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15 Weeks
Price: Free! Words: 38,020. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Witty, informative, often deliciously ‘tongue-in-cheek’ and full of typically British humour, 15 Weeks is recommended for travellers, would be ex-pats and those who enjoy light reading and a good laugh.
Around the World on the QE2: The Last of the Great Ocean Liners
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A personal account of the the ship's last world cruise, with many photos. Places visited include the Taj Mahal, Jaipur,Mount Parnassus, Cape Horn, Egypt, Easter Island, Hong Kong,the Great Wall, Dubai, Salalah, Safaga, Valencia, Lisbon, Fort Lauderdale, Barbados, Salvadore da Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, Montevideo, Strait of Magellan,Tahiti, Moorea, Pitcairn Island,Tonga, New Zealand,and Australia
The Occidental Tourist
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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The complete story from my book of short travel stories, "More Than A Fortnight."
To Camels from Cows: Algeria Overland
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This article details a short trip to Annaba, Constantine and El-Oued in Algeria at the end of April 2009. Algeria has effectively been out of bounds for independent travel for over two decades but it is now beginning to open up again.
Farther Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,810. 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.'
Travels with Facebook
Price: Free! Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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This is a trip zine but also a zine about remembering old friendships. It’s about reconnecting in five locations – New York, Providence, Toronto, Montreal, and rural California – with friends from different periods of my life. The whole trip was organized on Facebook, and it came at a time when my life and studies were breaking me and I hadn’t realized just how much stress I’d been under.
After the Roman Cemetery
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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After the Roman Cemetery is a true story about a very unexpected and tragic event that occurred on what was supposed to be a typical sightseeing day in rural Syria by a typical American girl. Most things we hear about Syria are the political events shared in the media. Here we share a very personal event as written in the author's diary on October 10, 1993.
Remembering Names: Reflections from Kenya
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Andrew Kooman reflects on his time in Kenya while a member of the crew filming E for Everyone: The Mouse and the Elephant. With moving passages of his time in areas of Kenya affected by AIDs and drought, Andrew gives a behind the scenes look of the film that has inspired people around the world.
I Speak of Ghana
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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I Speak of Ghana is an honest journey of deft oration replete with the sounds, smells, sights, frustrations, triumphs and the mundane – everything that makes the Ghanaian experience finds its way into this book. Nana Awere Damoah performs an insightful examination of the heart of the matter. Narrated with humor, the book is Nana’s eloquence at its best.
The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 182,480. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Covering fifty countries on six continents over a twenty-year span- Henderson asks the hard social, political and economic questions while vagabonding his way around the world. Invoking the wit and humor of Twain and the curiosity of Kerouac- Henderson discovers himself, humanity and revolutionary politics through encounters with God’s chosen people - the global poor.
Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,490. 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.'
Letters from an Expatriate in Europe
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2012 by A. Datta. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tagore wrote these letters nearly three decades before becoming the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. They give an in-depth view of Victorian England through the eyes of an Indian and a Bengali. The author drew flak from his own critics for his dissections of the Anglo-Bengali and English psyches. His words are as relevant and enjoyable now as they were then …
The Monkey and the Dame
Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A cruise ship's shore excursion goes horribly wrong when a sticky-fingered British matron encounters a rambunctious monkey in the wilds of Panama. A short from the best-selling author of the Cruise Confidential series.
Apothesion of the Ocean
Price: Free! Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Three thousand miles of the Pacific Ocean, distilled into a wealth of poetry.
Reminiscences
Price: Free! Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mrugank Patel. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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I have traveled widely and like all well-traveled persons, my wandering life is also full with diverse educative, exciting, enlightening and exacting experiences,. Therefore, through ‘REMINISCENCES’ I come before you as your little brother who was out on long travels throughout the length and breadth of the country, to share with you all, some more travel experiences.
A Zine of a Trip, a Trip of a Zine
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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This zine is about my travels in three empire states: Japan, China and Mongolia. Of course, it’s also partial: it’s my trip, it’s what I saw and thought and experienced. So while it's about the stuff I mention, it is also about me: it can’t not be, as everything we write reflects who we are. So there's some identity musings in here too, plus a bit on dark tourism. And some fun stuff too.
Tasting Life Around The World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Are you looking for a way to : • Live more intuitively • Bring spirituality to your daily life • Stimulate your own creativity • Experience the joy in every single moment. “Tasting Life Around the World” will show you the way. Reading about Murielle’s travel experiences will connect you to her joy, her love, her passion for life and this amazing world. Open your heart and soul and be inspired.
Treading Lightly: Travels from Shanghai to Kiev
Price: Free! Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Treading Lightly recounts travels from the bright lights of Shanghai to the cobblestones of Kiev, via the volcanoes of Hawaii and the canals of Venice. The collection comprises 17 travel pieces that add up to 21,000 words.
Why I Love New Orleans
Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather Graham has compiled a series of 30 Blogs she wrote in 2013 on things she loves about New Orleans - a city that is very dear to her and is the setting for several of her books.
Adventures In The Air - 15 high-flying tales of airborne adventure to inspire your travelling spirit to soar
Price: Free! Words: 29,620. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.