Books tagged: bicycle travel

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Free Wheeling - Tony's Bicycle Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,030. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
This is a book about a brilliant invention, the bicycle. It's a book about the joy of cycling, a book that peels back the myths of the cycling fraternity and exposes the bicycle in all its unadulterated beauty. The book is about being a boy on a bike or a girl on a bike and it's overriding message is that the bicycle is for everybody to enjoy. 'Entertaining informative and funny.'
A Slow Tour Through France: From Avignon To Saint-Malo By Bicycle (Mostly)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When Marie and her partner Adi spent two months cycling around France with a tent, they just wanted a bit of sunshine for a change. During nearly 2,000 slow miles they struggled with hailstones, hills, bad knees and the scarcity of tea pots - only to find, as if they didn't know it already, that no matter what the weather and the road throw at you, life is still better on the back of a bike.
Drive, Ride, Repeat: The Mostly-True Account of a Cross-Country Car and Bicycle Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Drive, Ride, Repeat is a journal of a car/bicycle/camping trip, but Macy promises that “if it starts sounding like one of your brother-in-law’s boring slide shows, I will stop this book, and we’ll turn around and go home. I mean it.” Interspersed with the journal chapters, you'll find thought-provoking life tips, stories from the past, and descriptions of Al's wacky inventions.
Cycle Touring For Beginners: A Guide To Exploring Near And Far By Bicycle
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00)
A cheerful and concise guide covering everything beginners and more experienced cycle tourers need to know to enjoy cycle touring, whether a weekend trip near home or a multi-week tour overseas. If you think you have to ride around the world to have an adventure on a bike, this guide will put your mind to rest, with tips to help you get the most enjoyment possible out of your cycle tours.
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.
LeJog 2013 - Team DIM
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A personal account of our bike ride from Lands End to John O'Groats in July 2013
Practical Guide to Riding Your Bike - Bicycle Rules and Safety
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This is a introductory guide for people who quite like the idea of getting on a bike. It does not tell you how to use a power meter, or what ratio of protein to carbs you have to eat after a grueling turbo session. It's just about bikes, and cycling, and fun, and leisure, and safety. It's a no-nonsense, down-to-earth look at bike rules and how to stay safe.
Chacun sa route
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,200. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Seul, à vélo, de l'Alaska à la Terre de Feu. A l'image des papillons monarques fuyant les températures hivernales, Philippe Jacq quitte les parcs nationaux nord-américains pour l'Amérique Centrale avant de se hisser sur la cordillère des Andes pour atteindre Ushuaia au terme d'une formidable aventure de 24000 Km. Parcourir la Panaméricaine en solitaire laisse du temps au voyage intérieur...
Vagabond on a Bicycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00)
This book comprises sixteen articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
North to Alaska!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00)
This book takes you on a 3,200-mile bicycle expedition from Missoula, Montana to Anchorage, Alaska. You’ll read about my 73-day bicycle tour that was filled with adventures including a grueling ascent to Logan Pass in Glacier National Park, a scary standoff with a black bear in the Yukon, a daring dash through a forest fire, and a harrowing ride over the Top-of-the-World Highway.