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Pilgrimage Five
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Series: Pilgrimage, 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
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
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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. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
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
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Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack drives (and camps) solo from Sarasota, Florida to Alaska
Casting Off!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
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
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her friend Jean Higgs spend two weeks traveling through the Czech Republic with hilarious results.
Reports from the Road ~ Solo around Britain
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Series: Solo Travel Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
REPORTS from the ROAD describes a former teacher’s low-key and low-cost quest for liberation from the constraints of the timetable. Setting out solo and without plans or pre-bookings, she follows the winding road along the Welsh coast and across the Scottish Highlands, finding inspiration, peace, joy and beauty on the way, and writing a day-by-day account of two months of active freedom.
Stuck in Greece
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Paul and author Joei Carlton Hossack were traveling on the Greek Island of Crete when the Gulf War broke out.
Morocco - Without a Pit to Hiss In
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her husband Paul find excitement (and danger) in traveling through Morocco.
Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer Jim Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
Tales of Iceland -or- Running with the Huldufólk in the Permanent Daylight
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Matthew Trinetti. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
7 years after hearing Quentin Tarantino describe his trip to Iceland as “Supermodels working at McDonald’s,” American author Stephen Markley embarked on his own trip to Iceland with two friends, and adventure ensued. Tales of Iceland is the fastest, funniest memoir of an American experience in Iceland and required reading for anyone wishing to visit this strange, beautiful, & remarkable country.
O Come Ye Back to Ireland
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Kiltumper Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A young American-Irish couple gives up New York to take up farming in the west of Ireland, and finds what has been a part of them since before they were born. “Written from the heart.” Keith Henderson, The Christian Science Monitor “Perceptive and balanced and altogether delightful.” Maura Boland, Chicago Tribune “A joy to read.” Patrick Campbell, Irish Echo
Jousting with Windmills - A Journey into the Heart of Spain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Without a word of Spanish to his name, Mark was perfectly prepared to leave home behind and begin life in Spain teaching English. Under his arm was a copy of Don Quixote, which acted as his indirect guide to the nation's psyche. His ambition was to learn the language, travel the country, unlock Cervantes' novel and add to his outlook on life. What he hadn't counted on was precisely what happened.
Hoogtepunten van Rome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: Dutch. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Als je naar Rome gaat, wil je zeker weten dat je niks gemist hebt. In deze reisgids kun je lezen wat nou de echte hoogtepunten van Rome zijn. Inclusief plattegronden en metrokaart
10 Days in Waikiki
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Series: Steve's Go 2!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Recollections of a fun 10 day family trip to Waikiki, Hawaii and it includes a suggestion of a place to stay ideal for a family.