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Living the Dream by Ben Beiske
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,220. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Living the Dream - or how to leave everything you know behind and travel the world for three years. One day, the author quits his fast-paced corporate job, sells most of his belongings and leaves on a world trip - and never looks back. This book closely follows his journey, giving intriguing insights into the countries and cultures that he encountered along the way.
Highlights of Beautiful China by Venice Kichura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
China is a land with breathtaking scenery and culture unique to other countries. Some of the highlights of China explored in this book include the Great Wall and Xian’s Terracotta Warrior museum. This article eBook chronicles my 15-day trip to China. Included are tour highlights, along with useful traveling tips and plenty of photos.
To the Top of Central America: Bagging Volcanoes in Guatemala by Mark Horrell
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 18. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Guatemala has a chain of thirty volcanoes, four of which are active. It's not the sort of place most people think of spending their Christmas holidays, but that's exactly what Mark Horrell did. Accompanied by a disparate group of people, he sets out to climb seven volcanoes in eleven days, including Volcan Tajumulco, the highest mountain in Central America.
Where the Battles Weren't by Adam Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Where The Battles Weren’t is a book about ten towns in the western United States who share a name with an important Civil War battle. From Gettysburg, South Dakota to Winchester, Oregon and Petersburg, Alaska to Vicksburg, Arizona, Where The Battles Weren’t takes readers on an exciting ride across the American West.
The Red Rucksack by Ben J West
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
Where the Boat Sinks--Every Day by Shannon Hoffmann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Where the Boat Sinks--Every Day is a traveler's memoir from a journey to Phuket, Thailand--and the surprising outcome of an event involving a sinking boat.
The World Peace Journals by Ben Gilbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Himalayan Journey into Madness, Mayhem and Adventure ! "Adventure as it should be - just do it and damn the rest!" - Ian Thurlby, founder of The Blue Space Guides' Co-operative.
Truly, No Place Like Home by Robert N. Jenkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In this book of travels around North America, Robert N. Jenkins recounts the insights he gained from experiences as diverse as stumbling upon the Grand Tetons and flying on the Concorde at twice the speed of sound. Named the travel editor of the Tampa Bay Times in 1987, Jenkins would win eight national awards for his writing and for the overall excellence of his weekly section of travel news.
The Missing Bachelor Farmer: A Nancy Keene Mystery by Louise Hathaway
Series: A Nancy Keene Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Are you a fan of Prairie Home Companion? Have you ever thought of going on a pilgrimage to see the towns that Garrison Keillor had in mind when he created his fictional town of Lake Wobegon? If so, I hope you will enjoy this book about a precocious teenager who talks her father into taking her to Minnesota on just such a quest.
More than a Mountain: Our Leap of Faith by Lori Schneider
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
"An exhilarating adventure on many levels worth reading." - Christopher Luzzio, MD, Neurologist "I have read all the exciting books by Krauker and Viesturs regarding climbing; 'More than a Mountain' can be proudly shelved next to them.” - Dr. Jay L. Alberts, President and Founder, Pedaling for Parkinsons
The Dog's Rollocks by Laura Tong
Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Out of their depths & out of their minds, The Dog’s Rollocks is the antidote to all those tales of daring-do by fearless Adventurers that leave one feeling woefully inadequate and semi-suicidal. Instead, it charts in a sometimes surreal diary the disastrous real-life journey of one middle-aged, middle-class, couple, along with their overweight Labrador, to escape mid-life crisis & canapes.
A Whirlwind Around Morocco: A Light-Hearted Moroccan Travel Adventure by Journey Beyond Travel
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Join travel journalist Derek Workman in this light-hearted story as he travels around Morocco, taking you on a 'whirlwind' adventure through the country's diverse culture and hidden landscapes.
Telling Tales From Turkey by Elliott Ozlek Ros
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
For anyone with an interest in modern Turkey, this delightful collection of true stories is a must-read. Three British teachers record their varying experiences of living in the country, from daily life and local festivals to finding jobs and surviving earthquakes. These amusing and informative recollections provide insight into Turkish culture and also show how the authors have adapted to life.
An Indian Sojourn by Ellen Besso
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Holistic Life Coach Ellen Besso always wanted to travel to India. Her memoir, An Indian Sojourn takes the reader on a spiritual journey as she & her partner tutor Tibetan refugees in Dharamsala & travel through the fascinating yet paradoxical country that is India. An Indian Sojourn is for women who are looking for a deeper travel experience & for arm chair travelers who enjoy reading about India.
By Ship, Train, Bus, Plane & Sometimes Hitchhiking by Walt Christophersen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Veteran travel writer Walt Christophersen chronicles his experiences as he journeys around much of the world in the 1960s and 70s, with an emphasis on getting from one place to another. He hops across the Pacific visiting dozens of islands between Tahiti and Yap, sails down the Amazon and travels mostly overland from Beirut to Tokyo, witnessing Afghanistan at peace and Vietnam at war.
A Temporary European by Walt Christophersen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,390. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
What it was like to live and work as an American reporter in Europe in the mid-1980s, covering stories for a weekly PBS TV newsmagazine. Assignments take author Walt Christophersen to the Normany invasion beaches and Dresden to cover wartime anniversaries. He also confronts gypsy pickpockets in Paris and tracks down Sherlock Holmes in Switzerland.
Fresh and Crispy: Journal of an Italian Walking Tour by Nancy Millikin Tubbs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a short, funny book describing my summer trip to Italy. From the flower covered balconies in the cities, the ancient structures layered with centuries of human experience, to the thrill of meeting new people and becoming a world traveler, Italy was a blast. Oh yes, let’s not forget the naked statues. Not to mention an abundance of real, live, very hot looking Italians! What a vacation!
The Accidental Sailor by Rod Heikell
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
In 1976 Rod Heikell set off in Roulette, a 20 foot boat that should probably have never left the Solent, for the Mediterranean. Via the French Canals and Biscay he somehow got to the Mediterranean and sailed to Corsica, Italy and onto Greece. It records the near disasters and highs and lows of a voyage which shaped his life in ways he never imagined.He became the accidenta
Phu Pee Massage - Real Stories for my Friend by Lindsey Coen Fernandez
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Prepare to laugh, and maybe shed a tear, reading Phu Pee! Coen-Fernandez has combined her love of storytelling and massage into an entertaining and lighthearted collection. Through excerpts of letters and emails, she turns the loss of a friend into an uplifting, hopeful read. Inspired by stories of people behind the massages, it would be impossible not to experience your next massage differently.