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In the Shade of the Sausage Tree
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A light-hearted account of a recent safari to the New Africa which revives the author's memories of life there 35 years before
One Thing Leads To Another
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
A humorous collection of facts, trivia and urban myth following a sometimes vague and tenuous trail, which leads us all over the world.
Cape Town Mon Amie!
Series: Steve's Go 2!. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An informal and passionate look at Cape Town by a Capetonian who has been privileged to live in this stunning location all his life. Often simple is best and the author explores how a Capetonian actually goes about enjoying his beautiful city. Cape Town Mon Amie! [Article - 6600 words - 18 pages]
Traveling Softly and Quietly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A young man's journey for meaning on and off the beaten path.
Stories of the Sahel
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Stories of the Sahel is an initiative of the Sahel Calling Project & Film, aimed at raising awareness about the refugees, internally displaced persons and the people living in the conflict affected areas of Mali and the Sahel. This ebook is a compilation of short stories from nine authors sharing the beauty of the culture, traditions, and people of Mali and the Sahel.
Exploring Myanmar: Traveling the Dusty Roads of the New Burma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A story of troubled bus rides, dusty journeys, long boat tours, preschools on stilts, ancient pagodas, tea houses, fresh noodles, and the people met along the way. Myanmar is the last frontier of Southeast Asia travel. Information is spotty, and constantly changing. Although the guidebooks can provide practical information, they cannot come close to describing how it feels to travel the new Burma
My Passage to India
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This travelogue of India is based on a thirteen week visit to a relatively undiscovered country.The book captures various aspects of the India: its culture, customs, peoples and religious beliefs. Moreover, it shows how Western benchmarks or preconceptions do not necessarily well serve the tourist hoping to understand what India means to its native dwellers.
Life is a Trip
Price: $8.69 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A highly entertaining guide to how cultural ad experiential travel will change your life.
Middle Eastern Fortune Telling in Shanghai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Everywhere in Asia fortune tellers are willing, but not necessarily able, to give meaning to your life. They offer you all sorts of prescient methods from which to choose. One can take the results from any method with a grain of salt or put faith in them and live accordingly. I was a pragmatic naysayer, until fortune telling came home to roost one afternoon in a small restaurant in Shanghai.
The Retrospective Traveler: An Innocent in South America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The humourous diary of a man who decides on a whim to travel on his own to South America. The 1980ies are a time of political upheaval with military coups and Sendero Luminoso still very much in the news. He hasn't researched it beforehand however, so everywhere he goes is a surprise to him -and them.
A Walk Across Suburbia: One Man's Journey Through His Neighborhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Why go to the farthest reaches of the earth to explore when you can do so in your own backyard? Author and adventurer Ken Ilgunas sets out on a bizarre journey to explore his boyhood suburb anew.
The Dog's Rollocks
Series: Buggering Around, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Out of their depths & out of their minds, The Dog’s Rollocks is the antidote to all those tales of daring-do by fearless Adventurers that leave one feeling woefully inadequate and semi-suicidal. Instead, it charts in a sometimes surreal diary the disastrous real-life journey of one middle-aged, middle-class, couple, along with their overweight Labrador, to escape mid-life crisis & canapes.
A Year of Transformation
Series: Paddlin' On Trademark Series, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A Year of Transformation is Mary Anne Smrz's third book in the Reflections from the Red Kayak Trademarked series. Mary Anne takes readers halfway around the world, paddling toward their authentic selves, as she reveals nature's life lessons, discovered during a year of kayak excursions.
Foodie Facts 1: Why Beer Goes Better with Cheese and Other Tasty Tidbits
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Get ready to bite into this delicious first "Foodie Facts" release. "Foodie Facts 1: Why Beer Goes Better with Cheese and Other Tasty Tidbits" is a mouth-watering buffet of speedy features and helpful how to's about food, drinks, history, culture, and travel collected from around the world, including tidbits about coffee, teas, wines, cheeses, food facts and origins. Bon Appétit!
A Scot Returns - A Journey from Bali to Skye
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The last of a trilogy, by turns comic and astonishing, of a remarkable five-year pilgrimage around the world. Travelling on foot, camel, elephant and public transport Scott slips, trots and lumbers through the cultures of the Far and Near East. He carries a notebook, a will to understand, a bent towards absurdities and…(ever the optimist)…a universal bath plug where there are no universal drains.
A Brit in the Boonies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A collection of humorous short articles selected from writer and British expat Helen Leggatt’s column in the Malvern News – a local newspaper distributed in rural Canterbury, New Zealand. The 20 articles reveal how life in New Zealand can be a challenge, despite being viewed as "Little Britain".
The Summit Prince of Braga: A Journey in Nepal's Annapurnas
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 5. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Just north of Nepal's bustling Annapurna Circuit is a narrow gorge guarded by sheer cliffs hundreds of feet high which leads to a hidden valley high on the Tibetan plateau, a region remote enough for Khampa guerillas to use it as a hideout. This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey there, and will appeal to any lover of mountain literature, and of trekking and climbing in the Nepal Himalayas.
Every Day France - Health
Series: Everyday france, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
2300 words on living close to death and enjoying it. Do I cause my heart problems? Yes, sort of. My eldest son recently suffered a slight stroke and when he was checked out they found he'd got my gene for heart problems. Thankfully he was not as severely affected as me. Seems the gene is always present so how come I survive at all? It took me a long time to work that out. You can find out today
Confessions of a Weary Business Traveler - The Americas
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Note that this is a section from Travel Diaries of an Atypical Business focusing on the Americas only The factual but quirky events of Malcolm Teasdale's business travel experiences throughout the Americas. Cultural challenges, alongside misunderstandings and misinterpretation abound in such places as Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Belize, Panama, Chile, and the Caribbean.
Delaplaine's 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Cancun (Mexico)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full weekend in the Cancún. =Lodgings =Fine & budget restaurants =Nightlife listings =Spas, Tours, the Ruins & other attractions