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Trapped In The Damas Cave - Costa Rica, Terror Beneath The Rainforest
Series: My Costa Rica Nightmares. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Dusty Pilot draws you into a realm of terror in a cave far beneath a Costa Rican rainforest. The cave becomes a prison infested with thousands of bats, cockroaches, huge spiders and centipedes. Making his way through the twisting maze of passages, without food or water, and a dying flashlight, his story will grab your most primitive fears and crank them up, leaving you breathless.
Eureka! -- We Found It !
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Eureka ! We Found It ! — A Travelogue novelette set in the year of 1905, when two young ladies of the Victorian period visit Eureka Springs, Arkansas for seven days. They meet a young man, who because he had an ailment cured some years previous, was driven each year to return and make his sojourns to the Springs. He enjoins them as an escort for seven days.
Banana Punk Rawk Trails: A Euro-Fool’s Metal Punk Journeys in Malaysia, Borneo and Indonesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 2010 and 2015, travel writer, author and metal punk guitarist Marco Ferrarese was the one and only ‘white elephant in the room’ of the Malaysian metal punk scene. In this highly electric and graphic memoir, Ferrarese tells you how it was to play lead guitar in Penang’s thrash core band WEOT SKAM, negotiating flimsy stage set-ups and shady promoters to gel into a developing world’s music.
The Road to Oxiana: New Edition Linked and Annotaded
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Road to Oxiana is an account of Robert Byron’s ten-month journey to Iran and Afghanistan in 1933–34 in the company of Christopher Sykes. This travelogue is considered by many modern travel writers to be the first example of great travel writing.
Piping Hot!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnic, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join the zany adventures and crazy gigs of author Susan Planck as she mixes the culture of Scottish music with the distinctive cultures of China, Japan, and Chile, all with a twist of humor that ties them together. What was it like to play bagpipes to Chinese performing the martial art of Tai Chi? Or on the Great Wall of China? The top of Fujiyama in Japan?
Legends And Sighseeings Of Dalat City, Lam Dong Province, Viet Nam Country
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
this book provides much information about the history, culture and people of the tourist city of Đà Lạt , Lam Đong Province , Vietnam country
Rambling Man Walks The London LOOP
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There was beauty to be find in the boundaries of the capital, of that Andrew Bowden was utterly convinced. And so he set off to find it by walking the London Outer Orbital Path, or LOOP as most people call it. Along the way he found that London really was hiding some wonderful gems, and found London to be a cracking place.
In Between: One Teen, Two Cultures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016 by Open Vista Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An American teenager travels from the United States to Brazil with his mother to visit family. He just finished high school, is getting ready for college and he resists going. Later he reflects on his personal conflicts and struggles and the cultural disconnection with his Brazilian heritage. Through reactions to and observations of events, he sheds some light into his bicultural experience.
Killer By Day And Lover By Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An inscription on a Zippo lighter I bought from a badly deformed Vietnamese boy reveals the horrors of the Vietnam War. The inscription read: "Killer by day and lover by night." I wondered how he felt having to sell this item to buy food.
On a Greek Island: a Season in Zakynthos
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A warm-hearted account of life on the Greek island of Zante, written by someone lucky enough to have spent a season playing guitar there, reading books there, and above all, doing nothing in particular there.
On the Amazon - Diary of an Irish Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Irishmen, one canoe, the Amazon rainforest. What can possibly go wrong? Find out in this true short-story prequel to the 'On the Amazon – Diary of an Irish Emigrant' books.
Keeping On Keeping On---28---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica III
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
Keeping On Keeping On---27---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I! (5.00 from 1 review)
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
Keeping On Keeping On---26---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
Riding Out On A Limb On The Labrador Highway, Five Days On The Worst Of Roads, The Slowest Race Through A Barren Wilderness To Meet A Ferry That May Not Be There
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,190. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A routine-weary office drone, desperate for a new perspective, mistakenly heads into the wilderness on one of the worst roads in North America. Bad weather and mechanical problems force some difficult decisions to be made in what turns out to be an extreme example of going way out on a limb. If an appointment with a ferry at the other end is missed, he may have to return on the same road!
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Take side trips with a well-traveled writer who will show you places the tourists never see. In this volume -- second entry in The You Can Go There Travel Series -- you travel abroad. These fact-filled articles share inexpensive excursions to a glacier in the Italian Alps, a walled city in France, one-time pirate lairs in the Caribbean, French-speaking cities in Canada, and much more.
At Home Abroad: Today's Expats Tell Their Stories
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The number of expats grows worldwide as we become more global and mobile. While the ages, locations and experiences of these 31 international authors differ, their stories inform, inspire and expose the common threads connecting those who choose this lifestyle.
Ukraine And Russia: Where To Now?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel experiences in Ukraine and Russia (St Petersburg); and short commentary or observation on the "War" in Ukraine and "Vlad the Lad", and the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines MH17.
To The Isles Of Brit
Series: Tales From The Tar Baby. Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: Australian English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Being an account of me and the Missus’ random wanderings about the UK circa 1998. It comes complete with genuine Aussie observations and insights, pithy comments and rambling asides, as we show you the sights, soak up the “culcha”, have adventures and land on distant rellies unannounced. I took plenty of photos too, but I can’t find the buggers. And the Web has better ones anyway – by the umpty.
900 Miles for a Cornetto
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 19,410. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Who wants to buy a famous ice-cream from the corner shop freezer, when you can drive 900 miles across 7 countries for it? In this intriguing European travelogue, Andy Read takes his family and ageing VW camper-van on a journey of discovery. Join the ride, and let the open roads, the Mediterranean food, the clean air and warm sunshine all help to soothe your mind, and refresh your soul.