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On The Road Again
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Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
The travel bug was biting again. It was time to be on the road again! Now was a good time to plan another long caravan holiday to Australia's southern States. New travel destinations as well as old travel destinations would be on our itinerary. Destinations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria awaited us. We were eager to go!
Spanking the Children of Paradise and Other Travel Tales of Cosmic Despair
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Price: Free! Words: 36,530. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Enjoy this collection of comic travel stories by the cosmically despairing Bad Mike who wanders aimlessly throughout Asia. Some stories are populated by elfin menaces—dirty, little girls that throw rocks at solitary travelers—on remote tropical islands. There is even an epic battle between truncheon wielding police and flower children, hippies, if you must. Even the hula hoop girls get spanked.
Reisgids voor de Droomwereld: een bestemming zonder veiligheidsgordels en reisdocumenten
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: Dutch. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Het lijkt vreemd dat er zo weinig, voor zover we weten zelfs geen, reisgidsen over de Droomwereld zijn geschreven. Tenslotte wordt deze reisbestemming zeer vaak bezocht, zelfs meerdere keren per etmaal en door sommigen zelfs 23 uur aan een stuk, en is het een immens populair bestemming. Niet enkel voor mensen, maar ook voor vele diersoorten.
The Five Minute Wine Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine
Tony Aspler says he is a wine evangelist, not a critic. Here he celebrates the pleasures of the grape and shares nuggets of wisdom. He offers tips for bluffing the best wine snobs, describes flying wine-serving Angels in Las Vegas, and can even use wine to fish. He recounts wine peccadillos of the powerful and shares details on the history and production of wine. Enjoy, glass in hand!
BACKPACKING IN 1952 with an Aussie through Scotland, Scandinavia and Western Europe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 1952 I went on a 2 month backpacking tour through Scotland, Scandinavia and Western Europe, a distance of 4.284 km of which 1.897km I hitch hiked by various means. My tour would not have been possible without the use of wonderful Youth Hostels in which I stayed virtually every night. In those years there were no i phones and my camera only had 8 exposures to a roll of film.
Beijing and Beyond: Eating (and spending) our way through China, with personal reflections on China’s coming-of-age criminal justice system... and of my fellow travelers, 1981
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This photograph-rich memoir recounts a three-week trek through China's criminal justice system in 1981, just emerging from the destruction of the Cultural Revolution. You'll visit some seldom-seen institutions, like prisons and reform schools, but also meander through amusing commentary on what it is like to travel with 30 "well-heeled" professionals with an inflated sense of their own importance.
Tam Gdzie Pieprz Rośnie: Kuchnia indyjska na wariackich papierach!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: Polish. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
„Tam Gdzie Pieprz Rośnie” to 7000 kilometrów w 30 dni dookoła Indii, to obsesja z kuchnią indyjską, to miłe i mniej miłe chwile w pociągach i autobusach, to nieustanne zaskakiwanie otoczeniem.
Allano's Travels from Venezuela to Brazil
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The adventures of an over sixties backpacker in South America. How to fill in those retirement years with excitement and new challenges and yet come home safely.
Jerusalem, City of the Great King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Guy Humphries. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Enjoy a day-by-day diary of our blessed journey from Hamburg, AR to Jerusalem, City of the Great King. Join us as we tour Judea, Galilee, Mt. of Olives, Bethlehem, Dead Sea, Masada, Quanran and a Walking Tour of the Old City, Jerusalem. Touring Jesus’ birthplace and where He walked and taught thrilled my heart.
All The Way To Argentina
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,870. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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.
The Devil Wears Clogs
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,240. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
What happens when you plunk down a thirty year-old culturally unaware management consultant in Heidelberg, Germany? I didn’t speak German. I didn’t have any experience working with Europeans. The Twin Towers had just collapsed, and I had no idea whether I would sink or swim. When I met my good-looking Dutch colleague and decided to take my next assignment in the Netherlands, I nearly drowned.
An Adventure Around Australia In a Ute
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This account of Suzanne Thompson's travels through Australia with her husband, Gary, conveys her enthusiasm for travelling to new places and communing closely with nature and its surroundings.
Travels in Turkey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,090. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author traveled around Turkey, with his turkish partner, and met many people far away from the developing tourist hot-spots. He stayed with Turkish people and their families, explored places where few Europeans have been; unspoiled coastal towns, remote villages in the Olympus mountains, medieval communities near the Black Sea coast and the amazing scenery and geology of Kapadokya.
Diary of a Pissed-Off Flight Attendant
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A brash, funny, and downright ballsy memoir about the ups and downs of a flight attendant's life in the air.
Linder in Botswana
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Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Linder journeys to South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and records it all in her journal. The highlights of the story are her excursions into the Makgadikgadi Pan, the Okavango Delta and the Chobe River.
A Bathtub in Our Garden
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Price: $5.17 USD. Words: 52,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An amusing account of the attempted ecological renovation of an ancient French farmhouse in the heart of the countryside.
Denali Nights: A Commercial Expedition to Climb Mt McKinley's West Buttress
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
There had been an unprecedented spell of good weather on Denali, a peak notorious for its severe conditions and cold temperatures that trapped climbers in storms for days on end. Would the weather hold for Mark Horrell's team or would they find themselves fighting to survive in the teeth of a storm? This is his account of a commercial expedition to climb the West Buttress.
Two Pensioners and a Porsche - The German Alpine Route and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Two Pensioners and a Porsche is a journal with photographic and video content compiled during a twenty two day car journey accross the Continent of Europe. The purpose of the journey was to explore The German Alpine Route, some 450 kilometres of alpine scenery from Lindau, Lake Constance Bavaria to the infamous Eagles Nest at Berchtesgaden. The journey then continues via.several countries Beyond.
The VISTA Alaska Letters - Little Russian Mission 1969 - 1970
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I arrived in Alaska in July 1969, accompanied by my wife Suzie, as a VISTA Volunteer. A few days in Anchorage were followed by several weeks of Yupik Eskimo language training at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. This training was offered to those of us who had been assigned to Yupik villages.
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!