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Slow Travels-California
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The updated version of Slow Travels-California explores this State's history along the present and previous routes of U.S. Highways 40, 50, 60, 99, and 395. Come explore the rich and varied history of the Golden State. This guide provides in-depth information about historic sites, landmarks, and legends along California's highways. Maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
Cruising the Inside Passage Alaska
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a couples cruise through the Inside Passage from Vancouver to Alaska on the cruise ship, Radiance of the Seas. It describes the ship, their onboard activities, meals, their shore excursions and provides useful tips about making this popular cruise one of your best ever. It ends in Vancouver and Vancouver Island and a stay at the legendary Empress Hotel and Butchart Gardens
Historical Cities-Savannah, Georgia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
Historical Cities-Savannah explores the rich history of Savannah, Georgia, and over 45 historic sites and landmarks within the city. A walkable map is included, as well as GPS coordinates for all listed historic sites. The history of Savannah and the background information for each site are based on the American Guides of the 1930's and 40's.
Historical Cities-Baltimore, Maryland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
Historical Cities-Baltimore explores the history of Baltimore and over 50 of its historic sites. The background text is based on the American Guides of the 1930's and 40's. Guide maps are provided for walking and driving tours, and GPS coordinates for listed historic sites are also included.
Slow Travels-Blue Ridge Parkway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of the Slow Travels Series commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the beginning of the Blue Ridge Parkway construction. The segments of the parkway are separated into the Virginia and North Carolina sections. This guide is not intended to be a history of the Blue Ridge Parkway, but a guide to the history which lies along it and in the surrounding region.
Slow Travels-Georgia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
U.S. Highways 17, 23, 41, and 27 travel the state from north to south, and U.S. 80 and 84 explore from the Atlantic to the Alabama State Line. Along these highways, historic sites and landmarks are laid out for the leisure driver to enjoy. Entertaining and educational, these guides are for both the individual traveler and the entire family. Maps and GPS Coordinates are provided.
Slow Travels-Florida
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of Slow Travels follows U.S. Highways 1, 27, 90, and 301 through the State, examining a cross-section of Florida and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Also included is U.S. Highway 41 along the Tamiami Trail. Maps provide a reference guide, and GPS Coordinates are listed at the end of each route. Look for others in the series at www.americanautotrails.com.
Slow Travels-South Carolina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This installment of the Slow Travels series explores the Palmetto State of South Carolina. The routes followed in this exploration are U.S. Highways 17, 25, 52, and 178. From the Atlantic Coast, including Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Beaufort, and Hilton Head, to the Cherokee Piedmont on the North Carolina State Line, South Carolina's history is unveiled along these routes.
American Auto Trails-South Carolina's U.S. Highways 25 and 178
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition in the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highways 25 and 178 through the western side of South Carolina, from the Cherokee Foothills along the North Carolina Line to the Low Country along the Savannah River. Driving Maps as well as GPS Coordinates for all listed Historic Sites are included.
Slow Travels-North Carolina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of Slow Travels explores North Carolina. U.S. 1 hosts from Virginia, through Raleigh to Rockingham. U.S. 17 parallels the Atlantic through the state’s Albemarle to Cape Fear. U.S. 52 bisects the state from the upper Piedmont to the Pee Dee River. U.S. 70 travels from the Atlantic to the Blue Ridge. Finally, the Blue Ridge Parkway travels the crest of the Appalachians.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highway 1, America’s Main Street, as it crosses the state of North Carolina from north to south. Along its journey, it passes through the capital of Raleigh and past the industrial mines which produced coal and gold. A Driving Map and GPS Coordinates for all listed historic sites are included.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 17
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of the American Auto Trails series travels the Ocean Highway, as U.S. 17 is also known as, through the Albemarle region of North Carolina, inland of the Outer Banks and Albemarle Sound. This territory is rich in American Colonial history, with many references to the sailing trade which once flourished here. A Driving Map and a list of GPS Coordinates for all listed historic sites.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 70
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition in the American Auto Trails series explores the route of U.S. 70 across North Carolina, from the coastal town of Atlantic to the Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee State Line. U.S. 70 travels through the heart of the state, connecting the cities of Raleigh, Durham, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and Asheville. Driving maps and GPS Coordinates are provided for all listed historic sites.
Historical Cities-New Orleans, Louisiana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the French Quarter and surrounding area of New Orleans. Simple to use maps provide make a walking tour of the city's historic sites entertaining and educational. GPS coordinates are provided for the more tech savvy user. More than 50 sites are identified, with text backgrounds based on the 1930's and 40's American Guide Series.
Historical Cities-San Francisco, California
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores landmarks and sites within the city of San Francisco. Over 50 sites are divided into the east and west side of the northern end of the Peninsula. Maps and GPS coordinates are included.
Historical Cities-Providence, Rhode Island
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of the Historical Cities series explores the many historical sites and landmarks of Providence, Rhode Island.Over 85 historical buildings, sites, houses, and other landmarks are described with detailed backgrounds and easy-to-use walking and driving maps. GPS coordinates are also provided for the more tech savvy traveler. Historical information is based on the American Guide Series.
Historical Cities-Chicago, Illinois
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This installment in the Historical Cities series explores the varied ethnic and industrial history of Chicago. Over 70 historical points of interest are described, in the Loop as well as the North, West, and South Sides. Historical backgrounds are based on the American Guides series of the 1930's and 40's. GPS coordinates are provided for those who would like to plan out their own tour.
Historical Cities-Newport, Rhode Island
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the colonial seaport of Newport, Rhode Island. Over 75 historical sites and landmarks are identified with historic backgrounds and maps providing easy navigation to each site, by both on foot and by car.
Up the Winter Trail
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Winter in coastal British Columbia is supernatural. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle, with emphasis on the people and local geography. Hiking and survival off the grid in coastal BC, where mountains drop into the sea and individuals possess self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Winter hiking adventures in the Powell River area, including numerous photos and maps.
Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Off-road riding on quads and motorcycles in the region surrounding Powell River, BC. From Desolation Sound to Jervis Inlet, coastal British Columbia at its best. Canadian stories about the Sunshine Coast, focusing on quad destinations and the people who ride. Off-the-grid lifestyles are explored by the author of the series 'Coastal British Columbia Stories.'