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Up the Lake
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: Free! Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Living off-the-grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Life in a floating cabin, with travel by boat, kayak, bicycle, and all-terrain vehicle. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, including the author's extensive study of one of Powell Lake's best float cabin designers.
Canada - When The Lights Go Out
Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Touring Ontario and parts of Quebec in Canada provide a life experience that is not easily forgotten - particularly when you are caught up in a blackout the likes of which North America hasn't seen before. This is a light hearted diary style entry of the daily events as they occurred. Think of Bill Bryson and his quirky take, but mix in with that, a healthy dose of female ditziness.
Road Madness - A Motorcycle Trip Into Insanity
Price: Free! Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A hapless and ageing biker decides, with little forethought, to ride his trusty steed from Ottawa Canada to Yellowknife NWT and back. Yep, 1,000 kilometers per day for 14 days should do it. Join in the adventure as he slowly starts to unwind and mentally dips back into the drug-addled days of his youth.
West Canada - Photos of Alberta and BC
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This photo book contains over two hundreds photos of West Canada (two provinces Alberta and British Columbia). It shows the stunning beautify from the coast cities Vancouver and Victoria to the Rocky Mountain towns Jasper, Banff and Canmore.
Farther Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Coastal British Columbia from Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound serves as the backdrop for stories of quadding, hiking, and survival. Tales from remote areas where people are isolated from the bustle of the surrounding world. Stories for the stout of heart and those who crave wilderness adventure. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Main.'
Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Off-road riding on quads and motorcycles in the region surrounding Powell River, BC. From Desolation Sound to Jervis Inlet, coastal British Columbia at its best. Canadian stories about the Sunshine Coast, focusing on quad destinations and the people who ride. Off-the-grid lifestyles are explored by the author of the series 'Coastal British Columbia Stories.'
One Flat Coyote on the Center Line: Cruising Canada in a classic Chevy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 15, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travel writer Karen Goa and her boat-builder husband Ken fled their native Saskatchewan’s bone-crackingly cold winters for balmy New Zealand in the 1980s. Twenty years on, the Canadian Kiwis rustle up a classic 1956 Chevy station wagon and set off across Canada on a road trip like no other. An award-winning book for classic car and road trip fans. Print version contains 16 pages of color photos.
Up the Airway
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Flying Destinations Pacific NW and BC. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Flying Coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Airports in British Columbia, along with Arctic destinations, are featured. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, and off-the-grid living. Written by a flight instructor with 7000 hours of flight experience.
Cabin Number 5
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Cabins float in a cut-off fjord of British Columbia’s south coast, where mountains drop into the sea and lifestyles focus on self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. One man tackles an on-going dream to construct a floating cabin on Powell Lake, from the water up – not his first, but his finest. A study of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea.
Farther Up the Lake
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Coastal British Columbia from Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound serves as the backdrop for stories of boating, hiking, and survival. Tales from remote areas of Canada where people are isolated from the bustle of the surrounding world. Stories for the stout of heart and those who crave wilderness adventure. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Lake,'
Farther Up the Strait
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Boating and survival off the grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Destinations on the Strait of Georgia, with contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Strait,' which constitutes a set of two books that can be read in either order.
Up the Winter Trail
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Winter in coastal British Columbia is supernatural. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle, with emphasis on the people and local geography. Hiking and survival off the grid in coastal BC, where mountains drop into the sea and individuals possess self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Winter hiking adventures in the Powell River area, including numerous photos and maps.
The best laid plans: journeying around Western Canada
Price: Free! Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The Best Laid Plans is a valuable guide to Western Canada and an entertaining and humorous piece of travel writing. It gives useful tips but it contains more than that. It is full of interesting people, wildlife encounters, strange eating experiences, sudden plan changes, little-known facts, all written in a humorous and engaging style. Great for travellers or for those who like a good story.
Up the Strait
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Boating, hiking, and survival off the grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Destinations on the Strait of Georgia that can be reached by boat, bicylcle, and all-terrain vehicle. Sea kayaking in the Gulf Islands. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia.
Dancing Through History: In Search of the Stories That Define Canada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Some people travel to discover a country’s architecture; others to sample its cuisine, or experience its nature. For author Lori Henry, travel is a way to discover a country's dances.
Travels With Zelda: In the Company of Bats
Series: Collected Works of Robert Adair Wilson, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A summer 2011 van camping travelogue from Victoria, to Olympia, through the Cascades to Winthrop, Twisp and Oroville, then north into the Thompson-Okanagan with detail of Penticton, Naramata Bench wine country, Summerland, Peachland, Okanagan Lake, Vernon and Armstrong. Highlights on the Peachland area and the famous Yuma bats that live and work there.
Navigating bugs, belugas and polar bears in Churchill, Canada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Churchill, Manitoba is known as the Polar Bear Capital of the World. When author Lori Henry went there in the summer, though, it was the gregarious beluga whales that charmed her.
Circles Within Circles - Camping and Travel In South Eastern British Columbia
Series: Collected Works of Robert Adair Wilson, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travelogue of several weeks through the southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada. Anyone interested in learning about the countryside, whether from North America or beyond, and especially avid travelers from Europe, will find this an interesting and informative romp through the famed wine country and historical settlements of pioneer and present times in Canada's Pacific Coast province.
The Cheap and Lovely Guide to Montreal: Food, Fun, Fashion, and Ze French
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Montreal. The gourmet capital of North America, where you don’t have to pay big bucks for the best eats. The city of beautiful women and men, where you can buy eco-conscious fashion by local designers, at a bargain. The endless fun of festivals, clubs, dancing on a mountain, or chilling out to yoga. And oh yes, ze French. Beauty and joie de vivre. Discover Montreal.
Grenfell Mission and People, Ice break-up, Mail boat, Mail plane, Medley of Photographs and Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Air Transfers in Nain – Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1965-66
Series: Photo Albums, Book 5 · Historical Photographs Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A unique photo album of 116 historical photographs (with original captions) about Grenfell Mission and People, Ice break-up, Mail boat, Mail plane, Medley of Photographs and Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Air Transfers in Nain – Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1965-66.