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Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
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.
25 Things You MUST Know BEFORE Traveling to Thailand by Seven
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Met Franz Kafka in Praag by David Bronkhorst & Chantal van Wees
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2010 by David Bronkhorst. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ontdek Praag met Franz Kafka. Een literaire reisgids boordevol locaties, weetjes en handige adressen. Slaap in Kafka's kantoor, ga zitten aan zijn bureau en bezoek zijn favoriete cafe's.
The I Love Lukla Club by Brian Lawrenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lukla in the Himalayas is one of the most dangerous airports in the world. Follow a group as they dig their way out of a snowbound air strip. Experience a trek to view the high Himalayan peaks and meet the Sherpa people of Nepal.
Around Rakaposhi by Brian H Jones
Price: Free! Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Aichje Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs(5.00 from 1 review)
The western Himalayas and the Karakoram range – earthquakes – landslides – the world’s highest paved international highway (dangerous, too) - ethnic tensions – ancient cultures – staggering beauty: 'Around Rakaposhi' is an account of two and a half years of living, working, and travelling among the Muslim people of the remote yet politically sensitive regions of 'Pakistani Kashmir'.
The 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin by Peter Moore
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the summer he turned 40, Peter Moore bought a Vespa as old as he was and rode it from Milan to Rome. It was a trip that took him through medieval stone towns, patchworked fields and into the hearts of all the Italians he met. This is an abridged version of Peter's book about the trip, Vroom with a View, published by Random House. It first appeared in the Lonely Planet anthology, Flightless.
Mysteries of Easter Island by Brian Lawrenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The myths and statues of Easter Island remain one of the world’s most intriguing unsolved mysteries. Join a couple who have visited most of the island of the Pacific as they attempt to unravel the secrets of Easter Island.
Best of Blog in France by Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Five years ago in 2006 we left our large, brand new house in Co. Cork, which we’d built ourselves, for a two-hundred-year-old hovel in Creuse, France. Why, oh why? We wanted to change our lives and we've certainly done that. I began my blog detailing our experiences in 2009 and it's become very popular. Here's a selection of entries from its first two years arranged January to December.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Don't Drink the Water by Simon Cutting
Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.00 from 2 reviews)
So what the hell was I doing in South East Asia anyway? This was no spiritual journey of self discovery. As a matter of fact, self discovery was one of the things I was trying to avoid. From the constant conversations about cricket that arise from being an Australian in India to mushroom-induced comas in Laos, find out exactly how much fun is too much fun...
Arabian Sands, A Book Review by Mary Jo Kelly Wilhelm
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Travel tales across the Empty Quarter of Arabia during the dangerous times of the 1940s with Engilsh explorer Wilfred Thesiger. A powerful sketch of the man and the Arab Bedouin who were his guides and friend in a hostile physical and social environment.
This One Time, In Korea... by Kitty Pitman
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(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.
The 7 Wonders of Mystic--Mystic Pizza and Beyond! by Lisa Saunders
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.00 from 1 review)
Visit "The 7 Wonders of Mystic, Connecticut." If adventure is what you are after, hit the Seafarer's Trail in the author's latest book, "The Mystic Seafarer's Trail: The secrets behind the 7 Wonders, Titanic's Shoes, Captain Sisson's Gold and Amelia Earhart's Wedding." See author Lisa Saunders' website for more information.
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide by Adrienne Lally
Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
7 reasons to fall in love with Stockholm by Julia Averbeck
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 2010 I lived in Stockholm for half a year and got to know it a bit better. Now I want to tell you something about the reasons why I fell in love with this beautiful city.
Up the Lake by Wayne Lutz
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: Free! Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Living off-the-grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Life in a floating cabin, with travel by boat, kayak, bicycle, and all-terrain vehicle. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, including the author's extensive study of one of Powell Lake's best float cabin designers.
Love Boxes by G. G. Galt
Series: Love Boxes, "The Prequel". Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fancy Ford is a little darling in pig tails, but the grandson of the lady next door thinks she's a spoiled brat. Every year her parents spend the summer at the family cottage in Charlevoix, Michigan. The story begins in 1991 as Fancy waits on the dock for her Uncle to come sailing through the Pine River Channel. What she can't know is her life is about to change forever Fifty photos are included.
Travelin' Trots: Diary of an Accidental Medical Tourist by Mary Anne Lonze
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases(5.00 from 1 review)
35,000 feet over the Amazon jungle Mary Anne gets slammed with a debilitating gastrointestinal bug . Seven hours later she lands in a foreign country where she doesn't speak the language. Now she has to quickly find medical help. A travel writer and nurse, she documents the process and what it really feels like to be sick on the road.
Canada - When The Lights Go Out by Davina Penny
Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Touring Ontario and parts of Quebec in Canada provide a life experience that is not easily forgotten - particularly when you are caught up in a blackout the likes of which North America hasn't seen before. This is a light hearted diary style entry of the daily events as they occurred. Think of Bill Bryson and his quirky take, but mix in with that, a healthy dose of female ditziness.
Neon Pilgrim by Lisa Dempster
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 90,960. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009 by Aduki Independent Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Seriously unfit & unmotivated, Lisa Dempster is an unlikely candidate for a gruelling outdoor adventure. When her life needs a shake-up, she decides the only thing for it is to hike the henro michi, a 1200 kilometre Buddhist pilgrimage through the mountains of Japan. Lisa’s journey from overweight dole bludger to intrepid explorer is a witty & fascinating insight into Japan’s famed pilgrimage