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Chasing the Powhatan Arrow
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 209,540. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Chasing the Powhatan Arrow is a travelogue in economic geography, exploring the history, geography, culture, economy and future of the corridor from Norfolk, Virginia to Cincinnati, Ohio, following the rail line of that former N&W passenger line.
Hard Road to Nirvana, A Solo Bicycle Journey Through Tibet and Along the Himalayas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Starting in southern China, Matthew cycled alone, unsupported, and without permits, up onto theTibetan Plateau, through the lands of Tibetan Buddhism, along the Himalayas, to finish at the edge of the Muslim world on the India/Pakistan cease fire line. Hard Road is a grand journey through a dramatic and beautiful, yet unforgiving landscape, told with perspective, sensitivity, and insight.
Solo Bicycle Journeys Across Six Continents, The Lure of the Next Bend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Over a 18 year time span, and on six separate journeys, Matthew bicycled solo and unsupported across six continents. Matthew found the hardship, joy, and beauty of his method of travel, and of the lands and peoples he traveled through. This adventure travelogue details all six of his grand journeys across the world and Matthew's journey within along the way. Includes 32 Photographs and 6 map.
Barry's Frenglish Folies
Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: British English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A potpourri of serious, humorous and seriously humorous reflections on the French and English viewed through the eyes of a split-identity and occasionally demented Frenglishman …
Into the blue: Half-planned travels of an amateur vagabond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Lose your ticket before you’ve even set off, find out what whalers think of Greenpeace, dodge dive-bombers, meet dangerous truckers, interview a tennis star, witness horror, walk all night, fish for your dinner, watch sunsets in the wilderness, ride legendary highways, stargaze in the Rockies, hitch-hike through the outback, be rescued by an angel, become Robin Hood, escape from Colditz.
Mystery Monkeys and Unstable Discs - A Snowbird's Sketches of the Sunshine State
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When two Canadians decided to make Dunedin, Florida their winter residence, they figured it would be just like home. But from BOGO sales to raffles for a free colonoscopy to snow machines on Main Street, they sooon found out differently. This collection of funny, and sometimes moving, short stories and essays looks at the ‘Sunshine State’ through the lens of a Canadian snowbird.
From the Epistles of Al-Jahiz to the Present-Day Tweets: An Anthology of Arabic Prose Writings / من رسائل الجاحظ إلى تغريدات التويتر: ديوان النثر العربي عبر العصور
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: Arabic. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This important anthology presents passages from classical and modern Arabic prose narratives which range from the essays of Al-Jahiz in the 9th century to the tweets of the young Arabs in the days leading to the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011 and beyond. هذه المختارات تقدم نصوصا كلاسيكية وحديثة، فصيحة و عامية، مطبوعة و مدونة على الشبكة العنكبوتية ووسائل التواصل الاجتماعي
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: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. 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?
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.
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.
The High-Way Through Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,830. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A sun bleached, beer soaked, hazy account of one extraordinary two-year backpacking adventure through Asia.
Aleksandar Kuzmanović & Đorđe Pivnički "Paket aranžman? Ne, hvala!"
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: Serbo-Croatian. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Zbirka putopisa „Paket aranžman? Ne, hvala!“ autora Aleksandra Kuzmanovića i Đorđa Pivničkog nastala je kao rezultat višegodišnjih lutanja dvojice prijatelja koji su odlučili da ukoriče materijal nastao tokom tih putovanja koji je objavljivan i na raznim portalima i blogovima. U knjizi se nalaze putopisi iz cijele Evrope, sa Kanarskih ostrva, iz Južne Afrike, Ujedinjenih Arapskih Emirata, Tajland.
Viajar para Liberar el Alma
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,280. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Acompaña a Natalie, una joven mexicana recientemente egresada de la universidad, en un viaje donde decide dejar su país de origen para irse a la aventura por el mundo, eso con un sólo objetivo: llegar a Australia, la tierra prometida. En este libro biográfico y narrativo, la autora decide aplicar distintas filosofías espirituales para ver su funcionamiento al momento de viajar...
Pilgrimage in Terror: Walking Away from Terrorism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Disillusioned with protesting against the 'War on Terror', Katie, 31, set off to hike the Camino in Northern Spain. As she walked, she re-connected with wiser parts of Western traditional thought, both Christian and pagan, and found that peace begins at home - inside ourselves.
Méér Italiaanse Toestanden
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: Dutch. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Humoristische verhalen over de emigratie van twee Nederlanders naar Italie. Het vervolg van het eerdere boek "Italiaanse Toestanden".
Out of Poverty: Living and Teaching in Asia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In their mid 50s, Judy Smith and her husband, Roger Cristofoli, reached a financial crisis. Although loaded with university degrees, technical training and years of experience, they were not able to find employment anywhere in Canada. At the brink of losing their home and going on welfare, they happened across an advertisement for English teachers in South Korea.
Sarah Jane's Travel Memoirs Series Boxset
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarah Jane's Travel Memoirs Boxset contains three travel memoirs featuring expat family travel experiences. Find out how, as a family, they faced life-changing events in Australia and France and survived!
When The Spirit Moves You
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
After a broken marriage, broken relationships and a whole lot more, I decided to leave England for a new life on La Gomera. After all, life is an adventure and dreams are to be lived!

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