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Musings of a Trailing Spouse
Price: Free! Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Eliza McCullen has survived a coup in Honduras, an attempted Al Qaida attack in Uganda, an army/paramilitary shootout in Malawi, earthquakes, dengue fever and malaria. For nearly a quarter of a century, she lived and travelled throughout many parts of Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. These are some of her musings.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Overcoming the anguish of becoming a widow with four young children, Joan is determined to offer them the ultimate field trip. Accepting a teaching position at an international school, she takes her children to live in Aleppo, Syria in August 2005. Uprooted from the ease of their Canadian home to live and travel in a world totally outside their comfort zone...
Nie vir kinders
Price: $8.54 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 22, 2018 by Juanita Swart. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Min mense uit suidelike Afrika kies die Ooste om met ‘n rugsak plat te reis. Nog minder mense bo vyftig doen dit, en nog minder uit die suide van Namibië doen dit. Reis deur die Ooste het ons gehelp om ons wanopvattings oor China te verander, te verstaan hoe eurosentries ons eintlik dink en leef, om vriende sonder name te maak, en om weer die weelde van eenvoud te waardeer.
A Cheerleader in India
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When Englishman Marcus is in Florida on business, he literally bumps into Kimberley Judd, an American cheerleader, who is working as a paralegal.
Digging Holes To China: Awesome Places At Opposite Ends
Price: Free! Words: 15,020. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
Digging Holes To China: Awesome Places On Opposite Sides is a compilation of photo-illustrated stories comparing beautiful places and people in America and China. The author actually experienced and photographed all, mostly with his Chinese wife. We do it all on a budget, two perspectives and open eyes. We hope to entertain, understand and share.
Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bassam Tarazi scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro, trekked to Everest, navigated New Zealand’s Grand Traverse, and hiked in Patagonia—but it wasn’t enough.
South Pacific Odessey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This book describes the amazing three-month journey I made to the South Pacific including the Marquesas Islands, the Mariana Islands, South Australia, American Samoa, Samoa, and Indonesia. I describe the many adventures and misadventures of the journey, the people I met along the way, and the intriguing cultures I personally experienced.
In Case You Were Wondering Why I Disappeared and other stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a collection of funny stories I've written over the years that deal with life as I observed it. When I showed this to several friends, they laughed out loud. They all wanted me to publish it. I hesitated. My wife thought I would look like a nincompoop. (She's usually right about such things.). The only way to find out is for you to judge for yourself. Read a sample and see.
Vietnam: Sights Uncovered - Travel With Tessa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Vietnam has a rich history of art, architecture, ceramics, hand-woven fabrics, magnificently crafted jewelry, antiquities, and breathtaking scenery. Join me on a journey across a country where I so often had the feeling that I had landed in the midst of a living, breathing painting.
Lynch the Swan, A Lighthearted Travel Memoir: Slow Travel to Barcelona, Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava, Prague, London, Brighton, Salisbury, Dublin, and Galway
Series: Baby Boomer Retirement Travel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Follow two retired Baby Boomers as they set out to See the World—well, parts of Europe, anyway—with only their carry-on suitcases, their Airbnb reservations, and their lighthearted sense of adventure. Enjoy their lives during month-long immersions in wonderfully different foreign cultures of Spain, Austria, Hungary, The Czech Republic, England, and Ireland . . . and then, there are the swans . . .
Working at the End of the World: An Antarctic Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This honest, terrifying as well as humorous account of travelling and working in the magnificence of Antarctica will allow the reader to visualize and feel the harshness and beauty of the great white continent.
How About a Coke and Some Fries?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Mashups
We had come to a sheer drop-off—a few of us having realized too late. There was nowhere left to run. Above us, like vultures, attack helicopters circled. Turning to meet my doom, I saw that Ronald McDonald had become former President Ronald Reagan. “Well,” he said. “How about it?”
Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017 by Automatism Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nearly every tourist destination has a graveyard. Some graveyards are even tourist destinations in themselves. Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel contains 35 graveyard travel essays, which visit more than 50 cemeteries, churchyards, and grave sites around the world.
Knocked Up Abroad Again
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This heartwarming, sometimes hilarious, and sometimes heartbreaking anthology of stories by 25 women in 25 different countries illustrates that the more we see, the more we learn about ourselves as human beings.
Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees: A Travelogue of Vietnam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In this travelogue of Vietnam, the author shares his first visit to his ancestral homeland after a decades-long absence. Filled with historical and cultural tidbits, and illustrated with pictures of Saigon, Hoi-An, Hue, Halong Bay, and Hanoi, "Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees" offers readers a personal and fascinating glimpse of this tropical land.
My Endless Pursuit of Travel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Hendrickson describes his travels in Western, Northern and Central Canada, North Central United States, Colorado, plus Western and Eastern Europe.
In Nomads Mind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Most of all, though, it is my hope that, after witnessing its fervent past, my readers will come to appreciate the deep respect for the stranger and the sincere welcome for the wanderer that this nation of nomads extends to all and especially to the nomad in spirit who opens this book to see the strange golden dunes of Mauritania.
Note to Self: Stream of Consciousness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,210. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sherman started his famous March to the Sea in Atlanta. Here, in this travel memoir, Mr. Y. makes his own March to Atlanta. It's where moral conflict broods and serendipity percolates from irrevocable moments. In the here and now Ghandi stands with Martin Luther King. The past becomes the present and the present fades to the past.
Three Trips to Costa Rica
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Enjoy reliving one couple’s experience with three separate trips to both the Quepos, Manual Antonio and the Arenal, La Fortuna areas of Coast Rica. These trips encompassed both rainy and dry seasons over eight years. Many things stayed the same and many were different, but we always found a friendly country with a lot to say about ecology, peace, and responsibility for the environment.
Travel Joy or Curse
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 30,730. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Travel Joy or Curse is a pictorial account of my travel experiences taking me to over 40 countries and countless airports while I circumnavigated the earth seven times in 60 years. Embedded with my own brand of dry wit, it is written as a series of events that happened during my travels. Time has a way of softening our attitude to the bad things and creates wonderful memories to share.