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Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Do you ever find yourself at a loss for Chinese words, phrases or sayings when you write greeting cards or occasion cards? The “Chinese Phrases For Greeting Cards” offers you great ideas on what to write in Chinese characters on a card for many occasions.
25 Things You MUST Know BEFORE Traveling to Thailand by Seven
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The idea behind this book is a simple one, “What are the 25 things I wish I knew about Thailand before arriving for the first time.” The book may be short, but it answers this question in a useful and practical way without any fluff.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
Arabian Sands, A Book Review by Mary Jo Kelly Wilhelm
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Travel tales across the Empty Quarter of Arabia during the dangerous times of the 1940s with Engilsh explorer Wilfred Thesiger. A powerful sketch of the man and the Arab Bedouin who were his guides and friend in a hostile physical and social environment.
This One Time, In Korea... by Kitty Pitman
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many United States Air Force veterans have spent a one year tour at Osan Air Base, South Korea. This memoir is a collection of short stories from a young airman stumbling her way through a year in a foreign country.
Neon Pilgrim by Lisa Dempster
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 90,960. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009 by Aduki Independent Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Seriously unfit & unmotivated, Lisa Dempster is an unlikely candidate for a gruelling outdoor adventure. When her life needs a shake-up, she decides the only thing for it is to hike the henro michi, a 1200 kilometre Buddhist pilgrimage through the mountains of Japan. Lisa’s journey from overweight dole bludger to intrepid explorer is a witty & fascinating insight into Japan’s famed pilgrimage
Straw Hats and Bicycles travels in Vietnam and Cambodia by Brian Lawrenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Straw Hats and Bicycles is about a couple's travels in the depth of Vietnam and Cambodia. The eBook is illustrated with beautiful color photographs (only color if your have a color reader). The eBook combines travel, adventure and history. It is light, informative and entertaining. If you are to visit Vietnam or Cambodia, you'll find this book an interesting read and useful resource.
The Essential Thailand Retirement Guide by Pete Bowen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
A concise and colorful "How-to" manual for a successful retirement in Thailand. All the information you'll need is here. Topics include: visa requirements, budgets from $1000 a month, the fascinating Thai people, the food, the women, driving, religion and 100's of everyday tips to make the retirement transition to the "Land of Smiles".
Djupdykningar I Det Indiska Folkhavet by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dagbok från resor på egen hand bland vanligt folk i norra delen av Indien mellan 2008 och 2012. Ett försök att förstå tillvaron för dem, som har mycket små resurser. Genom samtal på deras eget språk.Med fattiga bönder och bybor, med dem som utsätts för kastdiskriminering, och dem som har urusla bostäder i små och stor städer. Från Gujarat i väster till Bihar i öster.
Tokyo South by Eugene Woodbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Literature » Religious
In this largely autobiographical account of the author's two-year proselyting mission to Japan during the late 1970s, a Mormon missionary confronts an overzealous religious bureaucracy and his own growing doubts as the work of preaching the gospel is turned into a cynical game of numbers and spiritual one-upmanship.
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia by Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / Pictorial(5.00 from 1 review)
When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
Ten Months in Guangxi by Daniel Andersen
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
Mike's Japan by Mike Dixon
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has many Japanese friends, speaks Japanese (badly) and often visits Japan. He has noticed that the conversation flows more freely after a few glasses of sake. He is then told stories he might not otherwise hear. In this free ebook he recounts some of these stories and gives advice for independent travellers wishing to visit Japan. The book is illustrated with lots of pics.
India for Idiots by Dianne Sharma Winter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.00 from 1 review)
A funny, informative guide to the culture and etiquette of India. From why the cow is holy to a step by step guide to hand signals and head wobbles, India for Idiots attempts to demystify India for beginners.
Act and Help et Disha, Varanasi, Inde by Darkroom Reporter's Voice
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: French. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Bénarès, des centaines de petites filles et adolescentes sont à la merci des dealers, des marchands, et des millions de pèlerins qui passent par cette ville pour ne jamais y revenir. Elles s’appellent Leela Puja Kajal Anju Rajana Lalita Rakhi Reena Pinky Asha Manjali Sapana Anita... Toutes ont une soif de vie et un besoin d’amour immenses. Voici le travail de Act and Help et Disha
Absent Friends ~ The Hidden Dangers of Being an Indian Girl by Mark Helyar
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
Absent Friends places the reality and impact of gender discrimination in the context of daily life in the Himalayan foothills, told through the stories of the girls and women who live there. From the author of Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices, it includes references and links to relevant news stories, publications and online material.
Mike's China by Mike Dixon
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has travelled extensively in China over the past twenty years on climbing expeditions and as a general traveller. In this free ebook he talks about some of the more interesting places he has visited and gives advice for independent travellers. The book is illustrated with photographs.
15 Weeks by James King
Price: Free! Words: 38,020. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Witty, informative, often deliciously ‘tongue-in-cheek’ and full of typically British humour, 15 Weeks is recommended for travellers, would be ex-pats and those who enjoy light reading and a good laugh.
Chasing Shiva by Dianne Sharma Winter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"This man is my Guru, he is totally mad and we go a pilgrimage together." Quoting Kipling at a rural constable in order to spare herself a night in the cells, Dianne Sharma-Winter begins a story tellers quest across the spiritual landscape of India.