is a tool to plan your cruise ship holiday - avoid the sickbay and enjoy your best cruise holiday ever! Written by a cuise ship doctor that understands what it's all about.
A Short Break in Libya
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Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This article details a short trip to Tripoli and Leptis Magna in Libya, during the first days of the Arab Spring. Libya appeared to be making its first tentative steps towards opening up to mass tourism but then everything changed.
Trekking the Path
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You set the price! Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the true story of a spiritual journey combined with a very real adventure across the Great Himalayas. A journey on foot that began in Dharamsala, Northern India. The journey took the form of a 21 day trek across the Kashmir Valley and into the remote area of Zanskar, traversing nine passes all above 4000 metres. It is a narrative about physical and mental hardship as well as reward.
Don't Drink the Water
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Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
So what the hell was I doing in South East Asia anyway? This was no spiritual journey of self discovery. As a matter of fact, self discovery was one of the things I was trying to avoid. From the constant conversations about cricket that arise from being an Australian in India to mushroom-induced comas in Laos, find out exactly how much fun is too much fun...
The Alaskan Voyage of the Sea Shanty
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Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is my story of healing and exploration while fulfilling a lifelong dream of sailing my own boat to Alaska. Sailing to Alaska is common enough but sailing in a boat you finished yourself is less common. The experience allowed me to grow out of my illness and experience life to a much fuller extent. This story is based on the short email accounts I sent to family and friends while traveling.
To Camels from Cows: Algeria Overland
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This article details a short trip to Annaba, Constantine and El-Oued in Algeria at the end of April 2009. Algeria has effectively been out of bounds for independent travel for over two decades but it is now beginning to open up again.
Road Madness - A Motorcycle Trip Into Insanity
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Price: Free! Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A hapless and ageing biker decides, with little forethought, to ride his trusty steed from Ottawa Canada to Yellowknife NWT and back. Yep, 1,000 kilometers per day for 14 days should do it. Join in the adventure as he slowly starts to unwind and mentally dips back into the drug-addled days of his youth.
MEANDERINGS
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Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Journeys and memories of an incurable vagabond.
Journey of the Soul
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Series: The Way of Silence, Book 3 · Sacred Sites, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take a soul journey to stone circles, ancient chapels and sacred places in the UK and Ireland. Follow the Celtic trail and feel the energy.
Turkmenbashi's Land of Fairy Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Turkmenbashi's Land of Fairy Tales is a $50,000,000 amusement park in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. It was meant to be Central Asia's answer to Disney Land but fell somewhat short of expectations.
Oedipus on a Pale Horse, Journey through Greece in Search of a Personal Mythology
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Price: Free! Words: 214,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Anyone traveling to Greece should consider taking this book with them. It contains both archaeological and mythological information on most the major and some of the minor sites throughout Greece and the western coast of Turkey. Painstakingly researched and documented. It's a catalyst for the mixture of all the components of the existential traveling experience.
7 reasons to fall in love with Stockholm
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 2010 I lived in Stockholm for half a year and got to know it a bit better. Now I want to tell you something about the reasons why I fell in love with this beautiful city.