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First Generation Abroad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
"First Generation Abroad" is a travelogue written by Jen's great grandmother, Alwine Baurman, in 1910.
The Ghosts of Cape Cod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1620, a tiny band of Europeans landed at Provincetown. They drafted the Mayflower Compact, the seed of government for the United States. Though the harbor was serene and well suited for boats and the ocean waters were bursting with seafood - the Europeans soon departed for Plymouth! Was it the 'Natives' that drove them off, or The Ghosts of Cape Cod?
Hey! I'm Shaun and I'm Annoying!
Price: Free! Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is what happens when a man, free of his student loans and out of his comfort zone, travels the world for an entire year. What he finds out about his reality and mindset forces him to change from the boy he was to the man he is.
Taking The Long Way Home: Germany to Newfoundland by Motorcycle, Scooter and Van, The Collected Chasing Summer Articles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Friendly kidnappings by Russian bikers, flying motorcycles off of cliffs in Mongolia and adopting a beach dog in Thailand are all part of Sherrie & Patrick's year of chasing summer. This is the collected essays of her Chasing Summer column she wrote during 2011 and 2012. A must read for anyone who has ever dreamed of packing everything up and hitting the road.
Not A Typical Tourist in Israel and Jordan: Travel memoirs of an amateur anthropologist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: Australian English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
I planned my vacation to Israel and Jordan with much excitement, and if I was to be completely honest – a little apprehension. I have always felt that people are essentially the same, and my instincts proved right. I learned from them that the essence of the human spirit transcends borders and cultural barriers (which we create), and we are not so very different after all…
The Kiwi Sisters’ Camino Portugués
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the Camino Portugués in 2012. It shares the many challenges and joys pilgrims face on the pilgrim trail. While Fátima, the Marion shrine is well known throughout Portugal, the Camino Portugués, and its 615 km route from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela, isn't.
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
Dirt Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An inspiring true adventure through the Australian Outback.
Burmese Daze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A female British journalist's independent travels around Burma in 2004 and 2005. There's poverty and politics but there's craziness too; a monastery of jumping cats? What's not to love?
Culua: My Other Life in Mexico
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young Australian woman travels to Mexico, her mother's homeland, on a search for identity. What begins as a visit to her enigmatic grandmother becomes a quest to find out what it means to be Mexican. As she learns to embrace Mexico verdadero - the real Mexico - she discovers a people who give a new meaning to larger than life, and the invincible bonds between family, food, and the spirit world.
India: Sights Uncovered - Travel With Tessa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Indian
India- Land of maharajah’s palaces, forts, ancient customs, insane traffic, tropical forests, and tranquil waterways. It awakens all one’s senses. Travel with me to uncover this amazing country’s many facets, which intertwine to create an unforgettable tapestry, and for a taste of India, try out my collection of India inspired recipes at the end of each chapter.
Everlasting
Price: $2.05 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Africa. The only continent I’ve not explored on my own. So off I went, full of ignorance and good intentions, to explore Malawi. But not alone, for Everlasting was by my side from the moment I stepped off the plane in Lilongwe until the day I returned to the airport. We looked for leopards together, took on termites together, survived storms together. And he told stories.
Bordering on Lunacy
Price: Free! Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A father and son's crazy quest for lighthouses, haunted castles and an arcane border in Southern Scotland.
Castles of Central Germany
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Do castles bring out the child in you? Do the Middle Ages awaken your burning interest? Is history your thing? Then join me on a fascinating journey back to times long past, when castles, suits of armor, fables and damsels in distress were a part of everyday life.
Diario di bordo di una traversata atlantica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: Italian. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Diario di bordo di un catamarano in navigazione dall'Europa ai Caraibi.
Notes of a Naive Traveler: Nepal and Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part cultural and adventure travel guide, part journey of self-discovery, this travelogue takes you on a backpacking adventure through Nepal and Thailand. It also provides a first-hand account of one volunteer’s experience teaching in a Nepali school and living with a devout Brahmin family. A must-read for those interested in learning more about Nepal and Thailand.
Travel-parenting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This unique parenting book is about the potential of your child and why it cannot be reached for cultural reasons in Western society. It shows how 'education' mostly brainwashes children into conformity, and how it reduces natural 6-sense learning to 2-sense learning, (hearing and seeing), constantly reducing intelligence. Travel offers the only real solution for those who want more.
Rowerem na koniec świata
You set the price! Words: 24,770. Language: Polish. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Okolica, w której mieszkam – ze względu na ukształtowanie terenu – jest idealna do treningów, szczególnie gdy za cel obiera się Francję. Naszym miastem docelowym miał być Bad Breisig leżący nad Renem, oddalony od miejsca mojego zamieszkania o około dwadzieścia pięć kilometrów, lub urocze miasteczko Remagen (znane z amerykańskiego filmu pod tytułem „Most w Remagen”), liczące ponad dwa tysiące lat.
Praha: The Story Behind the Wedding Gift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Airline employee Sābra Hunter, along with one of her co-workers, are off again . . . this time to Prague—or Praha, as the locals call it, to purchase one (or two) of the world-famous Bohemian crystal vases as a special wedding gift for a family friend. The trip doesn't go as planned, however. Non-Rev issues, weather delays, and airline strikes combine to impact an already too-short expedition.
Vietnam Travel Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Where in the world can you find snake wine, war souvenirs, steaming bowls of pho and iced coffee right next to each other? You guessed it, Vietnam, Southeast Asia’s up and coming coastal beauty. Vietnam’s white sandy beaches are enough to rival those in Thailand and it is quickly becoming the next hot destination for backpackers and luxury travelers alike.