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Happier Than A Billionaire: Quitting My Job, Moving to Costa Rica, & Living the Zero Hour Work Week
Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
Two Plane Tickets, No Plan, One Dream. Have you ever rolled over, hit the snooze button, and wanted to blow off work—forever? Happier Than a Billionaire, is a lighthearted narrative for anyone who has ever dreamed of getting out of the office and starting over. Whether you are looking to retire or just visit, this narrative will keep you laughing all the way to the ticket counter.
Not in a Tuscan Villa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,650. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Newly retired, looking for more than a vacation, the authors head to the “perfect” Italian city for a year. Within days their dream becomes a nightmare. After residing in two Italian cities, negotiating roads & health care, discovering art, friends, food & customs, the Petralias learn more than they anticipated--about Italy, themselves, what it means to be American, & what’s important in life.
Summer with the Leprechauns: The Authorized Edition
Price: $9.99 $7.49 USD. (25% off!) Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Angels & Fairies, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An astonishing true story about one woman’s journey to Ireland where she lived in a cottage with leprechauns. These seldom-seen beings taught her about the evolution of elementals—the race to which leprechauns, faeries, elves, trolls belong. Far more than a faery tale!
Nog Meer Italiaanse Toestanden - 100 en enige anekdotes over Italie en de Italiaanse Taal
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: Dutch. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
Stef Smulders emigreerde in 2008 met man en hond naar Italië om daar B&B Villa I Due Padroni te beginnen. Hij verkocht zijn huis, liet familie en vrienden achter en deed een sprong in het onbekende. In 2014 deed hij verslag van zijn belevenissen in het boek Italiaanse Toestanden - Leven en overleven in Italië en in 2016 was er het vervolg en nu is er het derde deel met nieuwe avonturen.
Finding Forrest Fenn 3rd Edition (July 2017)
You set the price! Words: 51,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
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If you have ever dreamed of treasure hunting and wondered about the mystery and intrigue; this book will bring you along with The Wolf and his wolfpack on an exciting adventure and their quest for Forrest Fenn's hidden $1 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains north of Santa Fe.
The Road to Oxiana: New Edition Linked and Annotaded
Price: $4.99 $3.74 USD. (25% off!) Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Road to Oxiana is an account of Robert Byron’s ten-month journey to Iran and Afghanistan in 1933–34 in the company of Christopher Sykes. This travelogue is considered by many modern travel writers to be the first example of great travel writing.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel
Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel continues the journey of one couple’s adventures in Costa Rica. Follow the author and her husband as they move to the beach to build their dream home. Although the seafood is fresh and the sunsets are golden, it doesn’t take long for Nadine to find that this process won’t come easy, even when living in one of the prettiest places on earth.
Campervan Capers
Series: Campervan Capers. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by Pyjama Writer Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping & RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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CAMPERVAN CAPERS A Couple's First Year Exploring the World of Campervanning... What do you do when you've got itchy feet but don't want to uproot your life? Buy a campervan! At least, that's what this couple did... Campervan Capers follows a capering couple through their first year of owning a camper, & blends travel tale with humour whilst also addressing some of the more practical aspects
Life is a Trip
Price: $8.69 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A highly entertaining guide to how cultural ad experiential travel will change your life.
Life, Love, and a Hijacking: My Pan Am Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,890. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the read as author Wendy Sue Knecht regales you with stories about a time when travel was truly glamorous. As a flight attendant who flew for the world's most iconic airline, Pan Am, anything was possible-- even the improbable. It was an enlightening journey, and you’re sure to have a great laugh and a good cry along the way.
Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Heads Above Water is the lively account of our first years as expats in France. With three kids aged 5, 12 and 14 we arrived full of excitement from Ireland ready to get to grips with living in our new country. The plan was to run a gite and carp fishery but somehow we got sidetracked into llama trekking too. Follow our adventures in tackling schools, bureaucracy, the weather and Frenchness!
Outback Australia: True Stories - Vol. 2
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Weird, wonderful and funny stories from Outback and suburban Australia, as told by someone who has experienced it.
Never Trust a Smiling Bear: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
The fifth volume in Summit Studios bestselling travel and outdoor humor series. Join thirty-one intrepid travel writers who will take you on a journey from Alaska to the Amazon to the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. It’s another helping of zany, absurd and downright preposterous tales of misadventure, some of which are hardly believable.
Moose on the Loose: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Travel brings with it extraordinary moments—from the whimsical to the hilarious to the downright absurd. By following in the footsteps of previous bestselling humor titles such as "Mugged by a Moose" and "A Beaver is Eating My Canoe," our twenty-six writers continue to celebrate those moments. While outlandish things can happen on the road less traveled, there's no such thing as a bad story!
Ship for Brains (Cruise Confidential 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cruise ship crew have it hard. Cruise ship rock stars have it harder! In this hilarious sequel Bruns vividly describes his ship life highs and lows, misadventures, mis-flirtations and, through it all, his astute insights into human nature. "With a grand dose of humor and a good dose of memoir, Ship for Brains is a fine pick, not to be missed." - Midwest Book Review
Couchsurfing: The Musical
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2019 by Adelaide Books Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Couchsurfing: the Musical charts both a physical and psychological journey as author explores the fast-growing travel phenomenon of Couchsurfing. Middle-aged and set in his ways, he starts as a skeptic.
Rambling Man Walks the Thames Path
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1996 the Thames Path National Trail opened up; a walking trail that would take the walker between the source of the Thames in rural Gloucestershire, and the Thames Barrier on the eastern side of London. It's a like no other, with huge urban sections, and many parts under tarmac and concrete. And this is one man's tale of walking it.
Catamaran Crossing: A Sailing Adventure From La Coruña to Antigua
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 37,810. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Four sailors on a Shuttleworth catamaran cross the Atlantic in 1986 before the advent of cell phones and the internet, when only the first ten GPS satellites were orbiting. An adventure from La Coruña in northwest Spain to English Harbour in the West Indies. Entertaining and informative.
Slow Travels in Unsung Spain
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2019 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A warts 'n’ all trip through some of Spain’s hidden gems: towns, cities, landscapes and cultural highlights that are typically overlooked by foreign tourists. A sweet-and-sour travelogue uncovering a deeper Spain that has a rich culture and past, alive and well which the Spanish often keep to themselves.
THE WEST COAST TRAIL: One Step at a Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The adventure of a lifetime as experienced by two middle-aged buddies who challenged The West Coast Trail and survived to tell the tale. Not a travel guide, this is the true life story of backpacking one of the world's top-ten hiking trails that explores the experience from a physical, emotional, and even a spiritual perspective. Told with humor and insight, it offers every reader inspiration.

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