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Touring Washington DC by Carrie Cook
Price: Free! Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Gregath Company, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book was originally compiled in the mid-1990s as a complement to a genealogical research and sight-seeing trip provided by our company. Overviews from general safety tips and using the metro to packing check list and places of interest both on and off the National Mall are included.
Iceland: A Stormy Motorcycle Adventure by Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Active volcanoes, glaciers, rivers without bridges and killer sheep - Iceland offers the kind of riding that motorcycle adventure dreams are made of. Ignoring the lack of off road skills in one half of the partnership, Patrick and Sherrie set off on a 6 week journey from Germany to Iceland and back in the summer of 2010. Includes 8 maps and 21 color pictures.
The Alaskan Voyage of the Sea Shanty by Charles Kaluza
Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is my story of healing and exploration while fulfilling a lifelong dream of sailing my own boat to Alaska. Sailing to Alaska is common enough but sailing in a boat you finished yourself is less common. The experience allowed me to grow out of my illness and experience life to a much fuller extent. This story is based on the short email accounts I sent to family and friends while traveling.
New Zealand with a Hobbit Botherer by Annette Gisby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.00 from 1 review)
What should you do if your spouse becomes addicted to the Lord of the Rings movies and swoons at the very mention of Orlando Bloom's name? (Thud. Quick, fetch the smelling salts.) How about taking the advice of a strange apparition that reveals itself in a dream, who recommends touring New Zealand in an effort to prove that its sheep pastures aren't really filled by frolicking Hobbits.
The Expat's Pajamas: Barcelona by R.S. Gompertz
Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wise person observed that visiting a new place for a day makes you an expert but the longer you stay, the less you seem to know. From 2000 to 2005, I lived with my family in Sant Cugat, a Catalan village on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Most of these essays were written and published while avoiding work on my humorous historical novel, “No Roads Lead to Rome.”
All Things Austria by Andre Kasberger
Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Through this book the author introduces you to Austria, the land of his birth and takes you on an exciting journey of discovery of this picturesque central European country. Here you'll find many aspects you may readily associate with Austria, such as Vienna, music, great pastries, skiing and perhaps even, The Sound of Music movie, and then there are many others that may surprise you.
In the Land of the Brother Leader by Michael J. Totten
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Libya's Moammar Qaddafi ran one of the most terrifying police states in the world before an armed rebel movement tore his repressive regime apart. In the Land of the Brother Leader is award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten's alterately humorous, creepy, and occasionally touching portrait of a brutalized nation just a few short years before the end of an era.
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia by Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / Pictorial(5.00 from 1 review)
When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
Tokyo South by Eugene Woodbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Religious
In this largely autobiographical account of the author's two-year proselyting mission to Japan during the late 1970s, a Mormon missionary confronts an overzealous religious bureaucracy and his own growing doubts as the work of preaching the gospel is turned into a cynical game of numbers and spiritual one-upmanship.
Easy Travels in South Africa by André Ferero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the latest release of the popular Easy Travels in South Africa guidebook, completely revised and updated in March 2012. The book is aimed at independent travelers who want to plan their own trip online and save money in the process. It is written from the perspective of a South African who has traveled extensively throughout the country.
Tales From The Wild Blue Yonder *Taking Mexico Flying* by John Quinn Olson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a flying safari to Old Mexico. Come along on a wild ride and never even leave your arm chair. Sky out with a wild cast of characters. Find out what flying's really all about!
Le Marche: an insider's guide by Peter Greene
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 48,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A guide to help you discover Italy's Marche region, the place to go if you want a taste of real Italy without the crowds. It has been written by English travel writer Peter Greene, who has lived and worked in the region for more than twenty years, and also runs the popular Marche Voyager website.
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet by Lisa Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Two go to Dorset by Belle Epoche
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A father and daughter decide to go to Dorset for a couple of days. What could possibly go wrong? Quite a lot actually... A daughter in desperate need of a rest and change of scene invites her father to spend a couple of days with her down in Dorset. But from the get go it's a disaster... A lighthearted travellogue.
American Borders: Breakdowns in Small Towns all around the USA by Carla King
Series: Fearless. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This 4-month, 10,000 mile adventure is a comedy of breakdowns in small towns all around the USA. Moments of blissful backroads freedom, cultural connection, and roadside romance are interrupted by cracked welds, electrical gremlins, evil tow truck drivers, tornadoes, and hurricanes. From B.C. to the Blue Ridge, Boquillas to Beverly Hills, a unique and intimate exploration of America's borders.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes by Mark Finnemore
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking(5.00 from 1 review)
Warning - going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking back – and then down – I found Paul hip-deep in pumice.
Ten Months in Guangxi by Daniel Andersen
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
Chronicles of a Shipwreck in Jamaica by Kristi Keller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.89 from 9 reviews)
How a Canadian travel blogger recklessly abandoned her cushy life in Canada and moved to Jamaica, in ways that she would never recommend to anyone. A humorous journal that details the build up to a move that was destined to happen, and accounts of the aftermath of her decision.