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From Jarrow to Java (on a beer scooter)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A book based on some of the unique characters and situations encountered in the course of a large construction project in East Java during a crucial time in Indonesia’s history .The cast includes all the usual suspects Europeans, Australians, Americans etc. but the starring roles are Indonesians.The account is based around the job, the impact on the area, the people, the ladies, the pubs, the prob
The Ultimate Guide to Doing a Working Holiday in Japan
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
boobooSKI have been helping Working Holiday Makers have the time of their lives in Japan since 2005. This guide has been compiled based on feedback, suggestions, and questions from past staff, to give you a comprehensive overview of everything you need to know about doing a Working Holiday in Japan, and all the wonderful things you can (and should) do while in the country.
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
SoKoDiaries: Culture Shock (Vol.2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,800. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Can you imagine eating kimchi—a spicy cabbage—for breakfast, lunch and dinner? Nailah experienced this and many other things while on her seasonal journey in Eastern Asia. Enjoy the ride as she takes you on an “ethnically homogeneous” roller coaster through “The Land of the Morning Calm,” also known as South Korea.
Vegan City Guides Taipei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Vegan City Guides. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
Vegan City Guides Taipei contains detailed information of where to eat and shop in Taipei, an insider's advice on what to expect as a vegan travelling to Taipei, what to expect from Taiwanese cuisine and how to know if it is vegan-friendly, more Taipei resources for the vegan traveller, a list of useful translations and a handy map showing the location of every establishment listed in the guide.
Live and Retire in Cambodia The Easy Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
Cambodia is the new Thailand! The hottest new country in Southeast Asia! Written especially for those interested in Cambodia's beautiful,friendly,and available women; this is also a comprehensive, very enjoyable to read, great photo filled guide to traveling, moving to, and retiring to Cambodia. Take action! Cambodia offers a safe, cheap, warm, friendly, exciting, fascinating place for you to be.
Thai Lite
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The selected scribblings of S. Tsow - linguist, theologian, philosopher and sage-in-residence of the City of Angels - writes authoritatively and eloquently on the burning issues of our time: the scourge of cellphones, the escalating price of noodles, the inanity of political correctness, not to mention beer drinking, bad medicine, backpacking in the old days and the boisterous bedlam of Bangkok.
My Road to Mandalay
Price: $3.15 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A personal diary of luxury independent travel in south-east Asia, over three months during 2013, exploring Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam and Cambodia in style and comfort, yet still finding time to enjoy the fairways and greens for a few rounds of golf along the way. Illustrated with over 30 colour photographs by the author.
Move to Phnom Penh - A Guide to Save You Time and Money
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Inside Phnom Penh will provide information to help save you time and money both before you depart and when you arrive. It is a practical guide for those people moving to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, with the aim of working in the Kingdom's capital, doing a sabbatical, volunteering, living and working location independent or simply traveling as a local as opposed to a tourist.
Chiang Mai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Chiang Mai, eine Stadt im Norden von Thailand, ist eine exotische Stadt, die viele Besucher fasziniert. Es gibt eine äußerst sehenswerte Altstadt, mit historischen Tempeln, doch man kann hier auch Schlittschuhlaufen, obwohl die Stadt in den Tropen liegt. In diesem Buch werden die schönsten Attraktionen von Chiang Mai und der Umgebung beschrieben.
PostScript: Forgotten But Not Gone
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After his last book, PostScript, many thought Crutch would do the decent thing and consent to being put out to pasture without little more than a whimper. But you can't keep an old dog down and he kept on and on and on with his Sunday column in the Outlook section of the Bangkok Post. Well, it does good paper bag material after all.
Mysterious Fort of Bhangarh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bhangarh Fort is the only “Legally Haunted” location recognized by the Indian Government. There is a signboard set by Archaeological Survey of India with specific instructions. ASI is a Government of India Organization.
Exploring Myanmar: Traveling the Dusty Roads of the New Burma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A story of troubled bus rides, dusty journeys, long boat tours, preschools on stilts, ancient pagodas, tea houses, fresh noodles, and the people met along the way. Myanmar is the last frontier of Southeast Asia travel. Information is spotty, and constantly changing. Although the guidebooks can provide practical information, they cannot come close to describing how it feels to travel the new Burma
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Karuizawa and Environs
Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lush forests, soaring mountains, a unique history mixing East and West, plus outlet shopping and golf courses galore: Karuizawa has something for everyone. This book provides a detailed guide to one of Japan's most famous highland retreats.
What’s Your Name I’m Fine Thank You
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These finely-crafted stories and articles were originally published in Bangkok Metro magazine and The Nation newspaper. Written between 1994 and 1998, they appeared in Metro under the column title "Mugged by Reality" and in The Nation as "Slightly Out of Focus". Factually sweetened, slightly surreal, occasionally critical, but always biting and hilarious.
48 Stunden in Jerusalem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: German. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Erleben Sie die "Stadt des Goldes", eine heilige Stadt dreier Religionen, eine der ältesten Städte der Welt und die Hauptstadt von Israel in 48 Stunden.
48 Stunden in Istanbul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: German. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Erleben Sie die einzige Stadt der Welt auf zwei Kontinenten überspannt und besuchen Sie die meisten Sehenswürdigkeiten in 48 Stunden. Mit Stunde um Stunde Details, ist dies eine umfassende Anleitung für Istanbul.
48 horas em Jerusalém
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Experimente a "Cidade de Ouro", uma cidade santa para três religiões, uma das cidades mais antigas do mundo ea capital de Israel em 48 horas.
Tempting the Throne Room
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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.
We don't need history
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In China, a new myth – the myth of The Chinese Dream – is fast amassing dreamers. It’s is not unlike the American Dream – the core component is still the promise of a wealthy middle-class lifestyle: a family, a privately owned car, and a house with your name on the lintel.