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Sailing the Caribbean Islands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,760. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“What’s it REALLY like to sail the Caribbean islands?” We are frequently asked this question. For two seasons, we’ve sailed the island chain and this book relates our daily adventures. Whether you’re an armchair sailor, a lover of adventure in general or you are contemplating sailing down island yourself, we think you will enjoy sharing our many fun times and humorous incidents.
Here and There; This and That: Finding Adventure at Other Places and in Our Own Backyard
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: 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!
Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps as He Walked the Coasts of North and South Devon in 1933 in ON FOOT IN DEVON
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
'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.
Rambling Man Walks the East Highland Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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.
Isla Margaritaville
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Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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
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Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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.
The Long Leg of Italy: Explore with Just Us Two
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Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Having only travelled abroad twice before, our intrepid couple set off on their own as they began their love affair with Italy. Over the years, exploring Italy by rail, vaparetto, coach, and other modes of transport, they discovered the diverse life of Italy from the lakes in the mountains, Rome, Florence, Venice, Sorrento and down to Puglia and Calabria in the foot of The Long Leg of Italy.
Planes Trains & Sinking Boats
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A raucously funny travelogue for those who think the best part of travelling is from the comfort of your own chair.
The Worst Travel Guide to Cambodia.
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I lived in Cambodia for almost two years, living, working and exploring this amazing country. I have a lot of stories, far more then I could fit into this book, but this book will help you know more about Cambodia, its people, and the life you can enjoy there if you are an expat or just passing through.
The Great Glen Way and On Arran
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You set the price! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Two travelogues for the price of one but still short enough so readers don't feel cheated. Read about the adventures of a group of older Scouts in Scotland as they traverse The Great Glen Way and explore Arran. I know, its Scouts and they're boring & middle class etc - but what lies within is the truth about Scout trips As far as we're concerned anyway... Proceeds go to the Scout group involved.
Vicarious Paris: One Woman's Candid Tale of Moving to Paris, With Insights on: Food, Nightlife, Living Like a Local, and More
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What if you could get Paris nostalgia, Paris recommendations, and vivid Paris daydreams all from one book? Welcome to "Vicarious Paris," where the author takes you along through every corner of Paris, on a journey to cafés, bakeries, cocktail bars, and the ever-charming side streets of Paris, along with regular doses of humor, and insights straight from the locals. LENGTH: 80K WORDS
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.
Dancing Feat: One Man's Mission to Dance Like a Colombian
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,350. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dancing Feat is the story of one Englishman's attempt to deal with his appalling dance ability – by dancing his way round Colombia. Join inveterate dance coward Neil Bennion as he romps through this land of swashbuckling peaks and luscious coastlines, learning new dances as he goes. When he’s not doing everything in his power to avoid them, that is.
Walking on Ice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Walking on Ice is part romantic memoir, part travelogue and part “girl’s own adventure”. The tale begins in the warm climes of New Zealand in the South Pacific when an on-line friendship between an American & a New Zealander blossoms into romance, and concludes among the Eskimo in the wintry wilds of remote Alaska. A book for adventurous romantics and arm-chair travellers alike.
Confessions of a Hostie 3 - More true stories of an International Flight Attendant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fasten seatbelts, ensure your seat is fully upright, tray-table stowed and come fly with Danielle in this third installment of turbulent tales of life in the sky: With thrilling crew and passenger stories, valuable tips for potential 'hosties', revelations of her own initial (failed) attempts to join airlines, and perceptive insights into life above and below the clouds - prepare for takeoff...
A View with a Room
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“A View with a Room” is Kevin McDonough’s humorous adventure of pursuing his long-held dream to live in Paris. With nothing but his suitcase and passport, he arrives in the City of Light not knowing a soul. But a chance meeting at a sidewalk crêpe stand propels his life in a new direction where he learns about friendship, food, and most importantly, himself.
My strange Australia
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Price: Free! Words: 38,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A magical journey in Australia with an "European", to learn the new continent and the Aboriginal world.