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The Way, My Way
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Camino memoir written in the humorous vein of Bill Bryson or Eric Newby, Australian film director Bill Bennett walks the ancient 500 mile pilgrimage route across Spain, determined to give back a micro-fibre towel lent to him by a hiker to help ice a "curmudgeon" of a knee. A spiritual journey that's both deeply moving, and laugh-out-loud funny.
27 Days a Pilgrim on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela
Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Despite quadruple heart bypass surgery, hospitalisation due to a complete mental breakdown after losing his younger son to chronic diabetes, and being plagued by self-doubt at having to walk 25 kilometres per day for an entire month, 64 year-old Australian author Michael Thornton sets out to trek the iconic 800km Camino de Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage across northern Spain.
The Appalachian Trail Girl's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
An Appalachian Trail planning guide and thru-hiking memoir, in this book you will find: ·Advice and first-hand knowledge on being a solo, female, long-distance hiker ·Budget-friendly gear and logistical planning ·Mental preparation for the highs and lows of thru-hiking ·The best section hikes and must visit locations for each state ·Stories from the author's journey along the trail
Steps Out of Time: One Woman's Journey on the Camino
Price: $5.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Steps Out of Time is a deeply reflective memoir on aging and the pace of modern life as seen through the eyes of a fifty-seven-year-old wife, mother, and professional who worries that her recently diagnosed medical conditions might prevent her from accomplishing her goal.
Midland to Mackinac Trail Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 1 review)
This guide to the Midland to Mackinac Trail was written in 2018 from a once-through hike. The guide includes approximate mileages at landmarks/turns, water access points, potable water (usually seasonal), both formal and suggested camping spots, and certain other facilities.
Trekking the Mount Everest region of Nepal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,220. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
There is nowhere in the world quite like it...Once the domain of explorers and climbers, the Everest Himalaya of Nepal is now a popular trek. Jonathan Mitchell tells you all you need to know to prepare, plan and pull off an amazing trek to the foot of Mount Everest through the Himalayan foothills from Kathmandu. Detailed info on equipment, lodges, transport and the best trails and viewpoints.
Wild Flower Walker: A Pilgrimage to Nature on the Bibbulmun Track
Price: $7.99 $5.59 USD. (30% off!) Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
A travel story into the heart of nature. One woman on a 967km nature trail through Western Australia's wildflower filled bush. Amidst natural beauty and ever changing challenges unfolds the story of a bush pilgrimage, a gentle reweaving and reconnection of Self within the tapestry of Nature itself.
The Slacker Pilgrim Guide to the Camino de Santiago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Half travel tips and half travel memoir, The Slacker Pilgrim Guide to the Camino de Santiago is a humorous book about the famous pilgrim trail across the north of Spain. In April and May 2012, Sunshine Jen walked 550 miles on the Camino Frances to Santiago de Compostela then onto Finnisterre on the coast. She went looking for answers, but she came back with more questions and no blisters.
Behind the Albergue Door: Inspiration Agony Adventure on the Camino de Santiago
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A detailed and, according to the author's mom, hilarious account of the 5 weeks he and his wife spent hiking the popular 800 kilometre pilgrimage route, the Camino de Santiago, in the fall of 2012. It mixes stories, advice and humour in a way unique among travel books and is a terrific read for past pilgrims, future pilgrims, travel buffs, and those who simply love reading about people in pain.
Mendocino Outdoors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Mendocino Outdoors (Fifth Edition) is your guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast, including full-color maps of parks and outings along 100 miles of coastline. You’ll find spectacular ocean vistas, scenic drives, historic towns, old-growth redwood trees, and several rivers suitable for kayaks and canoes. There are excellent opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, and birdwatching.
My Journey to China
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
I traveled to China on business and for sightseeing over a seven year period and my travel diary shows what I enjoyed the most...riding horses in Beijing and seeing the Temple of Heaven, walking on the Great Wall of China, enjoying the beautiful landscapes of Guilin, and the wonderful and vibrant cities of Guangzhou and Hong Kong. There is so much waiting to be discovered in China.
Met Maeterlinck door Gent
Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 21. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2013 by Storytellers. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Beste lezer-wandelaar, wees welkom in de wereld van Maurice Maeterlinck, en in de stad Gent zoals die er in uw en mijn verbeelding bij lag in het eerste deel van de 20ste eeuw. Bij het Zuidstation wachtte hij in 1895 zijn grote liefde op, de Franse actrice Georgette Leblanc, om haar mee te nemen voor een wandeling door "zijn" stad, zoals ze ook in zijn verbeelding bestond. Volgt u me?
Best Hiking in Southwest Colorado around Ouray, Telluride, Silverton and Lake City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Updated in 2019. An opinionated guide to the best hikes in the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado around Ouray, Telluride, Silverton and Lake City. The hikes range from 6 - 12.5 miles per day. The guide describes the basecamps, identifying local service, nearby attractions and non-hiking day activities. Trails include detailed descriptions, ratings, elevation profiles, maps and photos.
We Pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
When on a sunny morning in the autumn of 2003 I stepped off a train in León to begin my first ever Camino I really had no idea what lay ahead.
Chiang Mai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Chiang Mai, eine Stadt im Norden von Thailand, ist eine exotische Stadt, die viele Besucher fasziniert. Es gibt eine äußerst sehenswerte Altstadt, mit historischen Tempeln, doch man kann hier auch Schlittschuhlaufen, obwohl die Stadt in den Tropen liegt. In diesem Buch werden die schönsten Attraktionen von Chiang Mai und der Umgebung beschrieben.
Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History you can sense the presence of the ancient Romans and feel what it was like to live on Rome's most northern frontier. Vivid descriptions and 130+ photographs and illustrations of northern England and the archaeological remains depict life on The Wall—now and then.
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino is a story of hiking the Camino de Santiago. Come along with the author on this incredible 500 mile journey across northern Spain. Meet women from different nations. Discover why they chose to undertake this arduous adventure, what they learned, and why they would do it again.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...
Headin’ to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northeast Minnesota
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
“Headin’ to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northeastern Minnesota,” is the indispensable guide to anyone who owns or rents a cabin on or near the St. Croix River, the North Shore and the Arrowhead, describing trails in Chisago, Pine, Carlton, St. Louis, Lake, and Cook counties.
Living from the Heart with Lessons from the Camino de Santiago
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brooke shares the profound lessons of the Camino de Santiago as different stories applied to real life examples. This offers readers a glimpse into the ancient Camino approach to a balanced life. Sue Kenney author of My Camino

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