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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.
Around Rakaposhi
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Price: Free! Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(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'.
Met Franz Kafka in Praag
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Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2010 by David Bronkhorst. Category: 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 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin
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Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: 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.
Best of Blog in France
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Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: 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.
Don't Drink the Water
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Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: 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...
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.
Arabian Sands, A Book Review
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
7 reasons to fall in love with Stockholm
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: 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.
The 7 Wonders of Mystic--Mystic Pizza and Beyond!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: 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.
Travelin' Trots: Diary of an Accidental Medical Tourist
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Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(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.
Elusive (Book #1 in the On The Run Series)
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Price: Free! Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 10 reviews)
Zoe Hunter loves living on the edge. Free-spirited and spontaneous, she’s built a life stringing together various freelance gigs that keep her bank account barely in the black. But when her ex, Jack, goes missing along with several million dollars from his business and the FBI zeros in on her as a person of interest, Zoe’s life goes from delightfully unpredictable to downright frightening.
Up the Lake
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Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: Free! Words: 70,250. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Canada - When The Lights Go Out
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Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: 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.
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.
A Journal of a Trip in Southern Africa
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Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A new genre in books: Reality Journal writing. This ebook includes word for word transcription from the author's notes including descriptions and drawings of her trip through Southern Africa. This Journal was merely a collection of memories to share with family until friends started asking for copies.
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.
Desert Drive: A zine about crossing the Sahara
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Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of a 2011/2012 road trip from Spain to Gambia, part of the Plymouth-Banjul Banger Rally. In it, I talk about all kinds of stuff: Western Sahara separatism, the Chinese mafia in Nouakchott and the slippery 'fixers' we dealt with along the way. There's also a poo story. I don't talk all that much about cars because I don't understand them, but I do talk about how I tried to learn.
The Sinai Bedouin: a photographic journey
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Sinai is a barren and inhospitable - but very diverse and stunningly beautiful - desert wilderness inhabited by nomadic Arab tribes, the Bedouin. Most of them are from the Arabian Peninsula originally, arriving in several waves before and after the Arab conquest. The Bedouin are now at a crossroad. This little ebook shows glimpses of their life and natural environment through 40 images.
All That Blarney - A Tour of Ireland
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Price: Free! Words: 71,070. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.00 from 1 review)
Follow the exploits and adventures of an English girl who decides to make a holiday out of a wedding invite to Ireland. Laugh along with the Irish as they laugh at themselves. Wonder at how they managed to ever pass a driving test in the more rural outreaches. Realise it isn't called the Emerald Isle for nothing - it really does rain - A LOT. Experience the quirkiness of an Irish wedding.