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A Teacher's Guide to Istanbul
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This is a brief initiation into living and teaching in Istanbul, Turkey's cultural capital.
Two Pensioners and a Porsche - The German Alpine Route and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Two Pensioners and a Porsche is a journal with photographic and video content compiled during a twenty two day car journey accross the Continent of Europe. The purpose of the journey was to explore The German Alpine Route, some 450 kilometres of alpine scenery from Lindau, Lake Constance Bavaria to the infamous Eagles Nest at Berchtesgaden. The journey then continues via.several countries Beyond.
Honeymoon in New Orleans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This romance novel/travelogue is about New Orleans, a favorite city that the writers have been in love with for over thirty-five years. Come along with their fictional characters Don and Isabella as they discover the wonders of New Orleans on their honeymoon. Learn about their favorite romantic spots, best places to eat, and best places to visit. This travelogue also includes helpful websites.
As I Walked Out Through Spain in Search of Laurie Lee
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Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by SilverWood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One man's search through Spain in the footsteps of writer Laurie Lee.
Every Day Above A New Horizon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
John Davison sets out to recreate Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1878 journey across the south of France. Meeting kind, generous people (interspersed with the occasional idiot whom even a saint would want to throttle), battling bad weather and equipment failure, never losing his sense of the absurd, John heads through the hills towards journey’s end: the golden city down on the plain.
Cruise Virgins … Bajan Lovers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Thinking about a cruise, but can't make up your mind? A lot of people are in the same boat, as it were. So Frank Rawlins, the man who brought you 'Holiday Of A Lifetime ... Never Again!' – the story of two sixtysomethings who set out to conquer Peru and Machu Picchu – goes to the Caribbean in search of paradise. Will he and the redoubtable Mrs R find it?
Navigating the NYC Subway: Manhattan
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A guide to help both visitors and new residents navigate their way around the New York City subway system, taking the stress and confusion out of reading the subway map and finding your way around.
Buddha On The Bus
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Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nate Damm shares a short travel story about a long bus ride. When everything goes wrong, Nate finds himself focusing closely on the characters around him for some entertainment as the trip is delayed time and time again. His seatmate during the trip is a strange young man named Bud, whose odd antics are questioned by everyone on the bus.
A Primer for Pilgrims
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Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This concise nonfiction eBook sets out key pilgrimage principles learned over the millennia, and also relates true stories of epic and important North American pilgrimages unfolding in our era. A pilgrimage is, of course, a journey, not only outward to a faraway place, but also, inevitably, inward toward spiritual growth, and to help maintain the balance of our land, our planet, our lives.
Memphis - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Memphis, whether you came to see Elvis’s mansion at Graceland or soak in the Blues on Beale Street. “I’d been to Nashville before, but never Memphis, so my wife and I decided to give it a try. We loved the town.” --- Fred G, Tacoma "I found three restaurants I’d never even heard of.” --- Archie, B., Wilmington
Wake Up Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
A Thailand Diary Volume 1 January - June
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A virtual look at Thailand and the Thais through the pages of a diary. You will meet, from the comfort of your armchair, real Thais. From bankers to farmers, from rich to poor. From the very young to the very old. Read the exploits of people like Bancha, Banjawan, Dao, Weelai and Sawat. You'll get to know them as if you know them in person An authentic view of the country and its people.
The Little Russian Mission Letters
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I arrived in Alaska in July 1969, accompanied by my wife Suzie, as a VISTA Volunteer. A few days in Anchorage were followed by several weeks of Yupik Eskimo language training at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. This training was offered to those of us who had been assigned to Yupik villages.
The Updated South African Story
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 134,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An easy-to-read collection of entertaining commentaries covering every aspect of South Africa, written especially for the foreign visitor, or anyone who just wishes to know more about South Africa without having to purchase a library or enrol in a university.
The Wrong Shade of Yellow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I was middle aged and homeless, soon to be penniless, and really and truly no different from that bag lady sitting on the bench over there. I couldn’t jack it in and go home, because I didn’t have a home to go to anymore. The bicycle and the tent were now home. Wherever I found myself on any given night was now home. And that meant, for tonight, Genoa Piazza Principe Railway Station was home.
Reisgids naar Sterrenland
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: Dutch. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Other
Op zoek naar een vakantieaders? Dan is Sterrenland misschien wel iets voor jou! Dit land heeft alles te bieden voor de cultuursnuiver en avonturier. Ga waar nog geen mens geweest is.
BloggyBook Cumbria June 2014
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Series: BloggyBook, Cumbria June 2014. Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Come to Cumbria they said, It will be lovely they said, Rains most of the time they said, Or did it?
Coffee Für Tod
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Getting a morning cup of coffee is a cherished daily ritual the world over. But while travelling this custom can become both an adventure and an ordeal. More often than not the desire for a fix coupled with the exchange of money can overcome any cultural or language obstacles...but then sometimes you find yourself at a train station in Berlin, Germany on a cold winter morning.
Oktoberfest München
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: German. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Das Oktoberfest in München, das auch die »Wiesn« genannt wird, ist das größte Volksfest der Welt. Dieser Ratgeber wird viele Fragen beantworten, die so manch ein Besucher hat. Lehnen Sie sich zurück, lesen sie die Infos, und dann bleibt nur noch, sich auf die Wiesn zu freuen, und die Tage zu zählen, wenn die weltweit größte Party der Welt startet.
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!