Books tagged: bicycle touring

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Riding Solo: Recollections in Western Taiwan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Riding Solo: Recollections in Western Taiwan is a detailed summary of the many encounters that Xuyun Zeng experienced while biking through the many lonely roads on his quest from the south of Taiwan to Taipei. What started as a holiday turned out to be one of the most emotionally-wrenching trips that is filled with experiences from the outright bizarre to unexpected.
Sam, the Strawb Part
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Sam dresses up as a pirate and attaches a jolly roger to his rickety bicycle to hijack as many strawberries as he can. The five-century-old Commodore Swinkill tries to hunt him down. The strawberry-buckling chase criss-crosses Canada and unites the people behind the young buccaneer. All proceeds from this story go to Children at Risk in support of children with autism spectrum disorders.
Mainly in High Gear A cycling guide around Lake Constance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A cycling guide around Lake Constance, not just the BOSEE route, with excursions to the north, the south and the west of the lake.
Bicycle Voyages: Elements of a Successful Cycling Tour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Ever dreamed of taking off across your state, your country, or maybe even the world on your bicycle? Just you, whatever you can carry, and the road? Then Bicycle Voyages is the ultimate resource to help you make that dream a reality. Emily Metzloff, a seasoned bike tourist and former tour leader, walks you through everything you need to know about planning and executing a successful tour.
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1993 Russia was open for exploration. Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off one Spring morning to traverse this great country by bike. Encounters with wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses provided an extraordinary experience of a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism and now held together by amazing hospitality and dodgy vodka.
Snakeskins and Signposts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
Cycling in Europe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Hints and Tips for Touring Cyclists about finding accommodation, hiring a bike, emergencies, route planning, public transport backup, rules of the road and the weather.
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
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You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?
Vagabond on a Bicycle
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You set the price! Words: 54,670. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Vagabond on a Bicycle comprises 16 articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
The Pedal Inn Weekender: the Bicycle Cookbook for Lovers of Adventure and Good Eating
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Outdoor cooking
Everybody loves food, many love bicycles, and more people all the time are learning to love the bike camping holiday. Too few, however, eat exceptionally well while doing so. Enter the Pedal Inn, where San Francisco cyclists and cooking enthusiasts Nick and Lindy share their love of adventure and good eating in this original, pocket-sized cookbook for food-loving cyclists everywhere.