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Vanishing Peak, Eternal Spring in Inexpensive Rainbow Country by A. Datta
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"I first read about Yercaud in a secondhand Lonely Planet book which I purchased from an equally old shop on Freeschool Street. The info was limited but from what I found and being an Indian, I was quite surprised that I hadn't heard about such a wonderful place earlier and made up my mind to visit it. Yercaud greeted us with open arms & turned out to be the most beautiful place I'd ever seen!"
Tempting the Throne Room by John Quillen
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
2013 was the deadliest season ever seen in the Karakoram. When John Quillen found his climbing partner lying face down with a shattered leg in the snow high on the flanks of Broad Peak, the drama had just begun. See what transpired through first hand accounts of the deaths of three team members on this ill fated expedition to the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods.
Backpacking Sri Lanka by Gail leach
You set the price! Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The essential guide for the independent traveller planning a tour of Sri Lanka. The guide includes top attractions, heritage sites, beach resorts, as well as travel advice on how to tour Sri Lanka. It includes insider travel tips to avoid the tourist scams and to stay safe and healthy. It provides helpful advice on transport options and includes train and bus routes and schedules.
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.
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.
Indian'ventures - Aventures indiennes by Yann Stempfel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 2 reviews)
En échange pendant un an à l'Indian Institute of Technology de Delhi, Yann découvre avec enthousiasme un pays riche de contraste. De la vie quotidienne spartiate au système scolaire, en passant par de nombreux voyages, c'est avec humour et parfois acidité et cet étudiant nous décrit son parcours au pays de Gandhi.
Visiting Singapore - A Travel Guide for Students & Budget Travellers by Fritz Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Visiting Singapore is your off-the-beaten-path guidebook to the jewel of South East Asia. For students and budget travelers, this guidebook will help you see sights beyond the typical tourist attractions. With 135 images and over 80 pages worth of valuable information, this is the guide that will save you money, time and effort. If you are looking for the local experience, this is your book.
Retire To Asia by Ken Silver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Whether you want to retire to Southeast Asia, or just visit there, this book has it all. Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, sex, good girls, bar girls, beaches, costs, medical care, your blueprint is here! Get prepared to visit "the best, last, cheapest, most welcoming places of all!" Live for pennies on the dollar, be pampered by people who appreciate you! All of Southeast Asia!
Southeast Asia -the Easy Way! by Ken Silver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Join the Southeast Asia Party! Wondering why everybody raves about traveling Southeast Asia? Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines, and more! This is a new kind of guidebook! Get up to speed on the how why and where of fun travel in "the last best cheapest most welcoming places in the world"! Check the table of contents! Short, funny, highly informative essays all and how!
Bashanter Deshey Adrishha Parbat, Jhil by A. Datta
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: Bengali. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist(5.00 from 1 review)
শৈশবে শুনেছি ঊটি নাকি চিরবসন্তের দেশ। কিন্তু বড় হয়ে জানলাম শীতে উটিতে জল জমে বরফ হয়ে যায়! তবে ঊটাকামন্ড্ থেকে কিছু দূরে একটা এমন জায়গা আছে যেখানে বসন্ত চিরবিরাজমান। তার নাম ইয়েরকাড। সেই ইয়েরকাড ভ্রমণেরই কাহিনী পেশ করলাম …
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.
Philippines to Go - The No Bullshit Guide by Gary Wetton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by CyberScript. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 1 review)
The Philippines is not for everyone. Filipinos have a very different culture than us Westerners do and you will face it on a daily basis. This is not a “how to hook up with a Filipina” guide. Such material is widely available elsewhere. This is the no bullshit guide about living in the Philippines.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices by Mark Helyar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity(5.00 from 1 review)
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
A Personal and Political Journey Through Beirut, April/May, 1977 by Gordie LaRocque
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals(5.00 from 1 review)
Amidst the Lebanese Civil War in 1977 the author was delivered to an indigenous,bomb-damaged hotel on the Green Line, the dividing line in war-torn Beirut, where he lodged for nearly two weeks. Daily, and nightly, he traversed between West and East Beirut, met with the indomitable inhabitants of that exotic metropolis, and engaged in one incident and revelatory moment after another.
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta by Ivan Benito Garcia
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.
Travels with my Rant by Martin Edge
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
“Travels with my Rant” describes my wanderings around some of the more obscure bits of East Timor, the Indonesian islands of Nusa Tenggara, Sulawesi and Borneo, Central America and parts of India. It is a series of travellers tales about uncomfortable and sometimes slightly worrying journeys, sometimes in places which few other western touros reach.
Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades by Perry Gamsby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
An entertaining collection of true life adventures in the Philippines. 25 years of regular vacations & living there as an expat saw the author playing Russian Roulette with a drunken police sergeant, fighting off knife wielding Bini Boys (transexual street walkers) & dodging the crossfire of a drive by shooting while singing Willie Nelson songs in a KTV Bar! By the author of ‘Out of Stock, Sir!’
Tale Of A Tea Planter by Jim Glendinning
Price: Free! Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
Jim Glendinning describes the early parts of his life coming from a small town in Buckinghamshire to become a Tea Planter in India.
Vientiane: 20 Must See Attractions by Anton Swanepoel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget(5.00 from 1 review)
20 of Vientiane's Top Attractions Relax in the quiet town of Vientiane, the perfect addition to your Laos Experience.
After the Roman Cemetery by V West
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(4.67 from 3 reviews)
After the Roman Cemetery is a true story about a very unexpected and tragic event that occurred on what was supposed to be a typical sightseeing day in rural Syria by a typical American girl. Most things we hear about Syria are the political events shared in the media. Here we share a very personal event as written in the author's diary on October 10, 1993.