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Nonfiction » Travel » By region » Europe » Italy
Assisi Walking Adventure Guide by John Litwinovich
Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
The 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin by Peter Moore
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the summer he turned 40, Peter Moore bought a Vespa as old as he was and rode it from Milan to Rome. It was a trip that took him through medieval stone towns, patchworked fields and into the hearts of all the Italians he met. This is an abridged version of Peter's book about the trip, Vroom with a View, published by Random House. It first appeared in the Lonely Planet anthology, Flightless.
Seductive Venice: In Casanova's Footsteps by Kathleen Ann Gonzalez
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks(5.00 from 1 review)
Seductive Venice takes readers on seven walking tours of Venice to over 90 locations Giacomo Casanova visited--churches, bridges, statues, alleys, and canals, all with helpful maps. Discover where this famous lover gambled, drank, cajoled, loved, spied, and seduced. Historical sidebars and Casanova’s own words punctuate this entertaining romp through the life of Venice’s most famous lover.
Above the Lake:Tuscany, the artist's journey by Nino MacDonald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
The artist/fool with one foot suspended above the abyss, never looking to the future as six months morph into twenty years; Cortona, Camelot-like rising above the lake, casting her spell but lurking in the wings is a parallel universe threatening a rude awakening-welcome to the life of the artist.
Cinque Terre by Frank De Saedeleer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Cinque Terre used to be one of Italy’s best kept secrets. 5 villages – Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore – that are interconnected only by a railroad and a hiking trail - the Sentiero Azzurro. This e-book contains my personal advice and experience about Cinque Terre and its surroundings, with helpful maps and hikes all together in the same place.
Le Marche: an insider's guide by Peter Greene
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 48,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A guide to help you discover Italy's Marche region, the place to go if you want a taste of real Italy without the crowds. It has been written by English travel writer Peter Greene, who has lived and worked in the region for more than twenty years, and also runs the popular Marche Voyager website.
Favorite Experiences in Florence, Italy by Margaret Cowan
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Margaret Cowan's Favorite Florence Experiences highlights nearly four decades of her journeys to Florence, Italy; including the food, art, architecture and the people. Margaret's company "Italy Cooking Schools" takes people on guided food tours to Italy twice a year. If you've never been to Italy this book will transport you there, and if you have it will bring back wonderful memories.
A Whirl Through Europe, Part 2: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet by Lisa Anderson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(4.00 from 1 review)
From the Amazon to the Old World, the Anderson's land in Barcelona, Spain in this second instalment of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet. A night in a haunted hotel on the Romblas and a midnight rendez-vous with the Italian fire department are only a couple of the unpredictable antics of travels with four kids in tow. Laugh out loud, and learn along the way with 6 Anderson's 1 World.
The Great Dolomite Road - Bolzano to Cortina d’Ampezzo by Enrico Massetti
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel(3.00 from 1 review)
This e-guide leads you in a drive on the Great Dolomite Road, from Bolzano to Cortina d'Ampezzo, going through Karneid, Nova Levante, Carezza Lake, Passo di Costalunga, Vigo di Fassa, Pozza di Fassa, Campitello di Fassa, Canazei, Pecol, the Fadaia Pass, Pieve di Livinallongo, Col di Lana, Falzarego Pass, Valparola Ridge, Cinque Torri, and the Tofana. It includes photos and descriptions.