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Into the blue: Half-planned travels of an amateur vagabond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Lose your ticket before you’ve even set off, find out what whalers think of Greenpeace, dodge dive-bombers, meet dangerous truckers, interview a tennis star, witness horror, walk all night, fish for your dinner, watch sunsets in the wilderness, ride legendary highways, stargaze in the Rockies, hitch-hike through the outback, be rescued by an angel, become Robin Hood, escape from Colditz.
The Everest Politics Show: Sorrow and Strife on the World's Highest Mountain
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: British English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In April 2014 Mark Horrell travelled to Nepal to climb Lhotse, which shares a base camp and climbing route with Mount Everest. A devastating avalanche swept across the mountain, and suddenly he found himself witnessing the greatest natural disaster Everest had ever seen. When a group of Sherpas came out in protest, what happened next left his team shocked, bewildered and fearing for their safety.
Your Man in the Orient - Part 1 (A Guide to Living in Vietnam)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An Englishman lives in Cape Town for ten-years and then, by accident, packs up and moves to Vietnam, having never even been there on holiday. What could possibly go wrong?
Postcards From The Philippines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Short travel essays from the tropical paradise that is the Philippines
International Lifestyle: Moving Abroad in Your 20's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
International Lifestyle is a book about 13 people who took the leap to move abroad, left their comfort zones and completely redesigned their lives. From the highs and lows of life abroad the 13 authors share their life stories about why they moved abroad and why it is so important to do so in your 20’s.
Time Zones, Beer & Left-Handed Chopsticks — Your Travel Guide to Swing Kits, Used Appetizers, and the Toilet Tango
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Business travel may sound like an adventure to those who don’t have to live it, however as author Bruce Blanton knows, unscripted scenarios come into play all the time — some thrilling and some down right bizarre!
Banana Punk Rawk Trails: A Euro-Fool’s Metal Punk Journeys in Malaysia, Borneo and Indonesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 2010 and 2015, travel writer, author and metal punk guitarist Marco Ferrarese was the one and only ‘white elephant in the room’ of the Malaysian metal punk scene. In this highly electric and graphic memoir, Ferrarese tells you how it was to play lead guitar in Penang’s thrash core band WEOT SKAM, negotiating flimsy stage set-ups and shady promoters to gel into a developing world’s music.
The Road to Oxiana: New edition linked and annotaded
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Road to Oxiana is an account of Robert Byron’s ten-month journey to Iran and Afghanistan in 1933–34 in the company of Christopher Sykes. This travelogue is considered by many modern travel writers to be the first example of great travel writing.
Piping Hot!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnic, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join the zany adventures and crazy gigs of author Susan Planck as she mixes the culture of Scottish music with the distinctive cultures of China, Japan, and Chile, all with a twist of humor that ties them together. What was it like to play bagpipes to Chinese performing the martial art of Tai Chi? Or on the Great Wall of China? The top of Fujiyama in Japan?
Rambling Man Walks The London LOOP
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There was beauty to be find in the boundaries of the capital, of that Andrew Bowden was utterly convinced. And so he set off to find it by walking the London Outer Orbital Path, or LOOP as most people call it. Along the way he found that London really was hiding some wonderful gems, and found London to be a cracking place.
On a Greek Island: a Season in Zakynthos
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A warm-hearted account of life on the Greek island of Zante, written by someone lucky enough to have spent a season playing guitar there, reading books there, and above all, doing nothing in particular there.
Finding Balance in Nature, Five Days on Gravel Roads, A Motorcycle Wilderness Ride in Northern Quebec and Labrador
You set the price! Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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A routine-weary office drone, desperate for a new perspective, mistakenly heads into the wilderness on one of the worst roads in North America. Bad weather and mechanical problems force some difficult decisions to be made in what turns out to be an extreme example of going way out on a limb. If an appointment with a ferry at the other end is missed, he may have to return on the same road!
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Take side trips with a well-traveled writer who will show you places the tourists never see. In this volume -- second entry in The You Can Go There Travel Series -- you travel abroad. These fact-filled articles share inexpensive excursions to a glacier in the Italian Alps, a walled city in France, one-time pirate lairs in the Caribbean, French-speaking cities in Canada, and much more.
The High-Way Through Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,830. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A sun bleached, beer soaked, hazy account of one extraordinary two-year backpacking adventure through Asia.
Pilgrimage in Terror: Walking Away from Terrorism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Disillusioned with protesting against the 'War on Terror', Katie, 31, set off to hike the Camino in Northern Spain. As she walked, she re-connected with wiser parts of Western traditional thought, both Christian and pagan, and found that peace begins at home - inside ourselves.
Méér Italiaanse Toestanden
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: Dutch. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Humoristische verhalen over de emigratie van twee Nederlanders naar Italie. Het vervolg van het eerdere boek "Italiaanse Toestanden".
Around the World in 80 Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Around the World in 80 Tales is a collection of true stories from my travels through 25 countries across five continents. It's a fascinating journey that includes the amusing, amazing and even a little crazy. Collectively, my stories are captivating insights into travelling the world on a budget.
Out of Poverty: Living and Teaching in Asia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In their mid 50s, Judy Smith and her husband, Roger Cristofoli, reached a financial crisis. Although loaded with university degrees, technical training and years of experience, they were not able to find employment anywhere in Canada. At the brink of losing their home and going on welfare, they happened across an advertisement for English teachers in South Korea.
Letters from Australia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Meant to be a long and "unplugged" holiday, far away from computers and her colleagues at work, Christine's plan to let her friends know her whereabouts, morphed quickly into a unique and personal travelog, painting a personal impression of late nineties Australia. There are bigger and longer travel books about the enormous land of contrasts which is Australia, but few so intimate and revealing.
Around the World in Thin Slices
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This book describes the many adventures of world traveler Jim Hendrickson, who has spent over fifty years exploring our planet. In this volume Hendrickson shares thirty-six chapters of stories gathered from his fifth world trip from Washington State to the Philippines, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Mongolia, Germany, the Faroe Islands, Spitsbergen, Iceland, Greenland and Arctic Canada.

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