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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.
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 and 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.
The Spirit of the Anzac
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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An emotional look at what Anzac Day means to Australians and New Zealanders.
Travel Happy, Budget Low
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Travel Happy, Budget Low: Over 200 Money Saving Tips to See the World is the primer on budget travel. Susanna Zaraysky has over 200 tips and 160 Internet resources cover everything from frequent flyer mile tricks to free accommodations.
Traveling Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Prepare to dive into other worlds as award-winning travel writer Colleen Friesen takes you on her world-wide adventures. Her travel stories can be reflective, contemplative or snort-out-loud funny, but one thing is for sure, they are always compelling. Read Traveling Light and engage with the world in a new way.
Farther Up the Lake
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs ยท Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,710. 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,'
Soft Adventure Travel
Price: Free! Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Soft adventure. The sort of experience that goes beyond the typical tourist itinerary. There is no great physical challenge involved here. There is considerable food for the spirit. And the body. And on the windjammer, a rum swizzle at every turn. This is a collection of my published travel articles that tell about these journeys throughout the world. Come with me as I revisit these experiences.
Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill
Series: World Adventurers Series, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill chronicles the author's attempt to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. At forty years old and on the verge of a midlife crisis, he tried to change his life by climbing a mountain. This book is for climbers and hikers interested in climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and for anyone who feels over the hill and needs to make a life change.
Under an Australian Sky
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Born in Australia, the author was raised in England of British-Australian parents. In her twenties, she sold everything, ditched her plans and travelled to her birthplace – a five-year journey she wrote about in The Jacaranda Trail. Under an Australian Sky features some short original reflections on the author's life Down Under, not included in The Jacaranda Trail book.
Keeping On Keeping On---5---Cyprus
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2013---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 25 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the period 2006-2014. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
A Whirlwind Around Morocco: A Light-Hearted Moroccan Travel Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Join travel journalist Derek Workman in this light-hearted story as he travels around Morocco, taking you on a 'whirlwind' adventure through the country's diverse culture and hidden landscapes.
The Reluctant Traveller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Prospera Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“It’s hard not to warm to the author” – The Sunday Telegraph. Fleeing the world of freelance business journalism in London, self-confessed coward Lumley inadvertently finds himself joining a treacherous expedition to find a legendary lost mountain in the northern highlands of war-ravaged Ethiopia.
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
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Deadly pirate attacks and a near collision with an oil tanker are just two of the dangers faced by the crews of today's container ships. 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day', is the story of life on the high seas, where real adventures still exist. The author recounts her adventures on the container ship Serenity River in this entertaining narrative travelogue.
Australia's Red Centre
Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The centre of Australia is flat, red and hot. It offers of the most amazing travel experiences that anyone could have. Here is sacred Uluru, and mystical Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), both huge sandstone massifs with spiritual links to the local Aboriginal people. The scenery is spectacular, the local people unique and the food very different - try kangaroo, camel and bush tucker. Visit the Red Centre.
The Years of Walter Gordon Fischer: Fleeting Moments
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a life on the front lines of 80 years of political, military and social upheaval Gordon Fischer has done it all: dancing while bombs landed in Damascus, held at gunpoint in Togo, dating Ms India, skiing with the aristocracy during the Korean War and deer stalking in Scotland. Travel the world and go back in time to see the rich and the poor as you have never done before.
The Golden Road to Samarkand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join a group of travellers as they visit Uzbekistan and celebrate Navrus (New Year) in Samakand, the centre of Central Asian culture. Journey to the ancient walled city of Khiva and spend time at some of most amazing bazaars in Asia.
No Fixed Destination: Eleven Stories of Life, Love, Travel (Townsend 11 Vol 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This collection of 11 personal essays, memoirs, and true stories from Townsend 11, a group of award-winning writers, takes readers on emotional journeys and adventures around the world. If you like to read the stories published in Travelers’ Tales, Lonely Planet, and other creative nonfiction anthologies, you’ll love No Fixed Destination.
Vegas Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A husband and father reminisces about his family vacations to Las Vegas and what Las Vegas has meant to him over the years. The author describes his changing views of life and family.
Into the Pagan Past: A Search for Gods, Heroes and a Really Good Greek Salad!
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Jeff Steele fulfills a lifelong dream in Greece and Turkey exploring the modern and ancient history and myths of these two fabled lands. INTO THE PAGAN PAST is part humorous travel narrative, part history book, and part fantasy tale. Lavishly illustrated by the author. (Abridged version)