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Assisi Walking Adventure Guide by John Litwinovich
Price: Free! Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
Drowning on the Inca Trail by Pat Cahill
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pat and Scott are two intrepid backpackers who attempt to hike the Inca Trail that leads to the hidden Incan ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru. They struggle against inclement weather, hazardous crossings and extreme elevations. It is a test of their courage, endurance and loyalty to one another. Will they make it or does their determination give out?
Finding Mount Guyot by Buddha Palguta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,660. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(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.
The Himalayan Trekker by Raman Grandon
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing(5.00 from 1 review)
Through entertaining prose and lively background snippets, this book reveals the story of one of the first Nepalese trek leaders, Santosh Lama. His love of the Himalayas, together with his charming story-telling ability, shine through in this narrative. Written in a truly Nepalese style, this book is a national treasure for all mountain people, and an insight into trekking development in Nepal.
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino by Jane V. Blanchard
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,460. 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.
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 » 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
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 » Hikes & walks(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.
The Way, My Way by Bill Bennett
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.
Travel 7 Natural Wonders Of The World by Daniel Hardie
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Travel 7 of the world's best Natural Wonders including the Grand Canyon, Great Barrier Reef, the Harbor of Rio, Mount Everest, Aurora Borealis, Paricutin Volcano and the Victoria Falls. Each and every one of these wonders are perfect for those looking to get back to Mother Nature and escape the hustle and bustle from the cities.
Behind the Albergue Door: Inspiration Agony Adventure on the Camino de Santiago by Dean Johnston
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.
El Camino De Santiago: Guía Para Pecadores by Eddie Rock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(4.00 from 1 review)
La historia detrás del guía para pecadores Un desafortunado encontronazo con la ley, una moto customizada sin piloto y un encuentro fortuito con una preciosa chica hippy hace que el salvaje motero Eddie Rock se dirija de cabeza al barrio chino de Amsterdam para beber, pensar y procesar las juergas temerarias de los últimos meses.
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 » Hikes & walks(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.
Sauntering to Santiago by DeMar Southard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,550. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(3.00 from 1 review)
In 2012 I took a little walk from Barcelona to the west coast of Spain along the Catalan route of the Camino de Santiago. This is a memoir of my experiences, thoughts, and feelings. Along the way I add my ruminations on olives, Debussy, economics, and Prozac.
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