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Assisi Walking Adventure Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
The Kiwi Sisters' Camino de Santiago
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the French Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
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
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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.
My Passage to India
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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This travelogue of India is based on a thirteen week visit to a relatively undiscovered country.The book captures various aspects of the India: its culture, customs, peoples and religious beliefs. Moreover, it shows how Western benchmarks or preconceptions do not necessarily well serve the tourist hoping to understand what India means to its native dwellers.
Under the Laughter of Eagles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
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
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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.
Paradise 3: A Love Story from Harbor Springs to Sausalito
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Series: The Great Lakes, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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SWEET ROMANCE: This Paradise 3 Romantic Travel Fiction takes place in two beautiful resort areas: Northern Michigan and California. Follow Kate to meet her friend Picasso only to have that romantic encounter interrupted by an Earthquake. As one Goodreads Reviewer said: "G.G.'s romance and passionate prose makes you feels as if you are there."
Tempting the Throne Room
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
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2013 was the deadliest season ever seen in the Karakoram. When John Quillen found his climbing partner lying face down with a shattered leg in the snow high on the flanks of Broad Peak, the drama had just begun. See what transpired through first hand accounts of the deaths of three team members on this ill fated expedition to the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods.
To See: Tokyo Street Photography
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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New Edition 12 More Photos! I wanted to see Tokyo, its heart and spirit in the faces of real people – in a moment’s glance, intersections of movement, the spark of knowing and seeking, the purely real moments flowing upon the river of life that is any street, anywhere. It was humid, it was July. But even in the rain, its energy never stops. This was Tokyo, and it was special, it was amazing.
Historias en Brooklyn. NYC Saturado #1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Conrado & Naama Maletá-Sarid. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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Historias de Brooklyn es una colección de imágenes única llena de exotismo y naturalidad. En sus páginas el lector encontrara la guía irreemplazable para descubrir esta ciudad dentro del gran New York.
Drowning on the Inca Trail
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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Pat and Scott are two intrepid backpackers who attempt to hike the Inca Trail that leads to the hidden Incan ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru. They struggle against inclement weather, hazardous crossings and extreme elevations. It is a test of their courage, endurance and loyalty to one another. Will they make it or does their determination give out?
The Trains We Rode
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
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The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar.
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
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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!
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
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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.
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
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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.
Three Hundred Zeroes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
Ocean Boulevard - An epic journey all the way... from a boy to a man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,180. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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"Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." TalkSport "A seriously funny man with a great gift for story-telling. One of the funniest books I have ever read." City Talk "Baboulene is like a Bryson who has really played the field. Truly adventurous, truly hilarious and funny enough to burst your stitches!" Borders Books "Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." Maxim
Chasing Shiva
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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"This man is my Guru, he is totally mad and we go a pilgrimage together." Quoting Kipling at a rural constable in order to spare herself a night in the cells, Dianne Sharma-Winter begins a story tellers quest across the spiritual landscape of India.
Adventures in Pet-Sitting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Follow along on this wild ride through Mexico as the author pet-sits for four different homeowners in four small villages over five months. From the cool, misty mountains of Central Mexico to the hot, humid beaches of the Mexican Riviera, get an inside look at the truth about cats and dogs, and the day-to-day fun and fuss of caring for them. Plus, find out how to be a pet-sitter yourself!
Wo bitte geht's hier um die Welt?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,550. Language: German. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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Reisen wohin und so lange man möchte? Sich aussuchen, in welchem Land man wohnt und arbeitet? Als junge Frau frei und ungebunden sein und viel erleben, auch ohne dickes Bankkonto - geht das? Ja. Die charmante deutsche Abenteurerin Nina machts vor. Seit sie 22 ist, folgt sie ihrer Reiseleidenschaft und ist seit nun mehr als 8 Jahren als Fremdsprachenlehrerin rund um den Globus unterwegs.