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Made in China
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Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A young man with a passion for travel and a hunger for new and exotic life experiences jumps at the chance to move to rural China. Life in Zibo proves far from his expectations and eye opening to the harsh realities of life and medical care in the PRC. With the help of a sudden unknown illness he discovers the potential true cost of his wanderlust. A nonfiction short story. Words: 7,446
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.
15 Weeks
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Price: Free! Words: 38,020. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Witty, informative, often deliciously ‘tongue-in-cheek’ and full of typically British humour, 15 Weeks is recommended for travellers, would be ex-pats and those who enjoy light reading and a good laugh.
The Ultimate Guide to Doing a Working Holiday in Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
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.
The Ladyboy Survival Guide - How To Tell If Your Thai Girl is Really a Man
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
VISIT OUR WEBSITE: www.GodsofThailand.com This guide is separated into two sections. The first will consist of 3 real stories where men have hooked up with a lady boy in Thailand without realizing it. The second section will give you the knowledge to protect yourself so you don’t become yet another victim of the infamous Thai Ladyboy.
25 Things You MUST Know BEFORE Traveling to Thailand
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The idea behind this book is a simple one, “What are the 25 things I wish I knew about Thailand before arriving for the first time.” The book may be short, but it answers this question in a useful and practical way without any fluff.
China. My culture shock! An insider´s view
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You set the price! Words: 18,690. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever asked yourself after walking in Shanghai if this was the real China ? If this is it? Well, here you go with an Insider´s view from China ! A book written by an expert on the subject. He has felt it deeply and personally, and is still recovering. He wants you to understand why in China some things are done in a certain way, so you avoid falling into traps and don´t do the same mistakes.
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan
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Price: Free! Words: 42,110. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Självbiografisk berättelse om vänskapsrelationer och kulturkrockar i Indien mellan 1977 och 2008. Min kontakt med byliv och växtodling i enkla genuina miljöer, där man klarar sitt vardagsliv genom strävsamt arbete. Med små marginaler och många att försörja. Vad familjerna gör för att säkra sin framtid. Hur samhällsförändringarna påverkar deras tillvaro. Samtal med byborna om deras livssyn.
Burmese Daze: Myanmar in 28 Photos - Highlights Of Myanmar/Burma From A Tourist's Eye
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Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Considering a trip to Burma (Myanmar) - or just curious about this exotic and long-closed country? Or maybe you'd like to take a step back in time to a country where ox carts are still a normal form of transport? Be inspired by these highlights of Burma, focussing not on the pretty postcard views but pictures of real people and real life. Each photo is accompanied by short description.
Djupdykningar I Det Indiska Folkhavet
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Price: Free! Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dagbok från resor på egen hand bland vanligt folk i norra delen av Indien mellan 2008 och 2012. Ett försök att förstå tillvaron för dem, som har mycket små resurser. Genom samtal på deras eget språk.Med fattiga bönder och bybor, med dem som utsätts för kastdiskriminering, och dem som har urusla bostäder i små och stor städer. Från Gujarat i väster till Bihar i öster.
Ten Months in Guangxi
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
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.
Absent Friends ~ The Hidden Dangers of Being an Indian Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Absent Friends places the reality and impact of gender discrimination in the context of daily life in the Himalayan foothills, told through the stories of the girls and women who live there. From the author of Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices, it includes references and links to relevant news stories, publications and online material.
Mike's Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has many Japanese friends, speaks Japanese (badly) and often visits Japan. He has noticed that the conversation flows more freely after a few glasses of sake. He is then told stories he might not otherwise hear. In this free ebook he recounts some of these stories and gives advice for independent travellers wishing to visit Japan. The book is illustrated with lots of pics.
Mike's China
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Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has travelled extensively in China over the past twenty years on climbing expeditions and as a general traveller. In this free ebook he talks about some of the more interesting places he has visited and gives advice for independent travellers. The book is illustrated with photographs.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words
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Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
Camp Golden Shaft
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You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 2. A young woman's madcap post-college travel experiences, first working at a bizarre (and often hilarious) summer camp in southern Russia, then backpacking solo from Cairo to Istanbul on a shoestring budget, with particularly memorable experiences in Israel and Palestine (which led to the publication of her first full-length book, Fast Times in Palestine).
Trekking the Path
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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.
Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards
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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.