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Humidity and Humility: Stories from Southeast Asia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel writer James Laudano shares his experiences throughout Southeast Asia, often with humorous and unexpected encounters.
Teen Wisdom and Other Oxymorons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An anthology of real life stories and 27 surprising truths you will not learn in school. After over 1,000 volunteer hours, visits to all 50 states, and explorations behind the closed doors of many religions, Seventeen-year–old Zoe Rose Harness has a lot of tales to tell; the best of these accounts are in Teen Wisdom and Other Oxymorons.
The Dog's Rollocks
Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Out of their depths & out of their minds, The Dog’s Rollocks is the antidote to all those tales of daring-do by fearless Adventurers that leave one feeling woefully inadequate and semi-suicidal. Instead, it charts in a sometimes surreal diary the disastrous real-life journey of one middle-aged, middle-class, couple, along with their overweight Labrador, to escape mid-life crisis & canapes.
A Whirlwind Around Morocco: A Light-Hearted Moroccan Travel Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Join travel journalist Derek Workman in this light-hearted story as he travels around Morocco, taking you on a 'whirlwind' adventure through the country's diverse culture and hidden landscapes.
London Dispatch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An expatrioted Californian shares his views, thoughts, observations and honest opinions about London and the Brtitish culture and citizenry, after living the past year in London.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
Three Disney Cruises
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A look at cruising on the Disney Cruise Line ships through three different cruises over the course of 10 years. A mixture of travelogue, experiences, opinions, humor, and lots of photos.
Somewhere in the Northwest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Just One Cornetto: London to Sicily in a Small Motorhome
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Just one Cornetto is the delightful story of Keith and his wife Gail’s six-month, 11,000-kilometre winter journey round Italy including Sicily and his addiction to cream or chocolate filled cornetti. Who can resist encounters with Tony Blair’s friend; a ninety-year old boar hunter; or a local trying to get planning permission and being offered ‘help’ by a well-known organisation?
Pilgrimage Five
Series: Pilgrimage, 5. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a thrilling use of language, Pilgrimage's marvellous short stories of French and Spanish towns and pilgrim travel will inspire you. Include are 'Crave Love' (on Pezanas), 'The Power and ' (on Albi), A Trouser Ecology and other lyrical & poetic stories from Nyons, Venterol, Valraes, St Domingo de Calzada, Bilbao, Nogaro and Aigues Mortes in Provence. Incl. web references, videos, and photograph
Allano's Travels in Mexico and Guatemala
Price: Free! Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Where to go and what to do in Mexico and Central America is explained by travel writer Allano from Australia. The budget traveler and backpacker will find this travel guide helpful. Armchair and senior travelers will be inspired to visit Latin America whilst they are still sprightly.
Rambling Man Walks The North Downs Way: Following the pilgrims from Farnham to Dover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Andrew Bowden was unemployed and getting tired. Tired of looking for jobs. Tired of thinking about what to say for interviews. Tired of visiting the Job Centre to justify why they should give him some money. Tired of sitting in front of the computer all day waiting for that elusive offer of gainful employment to appear. Tired. So very tired. So he went for a walk on the North Downs Way.
A London Cabbie's Year
Series: Earlswood Press London taxi books ยท Earlswood Press Life Stories. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Earlswood Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Taxi! The word is called every day in every town and city in the world, because there are taxis, and of course taxi drivers all around the world. But London's taxi drivers are unique, and have a great reputation. Veteran London cab driver Mick Rose tells what it is like to drive a taxi, a traditional London 'black cab' today
I Speak of Ghana
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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I Speak of Ghana is an honest journey of deft oration replete with the sounds, smells, sights, frustrations, triumphs and the mundane – everything that makes the Ghanaian experience finds its way into this book. Nana Awere Damoah performs an insightful examination of the heart of the matter. Narrated with humor, the book is Nana’s eloquence at its best.
Mongolia: Travels in An Untamed Land
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
For seventy years Mongolia was all but closed to the west - a forbidden country, shrouded in darkness. Jasper Becker had long dreamed of exploring the sweeping land that lay just beyond China’s Great Wall and when communism disintegrated, he finally did. Setting out from Kublai Khan’s capital, Beijing, Becker was one of the first westerners to cross the border tracing the course of Yellow River.
Alaska Bound and Gagged
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack drives (and camps) solo from Sarasota, Florida to Alaska
Casting Off!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Over nearly a quarter-century as a travel writer for the former St. Petersburg (now, Tampa Bay) Times, Robert N. Jenkins figures he has boarded more than 60 ships. In Casting Off, readers will follow Jenkins to Alaska and Istanbul, on a paddlewheeler and a cargo ship, to the ship's bridge as he passes through the Panama Canal, as he crosses the Atlantic on the legendary QE 2, and more.
The Turquoise Coast
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack returns to Turkey to write a second book about her adventures. What was she thinking!
My Life in Ruins
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack spends one summer working on three archaeological digs in England.
Czeching Out - The Search for Franz Kafka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her friend Jean Higgs spend two weeks traveling through the Czech Republic with hilarious results.