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Nonfiction » Travel » By region » Asia » India
India Unplugged. What Really Happens When You Are Traveling, Living and Working in India by Aurelia Zoss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How do you take a bucket shower? Why are your colleagues offended if you don’t bring chocolate to the office? How do you bargain with a dentist? In her new book, Aurelia shares the most eclectic and personal stories from her life in India. Entertaining, witty, and insightful, India unplugged is an irresistible treat for armchair tourists, experienced expats and adventurous backpackers alike.
Tale Of A Tea Planter by Jim Glendinning
Price: Free! Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Jim Glendinning describes the early parts of his life coming from a small town in Buckinghamshire to become a Tea Planter in India.
Nubra Valley, India by Bushchat Publishing Private Limited
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Nubra Valley, located in Laddakh region of Northern India, is a desert in the cold. The travelogue takes you through a virtual tour of the breath-taking landscape.
A Beard In Nepal 3. Travels with the Beard in Nepal, Bhutan and India by Fiona Roberts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Tod and Fiona visit Nepal for a third time, and meet up again with their friends in the small, isolated village of Salle, high in the Everest Region of the country. They also visit Bhutan, and climb up to the spectacularly beautiful Tiger's Nest Monastery. They drive back to Nepal via India, racing through blazing forests and arriving at 2am in a completely dark Kathmandu, devoid of electricity.
Havelock Island by Alay Mehta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,980. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Treetop presents its 2014 travel edition covering Havelock Island in the Andamans, a pristine gem in the Indian Ocean. As yet untouched by tourist waves, it finds only a cursory mention in most guide books. Our contributors have put together an exploratory tour of the isle, with 12 detailed maps including a survey of dive sites. Bonus sections: a localised reef guide + an ornithological handbook.
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti by Kunzang Choden
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti is a collection of twenty-two stories set in four different regions of Bhutan. The presence of the yeti is ubiquitous to the kingdoms of the Himalayas, where beliefs and attitudes related to it go beyond scientific judgment and analysis. The Bhutanese consider the yeti, or the migoi, to be an essential part of the backdrop of their existence.
Mysterious Fort of Bhangarh by Raja Sharma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bhangarh Fort is the only “Legally Haunted” location recognized by the Indian Government. There is a signboard set by Archaeological Survey of India with specific instructions. ASI is a Government of India Organization.
Trekking In The Annapurna Area Along The New NATT-Trails Which Avoid The Road by Andrees de Ruiter
Price: $8.05 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Trekking Guidebook for the Annapurna area describes the NATT- trekking trails (= Natural Annapurna Trekking trail) which avoid the newly open roads. It includes Annapurna round / circuit, Tilicho lake, Annapurna Panorama trek & Poon Hill, Annapurna Basecamp trek ABC and the new Khopra Danda and Mardi Himal trek. This book will help you to find beautiful trekking trails beside the road.
A Last Chance Powerdrive Part 4 Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha by Benedict Beaumont
Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 4. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Leaving his motorbike Ambliss behind in Kathmandu, Benedict treks through the mountains of Nepal to Everest Base Camp. It is journey that will take him to the most extreme landscapes, both inside and out, and will lead to realisations that will change his life forever. 'Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha' is the final part of 'A Last Chance Powerdrive'.
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 62,420. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Självbiografisk berättelse om vänskapsrelationer och kulturkrockar i Indien mellan 1977 och 2008. Min kontakt med byliv och växtodling i enkla genuina miljöer, där man klarar sitt vardagsliv genom strävsamt arbete. Med små marginaler och många att försörja. Vad familjerna gör för att säkra sin framtid. Hur samhällsförändringarna påverkar deras tillvaro. Samtal med byborna om deras livssyn.
Djupdykningar I Det Indiska Folkhavet by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 70,500. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dagbok från resor på egen hand bland vanligt folk i norra delen av Indien mellan 2008 och 2012. Ett försök att förstå tillvaron för dem, som har mycket små resurser. Genom samtal på deras eget språk.Med fattiga bönder och bybor, med dem som utsätts för kastdiskriminering, och dem som har urusla bostäder i små och stor städer. Från Gujarat i väster till Bihar i öster.
Culture Briefing: India - Your guide to Indian culture and customs by Bob Martin
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: India provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Indian people. Whether traveling to India, working on a class paper or doing business with the Indians, you'll find Culture Briefing: India an invaluable resource.
Confession of a Coward - an Indian Adventure by Kirsty Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book describes a nine month journey through India and Nepal, focusing on the interesting and often arresting characters encountered along the way. The book is unusual as it is written from a female point of view. The narrator is an inexperienced and nervous traveller, which makes a change of pace from accounts by the well-travelled and intrepid. Throughout her journey, she meets a range of un
Irish Feet in Asian Flip-Flops by Deirdre Kennedy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of stories, anecdotes and reflections on the author's travel and work in Asia, in particular South Asia, spanning 15 years from first setting foot in Asia to present involvement and work with a small Irish charity organisation. The book is humorous, serious, reflective as the author communicates real experiences of an Irish mind grappling with life in new cultures.
Tirthraj Pushkar- insight into the rural life of Rajasthan by Vipin Behari Goyal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Pushkar is famous tourist destination for Indians as well as foreign tourist. A huge cattle fair is held here every year in the month of October.The book not only describe the place but also explains about fundamentals of Hinduism.The place has everything a traveller needs, history, mythology, culture and best food.This place has internationally been accalaimed as hot tourist spot with uniqueness.
A Last Chance PowerDrive Part 3 A Ghost upon a Haunted Highway by Benedict Beaumont
Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 3. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The biggest battles we fight Are always with ourselves.... A Last Chance Powerdrive Part Three follows the journey of ex teacher Benedict Beaumont as he drives from Rishikesh to Kathmandu on his Royal Enfield Motorbike Ambliss. A Ghost upon a Haunted Highway is the sequel to 'Gods on Tour and Dreaming in High places'and 'Of Death and the Desert'.
Sünden auf meinem Planeten - Kein Reiseführer für Indien by Thomas Rose
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: German. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Wie ist das wohl, wenn man sich mit Mitte Vierzig entscheidet, seinen Business-Anzug gegen einen Rucksack zu tauschen und sich aufmacht, fünf Wochen vornehmlich alleine durch Indien zu reisen? In 2009 habe ich dieses Experiment unternommen. Folgen Sie mir durch Indien, wo es nicht nur Schönes zu sehen gibt. Aber wegschauen werden wir nicht. Augenkontakt halten, so lange wie möglich. Darum geht es.
Everyday Exile by Tammy Winand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Everyday Exile addresses a range of issues which drive Tibetans to leave their homeland and the difficulties they face upon resettling in exile communities in India and Nepal. The book is aimed at those with little or no knowledge of the Tibetan situation. The region's unique culture is introduced, along with descriptions of the settlements and interviews with Tibetans from many walks of life.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices by Mark Helyar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity(5.00 from 1 review)
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
Absent Friends ~ The Hidden Dangers of Being an Indian Girl by Mark Helyar
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
Absent Friends places the reality and impact of gender discrimination in the context of daily life in the Himalayan foothills, told through the stories of the girls and women who live there. From the author of Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices, it includes references and links to relevant news stories, publications and online material.