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More Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Even more true adventures in the Philippines with pick pockets, scammers, pirate banca captains, dodgy business partners, suicidal scuba divers and a lot more! The highly entertaining add easy to enjoy writing style of the author once again gives the reader excellent value for money in this second volume of Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades!
Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
An entertaining collection of true life adventures in the Philippines. 25 years of regular vacations & living there as an expat saw the author playing Russian Roulette with a drunken police sergeant, fighting off knife wielding Bini Boys (transexual street walkers) & dodging the crossfire of a drive by shooting while singing Willie Nelson songs in a KTV Bar! By the author of ‘Out of Stock, Sir!’
18 Days Before Eighteen
Price: Free! Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a book of a teenager's experience in Mongolia as a volunteer. As the title implies, the experience is "18 Days" of his life before he turns "Eighteen." Full of accounts that directly describe the experience honestly and genuinely, the chapters of this book invite the readers to feel what the writer has felt, through a vivid delivery of everything that happened to him for eighteen days.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...
Dagny Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
Flash Floods & Falls: Deaths & Rescues in Zion National Park
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book details a variety of 70+ deaths that have occurred in the past century inside Zion National Park. The book is divided into flash flood deaths, slot canyon (rappelling) deaths, rock climbing deaths, falls from cliffs, and bizarre deaths. The author also includes numerous rescue stories of Bo Beck--Zion's senior Search & Rescue member for over 17 years.
The InterNations Expat Guide to the UK
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.
Hẹn hò với châu Âu
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 49,620. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
“Tôi chạy lên đồi khi trái tim tôi cảm thấy cô đơn”. (- Một bài ca từ dãy Alps -) Sâu lắng và dịu dàng như không kém phần phá cách, thích những điều giản dị nhưng cũng rất xa hoa trong cảm xúc, Bùi Mai Hương trong cuộc “Hẹn hò với châu Âu” là một kẻ si tình đầy chất thi sĩ. Không ồn ào, không vồn vã nhưng những áng văn của Bùi Mai Hương là sự thuần khiết của cảm xúc...
The Spoon from Minkowitz: A Bittersweet Roots Journey to Ancestral Lands
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Award-winning international travel writer Judith Fein has the burning passion and unquenchable curiosity to dive beneath the surface and push past all obstacles to find the truth. In this case, the truth is the shrouded story about where she came from, what the Old World was like, and what remains of the places so many of our ancestors left behind when they came to America.
An Archaeologist on Holiday
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Increasing age is no barrier to having adventures. Archaeologist Brenda Sewell and her husband Eric, in their 60s and 70s, hiked and bussed and joined tour groups away from the usual tourist destinations. Along the way they met people who brightened their lives and showed them many facets of their culture. This full-colour edition contains many photos of Brenda and Eric's travels.
Blogs of the Travel Bugs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,870. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A collection of blog posts following a family's world exploration. After we got married it wasn’t long before we headed off to live in Hong Kong, and of course this gave us a whole continent to explore that neither of us knew too much about before then. So by the time Ryan came along in 1997 we already had the travel bug well and truly, and we are now doing our best to pass it on to the boys.
The Middle Seat - Volume I First Class V. Coach. I'll Take First Class Please...
Series: The Middle Seat, Volume I. Price: Free! Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A humorous collection of blog posts from the Travel Blog, The Middle Seat by Blogger and frequent business traveler Jay Conlin. A corporate Labor Negotiator, Conlin blogs about his various business travel headaches, successes and failures capturing the "spirit" of the Weary "Road Warrior".
1985, An Atlantic Crossing Memoir
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A pseudo autobiographical account of my Atlantic circumnavigation written in third person. It was where I found redemption and peace, coming to terms with the death of my father, injustices I endured, and anger and resentment which drove me to lose myself and make serious and costly life mistakes, and how I found redemption, forgiveness, and resolve to life by my conscience without regrets.
Ascents & Descents
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two Dutch pub buddies decide to team up for a backpacking classic: riding a motorbike through Vietnam, from Ho Chi Minh City to the capital Hanoi. Taking on a country that’s as foreign as it gets for any European, they make their way north through chaotic traffic, bribe the police, get ripped off and find out that being pub buddies is a hell of a lot easier than being travel mates.
Travel Guide To Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a complete travel guide with pictures and maps, and the only guide needed to prepare and benefit all future travelers to enjoy their traveling experience to this amazing country in South-East Asia.
My Foreign Flying Adventures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This book contains the author's accounts of her long distance trips as a private pilot. They take place to and within Wales, Ireland, the Highlands of Scotland, France (twice), California, and Russia. The flights were undertakes by both small aeroplane and helicopter, for Helen has licenses for both. This book should appeal both to pilots and to anyone who enjoys travel and adventure stories.
Travelling with Children
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This fascinating collection of tales, some humorous, many exciting and all entertaining, have resulted from thirty two years of taking children on trips to places as far apart as Alaska, Peru and Borneo to experience things as diverse as watching the launch of a space shuttle to being breathed on by a hump backed whale.
The Russian Factor: Two Women, One Planet, Incredible Odds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After years of silence, the story can finally be told! Anna Keitel's protected status and ability to travel has - at last - been established. Both women are now relatively safe from Russia and their pursuers. It makes telling this particular story possible. Writing as Jess Ducat, Morgan Stone brings you the story of their year-long, 26,000 km, struggle for survival.
Seychellen Reiseführer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: German. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Die Seychellen mit ihren 115 Inseln, sind ein Paradies auf Erden, wo jede Insel, die anderen Inseln an Schönheit überbieten möchte. Hier in diesem Buch werden nicht nur die Attraktionen von den »Inneren Inseln« (Granit-Inseln), und den »Äußeren Inseln« (Korallen-Inseln) vorgestellt, sondern es wird beschrieben, wo man Tauchen oder Segeln kann.
View America: Mid Atlantic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » American
In the travel series View America, Mid Atlantic covers Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. It is a non-commercial chronicle of an in-depth exploration of these states and District. Each one is described with its own brief historical background and its main sights, tourist attractions and points of interest.