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Heading South: Tales from the RV Trail
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Rambling Star Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
To escape Cleveland’s winter, former reporter Florence Heckel Russell and her husband head South in their new RV. When they return after spending months together in a 23-by-8 foot space, they are, miraculously, still married. From Mammoth Cave to Carlsbad Caverns, the couple adjusts to close-quarter living as they stumble through adventures: fun, frustrating and at times downright scary.
Leaving Moose Jaw
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The second book by Taylor Lambert takes the reader on a wild ride across the Indian subcontinent with no plan, plenty of whisky, and a journalist's sharp eye. Spanning five months and thousands of kilometres, this is India as seen through the eyes of an itinerant, itchy-footed journalist who just wanted to get out of Moose Jaw.
Defiling the Temple
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
an american in tibet experiences misadventure at tibet's holiest site. a hilarious account of travel as it shouldn't be.
Two Flags in China: A Travelogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
China remains one of the most misunderstood and enchanting nations in the world along with being the most highly populated. Two Flags in China details a cultural exchange trip taken by a small group of New Hampshire high school students, teachers and administrators, a journey stretching from the urban sprawl of Beijing to the outer rural areas of Xi'an.
Salzburg, The Salzkammergut, & The Eagle’s Nest
Series: Steve's Go 2!. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This short Go 2! Article suggests an interesting and varied one week trip to Austria, which takes in Vienna, Salzburg, the Salzkammergut and the Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden. Since these places are all quite close to each other, the trip is doable in say a week without extending your budget too much. [Article - 4 pages]
They Don't Speak Spanish In Brasil
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A humorous look at working overseas. The author worked for two years in Brazil as an auditor for Ernst & Young, fka Ernst & Ernst. The book is a memoir and travelogue.The Foreword was written by Pele.
End Bag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
For 19 years, Robert N. Jenkins worked as the travel editor of the Tampa Bay Times and then as a freelance travel writer. In this illustrated anthology, Jenkins presents more than a dozen of his articles, taking readers through the contradictions of Cairo and of the former USSR, through the somber history of Gettysburg Military Park and the cornpone tour of the Jack Daniels Distillery, and more.
'When Joseph wanted to bring a cow from Bangkok to Vienna.'
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 94,290. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Inspirational
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why - Mark Twain
Hurry on Sundown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the tale of many attempted entries into Burma to meet the people living life in political oppression. Unfortunately, the two visas that were granted came with limited timeframes. The first one barely allowed a whistle-stop tour of basic city centers, where we saw what they allowed us to see. Next up, a visit to the Three Parallel Rivers region of Yunnan Province, China, bordering North-Eas
They Tore Down the Russell Hotel - A Story of Change in Small Town Mexico
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
La Peñita de Jaltemba, Mexico is a community in transition. It’s a town where you still might see a woebegone donkey tied in the back of a rusting pick-up truck right across the street from a ritzy, new Italian Restaurant. This collection of funny, and sometimes moving, short stories follows the adventures of two retired Canadians as they try to adapt to this very different way of life.
Chinese Tour Groups: Pigs on the Loose
Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
The book looks at the behaviour of Chinese tour groups when travelling both overseas and locally. It looks at the reasons behind the behaviours and what needs to be done to alleviate the "uncivilised" behaviours
Muffin Puffin and the Joys of Cruising
Series: The Travels of Muffin Puffin ยท Horsey and Friends. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Have you thought about cruising, but wonder how you could afford it? Have you dreamed of seeing far off places, but don't know where to begin? Do you wonder if you would get bored seeing all that water? Muffin Puffin is the veteran of three cruises - one each with Princess, Carnival, and Royal Caribbean. She shares what she has discovered along the way to what she considers the ideal vacation.
Second Spring
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hoping not to retire at 60, Ellen buys a house in France with views of the Pyrenees. Living on a shoestring, she describes the day to day dilemmas of life as a second homer, with an aged cat. A picture is painted where spin is not yet King and traditional values linger on in a community close to the earth beneath vibrant skies. An entertaining guide for anyone who shares a similar dream.
Not All Wanderers Are Lost
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sometimes in life, there comes a chance for one to fulfill one's dreams to travel the planet, and have someone else pay. This book is such a story. The author's previous employment opportunities included cleaning public lavatories, working in a slaughterhouse, running coffee shops, and then this opportunity came along.
On n'a qu'une vie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Big lessons learned in small moments abroad. Thoughts of a recent grad discovering Europe.
Come, Walk With Me – II
Series: Come, Walk with me, Book 2. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Rajasthan, a place so unique that has held onto its traditions and faith even in modern age. It is modern and yet traditional in everything it does. Traveling in Rajasthan is a different experience not felt elsewhere.
On Arran
You set the price! Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
A short travelogue around the villages and Clachans of Arran as seen through the eyes of a group of explorer scouts and their somewhat miserable leader. As before, all proceeds go to the scout group to which the travelers belong.
The Hotel --- Upstairs, Downstairs in a Secret World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,050. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bestselling author Jeffrey Robinson spent five months as a fly-on-the-wall at what was then, arguably, the best hotel in the world. The result is a riveting expose of life above and below stairs, an unforgettable adventure into a secret world where the public is never permitted to go.
Dare To Dream ... And Dare
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Despite suffering from depression and bipolar, Steve O'Connor bought a horse in Granada, Spain and rode it some 2000 miles to Penzance, England. His relationship with Murphy (his horse)helped Steve cope with his mental issues and embedded the belief that there is no problem in life that cannot be surmounted. This tale of their trek is often funny, sometimes sad, and invariably inspirational.
Dallying In Nepal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Take an evening rickshaw amid shrines and crowded market squares in Kathmandu. Visit the Everest View Hotel at 13,300 feet. Trek through village highlands and explore ancient Nepalese cultures and diverse ceremonial mysteries. Mix in danger, a happy, hard-working people, and even a little romance for rich descriptions and a profound sense of humanity. Dallying in Nepal is an entertaining read.