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TRAILBLAZERS Stories of Training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Rio de Janeiro 1988-2005 by Hywel Teague
Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nine prominent black belts from the international Brazilian jiu-jitsu community recount their experiences of training jiu-jitsu in Rio de Janeiro between 1988-2005.
Porto Alegre - The Essential Travel Guide by Camila Santos Simmons
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide will show you some major tourist spots in Porto Alegre and also little places loved by the locals. More than a hundred entries including bars, restaurants, nightclubs, shops and tours. Special chapters include safety tips, activities for cultural immersion, tips on how to make friends and suggestions for anyone wanting to get involved with local charities.
Machu Picchu: The Ultimate Guide Book To Explore Machu Picchu and it’s Hidden Places by Anton Swanepoel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
A Unique Travel Guide for the Adventurer in All of Us Step-by-step instructions on everything you’ll need to make your holiday a success, plus over 235 pictures to give you a virtual walk-through and guide you at Machu Picchu.
Lima (Peru) - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide by Andrew Delaplaine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in LIMA, the wonderfully exotic city in Peru. “I’d never been to Lima before, but this book was the perfect introduction.” --- Winnie S., Nashville “We’d planned to go up into the mountains to see Machu Picchu (like everybody else), but we were so entranced by Lima that we never made it.” --- Carol M., Louisville
Second Time Lucky by Derek Paterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Like thousands of others, Derek Paterson was incarcerated in Chile's notorious National Stadium following the coup of 11 September 1973. Politically and economically it was a different country when he returned to live 36 years later. This time he travelled throughout the country, reaffirming his love for the people and the landscape.
Trying to Understand Brazilian Culture: Memoir of a Brit in São Paulo by Andrew Creelman
Price: $6.91 USD. Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Within this book, some incredibly highbrow questions are explored about Brazil. Does it really resemble a giant, dangerous game of Grand Theft Auto? What’s it like to live in a football-mad country? Are ALL Brazilian women beautiful? What is it like to teach here? And perhaps the most important question of all is addressed within these pages: why, oh why, do Brazilians wear so little on the beach?
Bolivia Basics: A Short Course or Travel Guide by Gaston Cavalleri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bolivia Basics: A Short Course or Travel Guide is a cost effective escort with travel tips for Bolivia. It is Bolivian travel in the briefest nutshell. Please treat this book as a little friend to accompany your trip and one which won’t put your luggage over the limit. It offers things to expect while traveling in Bolivia for those who’d rather not lug around an unnecessarily thick travel guide.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Attache Extraordinaire: Vernon A. Walters and Brazil - Henry Kissinger, President Eisenhower, Humberto de Alencar Castello Branco, Averell Harriman by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Vernon Anthony Walters was a military, diplomatic and intelligence officer and emissary for several American presidents. Throughout a busy professional career, he witnessed and participated in various important events of the twentieth century, including the Second World War, the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and the fall of the Berlin Wall, among others.
The Tango Dancer's Guide to Buenos Aires by Jon Yu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Are you a tango addict and looking to explore tango further? Do you simply want to go on an adventure? It's time to plan your visit to the most visited city in South America... The author shares lessons learned, key findings, and a collection of helpful resources to help a fellow first-time visitor adjust faster and better to the land of Tango.
Welcome to Rio de Janeiro the guide by Tatiani Loro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Robert Leeuwerink. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The World Youth Day 2013. About the origins of Catholicism in Brazil and Rio de Janeiro. The Cities culture, the main tourist points,the most important churches and beaches of the city.
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock by Alastair Scott
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
This is My Uruguay, Art & Wine - Este es Mi Uruguay, Arte y Vino by Wendy Wittmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author of this book invites you to learn a bit about life in Uruguay. You will learn about the industries, activities, & about the friends of the author with businesses in such industries. En español y ingles La autora de este libro le invita a conocer un poco sobre la vida en Uruguay. Aprenderá un poco sobre las industrias, actividades y los amigos del autor con empresas en las industrias.
Paradise...my ass! by Tony Fitzsimmons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Prompted by their presence on a Thai beach on Boxing Day 2004 where they witnessed at first hand the tragic consequences of the tsunami Tony and his wife Sue sold up and moved to Brazil where they opened a guest house in a tiny fishing village on the Island of Boipeba. With a scant knowledge of the local language and no previous experience in the hospitality business what could possibly go wrong?
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet by Lisa Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Ultimate Island Travel – Galápagos Islands by Herbert Howard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
A trip to the Galapagos is a unique and unforgettable nature experience. What this destination requires is a spirit of adventure and a love of nature. The cruise ships are exploration vessels and are very comfortable, but do not expect a Caribbean-style cruise ship. The highlights are nature, conservation, bird watching.
Swallow the Sea by Keddy Flett
Series: The Swallow Series, Book 2. Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 85,060. Language: Australian English. Published: June 17, 2012 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In the second instalment in the Swallow series, you are invited to travel across Peru and Ecuador in the crevasses of Keddy’s brain as he wades his way into the light at the end of the sewage tunnel. Swallow the Sea introduces Keddy and Poppy to a brand new cast of colourful and kooky characters as they explore their own relationship, leading to a surprisingly shocking outcome.
A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad): One Man's Look At The World And America Through Travel by Joseph Brazer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever thought about visiting exotic countries? How about traveling and experiencing stereotypes and prejudices? Maybe you have lived abroad and returned home to find your opinions and outlook on life and the world have dramatically changed. A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad) delves deeper inside how traveling and living abroad changes us and reshapes our opinions of the world.
Colombia's Diversity Problem: a Speech on Tourism by J.M. Porup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Paris, New York, Peru — they all have a symbol. An icon that draws people from around the world. But what about Colombia? Paris, NY, Perú – todos estos países tienen un símbolo. Un icono que mueve gente alrededor del mundo. Pero que hay acerca de Colombia?