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Few Cities through the Lens of Hiranya Borah by Hiranya Borah
Price: Free! Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 5 reviews)
I have visited many cities of India and outside India. Many of the provincial capitals have been visited more than once .This book contains about some world class cities in my own perspective and as due to short stay in these cities my observations may not be agreed by the the people of these cities.Therefore, whatever I have written in the book are based on my limited exposures to the cities.
Snakeskins and Signposts by Sher Vadinska
Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
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.
Fun with Languages: Tips and Tricks to Master Foreign Languages Easily by Monica Di Santi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Do your habits and belief system slow down your foreign language performance? Want to practice or brush up a foreign language quickly and easily? Fun with languages is a comprehensive hands-on guide that helps you improve your command of foreign languages, build self-confidence, and understand why you're failing in certain areas beyond your linguistic abilities.
Riding Out On A Limb On The Labrador Highway, Five Days On The Worst Of Roads, The Slowest Race Through A Barren Wilderness To Meet A Ferry That May Not Be There by R. Grammaticus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A routine-weary office drone, desperate for a new perspective, mistakenly heads into the wilderness on one of the worst roads in North America. Bad weather and mechanical problems force some difficult decisions to be made in what turns out to be an extreme example of going way out on a limb. If an appointment with a ferry at the other end is missed, he may have to return on the same road!
On The Road With Geoff And Jules by gerry virtue
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,290. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals(5.00 from 3 reviews)
christmas eve 1959. geoff and jules hit a low point in calcutta. what to do? they try hitch-hiking across asia on what would later be the hippie trail - with glittering generals, weirdos, wrestlers and mad fundamentalists. they upset the military in darjeeling, are reborn in the ganges, jailed in afghanistan, dodge the savak in teheran, get drunk in Macedonia, wind up in 1960s london and party on.
My Passage to India by Douglas Parker
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.
Kitten Heels in Kathmandu, Adventures of a Female Vagabond by Mary Bartnikowski
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 1: Wanderer by C. Patrick Neagle
Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The first in a series of books collecting travel and humor pieces the author wrote for a fabulously well-regarded newspaper column ("fabulously well-regarded" by his two dozen readers, anyway) while teaching college-level English classes onboard US Navy ships. Thrill as he rides a camel! Gasp as he avoids immolation in a volcano (by not, y'know, falling in)! Be filled with the joy of travel!
Why I Love New Orleans by Heather Graham
Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 2 reviews)
New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather Graham has compiled a series of 30 Blogs she wrote in 2013 on things she loves about New Orleans - a city that is very dear to her and is the setting for several of her books.
Dust in My Pack by Nancy O'Hare
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dust in My Pack is a new kind of travel book. It carries you along the author’s travels to distant lands and may spark your inner adventurer. Be rewarded with practical tips and insights to build your own journey.
This Italian Life - People and Places by Phyllis Macchioni
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
In This Italian Life – People and Places, Phyllis Macchioni’s stories of life and living in Italy might make you laugh or maybe cry, but most certainly they will touch your heart.
Keeping On Keeping On---27---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I! by Michael Farquhar
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2017---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures. Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography(5.00 from 1 review)
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
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 » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Tales and Travels of a Teacher in Thailand by Jeff Sparks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Disillusioned with the tedium of life in cold UK, Jeff Sparks is drawn to Thailand’s tropical climate and the people’s joi de vivre. For over two decades he and fellow ex-pats work together as English teachers, building new lives in the Land of Smiles to varying degrees of success. Humour and surprise accompany the teachers throughout their adventures, both in the classroom and upcountry.
World Voyagers by Philip Shelton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Indie and IPPY Award Winner 2008! The e-book version of “World Voyagers” brings all of the adventures of Phil, Amy and Stew to small hand-held devices. Embark on a hunt for crocodiles, while waiting for the dentist. Frolic naked in a Polynesian ceremonial mare, while waiting in line at the post office. Read, eat and weep as you learn about love, loss and goats head soup.
An Amorous Route: Love and Laughter Along Germany’s Romantic Road by Scott Donald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
The number one job of the tourist is to entertain the locals... at least it is according to Scott Donald's light hearted account of love and laughter along Germany's Romantische Straße, or Romantic Road. With his wife in tow, he takes you on a winding winter journey full of gingerbread houses, seductive walled cities and castles with more than a little personality.
Pusser's Progress by Pusser Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Gerald Hornsby. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 1 review)
Since time began, man has struggled with many aspects of life that confronted him. None have struggled more than Pusser Hills. The following accounts detail the adventures of one Pusser Hills, a gentleman motorhomer who seems to have a knack of getting things wrong. He also seems to have a rather unhealthy attraction to toilets, their functions, and contents.
Traveling Light by Colleen Friesen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Prepare to dive into other worlds as award-winning travel writer Colleen Friesen takes you on her world-wide adventures. Her travel stories can be reflective, contemplative or snort-out-loud funny, but one thing is for sure, they are always compelling. Read Traveling Light and engage with the world in a new way.
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