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Denali Nights: A Commercial Expedition to Climb Mt McKinley's West Buttress
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 32,700. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
(5.00 from 1 review)
There had been an unprecedented spell of good weather on Denali, a peak notorious for its severe conditions and cold temperatures that trapped climbers in storms for days on end. Would the weather hold for Mark Horrell's team or would they find themselves fighting to survive in the teeth of a storm? This is his account of a commercial expedition to climb the West Buttress.
Two Pensioners and a Porsche - The German Alpine Route and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 29,170. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Two Pensioners and a Porsche is a journal with photographic and video content compiled during a twenty two day car journey accross the Continent of Europe. The purpose of the journey was to explore The German Alpine Route, some 450 kilometres of alpine scenery from Lindau, Lake Constance Bavaria to the infamous Eagles Nest at Berchtesgaden. The journey then continues via.several countries Beyond.
BloggyBook Cumbria June 2014
Series: BloggyBook, Cumbria June 2014. Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Come to Cumbria they said, It will be lovely they said, Rains most of the time they said, Or did it?
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!
Vultures Overhead: Over the Hill in Cuba.
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s time for JO CARROLL to pack her rucksack again, and this time she’s heading west, to Cuba, to search behind the salsa, the crumbling facades and the old cars to try to discover how Cuba makes sense of herself.
First Class At Last
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Fed up with the strenuous process of travel: the slow queues, the delays, the crowds and the extreme discomfort of the average economy airline seat? The author in this case, decided it was time to do something about this. He arranged a trip designed to be the antidote to the routine travel misery - and booked a trip travelling only first class.
Strong Camino Woman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A Newfoundland grandmother decides to spice up her life of retirement by walking the 790-kilometre Camino Francés. She experiences pain and homesickness and overcomes many fears along the way from Torbay, Newfoundland to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The people she meets along the trail are her greatest joy.
An African Odyssey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160,600. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Peter Winton sets out alone on a 10,000 mile journey around Africa. He travels the hard way overland, encountering astonishing hardship and poverty, but also some of the most extraordinary natural wonders on the planet. On an odyssey into the unknown, where chance encounter is everything and where contentment and joy are found in the ordinary, the everyday, and the most unexpected of places.
Shifting
Price: Free! Words: 22,990. Language: Australian English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(3.00 from 1 review)
an anthology which compiles the 40 top entrants to hunter writers centre travel writing competition 2014
Our On Board Life -- A Love Story About Two Rookie Boaters Living the Dream, Loving the Lifestyle, and Learning Everything from Scratch
Price: Free! Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
It is rare when someone gets to actually live their dream, but Skipper Darrell did! Follow him, along with his wife, on their good ship Why Knot, as they cruise America's Great Loop, America's greatest boating adventure. It's not a guide book or travelogue, but a collection of the best stories of their adventure.
As You Learn To Fly
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
These stories will inspire you to follow God’s voice relentlessly, embrace a life full of adventure, find and fight for a cause bigger than yourself, and see more clearly the beauty that surrounds you everyday. "This life is a gift and every day is a chance to write something beautiful." As You Learn To Fly is a collection of stories from my five-year-long journey traveling around the world.
My Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Born by the side of the road, Jim Woods went on to be a writer and an adventurous big game hunter.
A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
After living in Croatia for seven years, author Barbara Unković returned to her New Zealand birthplace for an extended family holiday. With the holiday over, and eager to be back in her adopted homeland, Barbara's joy upon her return to Croatia is marred by the rude welcome she receives.
Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Somewhere along the line the critics labeled "Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe" entertaining and a "Must Read". Universities across the country have begun requiring all students who wish to apply for a study abroad program to pick up this book. Although I do not think my work should be the only resource, I do know the anxiety and feelings that capture us before traveling overseas.
Patria Sin Fronteras
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Patria sin fronteras es un libro que con un realismo descriptivo relata las costumbres de 20 países lejanos y la vivencia del autor a bordo de un barco carguero con una tripulación de origen griego. Es además un libro ameno e informativo para el sociólogo, el político, el periodista y todo aquel que desconozca el mundo más allá del límite de una ciudad.
MY JOURNEY THROUGH OCCUPIED AUSTRIA1952 copyright Gorddon J R Smith 2014
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
My five week backpacking journey in 1952 through Austria, was under four power allied occupation force control, afforded me with many new experiences of meeting people and exploring a foreign country. I came away with a deep love and knowledge of the country, its people and culture. I stayed in youth hostel accommodation. except for ten days when I lived with an Austrian family.
Un viaje de palabras (MOBI)
Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Este libro es una colección de historias, anécdotas y escenas curiosas recopiladas por el autor a lo largo de diez viajes por distintos destinos de todo el mundo. Lugares tan diversos como París, La Habana, Roma o Bangkok muestran su lado más pintoresco a lo largo de más de medio centenar de artículos.
Un viaje de palabras
Price: Free! Words: 27,310. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Este libro es una colección de historias, anécdotas y escenas curiosas recopiladas por el autor a lo largo de diez viajes por distintos destinos de todo el mundo. Lugares tan diversos como París, La Habana, Roma o Bangkok muestran su lado más pintoresco a lo largo de más de medio centenar de artículos.
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.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Door County Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination with 300 miles of shoreline vacillating between towering bluffs to pristine sandy beaches. Discover historic lighthouses, nature areas, and century old shipwrecks. This fun to read guidebook provides all the launch sites with driving directions and GPS coordinates for day paddles that you can customize to your own desires and abilities.