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Flying 7 Continents Solo by Harry R Anderson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
FLYING 7 CONTINENTS SOLO is the fascinating account of a pilot flying alone across the world in a small single-engine airplane to achieve the rare goal of landing on all seven continents. This book will appeal to pilots and anyone interested in international travel from a unique perspective - the cockpit of a small plane.
Tales of H by Terry Howe
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 143,020. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A humorous travelogue of the Americas as seen through the eyes of "H", a British Contract Engineer who spent forty five years meandering around the world, catching the idiosyncrasies and weird differences of the varied peoples he encounters along the way. H is an optimist and was a survivor, out on the edge of life where few went
Requiem for a Vagabond: Middle Aged in the Middle East by English Teacher X
Series: English Teacher X: The Burnout Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
At age 40, English Teacher X makes a major life change. He leaves behind a world of debauchery and drunkenness in Russia, and takes a job in the strictest Islamic Kingdom in the Middle East. His life suddenly full of sunshine, sobriety, and an adult-type salary, he finds himself content. But things rarely run smoothly in the world according to ETX, and soon he finds himself adrift again ...
198: How I Ran Out of Countries* by Gunnar Garfors
Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 160,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Gunnar Garfors is the youngest hobby traveler to have visited all 198 countries in the world. The globetrotter has deftly woven his experiences together into a story that takes the reader on an emotive ride and establishes a connection with him and his quest. Expect outrageous tales grouped in original themes, complete with own chapters for every country.
In Search of Simplicity: A True Story that Changes Lives by John P. Haines
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Reading like a page turning novel, In Search of Simplicity is the author's true, exciting and serendipitous journey through the wilds of Papua New Guinea, the Himalayas, around the planet and into the heart of life guaranteed to change the way you see the world. This inspiring travel adventure provides a gateway into a life of deeper meaning and simplicity for every reader.
Planes Trains & Sinking Boats by Stephen Liddell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
I've always enjoyed travelling, getting off the beaten track away from the crowds & the beaches. The problem with adventure and going off the beaten track though is that things can and do go wrong, sometimes hilariously, sometimes dangerously but ALWAYS unexpectedly! Planes, Trains and Sinking Boats is a collection of funny travel stories from across the world.
Slithering South by Steve Van Beek
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 160,390. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A wild, often hilarious, ride down Thailand's longest river. A tiny teak boat set in the Ping River deep in the Golden Triangle takes the author on a 58-day voyage of discovery through Thailand's heart. Along the way, he meets Sin the Buffalo Man, the Cowboys of Tha Sala, Jamrat and the "Boom Boom Girl", and dozens of other intriguing characters. One dark night, poachers prey on him; on another, h
All The Way To Argentina by Carol Sirimarco
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,870. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Come along with us, seven intrepid travelers, on the adventure of a lifetime as we traveled over 23,000 miles through sixteen countries in a 24’ Class A motorhome. We started our journey in Los Angeles, California, January of 1978. We drove south through Mexico, Central America, and into South America.
Teaching and Learning in Japan: An English Teacher Abroad by Brian Schell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 233,910. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
If you’ve ever considered going overseas to teach or are curious about what it’s like to live in Japan as an American, this book is for you. I went to Japan, but many of the problems and situations I came across would be the same anywhere. I discuss the stresses of getting trained in a university-level TEFL course, getting over there, learning my way around, and getting through day-to-day life.
An African Odyssey by Peter Winton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160,600. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Peter Winton sets out alone on a 10,000 mile journey around Africa. He travels the hard way overland, encountering astonishing hardship and poverty, but also some of the most extraordinary natural wonders on the planet. On an odyssey into the unknown, where chance encounter is everything and where contentment and joy are found in the ordinary, the everyday, and the most unexpected of places.
From Castanets to Conscription by Austin Macauley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It's 1957 and Peter Mardle receives two letters on the same day - one giving details of his call-up for National Service, and the other from his cousin in Spain inviting him to stay with her and her GI husband. What would you do?
Brauner Benz (Erster Teil) by Markus Besold
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,700. Language: German. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
»Markus Besold ist ein Bürgerschreck, Rumtreiber, Abenteurer und Mercedesfahrer. Jahrelang kurvte er mit seinem 200 D der W123-Baureihe um den Globus, die Erlebnisse und Fotos hat er unter 'Reiseberichte' auf seiner Internetseite zusammengefaßt: brauner-benz.de« Oldtimer Markt 10/2008
Living the Dream by Ben Beiske
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,220. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Living the Dream - or how to leave everything you know behind and travel the world for three years. One day, the author quits his fast-paced corporate job, sells most of his belongings and leaves on a world trip - and never looks back. This book closely follows his journey, giving intriguing insights into the countries and cultures that he encountered along the way.
The World Peace Journals by Ben Gilbert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Himalayan Journey into Madness, Mayhem and Adventure ! "Adventure as it should be - just do it and damn the rest!" - Ian Thurlby, founder of The Blue Space Guides' Co-operative.
The Dog's Rollocks by Laura Tong
Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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.
The Red Eye by David Blatt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,260. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
For any normal individual, a round the world trip of a lifetime would mean abandoning all thoughts of everyday life and embracing a jetset lifestyle. Not so David Blatt. While his long-suffering wife Hélène embarked upon a 90,000 mile global odyssey with thoughts of tickingoff as many of the world's wonders as possible, David felt the magnetic pull of the other love of his life, Manchester United.
Roll's Round the World by Rowley Macklin
Price: Free! Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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..
Eighteen: In Cross-country Odyssey by Benjamin Anderson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by John Guevin. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
At eighteen years of age Benjamin is about to graduate from high school when he decides to embark cross-country in a van in 2003. Benjamin journeys into the South, Midwest, and all of the way west to California.
Riding2Recovery: a journey within a journey by Graeme Willgress
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
This book tells the story of a man who is on two journeys. The first is a life-long battle with mental health, and the second involves a bicycle. Having suffered a serious breakdown the author returns to cycling after a twenty year gap.Deciding he wants to cycle around the entire coast of Britain, unsupported and alone, the author begins an epic and lifechanging challenge....
Lebanese Nuns Don't Ski by Paul Bradbury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,020. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
So what would you do if your wife ran off with a hairy truck driver? From self-indulgent moping to the prisons of Rwanda, a plane crash in Eritrea, gun battle in the West Bank, and chess with an Afghan refugee in Iran, personal loss and pain assumes a global perspective, as the author embarks on a 9-month journey of escape to hitchhike from a village pub in Oxfordshire to South Africa.
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