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Vista Con Camera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,610. Language: Italian. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
L’autore di questo libro dovrebbe farsi vedere da uno specialista . Si è trasferito a Parigi portandosi solo una valigia e il passaporto, e sapendo che se non ci fosse andato se ne sarebbe pentito per il resto della sua vita. Aveva ragione o no? Unitevi a lui in questo viaggio: dalla ricerca di un appartamento alle difficoltà della scuola di lingue , dalla nascita di nuove amicizie all’occasionale
Few Cities through the Lens of Hiranya Borah
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
I have visited many cities of India and outside India. Many of the provincial capitals have been visited more than once .This book contains about some world class cities in my own perspective and as due to short stay in these cities my observations may not be agreed by the the people of these cities.Therefore, whatever I have written in the book are based on my limited exposures to the cities.
Me & U2 Around the World - Part 2 - North America 2009
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,960. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cathal describes his dramatic time following the U2 360˚ tour through North America in the summer of 2009, from Chicago to Vancouver, through Boston, New York, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and every other city U2 visited in between.
Duck, Duck ... Shoot!: Book One: The Groundhog Day Years (Being the Adventures of an Itinerant English Language Teacher, From the Safest to the Most Dangerous Countries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Lots of people have gone over to teach English in Japan. Not so many have gone to Yemen. Stories, thoughts and anecdotes from teaching English and travelling in two countries that could hardly be more different from each other. Book One in a series that will later include tales and advice about teaching and living in Saudi Arabia, Libya, Qatar, Iraq, the UAE and Kazakhstan.
Motions and Moments: More Essays on Tokyo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motions and Moments is the third book by Michael Pronko on the fluid feel and vibrant confusions of Tokyo life. These 42 new essays burrow into the unique intensities that suffuse the city and ponder what they mean to its millions of inhabitants.
Travel Stories and Highlights
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
30 stories take you on journeys through Tasmania, Kenya, South Africa, USA, Egypt, Europe, Nepal, Thailand, Chile, Brasil, Sumatra, India, Australia, Siberia and Borneo.25 highlights engage you in amazing experiences from across the globe.Travel through time, sail across oceans, fly through the skies and navigate land by public transport, car and foot.
Off The Map: Fifty-Five Weeks of Adventuring in the Great American Wilderness and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Off The Map is a collection of fifty-five outdoor adventures that take place along the rougher and more precarious edges of our country's natural splendor. If you enjoy tales of haunted hotels and hot springs, hypothermia and heat exhaustion, as well as snapshots of the most scenic locations this continent has to offer, Off The Map will satisfy your inquisitive and adventurous spirit.
How to Get to Bangkok A South East Asian Travelogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 158,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How to Get to Bangkok details the more than six months I spent in South East Asia. I traveled with several people, met dozens of locals in different countries and under different circumstances, and observed both fantastical behaviour and solemn rituals, indiscriminate malice and profound kindness.
With Open Arms: Short Stories of Misadventures in Morocco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When Matthew had to renew his European visa, his point of exit was obvious: he was going to Morocco. Memories of his previous travel filled him with anxiety. What was he thinking? After everything that had happened, did he really want to go back? Scams. Altercations. Mishaps. But also humor and beauty. His curiosity overcoming his fears, his second trip would prove as unforgettable as the first.
Way Out In India
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 89,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When Meryl Urson stepped off a plane for the first time into a steamy Mumbai midnight, little did she know that she’d begun a lengthy love affair with India? It would stretch across innumerable encounters and far into her future. This book is a record of her relationship with the world’s most fascinating country.
Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest: A Hill Walker's Journey to the Top of the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,200. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mark had been an ordinary hiker who had only read books about mountaineering. When he signed up for an organised trek in Nepal with a group of elderly ladies, little did he know that ten years later he would be attempting to climb the world's highest mountain. Funny, incisive and heartfelt, his journey provides a refreshingly honest portrait of the joys and torments of a modern-day Everest climber
Ethiopian Vignettes: Seeing is Believing
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Life, travel, and work in Ethiopia for 6 months in 2005 and again in 2008 for a month. From the magical mystery that is Lalibela to the heartbreak that exists in refugee camps to the long-distance runners of Ethiopia, this a glimpse into the homeland of the diverse peoples that I grew to greatly respect and admire. 50% of all profits from this book's sales go to Project Gaia's refugee program.
The Mid-Life Crisis Continues
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What now appears to be an addiction or an extension of a midlife crisis, Malcolm Teasdale seems hell-bent on traveling to destinations where most people would not consider. Whether it is trekking in the Himalayas, diving with the World’s largest fish, or hanging out in one of the seediest towns in Asia, the quest for adventure continues. Read this, and you'll want to leave town tomorrow..
Nella terra della morte bianca
Price: $10.90 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: Italian. Published: October 14, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Valerian Albanov compì uno dei viaggi più incredibili nella storia dell’esplorazione artica. Il suo racconto di quell’allucinante calvario di sopravvivenza compete con le avventure dei famosi eroi Robert Falcon Scott, Apsley Cherry-Garrard, e Ernest Shackleton.
The Oxford Tribe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The city of dreaming spires. Eden meets academia. The stuffiest place in Britain, and the silliest too. Oxford is many things to many people, but for Peter Rudiak-Gould, newly arrived as a student of anthropology, it was the most exotic tribe he could hope to study (and join). Part memoir, part field guide, The Oxford Tribe will entertain the seasoned traveler and the armchair philosopher alike.
The Global Baseball Classroom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
As Envoy Coach with Major League Baseball International, Brent Loehr taught baseball in such faraway places as Germany, Sweden, and Uganda. Join Brent as he teaches base running on gravel in the Canadian Arctic; hides from a swarm of bees in an outfield in Africa; dines with the real Swedish Chef in Rattvik; and learns nothing beats baseball for bridging cultural gaps, no matter how wide they are.
This Italian Life - People and Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In This Italian Life – People and Places, Phyllis Macchioni’s stories of life and living in Italy might make you laugh or maybe cry, but most certainly they will touch your heart.
Detroit Best Reviewed Go-See-Do Travel Guide
You set the price! Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Detroit, Michigan is now the most fascinating city in America. It has weathered just about every negative motivation in the American psyche from exploitation of the Natives, to unfettered greed and ravenous capitalism, to the social upheavals of the 20th Century and is still intact and simply put, getting better every day. This book celebrates the new and old Detroit, by looking at the best.
Around The World In Wonder Socks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The witty and sometimes poignant travel tales of a man with no plan. Armed only with an illegal air ticket, a small backpack and two pairs of very expensive socks, this is the story of a year randomly roaming the world with decisions big and small guided by a toss of the coin. Around The World In Wonder Socks is packed with weird, wild and wonderfully heartwarming encounters across the globe.
África Occidental Es Mi Jardín: La Vida de un Expatriado en Gambia y Más Allá
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Acompaña al exitoso autor internacional y expatriado británico Mark Williams en la primera parte de esta odisea por la historia, geografía, cultura y vida diaria del país que hoy es su hogar - la República de Gambia y la región que llama su jardín - África Occidental. Parte autobiografía, parte diario de viaje, parte...