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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.
Where the Roads Lead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,660. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a memoir of a pilgrimage to Rome from Barcelona following primarily the ancient Roman roads of the Via Domitia through France and the Via Francigena through Italy.
Sea Trials
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,720. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A shipwreck might end a dream of circumnavigating the globe. Not for the Wilcox family. To triumph, they must rebuild their boat on a remote Pacific island. Damage sustained on the reef and a lack of resources haunt them the rest of the way around the world as they face wild weather, pirates, gun boats, mines and thieves, and starvation in a trial that tests them to their limits.
Tightwads on the Loose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tightwads on the Loose features the exciting story of two vagabonds who explore far flung islands and civilizations for seven years aboard a 31-foot wooden sailboat. They live without what most would call "necessities" and discover that what matters most is a sense of humor.
In The Cell In Nong Khai
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Former President Jimmy Carter claims that of all cities in the world, Atlanta leads in one category: the number of sex slaves that come through the city. This is due to Atlanta’s global position, and the fact that it has one of world’s largest airports. The land of the free therefore leads in one of the things that robs so many of their freedom, which is sex-slavery...
Almost Somewhere
Series: Free books by Anton Swanepoel. Price: Free! Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Would you like to explore Cambodia and Vietnam? Follow me as I make my way from Siem Reap in Cambodia to Saigon in Vietnam, and then all the way up to Hanoi and back to Cambodia. Share in the laughs, scares and adventures I encountered, and marvel at the landscape with included pictures and links to videos I took along the way.
Travels and Troubles in South-East Asia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,630. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017 by T.K. Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The journal of the presumably adventurous, yet a bit tired, averagely experienced but quite opinionated, inner and outer world exploring, and wisely spending European tourist, who is visiting Thailand, Laos and Cambodia for the first time
The Road to Oxiana: New Edition Linked and Annotaded
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Road to Oxiana is an account of Robert Byron’s ten-month journey to Iran and Afghanistan in 1933–34 in the company of Christopher Sykes. This travelogue is considered by many modern travel writers to be the first example of great travel writing.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
An Antipodean Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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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!
Podtours of the great French cathedrals and their cities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: British English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
France was where the Gothic style was invented, and the great cathedrals of Paris and the Ile de France bear witness to the huge changes in art, architecture, and society that happened in the Middle Ages. These self-guided tours take you around a number of French cities - Laon, Chartres, Reims, Bourges, Rouen, Beauvais and Amiens and Paris (including Saint-Denis).
Cartas a mi perro
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 141,660. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
La vida es semejante a un río, a veces tranquilo a veces tumultuoso, a veces peligroso y siempre impredecible. Creemos conocerlo, creemos controlarlo. Vana ilusión. En un momento puede demostrarnos que es él quien nos controla, quien nos angustia. Podemos estar nadando placenteramente y en unos segundos estar luchando por mantener la cabeza fuera del agua para no ahogarnos.
Giros
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 114,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
No importa si eres de un país o de muchos, si tienes dinero o si no; si eres linda y joven, si te gusta el tango o el rock and roll. Encontrar el amor y la felicidad nos cuesta a todos por igual.
El péndulo de la fortuna
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 121,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Desde algún lugar de América del Sur pasando por la jungla amazónica y luego por el viejo continente, El Péndulo de la Fortuna es una especie de periplo imaginario en busca de un complicado espejismo, una frenética carrera detrás de una simple ilusión y que a la manera de viaje iniciático termina por cambiar las más elementales percepciones de la realidad.
Vespasianos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Hay tres clases de viajes: los que, como una vulgar pesadilla, uno tiene necesidad de olvidar cuanto antes…; aquéllos cuyo recuerdo aflora sólo de vez en cuando convirtiéndolos en una mera anécdota…; y otros que toman vuelo propio, de los que no se acaban jamás. “Vespasianos” es el relato de una peregrinación impensable. Única, como sus ingredientes.
Daring to Survive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Daring to Survive by Francisco Moises has Africa at the heart of its text. This is not just a description of the end of colonialism in Mozambique, but a richly flavoured tour of exotic locations.
Thailand - A Biker's Tale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Samui Island, Thailand, almost a paradise and a great place to have a motorbike club. For Mike Weber, one time successful DJ and manager of nightclubs across the UK, it is also an opportunity to become a member of a full-patched motorcycle club, the Samui Pirates.
Blond around the world ot I did it my way
You set the price! Words: 112,860. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book was translated from Russian by the author, with no correction of native English speakers so pleace don't judge it too strict. This is the travel book of a girl who happened to wander decently on our planet. She describes what made her run away from the gray and gloomy reality.How she survived along the way with minimal financial base. And not just survived but enjoyed the life.
A Christian Walks in the Footsteps of the Buddha
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,110. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
From December 2013 through March 2014, Christian pastor John Mabry went on a most amazing pilgrimage -- to visit the most significant sites of the Buddha's life and to reflect deeply on what he saw, in conversation with his own faith. Part travelogue, part history lesson, part comparative theological reflection, the adventure captures both the frailty and profundity of the human religious quest.
Me & U2 Around the World - Part 2 - North America 2009
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,960. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cathal describes his dramatic time following the U2 360˚ tour through North America in the summer of 2009, from Chicago to Vancouver, through Boston, New York, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and every other city U2 visited in between.