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Travel is my Passion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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This book begins with a short essay on my philosophy of world travel that can be summed up in four short sentences: Be a dreamer. Be open-minded. Be confident. Be prepared. The book contains twenty-nine chapters of stories about my extensive travels in thirty-four countries in six regions of the world. The book ends with a description of one of my several journeys around the world.
Vagabond on a Bicycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book comprises sixteen articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
The Key to the Castle: Zen and Travel Stories of Trust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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What happens to a beginning student of Zen as she sits and watches her mind? How is a Zen retreat like a vacation? Whether visiting her aging mom, hiking in northern Thailand, crossing a rain-swelled creek in South Africa, or eating formal meals at a Zen retreat, Schleifer asks, “What is going on here?” Her discoveries become ours in this clear and poignant account of inner and outer journeys.
Muffin Puffin and the Joys of Cruising
Series: The Travels of Muffin Puffin ยท Horsey and Friends. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Have you thought about cruising, but wonder how you could afford it? Have you dreamed of seeing far off places, but don't know where to begin? Do you wonder if you would get bored seeing all that water? Muffin Puffin is the veteran of three cruises - one each with Princess, Carnival, and Royal Caribbean. She shares what she has discovered along the way to what she considers the ideal vacation.
I Speak of Ghana
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $5.99 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.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
The Baby Voyage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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The Baby Voyage is the inspirational and often humorous true account of one U.S. couple’s unconventional decision to pursue their dreams of living and studying abroad, even as they were expecting their first child, by spending a three month maternity leave traveling in Europe. It is not only a great read for travel enthusiasts but also anyone dreaming about what is possible.
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.
Keeping On Keeping On---18---European River Cruise---Prague to Budapest to Amsterdam I
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2016---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
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This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica.
Keeping On Keeping On---21---African Safari---Kenya-Tanzania I
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2016---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 21. Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
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This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica.
Finding Forrest Fenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,740. 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.
This Italian Life - People and Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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.
Keeping On Keeping On---27---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I! (5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica.
Freedom's Beat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
These 40 poems take you on a journey in search of freedom's beat, a fascinating rhythm, drumming in the distance. Everyone wants freedom. Can it be attained?
Fast Times in Palestine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.
Random Acts of Travel: Featuring Trepidation, Hammocks and Spitting
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,850. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Travelling through our diverse and fascinating world can be invigorating, uplifting and life changing. Of course, it can also be baffling, disgusting, aggravating and ridiculous. This hilarious tribute to world travel is full of humorous stories and shocking advice that will inspire you, make you laugh out loud and slowly but surely convince you to stock up on hand sanitizer.
After the Roman Cemetery
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
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.
Desert Drive: A zine about crossing the Sahara
Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of a 2011/2012 road trip from Spain to Gambia, part of the Plymouth-Banjul Banger Rally. In it, I talk about all kinds of stuff: Western Sahara separatism, the Chinese mafia in Nouakchott and the slippery 'fixers' we dealt with along the way. There's also a poo story. I don't talk all that much about cars because I don't understand them, but I do talk about how I tried to learn.
Cross-Country: Adventures Alone Across America and Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,940. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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After many summers in the back seat, four months before 1/1/2000, M.M. Justus followed several literary heroes and drove alone across America for 3 months. She went from the Little Town on the Prairie to Scotty's Castle, and from the Twin Towers to an 'alien' landing site in Wyoming. After over 14,000 miles and one life-changing event, she arrived back home, only to discover home changed, too.
Campervan Capers
Series: Campervan Capers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,730. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
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