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Three Caminos: Thoughts on the Road to Santiago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Would you walk across another country, setting each foot before the other, day after day, outrunning your shadow into a westering sun? Would you cross a mountain range and then pass other peaks one after another until you reach a high plateau - and then keep walking? Would you still go on until, at last, your sun sets in an endless ocean and you can walk no more?
Around Scotland
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 78,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Travels in Scotland. The Great Glen, Inverness. Around the north and west coasts, Wick, Thurso, Durness and Ullapool... Its another book for the smallest room.
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.
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…
Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes" (1879) is one of Robert Louis Stevenson's earliest published works and is considered a pioneering classic of outdoor literature. It is also one of the earliest accounts of hiking and camping outdoors as a recreational activity.
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.
Dust in My Pack
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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Dust in My Pack is a new kind of travel book. The author's stories emerged over twenty years of living and working in five continents and travelling through more than sixty countries. Dust in My Pack brings far-flung lands to life while providing practical guidance to help readers create their own personalized adventures. Tales range from adrenalin-inducing exploits to awe-inspiring sites.
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.
The Weirder Side Of Paris: A Guide to 101 Bizarre, Bloodstained, or Macabre Sights, From the Merely Eccentric to the Downright Ghoulish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
There's a lot more than the Catacombs for fans of the bizarre or macabre to explore in the weirder (and darker) side of Paris that most tourists never see. With information on dozens of bizarre and sometimes gruesome sights, artworks, museums, and historical locations, The Weirder Side Of Paris is an indispensable guide to the city that you never knew existed.
Romancing Through Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Readers will delight sharing a journey of discovery that reveals not just the places, but the people and mysteries of an ancient land.The world's most desired destination, Italy provides a colorful and scenic background to adventures and misadventures. Emperors and cave-dwellers, elderly goat-herds and ghost towns come to life in visits to the hidden corners of the cradle of modern civilization.
A Recipe for Disaster - Cooking Up A Big Italian Idea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
A RECIPE FOR DISASTER is the entertaining journey of an Englishman living in rural Italy when his neighbor, Lia, persuades him to listen to her BIG IDEA – making a TV cookery series. But Lia speaks no English. And Stephen’s partner, Tam, can't cook. So. with no funding, the three of them embark on a six-part series set among the rolling hills of Italy's spectacularly beautiful Le Marche region.
Life After My Saucepans, Lifting the Lid on Living in the Dominican Republic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In What About Your Saucepans? Lindsay de Feliz gave up marriage and a successful career in the UK to follow her dreams as a scuba diving instructor in the Dominican Republic. She met and married her Dominican man and went on an incredible adventure involving political corruption and being shot in her own home. Life After My Saucepans continues the incredible story.
The Savvy Traveller Survival Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Savvy Traveller Survival Guide offers practical advice on avoiding the scams and hoaxes that can ruin any trip. From no-menu, rigged betting, and scenic taxi tour scams to rental damage, baksheesh, and credit card deceits – this book details scam hotspots, how the scams play out and what you can do to prevent them.
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.
Medieval Wanders and Wonders: Understanding Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,400. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Those who have walked the Camino will know just how compelling is the magic to be found along this way.
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.
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.
Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
Thailand Changes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book takes an offbeat and humorous look at how tourism has changed radically in Thailand over the past thirty-five years, seen through the eyes of two red-blooded young men who made their first trips to the country over three decades apart. Peter Jaggs provides an unparalleled insight into the night-streets, tourist resorts and rural villages of both modern day and bygone Thailand and goes so
Odyssey to the Balkans ... a Travelogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,710. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
It is time for a lifestyle change. She and her new lover pack some clothes, food and Banjo, the dog into her old Peugeot and take off. The destination – the Pyramids in Bosnia Herzegovina where she has plans to live out her days. The past and the present begin to merge until, little by little, like a jig-saw, the true destination is revealed.