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Tales From The Tar Baby "...Up The Track"
Series: Tales From The Tar Baby. Price: Free! Words: 14,460. Language: Australian English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Fiction » Mashups
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Being memories and observations from selected events and personal experiences gathered during trips from Alice Springs to Darwin over one's lifetime, fifteen hundred K's from the Red Heart to the Top End – most recently in our retirement motor-home Tar Baby. How boring, thinks you. And so did I at first, but as I started writing I began to remember things, some recent and others from my childhood…
My Husband Made Me Do It! A Pilgrim With Plastic On The Camino de Santiago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fat, 59, fortified daily by red wine and challenged by my husband, I start a mildly epic adventure. This book is part autobiography, part travel guide, an honest but tongue in cheek record of my Camino. It lists distances, places to stay and to avoid, what to take, degree of difficulty and ultimately proves anybody can do it. I want to inspire you to take the first step on your own adventure.
The 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the summer he turned 40, Peter Moore bought a Vespa as old as he was and rode it from Milan to Rome. It was a trip that took him through medieval stone towns, patchworked fields and into the hearts of all the Italians he met. This is an abridged version of Peter's book about the trip, Vroom with a View, published by Random House. It first appeared in the Lonely Planet anthology, Flightless.
Right Now Is Perfect: A Romance, An Adventure, The Unexpected Thereafter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's an adventure in paradise when a mid-life divorcee ditches a career in IT to sail across the South Pacific with her lover and two friends. But there is more!
On The Road With Geoff And Jules
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,290. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
christmas eve 1959. geoff and jules hit a low point in calcutta. what to do? they try hitch-hiking across asia on what would later be the hippie trail - with glittering generals, weirdos, wrestlers and mad fundamentalists. they upset the military in darjeeling, are reborn in the ganges, jailed in afghanistan, dodge the savak in teheran, get drunk in Macedonia, wind up in 1960s london and party on.
Travel, Sex, and Train Wrecks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What does one do when they’ve suffered a bad break up, and are trying to “find” themselves, but aren’t quite ready to deal with reality? Travel, of course. So begins my adventures in Southeast Asia. Just to give you fair warning it does involve sex, hot men with accents, Pad Thai, and bizarre travel situations. And it will probably leave you with an uncontrollable urge to travel to Thailand.
Assisi Walking Adventure Guide
Price: Free! Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
Iceland: A Stormy Motorcycle Adventure
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.
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.
Indian'ventures - Aventures indiennes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
En échange pendant un an à l'Indian Institute of Technology de Delhi, Yann découvre avec enthousiasme un pays riche de contraste. De la vie quotidienne spartiate au système scolaire, en passant par de nombreux voyages, c'est avec humour et parfois acidité et cet étudiant nous décrit son parcours au pays de Gandhi.
Grand Teton National Park - A Photographer's Site Shooting Guide 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a photographer's shooting guide for Jackson Hole, WY complete with photos of all locations and links to Google map pointers to pinpoint each exact shooting location. This replaces "Jackson Hole, WY - A Photographer's Shooting Guide" with updated information and an additional 30 sites for a total of 115 great sites to photograph the Teton Mountains.
GREECE - 100 Travel Tips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Planning a holiday to Greece? "100 travel tips" is a must-read before you set out. It discusses when to go, what to expect, luggage, transportation, the traditions, food, accommodation. It considers the people themselves, island-hopping, the ancient sites, outdoor activities, and shopping. Even if all you want to do is veg-out in peace under the Mediterranean sun, you still need to check this book
Kitten Heels in Kathmandu, Adventures of a Female Vagabond
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mary, newly minted as a lone warrior after raising her son, sells everything she owns, breaks free of the USA and takes us on a water slide ride photographing the Dalai Lama in India to riding elephants bareback in Nepal. Across 27 countries by train, boat, bus, motorbike, and rickshaw she discovers that courage takes practice and wanderlust costs less than it does to stay home working.
Where To Next? A Guide To International Backpacking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,360. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Language barriers, transportation, hostels, currency exchanges, con artists, airport navigation, planning, and packing. These are all common challenges and adventures for new backpackers. Where To Next? offers a "how to" guide for international backpacking. Covering everything from pre-trip planning to adjusting once you've come back home. This is a must read for anyone planning a trip abroad!
Dust in My Pack
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dust in My Pack is a new kind of travel book. Discover travel destinations most people never see and how to go yourself. Topics are conveniently grouped across a wide range of travel themes, including boat trips, multi-day treks, day hikes, temples and forts, ancient cities, getaway adventures, serene scenes, animal encounters and unforgettable accommodations.
An Antipodean Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is an overland travelling adventure from London to Sydney with a twist - we tell the ludicrous truth! What's it like being cooped up with a friend for an entire year in a slapstick Land Rover sweatbox, breaking down in almost every country, getting robbed, viewing some amazing charity work, riding elephants, cowering in Army bases and bribing police? Great fun, as it turns out!
Going To Ghana - My Adventure in Africa as a Baby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A heart-warming story of how a child can interpret life and culture using family conversations, memories and photos as a template. Born in Australia as the son of an African father and an Australian mother, the young author Zion Nyakpo says his discovery of Africa is “my first real adventure in life.” The book is delightful, gentle and thoughtful.
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.
Two Voyages~There and Back One Fabulous~ the other Not So Fabulous
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
the book describes a fabulous voyage I took from australia on the way to a working holiday in uk.. i backpacked through the uk and the continent and was one of the first backpackers to leave australia after ww2 in 1951. the return journey to australia in 1953 was a voyage that was not at all fabulous for me. both ships were migrant ships.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Door County Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination with 300 miles of shoreline vacillating between towering bluffs to pristine sandy beaches. Discover historic lighthouses, nature areas, and century old shipwrecks. This fun to read guidebook provides all the launch sites with driving directions and GPS coordinates for day paddles that you can customize to your own desires and abilities.