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Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Sail Away - Everything You Need to Know About Working on Cruise Ships by Cody Beeler
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Have you ever wanted to get paid to travel? Sail Away is a complete guide to doing just that by working on cruise ships. This book is full of insider knowledge and behind the scene information that will tell you everything you want to know about working on a cruise ship. Stop dreaming of the beach, warm weather, and traveling the world and let Sail Away be your guide to a new job at sea.
Sail Away by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
FREE for a limited time this true story is sister to 'Square Peg in a Round Hole.' Travelling to London, England in 1956 was an eye-opening experience for a little girl from Lima, Ohio. This true short story relates her perspective over a five day period while travelling on the RMS Queen Elizabeth with her mother and two younger brothers. The tale finishes with an ending you might not expect!
Ensenada Between the Storms by Kenn Brody
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Cadenza Blue Water Sailing Experience from the ships log. Eleven days at sea beyond Cabo san Lucas.
The Floating Gourmet - How To Cook On The Move by Jean Wolfrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is a travel/cook book describing a once in a lifetime cruising journey across the Atlantic ocean to Europe and back again. You will read about how to cook gourmet meals at sea in a galley kitchen. This is a close and personal adventure experiencing all the wonders and joys of life on a boat and the problems of breaking down both boat and people. Maybe make your own journey and eat gourmet.
Throughout All Manner Of Things by Jean Tyrrell
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
The three month trip around Britain was a mind blowing adventure for the Tyrrells. Sailing in unpredictable British waters was a constant challenge full of excitement, trepidation, beautiful scenery, industrial wastelands, a cupboard full of decent wine, fish and chips by the bucket load and a good cake in every port.
Panama Canal, Russia, and Danube River: Armchair Travel Series by Pauline Hager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: American English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Join Pauline as she narrates an 18 day ocean cruise thru the Panama Canal, filled with excitement and adventure. Countries include Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Columbia, Jamaica and Grand Cayman Islands. A fascinating 13 day Russian River Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg, included 4 islands, and a 16 day historic Danube River Cruise from Romania to Germany.
Cruising with a Disabled Loved One by Joseph P. Badame
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A cruise can be a wonderful therapy for a spouse who becomes disabled, especially from a stroke. It can have many healing powers and be of great assistance to recovery. But, let’s not rush into it. Read this story before you embark on this adventure. Use it as a guide to inform and to determine if it is right for you and your spouse.
Cargo by Jack Sender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,500. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is slow travel, an Atlantic crossing the old way. No phone, internet, ice sculptures or dinner show with comic host. This is an account of what occurs when Jack convinces Meridith, instead of flying, to take a cargo ship home from Europe. It is a journey of nautical miles, knowledge and insight, good food, abiding friendship and transformation. Come aboard.
High Seas Drifter (Cruise Confidential 4) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The surprise ending to the Cruise Confidential series! An epic sail into the sunset. Romance. Discovery. Lawsuits. One fascinating year on the world's largest sailing vessel, plying the Mediterranean was the highlight of four years at sea - and the end. It wasn't the betrayal that bothered him so much, but the lawsuits.
Unsinkable Mister Brown (Cruise Confidential 3) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,830. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
USA Best Book Award winner, double Book of the Year Award nominee, and Paris Book Festival winner. From 3X Book of the Year winning author Brian David Bruns comes a true, hilarious, and surprisingly fiery international love affair across three continents and several seas. The full story of why troubled souls seek escape by working at sea.
Ship for Brains (Cruise Confidential 2) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,410. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
From 3X Humor Book of the Year winning author Bruns, Ship for Brains takes on cruise ship art auctioneers: a society brimming with odd personalities drawn to the stress and isolation that invariably lead to alcohol and a Hell-may-care attitude. The burn-out rate is phenomenal, but when it works, you are king of the world. This ain't no galley tour.
The Hawaiian Chronicles – Our Hawaiian Cruise Adventures by Paul R. Wonning
Series: Travels Across America Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Hawaiian cruise is an excellent way to explore the Hawaiian Islands. It can also be the adventure of a lifetime as the traveler embarks on an unforgettable journey. The author hopes you enjoy this
Confessions of a Cruise Lecturer by Ronald J. Leach
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism
“Confessions of a Cruise Lecturer” is based on my experiences. You will learn many things from this book, including what cruise lines are looking for, how to work with a booking agency, how to lecture in a cruise ship environment, what the cruise lines expect from you, and how to manage your cruise lecturing career.
A Get-Acquainted Cruise by Sabra Hunter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Twins Sabra and Sidra are celebrating their 50th birthday by taking their first ever cruise together. Accompanying them is the newest addition to their family, Aunt Eleanor, who is celebrating her recent marriage to the twins' uncle by joining them in a "husbandless honeymoon." The port call antics of these three as they sail their way around Italy are not to be missed!
Cruise for Free by Allen G. Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
I make several dream cruises a year for free, and you can too. This isn't magic. It is merely that you have something that is of value to the cruise line that you can exchange for free passage to exotic ports around the world, all the while enjoying the lifestyles of the rich and famous.
Sea and Motion Sickness by Anton Swanepoel
Series: Scuba Diving Books. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Don't let motion sickness spoil your travels, follow the advice in this book.
On the Surface by Connie Dickmeyer
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 129,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Two young entertainers elude the mob and serendipitously stumble upon a livelihood performing at sea. It was the 1970s, when Captains were kings and pretty dancers made them beg, when passengers read books in deck chairs facing the ocean spray, and when solid ships, unfazed by rough seas, turned disaster into romance.
Our On Board Life -- A Love Story About Two Rookie Boaters Living the Dream, Loving the Lifestyle, and Learning Everything from Scratch -- Volume 1 by Darrell Grob
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
It is rare when someone gets to actually live their dream, but Skipper Darrell did! Follow him, along with his wife, on their good ship Why Knot, as they cruise America's Great Loop, America's greatest boating adventure. It's not a guide book or travelogue, but a collection of the best stories of their adventure.