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A Love Letter to Malaysian Borneo: Or, Can this travel writer be green? by Heather Hapeta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A travel writer explores Malaysian Borneo, the world's 3rd largest island. From kayaking and trekking in sanctuaries and national parks she falls in love with Sarawak and Sabah - and loves the music at the Rainforest World Music and Borneo Jazz Festivals along the way. Food features, but of course it's exotic animals that draw us here. Borneo will be on your bucket list after reading this book.
In Search of Me by Carol Young
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 126,260. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Carol Young set herself a challenge in 2004, to walk the length of Britain. The experience proved rewarding and life changing. In over 1200 miles of plodding the lanes and tracks of the UK, she met fascinating people, whose kindness and generosity helped to make the task enjoyable. There were glimpses of rare wildlife and breathtaking scenery too.
Gumbi vs The World by Dot Gumbi
Price: Free! Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel comedy and chaos - follow Dot Gumbi as he explores Poland and America only to be hospitalized twice as he searches for a movie star, a monster, and the biggest ball of twine in the world. For fans of Bill Bryson.
You Lost! Get Off Bus Now! by Brenda Henry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In her unique, rapid-fire style, Brenda Henry shares some stories about traveling with her husband Phil, to Florida, Brazil, Scandinavia, the Cook Islands, Hungary, and to Montreal- her home city.
A Very Late Gap Year In Taiwan by P. R. Travis
You set the price! Words: 67,100. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I quit my jobs as an Aerospace engineer and engineering graduate student to teach ESL in East Asia for one year. I only made it to ten months. If you are considering this as a career change, please learn from my many mistakes. Better yet: read about and laugh at my many mistakes from the comfort of your own home.
Here and There; This and That: Finding Adventure at Other Places and in Our Own Backyard by Gib Check
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Gib Check takes readers on an armchair tour of the world, providing personal touches as he and his wife, Ruth, unearth - for better or for worse - the many curiosities of cities and countrysides both near and far.
Hither and Thither: Tales of a Constant Traveller by Noelle White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Hither and Thither is a collection of unusual travel stories from Noëlle’s past, starting as a small child enjoying pre-war holidays in Scotland and later, journeys shared with her husband, Peter, or sister-in-law, Judy Tindale, and then as a solo traveller. Enjoy Noëlle's love of exploring the world, meeting new people and making international friends.
Who Stole Our Bikes Book 2 by Pamela Bowman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Continuing the young retirees twenty two month unique, challenging and adventurous journey from England, Bill and Pam, known on the road as The Oldies, have to date relished cycling through Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany and Italy. Varying their mission when in Greece they decided to venture further south for the summer, stopping off at Crete before cycling Israel where they were conronted by guns!
Travel to Enlightenment: Peru, Tibet and Bali for Personal Transformation by Edwin Harkness Spina
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this "spiritual travelogue," illustrated with exotic photos, you will discover: * Why travel is such an effective stimulus to personal transformation and growth... * How synchronicities can guide you to your life's calling... * A mystical practice to add "another dimension" to your appreciation of art... * An example of how the universe is in divine order... * The Power of Presence, and more...
Hessen Shopping Cart Rentals by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
You find things are a wee bit perplexing when you up sticks and head overseas to live and work in a foreign country. Not quite in Kansas anymore that’s for sure. In fact there’s a rather large ocean and a bunch of Frenchmen between Darmstadt, Germany and the United States. You’re the foreigner now. And not only are the language and coins markedly different, but so too are the shopping carts.
Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps as He Walked the Coasts of North and South Devon in 1933 in ON FOOT IN DEVON by Anne Williamson
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
'Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps' is an explanatory commentary on Williamson's 'On Foot in Devon', his quirky mock travel guide published in 1933. A detailed knowledge or prior reading of 'On Foot in Devon' is not a prerequisite, for the numerous and sometimes lengthy quotations mean that the commentary can be read and enjoyed independently of the book itself.
Galapagos Landscapes: Scenic Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Glimpse the exotic world of the Galapagos Islands! . . . through the eyes of modern-day nature photographer Moses Michelsohn, and in brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy, augmented by Lynn Michelsohn’s brief discussion of each visitor’s unique connection to the Enchanted Isles.
Rambling Man Walks the East Highland Way by Andrew Bowden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The lure of the East Highland Way was so strong that some people just have to hoist rucksacks on their backs, and rush to the train station with a good friend to do it. And who wouldn't? Along the way, such a person will see other things too. Old bridges, lots of rivers, the remains of crofts and a hydroelectric scheme. And there will be some tales to be told at the end of it as well.
It Seemed Like A Good Idea by Harry Hodge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With more than a decade in the media and 5+ years in ESL education, Harry Hodge's career has taken some twists and turns in locations around the world. From teaching English to S. Korean elementary students to pulling rickshaws in Canada to playing a Spanish colonel on Vietnamese TV, the term "I'll try anything once" has never been more appropriate.
Isla Margaritaville by Luther Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Looking for Margaritaville, the author takes off from a small town in South Carolina to an island off the coast of Venezuela filled with a cast of characters as interesting as the ones they left behind. The mishaps and people they meet along the way make for a hilarious tale.
The Buddhist Coffee House by Luther Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
RVing to the Land of the Midnight Sun by Jim Hendrickson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(3.00 from 1 review)
RVING TO THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN is a narrative of my six-week road trip in the summer of 2014 from Lynden, Washington to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, mainly with my car and small travel trailer. In this book you'll read about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and Alaska.
USA Wild West: Oeste Selvagem Americano by João Máximo & Luís Chainho
You set the price! Words: 17,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 15, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Apesar de todo o ambiente do Oeste Americano nos ser familiar, a nós europeus, que crescemos com o cinema americano, a experiência de "estar lá" é realmente única: a vastidão da paisagem, o vermelho forte dos rochedos iluminados pelo sol, as ravinas infindáveis de um canyon, o silêncio apenas interrompido pelo chilreio dos pássaros ou da água dos regatos, são incomparáveis!