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Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Fort Myers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel, etc. "We saved a lot of time using this concise guide." --Hector P., online reviewer, Charlotte =Lodgings (in several parts of the Fort Myers area) variously priced =Fine & budget restaurants, more than enough listings to give you a sense of the variety to be found.
The Stapleton 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Gay Tampa Bay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Especially designed for the gay traveler, this is a complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Tampa Bay. You'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. =Lodgings (in several parts of Tampa Bay) variously priced; gay lodgings are listed first, followed by some alternative mainstream selections. RESTAURANTS, ATTRACTIONS, and much, much more.
Playground Earth
Price: Free! Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel Games
(5.00 from 1 review)
Playground Earth is not an ordinary travel guide. It is a unique book, bursting with games and ideas that will transform your family's travels. The games cover every aspect of travelling: choosing the destination, long journeys, sightseeing and exploring, taking photos, going to museums and galleries, waiting in line, making souvenirs, eating local food and more.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Venice (Calif.)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Venice Beach. “Just what we needed to explore this quirky little town.” – Herold J., online reviewer, St. Louis “I had planned to stay up in Santa Monica, where I usually stay, but found this place ot be completely different." --Randy E., online reviewer, Macon You'll save a lot of time using this concise guide.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Washington, D.C.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full weekend in Washington, D.C. "This book covers all the major points of interest and has an excellent selection of restaurants." -- Bernard M., Plantation, FL =Lodgings, various priced =Fine & budget restaurants =Nightlife listings = Attractions
Colonial Mexico
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Explore Colonial Central Mexico. A few miles upstream from town the mirror surface of the water seems barely to reflect the passage of any time at all, though the kiss of many years is evident in the erosion along the river’s banks. Señoras wash their family’s clothes on the banks of the Rio Laja, which drains the central highlands while children scamper among the burros.
As the Ice Melts: Letters from Antarctica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I had the privilege of spending the 1985-1986 summer in Antarctica and these are the newsletters sent to my family and friends while I was “on the Ice.”
On the Shores of Avalon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a story about family and love on Catalina Island off the California coast. This island paradise was inhabited by different groups of Native Americans for over 7,000 years. In 1542 they greeted the first European explorer, Don Juan Rodriquez Cabrillo. Sixty years later, Don Sebastian Viscaino of Spain stopped by the Island while exploring the California coast looking for good ports.
Cruising in the Clouds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Cruising through the San Juan Islands in Puget Sound. Often in the late summer, before the sun dips low on the horizon, the warm moist air of the San Juan Archipelago condenses into a fine mist that rises off the surface of the ocean to shroud these islands above the clouds.
Gunkholing in the Chesapeake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Sailing and history of the Chesapeake Bay. A Great Blue Heron led our sailboat downriver between banks of the lush green foliage of Back Creek on Elk River at the northern entrance to the Chesapeake Bay. As we rounded each bend, the solitary bird would be floating on the brown mirror of water.
The Bells of San Blas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
The empty bell tower at the stone ruins of Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Rosario has withstood the test of time. This grand sentinel and has overseen the birth and death of this once busy shipbuilding center since 1792 from its hilltop perch.
Mayan Mariners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Sailing the Mayan trade routes in Belize, Mexico and Guatemala from their earliest prehistory until today, each generation of the Maya people has seen new ideas, change and the slow incursion of the modern world. They are themselves like their own sacred Ceiba tree thrusting upward for light while straining their roots down into the dry ruins of their past.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Sarasota
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full weekend in the Sarasota. "We had the Frommer's guide as well as this one, but the bigger book was more cumbersome. We ended up using this one more than the bigger one." ---Jenny S., Scottsdale =Lodgings (different price ranges) =Fine & budget restaurants =Attractions & Other Interesting Things to Do =Spas
Out of Africa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
We arrived at the 25000 hectare reserve just in time for an ice-cold drink on the terrace of Long Lee Manor. My exhaustion quickly disappeared as the bush rolled out before us with antelope littering the almost endless plains. It was the African bush and it smelt good.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Rio de Janeiro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is a complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Rio and its environs. = LODGINGS (in several parts of Rio) variously priced. = RESTAURANTS (from fine dining to budget alternatives), more than enough listings to give you a sense of the variety to be found in the different sections of the city. ATTRACTIONS - all the best ones.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to New York (Downtown)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in New York's Downtown area. “Just what we needed to explore downtown Manhattan.” – Jeremy H., online reviewer, St. Louis “I had to house sit for a friend of mine and was stuck Downtown for 3 weeks. This book helped a lot.” – Billy E., online reviewer, White City, Florida
Ten Months in Guangxi
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
15 Tips for Saving Money on Your Disney Cruise Line Vacation
Series: Building Blocks for a Great Disney Vacation. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to cruise on one of the Disney cruise line ships while saving as much money as possible. It covers ways to save money when booking your cruise, traveling to the port, and doing activities on board.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Guide to Merida (Mexico)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a wonderful Long Weekend in Merida. "We had a great time using this cut-to-the-chase guidebook." ---Melissa H., Ottawa =Lodgings, variously priced =Fine & budget restaurants =Nightlife listings =Spas, Tours, the Ruins & other attractions
48 Hours in Jerusalem
Series: 48 Hours. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Experience the ‘City of Gold’, a holy city to three religions, one of the oldest cities in the world and the capital of Israel in 48 hours.