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Snakeskins and Signposts
Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
The Red Rucksack
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
Deep in the Heart of France: A Guide to the Loire Valley's Contemporary Caves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,710. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
France's Loire Valley is honeycombed with thousands of caves, a number of which are open to the public. This is your guide to nearly 200 cave lodgings, cave restaurants, cave art galleries, cave museums and many other "troglodyte" attractions. Also includes 22 walks in cave country.
I is for Illuminated Salt and Pepper Pots (and other everyday essentials)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Living - or thinking - of going to live in France, or simply just interested in the country? Here's an A to Z of what could happen to you! From the complexities of getting a phone installed, to the need for illuminated salt and pepper pots. From eating snails to finding the right word for a mousetrap,and even how to make sure you get a parking space. Come and join the fun.
Wo bitte geht's hier um die Welt?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,550. Language: German. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Reisen wohin und so lange man möchte? Sich aussuchen, in welchem Land man wohnt und arbeitet? Als junge Frau frei und ungebunden sein und viel erleben, auch ohne dickes Bankkonto - geht das? Ja. Die charmante deutsche Abenteurerin Nina machts vor. Seit sie 22 ist, folgt sie ihrer Reiseleidenschaft und ist seit nun mehr als 8 Jahren als Fremdsprachenlehrerin rund um den Globus unterwegs.
Adventures in Pet-Sitting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Follow along on this wild ride through Mexico as the author pet-sits for four different homeowners in four small villages over five months. From the cool, misty mountains of Central Mexico to the hot, humid beaches of the Mexican Riviera, get an inside look at the truth about cats and dogs, and the day-to-day fun and fuss of caring for them. Plus, find out how to be a pet-sitter yourself!
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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.
The Trains We Rode
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar. NEW LOWER PRICE!!
My Passage to India
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This travelogue of India is based on a thirteen week visit to a relatively undiscovered country.The book captures various aspects of the India: its culture, customs, peoples and religious beliefs. Moreover, it shows how Western benchmarks or preconceptions do not necessarily well serve the tourist hoping to understand what India means to its native dwellers.
Leaving Home
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A train breaks down in the snowy Polish countryside. The jungle awakes. On a cruise ship, paranoia strikes. Fairy godmother magic comes from an unexpected source. A blackmailer makes a mistake. A young father leaves town. A neighbor's death reveals a dark surprise. All this and more in Leaving Home, a collection of twenty short stories, flash fiction, and travel essays by Melinda Brasher.
After They've Seen Paree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,700. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping & RVing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Part memoir, part travelog, this is an entertaining look at life on the road, exploring the nooks and crannies of Europe in a VW van. With their low budget approach to independent travel, this Kentucky couple turned a severe case of wanderlust into a life full of adventure. AFTER THEY’VE SEEN PAREE just might give you the courage, incentive, and know-how to make your travel dreams come true.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
After the Earthquake
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Was it really such a good idea, going back to Nepal so soon after the earthquake. But the second she arrived JO CARROLL knew that, more than anything, Nepal needed visitors to remind the world what a wonderful country this is. And then she met a crocodile ...
Vultures Overhead: Over the Hill in Cuba.
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s time for JO CARROLL to pack her rucksack again, and this time she’s heading west, to Cuba, to search behind the salsa, the crumbling facades and the old cars to try to discover how Cuba makes sense of herself.
Down In Andong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether real or imagined, the loss of a daughter can be devastating. After spiraling downward in confusion for several months, Steve found himself halfway around the world, teaching English in a very traditional part of Korea. The students, especially the younger ones, were a source of inspiration and a kind of therapy.
50X30: Misadventures in Every State Before I Turned Post-Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
(5.00 from 1 review)
This account of a gay nerd's quest to achieve a lifelong dream proves that wasting your twenties is impossible.
Travels with my Rant
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Travels with my Rant” describes my wanderings around some of the more obscure bits of East Timor, the Indonesian islands of Nusa Tenggara, Sulawesi and Borneo, Central America and parts of India. It is a series of travellers tales about uncomfortable and sometimes slightly worrying journeys, sometimes in places which few other western touros reach.
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta’ es la guía práctica definitiva para organizar por libre tu itinerario por el país del Sol Naciente. Recorreremos paso a paso los puntos más importantes de Japón y encontraras consejos eminentemente prácticos para que tu viaje sea fácil de realizar y resulte lo mejor posible.
Living from the Heart with Lessons from the Camino de Santiago
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brooke shares the profound lessons of the Camino de Santiago as different stories applied to real life examples. This offers readers a glimpse into the ancient Camino approach to a balanced life. Sue Kenney author of My Camino