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Dnevnik mladog hodočasnika Dio VI. by Ianus Christius
Series: Dnevnik mladog hodočasnika. Price: Free! Words: 20,380. Language: Croatian. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Pretposljednji broj velike avanture donosi putovanje od malog naselja Drvenika i grada-luke Ploče, pa preko najjužnije kopnene točke RH, Prevlake, sve do ulaza u grad Vrgorac, rodno mjesto Tina Ujevića.
Dnevnik mladog hodočasnika Dio I. by Ianus Christius
Series: Dnevnik mladog hodočasnika. Price: Free! Words: 20,740. Language: Croatian. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(5.00 from 1 review)
Štovane čitateljice i čitatelji, predstavljam Vam prvi dio moje velike sportsko-turističko-duhovne avanture koja je trajala od 09.06. - 11.09.2012.; moje prve samostalne pješačke avanture na 1850 kilometara dugom putu kroz predjele zapadne i južne Hrvatske; od Zagrebačke regije preko Korduna i Gorskog kotara sve do Istre, Dalmacije i Like.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 20 Nature, History and Culture Tours in Chikuma City by Peter Ninnes
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 » By region(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Road Less Travelled - Camino Primitivo - by Ralf Becker
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 23,870. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Ralf Becker begins preparing for his first ever pilgrimage. Against the advice of his chiropractor he decides to take the most difficult route to Santiago - over the mountains on the Camino Primitivo. The ancient pilgrimage route is summed up by a question from a young Dutch man about whether he discovered anything profound in the mysticism of the Camino, and Becker’s simple answer.
A Traveler's Highway to Heaven: Exploring the History and Culture of Northern Spain on El Camino de Sanitago by William Bonville
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The perfect travel companion that adds historical and cultural meat to the bones of the hiker’s El Camino experience for those who yearn to course El Camino de Santiago without handling the rigors of walking the 800 kilometer Way.
Trekking the Mount Everest region of Nepal by J.W. Mitchell
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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.
Seductive Venice: In Casanova's Footsteps by Kathleen Ann Gonzalez
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Seductive Venice takes readers on seven walking tours of Venice to over 90 locations Giacomo Casanova visited--churches, bridges, statues, alleys, and canals, all with helpful maps. Discover where this famous lover gambled, drank, cajoled, loved, spied, and seduced. Historical sidebars and Casanova’s own words punctuate this entertaining romp through the life of Venice’s most famous lover.
Finding Mount Guyot by Buddha Palguta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,660. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A fast-paced, laugh-out-loud backpacking story about a whiskey-drinking, blue-collar kid from the flatlands of Cleveland, Ohio who gets it into his head that he wants to be a mountain man. Starting in 1977, this book follows Johnny Rez and a quirky cast of companions through fourteen rollicking adventures in the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Laughs, action, and romance.
Strong Camino Woman by Pauline Finlay-Molloy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Newfoundland grandmother decides to spice up her life of retirement by walking the 790-kilometre Camino Francés. She experiences pain and homesickness and overcomes many fears along the way from Torbay, Newfoundland to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The people she meets along the trail are her greatest joy.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian’s Wall from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend (West to East) by M. C. Bishop
Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 2. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is an informative (yet informal) description of the route of Hadrian's Wall and all the remains that can still be seen. For most of the route from west to east, it follows the Hadrian's Wall National Trail Footpath, but with an important difference: where the path veers off the line of the Wall, this account stays with it and allows you to examine the remains most other walkers do not see.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps by Alan Hutchinson
Price: Free! Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Senses of beauty and especially pleasure drive us in all we do. Here are presented two different kinds, Alpine walking and some simple science. The last two chapters suggest what these emotions may be, how they arose and vary, and how they guide our good and bad decisions. There are 88 pictures, 514 references and 172 anecdotes. There is a web browser version: http://mewila.co.uk/html/mewila.htm
Living from the Heart with Lessons from the Camino de Santiago by Brooke Broadbent
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living(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
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn by Pete Buckley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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...
Chiang Mai by Jason Born
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
27 Days a Pilgrim on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela by Michael Thornton
Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino by Jane V. Blanchard
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,210. 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.
Les chemins de paradis by Bruno Robert des Douets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: French. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
"Les chemins de paradis" sont un guide de pèlerinage et de randonnée sur les chemins qui convergent en direction du Mont-Saint-Michel. Il est conçu pour une utilisation sur tablette ou smart phone.
36" or Bust! A Pennine Way Challenge by DJ Smithers
Price: $3.93 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, 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!
The World Peace Journals by Ben Gilbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A Himalayan Journey into Madness, Mayhem and Adventure ! "Adventure as it should be - just do it and damn the rest!" - Ian Thurlby, founder of The Blue Space Guides' Co-operative.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Nagano City by Peter Ninnes
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Nagano City in central Japan offers a wealth of opportunities to explore the country's unique natural, cultural and historical features. This book provides the most thoroughly researched and comprehensive English language guide to the city's sites, including Zenkoji temple, Matsushiro castle town, Kawanakajima battlefield, the Chikuma River bikeway, and the Togakushi highland area.