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From Laptop to Mountaintop
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a tale of my trip around the world. I have seen things that I haven't seen before, and explored places that I haven't ventured. I hope that these stories will inspire those who have longed to travel and go on expeditions but couldn't to explore the uncharted land called our world.
Memoirs From The Road West
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Price: Free! Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A memoir of a spontaneous trip out west I made, and the experiences and lessons I came to learn along the way about life, myself, and the world around me.
Four Days in Istanbul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This article (11,000 words, 40 photographs) presents a day-by-day account of our visit to the old part of the city. We visited the Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and Harem museums, Chora museum, Grand Bazaar, and a Bosphorus cruise. Two other special events were the Sarnic Hotel Cooking Class and an unforgettable Turkish Bath.
Muffin Puffin: Cruising to Cozumel
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Series: The Travels of Muffin Puffin · Horsey and Friends. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Join Muffin Puffin as she goes on her second cruise - this one across the Gulf of Mexico to the Yucatan Peninsula where she visits Progresso and Cozumel. She shares the fun they had as they cruised, along with historical facts she learned, and cruising tips.
绿山墙下的约定:加拿大著名作家露西.蒙哥马利追踪(图版中文游记)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
一百多年来,一位红发的雀斑小女孩,赢得了世界各地5000万读者的心。她,就是世界文学经典“绿山墙的安”的主角安。 小说的作者露西.蒙哥马利,在读者的要求和驱动下,也开始安系列小说的创作,达8部之多,成为世界文学的经典。 小说的读者,有文豪马克.吐温,伟人丘吉尔,英国王妃凯特等。那些寄托着童年梦想的读者,甚至纷纷起程去王子岛,以验证读小说时的印象。 “绿山墙下的约定”的作者,是定居在多伦多的一位中国人,更是露西的当代粉丝。他,曾驱车6000多公里,前去王子岛追寻露西的一个个踪迹;更在四季的轮转中,踏遍了露西在安大略所走过的土地。 作为多伦多许多华文报刊的专栏或专稿作者,他曾把这些寻访的经历,写下了系列博文。因为图文并茂,娓娓道来,所以赢得了许多网友的追捧。后来,又在报刊上登载。全部的图文,就是这本书册。读完再去,才更精彩。本书一定能为您的露西追踪之旅添彩。 ISBN:97813
Roll's Round the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In 2007 Rowley decided to backpack around the World for over a year. The mission: to inject some change and new experiences into his dull and predictable life. This is a light-hearted and humorous travel diary of his time in the USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia and The Philippines..
Pátria Atravessada
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Um olhar humorístico sobre Portugal durante o ano do Centenário da República.
What I Discovered on Cayo Costa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
What's it like to camp on the beach on Florida's most beautiful barrier island? Cayo Costa State Park lies just off shore, west of Fort Myers, Florida. Here is a personal account, full of descriptions of nature and of the inward journey of walking the length of Cayo Costa and experiencing its intensely personal effect. Other guides give facts. What I Discovered on Cayo Costa puts you there.
My Honolulu Island Adventures
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Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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.
Hành trình về Đất Phật
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Price: Free! Words: 46,800. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Hành hương về quê hương Đức Phật là niềm mong ước của biết bao Phật tử trên toàn thế giới. Duyên may đã cho tôi cơ hội được về thăm đất Phật trước khi bước sang lục tuần. Ký sự du lịch ngắn này chỉ mong chia sẻ với bằng hữu một ít hiểu biết trên đường đi, mong tạo ra một chút cảm hứng cho bạn bè để lên kế hoạch cho những cuộc hành hương về xứ Phật sắp tới.
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
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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.
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
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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.
As the Ice Melts: Letters from Antarctica
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
I had the privilege of spending the 1985-1986 summer in Antarctica and these are the newsletters sent to my family and friends while I was “on the Ice.”
On the Shores of Avalon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a story about family and love on Catalina Island off the California coast. This island paradise was inhabited by different groups of Native Americans for over 7,000 years. In 1542 they greeted the first European explorer, Don Juan Rodriquez Cabrillo. Sixty years later, Don Sebastian Viscaino of Spain stopped by the Island while exploring the California coast looking for good ports.
Ten Months in Guangxi
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
Cocuy Sniffing in Colombia: Walking one of South America's classic treks
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 15. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell sets out to trek and climb in the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy, an area which was previously a stronghold of drug funded guerrillas who would have regarded a climber, especially a foreign one, as easy ransom money. What he finds is a green and pleasant land of mountains, lakes and glaciers which belie Colombia's reputation as a den of terrorism. This is the diary of his journey.
Virgin Conquests: First Ascents in Ladakh
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: British English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell sets out with a new group of companions from Leh in northern India, near the banks of the Indus and surrounded by mountains, across the Khardung La, to spend two weeks trekking in a remote valley near the Pakistani border. His objective is to explore the region and find an unclimbed Himalayan peak to climb. This is the diary of his journey.
Langsamkeit des Reisens: Mit dem Fahrrad von Aachen nach Stuttgart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: German. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Nicht immer mus es schnell sein. Nicht immer muss man mit dem Auto oder dem Zug reisen. So machte ich mich mit dem Fahrrad auf die lange Reise...
Tigers and Tamangs: How not to do a Nepalese adventure travel reconnaissance
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Mark Horrell sets off on an adventure travel reconnaissance with his friends who own a Nepalese trekking agency. On a desperate crusade to see a tiger in Bardia National Park they experience a bizarre set of escapades involving the Nepalese Army, a tame rhino and a surreal rafting trip. After visiting the birthplace of Buddha they are then terrorised by leeches on a monsoon trek.
The Tomb of Chewang Nima: An expedition to climb Baruntse in Eastern Nepal
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,600. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
One of the pros of climbing in Nepal is that it's possible to have great experiences just trekking to the foot of a mountain, before even starting to climb it. But it had been an unlucky year in the Himalayas for many climbers, and Mark Horrell arrived to climb Baruntse just days after it had claimed the life of one of the greatest of all Sherpas. This is the diary of his expedition.