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Snowshoes and Shipton: Climbing Muztag Ata in the Chinese Pamirs
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
The great mountain explorer Eric Shipton failed to reach the summit of Muztag Ata, vomited from exhaustion on the way down and arrived back with frostbite. Undeterred by Shipton's failure, Mark Horrell thought he'd have a go at the mountain himself. Despite its gentle appearance, it reaches an impressive height of 7546m, higher than he'd ever climbed before. This is the diary of his adventure.
Islands in the Snow: Climbing Nepal's trekking peaks
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: British English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Two friends set out on a trek in the Khumbu region of Nepal which involved climbing two trekking peaks - Mera Peak and Island Peak - and crossing the difficult Amphu Labtse pass. One of them had climbed Mera in 2004, and the other had climbed Island in 2005, but neither of them had done both or crossed the Amphu Labtse. This is the diary of their journey.
Yakking with the Thunder Dragon: Walking Bhutan's epic Snowman Trek
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
More people have climbed Everest than completed the Snowman Trek. Mark Horrell sets out to walk the famous long-distance trail in the magical Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where economic welfare is measured not in Gross Domestic Product, but a commodity known as Gross National Happiness. Along the way he encounters feisty yaks and dramatic mountain landscapes. This is his travel diary.
Traveling Tips
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
First time travelers often wonder what they should take with them and are anxious that they will not have sufficient clothing or toiletries with them. If you don’t want to be bogged down with heavy bags wherever you go, then always remember less is more when packing and only take the essentials with you.
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.
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.
LIVING IN A DREAM PLACE WITH 425 EUROS A MONTH
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Its a true story of my budget holidays which i want to show that dreams of living in a wonderful place can come true with a small amount of money.
Costa Rica a Land for all Seasons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This e-Book is a detailed description of one couple's experience with two trips to Costa Rica. One in the dry season and one during the rains. Each trip was different and fascinating in its own way. We found a small country with a lot to say concerning ecology, peace and responsibility for the environment. We thoroughly enjoyed the tropical experience with a friendly and engaging people.
How I Backpacked Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
How I Backpacked Europe is a short recount of my backpacking experience. I took the leap of faith a few years back, before becoming a travel agent and then onto travel writer. I have also written detailed guides on how to backpack Europe, but in this eBook I want to share with you my journey and where I had backpacked and some of the experiences I had overseas.
Doing the Dales Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Take one person and a rucksack, put them in a market town in West Yorkshire, and point them towards Windermere. If they've not instantly leaped in a car, hailed a cab or run to the train station, then chances are that they're doing the Dales Way. Andrew Bowden was one such person. And this is his tale.
Traveling in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a true story transcribed from a friend's emailed description of his travels through China as an English teacher.
Imoto, Feet, and Minitaxis
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Price: Free! Words: 150. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This travel book explores the busy city of Johannesburg,South Africa. Each unfiltered image takes you on a journey as if you were traveling by imoto (car), your feet, or a minitaxi during daily living in this dynamic city.
Ταξιδιωτικαί σημειώσεις
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: Greek. Published: December 14, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Ο Μιχαήλ Μητσάκης, Έλληνας δημοσιογράφος και πεζογράφος, υπήρξε ένας από τους σημαντικότερους εκπροσώπους της Νέας Αθηναϊκής Σχολής. Ανέλαβε πολλές δημοσιογραφικές αποστολές και κατέγραψε τις ταξιδιωτικές του εμπειρίες.
The Ascent of Manaslu: Climbing the world's eighth highest mountain
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: British English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell sets out to climb Manaslu with regular climbing partners Mark and Ian in Autumn 2011. A more luckless trio of wannabe mountaineers would be hard to find. Between them they had made no fewer than eight attempts to climb an 8000 metre peak without success. Would it be any different this time? This is the story of their expedition.
Noonan's European Blog
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
On their six month trip through Europe, the Noonans posted a series of monthly blogs back home to Australia. Everyone back home said they were a very entertaining read, so here they are for you all to enjoy.
A Year in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A Year in China is the Journal of a mother with 2 toddlers that followed her husband across the world. Leaving their comfortable house in a small city in Michigan to go to a rural Chinese city with 2 million people. This shows what daily life in Asia is really like. It is from the perspective of a stay at home mom who supported her husband's dream to teach English in a foreign land.
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.
Dreams Of Fluffy White Towels
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Trapped in a dead end job within a faceless Government department, Bobby Diablo bought an air ticket on a whim and set off travelling, thinking "this will be easy". Turns out it wasn't. With a tiny rucksack, a wet weather poncho and only four pairs of boxer shorts, Bobby emailed his exciting adventures back to his adoring public on a weekly basis to prove that he really was travelling.
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.
Stories From The Field: Volunteers Around The World Share Their Journeys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Volunteering abroad is a growing travel trend--one that changes lives worldwide, both for volunteers and the communities they serve. This book brings you 15 stories from travelers who've had the chance to volunteer throughout the Americas, Africa, and Asia.