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New Zealand: Bit by Bit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The story of one woman's ride, horseback, the length of New Zealand, accompanied by a small dog. The easy to read text captures the amazing scenery, Nature at its best, the warmth and friendliness of the people... and the funny tricks that the horses played on Jacqui. A great read for anyone contemplating visiting the country - you get a really good look at the country from the back of a horse.
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,
Fast Times in Palestine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.
Phew! Argh! Eeew!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Phew! Argh! Eeew! Travel Tales I Never Told Mum is a fantastic collection of short travel tales so enthralling, so gripping, and so chilling to read that you’ll never leave home again.
How To Use The World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,900. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Emotions
(4.00 from 1 review)
In early 2009 I left my new wife, grabbed a backpack, and jumped a train for a three-day trip through the center of Australia. Exactly one hundred days later I stood at the Eiffel Tower. How a long weekend escape turned into an overland, unplanned journey to Paris, and how I discovered that one pure impulse can open a hundred doors to other worlds, is the amazing story of How To Use The World.
Tourism Geography in Russia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,350. Language: Russian. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Книга "География туризма в России" посвящена территориальной организации туризма в России, размещению рекреационных ресурсов, туристской инфраструктуры, условиям и особенностям развития туризма в различных районах страны. Впервые в географической литературе подробно охарактеризованы туристские зоны федерального значения. Книга может быть рекомендована всем, кто интересуется туризмом в России.
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!
Finding Mount Guyot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,660. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(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.
Walking for Peace, An Inner Journey by Mony Dojeiji and Alberto Agraso
Price: $9.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 11, 2021!) Words: 101,260. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Mony, a Canadian woman, begins a 5000-kilometer walk for peace, never imagining that, 13 months and 13 countries later, the walk only ever had one true destination: her inner self. Destiny weaves the tapestry of events to help her realize her dream, including Alberto, the Spanish mystic who would share her journey. This is their international award-winning true story.
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path
Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
Riding2Recovery: a journey within a journey
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book tells the story of a man who is on two journeys. The first is a life-long battle with mental health, and the second involves a bicycle. Having suffered a serious breakdown the author returns to cycling after a twenty year gap.Deciding he wants to cycle around the entire coast of Britain, unsupported and alone, the author begins an epic and lifechanging challenge....
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
(5.00 from 1 review)
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
Voyagers and Voyeurs - Travels in 19th Century France
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 257,610. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009 by FishesEye Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
A treasure-chest from the golden age of travel. Annotated, humorous highlights from over 100 eye-witness accounts (diaries, journals, collected letters, reports, travel guides) written between 1750 & 1918. By some of the most famous English and American authors of the 18th and 19th centuries, plus a host of eccentric parsons, antiquarians and ladies of independent spirit. A huge read!
Journey of Coincidence
Price: Free! Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This true tale of adventure and self-discovery begins behind the walls of a seemingly large prison, once known as East Germany. Inspired by a peaceful revolution he embarks upon a quest that takes him to South America. Searching for a mystic experience he stumbles upon a group of eclectic Christians using Ayahuasca. He soon gets lost in the Amazon and must find his way out before it is too late.
Cross-Country: Adventures Alone Across America and Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,940. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After many summers in the back seat, four months before 1/1/2000, M.M. Justus followed several literary heroes and drove alone across America for 3 months. She went from the Little Town on the Prairie to Scotty's Castle, and from the Twin Towers to an 'alien' landing site in Wyoming. After over 14,000 miles and one life-changing event, she arrived back home, only to discover home changed, too.
Floating Point
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Imagine running away to sea without giving up your day job! In Floating Point, the author and her family seek to shorten a daunting commute to Silicon Valley by moving to a boat. This travel memoir chronicles an adventure lived beneath the radar of suburban life as the new owners of the Egret learn the ropes and are transformed by their life on the water. Published by ePicaro Press.
Random Acts of Travel: Featuring Trepidation, Hammocks and Spitting
Price: Free! Words: 121,850. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Travelling through our diverse and fascinating world can be invigorating, uplifting and life changing. Of course, it can also be baffling, disgusting, aggravating and ridiculous. This hilarious tribute to world travel is full of humorous stories and shocking advice that will inspire you, make you laugh out loud and slowly but surely convince you to stock up on hand sanitizer.
Dancing Bare
Price: Free! Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Dancing Bare is an amusing tale about Rigby, an impossibly innocent young man who swaps the suffocating confines of middle class New Zealand for love and liberation in nineteen-sixties London and Europe. Revelling in the freedom conferred by anonymity, he becomes an actor, stripper, rent boy, lover, teacher and dedicated traveller through Europe and North Africa.