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Rambling Man Walks the East Highland Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The lure of the East Highland Way was so strong that some people just have to hoist rucksacks on their backs, and rush to the train station with a good friend to do it. And who wouldn't? Along the way, such a person will see other things too. Old bridges, lots of rivers, the remains of crofts and a hydroelectric scheme. And there will be some tales to be told at the end of it as well.
Tiny Little Trips: Volume I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I want my baby to see the great big world. We're starting close to home, with tiny little trips.
Living in Shanghai (notes from an expat's wife)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An expat's wife account of living in the most cosmopolitan city of China - Shanghai. Encompassing many aspects of a foreigner's life, each chapter is accompanied by colourful photos for dramatic illustrations. This book is an easy and quick read for anybody who wish to understand life in Shanghai city.
It Seemed Like A Good Idea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With more than a decade in the media and 5+ years in ESL education, Harry Hodge's career has taken some twists and turns in locations around the world. From teaching English to S. Korean elementary students to pulling rickshaws in Canada to playing a Spanish colonel on Vietnamese TV, the term "I'll try anything once" has never been more appropriate.
You Can't Cook a Dead Crab and Eat It
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine spending 85 days living in a popup tent camper while driving 8,000 miles around the American West in search of a place to call home. We didn't imagine it. We lived it. This is the story of that journey. An unforgettable time when we taught our daughters an important lesson: When your life isn't going the way you envisioned, take control and make your life what you want it to be.
Isla Margaritaville
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Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Looking for Margaritaville, the author takes off from a small town in South Carolina to an island off the coast of Venezuela filled with a cast of characters as interesting as the ones they left behind. The mishaps and people they meet along the way make for a hilarious tale.
The Buddhist Coffee House
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Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
RVing to the Land of the Midnight Sun
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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RVING TO THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN is a narrative of my six-week road trip in the summer of 2014 from Lynden, Washington to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, mainly with my car and small travel trailer. In this book you'll read about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and Alaska.
USA Wild West: Oeste Selvagem Americano
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You set the price! Words: 17,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 15, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Apesar de todo o ambiente do Oeste Americano nos ser familiar, a nós europeus, que crescemos com o cinema americano, a experiência de "estar lá" é realmente única: a vastidão da paisagem, o vermelho forte dos rochedos iluminados pelo sol, as ravinas infindáveis de um canyon, o silêncio apenas interrompido pelo chilreio dos pássaros ou da água dos regatos, são incomparáveis!
The Long Leg of Italy: Explore with Just Us Two
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Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Having only travelled abroad twice before, our intrepid couple set off on their own as they began their love affair with Italy. Over the years, exploring Italy by rail, vaparetto, coach, and other modes of transport, they discovered the diverse life of Italy from the lakes in the mountains, Rome, Florence, Venice, Sorrento and down to Puglia and Calabria in the foot of The Long Leg of Italy.
Planes Trains & Sinking Boats
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A raucously funny travelogue for those who think the best part of travelling is from the comfort of your own chair.
The Worst Travel Guide to Cambodia.
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I lived in Cambodia for almost two years, living, working and exploring this amazing country. I have a lot of stories, far more then I could fit into this book, but this book will help you know more about Cambodia, its people, and the life you can enjoy there if you are an expat or just passing through.
The Great Glen Way and On Arran
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You set the price! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Two travelogues for the price of one but still short enough so readers don't feel cheated. Read about the adventures of a group of older Scouts in Scotland as they traverse The Great Glen Way and explore Arran. I know, its Scouts and they're boring & middle class etc - but what lies within is the truth about Scout trips As far as we're concerned anyway... Proceeds go to the Scout group involved.
Annals of the Big Island: An Unauthorized Portrait of the Island of St. Croix
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 41,350. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This 153-page book is a frank, funny and revealing look into one of the loveliest and most fascinating islands in the Caribbean Sea.
Vicarious Paris: One Woman's Candid Tale of Moving to Paris, With Insights on: Food, Nightlife, Living Like a Local, and More
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What if you could get Paris nostalgia, Paris recommendations, and vivid Paris daydreams all from one book? Welcome to "Vicarious Paris," where the author takes you along through every corner of Paris, on a journey to cafés, bakeries, cocktail bars, and the ever-charming side streets of Paris, along with regular doses of humor, and insights straight from the locals. LENGTH: 80K WORDS
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.
Dancing Feat: One Man's Mission to Dance Like a Colombian
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,350. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dancing Feat is the story of one Englishman's attempt to deal with his appalling dance ability – by dancing his way round Colombia. Join inveterate dance coward Neil Bennion as he romps through this land of swashbuckling peaks and luscious coastlines, learning new dances as he goes. When he’s not doing everything in his power to avoid them, that is.
Walking on Ice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Walking on Ice is part romantic memoir, part travelogue and part “girl’s own adventure”. The tale begins in the warm climes of New Zealand in the South Pacific when an on-line friendship between an American & a New Zealander blossoms into romance, and concludes among the Eskimo in the wintry wilds of remote Alaska. A book for adventurous romantics and arm-chair travellers alike.
Confessions of a Hostie 3 - More true stories of an International Flight Attendant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fasten seatbelts, ensure your seat is fully upright, tray-table stowed and come fly with Danielle in this third installment of turbulent tales of life in the sky: With thrilling crew and passenger stories, valuable tips for potential 'hosties', revelations of her own initial (failed) attempts to join airlines, and perceptive insights into life above and below the clouds - prepare for takeoff...
A View with a Room
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“A View with a Room” is Kevin McDonough’s humorous adventure of pursuing his long-held dream to live in Paris. With nothing but his suitcase and passport, he arrives in the City of Light not knowing a soul. But a chance meeting at a sidewalk crêpe stand propels his life in a new direction where he learns about friendship, food, and most importantly, himself.