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Dust in My Pack
Pre-release—available July 24, 2017. Price: $3.20 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Dust in My Pack is a new kind of travel book. It brings far-flung destinations to life while providing practical guidance to help readers create their own personalized adventures. Tales range from adrenalin-inducing exploits to awe-inspiring sites. Topics are conveniently grouped across a wide range of travel themes, including boat trips, hikes, temples and forts, memorable accommodation and more.
Plan & Go | Hiking Photography: All you need to know to take better pictures on every trail
Series: Plan & Go Hiking. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Sandiburg Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Plan & Go | Hiking Photography is the essential handbook for anyone eager to hone their creative vision and take more compelling photographs while exploring nature on foot. Get the tools and inspiration needed to achieve better results with your smartphone, compact, action, mirrorless, or DSLR camera.
The Himalayan Trekker
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
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Through entertaining prose and lively background snippets, this book reveals the story of one of the first Nepalese trek leaders, Santosh Lama. His love of the Himalayas, together with his charming story-telling ability, shine through in this narrative. Written in a truly Nepalese style, this book is a national treasure for all mountain people, and an insight into trekking development in Nepal.
How Not To Run Away - A Himalayan Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,390. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
David Brown has fled to the Himalayas on a whim, to duck out of having to deal with his very messy divorce. Now he faces a month-long trek through the mountains, something for which he's physically and emotionally unprepared. His diary tells the story of how he deals with danger, death and love on this epic journey on one of Nepal's most iconic trekking routes - the Annapurna Circuit.
Everest Base Camp for Normal People
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What is it with Everest Base Camp? Why do so many people, every year, train for months and then trek to the base of the world's highest mountain? What is it like anyway? Is it only for mountaineers and tour groups? This is the journal of my trek. All of the author's proceeds from the sale of this book are donated to the Trek Climb Ski Nepal Community Fund.
Tales from the Trails, Part 2 non-UK Trails
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Tales from the Trails Part 2: non-UK Trails is a follow on from Part 1 (UK trails, 2014) and covers long-distance walking in the Himalaya Mountains in Nepal and India, the lower Sierra Nevada Mountains in Spain, and along the levadas of Madeira.
Valley of Flowers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Story opens in the famed Valley of Flowers in North India. It follows the trek journey of a 17-year-old Indian youth, Nicolas Kumar, who is made to go into the Himalayas for some extreme golf in the wild, and to give his 'ego a death.' Hinduism features prominently (in this 117 page novella), with special emphasis on the Bhagavad Gita.
Trek to Annapurna Base Camp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join this party of four as they trek for 16 days deep into the Himalayas. Following the narrow twisting trail on the east side of the Modi Khola river as it cascades down from the Annapurna Sanctuary, they travel through picturesque Ghurung villages and forests of rhododendron, bamboo and oak that provide a complete setting of ambience of nature.
A Beard In Nepal 3. Travels with the Beard in Nepal, Bhutan and India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Tod and Fiona visit Nepal for a third time, and meet up again with their friends in the small, isolated village of Salle, high in the Everest Region of the country. They also visit Bhutan, and climb up to the spectacularly beautiful Tiger's Nest Monastery. They drive back to Nepal via India, racing through blazing forests and arriving at 2am in a completely dark Kathmandu, devoid of electricity.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...