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Trekking the Mount Everest region of Nepal
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is nowhere in the world quite like it...Once the domain of explorers and climbers, the Everest Himalaya of Nepal is now a popular trek. Jonathan Mitchell tells you all you need to know to prepare, plan and pull off an amazing trek to the foot of Mount Everest through the Himalayan foothills from Kathmandu. Detailed info on equipment, lodges, transport and the best trails and viewpoints.
Las Vegas: The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Another in Delaplaine’s series of Long Weekend Guides offering a personal view on the best things to do, places to eat, shops to visit and attractions to focus on during a Long Weekend in the place where everything stays, Las Vegas, certainly one of the unique cities of the world. Whether you love it or hate it, Vegas also provokes a strong reaction either way.
Track Us Down! An Around-the-World Backpacking Expedition with Kids
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Author D.B. Bailey disproves the common viewpoint that your extended-travel days are over once you are married, tied to a career, or have kids. Track Us Down! takes the reader along Bailey's one-year, around-the-world backpacking expedition with his wife and two young boys - the theory, the planning, and all the stops along the way - describing a trip of a lifetime, and how to do it yourself.
China or Bust! a rookie's guide to living and surviving in China as an ESL teacher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lana, little travelled, staid, bored, was desperate for some excitement in her life. She and her husband stunned the family by going to China as ESL teachers. Read about the fabulous experiences they had travelling and teaching. This book also contains much information for anyone planning to visit China or go there to work, either as a teacher or in any other fiel
Travel The World On Someone Else's Dime: A Beginner's Guide to Living and Teaching Overseas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
James M. Boldosser provides an adventurous alternative for recent college graduates or those who wish to escape the paycheck-to-paycheck rat race. By combining first-hand experience, personal interviews, and fact-based information, he shows readers how to get from start to adventure. His step-by-step information gives readers the knowledge and motivation to start an overseas teaching adventure.
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring is a comprehensive guide on how to get started in the wonderful sport of long distance bike touring. The authors have spent countless hours touring by bike throughout the United States and across Europe and want to share their experience with you. Designed for both beginners and experienced cyclists, this guide is your complete source of information.
Camino de Santiago - Practical Preparation and Background
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide to preparation for the Camino contains the following: Planning and Preparation: advice on when to walk, which part to walk, what to bring (clothes, equipment, etc.), what not to bring (very important), travel to your starting point, internet resources and budgeting.
Bicycle Voyages: Elements of a Successful Cycling Tour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Ever dreamed of taking off across your state, your country, or maybe even the world on your bicycle? Just you, whatever you can carry, and the road? Then Bicycle Voyages is the ultimate resource to help you make that dream a reality. Emily Metzloff, a seasoned bike tourist and former tour leader, walks you through everything you need to know about planning and executing a successful tour.
Discover The Land Of Israel: A Guided Tour In Biblical Israel With Talmud and Midrash
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the Land of BIblical Israel with Yossi Maimon. Think of yourself on tour with Maimon, in the Holy Land. Accompanying you, to understand this history will be the writings from the Tanach. Maimon has successfully woven these writings into his modern-day tour to understand the stories behind the stories of the Bible. Volume One in the series.
A Primer for Pilgrims
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Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This concise nonfiction eBook sets out key pilgrimage principles learned over the millennia, and also relates true stories of epic and important North American pilgrimages unfolding in our era. A pilgrimage is, of course, a journey, not only outward to a faraway place, but also, inevitably, inward toward spiritual growth, and to help maintain the balance of our land, our planet, our lives.
Whiteout: Lost In Aspen
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,760. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Irreverent, poignant, and revealing, WHITEOUT is a meditation on wealth and the vain, glorious quest for paradise in Aspen, Colorado. Even as Ted Conover describes how he crashed Don Johnson’s Christmas party, or what it was like to sit in on the taping of John Denver’s holiday video, he is turning the lens of his craft upon himself and documenting his own seduction by the Aspen mystique.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
Portland Restaurant Guide 2012
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Willamette Week's guide to the best restaurants in Portland, Oregon.
Beastly Encounters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The author indulges in the sport of tracking strange creatures to their lairs--including an unknown mammal in Bhutan, an ugly waterbird in Cambodia, a bizarre primate in Borneo--and the biggest fish in the world, encountered in the Philippines. Not zoology--more like cryptozoology--coming face-to-face with near-mythical creatures.
In a Valley... A Writer's New Beginning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Not really a tourism guide. Instead, an author's new beginning as a journalist. Writing about my experiences in the Lehigh Valley, Pa area. Reviews and Interviews include: arts, music, businesses and events. They are mixed with photos of the area. You will find out why this author started on the journalist side.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Escape Manual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Escape Manual is your guide for moving to, living in, or traveling through Costa Rica. In this perfect blend of information and entertainment, Nadine Hays Pisani answers all of your questions in her patented comedic style. She introduces you to her colorful cast of characters as you laugh your way through reading how to obtain residency, avoid crime, find quality healthcare, and much more.
Key West & the Florida Keys - The Stapleton 2014 Long Weekend Gay Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Andrew Delaplaine. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian
Complete Gay Guide to Key West and the Florida Keys (Upper Keys, Middle Keys, Lower Keys), including lodgings, restaurants, attractions, outdoor sports, snorkeling, water tours and excursions, shopping and everything else you'd want to do in the Keys - edited with an emphasis on gay travel.
Walking Guide to the Vía de la Plata and the Camino Sanabrés
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: British English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A practical guide to walking the Vía de la Plata, a pilgrimage route from the South of Spain to Santiago de Compostela.
Weeds in the Garden of Eden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Barbara Unković, a proud New Zealand-born writer of Croatian and English descent, travels to the village that was her grandfather's birthplace to begin a new life. There, amidst the timeless beauty of this idyllic Adriatic island, things are not quite as they seem...
The Underground Guide to International Volunteering
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Volunteering abroad is a truly wonderful experience that is likely to add an exciting element into your travels, enrich your life, and have a positive impact on the lives of others all at the same time. Based on years of research, this guide is packed with personal experience, photos, interviews, and dozens of resources and will give you the confidence to become an international volunteer!