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Musings of a Trailing Spouse
Price: Free! Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Eliza McCullen has survived a coup in Honduras, an attempted Al Qaida attack in Uganda, an army/paramilitary shootout in Malawi, earthquakes, dengue fever and malaria. For nearly a quarter of a century, she lived and travelled throughout many parts of Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. These are some of her musings.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Overcoming the anguish of becoming a widow with four young children, Joan is determined to offer them the ultimate field trip. Accepting a teaching position at an international school, she takes her children to live in Aleppo, Syria in August 2005. Uprooted from the ease of their Canadian home to live and travel in a world totally outside their comfort zone...
Nie vir kinders
Price: $8.54 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 22, 2018 by Juanita Swart. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Min mense uit suidelike Afrika kies die Ooste om met ‘n rugsak plat te reis. Nog minder mense bo vyftig doen dit, en nog minder uit die suide van Namibië doen dit. Reis deur die Ooste het ons gehelp om ons wanopvattings oor China te verander, te verstaan hoe eurosentries ons eintlik dink en leef, om vriende sonder name te maak, en om weer die weelde van eenvoud te waardeer.
A Cheerleader in India
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When Englishman Marcus is in Florida on business, he literally bumps into Kimberley Judd, an American cheerleader, who is working as a paralegal.
Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bassam Tarazi scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro, trekked to Everest, navigated New Zealand’s Grand Traverse, and hiked in Patagonia—but it wasn’t enough.
South Pacific Odessey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This book describes the amazing three-month journey I made to the South Pacific including the Marquesas Islands, the Mariana Islands, South Australia, American Samoa, Samoa, and Indonesia. I describe the many adventures and misadventures of the journey, the people I met along the way, and the intriguing cultures I personally experienced.
Vietnam: Sights Uncovered - Travel With Tessa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Vietnam has a rich history of art, architecture, ceramics, hand-woven fabrics, magnificently crafted jewelry, antiquities, and breathtaking scenery. Join me on a journey across a country where I so often had the feeling that I had landed in the midst of a living, breathing painting.
Lynch the Swan, A Lighthearted Travel Memoir: Slow Travel to Barcelona, Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava, Prague, London, Brighton, Salisbury, Dublin, and Galway
Series: Baby Boomer Retirement Travel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Follow two retired Baby Boomers as they set out to See the World—well, parts of Europe, anyway—with only their carry-on suitcases, their Airbnb reservations, and their lighthearted sense of adventure. Enjoy their lives during month-long immersions in wonderfully different foreign cultures of Spain, Austria, Hungary, The Czech Republic, England, and Ireland . . . and then, there are the swans . . .
Working at the End of the World: An Antarctic Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This honest, terrifying as well as humorous account of travelling and working in the magnificence of Antarctica will allow the reader to visualize and feel the harshness and beauty of the great white continent.
Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017 by Automatism Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nearly every tourist destination has a graveyard. Some graveyards are even tourist destinations in themselves. Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel contains 35 graveyard travel essays, which visit more than 50 cemeteries, churchyards, and grave sites around the world.
Knocked Up Abroad Again
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This heartwarming, sometimes hilarious, and sometimes heartbreaking anthology of stories by 25 women in 25 different countries illustrates that the more we see, the more we learn about ourselves as human beings.
Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees: A Travelogue of Vietnam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In this travelogue of Vietnam, the author shares his first visit to his ancestral homeland after a decades-long absence. Filled with historical and cultural tidbits, and illustrated with pictures of Saigon, Hoi-An, Hue, Halong Bay, and Hanoi, "Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees" offers readers a personal and fascinating glimpse of this tropical land.
My Endless Pursuit of Travel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Hendrickson describes his travels in Western, Northern and Central Canada, North Central United States, Colorado, plus Western and Eastern Europe.
Note to Self: Stream of Consciousness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,210. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sherman started his famous March to the Sea in Atlanta. Here, in this travel memoir, Mr. Y. makes his own March to Atlanta. It's where moral conflict broods and serendipity percolates from irrevocable moments. In the here and now Ghandi stands with Martin Luther King. The past becomes the present and the present fades to the past.
Three Trips to Costa Rica
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Enjoy reliving one couple’s experience with three separate trips to both the Quepos, Manual Antonio and the Arenal, La Fortuna areas of Coast Rica. These trips encompassed both rainy and dry seasons over eight years. Many things stayed the same and many were different, but we always found a friendly country with a lot to say about ecology, peace, and responsibility for the environment.
Travel Joy or Curse
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 30,730. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Travel Joy or Curse is a pictorial account of my travel experiences taking me to over 40 countries and countless airports while I circumnavigated the earth seven times in 60 years. Embedded with my own brand of dry wit, it is written as a series of events that happened during my travels. Time has a way of softening our attitude to the bad things and creates wonderful memories to share.
Living in Italy: the Real Deal - Hilarious Expat Adventures - 30% Preview
Price: Free! Words: 23,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the SNEAK PREVIEW: 30% of the full book! Would you dare to follow your dream and move or retire to Italy? Stef & Nico did, although their dog Sara had her doubts. Now from your comfortable armchair you can share in the hilarious & horrendous adventures they experienced when they moved to Italy to start a bed and breakfast. "A charmingly lighthearted recollection" Kirkus Reviews
Not Quite Lost: Travels Without A Sense of Direction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Humorous, quirky and mysterious travel stories in the vein of Bill Bryson. Wry, romantic, amused wanderings in Cornwall, Devon, Shropshire, Lincolnshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Not Quite Lost is an ode to the quiet places you never realised might have a tale to tell. Featured on BBC Radio Devon, BBC Lincolnshire, BBC Wiltshire, BBC Berkshire, BBC Oxford and BBC Bristol
Voices of News China: Chinese Young Adults Talk About Their Lives
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Business
Learn about China from the Chinese perspective. Chinese young adults tell us in their own words about their lives, their values, their goals for the future, their joys, their challenges, and what they think of us. Planning on a trip to China or to do business with the Chinese? This is a great guide to understanding modern China and modern Chinese.
Island Interludes: Just Us Two Escape to the Sun
Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
As life moved on, Rosie and her husband took every opportunity to escape to the sun. Island Interludes continues where we left you in Sicily in The Long Leg of Italy. Join them on their adventures in the ancient islands of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The fourth in the Just Us Two Travel series.Illustrated with five colour maps and twenty-five colour photographs.