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Who Stole Our Bikes Book 2 by Pamela Bowman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Continuing the young retirees twenty two month unique, challenging and adventurous journey from England, Bill and Pam, known on the road as The Oldies, have to date relished cycling through Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany and Italy. Varying their mission when in Greece they decided to venture further south for the summer, stopping off at Crete before cycling Israel where they were conronted by guns!
Travel to Enlightenment: Peru, Tibet and Bali for Personal Transformation by Edwin Harkness Spina
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this "spiritual travelogue," illustrated with exotic photos, you will discover: * Why travel is such an effective stimulus to personal transformation and growth... * How synchronicities can guide you to your life's calling... * A mystical practice to add "another dimension" to your appreciation of art... * An example of how the universe is in divine order... * The Power of Presence, and more...
Hessen Shopping Cart Rentals by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
You find things are a wee bit perplexing when you up sticks and head overseas to live and work in a foreign country. Not quite in Kansas anymore that’s for sure. In fact there’s a rather large ocean and a bunch of Frenchmen between Darmstadt, Germany and the United States. You’re the foreigner now. And not only are the language and coins markedly different, but so too are the shopping carts.
Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps as He Walked the Coasts of North and South Devon in 1933 in ON FOOT IN DEVON by Anne Williamson
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
'Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps' is an explanatory commentary on Williamson's 'On Foot in Devon', his quirky mock travel guide published in 1933. A detailed knowledge or prior reading of 'On Foot in Devon' is not a prerequisite, for the numerous and sometimes lengthy quotations mean that the commentary can be read and enjoyed independently of the book itself.
Galapagos Landscapes: Scenic Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Glimpse the exotic world of the Galapagos Islands! . . . through the eyes of modern-day nature photographer Moses Michelsohn, and in brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy, augmented by Lynn Michelsohn’s brief discussion of each visitor’s unique connection to the Enchanted Isles.
Rambling Man Walks the East Highland Way by Andrew Bowden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The lure of the East Highland Way was so strong that some people just have to hoist rucksacks on their backs, and rush to the train station with a good friend to do it. And who wouldn't? Along the way, such a person will see other things too. Old bridges, lots of rivers, the remains of crofts and a hydroelectric scheme. And there will be some tales to be told at the end of it as well.
Living in Shanghai (notes from an expat's wife) by Alexandra Khoo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An expat's wife account of living in the most cosmopolitan city of China - Shanghai. Encompassing many aspects of a foreigner's life, each chapter is accompanied by colourful photos for dramatic illustrations. This book is an easy and quick read for anybody who wish to understand life in Shanghai city.
It Seemed Like A Good Idea by Harry Hodge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With more than a decade in the media and 5+ years in ESL education, Harry Hodge's career has taken some twists and turns in locations around the world. From teaching English to S. Korean elementary students to pulling rickshaws in Canada to playing a Spanish colonel on Vietnamese TV, the term "I'll try anything once" has never been more appropriate.
You Can't Cook a Dead Crab and Eat It by John Rezell
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Imagine spending 85 days living in a popup tent camper while driving 8,000 miles around the American West in search of a place to call home. We didn't imagine it. We lived it. This is the story of that journey. An unforgettable time when we taught our daughters an important lesson: When your life isn't going the way you envisioned, take control and make your life what you want it to be.
Isla Margaritaville by Luther Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Looking for Margaritaville, the author takes off from a small town in South Carolina to an island off the coast of Venezuela filled with a cast of characters as interesting as the ones they left behind. The mishaps and people they meet along the way make for a hilarious tale.
The Buddhist Coffee House by Luther Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
RVing to the Land of the Midnight Sun by Jim Hendrickson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(3.00 from 1 review)
RVING TO THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN is a narrative of my six-week road trip in the summer of 2014 from Lynden, Washington to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, mainly with my car and small travel trailer. In this book you'll read about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and Alaska.
USA Wild West: Oeste Selvagem Americano by João Máximo & Luís Chainho
You set the price! Words: 17,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 15, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Apesar de todo o ambiente do Oeste Americano nos ser familiar, a nós europeus, que crescemos com o cinema americano, a experiência de "estar lá" é realmente única: a vastidão da paisagem, o vermelho forte dos rochedos iluminados pelo sol, as ravinas infindáveis de um canyon, o silêncio apenas interrompido pelo chilreio dos pássaros ou da água dos regatos, são incomparáveis!
The Long Leg of Italy: Explore with Just Us Two by Rosalie Marsh
Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Having only travelled abroad twice before, our intrepid couple set off on their own as they began their love affair with Italy. Over the years, exploring Italy by rail, vaparetto, coach, and other modes of transport, they discovered the diverse life of Italy from the lakes in the mountains, Rome, Florence, Venice, Sorrento and down to Puglia and Calabria in the foot of The Long Leg of Italy.
Planes Trains & Sinking Boats by Stephen Liddell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A raucously funny travelogue for those who think the best part of travelling is from the comfort of your own chair.
The Worst Travel Guide to Cambodia. by Eric Gonzalez-Payne
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I lived in Cambodia for almost two years, living, working and exploring this amazing country. I have a lot of stories, far more then I could fit into this book, but this book will help you know more about Cambodia, its people, and the life you can enjoy there if you are an expat or just passing through.
The Great Glen Way and On Arran by Paul Brown
You set the price! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two travelogues for the price of one but still short enough so readers don't feel cheated. Read about the adventures of a group of older Scouts in Scotland as they traverse The Great Glen Way and explore Arran. I know, its Scouts and they're boring & middle class etc - but what lies within is the truth about Scout trips As far as we're concerned anyway... Proceeds go to the Scout group involved.
Annals of the Big Island: An Unauthorized Portrait of the Island of St. Croix by Robert Hoffman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 41,350. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This 153-page book is a frank, funny and revealing look into one of the loveliest and most fascinating islands in the Caribbean Sea.
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens by Michael Pronko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.