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Keeping On Keeping On---1--Ecuador and Peru
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Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2013---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This e-book is one in a series of 23 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the period 2006-2013. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes, and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the MIddle East and Africa.
Why I Love New Orleans
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Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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.
They Call Me Mzee: One Man's Safari into Brightest Africa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,930. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
A remarkable story of discovery, They Call Me Mzee: One Man's Safari into Brightest Africa charts the cultural and spiritual life of present-day Uganda, East Africa. Includes commentary on present-day issues such as the nation's controversial stance on homosexuality, HIV/AIDS, faith and burgeoning economic development.
Malaysia Missing Plane: The full story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Malaysia plane departs Kuala Lumpur to Beijing and vanishes without trace.
Asia Gemstone Travel
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Price: Free! Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Freelance journalist Jordan Clary combines her love of travel and jewelry in these linked essays. Take the journey through China, Mongolia, Cambodia and Vietnam as Jordan shares vignettes about the culture, people, landscapes and mines where gemstones make their way up from the earth and into our hands.
Freedom's Beat
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Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
These 40 poems take you on a journey in search of freedom's beat, a fascinating rhythm, drumming in the distance. Everyone wants freedom. Can it be attained?
Into the Pagan Past: A Search for Gods, Heroes and a Really Good Greek Salad!
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Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Jeff Steele fulfills a lifelong dream in Greece and Turkey exploring the modern and ancient history and myths of these two fabled lands. INTO THE PAGAN PAST is part humorous travel narrative, part history book, and part fantasy tale. Lavishly illustrated by the author. (Abridged version)
A Place Called Kalaloch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,060. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Kalaloch is just one small gem on the wild Pacific coast, a ten mile nugget of Olympic National Park, but it inspires travelers from around the world with its beauty and natural elegance. Gain a new perspective into this unique spot from a frequent visitor who shares the amazing discoveries about the plants and animals that coexist on an incredible geological stage in a place called Kalaloch.
Crossing Europe Northeast To Southwest By Bicyle.
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Price: Free! Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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A travelogue of my bicycle tour across Europe in 2013. I crossed Europe northeast to southwest.
Reminiscences
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Price: Free! Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mrugank Patel. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
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I have traveled widely and like all well-traveled persons, my wandering life is also full with diverse educative, exciting, enlightening and exacting experiences,. Therefore, through ‘REMINISCENCES’ I come before you as your little brother who was out on long travels throughout the length and breadth of the country, to share with you all, some more travel experiences.
Swimming To Guantanamo - From Elian to Obama A Decade in Cuba under the U.S. Embargo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,890. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Under a U.S. trade embargo imposed half a century ago, U.S. citizens are barred from traveling to Cuba. As a journalist, I began visiting Cuba in 1998 and during my more than 35 visits I’ve met hundreds of Cubans who have graciously shared their lives, music, food, culture and created my passion to tell their stories. In writing these stories, I’ve tried to counteract some of the false impressions
Treading Lightly: Travels from Shanghai to Kiev
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Price: Free! Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Treading Lightly recounts travels from the bright lights of Shanghai to the cobblestones of Kiev, via the volcanoes of Hawaii and the canals of Venice. The collection comprises 17 travel pieces that add up to 21,000 words.
15 Weeks
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Price: Free! Words: 38,020. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Witty, informative, often deliciously ‘tongue-in-cheek’ and full of typically British humour, 15 Weeks is recommended for travellers, would be ex-pats and those who enjoy light reading and a good laugh.
Lost & Found in Egypt: A Most Unlikely Journey Through the Shifting Sands of Love and Loss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,300. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With more dumb guts than preparation, a woman decides to take a solo journey to the Middle East on the Get-There-and-Wing-it Plan. In a voice both raw and illuminating, Kyla Merwin explores dramatic inner and outer landscapes, sometimes frightening, often hilarious and ultimately heartwarming. Her journeys bring her back to her most authentic self, to more that she ever thought she was capable of.
Sunshine and Orange Blossom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ralph Morris’ horizons are broader than his modest upbringing on the coast of North East Lincolnshire might suggest. He combines the thrill of visiting new places and cultures with his love of people watching, a hobby which gives both him and his family much entertainment.
Nepal Colour & Culture
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nepal is a round-the-year destination with a difference, be it summer, monsoon, autumn or winter. One finds an unsurpassed splendour in all the seasons depending upon one’s mood and choice. The major part of the country is of high mountains and rolling hills.
The Wisdom of Strangers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Dr Patricia Isley chronicles serendipitous meetings with strangers over four years of solo travel stretching from the wilderness of America to the pristine islands of Malaysia. The book is part travelogue, part homage to the people she meets along the way who provide guidance for her transformation from a career in Corporate America to her true life's work. Includes self-help tips for readers.
Jaipur : History & Monuments (A Photo Book)
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Price: $1.07 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Jaipur, the city of Rajputs is well known for its fairs and fests that are held on a grand level. The festivals include kite festival, camel festival, teej, gangaur, elephant festival, to name a few.
Let's Travel In India, China, Russia & Bhutan
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Price: $1.06 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The world is filled of miracles, some miracles are man-made and some are natural. It has always have been a born desire of a man that he should always do something new and discover new things. This e-book has been basically written in context to overcome to curiosity of the people who want to know all about the wonders.
Raise Your Hand: Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan in Europe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
18 days, five countries, and seven concerts: this was how long-time Springsteen chronicler and veteran Backstreets contributor Caryn Rose spent her summer vacation, running from Paris to Prague to Vienna to London to Dublin, following Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on tour. Part travelogue and part rock and roll love letter, Rose takes you with her every step of the way.