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South India for Women Travellers: How to Survive and Enjoy Your Trip
By Satu Susanna Rommi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Written by a travel writer who lived in India for more than three years, this Ebook is packed with travel tips for women planning to visit India. From where to go to what to wear, South India for Women Travellers offers practical no-nonsense travel advice for first-time visitors to South India or for experienced women travellers who want to get more out of their trip.
Japan's Tipping Point: Crucial Choices in the Post-Fukushima World
By Mark Pendergrast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
JAPAN'S TIPPING POINT is a small book on a huge topic. In the post-Fukushima era, Japan is the "canary in the coal mine" for the world. Can Japan radically shift its energy policy, become greener, more self-sufficient, and avoid catastrophic impacts on the climate? Mark Pendergrast arrived in Japan exactly two months after the Fukushima meltdown. This book is his eye-opening account.
Don Quixote in China: The Search for Peach Blossom Spring
By Dean Barrett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
T’ao Yuan Ming, a 4th century Chinese poet, wrote of a mysterious utopia in the remote mountains of China, where generations of Chinese had isolated themselves from China’s wars and rebellions and knew nothing of the outside world. Sixteen centuries later, after sifting through clues leading him to believe it actually exists, Dean Barrett journeyed into China in search of this utopia.
Bashanter Deshey Adrishha Parbat, Jhil
By A. Datta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: Bengali. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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 …
Pondicherry-The Educational Hub of Southern India
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 203. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Pondicherry is a beautiful Union Territory in India.Millions of tourists visit the state every year.
Jaipur-The Pink City
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 195. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Jaipur is also known as the Pink City; it is the capital and the largest city of the Indian State of Rajasthan. The town is known for its colourful palaces and glorious and traditional markets...
Long Story Short: Year of the Water Goat
By Jan Risher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Long Story Short: Year of the Water Goat is a must read for anyone who has or is considering adopted internationally, especially from China. Columnist Jan Risher believes one of the most important aspects of international adoption is the embracing of a new culture and country for the adopting family as well. In the Chinese zodiac, 2003 was the year of the water goat.
Thailand Travel Tales
By Timothy Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you been to Thailand? Are you planning to go to Thailand? Then Thailand Travel Tales is a great book to get you ready for your first or 15th trip. Thailand Travel Tales is jam packed with solid information that you need to know as well as great stories about Thai culture, Language and humorous stories about learning your way in Thailand.
সমুদ্রের দিনরাত্রি (Life at Sea)
By Suhreed Sarkar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: Bengali. Published: July 29, 2011 by cmsMonkey. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
How is the life at sea? especially that of a seafarer? This travelogue shows you how 'adventurous' the life at sea!
Hyderabad-The City of Pearls
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 192. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hyderabad is the capital of the state Andhra Pradesh, India. It also goes by its Sobriquet City of Pearls.
China's Ancient Tea Horse Road
By Cognoscenti Books
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The antique Silk Road that connected the Chinese and Mediterranean Worlds for more than a millennium, facilitating the exchange of both goods and cultures, is widely known and celebrated. Less familiar is its more southerly equivalent, the ‘Ancient Tea-Horse Road’ that once linked the lush gardens of southwest China with the frigid wastelands of Tibet and the torrid plains of northern India.
Trekking the Path
By Michael Smith
You set the price! Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the true story of a spiritual journey combined with a very real adventure across the Great Himalayas. A journey on foot that began in Dharamsala, Northern India. The journey took the form of a 21 day trek across the Kashmir Valley and into the remote area of Zanskar, traversing nine passes all above 4000 metres. It is a narrative about physical and mental hardship as well as reward.
Amritsar-The Golden City of India
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 191. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Golden Temple in Amritsar is visited by millions of people every year. It is one of its kind but its history goes back to the time of Mugal Reign over India...
Hold the Dog!: 16 Days in Mongolia
By Jack Fisher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2005, Jack Fisher set out to travel from Hong Kong to Berlin over land. It was supposed to be all about China, Russia and the Trans-Siberian railway. Mongolia just happened to get in the way: a necessary stamp in the passport. But five years on, it wasn't the four months in China or Russia that brought pen to paper, but 16 unscheduled days in Mongolia. This is the story of those 16 days.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
By David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A unique, meticulously researched introduction to the exotic pageantry of kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating even noh drama. This concise ebook version covers everything from the history of the kagura to choreography, masks, costumes, and even selected plays. If you think that Japanese theater ends with noh and kabuki...think again!
Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards
By Hongyang(Canada)/ 红洋(加拿大)
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you ever find yourself at a loss for Chinese words, phrases or sayings when you write greeting cards or occasion cards? The “Chinese Phrases For Greeting Cards” offers you great ideas on what to write in Chinese characters on a card for many occasions.
Turkey and Greece: Exploring Biblical and Other Historical Ruins
By Venice Kichura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Turkey and Greece: Exploring Biblical and Other Historical Ruins” is an eBook that focuses on highlights of a trip to Turkey and Greece. The book provides historical information and includes Biblical and other historical ruins in both countries. It also contains photos and concludes with useful traveling tips. This eBook, which contains roughly 7,500 words, is considered to be a long article.
Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan
By Pauline Hager
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An American housewife's husband is offered a position in Japan. Although apprehensive they accept. Living in the countryside, life was a daily challenge and Pauline learns the hard way: wearing the wrong dinner kimono in a Japanese inn,. Driving British style on narrow, winding roads was a particularly harrowing experience. Grocery shopping turns into a guessing game, but Pauline prevails.
Ten Days in the Land of Smile: A Thailand Travelogue
By Diane Sontag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take an armchair adventure to rural Thailand! Join the author as she meets Mr. Asparagus at the Youth Hostel From Hell, has Monk Encounters of the Hilarious Kind and falls prey to a couple of scams. Laugh as an entire train car of Thai passengers go into shock with one fateful move. Catch the excitement of a whirlwind trip on the fly, without itinerary or advanced reservations.
The Interpreter’s Journal - Stories from a Thai and Lao Interpreter
By Benjawan Becker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,300. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
You will be surprised how much you can learn about Thailand, Thai culture, Thai history and Thai-Western relationship from this book.