Books tagged: walking and hiking

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Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 20 Nature, History and Culture Tours in Chikuma City
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
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
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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, you’ll find seven châteaux, eleven churches, one abbey, two of France’s ‘most beautiful villages’, canal bridges, museums, old buildings and of course, the canal tunnel.
Ilovewalking France - The Burgundy Canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to Saint-Jean de Losne
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Covering only eighty-seven kilometres (fifty-four miles), this section of the canal from Pouilly-en-Auxois to Saint-Jean-de-Losne can be walked comfortably in five days. Although there are fewer distractions—such as the seven châteaux, eleven churches and abbey—than the section from Migennes to Pouilly-en-Auxois, it does have more than its fair share of beautiful lock houses and stunning scenery.
Tales from the Trails, Part 1 UK Trails
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $3.93 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
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!