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Planning A Vacation? Why Not Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Free travelogue. I've always been fascinated by Frank Lloyd Wright & the many craftsmen homes he designed there. I grew up listening to Chicago-style blues & longed to hear some Blues’ bands perform at the famous “Buddy Guy’s”. I've also been intrigued by Chicago’s colorful gangster past & wanted to see a live show at the Second City Improv. And then--there's the famous pizza! Who can say no?
Backseat Wars: A Comedic Retrospection of My Family Vacations
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Does the thought of a family vacation make you laugh or cringe? Do childhood memories of being packed in tight with your siblings assault you every time you get on a plane or the subway? I invite you on a journey as I share some of our more memorable travels, including facing an invading army of bugs in a seaside studio, and jumping from a hot tub in pursuit of car thieves! Feedback welcome!
Gumbi vs The World
Price: Free! Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel comedy and chaos - follow Dot Gumbi as he explores Poland and America only to be hospitalized twice as he searches for a movie star, a monster, and the biggest ball of twine in the world. For fans of Bill Bryson.
A Very Late Gap Year In Taiwan
You set the price! Words: 67,100. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I quit my jobs as an Aerospace engineer and engineering graduate student to teach ESL in East Asia for one year. I only made it to ten months. If you are considering this as a career change, please learn from my many mistakes. Better yet: read about and laugh at my many mistakes from the comfort of your own home.
Travel Millionaire Secret
Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How to become a millionaire by traveling.
35 Frequently Asked Questions about Sofia and Bulgaria
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What to expect, see, do and need to know about Sofia, Bulgaria when visiting for the first time
Who Stole Our Bikes Book 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Continuing the young retirees twenty two month unique, challenging and adventurous journey from England, Bill and Pam, known on the road as The Oldies, have to date relished cycling through Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany and Italy. Varying their mission when in Greece they decided to venture further south for the summer, stopping off at Crete before cycling Israel where they were conronted by guns!
Travel to Enlightenment: Peru, Tibet and Bali for Personal Transformation
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this "spiritual travelogue," illustrated with exotic photos, you will discover: * Why travel is such an effective stimulus to personal transformation and growth... * How synchronicities can guide you to your life's calling... * A mystical practice to add "another dimension" to your appreciation of art... * An example of how the universe is in divine order... * The Power of Presence, and more...
Hessen Shopping Cart Rentals
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
You find things are a wee bit perplexing when you up sticks and head overseas to live and work in a foreign country. Not quite in Kansas anymore that’s for sure. In fact there’s a rather large ocean and a bunch of Frenchmen between Darmstadt, Germany and the United States. You’re the foreigner now. And not only are the language and coins markedly different, but so too are the shopping carts.
Galapagos Landscapes: Scenic Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Glimpse the exotic world of the Galapagos Islands! . . . through the eyes of modern-day nature photographer Moses Michelsohn, and in brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy, augmented by Lynn Michelsohn’s brief discussion of each visitor’s unique connection to the Enchanted Isles.
Tiny Little Trips: Volume I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I want my baby to see the great big world. We're starting close to home, with tiny little trips.
Isla Margaritaville
Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Looking for Margaritaville, the author takes off from a small town in South Carolina to an island off the coast of Venezuela filled with a cast of characters as interesting as the ones they left behind. The mishaps and people they meet along the way make for a hilarious tale.
The Buddhist Coffee House
Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
USA Wild West: Oeste Selvagem Americano
You set the price! Words: 17,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 15, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Apesar de todo o ambiente do Oeste Americano nos ser familiar, a nós europeus, que crescemos com o cinema americano, a experiência de "estar lá" é realmente única: a vastidão da paisagem, o vermelho forte dos rochedos iluminados pelo sol, as ravinas infindáveis de um canyon, o silêncio apenas interrompido pelo chilreio dos pássaros ou da água dos regatos, são incomparáveis!
The Great Glen Way and On Arran
You set the price! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two travelogues for the price of one but still short enough so readers don't feel cheated. Read about the adventures of a group of older Scouts in Scotland as they traverse The Great Glen Way and explore Arran. I know, its Scouts and they're boring & middle class etc - but what lies within is the truth about Scout trips As far as we're concerned anyway... Proceeds go to the Scout group involved.
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
Price: Free! Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.
My strange Australia
Price: Free! Words: 38,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A magical journey in Australia with an "European", to learn the new continent and the Aboriginal world.
Keeping On Keeping On---25---Saigon, Hue, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam; Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France II
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 25 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the period 2006-2014. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes, and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East and Africa
Keeping On Keeping On---24---Saigon, Hue, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam; Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France I
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 25 e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the 2006-2014. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
Alla tua salute, Scozia
Price: Free! Words: 21,870. Language: Italian. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Prendi la Scozia, terra di leggende e storie selvagge. Percorrila da sud verso nord e da ovest verso est, per un viaggio lungo 1600 km. Suddividi tutto ciò che hai visto in una serie di capitoli tematici con consigli di viaggio e brindisi tipici della tradizione britannica. L'importante sarà non dimenticarsi di quei luoghi e ringraziare dell'accoglienza, come per dire: “Alla tua salute, Scozia".