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The Key to the Castle: Zen and Travel Stories of Trust
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens to a beginning student of Zen as she sits and watches her mind? How is a Zen retreat like a vacation? Whether visiting her aging mom, hiking in northern Thailand, crossing a rain-swelled creek in South Africa, or eating formal meals at a Zen retreat, Schleifer asks, “What is going on here?” Her discoveries become ours in this clear and poignant account of inner and outer journeys.
Dispatches from the Peninsula: Six Years in South Korea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thousands of young adults pass through South Korea each year, teaching English in private schools that together make up one of the country's largest industries. Korea, long isolated by culture and geography, with a complex language and set of social mores, can be a difficult place to call home.
The Cotswolds - Not Just a Pretty Place
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Cotswolds is a region in the west of England famed for its wonderful scenery and gorgeous villages. This book is out of the ordinary because it describes in depth a selection of the most interesting places, many of which are unknown except to the conoscenti. It is the only written companion you need to get the best out of the area.
Nel silenzio dell'Aquila
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Cosa deve essere camminare in completa solitudine per tanti giorni? Mirna Fornasier, bellunese, appassionata di trekking e montagna, frequentatrice dei percorsi della Scandinavia, parte zaino in spalla alla volta dell’ultima grande area wilderness d’Europa, il Padjelanta National Park, nella Lapponia svedese, oltre il Circolo Polare Artico.
How to Sell Cruises Step by Step
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Whether you are a new or seasoned agent, this beginner's guide to selling cruises provides a checklist of everything you need to know to make cruise bookings. It discusses different cruise lines and elements of a cruise booking, including reading deck plans, money matters, and how cruises work. A bonus chapter teaches how to organize your office, with sample forms for keeping track of bookings.
Salt and Emerald - a hesitant solo voyage round Ireland and the Irish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Much more than adventurous travel, this book is an exploration of Ireland and her people, past and present. Observed with humour, sensitivity and insight, it is an engrossing account of encounters and experiences - astonishingly diverse - by a seasoned travelwriter. Everything from Dervla Murphy to the Mary Celeste. A journey packed with fact and anecdote that carries you along like the tide.
De nieuwe wereld van Peter Stuyvesant
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In heel Amerika hebben Nederlanders hun stempel op het land gedrukt en op vele plaatsen zijn tastbare herinneringen levend gehouden: tulpenfestivals en windmolentjes in de voortuin, aan Nederland gewijde musea, Nederlandse plaatsnamen, dijken en handgegraven kanalen. Dit boek is het verhaal van ondernemende landgenoten in het land van onbegrensde mogelijkheden. Rijk geïllustreerd.
New York buiten de gebaande paden
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lucas Ligtenberg kent New York als geen ander en weet dat de stad de wereld in het klein is én het centrum ervan. In die metropool leidt hij de lezer rond. Het is vooral een tocht door de geschiedenis en langs de mensen die de stad hebben gemaakt.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Crazy Oyibo
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Price: Free! Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
For John and Ana their 55,000km motorcycle ride around Africa was not a race. Sparked by two unexpected events, the nomadic adventure lasted for 14 months across 29 countries.Part 1 – From Romania To Morocco tells how the expedition began. The learning curve from the first month spent in Morocco sets the tone for an epic journey.
West Of Independence
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Warning!! This book contains the following: A UFO, Mormons, Regret, Roadkill, Love, A Little Black Rental Car, A Dragon, Family Conflict, Cotton Picking, Bigotry, Cigarettes, A GPS Named Maggie, Grief, Rattlesnakes, Laughter, The Grand Canyon, A Root Beer Float, Dinosaurs, Redemption, A Cow That Eats Plastic, Tragedy, A Meteor, Loss, A Wormhole, Fear, A Volcano, Ignorance, and Shoepers.
Toets 1 voor het paradijs (op zoek naar de Amerikaanse Droom)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: Dutch. Published: April 26, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In Toets 1 voor het paradijs probeert Martijn de Waal vat te krijgen op het wonderlijkste continent op aarde.
Roll's Round the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In 2007 Rowley decided to backpack around the World for over a year. The mission: to inject some change and new experiences into his dull and predictable life. This is a light-hearted and humorous travel diary of his time in the USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia and The Philippines..
Smart Guide Italy: Italian Islands
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Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Smart Guide Italy explores the sights, sounds and flavors that make Sicily, Sardinia and islands in Tuscany, Campania and Puglia special. It includes historical overviews, details about major monuments, important local events, places to eat and sleep, practical information and directions for getting about each of the islands. Travelers will find everything they need for having a memorable holiday.
Shalom, Israel!
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You set the price! Words: 62,320. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Shalom, Israel! is a narrative of my 5½-month bicycle journey from Bellingham, Washington state to Israel aboard a custom-made, long-wheeled-based recumbent. In this book you’ll learn about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through eleven U.S. states and eight countries. I’ve also included a list of equipment that I took on the journey.
Back Roads of Spain
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Every year from 2000 till 2010 I rode to Spain on my Moto Guzzi V10 Centauro. This book is largely about my experiences on those journeys, but also includes articles on more general motorcycling and travel themes as well as life and the way we experience it. Unfortunately the e-book versions could not have all the 100+ sketches, maps and photos that the print version has.
Een Groenlander in Afrika
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You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ze dribbelen langs het strand op zes tenen: drie aan elke voet. Als je op het strand wandelt, lopen ze voor je uit, tot ze ineens terugsnorren. Drieteenstrandlopers zijn gezelligheidsdieren. ’s Winters hollen ze over de stranden van Schotland tot Zuid-Afrika. Maar waarom vliegen ze eigenlijk naar Afrika als ze ook in Nederland kunnen overwinteren? En waarom broeden ze helemaal bij de Noordpool?
English Rocks! 101 ESL Games, Activities, and Lesson Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,550. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
They’re bored, they’re tired, and they’d rather be anywhere else. That’s no way to teach an ESL class, so why not get things moving and shaking? You can do just that with English Rocks! 101 ESL Games, Activities, and Lesson Plans. Make your ESL class the most popular in school today with 101 ideas presented with 112 pictures to help explain them. Let your class find out why English Rocks!
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
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Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
Wanderlust - an Anthology of Best Extracts from the Round-the-World Trilogy: Scot Free, A Scot Goes South & A Scot Returns
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Alastair Scott's epic five-year sojourn roughing it round the world was originally (and still is) published in three volumes. Wanderlust brings together a 'best' collection of his writings from this journey. He writes with deep insight and caustic humour; diverse, bizarre, beautiful and poignant impressions of our world and humanity in all its forms. This is a delight from start to finish.