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After Fidel, Cuba's Problems Still Loom

After Fidel, Cuba's Problems Still Loom
Julia Cooke spent five years in post-Fidel Castro Cuba. What she found was a place still struggling to move forward, while also being moved by the strength of Cubans.

Fido's Florida

Fido's Florida
Fido's Florida, a dog-friendly guide to the Sunshine state: a guide to hotels, restaurants and parks that cater to dog lovers.

Discovering a Lost World in the Asian Jungle

Discovering a Lost World in the Asian Jungle
Gold Rush in the Jungle. Dan Drollette writes about a Lost World in the rarely visited jungles of Vietnam and Laos.

My Venice and Other Essays

My Venice and Other Essays
My Venice and Other Essays: Donna Leon describes the details of an American's life in Venice Italy.

Plane Reader eBooks: Take articles with you to read on the plane!

Plane Reader eBooks: Take articles with you to read on the plane!
GoNOMAD Plane Reader ebooks: Take 30 travel articles with you on the plane, and learn all about a place before you get there

Two Psychiatrists at a Nudist RV Park

Two Psychiatrists at a Nudist RV Park
An excerpt from Doreen Orion's book Queen of the Road about driving around the country for a year in a bus with her husband Tim.

Wanderlust and Lipstick

Wanderlust and Lipstick
Wanderlust and Lipstick is an interesting travel guide for women traveling solo. Beth Whitman writes an informative guideline from women's hygiene to staying safe to packing to maintaining good health ...

Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys

Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys
Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys

Planning A Family Sabbatical

Planning A Family Sabbatical
An excerpt from Elisa Bernick’s Family Sabbatical Handbook

Scenic Attractions, History and Economics

Scenic Attractions, History and Economics
An excerpt from Michael D. Yates’ Cheap Motels and a Hot Plate: An Economist's Travelogue

Ten Tips for Wandering Women

Ten Tips for Wandering Women
Ten Tips for Wandering Women:“100 Places Every Woman Should Go”. A new travel book by Stephanie Elizondo Griest.

Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia

Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia
Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia

The World is a Kitchen

The World is a Kitchen
The World is a Kitchen

Transcendentalists' New England

Transcendentalists' New England
A Journey into the Transcendentalists’ New England By Robert Todd Felton. This work examines the major figures of the Transcendentalist movement and explores the places that inspired them.

Contrarian Timing: Pay Attention to the Travel Seasons

Contrarian Timing: Pay Attention to the Travel Seasons
Contrarian Timing: Pay Attention to the Travel Seasons

Tears, Fear and Adventure

Tears, Fear and Adventure
Tears, Fear and Adventure is a compelling collection of adventure travel stories written over the past 30 years from 14 different countries, with 44 photographs.

Going It Alone: And Loving It

Going It Alone: And Loving It
Solo Traveler - Going It Alone And Loving It

Over Sand and Sea

Over Sand and Sea
Over Sand and Sea by Patrick Pfister

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7 minute Interview segments
Listen to GoNOMAD editor Max Hartshorne talk travel:

Vancouver  
Lewiston, Maine,
Sevierville, Tennessee, 
Nord Pas-de-Calais France 
Nova Scotia with hosts Brad Shepard and Bo Sullivan on WHYN-AM 560.
Champagne France Portland, Maine Belize with Kevin and Sue McCarthy of the Travel Planners Show
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I should have just stayed home

I should have just stayed home
I should have just stayed home: Award Winning Tales of Travel Fiascoes

Europe from a Backpack

Europe from a Backpack
Europe From a Backpack - Mark Pearson and Martin Westerman put together a collection of stories from college-aged travelers who traveled throughout Europe. The results are tales of mishaps, woes, and  ...

The World Awaits -- How to Travel Far and Well by Paul Otteson

The World Awaits -- How to Travel Far and Well by Paul Otteson
The World Awaits -- How to Travel Far and Well by Paul Otteson
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World's Cheapest Destinations

World's Cheapest Destinations
It’s Not How You Go, but Where! An Excerpt from The World’s Cheapest Destinations:21 Countries where your dollars are worth a fortune

Globetrotter Dogma

Globetrotter Dogma
Globetrotter Dogma, After circling the globe five times in the last 20 years, Bruce Northam has gathered hard-won nuggets of travel wisdom into 100 enlightening recommendations for making the most of  ...

GoNOMAD Market--Travel Book Excerpts

GoNOMAD Market--Travel Book Excerpts
GoNOMAD Market-- Travel Book Excerpts

Drive 95! America's East Coast Highway

Drive 95! America's East Coast Highway
'driving down America's east coast main highway, i-95 with tips on where to eat, shop and stay on the road

Escaping Your Desk: One Woman's Story

Escaping Your Desk: One Woman's Story
Jennifer Barclay found an escape route from her London desk job and now works and lives on a Greek island.

Slovakia: One of Europe's Cheapest Destinations

Slovakia: One of Europe's Cheapest Destinations
Slovakia, in Eastern Europe, is one of Europe's smallest and cheapest countries for travelers.

Living in 12 California Cities in One Year

Living in 12 California Cities in One Year
My Year in California: Ingrid Hart took the ultimate road trip, living for one year in 12 cities across California.

The Empire States's Most Ghastly Sites

The Empire States's Most Ghastly Sites
New York Grimpendium:A collection of stories about the most macabre and ghastly occurences in New York.

How to Travel for Free--Really! | GoNOMAD

How to Travel for Free--Really! | GoNOMAD
How to travel for free--six secrets of going around the world at no cost

Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Memoir of Venezuela

Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Memoir of Venezuela
Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Couchsurfer’s Memoir of Venezuela, an excerpt from Jamie Maslin's book about a couchsurfer's trip through Venezuela

Songs to an African Sunset

Songs to an African Sunset
Review of Songs to An African Sunset by Sekai Nzanza-Shand

Photo Gallery: Route 66 Adventure Handbook

Photo Gallery: Route 66 Adventure Handbook
a journey down the Mother Road, Route 66 through the Western US, that predated the interstates and provides a rich source of roadside entertainment and quirky attractions.

To Hellholes and Back: Traveling to Some of the World's Worst Places

To Hellholes and Back: Traveling to Some of the World's Worst Places
To Hellholes and backL bribes, lies and the art of extreme tourism by Chuck Thompson

The Mexico Plane Reader

The Mexico Plane Reader
A review of the plane reader Mexico: Stories about the people, places, and eats of Mexico

Thailand: Experiencing the Jungle

Thailand: Experiencing the Jungle
A excerpt from What Buddha Never Taught by Tim Ward set in Thailand.

Shanti Bloody Shanti: A Journey in India

Shanti Bloody Shanti: A Journey in India
Shanti, Bloody Shanti, a search for the real India

First, You Shave Your Head

First, You Shave Your Head
First, You Shave Your Head Geri Larkin's spiritual pilgrimage through Korea's Buddhist Mountain Monasteries

Moon Handbooks -- Nicaragua

Moon Handbooks -- Nicaragua
Moon Handbooks--Nicaragua

Exploring Ancient Inca Ruins

Exploring Ancient Inca Ruins
This story is a chapter of Kinga Freespirit’s book: “Led by Destiny – Hitchhiking around the World”

 
 


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