Books tagged: adventure travel

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Stealing Fatima's Hand
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,110. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by Vox Humana Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“ …Finally a grand taxi stopped and offered to take us to the train station for the unbelievably low fare of twenty dirham, so unbelievably low, that I was not a little disappointed when the driver didn’t rob us, slit our throats, and dump our bodies into the Strait of Gibraltar… “ Stealing Fatima’s Hand is a collection of narratives presenting an alternative view of Morocco.
China Silk Road Adventures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travelling by train across the Silk Road from Beijing to Kashgar is an established tourist route. It offers adventure, history and an opportunity to meet some of the cultures that you’ll find along the Silk Road. This is the story of a couples quest to meet these people, of experiencing their culture and their foods. The journey ends as they connect up with the Karakorum Highway into Pakistan.
Machu Picchu and the Incas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a couples search to explore and understand the culture of the Incas and the meaning behind the legendary lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu. They meet the people behind the legends and visit Lake Titicaca the legendary birthplace of the Incas. Illustrated with color photographs.
Cruising Cape Horn and Patagonia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Cape Horn has long been a place of adventure, history and fear. Almost every ocean sailor has had a dream of sailing round Cape Horn. It is the ultimate sailing challenge. Join this couple as they take a cruise round Cape Horn on the 70,000 ton cruise ship Splendour of the Seas. Afterwards they returned to spend ten days exploring Patagnia.
Brazil Beaches and Waterfalls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Brazil is one of the most interesting and diverse countries on earth. It is a great tourist destination. This is the story of a couples two weeks vacation in Brazil and the story of the places that they visited and the people that they met. Not everything was as straightforward as expected but overall the holiday was an exciting adventure.
What the Hell Are We Doing Here! [Across the Sahara to West and Central Africa by Land Rover]
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Three friends confronting middle-age set out to explore the world and the great sweep of people who inhabit it. 4WD across the Sahara to Africa - sights & adventures from one of the world’s most colourful overland routes. For travellers, 4WD enthusiasts, and armchair adventurers. For iPad & similar - 180 colour photos, links to videos. Greyscale version also available "Across the Sahara..."
How Josh Met Mister Grumpy
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is the story of a boy, Josh, who accidentally comes upon the most amazing thing he's ever seen--something that he will never forget. What an adventure!
Sacred Ground & Holy Water: One Man's Adventures in the Wild
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A collection of travel stories filled with humor, tragedy, adventure, sexual innuendo, and spiritual insight. Lyn Fuchs should be called Lyndiana Jones. He has survived enraged grizzlies, erupting volcanoes, Japanese swordfights, and giant squid tentacles. He has contracted malaria, typhoid, salmonella, and lovesickness around the world.
Jumping Ships - The global misadventures of a cargo ship apprentice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,320. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Book two in David's humorous travel series. ‘Packed with enough ship board hilarity to make the reader literally weep with laughter, Ocean Boulevard and Jumping Ships are probably the funniest maritime-themed books in print today.' Ships Monthly ...laughs aplenty, but also top notch writing about the seas, ships and those who sail on them... Sea Breezes Magazine
Passage to Alaska
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Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sam embarks on a journey to Alaska fulfilling a life-long dream. After devoting all his energy to a career that now has no use for him he begins this journey believing he can escape from all he deplores. Yet a powerful force awaits him. One that is captivating and even bewitching. Alaska is more than a place it is a spirit. Will Sam allow Alaska’s spirit to re-kindle his own spirit?