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Nonfiction » Travel » By region » Asia » India
Dancing in the Bamboo Forest: A Travel Memoir by Djahariah Mitra
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In the candid and inspiring memoir, Dancing in the Bamboo Forest, yoga teacher Djahariah Mitra takes the reader on an adventurous journey through South Indian temples, ashrams, beaches, and night clubs. She explores vast cultural differences, obstacles to traveling as a woman alone, and her own internal journey to self-acceptance.
Folktales of Bhutan by Kunzang Choden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From the author of Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti another dip into the library of the storytellers from the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. Folktales of Bhutan is a collection of thirty-eight folktales and legends and is a first attempt by a Bhutanese to record in English the oral tradition of this kingdom in the eastern Himalayas.
Good Morning Diego Garcia: A Voyage of Discovery by Susan Joyce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Peel Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
A young woman and her mysterious husband receive an invitation to cross the Indian Ocean on a luxury yacht, from Sri Lanka to the Seychelles and on to the Mediterranean. Little do they know that they will find themselves adrift in monstrous waves in monsoon season. With their marriage in tatters and the crew members losing touch with reality, she finds power in her dreams and observations.
Way Out In India by Meryl Urson
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 89,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When Meryl Urson stepped off a plane for the first time into a steamy Mumbai midnight, little did she know that she’d begun a lengthy love affair with India? It would stretch across innumerable encounters and far into her future. This book is a record of her relationship with the world’s most fascinating country.
Side Trip to Kathmandu by Marie Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When travel agents Sidney and Jay are told they’ll be joining their wealthy friend Brooke on a luxury tour of India and Nepal where all the arrangements have been made already, they decide this job will be the easiest, ever. Then they discover the real reason for their hire: they must ferret out the traveler in this well-heeled group who is also a murderer. The third Sidney Marsh Mystery.
Indien Underifrån by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 86,490. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man by Jim Starr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie-cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there. An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams. He was on a path, in spite of himself.
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path by J. A. Kempf
Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent by Dr Kimberley Chawla
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 93,990. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent' is a practical user-friendly book offering tips on prevention of health risks, along with advice on how to tackle common problems; whether at home or travelling within the subcontinent. This book is essential for Local citizens, Domestic tourists, visiting and returning NRI’s, Inbound tourists and Expatriates living in the subcontinent.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Chasing Shiva by Dianne Sharma Winter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"This man is my Guru, he is totally mad and we go a pilgrimage together." Quoting Kipling at a rural constable in order to spare herself a night in the cells, Dianne Sharma-Winter begins a story tellers quest across the spiritual landscape of India.