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Wandering by Melissa Burovac
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Wandering relates the adventures, and misadventures of nine months solo traveling through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Cuba, Australia, Cambodia, and Thailand. Her stories will crack you up—and they will inspire you. As someone with no sense of direction, no ability to plan, and plenty of social anxiety, her experiences prove that anyone who wants to travel can!
The Trolleybus of Happy Destiny by Douglas Meriwether
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Forget the Hell in a Hand Basket or Rock in a Hard Place, and see the Painted Ladies! Know the difference between Balboa Park Station and the 31 Balboa Line. Union Street v. Union Square, and the correct way to ask for Golden Gate Street, Golden Gate Park, and The Golden Gate. (No, good friend, that's the Bay Bridge.) Yes, you can visit during Muni Heritage Week, when the classics come out a ride!
Kalandozásaim Budapesten by Franciska Donászi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: Hungarian. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Szerelembe lehet esni egy várossal? Ki lehet belőle ábrándulni annyira, hogy elhagyd és többé vissza se nézz? A Kalandozásaim Budapesten egy vidéki lány időkapszulája a tíz évvel ezelőtti Budapestről.
Opening up Hidden Burma: Journeys With - And Without - Author Dr Bob Percival by Keith Lyons (ed) and various authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A unique anthology of insightful and quirky travel tales from enigmatic Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) spliced with heartfelt biography and loving reminiscences about Australian author, walking guide and Burmaphile Dr Bob Percival. "Above all else", writes Lucas Stewart, "this book poignantly reminds us all that even in the silent corners of the world, there are lives worth remembering."
WALKING THE STREETS OF YANGON, The people, stories and hidden treasures of downtown cosmopolitan Yangon (Rangoon) by Jonathan Copeland
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This book is a guide to walking the downtown streets of Yangon. Here are the stories of the streets and the people that live in them. This book is also about the love of walking, of discovering the rhythms, streetscapes and hidden treasures of individual streets.
Stair-Rods and Stars: A Cycling Perambulation by Adam Colton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,110. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the parts of Southern England guides that other travel books have yet to reach. Follow our roving cyclist as he humorously camps his way along canals, disused railway lines and ancient trails, taking in iconic cities from Bath to Winchester to Leicester. The only known travel book written in reverse chronology, as the author picks apart the history and the mystery of everyday life..
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips by Shirrel Rhoades
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.
Vermilion Sea: A Naturalist’s Journey in Baja California by John Janovy, Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
John Janovy had two dreams: to see a live, wild whale and to explore the mythical place John Steinbeck wrote about in his Log from the Sea of Cortez. There, in an unfamiliar and magical landscape, in the company of fellow biologists and their students, he recaptured the sense of innocent wonder that had led him to become a biologist in the first place.
A White Guy in Lahore by Derwin Kitch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A month before 9/11, Dana and Derwin move to Lahore, Pakistan to teach at the Lahore American School. They fall in love with the city, people, and school but find that life in the region changes on that eventful day. Follow the trials and tribulations of living in Pakistan post 9/11, their evacuation to Thailand, and a tense return to Lahore.
Zwischen Bikini und Abaya - 3 Jahre im Oman, Erlebnisse einer jungen Europäerin by Nina Buschmann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: German. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nach 10 Jahren in diversen Ländern, sucht die 32-jährige Fremdsprachenlehrerin Nina eine neue Herausforderung: der Nahe Osten. Ein Jobangebot als Dozentin führen die Münchnerin in das Sultanat Oman. Mit dem ausgeprägten Wunsch, sich selbst ein Bild der islamischen und arabischen Welt zu machen, taucht die abenteuerlustige Singlefrau 3 Jahre lang in die Privat- und Arbeitswelt des Orients ein.
The Mid-Life Crisis Continues by Malcolm Teasdale
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What now appears to be an addiction or an extension of a midlife crisis, Malcolm Teasdale seems hell-bent on traveling to destinations where most people would not consider. Whether it is trekking in the Himalayas, diving with the World’s largest fish, or hanging out in one of the seediest towns in Asia, the quest for adventure continues. Read this, and you'll want to leave town tomorrow..
How Not To Avoid Jet Lag & Other Tales Of Travel Madness by Joshua Samuel Brown
You set the price! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of creative nonfiction, journalism and hallucinatory dreamscapes from China, Belize, Taiwan, Singapore, and other exotic locales. Author and veteran Lonely Planet guidebook writer Joshua Samuel Brown guarantees that each of the nineteen tales in HNTAJL&ototm are "100% free of useful travel advice." Illustrations by David Lee Ingersoll.
Take Detours, Jump Fences, See the Unexpected: 20 Ways to Have a Great Vacation—Abridged Version by Kristen Ankiewicz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
These travel stories are for all those whose curiosity and wanderlust leads them off the beaten track. I am drawn to the weird little towns, lesser-known parks, and kooky attractions that others overlook. This is a story about vacations I have taken and how you can have an awesome time by winging it, too. The best way to travel is to follow your heart, your whim, and your instinct.
Sailing Ancient Seas by Rod Heikell
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 66,860. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is a story of a voyage in an old wooden sailing boat from the Mediterranean to Southeast Asia and back. It is a story of the love of a boat and along the way it explores ancient sailing routes from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean. This book tells not only of life after love and of the love of an old wooden sailing boat, but of the adventure of the voyage and of ancient voyagers as well.
Finishing Year by Bentley Bryce Finley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A 48-year-old single father takes a gap year to finish his university education as an international exchange student in Europe.
Travel Tales From Exotic Places Like Salford by Julian Worker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Travel Tales from Exotic Places like Salford is a collection of 31 travel stories. These stories are part memoir and part travelogue. In some places travellers visit, the most memorable moments can be conversations with locals that provide a different perspective either on life in general or on one certain specific item such as a national stereotype.
World Famous Tourist Hotspot by Moony Suthan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,340. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
There are innumerable people who are interested in knowing about the details of these wonders along with knowing about its establishment. This e-book has been basically written in context to overcome to curiosity of the people who want to know all about the wonders.
An Archaeologist on Holiday by Brenda Sewell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Increasing age is no barrier to having adventures. Archaeologist Brenda Sewell and her husband Eric, in their 60s and 70s, hiked and bussed and joined tour groups away from the usual tourist destinations. Along the way they met people who brightened their lives and showed them many facets of their culture. This full-colour edition contains many photos of Brenda and Eric's travels.
Suilven's Travels: A Life Changing Celtic Odyssey by David Skelhon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating & sailing
In 1985 David Skelhon and his partner left behind promising careers and financial security to pursue their dreams and live closer to the Earth. Skelhon vividly tells a tale of high adventure, struggle and self-discovery aboard a small catamaran they built and later sailed across the rough and unforgiving coastal waters of England, Wales and Scotland during a 3 month voyage in 1990.
Ironwork of Savannah by TD Conner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Savannah's ironwork communicates to us in a language as clear as any spoken or written tongue. Bootscrapers advise of the poor conditions of the roadways of their day; a lamp-post explains how the city was illuminated; a chimney-crane or a cauldron tell how people cooked their food." --From "Ironwork of Savannah"