Books tagged: walking and hiking

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Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 20 Nature, History and Culture Tours in Chikuma City
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Seen the big cities and tourist havens of Japan? This detailed guidebook provides you with a new and enchanting way to experience a fascinating part of the country, just 2 hours from Tokyo. Use the detailed English language maps and descriptions to tour the mountains, towns, villages and farms of Chikuma City in rugged Nagano, Japan, and learn many historical and cultural facts along the way.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Ueda City and Environs
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ueda City is in the east of Nagano Prefecture, in the center of Honshu Island, Japan. Less than two hours from Tokyo, the area has a wealth of hiking opportunities. Each tour in this book has a detailed English description, colour photographs, and a full-colour map. Even with no Japanese ability, readers will be able to navigate and enjoy these fascinating mountain hikes and historic city walks.
Peace Pilgrim: Walking Her Talk Against Hate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Imagine giving up everything you own and walking across the country…for 28 years! Meet Peace Pilgrim (1908-1981). With only the clothes on her back and no money, she crossed the U.S. seven times on foot, spreading her message of peace. She touched tens of thousands of lives, one step at a time. Never heard of her? Read the book and you’ll never forget her! Includes photos, glossary, reader's guide
Ilovewalking France - The Burgundy Canal from Migennes to Pouilly-en-Auxois
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Burgundy Canal between Migennes and Pouilly-en-Auxois offers the perfect combination of easy walking, rural scenery, small villages and historical splendour. Within easy walking distance or a shuttle bus ride from the canal are 7 chateaux, 11 churches, 2 abbeys, 2 of France’s ‘most beautiful villages’ and 40 other points of interest such as canal bridges, museums and the canal tunnel.
Ilovewalking France - The Burgundy Canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to Saint-Jean de Losne
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Burgundy Canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to St-Jean-de-Losne can be walked easily in 4 days. For the first 60 kilometres to Dijon, the canal takes a romantic winding path through some of the most glorious countryside imaginable and the ‘most beautiful village’ of Châteauneuf, perched high on a hill, will be impossible to walk past. From Dijon, the canal carves a straight line to St-Jean-de-Losne.
Tales from the Trails, Part 1 UK Trails
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Walking is good for you. It provides physical exercise and stimulates the senses. It gets you out and about. You see places that can only be reached on foot. It also has its moments, sometimes funny sometimes dangerous, plus mishaps and other adventures. This book is a collection of observations, stories, advice and photographs from the long-distance walks made by the author.
36" or Bust! A Pennine Way Challenge
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Price: $3.93 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Anecdotal memoirs of a novices attempt to conquer the longest, toughest walk in the UK, the Pennine Way. A collection of insights and humorous observations experienced along the walk and my attempt to battle it and me!