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Don't Drink the Water
By Simon Cutting
Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
So what the hell was I doing in South East Asia anyway? This was no spiritual journey of self discovery. As a matter of fact, self discovery was one of the things I was trying to avoid. From the constant conversations about cricket that arise from being an Australian in India to mushroom-induced comas in Laos, find out exactly how much fun is too much fun...
Destination Unknown
By Susan English
Price: Free! Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
What does it take to see the world? Money? A good travel agent? Extended vacation time? Or just maybe all it takes is $700, a bicycle, and an indomitable spirit.
Wander the Rainbow: A true story of a living liver donation, an epic journey around the world, and a gay man's search for himself
By David Jedeikin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,220. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian
Seven months. Six continents. Twenty-nine countries. Some names changed to protect the (not-so) innocent. But everything else is true in Wander the Rainbow, a story of a unique round-the-world trip in the face of some challenging life events. The first-ever such chronicle by a gay man traveling solo also offers a glimpse into the world of mid-range "flashpacking" style of travel.
Capital Punishment
By Kris Mole
Price: Free! Words: 178,500. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
0.75 star(4.86 from 7 reviews)
The BBC said: "Most of us would think twice about trying to get to the end of our street, without cash in our pockets. But what about going a little bit further....with no money, no food and no way of getting home? Meet Kris Mole. He's the 24 year old brains behind the Great Euro Freebie Challenge in aid of Cancer Research." After reading please rate and review. Unless you didn't like it. Hmmmm.
Natural Wanders in Australia
By Linda Lee Rathbun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A nature-loving travel writer and her photographer/husband run away from their home in Florida to spend a year wandering in Australia. Wander with them as they travel to the more remote areas of the Land Down Under discovering its many natural wonders.
Slow Travels-Georgia
By Lyn Wilkerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
U.S. Highways 17, 23, 41, and 27 travel the state from north to south, and U.S. 80 and 84 explore from the Atlantic to the Alabama State Line. Along these highways, historic sites and landmarks are laid out for the leisure driver to enjoy. Entertaining and educational, these guides are for both the individual traveler and the entire family. Maps and GPS Coordinates are provided.
Soft Adventure Travel
By Harlan Hague
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Soft adventure. The sort of experience that goes beyond the typical tourist itinerary. There is no great physical challenge involved here. There is considerable food for the spirit. And the body. And on the windjammer, a rum swizzle at every turn. This is a collection of my published travel articles that tell about these journeys throughout the world. Come with me as I revisit these experiences.
Oedipus on a Pale Horse, Journey through Greece in Search of a Personal Mythology
By David Sheppard
Price: Free! Words: 214,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Anyone traveling to Greece should consider taking this book with them. It contains both archaeological and mythological information on most the major and some of the minor sites throughout Greece and the western coast of Turkey. Painstakingly researched and documented. It's a catalyst for the mixture of all the components of the existential traveling experience.
Slow Travels-California
By Lyn Wilkerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The updated version of Slow Travels-California explores this State's history along the present and previous routes of U.S. Highways 40, 50, 60, 99, and 395. Come explore the rich and varied history of the Golden State. This guide provides in-depth information about historic sites, landmarks, and legends along California's highways. Maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
Slow Travels-Tennessee
By Lyn Wilkerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the Tennessee edition of the Slow Travels series. U.S. Highways 11, 25, 31, and 70 are followed through the State, examining a cross-section for Tennessee and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed points of interest are included.
Following Josh
By Dave Norman
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
From Beijing's hutongs to the "always undefeated" city of Warsaw, follow Josh along with author Dave Norman as they explore the Far East and Eastern Europe by rail. Whether drinking with nomads in Mongolia, dining with locals in Seoul, or exploring Russian paintball combat with a "retired" Soviet arms dealer, Norman's blend of humor and history makes the adventure come alive.
Wheelchair Around the World
By Patrick Simpson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 148,990. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Patrick and Anne Simpson had a not so uncommon dream to travel the world upon their retirement. A major obstacle had to be crossed before this dream could become a reality. Anne, debilitated by a rare joint disease, would be confined to a wheelchair for much of their eight-month journey. Wheelchair Around the World is their heartwarming and inspiring account of a couple living out their dream.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
By Alastair Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
Finding Mount Guyot
By Buddha Palguta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,660. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A fast-paced, laugh-out-loud backpacking story about a whiskey-drinking, blue-collar kid from the flatlands of Cleveland, Ohio who gets it into his head that he wants to be a mountain man. Starting in 1977, this book follows Johnny Rez and a quirky cast of companions through fourteen rollicking adventures in the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Laughs, action, and romance.
Rob's Report: Picture if you will... My Global Adventure
By Robert Pearson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,020. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Around the World between 2004 and 2005. Almost a dozen countries, 63 flights, a journey of personal growth and discovery.
From The Grand Canyon To The Great Wall: Travelers' Best, Worst And Most Ridiculous Stories From The Road
By David Slenk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,640. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Grand To Great" brings our huge, wild world home with an outstanding collection of 67 stories, experiences, and thoughts from 54 authors and 45 countries around the globe. Stories that will make you laugh, cry, and think. Experiences that will inspire you to get up and create your own story – either right here at home or out in the farthest reaches of our world.
Jousting with Windmills - A Journey into the Heart of Spain
By Mark Colenutt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Without a word of Spanish to his name, Mark was perfectly prepared to leave home behind and begin life in Spain teaching English. Under his arm was a copy of Don Quixote, which acted as his indirect guide to the nation's psyche. His ambition was to learn the language, travel the country, unlock Cervantes' novel and add to his outlook on life. What he hadn't counted on was precisely what happened.
Everything But the Squeal (new version with images)
By John Barlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything But the Squeal is a fascinating exploration of a virtually unknown region of 'green' Spain. It is also one man's gastronomic love affair with that most unassuming of animals, the pig. 'A mouthwatering adventure!' (LA Times)
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
By Alastair Scott
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
The Dog's Rollocks
By Laura Tong
Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Out of their depths & out of their minds, The Dog’s Rollocks is the antidote to all those tales of daring-do by fearless Adventurers that leave one feeling woefully inadequate and semi-suicidal. Instead, it charts in a sometimes surreal diary the disastrous real-life journey of one middle-aged, middle-class, couple, along with their overweight Labrador, to escape mid-life crisis & canapes.