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1500 Miles on a Scooter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Sometimes, to break a streak of bad luck, you have to take a ride. In my case, I rode an eight horsepower motorcycle around the Southeast United States. My failures are clearly stated. My triumph was my survival, and my story. A true story about a week that changed my life. Your purchase of this ebook supports my work. Thank you.
Boxed Set Volume 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Thailand Take 2" is a no holds barred exposé of Thais and Thailand, presented through the words and actions of real Thais. These ordinary Thais show how Thailand’s culture is so different from that of the West."Escape to Thailand" is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here, a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing what the average tourist never sees.
Betty in the Sky with a Suitcase: Hilarious Stories of Air Travel by the World's Favorite Flight Attendant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010 by Riverbend Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Flight attendant Betty started a wildly popular podcast about airline travel, sharing funny stories from the air, now listened to by half a million Betty fans worldwide. By popular demand, here’s the best of Betty in what may be the world’s first podcast-turned-book, or “pook”. It's a wonderful way to be entertained in the airport, on a plane, at home, and anywhere you want a good laugh!
Culture Briefing: India - Your guide to Indian culture and customs
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Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Culture Briefing: India provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Indian people. Whether traveling to India, working on a class paper or doing business with the Indians, you'll find Culture Briefing: India an invaluable resource.
Somewhere in the Northwest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Not Another Flamin' (Love) Travel Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,710. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
THE INCIDENTS IN THIS BOOK ARE BASED ON REAL EVENTS. THE NAMES WERE CHANGED TO PROTECT THE GUILTY. Did you ever dream of taking a year off from work, to travel somewhere different and exciting – Europe perhaps? This book tells the story of a couple who did exactly that and shows how it can be done. Maybe you would not take quite the same approach to the journey that they did, though…
Telling Tales From Turkey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
For anyone with an interest in modern Turkey, this delightful collection of true stories is a must-read. Three British teachers record their varying experiences of living in the country, from daily life and local festivals to finding jobs and surviving earthquakes. These amusing and informative recollections provide insight into Turkish culture and also show how the authors have adapted to life.
Renovating Vonnegut
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Renovating Vonnegut tells the story of Lake Maxinkuckee, Culver Military Academy, Culver, Indiana, and how author Kurt Vonnegut and his family are related to them. It also tells of the renovation of one of the Vonneguts' summer cottages on the east shore of Lake Maxinkuckee.
Hold the Dog!: 16 Days in Mongolia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2005, Jack Fisher set out to travel from Hong Kong to Berlin over land. It was supposed to be all about China, Russia and the Trans-Siberian railway. Mongolia just happened to get in the way: a necessary stamp in the passport. But five years on, it wasn't the four months in China or Russia that brought pen to paper, but 16 unscheduled days in Mongolia. This is the story of those 16 days.
A Baguette a Day: My First Year in Saint Antonin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 214,680. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
T. D. Lake along with his partner, Linnea, and their golden retriever, Beau, take a leap of faith into the unknown when they move from Arizona to Saint Antonin-Noble-Val, a rural village in southwest France. A Baguette a Day is a must-read for anyone thinking about moving to France. It is loaded with anecdotes that will enlighten every reader about life in France and how the French live it.
The View From Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
The View from Here came about as a result of writing letters to elderly friends who were unable to travel themselves. Sitting every evening writing to them I was opening windows for them to be with us on our travels to see what we had seen and were seeing and share some of our pleasure in the life we were able to lead,
Under The Endless Sky. A Thousand Days Of Sea, Adventure, And Freedom: Around The World On A Sailboat.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
A true story that reads like a novel. A man and a woman leave a normal lifestyle of home and office, similar to that of millions of others, and set off to sail around the world. They uncover distant lands, forgotten archipelagos, emotions, fears, and incredible landing places. Large and small adventures, compellingly told in simple language that will captivate right up to the final page.
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
Women of the Way: Embracing the Camino is a story of hiking the Camino de Santiago. Come along with the author on this incredible 500 mile journey across northern Spain. Meet women from different nations. Discover why they chose to undertake this arduous adventure, what they learned, and why they would do it again.
A Teacher on the Yukon - The Rampart Alaska Letters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In 1969 I fulfilled a childhood dream and moved to Alaska. The Federal government was my travel agent, having accepted my application to become a VISTA Volunteer, an application which I had stamped “Alaska Only! ” With foresight that continues to astonish me, I asked my parents, to keep the letters that I sent home. As a result I have approximately 350 letters covering the years 1969 - 1977.
Just One Cornetto: London to Sicily in a Small Motorhome
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Just one Cornetto is the delightful story of Keith and his wife Gail’s six-month, 11,000-kilometre winter journey round Italy including Sicily and his addiction to cream or chocolate filled cornetti. Who can resist encounters with Tony Blair’s friend; a ninety-year old boar hunter; or a local trying to get planning permission and being offered ‘help’ by a well-known organisation?
Hidden North Norfolk
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Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around North Norfolk looking at the unexpected side of this famous area; its less known monuments, its intriguing churches, its pubs and poets, its history and hammer beams, its fonts and folklore, pulpits and priories, famous phantoms, archaeology and more pubs, and linking to over 150 interesting websites.
From The First Coast
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A second collection of essays and stories from north Florida
Elly's Odyssey: Reflections on Canada
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This nonfiction book views Canada from a personal perspective, similar to John Steinbeck's view of America in his 1960 book Travels with Charlie. The author travels across Canada in a trailer with his wife and pets, including their French Poodle, Elly, in order to gain a better understanding of his country. A must-read for those wanting to learn more about this unique and wondrous country.
The Trains We Rode
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar.
A Photographer's Guide to Calakmul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Calakmul" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you make there the very best they can be.