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Venice at Carnival Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A photo album of Venice during the Venetian Carnival.
Self-Disenfranchised
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Blank Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
His streak of ill fortune dragging onward, Raghbir Jin is left with nothing to gain in Canada – and nothing to lose abroad. No plans, little money and a burning desire for forward motion, Raghbir flees the Great White North on a cynic vagabondage: 32,710 km to indulge both his journalistic career and his insatiable wanderlust, right down to the Argentine tip of South America.
Planet Explorers Chicago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
Explore the planet with this Chicago guidebook written just for kids. This ebook includes everything your 8-12 year-old needs to know about Chicago and nearby attractions, including the Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, the Field Museum, Six Flags Great America, as well as notable buildings, parks and stadiums. From fun facts and history, to pictures, maps, and quizzes, this guidebook has it all.
The tunnels of Hertford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A local newspaper reported that a secret labyrinth of tunnels existed under the streets of the small, English town of Hertford; and that modern day descendants of the Knights Templar still meet in underground chambers. This second edition has further research, more illustrations and two extra chapters. It traces the history and location of the tunnel system and arrives at a final solution
MEANDERINGS
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Journeys and memories of an incurable vagabond.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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!
Cybertours: Walking Fleet Street, London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The simple idea behind CyberTours is using Google imagery to look at an area and this guide to make the visit more interesting. This time we're visiting Fleet Street. Find out how Benjamin Franklin and King George III had an argument about electricity, why wedding cakes are the shape they are and where Tudor England's silicon valley was.
Journey of the Soul
Series: The Way of Silence, Book 3 ยท Sacred Sites, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take a soul journey to stone circles, ancient chapels and sacred places in the UK and Ireland. Follow the Celtic trail and feel the energy.
Cybertours: Walking High Holborn, London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The simple idea behind CyberTours is using Google imagery to look at an area and this guide to make the visit more interesting. Today we're strolling along High Holborn. At first glance it seems like just another London street. None the less it contains plenty of history, some interesting stories, Charles Dickens, diamonds and a pub with Elizabeth I's maypole in it.
Turkmenbashi's Land of Fairy Tales
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Turkmenbashi's Land of Fairy Tales is a $50,000,000 amusement park in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. It was meant to be Central Asia's answer to Disney Land but fell somewhat short of expectations.
A Visit to Batesville, Indiana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A Visitor’s Guide to Batesville in Southern Indiana Nestled in the hills of southeastern Indiana, Batesville beckons the traveler with dining, recreation and relaxation.
London as seen by a photographer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
How does a photographer see London? This photobook shows images of London captured by a photographer in imaginative and original ways.
...so I did
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1998 Giulio Saggin hitchhiked all the way around Australia, photographing everyone who gave him a lift and writing about each hitch. His journey lasted eight-and-a-half months and he hitchhiked in excess of 23,000km - over halfway around the world. ...so I did recounts in words and photos his extraordinary journey, and proves that everyone has a story to tell.
A Walking Tour of Lexington, North Carolina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Lexington, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Tarboro, North Carolina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Tarboro, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Favorite Places in Historic Tidewater Virginia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is a supplement to accompany Chapter 1 of "A Guide to Historic Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia." In the Guide, my first chapter is about the history of Europeans in Virginia in the seventeenth century. Because of space limitations, we had to omit the tours that went with this chapter. What follows in this publication is that group of tours.
Oedipus on a Pale Horse, Journey through Greece in Search of a Personal Mythology
Price: Free! Words: 214,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Anyone traveling to Greece should consider taking this book with them. It contains both archaeological and mythological information on most the major and some of the minor sites throughout Greece and the western coast of Turkey. Painstakingly researched and documented. It's a catalyst for the mixture of all the components of the existential traveling experience.
Memoirs of a Coward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The morning after learning that he was to be a father for the third time, the author left home on a solitary trip through Europe. This slim memoir, filled with anecdotes and commentary on European and American life, is, most of all, a meditation on love and desire. Beware of journeys that begin quietly, the author discovers: they might end up changing your life.
The best laid plans: journeying around Western Canada
Price: Free! Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The Best Laid Plans is a valuable guide to Western Canada and an entertaining and humorous piece of travel writing. It gives useful tips but it contains more than that. It is full of interesting people, wildlife encounters, strange eating experiences, sudden plan changes, little-known facts, all written in a humorous and engaging style. Great for travellers or for those who like a good story.
RUSKIE: Beers, Bears & Babushkas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Ruskie: Beers, Bears & Babushkas is a book about Russian Business, Culture and Affairs that captures what is is really like to live and work in Russia. Seen from the eyes of a British entrepreneur, Matthew Francis gives an account of Russia, the likes of which you will not find in the press.