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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: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Story opens in the famed Valley of Flowers in N. India. It follows a 17-year-old Indian youth, who is made to go up into the Himalayas for some extreme golf in the wild - and to give his 'ego a death.' Hinduism features prominently (in this 120 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: $0.99 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...
To the Top of Central America: Bagging Volcanoes in Guatemala
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 18. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Guatemala has a chain of thirty volcanoes, four of which are active. It's not the sort of place most people think of spending their Christmas holidays, but that's exactly what Mark Horrell did. Accompanied by a disparate group of people, he sets out to climb seven volcanoes in eleven days, including Volcan Tajumulco, the highest mountain in Central America.
Sulla via di Santiago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: Italian. Published: November 7, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A settandue anni Franco Zingoni decide di compiere a piedi l’intero Cammino di Santiago di Compostela. Lo percorre due volte. Nel 2010 in compagnia, e l’anno seguente in solitaria. Da Saint Jean Pied de Port fino a Santiago, 800 chilometri di marcia.
The World Peace Journals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Himalayan Journey into Madness, Mayhem and Adventure ! "Adventure as it should be - just do it and damn the rest!" - Ian Thurlby, founder of The Blue Space Guides' Co-operative.
Trekking In The Annapurna Area Along The New NATT-Trails Which Avoid The Road
Price: $8.05 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Trekking Guidebook for the Annapurna area describes the NATT- trekking trails (= Natural Annapurna Trekking trail) which avoid the newly open roads. It includes Annapurna round / circuit, Tilicho lake, Annapurna Panorama trek & Poon Hill, Annapurna Basecamp trek ABC and the new Khopra Danda and Mardi Himal trek. This book will help you to find beautiful trekking trails beside the road.