Books tagged: travelogue

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Wanderlove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A naïve backpacker falls in love with an experienced traveller who encourages her to do something she should not. They become separated. Carrying a load of guilt, she sets out to find him. With all of Europe to search, she realises she does not really know that much about him. But having learned some uncomfortable truths about herself, will she still love him? Will she ever love anyone again?
Tracks and Horizons: 26 Countries on a Motorcycle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
In the 60's, Carlos Caggiani traveled to 26 countries on an old motorcycle with hardly a penny to his name. He suffered famine, intense weather, was chased by the FBI, was shot at in Bolivia, and even survived a serious accident. The experiences in this book demonstrate a human being's tenacity and triumph in the face of adversity.
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deadly pirate attacks and a near collision with an oil tanker are just two of the dangers faced by the crews of today's container ships. 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day', is the story of life on the high seas, where real adventures still exist. The author recounts her adventures on the container ship Serenity River in this entertaining narrative travelogue.
The Jungle Creatures: A Costa Rican Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
'The Jungle Creatures: A Costa Rican Adventure' is the true story of travelers who make plans to travel to Costa Rica together. What starts out as an exciting adventure quickly devolves into a nightmare as these relative strangers must endure thirteen days together in a small SUV confronting money problems, itinerary issues, even death-as the fragile relationships begin unraveling.
Teaching Abroad: an alternative life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Teaching Abroad combines travelogue, cultural description and teaching tips into a memoir giving a first hand account of what it's like to teach and earn a living overseas. The journey takes us from Central Europe to Oman, from Micronesia to East Asia. As creative nonfiction, it reminds us that success is not a destination; it is a journey.
An Amorous Route: Love and Laughter Along Germany’s Romantic Road
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The number one job of the tourist is to entertain the locals... at least it is according to Scott Donald's light hearted account of love and laughter along Germany's Romantische Straße, or Romantic Road. With his wife in tow, he takes you on a winding winter journey full of gingerbread houses, seductive walled cities and castles with more than a little personality.
Travels in the Tibetan World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,070. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travels in the Tibetan World was winner of a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award for Best Travel Book (2003). Extreme travel author Michael Buckley sets off on a decade-long quest to explore the bizarre Tibetan world. Join him for a remarkable journey--encompassing sacred realms and skulduggery, chats with the Dalai Lama, and rough trips over snowbound passes.
Mexico On A Motorcycle: Riding Out The Recession
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mac Patrick, Pacific Northwest rigger and motorcycle enthusiast describes...An Adventure of a Lifetime! Mexico On A Motorcycle is the result of a 17,358 mile Motor Tour that the author took on a BMW R 1200 GS into the heart of Mexico. If you say, “Yes!” to hopping on a bike and charging full throttle into the world, this is the book for you! Mexico! The Sun! The Music! The Food! All Here!
The Road from Damascus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,150. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The Road from provides a street-level view of a so-called “terrorist” nation — a view that gives the lie to accepted wisdom in the . Syrians, the author discovers, are intelligent, gracious, fair-minded, and utterly in love with American culture — even as they decry what they see as the excesses of foreign policy.
Ten Days in the Land of Smile: A Thailand Travelogue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take an armchair adventure to rural Thailand! Join the author as she meets Mr. Asparagus at the Youth Hostel From Hell, has Monk Encounters of the Hilarious Kind and falls prey to a couple of scams. Laugh as an entire train car of Thai passengers go into shock with one fateful move. Catch the excitement of a whirlwind trip on the fly, without itinerary or advanced reservations.