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Thai Meditations - an introduction to Buddhism and Mindfulness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A collection of seventy-seven (one for each province) Buddhist stories, quotes, meditations, contemplations and reflections on living in Thailand. This joy of a read unravels the mysteries behind Buddhist mindfulness in a easy straight forward, yet poetic fashion. An essential introduction to Thai Buddhism, Dharma, and the wonderful truth behind the dazzling Thai smiles.
Achan: A Year of Teaching in Thailand
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This lively collection of vignettes, pithy essays, profiles, humorous anecdotes and travel tales shares the experience of a seasoned American writer, traveler, and teacher who spent a year as a guest lecturer at a university in Chiang Mai, Thailand. It offers an entertaining and enlightening read for anyone who loves exploring other countries and cultures.
Riff-Raffles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever dreamt of quitting your job and setting up a business in a tropical paradise, spending days lazing by the beach whilst the money comes rolling in? Most of us have had this dream at some time or the other but the reality can be alarmingly different.
Experience Thailand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,920. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Experience Thailand is a travel guide to the best of Thailand in a unique readable form. It is suitable for those planning a visit, those who are interested in finding out more about the country and those armchair travellers who just enjoy a good read. It encourages you to explore, meet the locals and grab every opportunity to experience the country and to do so with care and compassion.
Ten Days in the Land of Smile: A Thailand Travelogue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take an armchair adventure to rural Thailand! Join the author as she meets Mr. Asparagus at the Youth Hostel From Hell, has Monk Encounters of the Hilarious Kind and falls prey to a couple of scams. Laugh as an entire train car of Thai passengers go into shock with one fateful move. Catch the excitement of a whirlwind trip on the fly, without itinerary or advanced reservations.
Delightful Asian Infatuation - Travel, and Romance, in Tropical Paradise
Price: $4.16 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For decades, Hans Meier traveled between Thailand and Vietnam, Cambodia and the Philippines. Several times, Hans fell in love with respectable ladies of the area. Until he married one of them. Hans tells of his Asian encounters, written from real life. There’s no profanity, the author meets respectable people only. A warm-hearted, funny, entertaining book with amazing cultural insight.
My Thai Eye
Series: My Thai Eye. Price: Free! Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wry look at Thai life by British ex-pat, Edwin Tipple. In his many extended visits to Thailand, he never ceases to be amazed by ordinary Thai people: the way they organise things - like the way they travel - their kindness and outlook on life. All, except one, of the twelve short tales in this book are amusing experiences you're unlikely find in any travel guide.
Our Man in Pattaya
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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 Essential Thailand Retirement Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
A concise and colorful "How-to" manual for a successful retirement in Thailand. All the information you'll need is here. Topics include: visa requirements, budgets from $1000 a month, the fascinating Thai people, the food, the women, driving, religion and 100's of everyday tips to make the retirement transition to the "Land of Smiles".
Retire To Asia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
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Whether you want to retire to Southeast Asia, or just visit there, this book has it all. Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, sex, good girls, bar girls, beaches, costs, medical care, your blueprint is here! Get prepared to visit "the best, last, cheapest, most welcoming places of all!" Live for pennies on the dollar, be pampered by people who appreciate you! All of Southeast Asia!