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The Kiwi Sisters’ Camino Portugués
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the Camino Portugués in 2012. It shares the many challenges and joys pilgrims face on the pilgrim trail. While Fátima, the Marion shrine is well known throughout Portugal, the Camino Portugués, and its 615 km route from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela, isn't.
Seven Short Adventures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Travelers' tales from the hills and adventure in the Great Outdoors.
The Himalayan Trekker
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.
Mud, Sweat and Beers
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A humorous 'rambling' adventure across Southern England. Two young(ish) men set off in search of a remote village in Somerset purely because it had the same name as their home village in Kent. Armed with little more than a trusty axe and a tent, they follow long distance paths via Surrey, Hampshire & Wiltshire. Funny, informative and surreal; this is the only known travel book with dream sequences
Camino Tips: How to Get the Most Out of "The Way"
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Seventy incredibly practical tips to help you prepare, enjoy, and get the most out of "The Way. " This must-have ebook is chock-full of references and links to valuable information.
Love on the Way - A Camino Diary
Price: Free! Words: 21,880. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This isn’t a guide to the Camino. It simply tells story of what it’s like to walk the Way of St. James. Consequently, there’s little mention of religion or history, but a lot about the joy and pain of this 500-mile hike. So if you’re thinking of walking the Way, it’s an honest account of what you might find, and if you’ve already done it, you can read and reminisce about a great experience.
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.
Here and There; This and That: Finding Adventure at Other Places and in Our Own Backyard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Gib Check takes readers on an armchair tour of the world, providing personal touches as he and his wife, Ruth, unearth - for better or for worse - the many curiosities of cities and countrysides both near and far.
Roman Walks: Nine Tours in the Heart of the Eternal City
Price: Free! Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Rome is a city that needs to be walked in order to be truly experienced and understood. Every corner of Rome, every street, has something surprising and precious to reveal. Produced by the University of Notre Dame, Roman Walks invites you to approach the city on foot through nine walking tours—step by step, walking at your own pace.
The Great Glen Way and On Arran
You set the price! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two travelogues for the price of one but still short enough so readers don't feel cheated. Read about the adventures of a group of older Scouts in Scotland as they traverse The Great Glen Way and explore Arran. I know, its Scouts and they're boring & middle class etc - but what lies within is the truth about Scout trips As far as we're concerned anyway... Proceeds go to the Scout group involved.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Nagano City
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.
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...
The World Peace Journals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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.
Sauntering to Santiago
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.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
Price: Free! Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A complete list of day hiking trails in the Wisconsin counties of Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Polk, St. Croix, Sawyer and Washburn. Twin Citians as well as residents of southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois on vacation most commonly frequent northwestern Wisconsin cabins.
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.
Finding Mount Guyot
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.
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
Yosemite Memoirs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In "Yosemite Memoirs," author Philip A. Russell details 20 years of experiences, living and working in Yosemite National Park, and traveling on a shoestring budget, with low cost lodging, at hostels, YMCA's, hotels, and motels, all in good areas, and easily accessible to public transportation.

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