Books tagged: travel in asia

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Ghost Friends
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This tale of ghosts with unfinished business is a brain-teasing, gender-bending romp through the netherworld, with stops in Laos, Myanmar and northern Thailand along the way. Both humorous and thought-provoking, Ghost Friends not only paints a colorful picture of the Other Side, but also has some spiritual tips for a more meaningful life before we get there.
Ten Days in the Land of Smile: A Thailand Travelogue
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: 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.
Tarts, Touts and Temples
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In Tarts, Touts and Temples, author Duncan Stearn recounts a series of trips and adventures to which many who have been to Southeast Asia can relate. All are true, even if some sound fanciful or a bit too true to be believed.
My Thai Eye
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: 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.
νομαδικόν: ημερολόγιο δρόμου
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Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: Greek. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Η ιστορία κάποιου που άφησε την πόλη, την καριέρα και τους αγαπημένους του, για ν’ αναζητήσει τη ζωή. Η καταγραφή του οδοιπορικού του από τα μονοπάτια των Ιμαλαΐων ως τις ζούγκλες της Καρνάτακα. Το χρονικό της γνωριμίας ενός “homo urbanus” με την κουλτούρα του δρόμου και των ταξιδευτών· με την πνευματικότητα της Ανατολής· με τη νηφάλια παρατήρηση.
Kitten Heels in Kathmandu, Adventures of a Female Vagabond
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mary, newly minted as a lone warrior after raising her son, sells everything she owns, breaks free of the USA and takes us on a water slide ride photographing the Dalai Lama in India to riding elephants bareback in Nepal. Across 27 countries by train, boat, bus, motorbike, and rickshaw she discovers that courage takes practice and wanderlust costs less than it does to stay home working.
Southeast Asia for the Holidays, Part 4: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In Book 4: Southeast Asia For the Holidays, the Anderson family heads to Thailand for some much needed R'n'R. They join with extended family and make new friendships that will extend beyond their time spent together on the beach. Explore the sights above and below the sea with 6 Andersons 1 World, and learn the real story behind our title "Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet!". Yes, it really was.
Packing Beauty for the Road
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Series: Alternative Healing Strategies, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
For the veteran world traveler or the first time adventurer, Packing Beauty for the Road provides simple, versatile and mobile basics for how to care for your skin without high priced lotions. Based on the methods and knowledge of a French masseuse, the instructions in this guide present the essentials for maintaining healthy skin and the key points for leveraging that knowledge into a business.
The Impossible Takes a Little Longer
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is a true account of an incredible journey across the world, driving a Land Rover. The year is 1957, and the intrepid Eric Edis has an expedition planned on scraps of paper.
Bombs and Butterflies: Over the Hill in Laos
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll knew too little about Laos when she stepped off the long boat in Huay Xai. Did you know that Laos is the most bombed country in the world? She didn't. Yet the sight of a flock of butterflies, rising again and again to flutter at sunset, reflect the courage of Laos and her people as they pick themselves up and dares to share their secrets.