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An Exile of the Mind: An adventure of life in the slow lane
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
An incredible travel adventure spanning two decades hitch-hiking, by campervan and boat to exotic parts of the world far from the madding crowd.
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.
Surviving Africa: The Dark Continent. Travel Security
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The African continent boasts the largest number of astounding countries for sightseeing on this planet, with impressive animals, stunning deserts and beautiful savannahs. It is also home to 54 sovereign states with astonishing cities and towns that are rich in history and culture.
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.
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.
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.
Calabria Mare, Monti E Natura
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Sono descritti in dettaglio i 800 km di costa incontaminata della Calabria, così come i parchi e le riserve naturali. Gli sport disponibili sono inclusi. Questa guida vi condurrà anche in un'unità in Calabria, partendo da Maratea e poi a Papasidero, Cosenza, Sila, Crotone, Pizzo Calabro, Tropea e Capo Vaticano, Locri, Pentedattilo, per finire a Reggio Calabria.
Burmese Daze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. 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?
How to Not Run Away to Mexico
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
What’s it like to move to Mexico when you’re unprepared and uninformed? A Canadian weaves a true story about relocating to Mexico and enduring incredible hurdles and adventures. What happens when stuck in a foreign land with too much baggage, limited resources and poor choices based on bad misinformation? She reveals how we can reach our wildest dreams of moving abroad, the easier way.
A New Life in Thailand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
50,000 words it is truly Thailand in your pocket. Designed not to need an internet connection so you can plan your next move always. There are nearly 200 Thai phrases with mp3 sound files so you can communicate the moment you land in Thailand. The comprehensive travel guide has all you need to get around and my story of life with a bar girl and my Thai wife gives you a feel for the culture
Rosemary's Travels 2016: Greece
Price: $4.04 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Experience armchair travel at its best. Travel with Rosemary and her coeliac travel companion Stavros to Athens, ancient sites in Greece and picturesque destinations in the Greek islands. View the landscape, feel the history, make new friends and savour the food.
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: $4.99 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.
Round the Top - Perth to Melbourne the Long Way
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: Australian English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Part blog, part guide book, part text book, this book documents a couple's 12 month sailing voyage around the top of Australia to some of the most remote and dangerous waters in the world. Full of stories, photographs and practical, down-to-earth tips, this is an ideal book for someone contemplating a similar voyage or just dreaming of it.
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.
Four Seasons in a Day: Travel, Transitions and Letting Go of the Place We Call Home
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deborah Jacobs quit the job from hell, rented her house and planned to Airbnb her way through France. This swiftly-paced, well plotted travelogue, by a writer at the top of her game, blends observations about aging and careers, with fish-out-of-water adventures and practical advice about the sharing economy. It all comes together to make for an entertaining, inspiring and information-rich read.