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Travellers’ Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Folklore of journeys and adventure from around the world. Itinerants’ anecdotes that range from as far afield as Algeria to America and Poland to Palestine. Colourful travellers’ accounts handed down from generation to generation. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & Vice in between.
Successful Independent Tourist Guide Pt. 1: Getting the Trip You Bargained For
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Series: The Successful Independent Tourist Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Traveling can bring a lot of joy to your life, but you want to get what you're paying for. The tips included here, as well as the online and offline resources at the end, will help you make the most out of the trip you're taking. The successful independent tourist knows how to get the most for his or her money, and you can be successful, too.
Mexican Autumn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These inter-related short stories are set in a small Mexican fishing village, Bahia de los angeles--a real place in Baja California, 350 miles from the USA border. As the villagers largely depend upon American tourists for their income, many stories deal with the resulting clash of cultures. Dominating Bahia, a treacherous mountain, Tricky Devil, almost pushes the village into the Sea of Cortez.
Cybertours: Walking Baker Street, London
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As a Londoner I’d like to show you around one of my favourite parts of London using Google Earth. Today we’re going down Baker Street, famous of course for 221b Baker Street, the fictional home of Sherlock Holmes. But you'll be surprised how much more there is to Baker Street. Britain's most notorious bank robbery, one of Churchill's greatest war time secrets, the disappearing Duke . . .
Shadow on the Sea
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A stranded tourist. A wrecked inflatable boat. A rocky island the size of a parking lot. And the icy gray tide rushes in. An aspiring photographer must confront his deepest fear: the unknown depths of the open sea. And whatever creatures lie beneath.
The Lost Tourist Franchise
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Price: Free! Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Donald, just out of the Army and eager to see the sights, is mugged within minutes of his arrival in Washington,D. C. Luther, perhaps a good Samaritan, comes to his aid, offering him a chance to recoup his losses while touring Washington. Will Luther lead Donald astray? Will Donald come through with his ethics intact?
Petticoat Road
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A short collection of poems inspired by the bush written during a visit to Creswick Regional Park and surrounds.
The Cad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Lovable slacker Toby Tucker, an incompetent tour guide and guardian angel to a group of travelers in Greece, has a love affair that threatens to make a solid citizen of him. Part of the Toby series. From the reviews of Foreign Matter: “A very, very funny book"—The West Coast Review of Books. “Enormously enjoyable”—Kirkus Reviews. “Fresh and spirited”— Publishers Weekly.
Murni's Very Personal Guide to Ubud
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Roy Thompson said "Secrets of Bali is the best book about the island written and published since 1990 ...". This time I concentrate just on Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali, which is a must for visitors to Bali. I've lived all my life in Ubud and have been involved in tourism: restaurant, shops, textiles, art, accommodation and spa, so I am sharing some of my knowledge, including some pitfalls.
How Not to Be a Tourist in London
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
You think you know about London? Be prepared to think again! 'How not to be a tourist in London' is a secret treasure-trove of remarkable insider information literally never heard anywhere before. Your visit to this historic capital will be made vastly more interesting and entertaining (for the locals, anyway) if you follow the advice in this book. You have been warned!