Travel & Holiday Travel Writing Books

What nobody told me DUBAI: Discover the city through unique travel stories

This personal insight into one of the most magnificent cities of the Arab Peninsula comes from a journalist who fell in love with the world and dedicated her pen primarily to travel. Various interesting stories will take you strolling down the streets of old districts, hopping on sightseeing buses, exploring cultural heritage and even visiting Abu Dhabi for a day.

Excited for being able to see yet another part of this spectacular world, the author read all she could find about traveling to Dubai before her trip. Even more so, given the fact that the city is home to the tallest tower in the world and some of the most expensive hotels. Still, nothing could have prepared her for what she has encountered there.

Interested to find out WHY?

Well, grab your own copy of the book, enjoy the whole genuine experience, and find out what really to expect from a Dubai vacation!

Fifty Great Things to Come Out of the Midlands

Celebrate the heart of Britain in this fun and informative mini-ebook.

Rugby, Walkers Crisps, Conkers. These are just a handful of the many great things to have come out of the Midlands. In this celebratory list, journalist and loyal Midlander Robert Shore counts down fifty of the best gifts the Midlands has given the world.

Knowledge no Midlander - nay, Brit! - should be without.

From the author of Bang in the Middle.

Stair-Rods & Stars: A Cycling Perambulation

Three fine days then a soaking; a typical summer weather cycle the author endures whilst demonstrating his unconventional style of camping in rural England, close to a network of cycle paths and drovers' ways.

The author says, "This tome, written in a very positive frame of mind, covers everything from removing bird's mess from the handlebars to a requiem for world peace. And that's just the first chapter!"

Includes Grand Union, Kennet and Avon, River Thames, The Ridgeway, Bath and Bristol Rail Trail, South Downs Way and much more.

The Gambia Diaries - June 2016

The Gambia Diaries - short essays on life in The Gambia, West Africa, from the perspective of British ex-pat Mark Williams, international bestselling author writing beneath (mostly) picture-postcard blue skies in his personal paradise.

Istanbul and Travels in Turkey (Silk Road Series Book 1)

Istanbul is one of the most exotic cities on earth. It is rich in culture and history. Join a couple's once-in-a-lifetime experience as they explore the sights of Istanbul, shop in the bazaars, experience the foods and then go on a journey of exploration that takes them to Gallipoli, across the Dardanelles, on to Ephesus, Fethiye to Cappadocia to eventually arrive in wild eastern Turkey at Lake Van. After you have read this account you'll fall in love with Turkey and its people.

This short travelogue is ideal reading for people that love travel and travel stories.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Australia's Darwin, Arnhem Land and Kakadu (Australia Series Book 5)

The very north of Australia has long been regarded as one of the most remote and distinctly different areas on earth. Join three travellers as they safari through three different areas: the city of Darwin and its surrounds, Kakadu - the largest National Park in Australia, and on through Arnhem Land where time stands still to visit the seldom visited but scenically stunning Coberg Peninsular. You'll experience flooded alligator filled rivers, meet the local Aboriginal people and meet a Cape buffalo named Charlie.

This short travelogue is ideal reading for people that love travel and travel stories.

Khaki Pants - A Vacation Story

***SHORT STORY***TRUE STORY

Ever have one of those vacations where you thought it couldn't possibly get any worse, and then it did? Told with wit & humor, Khaki Pants - A Vacation Story makes you thankful for all those vacations where only a little bit went wrong! With everything from car troubles to bedbugs, snakes to blizzards, and soooo much more, you can't help but laugh along with the Stralyn family as they do their best to survive a real life National Lampoon Vacation!

This is a reprint of the original story that started author Chris Stralyn on the path to success & includes a Bonus Excerpt from her top rated thriller This Time You Lose.

Seeing the Universe From Here: Field Notes from My Smithsonian Travels

As the Smithsonian Institution's twelfth Secretary, Dr. G. Wayne Clough traveled extensively to connect with researchers and gain a better understanding of the scope of the Institution's work. While the Smithsonian is comprised of nineteen museums and galleries, a National Zoological Park, and nine research facilities, it also has a research presence in more than one hundred countries.

During his six years as secretary, Dr. Clough kept a detailed journal of his experiences and discoveries while on his travels, ranging from anthropology in Antarctica to pre-Columbian history in Peru from astrophysics in the Andes and the mountains of Hawaii to coral reef ecosystems off the coast of Belize, and from climate change in Wyoming to preserving endangered species in Kenya and Panama. Seeing the Universe From Here offers a firsthand perspective of the Smithsonian's global relevance in these progressive fields.

Bimbo Music: A Short Story

Rae reluctantly moves from Montana to a sailboat with her new husband. They will sail to the Caribbean - that is, after they fix up the boat and learn to sail. Rae soon learns all about knockdowns and wet Triscuits, and the 1960s music that inspired her bonehead decision.

The Top 10 and Best Ten Travel Destinations of the World: Top Tourist Destinations

I am in the field where people work in Pyjamas. They write few books, consult few companies and make few videos. Their money is reflected straight into their bank account. Due to money constraints I have not traveled along the globe, but taking cue from their travelogue I am listing the best tourist places in World including Las Vegas, Pretoria, Beijing, Moscow and Goa. I am also listing few good places to stay and how to utilize Airbnb for best homely stays.

Rajasthan in India (Silk Road Travel Series Book 9)

Join two couples as they take a ten day tour of Rajasthan by taxi including visiting the amazing, colourful, annual Pushkar Animal Fair. Spend the night at the home of the Maharajah of Jodpur and the next night find the only accommodation available is $2 per night - yes, it was awful. After you have read this account you'll taste the dust, small the animals and have met the wonderful, friendly peoples of Rajasthan.

This short travelogue is ideal reading for people who love travel and travel stories.