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Willy Wonka aveva il passaporto svizzero
By Mattia Bertoldi
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: Italian. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Volete visitare tutte e sedici le fabbriche di cioccolato in Svizzera con un solo e-book? "Willy Wonka aveva il passaporto svizzero" è quello che fa per voi. Un'avventura lunga sei giorni e 2000 chilometri in cui due amici (uno scrittore e un fotografo) vanno a caccia della tavoletta perfetta tra perlustrazioni, fotografie e (ovviamente) gustose degustazioni.
Asia Gemstone Travel
By Jordan Clary
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
By John Bryden
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
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Here's a collection of 40 poems celebrating the urge to achieve freedom. Some explore the author's personal struggle to become free of the negative forces that hinder a fulfilling life. Others comment more generally on liberty, justice and cultural identify. The book is full of thoughtful, carefully crafted pieces that are sure to be enjoyed for their skilful use of language and poetic forms.
Into the Pagan Past: A Search for Gods, Heroes and a Really Good Greek Salad!
By CelebrateGreece.com
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
By Lady Li Andre
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.
By Tomas Carlsson
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.
Backpacking With Chad In Nepal
By Chad Thomson
Series: Backpacking With Chad: An American's Stories From Traveling The World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
After his adventures in India, Chad Thomson travels to Nepal on the next leg of his Round The World backpacking trip. Unfortunately he loses his guidebook along the way, so he must travel Nepal on his own, without guidance or help. Will he manage to get around? Will he be ripped off? Can he find the cool-but-reasonably-priced backpackers bars without his trusty Lonely Planet to help him?
Reminiscences
By Krishnanand
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
By Jim Ryerson
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
By Paris Franz
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
By James King
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
By Kyla Merwin
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
By Ralph Morris
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
By Paul John
Price: $1.01 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.
Jaipur : History & Monuments (A Photo Book)
By Paul John
Price: $0.99 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
By James David
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
By Caryn Rose
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.
Journey to the Ardeche
By G McDougall
Series: Pilgrimage, 6. Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Journeying to the Ardeche via the Languedoc's Pont St Espirit. Dazzling, energetic travel writing by award-winning author G McDougall.
Recalculating . . .
By James Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The title of his latest e-book , Recalculating, suggested itself to Clarke when he read that in the UK “half the travellers who use GPS devices in their cars, end up in a field” and that it "led one fellow to deliver a jumping castle to an old age home”. He tells how he summited Everest; how he deals with foreign languages and he recounts of his true but misdirected adventures in Africa.
1978, Crossing America And Back:
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiographical account of my trip circumventing the United States in 1978 taken when I was 17, after losing my father, and trying to come to terms with his death.