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From the Epistles of Al-Jahiz to the Present-Day Tweets: An Anthology of Arabic Prose Writings / من رسائل الجاحظ إلى تغريدات التويتر: ديوان النثر العربي عبر العصور
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: Arabic. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This important anthology presents passages from classical and modern Arabic prose narratives which range from the essays of Al-Jahiz in the 9th century to the tweets of the young Arabs in the days leading to the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011 and beyond. هذه المختارات تقدم نصوصا كلاسيكية وحديثة، فصيحة و عامية، مطبوعة و مدونة على الشبكة العنكبوتية ووسائل التواصل الاجتماعي
Bewitching BHU
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a travelogue, a doctor's real life experience of travelling by train to Varanasi from Vellore for writing an examination at BHU. This book highlights the interesting events and anxious moments that eventually culminated in selection and successfully completion of post graduate degree course in Ophthalmology. The road blocks during the journey to obtain an M.S. degree are disused.
Terror Beneath The Rainforest, Trapped In A Cave Of Horror
Series: My Costa Rica Nightmares. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Dusty Pilot draws you into a realm of terror in a cave far beneath a Costa Rican rainforest. The cave becomes a prison infested with thousands of bats, cockroaches, huge spiders and centipedes. Making his way through the twisting maze of passages, without food or water, and a dying flashlight, his story will grab your most primitive fears and crank them up, leaving you breathless.
Eureka! -- We Found It !
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Eureka ! We Found It ! — A Travelogue novelette set in the year of 1905, when two young ladies of the Victorian period visit Eureka Springs, Arkansas for seven days. They meet a young man, who because he had an ailment cured some years previous, was driven each year to return and make his sojourns to the Springs. He enjoins them as an escort for seven days.
Banana Punk Rawk Trails: A Euro-Fool’s Metal Punk Journeys in Malaysia, Borneo and Indonesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 2010 and 2015, travel writer, author and metal punk guitarist Marco Ferrarese was the one and only ‘white elephant in the room’ of the Malaysian metal punk scene. In this highly electric and graphic memoir, Ferrarese tells you how it was to play lead guitar in Penang’s thrash core band WEOT SKAM, negotiating flimsy stage set-ups and shady promoters to gel into a developing world’s music.
The Road to Oxiana: New edition linked and annotaded
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Road to Oxiana is an account of Robert Byron’s ten-month journey to Iran and Afghanistan in 1933–34 in the company of Christopher Sykes. This travelogue is considered by many modern travel writers to be the first example of great travel writing.
Piping Hot!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnic, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join the zany adventures and crazy gigs of author Susan Planck as she mixes the culture of Scottish music with the distinctive cultures of China, Japan, and Chile, all with a twist of humor that ties them together. What was it like to play bagpipes to Chinese performing the martial art of Tai Chi? Or on the Great Wall of China? The top of Fujiyama in Japan?
Legends And Sighseeings Of Dalat City, Lam Dong Province, Viet Nam Country
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
this book provides much information about the history , culture and people of the tourist city of Đà Lạt , Lâm Đồng Province , Vietnam country
Motorcycle Vagabonds – Around the World, Part 1: The Americas, New Zealand and Australia
Series: Motorcycle Vagabonds - Around the World. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
After three and a half years travelling around the world on motorcycles, Simon and Frank are back and ready to reminisce about the 114,000 miles that have passed under their wheels. A recollection of the everyday life encounters of a spectacular journey, which turned out to be far from a never-ending holiday. Join them on their astounding adventure of discovery into places and cultures unknown!
Rambling Man Walks The London LOOP
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There was beauty to be find in the boundaries of the capital, of that Andrew Bowden was utterly convinced. And so he set off to find it by walking the London Outer Orbital Path, or LOOP as most people call it. Along the way he found that London really was hiding some wonderful gems, and found London to be a cracking place.
In Between: One Teen, Two Cultures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016 by Open Vista Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An American teenager travels from the United States to Brazil with his mother to visit family. He just finished high school, is getting ready for college and he resists going. Later he reflects on his personal conflicts and struggles and the cultural disconnection with his Brazilian heritage. Through reactions to and observations of events, he sheds some light into his bicultural experience.
Killer By Day And Lover By Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An inscription on a Zippo lighter I bought from a badly deformed Vietnamese boy reveals the horrors of the Vietnam War. The inscription read: "Killer by day and lover by night." I wondered how he felt having to sell this item to buy food.
On a Greek Island: a Season in Zakynthos
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A warm-hearted account of life on the Greek island of Zante, written by someone lucky enough to have spent a season playing guitar there, reading books there, and above all, doing nothing in particular there.
On the Amazon - Diary of an Irish Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Irishmen, one canoe, the Amazon rainforest. What can possibly go wrong? Find out in this true short-story prequel to the 'On the Amazon – Diary of an Irish Emigrant' books.
Keeping On Keeping On---28---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica III
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica.
Keeping On Keeping On---27---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I! (5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica.
Keeping On Keeping On---26---Uruguay---Punta Arenas, Chile---Antarctica I
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. 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, Africa and Antarctica
Finding Balance in Nature, Five Days on Gravel Roads, A Motorcycle Wilderness Ride in Northern Quebec and Labrador
You set the price! Words: 25,200. 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!
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Take side trips with a well-traveled writer who will show you places the tourists never see. In this volume -- second entry in The You Can Go There Travel Series -- you travel abroad. These fact-filled articles share inexpensive excursions to a glacier in the Italian Alps, a walled city in France, one-time pirate lairs in the Caribbean, French-speaking cities in Canada, and much more.
At Home Abroad: Today's Expats Tell Their Stories
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The number of expats grows worldwide as we become more global and mobile. While the ages, locations and experiences of these 31 international authors differ, their stories inform, inspire and expose the common threads connecting those who choose this lifestyle.

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