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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 » 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.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Nagano City by Peter Ninnes
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $3.99 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.
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?
Walking Through Bangkok's European Heritage by Duncan Stearn
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A walking tour of Bangkok, one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Famous for its food, shopping, and nightlife. It also has a rich European-influenced history, with some relics still remaining in the architecture of a variety of well-known tourist attractions, as well as a few that are off the beaten track.
Les chemins de paradis by Bruno Robert des Douets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,900. 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.
Lago Maggiore: cosa vedere e cosa fare da soli o in compagnia by Verdiana Amorosi
Price: Free! Words: 12,990. Language: Italian. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Il Lago Maggiore è il luogo ideale per trascorrere un periodo di relax, ma anche per scoprire scorci inediti e suggestivi, immersi in una natura incontaminata, tra borghi medievali, percorsi ciclistici e itinerari culturali di grande interesse. I paragrafi del libro descrivono nel dettaglio i luoghi più belli che caratterizzano la regione del Lago Maggiore e consigliano i posti da non perdere.
Sydney Outdoor Adventures by David Rutter
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Sydney Outdoor Adventures is the guide to exploring all the outdoor adventures that Sydney has to offer. In this guidebook you will find great beaches to swim and surf, islands to explore, camping grounds, mountain biking trails, snorkelling and diving sites, hiking tracks, and parks to enjoy. Complete with transport details, gear hire and lesson providers.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian's Wall from Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway (East to West) by M. C. Bishop
Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 3. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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 east to west, 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.
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...
Dylan's Welsh Walks by Harri Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In 2014, Wales celebrates the centenary of the birth of Swansea-born poet Dylan Thomas. These eight themed walks, from an author who himself lived in Dylan's childhood home, will take you past several of the poet's childhood haunts, former homes and favourite drinking places, while offering stunning views along the Wales Coast Path. Walks vary from 4.3 to 8.1 miles (6.9 to 13.04 km).
Castle Walks in Monmouthshire by Harri Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Wales is famed for its castles, which are rivalled only by the stunning landscapes in which they stand. All twelve walks in this book start at, or close to, one of Monmouthshire's magnificent castles, fortresses like Chepstow, Raglan, Skenfrith and White. Walks range from 5.6 miles (9.1 km) to 12.3 miles (19.7 km) and each offers an exciting introduction to the area's history and natural beauty.
Malta 10 Great Walks by Emmet Mc Mahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This book provides details of 10 great walks on Malta, together with a description of the noteworthy features that lie along each route a The duration of each walk is typically three to four hours and most can be shortened or extended to suit particular interests and circumstances. Importantly, the starting and end points of each walk can be accessed by bus.
Chiang Mai by Jason Born
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.
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.
The McCandless Mecca: A Pilgrimage To The Magic Bus Of The Stampede Trail by Ken Ilgunas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A story of a young man's excursion into the Alaskan wilderness to find the "Magic Bus" of the Stampede Trail--the bus in which Chris McCandless of "Into the WIld" lived and died.
The World Peace Journals by Ben Gilbert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, 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.
Following the Fleet – London’s Secret River by Gareth Huw Davies
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
The Fleet is the greatest lost river in the world. It ran for just 5 miles, but it defined the shape of old London. This is its fascinating story.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Karuizawa and Environs by Peter Ninnes
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lush forests, soaring mountains, a unique history mixing East and West, plus outlet shopping and golf courses galore: Karuizawa has something for everyone. This book provides a detailed guide to one of Japan's most famous highland retreats.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Crex Meadows Wildlife Area by Rob Bignell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Imagine a place where you can walk among the remnants of an ancient ice age lake and past tens of thousands of rare and endangered birds gathered on their annual migration, all as you hear the howls of wolves and calls of loons in the distance. The place is real: It’s the Crex Meadows Wildlife Area in northwest Wisconsin.