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Making It Home - My year as a middle-aged runaway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A true story of a woman alone moving to several randomly-picked small towns for a year.
Chronicles of a Motorcycle Gypsy
Series: Chronicles of a Motorcycle Gypsy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
A journey of 38,000 miles begins with a single twist of the throttle. This is the story of one woman's journey camping across 49 States of the USA on her motorcycle, finding danger, love, and courage along the way. Originally published as a travelogue in Motorcyclist Magazine as Girl Meets World, this full length memoir contains untold stories and details that were a little too racy for the blog.
Steps Out of Time: One Woman's Journey on the Camino
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Steps Out of Time is a deeply reflective memoir on aging and the pace of modern life as seen through the eyes of a fifty-seven-year-old wife, mother, and professional who worries that her recently diagnosed medical conditions might prevent her from accomplishing her goal.
Leaving America: My Life Sentences From Italy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
An American with Italian heritage acquires citizenship in Italy. The book comprises this criminal defense attorney’s observations, thoughts, and reactions to his new life in rural Abruzzo. The author describes this first volume as his “life sentences” from Italy. Leaving America behind he describes his attempt to assimilate into his home in a small village in Italy.
L'Odore dell'India
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: Italian. Published: July 16, 2019 by Artemide Libri. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Il 31 dicembre del 1960 Pier Paolo Pasolini parte con Alberto Moravia viaggiando per la prima volta in India. Pasolini trascriverà le sue impressioni in questo piccolo volume, un diario di viaggio diventato con gli anni un vero e proprio libro di culto.
Alicante Like a Local 2019
Price: $8.27 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: Dutch. Published: September 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In dit ebook vind je alles wat je moet weten wanneer je de Spaanse stad Alicante bezoekt! Winkels, restaurants waar je lekkere tapas eet en de leukste strandtentjes. Zo weet je in een half uurtje lezen in het vliegtuig alles over deze mooie en warme stad.
Three Hundred Zeroes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
Campervan Kama Sutra
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,590. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping & RVing
A hilarious true travel tale of one family's adventure through outback Australia.
Diary of a Pissed-Off Flight Attendant
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
A brash, funny, and downright ballsy memoir about the ups and downs of a flight attendant's life in the air.
Frankenstein Scooters to Dracula's Castle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
‘Never wipe your arse with a hedgehog.’ That’s just one tip from Sticky’s epic family ride to Istanbul on hot-rod vintage scooters. His other observations are perhaps more useful…
Binding the God: Ursine Essays from the Mountain South
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A much lauded essayist and poet, Jeff Mann writes of the passion and pain of being a Southern gentleman who happens to be invested in many worlds:  the hungers of gay Bear culture; the propensities of leather and bondage; the frustrations of academia; and the perspectives of an Appalachian who has traveled the world. Binding the God is his second collection of essays.
Idiot Afloat, Book I, Living and Cruising on Wishbone, Ultramarine Blue and My Detour
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This story takes the reader through three years of cruising the Bahamas, the Florida Keys and Cuba. The writer, Sharon Lehnert, a Lake Ontario sailor and racer, had to learn how to live on a cruising boat, as a single-handed sailor, sometimes with novice crew. Sharon made many mistakes, and her adventures, often funny, are a cautionary tale for those setting out for southern salty waters.
Idiot Afloat, Book II, Cuba, Bothwell and Boot Key Harbor: The Cruiser’s Divided Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This was the windy winter of 2003-4, when Sharon sailed, changing crew along the way and often alone in the Bahamas, Cuba and to the Florida Keys. It is also the story of how a little 1945 Bothwell house became a cozy retreat for the time away from sailing. As a live-aboard in Boot Key Harbor, she got to know the eccentrics and artists there. And who could forget those scary hurricanes of 2005?
Eight Months in Provence: A Junior Year Abroad 30 Years Late
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Covington-Carter learns that it is never too late to fulfill a long cherished dream and that, with the gifts of wisdom and maturity, that dream can become even more powerful from the waiting.
Camino de Limon: 47 Days on the Way of St. James
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In April of 2018, April Capil decided to pack her bags, hire a house sitter, and get on a plane to tackle her biggest adventure: walking the Camino Santiago in Northern Spain. "Camino de Limon" is her personal diary of 47 days walking the Camino Frances solo, with photos and stories of the pilgrims she met on "The Way."
An Incredible Journey: The Idlewild Expedition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating & sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Hillbilly landlubber Ben Gray and his sons launched a 55 hp boat near their ranch in Alberta. 2,000 miles with portages and groundings to the Arctic Ocean. Then west past Alaska to the Bering St and turned back North and East through the ice choked NW Passage to circumnavigate the world in 2005. From hurricanes to pirates to being arrested to meeting lovely people, it was An Incredible Journey.
Do You Speak English?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you've ever found yourself in a difficult situation in a foreign country, the phrase "Do You Speak English?" has probably saved you countless times. But what if we're forbidden from using this phrase? The author shows us how to travel around the world without using English - and survive! This is a fun way to be exposed to another language and everything happens on this language adventure.
From Border to Border: Crossing the Continent by Land Rover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
For Land Rover’s 50th anniversary in 1998 I joined a group of fifty people from all over North America to travel off-road from Canada to Mexico. From the wind-blasted bleakery of central Canada to the rocky playground of Moab, brake failure on a New Mexico hill to a harrowing drive up a flooding river, my journey hit incredible highs and lows before my luck finally ran out on the return home.
Rich Johnson’s Guide to Trailer Boat Sailing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010 by NorLights Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A trailerable sailboat is the ideal way to explore the country -- wherever there is water. To make the most of this exciting lifestyle, owners of trailerable sailboats need three things -- an understanding of the boat and how to use it; knowledge about the tow vehicle and trailer used to transport the boat; and a spirited sense of adventure to live the dream. This book will help you get started.
The Year of Drinking Magic: Twelve Ceremonies with the Vine of Souls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The Year of Drinking Magic: Twelve Ceremonies with the Vine of Souls is more than a collection of spell-binding accounts of journeys to the spirit realm; it’s also an inspiring roadmap for individuals in search of deep personal healing, accelerated spiritual growth and a call to action in saving our living Earth from the predations of our technocratic material culture, disconnected from Source.

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