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The Unleash Your Adventure Packlist: What To Take, What To Leave, & The Hows & Whys Of Motorcycle Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The unanswerable question, what to pack? On a motorcycle trip you need to make every kilo count. “The Unleash Your Adventure Packlist” is not just what to take or leave behind, but why. It is a mini handbook of the absolute essentials needed for those who dream of going on their own motorcycle journey. This handbook looks at why you should go,some things to help you prepare, and how to save.
Japan's Tipping Point: Crucial Choices in the Post-Fukushima World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
JAPAN'S TIPPING POINT is a small book on a huge topic. In the post-Fukushima era, Japan is the "canary in the coal mine" for the world. Can Japan radically shift its energy policy, become greener, more self-sufficient, and avoid catastrophic impacts on the climate? Mark Pendergrast arrived in Japan exactly two months after the Fukushima meltdown. This book is his eye-opening account.
Look Up, Chattanooga! A Walking Tour of Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Chattanooga, Tennessee is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
How To Be A Crafty Cruiser.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
How you can save time, money and hassle on your luxury cruise with proven tips and tricks from a veteran cruiser of over 27 cruises. Cruising can be confusing if you are relatively new to this type of holiday.So imagine getting a head start. Now you can - with this handy little guide - because it will tell you what you need to know before you even set foot onboard ship.
Sights Unseen: 1993
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
What dominates the Alaskan landscape? Denali, the tallest mountain in North America? Or is it the fearsome grizzly bears? Neither, says the author in this entertaining, cheeky essay about a backpacking trip he took in which both Denali and the bears proved elusive long enough for him to learn why people really travel to the wilderness: for the stories they hear, and the stories they'll tell later.
I is for Illuminated Salt and Pepper Pots (and other everyday essentials)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Living - or thinking - of going to live in France, or simply just interested in the country? Here's an A to Z of what could happen to you! From the complexities of getting a phone installed, to the need for illuminated salt and pepper pots. From eating snails to finding the right word for a mousetrap,and even how to make sure you get a parking space. Come and join the fun.
Look Up, Atlanta! A Walking Tour of Midtown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Atlanta's Midtown is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Atlanta! A Walking Tour of Downtown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of downtown Atlanta, Georgia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Planet Explorers Philadelphia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Explore the planet with this Philadelphia guidebook written just for kids. These pages include everything tweens need to know about Philly and nearby attractions. Don't miss the awesome fun facts and active hyperlinks throughout--Planet Explorers guidebooks turn the whole world into a learning experience.
Flying With Kids: Safe and Sane Air Travel With Your Baby, Toddler or Young Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
As expats, long haul flights were a frequent part of my daughter's first few years of life. The purpose of this ebook is to share how I plan my flights, what I bring in my carry-on, gear I like, my experiences onboard (keeping kids entertained, food, sleeping), how to cope with jet lag, and more. You will find helpful information here, regardless of how long your flight is.
The Beauty and the Beasts: Living in Nairobi
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The book details the abject poverty, sickness and violence experienced when living in Nairobi, one of the most dangerous cities in the world. The book also explains why it is easy to fall in love with the poor but kind and fun-loving people of Kenya and why a Long- term experience of Kenya will always lure you back to one of the most beautiful country’s in the world.
American Auto Trail-Wyoming's U.S. Highway 30
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highway 30, the route of the Lincoln Highway across southern Wyoming. Along the way, explore the paths of the Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, Emigrant Trail, and Ben Holladay's Stage Route. The cities of Cheyenne and Laramie are visited, with over 150 historic points of interest, reference maps, and GPS coordinates for all listed sites.
Smart Guide Italy: Florence & Tuscany
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Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Smart Guide Italy is the only digital travel guide that covers all of Italy's regions and is written, researched, and investigated by full-time residents. Each title in the series provides insights to the most important monuments and useful information for eating, drinking, sleeping and having a good time in Italy.
Galapagos: In Darwin's Footsteps
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1996 writer-adventurer Mark Newman traveled to the Galapagos Islands. He stayed in the famed archipelago for longer than Charles Darwin had and visited more than twice as many of the islands. Here is his fascinating account of that journey. Globetrotters, wildlife enthusiasts, armchair explorers and Darwin history buffs will all find this book irresistible.
Ticket to Safe Backpacking
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ticket to Safe Backpacking guides you through fundamental issues concerning backpacking in Southeast Asia and India, scams and pitfalls in the region, how to survive border crossings and the most common mistakes that could ruin backpacking journeys. The eBook includes two free bonuses: 60 ways of backpacking cheap and a backpacking checklist.
Almost Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This journal was kept from 1986-88 when the Soviet Union was on the verge of collapse but their presence at Kwajalein was intense, requiring critical decisions at the highest level of our government.
Not So Fast: Meandering Through Capitola, California
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
* The Not So Fast travel essays explore fascinating places for readers who enjoy slow and easy travels — who like photographing landscapes, wandering gentle trails, strolling through libraries or along ocean beaches, who like to check out historic buildings as well as out-of-the-way locales.
Not So Fast: Meandering Through Soda Springs, Idaho
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If a little town with pioneer history, the remains of a white buffalo, and a carbonated water geyser interest you, then head for Soda Springs, Idaho. It's not too big for an afternoon of exploring. And the people are friendly. This 3,352-word essay will introduce you to this little corner of America.
South to Alaska
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in the heart of Oklahoma in 1916, ten-year-old Melvin dreams of living in Alaska. Nearly fifty year later he builds a boat in his backyard, launches it on the Arkansas River, and cruises it 10,000 miles to Alaska by way of the Panama Canal. Melvin has never been south of the United States border and has never been on a boat in the open ocean. A true story of courage and survival.
How to Retire in Bali
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
How to Retire in Bali is a complete guide to retiring in Bali. The guide book covers all of the essential information you need to know before contemplating a move to Bali, such as visas, health care, insurance, buying property, finding accommodation and adapting to life in Bali. The book includes interviews with retirees who have already made the move to Bali.