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P.R.C - Pretty Real China
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Denis spent 3 years in China. Chongqing to be precise. And he survived to tell the tale. This tale is one that he would have liked to read before moving, because the unpreparedness for what the country is truly like hit him harder than he had ever imagined. Forget what you think you know about contemporary China. At best it is mistaken, at worst dangerous. If you really want to know, read on.
Surviving Paradise: One Year On A Disappearing Island
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
peter rudiak-gould has written a memoir of his year living on a small atoll in the marshall islands, one of the most remote places on earth. It is a story that is often hilarious but with serious and fascinating digressions on the language and politics of the island and the threat that global warming poses to its precarious existence.
Sicher und Gut Reisen – 1001 Tipps für Weltreisende
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 129,400. Language: German. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Originalausgabe: Print-Buch "Den Urlaub überleben – tausend wirklich brauchbare Reisetipps", erschienen im Münchner Beck Verlag von 1763, 1. Auflage war in 7 Monaten vergriffen, auch die zweite ist nicht mehr im Handel – jetzt aktualisiert und erweitert. Wirklich alles rund ums Reisen, wärmstens zu empfehlen (Hessischer Rundfunk) Die Tipps sind unbezahlbar, spannend wie Krimis (Radio Hundert,6)
Experiences That Linger: Travel Stories from Five Continents
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Experiences That Linger" includes five travel stories that wouldn't disappear. From an unusual fishing expedition in Japan to the chaos of a camel race on the border of the Sahara Desert in Tunisia, each story has its own reason for being memorable.
The Edge of Twilight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Traveling Lite Volume 1, is the first in a series of stories from around the world. It takes you through winding roads and moving trains, from the wine country in Italy to the streets of Argentina, it focuses your attention to life’s psychological journey, and the path to easing the burden we bear through introspection and a shift of perspective.
113 Things To See And Do In Wales
Series: 113 Things To See And Do, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
113 Things To See And Do In Wales Abergwyngregyn, Abertillery, Beaumaris, Beaumaris Castle, Beddgelert, Big Pit: National Coal Museum, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Blaenavon Industrial Landscape, Bodelwyddan Castle And Park, Bodnant Garden, Brecknock, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon Jazz Festival, Bridgend, Bwch-Yn-Uchaf, Cadair Idris, Caernarfon, and of course there is even more....
Anders dan Anders korte (reis)verhalenbundel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: Dutch. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Judy Lohman schrijft sinds 2007 voor diverse magazines en dagbladen. In deze verhalenbundel vindt u een selectie van de twintig beste korte (reis)verhalen. De onderwerpen zijn uiteenlopend, maar kenmerken zich door hun scherp waarnemingsvermogen en vlotte pen. Het zijn allemaal verhalen die vermaken, u soms tot nadenken stemmen of u aansporen om uw koffer te pakken en op reis te gaan.
SOLITARY DESIRE - One Woman's Journey to France
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Defforge takes us along on her journey as she narrates the life events that weave an emotional tapestry, from adolescent imagination to adult life situations. Conveying amusing candor, the author details how she came full circle, from Paris to “la vie en rose” on the French Riviera. A true story of twists and turns and the author’s courage to follow it.
Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The life of a humanitarian aid worker in stories and verse from around the world--inspired by war-affected populations rebuilding their lives with unbreakable spirit. From Rwanda to Cote d'Ivoire, Congo to Serbia, Morocco to South Sudan "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" depicts one woman's journey living and working in the face of adversity.
Travel is my Passion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This second edition of TRAVEL IS MY PASSION begins with a short essay on my philosophy of world travel summed up as follows: Be a dreamer. Be open-minded. Be confident. Be prepared. The book contains twenty-nine chapters of stories about my extensive travels in thirty-four countries in six regions of the world. The book ends with a description of one of my many journeys around the world.
Like a Leaf on a River
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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LIKE A LEAF ON A RIVER reflects my deepest passion in life: wanderlust. The first section of this book takes you on my first solo international journey, a 10,000-mile hitchhike from my home in Wisconsin to Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. The second section of the book describes my first trip around the world during which I lived life on the cheap and met many interesting people.
Under an Australian Sky
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Born in Australia, the author was raised in England of British-Australian parents. In her twenties, she sold everything, ditched her plans and travelled to her birthplace – a five-year journey she wrote about in The Jacaranda Trail. Under an Australian Sky features some short original reflections on the author's life Down Under, not included in The Jacaranda Trail book.
The Fridenmaker Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Empty nesters search for a new purpose for their lives now that their children are raised. The best project of all.
Me & U2 360
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 30th June 2009 in Barcelona and 30th July 2011 in Moncton, Cathal followed the U2 360° tour, writing reviews and tales of the concerts as he went. The ebook of Me & U2 360° is a multimedia collection of all those concert tales. If you saw a U2 360° concert, or are a U2 fan, then you will thoroughly enjoy this book!
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta’ es la guía práctica definitiva para organizar por libre tu itinerario por el país del Sol Naciente. Recorreremos paso a paso los puntos más importantes de Japón y encontraras consejos eminentemente prácticos para que tu viaje sea fácil de realizar y resulte lo mejor posible.
Rails & Rooms - A Timeless Canadian Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » North America
From Halifax to Victoria, clear across Canada, Dave Preston rode the rails, exploring what was once the most popular mode of transport in the country. Days and nights spent rollicking across the amazing and diverse geography of Canada were punctuated by stays at some of the country's oldest and most prestigious hotels; those built by the railway companies to entice the most affluent of travellers.
Walking with the Last Prince: Following Owain on the Glyndwr's Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
April 2011 and the United Kingdom was in royal wedding fever. But for Andrew Bowden the idea of getting out of London and heading off on a good long walk was a much more appealing idea. So he headed off to the peace and tranquillity of mid Wales to walk the Glyndŵr's Way; a trail dedicated to one Owain Glyndŵr. Who? Oh, only the last Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales.
Walking the Canary Islands
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The adventures of a grumpy middle aged expat... In the spring of 2012 Alan Gandy walked the length of the 'Siete Islas', the seven islands that make up the Canary Islands archipelago, a distance of just over 400km. This book is the story of his journey, his thoughts, observations and experiences along the way.
Talking with Strangers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,270. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Why would a woman travel on her own through the Middle East? With an interest in alternate travel and ancient history, she ignores pulped opinion and terrorist hype and goes to find the truth. This book is a journey from Athens to Cairo on local transport; through towns, markets and ancient ruins. It confronts trusted opinions and demands a greater respect for all people.
Asia Specific
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Business and leisure travel in Asia exposing the challenges when attempting to adapt to foreign cultures. Stories include Living in SIN’gapore, Two Nights in Bangkok, Anarchy in Patong Beach, The Chiang Mai High, Wat to see in Siem Reap, The Mushroom Cloud, The Trouble with India, KOh! Samui, Ho ho ho Chi Minh, The Singha Shuffle, Very Hanoi’ing, Wild Man in Borneo, plus lots more