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More Amazing Travel Experiences - 13 more globe-trotting travel stories to inspire you to kick-start your own adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 40,890. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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.
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places: Travels in Timbuktu, Burkina Faso And Other West African Lands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places is intrepid traveller Tan Wee Cheng’s latest collection of travelogues. Follow him to West Africa, the land of Timbuktu, the very epitome of remoteness and lost wealth, and of the enigmatic voodoo kingdoms in Benin and Togo. He was mobbed by former child soldiers in Liberia, caught in a riot in Burkina Faso and chased after desert giraffes in a Nigérien taxi.
10 Minute Guide to Home Exchange
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Series: Steve's Here's How 2!. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
In 10 minutes this article will tell you all you really need to know about effective Home Exchange. [Introduction - The Reality of Home Exchange - Ethics - Is an Exchange Worth It? - Car Exchange - Proceeding - Marketing - Narrowing Your Search - My Own Experience - Tips] [Booklet - 2722 words - 14 print pages ]
Ireland The Emerald Isle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The thought of Ireland, often called the “Emerald Isle”, triggers off many visions in one’s mind; the first thought is “green” as there are few places on earth as green as Ireland in the summer.
Sue the Airline - A Guide to Filing Airline Complaints. Collect the Compensation You Deserve Without Paying Astronomical Attorney & Court Fees
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A comprehensive resource to resolving difficult airline complaints. This guide helps you file your airline complaint in small claims court on your own without paying astronomical attorney and court fees. If you've suffered from airline abuse and have had your plea ignored, this is the right book for you. Don't settle for puny vouchers they send you. Get the compensation you deserve.
Where Then O Bliss
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A beautiful damsel in distress. A starry-eyed young idealist. Their paths cross when they become unlikely participants in a training programme. Had she not been married, it would have been love at first sight. Had she not been abused, their friendship would never have grown into love. But grow it did, and grow and grow and grow.
From The Grand Canyon To The Great Wall: Travelers' Best, Worst And Most Ridiculous Stories From The Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,640. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Grand To Great" brings our huge, wild world home with an outstanding collection of 67 stories, experiences, and thoughts from 54 authors and 45 countries around the globe. Stories that will make you laugh, cry, and think. Experiences that will inspire you to get up and create your own story – either right here at home or out in the farthest reaches of our world.
Have Treno Will Travel: a month in Italy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 2011,Ally Hayes headed south to do a modern day version of the grand tour - by train. Her account of her experiences is a cocktail of lively anecdote with a splash of history, a dash of culture and a slug of humour,all served up with an immense affection for Italy and her people.
A Purposeful Meander
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A search for intuitive happiness encapsulated within travels of Southeast Asia.
Misadventures of a Reluctant Road Warrior
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
No doubt about it, business travel can be a hassle. Here are a few of the unexpected and often humorous travel problems that befell the author during his long and semi-illustrious career.
Nautical Musings 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Forty short stories are excerpted from original articles published 1993 to 1996 in a weekly newspaper column named Nautical Musings that appreared in The Daily Southerner in Tarboro, NC.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 3: Sydney to Port Macquarie
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Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: Australian English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking to do more than get from A to B on your Aussie road trip? At over 14,500km, Australia's Highway One is the world's longest national highway and one of the GREAT road trip adventures. In the famous tradition of great Route 66 road trips, travel with the Highway One Travel Companion and its unique "red route" system to see all the best attractions this unforgettable drive has to offer.
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China covers the differences, the benefits and drawbacks, of going to work for a public school or training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work for these places.
The Retrospective Traveler: An Innocent in South America
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The humourous diary of a man who decides on a whim to travel on his own to South America. The 1980ies are a time of political upheaval with military coups and Sendero Luminoso still very much in the news. He hasn't researched it beforehand however, so everywhere he goes is a surprise to him -and them.
Petra: A Brief History
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Petra: A Brief History is an easy-to-read, popular history of one of the world’s most fabled cities and the mysterious people who built it. This is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know the entire story behind the "rose red city half as old as time," and the little known Nabataeans, who carved Petra from the living rock of Jordan's Sharah Mountains.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 2: Victoria Border to Sydney
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Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: Australian English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking to do more than get from A to B on your Aussie road trip? At over 14,500km, Australia's Highway One is the world's longest national highway and one of the GREAT road trip adventures. In the famous tradition of great Route 66 road trips, travel with the Highway One Travel Companion and its unique "red route" system to see all the best attractions this unforgettable drive has to offer.
Wondering into Thai Culture
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,190. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Wondering into Thai Culture by Mont Redmond Or Thai Whys and Otherwise New 2012 Edition A timeless work, first published as articles in The Nation and then printed as a book and reprinted several times.
Our Man in Pattaya
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Our Man in Pattaya by Duncan Stearn, the author of Pattaya, Patpong on Steroids. Come for a walk on the wacky side as Pattaya and its locals and foreigners come together in a collection of the best of the popular Our Man in Pattaya monthly columns from the pages of the Pattaya Trader (also published by the Phuket Gazette newspaper under the title Streets of Pattaya).
The Unofficial Guide to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: A Planet Explorers Travel Guide for Kids
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Harry Potter fans can't get enough of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Now, there's a guidebook to this incredible place written just for kids! Whether your family is traveling to WWoHP soon or just dreaming about it, you'll love our photo-filled guide. Check out the active hyper-links, behind-the-scenes tips, and fun mini-quiz at the end!
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific Through Nebraska
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This book chronicles the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad from its faltering start at Omaha in 1864 through the following three years as the builders press on through Nebraska. It describes the crews' dogged determination as they met the challenges of floods, scorching summers, Indian attacks and derailments.