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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: 12,930. 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, 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.
I Speak of Ghana
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $5.99 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.
Reports from the Road ~ Solo around Britain
Series: Solo Travel Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » Natural history
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Matthew Trinetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Kiltumper Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, 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
Hoogtepunten van Rome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: Dutch. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: Steve's Go 2!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: 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.
One Thing Leads To Another
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
A humorous collection of facts, trivia and urban myth following a sometimes vague and tenuous trail, which leads us all over the world.