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david-d-downie's picture
May.26.2013
Part adventure story, part cultural history the author of Paris, Paris: Journey into the City of Light explores the phenomenon of pilgrimage along the age-old Way of Saint James in France Driven by curiosity, wanderlust, and health crises David Downie and his wife set out from Paris to walk...
susan-alcorn's picture
Nov.21.2012
Patagonia Chronicle: On Foot in Torres del Paine enables readers to gain a sense of the rewards and challenges of travel south of the 40th parallel in Chile and Argentina—in the area known as Patagonia. Through a combination of journal entries, interviews, historic documents, and essays on subjects...
chris-brady's picture
Jul.05.2012
A Month Of Italy - What can possibly be said about Italy that hasn't been already? Primarily, that you can enjoy it too! Refreshingly relate-able in a genre previously populated by wealthy expats and Hollywood stars, this book chronicles an ordinary family taking an extraordinary trip, and most...
matthew-polly's picture
Dec.31.2011
In Tapped Out, Polly chronicles his grueling yet redeeming two-year journey through the often misunderstood sport of mixed martial arts (MMA). From Thailand to Russia, Manhattan to Las Vegas, Polly studied wiwth the best trainers across the globe, concluding with a six-month fight camp at Randy...
bill-raney's picture
Sep.04.2011
"Letters to Zerky, a Father's Legacy to a Lost Son and a Road Trip Around the Workl" is a travel memoir about driving a VW bus across Europe, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Sikkim and Assam, in search of the legendary Burma road to China.  with a baby and a dog.  for...
carla-king's picture
Aug.07.2011
Alone, Illegal and Broken Down in China is published in The Best Travel Writing 2011: True Stories from Around the World, with an introduction by Pico Iyer. The Best Travel Writing 2011 is the eighth volume in the annual Travelers' Tales series launched in 2004 to celebrate the world's best travel...
carla-king's picture
May.25.2011
Stories from Elsewhere: Solo Wanderings on Two and Three Wheels is a special collection of  travel stories from America, Africa, Europe, India, and China especially created for Overland Expo 2011. A percentage of the proceeds from the sale of this limited edition will be donated to their non-...
carla-king's picture
May.25.2011
Twelve women travel the globe, returning as often as they can to share their tales of adventure. Through these pages you will journey alongside each author, traveling through China on a motorcycle, playing with fire at a volcano's edge in Hawaii, experiencing the supernatural in Scotland, or...
rachel-friedman's picture
Jan.21.2011
Rachel Friedman’s college graduation is quickly approaching and she has no idea what to do next. She has always been the consummate good girl who does well in school and plays it safe, so Rachel surprises no one more than herself when on a whim she buys a ticket to Ireland, a place she has...
brian-wyllie's picture
Mar.25.2010
A Travel Adventure Novel chronicling the three-month journey home from Brasil to the United States.The circuitous route through twelve countries in South America and the Caribbean is narrated by the author. In this true story the writer recounts an array of encounters with interesting characters in...