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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.
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
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 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
Ukraine And Russia: Where To Now?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel experiences in Ukraine and Russia (St Petersburg); and short commentary or observation on the "War" in Ukraine and "Vlad the Lad", and the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines MH17.
To The Isles Of Brit
Series: Tales From The Tar Baby. Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: Australian English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Being an account of me and the Missus’ random wanderings about the UK circa 1998. It comes complete with genuine Aussie observations and insights, pithy comments and rambling asides, as we show you the sights, soak up the “culcha”, have adventures and land on distant rellies unannounced. I took plenty of photos too, but I can’t find the buggers. And the Web has better ones anyway – by the umpty.
900 Miles for a Cornetto
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 19,410. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Who wants to buy a famous ice-cream from the corner shop freezer, when you can drive 900 miles across 7 countries for it? In this intriguing European travelogue, Andy Read takes his family and ageing VW camper-van on a journey of discovery. Join the ride, and let the open roads, the Mediterranean food, the clean air and warm sunshine all help to soothe your mind, and refresh your soul.
Hall Stories: My Mt Fuji Night Climb Chapter
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this standalone story from his forthcoming book, 'Hall Stories: My Offbeat World Travel Experiences', join Nick Hall as he attempts to conquer Mt Fuji. Woefully ill equipped to make such an arduous ascent, with his physical fitness put to shame by the sprightly Japanese senior citizens who keep overtaking him, the challenge is on to make it to the top before daybreak.
Mr Henderson's Railway
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'Mr Henderson's Railway' is the story of a remarkable enterprise undertaken at the end of the 19th century by the British in Spain. The railway connects Algeciras with Bobadilla through some of the most difficult terrain in the world. The stretch from Algeciras to Ronda is famous as much for its majestic scenery as for the engineering proficiency of the men who built the line. Once completed villa
Multicultural Transylvania
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A modern book with links and fotos about Transylvania and the nations which together to the romanians composing the habitants. The religions and the arquitecture. A very good completition to my other book "Romania - Travel guide"
Malawi Memories - 50 Years On
Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dennis Hawkes went to Malawi, Central Africa, as a volunteer with Voluntary Service Overseas in 1965. He stayed for eighteen months teaching engineering in the University of Malawi Polytechnic. The book has memories of that time aided by a diary and colour slides. The book was published in case it helped others looking into the history of Malawi.
Whispers of Honduras: A Peace Corps Experience
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Peace Corps Honduras Volunteer account of life in a rural, mountain village in Olancho from 1997-99 and a return there in 2007. Additionally, travels around the country, including Garifuna villages, are highlighted through words and photos. "Return to Hondo" chapters capture the beauty of visiting friends and the joy of travel.
The Saudi Files: Notes From The Field
Series: The Scrappy Traveller Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
The Saudi Files: notes from the field are field notes of my ethnographic observations teaching English in Saudi Arabia. Had I aspired to a more traditional discussion of a travellers life in Saudi Arabia, being neither Third World nor Muslim, I would’ve had little to say. As my focus is on human interactions and social structures, there was an abundance to note.
Penniless in Jerusalem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Many people want to visit Jerusalem and indeed, many manage to do so. When people arrive as tourists, they rarely get the chance to see life at the grassroots level. These stories are a peek into everyday life, as seen by locals.

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