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Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes" (1879) is one of Robert Louis Stevenson's earliest published works and is considered a pioneering classic of outdoor literature. It is also one of the earliest accounts of hiking and camping outdoors as a recreational activity.
Burmese Daze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A female British journalist's independent travels around Burma in 2004 and 2005. There's poverty and politics but there's craziness too; a monastery of jumping cats? What's not to love?
Rosemary's Travels: Italy
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Italy is the second destination in Rosemary's Travels: 2016. Experience the sights and food in Naples, stroll through Pompeii and climb Mount Vesuvius in wind and rain. Visit the picturesque towns of the Amalfi Coast and wander through the streets of Rome, while you're amused by the quaint ways of Stavros, her coeliac travelling companion.
Dust in My Pack
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dust in My Pack is a new kind of travel book. The author's stories emerged over twenty years of living and working in five continents and travelling through more than sixty countries. Dust in My Pack brings far-flung lands to life while providing practical guidance to help readers create their own personalized adventures. Tales range from adrenalin-inducing exploits to awe-inspiring sites.
Four Seasons in a Day: Travel, Transitions and Letting Go of the Place We Call Home
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deborah Jacobs quit the job from hell, rented her house and planned to Airbnb her way through France. This swiftly-paced, well plotted travelogue, by a writer at the top of her game, blends observations about aging and careers, with fish-out-of-water adventures and practical advice about the sharing economy. It all comes together to make for an entertaining, inspiring and information-rich read.
Memory Manifesto : A Walking Meditation through Cambodia
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Memory Manifesto’s 35 short chapters reveal Christopher G. Moore’s personal map of the Cambodia labyrinth. Moore worked as journalist, novelist, and essayist which took him through T-3 prison, Khmer Rouge minefields, border refugee camps in the company of activists, artists, film makers, musicians, writers and unsavory characters.
My Mother's Land: Tales and Tastes of Liberia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
When her mother passes away, Dena sets out to Monrovia, Liberia, to uncover her mom’s pre-war life, in a post-war nation. What she finds is a country bursting with natural beauty and idiosyncrasies, feisty yet hospitable family members, dreary rainstorms and mouthwatering cuisine. She soon learns that life in Liberia involves a little bribery, a lot of laughs and a great deal of self-discovery.
The Festivalist guide to the Oktoberfest in Germany
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Festivalist Guide to the Oktoberfest in Germany is EVERYTHING you need to know about THE Oktoberfest in München, the BIGGEST festival in the world. Something you MUST visit once, read this guide to know what to dress, where to go and how to behave to have an AMAZING experience.
Life After My Saucepans, Lifting the Lid on Living in the Dominican Republic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In What About Your Saucepans? Lindsay de Feliz gave up marriage and a successful career in the UK to follow her dreams as a scuba diving instructor in the Dominican Republic. She met and married her Dominican man and went on an incredible adventure involving political corruption and being shot in her own home. Life After My Saucepans continues the incredible story.
Where the Roads Lead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,660. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a memoir of a pilgrimage to Rome from Barcelona following primarily the ancient Roman roads of the Via Domitia through France and the Via Francigena through Italy.
Keeping On Keeping On-29--The United States of America Mini Trips 2007-2017
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2017---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures. Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
When Village with Village Comes to Parle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Literature
With When Village with Village Comes to Parle, Dr. Lynn Veach Sadler presents over five dozen unique essays, articles, and vignettes covering an eclectic range of topics. Travel the world with Dr. Sadler and her husband as she details some of their adventures abroad. Experience a thought-provoking conversation with Robert Frost. Read a heart-felt letter to J.D. Salinger.
In Search of Something
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The extraordinary true story of a woman travelling the globe in search of something …
Fun with Languages: Tips and Tricks to Master Foreign Languages Easily
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Do your habits and belief system slow down your foreign language performance? Want to practice or brush up a foreign language quickly and easily? Fun with languages is a comprehensive hands-on guide that helps you improve your command of foreign languages, build self-confidence, and understand why you're failing in certain areas beyond your linguistic abilities.
The Outsider Within
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Outsider Within is a narrative of a solo female traveler to a location in the Indian ocean. It had not been Sun Sea and Sex in Paradise but long working hours, homesickness, adorable students and hanky panky galour on the beachfront. A terrifying incident involving herself and some fishermen on the beach left her with a nasty image of paradise and she wanted out but still with fond memories
Tales and Travels of a Teacher in Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Disillusioned with the tedium of life in cold UK, Jeff Sparks is drawn to Thailand’s tropical climate and the people’s joi de vivre. For over two decades he and fellow ex-pats work together as English teachers, building new lives in the Land of Smiles to varying degrees of success. Humour and surprise accompany the teachers throughout their adventures, both in the classroom and upcountry.
Tightwads on the Loose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tightwads on the Loose features the exciting story of two vagabonds who explore far flung islands and civilizations for seven years aboard a 31-foot wooden sailboat. They live without what most would call "necessities" and discover that what matters most is a sense of humor.
Dueling the Dragon - Adventures in Chinese Media and Education
Price: $5.95 $0.99 USD. (83% off!) Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Fascinating", "eloquent", "horrifying!" These are among the ways readers have described LeRoy's first-hand accounts of China and of working in its state-media and education systems. With a journalist's eye and lively wit, his narrative weaves through extremes of elation and despair, while uncovering the deep roots of corruption tearing at China's social fabric.
Rambling Man Walks the Thames Path
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1996 the Thames Path National Trail opened up; a walking trail that would take the walker between the source of the Thames in rural Gloucestershire, and the Thames Barrier on the eastern side of London. It's a like no other, with huge urban sections, and many parts under tarmac and concrete. And this is one man's tale of walking it.
Nog Meer Italiaanse Toestanden - 100 en enige anekdotes over Italie en de Italiaanse Taal
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: Dutch. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
Stef Smulders emigreerde in 2008 met man en hond naar Italië om daar B&B Villa I Due Padroni te beginnen. Hij verkocht zijn huis, liet familie en vrienden achter en deed een sprong in het onbekende. In 2014 deed hij verslag van zijn belevenissen in het boek Italiaanse Toestanden - Leven en overleven in Italië en in 2016 was er het vervolg en nu is er het derde deel met nieuwe avonturen.