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The Road to Oxiana: New edition linked and annotaded
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. 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
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: 114,350. 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.
The High-Way Through Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,830. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A sun bleached, beer soaked, hazy account of one extraordinary two-year backpacking adventure through Asia.
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.
Sarah Jane's Travel Memoirs Series Boxset
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarah Jane's Travel Memoirs Boxset contains three travel memoirs featuring expat family travel experiences. Find out how, as a family, they faced life-changing events in Australia and France and survived!
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: 103,090. 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.
The South African Story - 3rd Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,290. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Ron McGregor is one of South Africa's most experienced tour guides. The South African Story - 3rd Edition is a collection of his commentaries, delivered in Ron's inimitable raconteurial style. For those who want a deeper understanding of the country they are visiting - but don't want to invest in a library - this is the single book that has it all.
How to Get to Bangkok A South East Asian Travelogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 158,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How to Get to Bangkok details the more than six months I spent in South East Asia. I traveled with several people, met dozens of locals in different countries and under different circumstances, and observed both fantastical behaviour and solemn rituals, indiscriminate malice and profound kindness.
Tales of H
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 143,020. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A humorous travelogue of the Americas as seen through the eyes of "H", a British Contract Engineer who spent forty five years meandering around the world, catching the idiosyncrasies and weird differences of the varied peoples he encounters along the way. H is an optimist and was a survivor, out on the edge of life where few went
Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest: A Hill Walker's Journey to the Top of the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,200. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mark had been an ordinary hiker who had only read books about mountaineering. When he signed up for an organised trek in Nepal with a group of elderly ladies, little did he know that ten years later he would be attempting to climb the world's highest mountain. Funny, incisive and heartfelt, his journey provides a refreshingly honest portrait of the joys and torments of a modern-day Everest climber
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 and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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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,