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West Africa Is My Back Yard: Ex-Pat Life In The Gambia And Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join international best-selling author and ex-pat Brit Mark Williams on the first part of this odyssey through the history, geography, culture and daily life of the country he calls his home - The Gambia and the region he calls his back yard - West Africa. Part memoir, part travelogue, part...
Lucian's "True History". Its Credible Parts Interpreted
Price: $8.25 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
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People have been writing forever about travels to the Moon. Lucian's "True Histories", a "monument of lies", written in the 2nd century A.D., is one such book. This analysis of his Moon travel story in Far Antiquity makes sense of the bizarre events described by Lucian and shows them to concur with our own experiences with and ideas about space, space travel and biotechnology.
England and China: Armchair Travel Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Visit booming, modern China along side ancient homes and 1000 year old famous sites. See the never ending Great Wall of China, the 8000 Terracotta Armored Warriors buried in pits with their Emperor, and more. Tour England's scenic Lake District in Cumbria; pre WWII sport cars at the Cotswold Motoring Museum; home of Romantic poet William Wordsworth; the National Railway Museum in historic York.
Paseando mi soledad por la montaña. Tomo I
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 18, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Paseando mi Soledad por la Montaña es un libro de viajes y reflexiones en el que Arantza Atxa Leturia anda entre sus memorias por las cumbres del mundo. Una aventura de caminos y paisajes dividida en ocho tomos que marcarán una gran ruta en la memoria de todos los lectores.
Chama, Durango, Grand Canyon, and Kansas City: Armchair Travel Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ride historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad on a coal-fired steam engine built 1882 from Durango, CO to Cascade Canyon, 7750 ft. in the Rocky Mts. Visit Grand Canyon in Arizona. Gaze in awe over the huge opening in the earth. A picturesque mountain train ride on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad from Chama, N.M. to Antonito, CO. Visit over 25 garden railroads in Kansas City, KS.
Una visita guiada por el Pazo de Fefiñanes, Cambados
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
El Pazo de Fefiñáns, arquitectónicamente armonizado con la hermosa Villa de Cambados, es el más bello de los pazos urbanos gallegos. Ejemplo típico de la arquitectura civil renacentista y barroca, junto con el de Oca, son los pazos más importante del territorio gallego.
My Tehran Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
"My Tehran Diary" is a collection of 11 short essays of Mansoor Limba while he was studying International Relations in Tehran and translating Persian books into English.
Malta: A Pocket Guide For People Thinking About Relocating
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Every year over 1.2 million people from around the world travel to Malta and nearly every one of them is charmed by the islands historic and cultural ambiance. This book however, is not any kind of tourist guide to the Maltese archipelago. Rather, it has been written in mind of the hundreds of people from Britain especially, whom holiday to Malta every year and decide to permanently relocate.
Planning A Vacation? Why Not Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Free travelogue. I've always been fascinated by Frank Lloyd Wright & the many craftsmen homes he designed there. I grew up listening to Chicago-style blues & longed to hear some Blues’ bands perform at the famous “Buddy Guy’s”. I've also been intrigued by Chicago’s colorful gangster past & wanted to see a live show at the Second City Improv. And then--there's the famous pizza! Who can say no?
Travel Millionaire Secret
Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How to become a millionaire by traveling.
Travel to Enlightenment: Peru, Tibet and Bali for Personal Transformation
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this "spiritual travelogue," illustrated with exotic photos, you will discover: * Why travel is such an effective stimulus to personal transformation and growth... * How synchronicities can guide you to your life's calling... * A mystical practice to add "another dimension" to your appreciation of art... * An example of how the universe is in divine order... * The Power of Presence, and more...
Hessen Shopping Cart Rentals
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
You find things are a wee bit perplexing when you up sticks and head overseas to live and work in a foreign country. Not quite in Kansas anymore that’s for sure. In fact there’s a rather large ocean and a bunch of Frenchmen between Darmstadt, Germany and the United States. You’re the foreigner now. And not only are the language and coins markedly different, but so too are the shopping carts.
Galapagos Landscapes: Scenic Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Glimpse the exotic world of the Galapagos Islands! . . . through the eyes of modern-day nature photographer Moses Michelsohn, and in brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy, augmented by Lynn Michelsohn’s brief discussion of each visitor’s unique connection to the Enchanted Isles.
Tiny Little Trips: Volume I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I want my baby to see the great big world. We're starting close to home, with tiny little trips.
It Seemed Like A Good Idea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
USA Wild West: Oeste Selvagem Americano
You set the price! Words: 17,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 15, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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!
Keeping On Keeping On---25---Saigon, Hue, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam; Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France II
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 25 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the period 2006-2014. 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 and Africa
Keeping On Keeping On---24---Saigon, Hue, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam; Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France I
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 25 e-books recounting the author's travel adventures, independently or as part of a tour group, during the 2006-2014. 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, and Africa
The Stolen Mask: A Nancy Keene Mystery
Series: A Nancy Keene Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
What would happen if Nancy Drew met James Bond? Find out in this humorous, PG-Rated tale written for women baby-boomers who grew up loving Nancy Drew. Nancy Keene, a teenage sleuth, goes to London and stays in the same hotel as Daniel Craig (AKA James Bond) when his BAFTA award is stolen. Nancy channels Agatha Christie & Sherlock Holmes to help her solve the mystery of the stolen mask.
Leopards On My Tail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Londolozi is a game park in South Africa that is famous for its leopards. This is the story of a couples stay at Londolozi and their experiences in the African bush. Getting up before dawn in freezing temperatures, sitting wrapped in blankets to keep out the chill, watching the sun rise and the African animals emerge from their hides to greet the new day, was worth every second of it.