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Not in a Tuscan Villa by John & Nancy Petralia
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.
Nog Meer Italiaanse Toestanden - 100 en enige anekdotes over Italie en de Italiaanse Taal by Stef Smulders
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.
Summer with the Leprechauns: the authorized edition by Tanis Helliwell
Price: $9.99 USD. 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!
Ship for Brains (Cruise Confidential 2) by Brian David Bruns
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
Life, Love, and a Hijacking: My Pan Am Memoir by Wendy Sue Knecht
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.
Unsinkable Mister Brown (Cruise Confidential 3) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,450. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
USA Best Book Award winner, double Book of the Year Award nominee, and Paris Book Festival winner. From 3X Book of the Year winning author Brian David Bruns comes a true, hilarious, and surprisingly fiery international love affair across three continents and several seas. The full story of why troubled souls seek escape by working at sea.
Takoradi to the Stars (via Huddersfield) by Jules Brown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Veteran Rough Guide author and writer Jules Brown was born to travel. In 35 tales of adventure, exploration, fiasco and family, Jules takes you from his birthplace in West Africa, via the middle of nowhere to the ends of the earth. This second expanded edition of his 'quirky, inspirational' travel memoir has been described as a 'fascinating and hilarious collection from a brilliant storyteller'.
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of A Bicycle Journey across Russia by Gregory Yeoman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling(5.00 from 1 review)
Spring 1993. 14 months earlier the USSR had collapsed and with Russia accessible once more Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off on their bicycles to ride from the Baltic to the Pacific. Over 153 days they encountered wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses on an extraordinary adventure through a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism.
High Seas Drifter (Cruise Confidential 4) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The surprise ending to the Cruise Confidential series! An epic sail into the sunset. Romance. Discovery. Lawsuits. One fascinating year on the world's largest sailing vessel, plying the Mediterranean was the highlight of four years at sea - and the end. It wasn't the betrayal that bothered him so much, but the lawsuits.
Happier Than A Billionaire: Quitting My Job, Moving to Costa Rica, & Living the Zero Hour Work Week by Nadine Hays Pisani
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.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel by Nadine Hays Pisani
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(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Finding Forrest Fenn 3rd Edition (July 2017) by The Wolf
You set the price! Words: 51,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Flight Attendant Joe by Joe Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nothing is off limits in this comical collection of true-life drama that occurs at 38,000 feet, and anywhere else Joe finds himself.
Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France by Stephanie Dagg
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!
Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car by Bassam Tarazi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bassam Tarazi scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro, trekked to Everest, navigated New Zealand’s Grand Traverse, and hiked in Patagonia—but it wasn’t enough.
Slow Travels in Unsung Spain by Brett Hetherington
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.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 2: Nomad by C. Patrick Neagle
Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This second volume of author and photographer C. Patrick Neagle's series is bigger and better, containing 36 travel-sized essays and 30 photographs from around the globe (but mostly from Arabia, Asia, and the Mediterranean). Filled with humorous and sometimes thoughtful commentary, these essays may help you avoid moped gangs in Europe, dive for pearls in Bahrain, and ride elephants in Malaysia.
I'm Just Here For The Layovers by Joe Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2019. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Joe invites readers to tag along on his day to day experiences as a flight attendant. Inspired by his journal entries, Joe sheds light on what he thinks about the airline industry.
Didgeridoos And Didgeridon’ts: A Brit's Guide To Moving Your Life Down Under (Second Edition) by Vicky Gray
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A collection of short, personal experiences Vicky Gray and her family encountered during the first year of their new life Down Under. In addition to entertaining diary entries, inspirational stories from other expats, top tips and vital resources, the book is crammed full of well-researched information on everything you need to know to survive and thrive during your first year in Australia.
This Italian Life - People and Places by Phyllis Macchioni
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
In This Italian Life – People and Places, Phyllis Macchioni’s stories of life and living in Italy might make you laugh or maybe cry, but most certainly they will touch your heart.
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