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Jean-Michel Basquiat, His time in Hana, Maui: and other poignant essays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
World travel subjects us to peculiar situations and allows us to encounter amazing individuals, some of whom I describe in this collection of poignent essays, one of which is dedicated to Jean-Michel, my old friend famously known as the artist Basquiat. We used to hang out together in Hana Maui and smoke a lot of weed.
Vem comigo até Pequim?
You set the price! Words: 35,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Nesse livro, você é convidado a acompanhar o autor em uma viagem até a China, porém passando por vários países até chegar lá. Você vai conhecer algumas pessoas e suas histórias, e terá a oportunidade de tomar para si vários aprendizados que esses encontros me proporcionaram. E você, vai ficar aí parado ou vai vir comigo até Pequim?
De Alemania a Portugal
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: Spanish. Published: October 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
'De Alemania a Portugal' es la bitácora de una viajera que recorre Europa usando como transporte buses para reducir la contaminación ambiental. Su ruta se inicia en Altona, Hamburgo, Alemania, continua en Nerja, España prosigue en Lagos, y concluye con reflexiones de su vida en Holanda. Videos de músicos callejeros, fotos de paisajes y la comida local muestran la cultura de cada lugar que visita.
The Best of Keeping On Keeping On: Cyprus, Jordan, African Safari, Antarctica
Price: Free! Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This book is a compilation of the best of my series of thirty mini books entitled "Keeping On Keeping On" and covers travels to Cyprus, Jordan, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania, and Antarctica. The series of travelogues describes with photos my travels to all seven continents
A Travellers Guide to Beppu and Kochi Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: Australian English. Published: September 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
More travels of an intrepid solo woman who loves life. If you would like to know more about travelling to off track parts of Japan you can take this 2 week trip with me from your armchair. Japanese food features, unusual sights with interesting travel on boats, buses & train are undertaken. Booking only a return flight and a ferry ticket from Osaka to Beppu all else was spontaneous, fun travel.
My Window to the World
Price: Free! Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
My Window to the World is a compilation of a few of the many travel journals a high school student has written. He has always carried a little notebook while traveling around the world. He talks about his experiences in places like Bali, Machu Picchu, Hiroshima, Sicily, Malta, the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), Phuket, Bangkok, Singapore, Stingray City, and the Dunn's River Falls, to name a few.
Finding The Love You Want in Thailand
Series: A New Life in Thailand. Price: Free! Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A free gift for you from the author of the new 2nd edition of How I Moved to Thailand: Retired Early, Found Love, Built a Mansion, Live Like a King on a Pension, - Plus How You can Too!!!
Towers Temples Palaces: Essays from Europe
Price: Free! Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2016, novelist Ryan Frawley quit his job and moved with his wife A and their cat to Italy. The essays in this collection were written on trains and planes, in battered buses and rented rooms. Together, they represent the story of a man walking away from the life he was supposed to want in search of something better. And finding it in places he never thought to look.
Life in Transition: Essays and Diversions
You set the price! Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Life in Transition is about place, change, and relationship. Gilden's beautifully written essays offer glimpses into locations as remote as Turkey and as familiar as a walk in a small town. Readers will find humor and a finely tuned appreciation for life "in all its permutations," even when it touches on loss. It's a book to read, and read again.
How I Moved to Thailand: Retired Early, Found Love, Built a Mansion, Live Like a King on a Pension - Plus How You Can Too!, 2nd Edition
Series: A New Life in Thailand. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
You'll want to follow along as the author moves from an old age home in America to a vibrant, exciting life in Thailand. He finds love (he's been married 15 years), has loads of fun, and truly does live like a King on a pension. Along the way he teaches you just how to do what he did. A bestseller in its first edition on Amazon, this updated second edition will bring you knowledge, and delight!
World According To Bob
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A behind the scenes look at the world of train and travel books as seen by Bob. Not just any Bob, but the annoying one with a camera, willing to take aim and shoot anything and everything. An introduction in seeing the amazing world that exists just outside the door - if only one takes a moment to look and experience the grandeur lurking around every corner.
Globetrotting Backpacker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This journal is one of the most interesting I have written because of the story about moving to New York in order to be close to my 11-year-old son. Likewise, the world travels to Europe - three times, Sydney, Australia, and American cities of San Diego and Miami Beach, Florida, deeply affected me to feel the confidence I needed to move to New York without a job or place to stay.
Wanderers and Rainclouds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
How does a wanderer find hope, and how does one find a lasting memory among a crowd of strangers? Find out, in this collection of fifteen short but vivid tales of despair, yet hope; of emptiness, yet inspiration.
Return to Freedom: A Traveler's Thoughts on Life, Love and the Fate of the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A collection of half-finished thoughts on the meaning of love, money and wealth, the self and other, the search for humanity, good versus evil, living in cities, and the fate of the world.
The Bin and the Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Matthew's minuscule seventh-floor apartment has a top-to-bottom view of the Eiffel Tower. But it's what the little studio lacks that sets it apart. Bathing. Using the toilet. Avoiding hypothermia. Matthew quickly finds that daily living poses highly unusual challenges—not the least of which being the constant threat of an explosion.
Sugar Cane Babe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Crazed sex and madness in Angeles City when a retired British cop rushes to the rescue of his nephew who has been set up by the local gangsters.
Sardines Might Fly
Price: Free! Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2018 by Pyjama Writer Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Could air travel GET any worse? Stinky passengers, kids with the power to split eardrums at fifty paces, backed-up restroom queues, and faulty coffee machines that can short-circuit the plane's electrics? With horrors like this to contend with, the trip from A to B can feel more like an epic voyage from A to a distant Z – especially when you're packed in tight like sardines for over twenty hours.
Stories from Elsewhere
Price: Free! Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1995, Carla King takes a job as a test rider for a company who wants to import a Russian sidecar motorcycle for the American market, thus spending four months breaking down in small towns all around the USA and becoming an expert mechanic. In 1998, she sets off on an illegal journey across China at the invitation of a group of expat American bikers, with similar consequences. In turns hilarious
Geodes, Canyons, and Skies
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An evocative, emotional roller-coaster of a short story collection that reveals beauty in solitude, the warmth of happiness in a cold wind, and some sort of reason in the intricacies of a seemingly abstract world.
Keeping On Keeping On---30---Hue, Danang, Vietnam; Pandaw River Cruise---Halong Bay; Red Song and Black Rivers, North Vietnam
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2018---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 30. Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This mini book is one in a series of thirty mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2018. 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.

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