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On the Surface
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 129,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young entertainers elude the mob and serendipitously stumble upon a livelihood performing at sea. It was the 1970s, when Captains were kings and pretty dancers made them beg, when passengers read books in deck chairs facing the ocean spray, and when solid ships, unfazed by rough seas, turned disaster into romance.
Song of India: Tales of Travel and Transformation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After several harrowing years of losses, author Mariellen Ward set out to recover from grief, understand the essence of yoga and rediscover the joy of living by traveling, studying yoga and volunteering in India.
Franciscan Footprints: Pilgrimage to Assisi, Forth From the Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Franciscan Footprints compiles spiritual reflections and inspirational stories in two books. Book I describes a pilgrimage to Assisi in verse and photo imagery. Book II relates the poignant life stories of Third Order Franciscans illustrating courage, perseverance, and the attainment of peace.
Fernweh - mit dem Motorrad um die Welt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,890. Language: German. Published: January 6, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Sibirien, Karakorum, Wladiwostok, Atacama Wüste, Feuerland... Bekommen Sie eine Gänsehaut beim Klang dieser entlegenen Orte? Dann kommen Sie doch mit auf eine abenteuerliche Reise bis ans Ende der Welt. Der Autor erzählt mit einem Augenzwinkern von all den großen und kleinen Erlebnissen seiner ungewöhnlichen Fahrt.
Paradise Delayed - Our new lives in the wild. Caribbean island life in the beautiful archipelago of Bocas del Toro, Panama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Sinking boats, defective chainsaws, document forgery and aggressive roosters are just a small sample of the hurdles facing a tired traveller who simply wants to lie in a hammock on his own isolated Caribbean island sipping margaritas for a while. "Paradise Delayed" may make you re-consider the nature of the Caribbean island dream, or may just inspire to find your own adventure of a lifetime.
Hoogtepunten van Rome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: Dutch. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Als je naar Rome gaat, wil je zeker weten dat je niks gemist hebt. In deze reisgids kun je lezen wat nou de echte hoogtepunten van Rome zijn. Inclusief plattegronden en metrokaart
Murni's Very Personal Guide to Ubud
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Roy Thompson said "Secrets of Bali is the best book about the island written and published since 1990 ...". This time I concentrate just on Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali, which is a must for visitors to Bali. I've lived all my life in Ubud and have been involved in tourism: restaurant, shops, textiles, art, accommodation and spa, so I am sharing some of my knowledge, including some pitfalls.
Last Wild Island:Saving Tetepare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
A well told story with humourous and insightful moments about Australian ecologist John Read and his family as they battle to save Tetepare Island in the Solomons from ugly indiscriminate logging. They establish the Tetepare Descendants Association (TDA) and the book shares the challenges of different food, culture, disease and the hope of a sustainable future.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Escape Manual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Escape Manual is your guide for moving to, living in, or traveling through Costa Rica. In this perfect blend of information and entertainment, Nadine Hays Pisani answers all of your questions in her patented comedic style. She introduces you to her colorful cast of characters as you laugh your way through reading how to obtain residency, avoid crime, find quality healthcare, and much more.
South Australia's Barossa Valley
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The state of South Australia is Australia’s most productive wine area. It is also rich in history and artistically, culturally and scenically wonderful. This is the story of a couples exploration of the capital city, Adelaide, then follow them as they spend sevens days exploring three of the most developed wine regions: the Barossa Valley, Clare Valley and the McLaren Vale.
The Red Rucksack
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Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
The Front of Beyond
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
‘The Front of Beyond’ is a collection of travellers’ tales. It describes my wanderings around East Asia and elsewhere. In China I tried to nip across borders in militarised zones. I stuck my nose into parts of Burma where the authorities didn’t want me to go. I delved into parts of Kurdistan. I had a look at the Sahara, being chased by the army. I hitched and bussed across borders in East Africa.
Travels with my Rant
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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“Travels with my Rant” describes my wanderings around some of the more obscure bits of East Timor, the Indonesian islands of Nusa Tenggara, Sulawesi and Borneo, Central America and parts of India. It is a series of travellers tales about uncomfortable and sometimes slightly worrying journeys, sometimes in places which few other western touros reach.
A Gigantic Whinge on the Celtic Fringe
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Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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This is the story of a circumnavigation of Ireland aboard my 27ft yacht in 2011. From the Forth I went round Ireland anti-clockwise, which people tell me is the ’wrong way round’. Most of the journey was sailed solo. I skirted a lot of the bits of the ‘Celtic Fringe’. By sea Celtdom doesn't look so much a 'fringe' as the centre, a fact which I rant about quite a lot
Floating Low to Lofoten
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Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a trip to the Norwegian Arctic aboard my 27ft yacht. In 2008 we crossed the North Sea from the Firth of Forth, then cruised north to the Lofoten Islands and back. Most of the journey was sailed solo. It's a tale about a perfectly ordinary journey through some of the most stunning scenery - and easiest cruising waters - in the world.
A Personal and Political Journey Through Beirut, April/May, 1977
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Amidst the Lebanese Civil War in 1977 the author was delivered to an indigenous,bomb-damaged hotel on the Green Line, the dividing line in war-torn Beirut, where he lodged for nearly two weeks. Daily, and nightly, he traversed between West and East Beirut, met with the indomitable inhabitants of that exotic metropolis, and engaged in one incident and revelatory moment after another.
Before The Shutter: Planning Your Next Travel Photography Adventure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
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Written by a full-time nomadic photographer, "Before The Shutter" helps outdoor, travel and landscape photographers get the most out their next photography excursion by walking through the planning stages and all the necessary steps that happen before you take the shot. Highlights include researching locations, creating a shot list, and what to do before and after the shoot.
ORLANDO - A Great Fishing Destination!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
There's fantastic fishing around Orlando. Central Florida's coastal areas supply some of the finest saltwater fishing Florida has to offer, and many of the area's lakes and rivers supply world-class bass fishing. This little book details some of the many fishing possibilities available to visitors to central Florida.
The Number 11 Bus Tour of London
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: British English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The 11 bus route is similar to the sightseeing tours. For the price of a Travelcard you can take this tour at your leisure using your smart phone or by printing the book. Included are: things to see en-route, walks and bus excursions to other London sights using the number 11 as a base and also advice about pubs and restaurants
Chez Martin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Laughter and intrigue in Provence with Monsieur Martin, Clovis and the small spotted ponies. Meet a host of characters and follow their lives and adventures under the clear blue skies of the South. Will Christophe’s quiz team beat the ex-pats? Will Madame Martin become a successful international pickle purveyor? And who will fall for Jean-Pierre Lucard, the infamous paella king?