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Songs from a Suitcase
Price: Free! Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Stories and poems of unusual lives, strange occurrences and off-beat travel.
Follow That Arrow: Notes on Getting Here from There
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
After losing her center, her marriage, and her future in one stroke, Gwen Van Velsor set off to find a new path. She traveled across the United States before finding her way to the Camino de Santiago, a journey that would redefine her life. Her story is a reflection on love, faith and the food that got her here from there.
Looking For Lemons: A Travel Survival Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,850. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Looking for Lemons is a unique new travel guide and essential reading for anyone planning an overseas trip, whether on business, as a tourist or a gap-year traveller. If you want no-nonsense, easy-to-follow, practical advice on how to recognise the warning signs, how to prevent problems, and how to cope with emergencies (should they occur), this is the book for you.
Flying 7 Continents Solo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
FLYING 7 CONTINENTS SOLO is the fascinating account of a pilot flying alone across the world in a small single-engine airplane to achieve the rare goal of landing on all seven continents. This book will appeal to pilots and anyone interested in international travel from a unique perspective - the cockpit of a small plane.
New Zealand Photo Journal #25: Bungee Jumping Queenstown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
In this 25th volume I will be taking a tourist bus from Haast down to Queenstown, as I surrender to a painful knee issue. In the capitol city I painted the town pink with a gang of backpackers, packed my bike and cycle gear in a bike box, hiked up to the top gondola station, and bravely took a leap-of-faith off the bungee jumping platform. I hope you enjoy these images and travel thoughts.
Terrance Talks Travel: A Pocket Guide to Adventure Travel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover amazing adventures such as a Nile River Adventure Cruise, a birding safari in Papua New Guinea, and a Trans-Siberian Railway Adventure. Learn about awesome adventure activities, such as sandboarding, quad-motoring, canyoning, kloofing, and zorbing. This handy reference includes a packing checklist, a list of the best adventure travel companies, photos, money-saving tips and much more.
Our Peace Corps Adventure in Tunisia
Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This story of an American Peace Corps couple in Tunisia provides a window into the not-so-distant past of how individuals of dissimilar groups were able to live in friendship, harmony, and even love. It is hoped that it will awaken us to how far we have wandered from the goodness of that time and question how our leaders have allowed or even caused the hatred and conflict among our cultures.
Vagabonding Through Retirement
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Vagabonding Through Retirement chronicles the adventures of Bill and Ina, a globe-trotting American couple, who live on a houseboat in Paris. Their jostles over the itinerary of their visits to six continents is often humorous, though not always without danger. Bill wants to meet people, exchange language lessons, and visit prisons; Ina vies to absorb scenery and learn their culture.
The Wayfarers: Journeying through a Century of Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Virginia Ames was born in the Deep South at the dawn of the twentieth century. In her hundredth year, Ames takes us back to the 1970 cross-country sojourn wherein she and daughter Mary poignantly and critically looked at a century of sociability and social change—including race relations, revolutionary politics, the auto, space exploration, and flight.
The Trains We Rode
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar. NEW LOWER PRICE!!