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The Great American Walkabout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
Nude Nuns and Other Peculiar People
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It has been my good fortune to know and associate with a goodly number of goofballs. Enjoy a few laugh out loud moments by following the adventures of an ordinary man's encounters with some very unordinary people. The scene changes from New Orleans to Harvard to Ft. Polk to China and throughout America's heartland, but the theme remains constant, the pervasive ubiquity of peculiar people.
The Kiwi Sisters' Camino de Santiago
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the French Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
Under the Laughter of Eagles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
New York in Early Spring - 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short non-fiction, travel account of my recent visit to New York City in March 2013 giving an insight into places to eat and visit and how to get around.
The Red Rucksack
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Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
20 day paddles with GPS coordinates for small watercraft launch sites, public accesses and restaurants with beach landings along the way. The fun to read guide shares the most dramatic bluffs, hidden beaches, lighthouses, entertaining history, coastal landmarks, and 15 shipwreck locations visible from kayaks. This is why Wisconsin's Door Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination.
More Stories of Time Zones and Containers
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
(5.00 from 1 review)
A chemical spill out of a container and a collision with another ship. The adventures of life on the high seas continue in 'More Stories of Time Zones and Containers'. A collection of 16 untold short stories 'More Stories' is a fitting sequel to 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day'. The authors recalls further adventures on board some large container ships that travel the world.
Just a Canadian Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about a small-town girl who, tired of her own town and in the midst of soul-searching, decided to take a chance, fly across the country on her own, and experience Canada Day in Ottawa, Ontario. This short story can also be found in my recent poetry book, "Wildflowers Scattered, Estranged: Memoirs of a Small Town Girl."
A Personal and Political Journey Through Beirut, April/May, 1977
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amidst the Lebanese Civil War in 1977 the author was delivered to an indigenous,bomb-damaged hotel on the Green Line, the dividing line in war-torn Beirut, where he lodged for nearly two weeks. Daily, and nightly, he traversed between West and East Beirut, met with the indomitable inhabitants of that exotic metropolis, and engaged in one incident and revelatory moment after another.
My Honolulu Island Adventures
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Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hawaii is a destination full of adventure, natural beauty, friendly locals and urban night spots that provides all her visitors with a huge range of tours, attractions, sports and events.
MY JOURNEY THROUGH OCCUPIED AUSTRIA1952 copyright Gorddon J R Smith 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States
(5.00 from 1 review)
My five week backpacking journey in 1952 through Austria, was under four power allied occupation force control, afforded me with many new experiences of meeting people and exploring a foreign country. I came away with a deep love and knowledge of the country, its people and culture. I stayed in youth hostel accommodation. except for ten days when I lived with an Austrian family.
Vultures Overhead: Over the Hill in Cuba.
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s time for JO CARROLL to pack her rucksack again, and this time she’s heading west, to Cuba, to search behind the salsa, the crumbling facades and the old cars to try to discover how Cuba makes sense of herself.
Egypt - Travels with my Camera
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Price: Free! Words: 19,770. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A light hearted look at travelling through one of the most fascinating and historical counties in the world - Egypt. This book looks at both the ancient and the modern country through a visitors eyes. It is a must read for anyone planning a trip to Egypt or has already been and wishes to relive some memories.
In the Shadow of Giants
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In search of change, John and Maxine purchased and moved to a rundown olive grove and vineyard in Argentina, in Mendoza, at the foothills of the Andes. “In the Shadow of Giants” tells us their story of daily adventures, learning to become farmers, understanding the local mores, coping with the vagaries of the Andean climate, and discovering new realities on their travels to neighbouring lands.
A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the World: Diary of a Fearless Travel Agent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every travel agent has proclaimed, "Someday I'm going to write a book about all of this." Well, here it is. Annette Langer takes you along on her journeys to all seven continents: Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America, and even Antarctica. Sometimes her escapades are amusing and sometimes they're downright scary, but the tales of her explorations are always enlightening!
I Almost Died in the Grand Canyon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Originally written as a travel blog for Backpacker Magazine, this article is the exciting story about how the author faced a wildlife attack while hiking Bright Angel Trail in the Grand Canyon. Poignant and harrowing, a must read for adventurers and armchair adventurers alike.
North to Alaska!
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You set the price! Words: 35,320. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
NORTH TO ALASKA! takes you on a 3,200-mile bicycle expedition from Missoula, Montana to Anchorage, Alaska. You will read about the author’s 73-day bicycle tour filled with adventures including a grueling ascent to Logan Pass in Glacier National Park, a scary standoff with a black bear in the Yukon, a daring dash through a forest fire, and a harrowing ride over the Top-of-the-World Highway.
Un viaje de palabras (MOBI)
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Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Este libro es una colección de historias, anécdotas y escenas curiosas recopiladas por el autor a lo largo de diez viajes por distintos destinos de todo el mundo. Lugares tan diversos como París, La Habana, Roma o Bangkok muestran su lado más pintoresco a lo largo de más de medio centenar de artículos.
Going Bare!
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Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(2.00 from 1 review)
I have always wanted to try naturism and in August 2012 I got my wish as my terrified wife and excited kids joined me as we went to a naturist resort in southern France for a few days. This book offers a light-hearted look at our first family holiday in five years, when I persuaded them to go bare in public for the first time.