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Why I Love New Orleans
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Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather Graham has compiled a series of 30 Blogs she wrote in 2013 on things she loves about New Orleans - a city that is very dear to her and is the setting for several of her books.
Chronicles of a Shipwreck in Jamaica
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
How a Canadian travel blogger recklessly abandoned her cushy life in Canada and moved to Jamaica, in ways that she would never recommend to anyone. A humorous journal that details the build up to a move that was destined to happen, and accounts of the aftermath of her decision.
Dissolute Kinship: A 9/11 Road Trip
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A solo journey into trauma, spectral visions of an apocalypse, a moment when the sense of a world teetering on the edge of cataclysm or renewal was very real. And very fragile.
Secrets of the Golden Gate Bridge
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Newly Updated for the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge! From the gigantic shell mounds built by the earliest inhabitants of the San Francisco Bay area to the building of the ‘bridge that couldn’t be built’ and the SEVENTY-FIVE years following its completion, Secrets of the Golden Gate Bridge is a humorous history lesson of one of the greatest wonders of the modern world.
Gullah Ghosts: Stories and Folktales from Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry with Notes on Gullah Culture and History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Meet . . . the shrieking ghost of Crab Boy lost forever to a fierce marsh creature ~ an ingenious slave matching wits with his plantation owner ~ the unique residents of isolated Sandy Island . . . all "ghosts" of the African-American Gullah culture once so alive along the South Carolina coast (10,000 words, 4 illustrations, 84 pages in paperback) from the longer book, "Tales from Brookgreen."
The best laid plans: journeying around Western Canada
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The Best Laid Plans is a valuable guide to Western Canada and an entertaining and humorous piece of travel writing. It gives useful tips but it contains more than that. It is full of interesting people, wildlife encounters, strange eating experiences, sudden plan changes, little-known facts, all written in a humorous and engaging style. Great for travellers or for those who like a good story.
Manpot's Tales of the Tropics
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Drift on Caribbean tradewinds through white sand beaches and ramshackle bars where we meet a gang of colourful characters that thrive in those little latittudes. From Hollywood superstars Michael Jackson and Marlon Brando to local legends Big Red the Gangster, Johnnie One Nut, Bomba and Quito Rymer get carried away by stories too strange and funny to be fiction. You just can't make this stuff up.
Floating Point
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Imagine running away to sea without giving up your day job! In Floating Point, the author and her family seek to shorten a daunting commute to Silicon Valley by moving to a boat. This travel memoir chronicles an adventure lived beneath the radar of suburban life as the new owners of the Egret learn the ropes and are transformed by their life on the water. Published by ePicaro Press.
The Dark Side of Disney
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Bamboo Forest Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
THE DARK SIDE OF DISNEY reveals all of the tips, tricks, scams, and stories that THEY don’t want you to know about! Unabashedly unafraid of offending the family-oriented audiences catered to by other Disney travel guides, author Leonard Kinsey gives intrepid travelers access to the seamy, raunchy, and often hilarious underbelly of Walt Disney World.
Tales from Brookgreen: Gardens, Folklore, Ghost Stories, and Gullah Folktales in the South Carolina Lowcountry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
History, Mystery, and Romance in the South Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace . . . A trickster rabbit . . . An ingenious slave . . . A shrieking droll . . . A fiancé returned from the dead . . . all come to life in this charming collection of ghost stories and folklore from Brookgreen Gardens, four former rice plantations where a rich Gullah culture once flourished.
Metric conversions charts for your traveling
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You set the price! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
This contains temperature conversions for Celsius and Farenheit along with mileage conversions for kilometers and miles. Download this for traveling so you don't have to remember calculations!
Mousetrapped: A Year and A Bit in Orlando, Florida
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
The only memoir about working in Walt Disney World, Space Shuttle launches, the town that Disney built, religious theme parks, Bruce Willis, humidity-challenged hair and the Ebola virus, MOUSETRAPPED is the hilarious story of what happened when one Irish girl went searching for happiness in the happiest place on earth.
The 7 Wonders of Mystic--Mystic Pizza and Beyond!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
Visit "The 7 Wonders of Mystic, Connecticut." If adventure is what you are after, hit the Seafarer's Trail in the author's latest book, "The Mystic Seafarer's Trail: The secrets behind the 7 Wonders, Titanic's Shoes, Captain Sisson's Gold and Amelia Earhart's Wedding." See author Lisa Saunders' website for more information.
Going For Gold in Alaska
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
Panning for gold in Alaska has been on my bucket list for many years, so I went to Alaska, camped out and pursued my dream. Did I strike it rich?
A Mango for the Teacher: Running the Beach and Running a School in Cancun's Early Days
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
Deborah, a spirited young teacher of English as a Second Language, flees NYC's ’70 fiscal crisis, heading for Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula. Her destination? A small hamlet/construction camp adjoining a spectacular undeveloped beach: Cancún. Hilarious experiences follow harrowing ones as a class for four becomes a school for four hundred. Then come love, adventure and misadventure too.
Lowcountry Ghosts: Stories of Alice Flagg, Confederate Blockade Runners, and Haunted Beads
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.73 from 11 reviews)
What ghosts haunt ancient rice fields and mysterious marshes along the South Carolina Coast near Myrtle Beach? . . . lovely Alice Flagg? Confederate blockade runners? long-forgotten Wachesaw braves? vengeful pirates? Find history, mystery, and romance in these three gentle ghost stories (10,000 words, 9 illustrations, 94 pages in paperback) from the longer collection, "Tales from Brookgreen."
Canada - When The Lights Go Out
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Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Touring Ontario and parts of Quebec in Canada provide a life experience that is not easily forgotten - particularly when you are caught up in a blackout the likes of which North America hasn't seen before. This is a light hearted diary style entry of the daily events as they occurred. Think of Bill Bryson and his quirky take, but mix in with that, a healthy dose of female ditziness.
Hotels Near Chicago Union Station
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.00 from 1 review)
Reviews of hotels near Chicago Union Station, which is Chicago's Amtrak train station. Reviews and recommendations for Chicago metro Amtrak train Union Station hotels. Also includes a brief description and history of Chicago Union Station and tourist attractions and activities within one mile of Union Station. 8 pages.
A Walking Tour of Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(2.00 from 1 review)
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Spartanburg, South Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of A Rochester, New York
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(1.00 from 1 review)
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Rochester, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.