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The Path to Odin's Lake: a Scandinavian Soul Journey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Ex-newspaper editor Jason Heppenstall, worn down by the constant drumbeat of dire news in the world, decides to set out on a journey in search of some answers. With not much more than some walking boots, a notebook and a wooden staff he sets off from his old home in Copenhagen with a vague idea to “head north”.
Guide to Planning the Perfect Family Vacation
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The solution to planning the best family vacations has arrived! For all parents who have ever wanted to make their time away with their children full of bonding, personal growth, fun, and excitement, comes a book packed with information about how to travel smarter, book for less, and experience more meaning and enjoyment while touring with children - whether across the world or down the road.
Accidental Aid Worker
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Accidental Aid Worker is the travel memoir of the adventurous Sue Liu who stumbles into voluntary aid work in the wake of the 2004 tsunami during the civil war conflict in Sri Lanka. This is a moving and real account of one woman’s drive to survive and support others.
198: How I Ran Out of Countries*
Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 160,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Gunnar Garfors is the youngest hobby traveler to have visited all 198 countries in the world. The globetrotter has deftly woven his experiences together into a story that takes the reader on an emotive ride and establishes a connection with him and his quest. Expect outrageous tales grouped in original themes, complete with own chapters for every country.
Adventures in the Alps of Afghanistan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An account of two mountaineering expeditions to the Hindu Kush range in north-eastern Afghanistan. A group of Scottish climbers traveled overland in 1968 and 1970 to find unclimbed peaks in remote Badakshan.
Tales of H
Price: $4.50 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
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
Arab culture from an Arab's perspective Diwan Baladna
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern
A light and humorous--yet informative--look at Arab culture through an Arab's eyes.
Travel Your Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,990. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Travel Your Way has been written to help readers gain a basic understanding of the travel and tourism industry, and how it plays into and impacts their travel decisions. It also will help them create travel plans that meet their unique needs, interests, budget and travel safely and comfortably.
Behind the Albergue Door: Inspiration Agony Adventure on the Camino de Santiago
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A detailed and, according to the author's mom, hilarious account of the 5 weeks he and his wife spent hiking the popular 800 kilometre pilgrimage route, the Camino de Santiago, in the fall of 2012. It mixes stories, advice and humour in a way unique among travel books and is a terrific read for past pilgrims, future pilgrims, travel buffs, and those who simply love reading about people in pain.
Travelling Safely Overseas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Travelling Safely Overseas is a guide to keeping yourself safe and secure on either holiday or whilst doing business abroad.
Dagny Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
Strangers Have the Best Candy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
What kind of real-life person would not only take candy from strangers, but would turn it into a life-long passion? Meet Meps, a curious, open-hearted traveler who has turned talking to strangers into a way of life. In her award-winning book, she shares hilarious and provocative tales of conversations and adventures with strangers in North America and beyond.
A Beautiful Woman in Venice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,140. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Libraries of books have been written about Venetian history and men’s roles in shaping it. But little is written about the women. From writers to orators, courtesans to composers, you’ll read their stories in A Beautiful Woman in Venice. Boat racers, artists, glassmakers, and the first woman to earn a university degree all overcame obstacles to achieve greatness. It's time to redefine their beauty
The Floating Gourmet - How To Cook On The Move
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is a travel/cook book describing a once in a lifetime cruising journey across the Atlantic ocean to Europe and back again. You will read about how to cook gourmet meals at sea in a galley kitchen. This is a close and personal adventure experiencing all the wonders and joys of life on a boat and the problems of breaking down both boat and people. Maybe make your own journey and eat gourmet.
My Husband Made Me Do It! A Pilgrim With Plastic On The Camino de Santiago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fat, 59, fortified daily by red wine and challenged by my husband, I start a mildly epic adventure. This book is part autobiography, part travel guide, an honest but tongue in cheek record of my Camino. It lists distances, places to stay and to avoid, what to take, degree of difficulty and ultimately proves anybody can do it. I want to inspire you to take the first step on your own adventure.
Riding2Recovery: a journey within a journey
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book tells the story of a man who is on two journeys. The first is a life-long battle with mental health, and the second involves a bicycle. Having suffered a serious breakdown the author returns to cycling after a twenty year gap.Deciding he wants to cycle around the entire coast of Britain, unsupported and alone, the author begins an epic and lifechanging challenge....
Me and My Hero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Starting in Nepal, Tim purchases himself a Hero – the largest manufactured bicycle in the world. He dissects India from north to south passing through some of the poorest and richest regions in India. Me and My Hero tells the story of Tim’s impressions and details the rigour and joy of travelling by bicycle in what is arguably one of the most colourful and fascinating countries in the world.
Greece my palm with dreams
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Shirley Valentine eat your heart out. A riotous account of how an English couple were led up the garden path to buy a home in Crete. Living with the village people they encounter a way of life that will tickle you pink.
Pedal To The Sea
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 155,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Pedal To The Sea is the true story of a family with young children on a remarkable 4-month,4,685 mile, coast-to-coast bicycle trip across America pedaling a custom-made Quad, a "tandem" bicycle for two - and two more. Pedal To The Sea vividly portrays the risks, joys, struggles and accidents of fate and faith that inevitably rise to the surface of such a journey.