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Into the blue: Half-planned travels of an amateur vagabond by KA Barron
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 by Dave Easby
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 by Kamal Abdel-Malek
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 by Marco Ferrarese
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 by INDEX ebooks
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! by Susan Planck
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?
Motorcycle Vagabonds – Around the World, Part 1: The Americas, New Zealand and Australia by Motorcycle Vagabonds
Series: Motorcycle Vagabonds - Around the World. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
After three and a half years travelling around the world on motorcycles, Simon and Frank are back and ready to reminisce about the 114,000 miles that have passed under their wheels. A recollection of the everyday life encounters of a spectacular journey, which turned out to be far from a never-ending holiday. Join them on their astounding adventure of discovery into places and cultures unknown!
On a Greek Island: a Season in Zakynthos by Ralph Lavelle
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 by Betsy Blondin
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.
Aleksandar Kuzmanović & Đorđe Pivnički "Paket aranžman? Ne, hvala!" by Imprimatur
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 by Natalie Ollivier
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 by Katie Barron
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 by Stef Smulders
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 by Judy Smith
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 by Sarah Jane Butfield
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 by Geraldine Ann Ford
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!
الهرم وناطحة السحاب أمريكا في عيون مصرية 1912 - 2011 The Pyramid and the Skyscraper: America in Egyptian Eyes, 1912-2011 by Kamal Abdel-Malek
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: Arabic. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
أدب الرحلة في مصر يصوّر أمريكا وكأنها الآخر نقيض الذات المصرية مرورا بأمريكا المرأة المغرية ووصولا لصورة أمريكا الآخر المقبول والمرفوض في نفس الوقت والذي هو جدير بالثناء وبالتوبيخ معاً.
The Scottish Ambassador, Learning How To Be Scottish in America by Aefa Mulholland
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bill Bryson with a Scottish accent. An ex-pat Scot travels the US, persuading bemused Americans to teach her things she never learned back home. As she Scottish country dances in Honolulu, attempts to play bagpipes in New Orleans and golfs for the first time on a rattlesnake-infested sand course in Arizona, she learns what it means to be Scottish, Scottish-American and at home so far from home.
Vista Con Camera by Kevin McDonough
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,610. Language: Italian. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
L’autore di questo libro dovrebbe farsi vedere da uno specialista . Si è trasferito a Parigi portandosi solo una valigia e il passaporto, e sapendo che se non ci fosse andato se ne sarebbe pentito per il resto della sua vita. Aveva ragione o no? Unitevi a lui in questo viaggio: dalla ricerca di un appartamento alle difficoltà della scuola di lingue , dalla nascita di nuove amicizie all’occasionale
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