Nonfiction » Travel

Sub-categories: Essays & Travelogues | Travel - Reference | Trip Journals | Road travel | Hikes & walks | Budget | Travel photography | Cruises | Amusement & theme parks | Camping and RVing | National Parks | Museums of the World | All sub-categories >>
From The Grand Canyon To The Great Wall: Travelers' Best, Worst And Most Ridiculous Stories From The Road
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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.
113 Festivals To Attend Before You Die
By
Series: 113 Things To See And Do, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Some of the greatest festivals that you need to attend before you die!! Festa Do São João - Portugal, Fete De La Musique - Brussels, Fiesta de la Dama - Spain, Frozen Dead Guy Days In Nederland – Colorado - USA, Full Moon Party - Thailand, Gawai Dayak In Sarawak – Borneo, Gay Pride Parade In Amsterdam – Netherlands, Gilroy Garlic Festival - USA, Glastonbury Music Festival – UK .......
The A to Z of Spanish Culture
By
Price: $6.40 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
There are many clichés about Spain, very few of which can still be observed in the country today. Yet the Spanish have retained many of their traditions, which are embedded in modern times. Written in an informal style, each chapter of this A to Z addresses an aspect of Spanish culture: its society, traditions, history, gastronomy, language and art to bring you closer to Spain today.
Jewels of French History Books, The Lauragais Story
By
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Moulin Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A new history book for France that examines the commercially and strategically important region of the Lauragais, sometimes known as the 'Land of Cockaigne' in reference to a time of Pastel and the flourishing cotton industry that once existed there.
Travel in Ukraine: Your Tour Guide to EURO 2012
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The book gives the reader an insight into traveling throughout Ukraine. It mainly focuses on 4 major cities in which the football championship Euro 2012 is to be held: Kiev, Kharkiv, Donetsk and Lviv. Whether you are a single traveller who decided to visit Ukraine or a member of a football fans team - you will find the book useful during your visit.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 1: Melbourne to NSW Border
By
Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 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.
Diablito: On a Mission from Gods
By
Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Diablito puts you in the driver’s seat for a spur of the moment, nail biting year-long road trip across Mexico. More than a travel odyssey, you’ll spend months in a hidden ghost town, almost lose it all, find love and melt down on the beach, experience unprecedented kindness and meet a shaman. This novelette is around 14,000 words but you’ll definitely get some mileage out of Diablito.