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Vanishing Peak, Eternal Spring in Inexpensive Rainbow Country
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"I first read about Yercaud in a secondhand Lonely Planet book which I purchased from an equally old shop on Freeschool Street. The info was limited but from what I found and being an Indian, I was quite surprised that I hadn't heard about such a wonderful place earlier and made up my mind to visit it. Yercaud greeted us with open arms & turned out to be the most beautiful place I'd ever seen!"
Tempting the Throne Room
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
2013 was the deadliest season ever seen in the Karakoram. When John Quillen found his climbing partner lying face down with a shattered leg in the snow high on the flanks of Broad Peak, the drama had just begun. See what transpired through first hand accounts of the deaths of three team members on this ill fated expedition to the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods.
This One Time, In Korea...
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Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many United States Air Force veterans have spent a one year tour at Osan Air Base, South Korea. This memoir is a collection of short stories from a young airman stumbling her way through a year in a foreign country.
Chasing Shiva
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"This man is my Guru, he is totally mad and we go a pilgrimage together." Quoting Kipling at a rural constable in order to spare herself a night in the cells, Dianne Sharma-Winter begins a story tellers quest across the spiritual landscape of India.
Indian'ventures - Aventures indiennes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
En échange pendant un an à l'Indian Institute of Technology de Delhi, Yann découvre avec enthousiasme un pays riche de contraste. De la vie quotidienne spartiate au système scolaire, en passant par de nombreux voyages, c'est avec humour et parfois acidité et cet étudiant nous décrit son parcours au pays de Gandhi.
No Hugging In China
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Dapt'd. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The totally true story of a blonde New Yorker's sojourn as an English teacher in the Guangdong Province
Visiting Singapore - A Travel Guide for Students & Budget Travellers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Visiting Singapore is your off-the-beaten-path guidebook to the jewel of South East Asia. For students and budget travelers, this guidebook will help you see sights beyond the typical tourist attractions. With 135 images and over 80 pages worth of valuable information, this is the guide that will save you money, time and effort. If you are looking for the local experience, this is your book.
Bagged in Korea
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One busted nose, two black eyes, one torn up bed, bruised pectorals, blood pooled on the floor, a crumpled in front door. I’m only five months into my contract here. If I leave now, my boss is not just going to charge me for the plane ticket that got me here and refuse to pay my flight home. Yet I love this country. What is it about Korea that does it for me?
Bashanter Deshey Adrishha Parbat, Jhil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: Bengali. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
শৈশবে শুনেছি ঊটি নাকি চিরবসন্তের দেশ। কিন্তু বড় হয়ে জানলাম শীতে উটিতে জল জমে বরফ হয়ে যায়! তবে ঊটাকামন্ড্ থেকে কিছু দূরে একটা এমন জায়গা আছে যেখানে বসন্ত চিরবিরাজমান। তার নাম ইয়েরকাড। সেই ইয়েরকাড ভ্রমণেরই কাহিনী পেশ করলাম …
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
Philippines to Go - The No Bullshit Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Philippines is not for everyone. Filipinos have a very different culture than us Westerners do and you will face it on a daily basis. This is not a “how to hook up with a Filipina” guide. Such material is widely available elsewhere. This is the no bullshit guide about living in the Philippines.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
A Personal and Political Journey Through Beirut, April/May, 1977
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amidst the Lebanese Civil War in 1977 the author was delivered to an indigenous,bomb-damaged hotel on the Green Line, the dividing line in war-torn Beirut, where he lodged for nearly two weeks. Daily, and nightly, he traversed between West and East Beirut, met with the indomitable inhabitants of that exotic metropolis, and engaged in one incident and revelatory moment after another.
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta’ es la guía práctica definitiva para organizar por libre tu itinerario por el país del Sol Naciente. Recorreremos paso a paso los puntos más importantes de Japón y encontraras consejos eminentemente prácticos para que tu viaje sea fácil de realizar y resulte lo mejor posible.
Travels with my Rant
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Travels with my Rant” describes my wanderings around some of the more obscure bits of East Timor, the Indonesian islands of Nusa Tenggara, Sulawesi and Borneo, Central America and parts of India. It is a series of travellers tales about uncomfortable and sometimes slightly worrying journeys, sometimes in places which few other western touros reach.
A Brief Guide to Hua Hin
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
My wife and I bought a house just south of Hua Hin four years ago and now spend about half the year here. I offer free walking tours of Hua Hin and details can be found at This guide is a collection of help sheets I provide for people who contact me or come along for a tour. The topics covered are finance, food, customs, weather, wildlife, special days, shopping, trips.
Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
An entertaining collection of true life adventures in the Philippines. 25 years of regular vacations & living there as an expat saw the author playing Russian Roulette with a drunken police sergeant, fighting off knife wielding Bini Boys (transexual street walkers) & dodging the crossfire of a drive by shooting while singing Willie Nelson songs in a KTV Bar! By the author of ‘Out of Stock, Sir!’
Tale Of A Tea Planter
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Price: Free! Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jim Glendinning describes the early parts of his life coming from a small town in Buckinghamshire to become a Tea Planter in India.
Travel Delhi: Places to Visit in Delhi
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Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you travelling to Delhi but don’t know what to do or places to visit? Are you afraid that you will not get the most of your travels to Delhi? This book will guide you to the top places to visit in Delhi. Delhi is a big place and the last thing you want to do is waste your time going from one place to another aimlessly. So why not get this book and check out the top places to explore.
After the Roman Cemetery
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
After the Roman Cemetery is a true story about a very unexpected and tragic event that occurred on what was supposed to be a typical sightseeing day in rural Syria by a typical American girl. Most things we hear about Syria are the political events shared in the media. Here we share a very personal event as written in the author's diary on October 10, 1993.