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Amazing Travel Experiences - 15 more stories from one world traveller hoping to provide little inspiration for your next travel adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 33,390. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
The Expat's Pajamas: Barcelona
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Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wise person observed that visiting a new place for a day makes you an expert but the longer you stay, the less you seem to know. From 2000 to 2005, I lived with my family in Sant Cugat, a Catalan village on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Most of these essays were written and published while avoiding work on my humorous historical novel, “No Roads Lead to Rome.”
Morocco Hammam Visit
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A visit to a hammam bath in Marrakesh, Morocco rejuvenates a traveler on her birthday, two days after the ‘Arab Spring’ protests in Morocco.
Air Travel Handbook
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
2nd Edition This 144-page book would cost a lot more in printed form. Become a Savvy Air Traveler Flying is more enjoyable when you know what goes on behind the scenes. You can be taken to the front of the line and be treated like a celebrity passenger. Read the fascinating behind-the-scenes details of how the airline industry works.
More Adventure Travel - 11 more stories of worldwide adventure to further inspire you towards your own travel goals
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Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer Jim Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
Iceland: A Stormy Motorcycle Adventure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Active volcanoes, glaciers, rivers without bridges and killer sheep - Iceland offers the kind of riding that motorcycle adventure dreams are made of. Ignoring the lack of off road skills in one half of the partnership, Patrick and Sherrie set off on a 6 week journey from Germany to Iceland and back in the summer of 2010. Includes 8 maps and 21 color pictures.
The River
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
On January 12, 1998, writer Mariellen Ward found her mother's body. She had died in the night of heart failure. The River is a free e-story about how the lilting waters of India's most sacred river helped her heal from the irreconcilable loss.
Seven Sacred Sites in the UK
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Series: Sacred Sites, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(1.00 from 1 review)
Take a journey to sacred sites in Scotland, England and Wales.
Campervan Capers 2
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Series: Campervan Capers. Price: Free! Words: 11,550. Language: British English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Ongoing Adventures of a Campervanning Couple... With a first year of adventures under their belt, the campervanning couple embark on another year of mini capers. In this sequel to Campervan Capers, the author continues to blend travel tale with humour and practicality as she and her partner explore more sights (and sites) after the maiden year in their camper.
Tales From The Wild Blue Yonder *Taking Mexico Flying*
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Price: Free! Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a flying safari to Old Mexico. Come along on a wild ride and never even leave your arm chair. Sky out with a wild cast of characters. Find out what flying's really all about!
Good Morning Corfu: Living Abroad Against All Odds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009 by Open Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Often funny, always thoughtful, and surprisingly esoteric in nature, the forty-four short essays written by award-winning author David A. Ross deal with expatriate living in detail - from myth to reality, from novelty to stagnation, from glorious experiences to down-right gory experiences, and back again.
I Almost Died in the Grand Canyon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Originally written as a travel blog for Backpacker Magazine, this article is the exciting story about how the author faced a wildlife attack while hiking Bright Angel Trail in the Grand Canyon. Poignant and harrowing, a must read for adventurers and armchair adventurers alike.
In the Land of the Brother Leader
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Libya's Moammar Qaddafi ran one of the most terrifying police states in the world before an armed rebel movement tore his repressive regime apart. In the Land of the Brother Leader is award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten's alterately humorous, creepy, and occasionally touching portrait of a brutalized nation just a few short years before the end of an era.
Djupdykningar I Det Indiska Folkhavet
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Price: Free! Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dagbok från resor på egen hand bland vanligt folk i norra delen av Indien mellan 2008 och 2012. Ett försök att förstå tillvaron för dem, som har mycket små resurser. Genom samtal på deras eget språk.Med fattiga bönder och bybor, med dem som utsätts för kastdiskriminering, och dem som har urusla bostäder i små och stor städer. Från Gujarat i väster till Bihar i öster.
What the Travel Guides Won't Tell You
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Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This hilarious travel guide is brimming with hints to help you manage all those unexpected challenges on the road with style and a wide grin.
Reiseplanetens Berlin
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.00 from 1 review)
En lettfattelig og nyttig reiseguide om Berlin med alt du trenger å vite for en vellykket storbyweekend i Tysklands hovedstad. Les om shopping, restauranter, attraksjoner i Berlin. Bli kjent med byen og få konkrete forslag til turistaktiviteter. Vurderer du leiebil, har vi med forslag til spennnede reisemål. Også tips for deg som reiser med barn til Berlin! Og best av alt! Den er gratis!
Capital Punishment
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Price: Free! Words: 174,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
The BBC said: "Most of us would think twice about trying to get to the end of our street, without cash in our pockets. But what about going a little bit further....with no money, no food and no way of getting home? Meet Kris Mole. He's the 24 year old brains behind the Great Euro Freebie Challenge in aid of Cancer Research." After reading please rate and review. Unless you didn't like it. Hmmmm.
Road Madness - A Motorcycle Trip Into Insanity
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Price: Free! Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A hapless and ageing biker decides, with little forethought, to ride his trusty steed from Ottawa Canada to Yellowknife NWT and back. Yep, 1,000 kilometers per day for 14 days should do it. Join in the adventure as he slowly starts to unwind and mentally dips back into the drug-addled days of his youth.
The East West Rescue First Aid Manual, First Aid for Anyone, Anywhere. 5th Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 22,080. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Do’s, Don’ts and handy practical tips in the absence of first aid supplies or medical aid make this manual an absolutely essential part of a person’s home, car, e-reader, smartphone etc. Easy to read, bulleted points and basic to do charts throughout the manual makes access to knowledge quick and easy when you need to urgently help someone who is ill or hurt.