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Love on the Way - A Camino Diary by Steve Devereaux
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 by Rob Bignell
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 by Gib Check
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 by NotreDameInternational
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 by Paul Brown
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.
Strong Camino Woman by Pauline Finlay-Molloy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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.
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 » 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...
Sauntering to Santiago by DeMar Southard
Price: $1.99 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 by Alan Hutchinson
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 by Rob Bignell
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 by Sunshine Jen
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 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.
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
Yosemite Memoirs by Philip Russell, Ph.D.
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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