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El Show de Mao
Price: $6.35 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuatro décadas han pasado desde la muerte de Mao Tse-tung. La Revolución Cultural trató de reescribir la historia, no lo consiguió. Chou EnLai invitó a Richard Nixon y se abrió al turismo. En 1975 pasé 17 días en China, de Cantón a Pekín. Anticipaba visitas cargadas de historia, arte y ópera. Mi viaje fue muy distinto. Solo el Pequeño Libro Rojo resistió el choque con la realidad: ¡era rojo!
The Chiang Mai Food Diaries… and other tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chiang Mai is the most fascinating place on earth…and so is the food. Have you eaten a termite or met a Blacking Man? Have you seen the tree top spear fisherman, or tried to chew your way through a deep fried chicken head or a plateful of live shrimps? Have you ever wondered why there is a huge, stagnant, six mile and otherwise pointless canal running around the outer reaches of the south side of
In The Cell In Nong Khai
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Former President Jimmy Carter claims that of all cities in the world, Atlanta leads in one category: the number of sex slaves that come through the city. This is due to Atlanta’s global position, and the fact that it has one of world’s largest airports. The land of the free therefore leads in one of the things that robs so many of their freedom, which is sex-slavery...
Pinky: Poverty to Prosperity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,160. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Pinky is the story of a young man born into poverty who had a father without ambition to change things, but had a loving, caring mother who struggled to raise twelve children over a 45-year period. Abandoned by her husband, the mother raised six young kids to adulthood, fed and clothed them, and bought a home for them to live in...
The Vagabond Chronicles: China
Price: Free! Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What do you do when you are fifty-ish and your kids are grown and gone? Take on the world! Come join this vagabond at the outset of her journey: mysterious China. Far from the tourist attractions, you'll tour unforgettable towns, see stupendous sites and ponder this impenetrable culture. Let's vagabond together!
Chutzpah & High Heels: The Search for Love and Identity in the Holy Land
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Yotzeret Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After moving to Israel, Jessica Fishman survives the many landmines of Israeli culture, but finally meets one obstacle that tests the core of her identity.
Almost Somewhere
Series: Free books by Anton Swanepoel. Price: Free! Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Follow me as I make my way from Siem Reap in Cambodia to Saigon in Vietnam, and then all the way up to Hanoi and back to Cambodia. Share in the laughs, scares and adventures I encountered, and marvel at the landscape with included pictures and links to videos I took along the way.
The Independent Guide to Dubai 2017 (Travel Guide)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Independent Guidebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Independent Guide to Dubai 2017 is the perfect resource for planning your trip to one of the most exciting and fast-changing places in the world. Discover how to make your trip to this incredible place unforgettable with Independent Guidebooks.
The Independent Guide to Hong Kong 2017 (Travel Guide)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Independent Guidebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Independent Guide to Hong Kong 2017 is the perfect resource for planning your trip to one of the most fascinating places on earth. Written by Colin Rampton, a long time Hong Kong resident and teacher, this travel guide from Independent Guidebooks is filled with ways to maximize your visit to Hong Kong.
180 Days Abroad with the Chinese Locals: What Textbooks and Classrooms Don't Tell Us About China
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"180 Days Abroad with the Chinese Locals" is from an American, who worked and lived in China and learned the Chinese way of life from the locals.
Butterflies of a Brief Summer: Mémoires – Les Souvenirs sont faits de tels Moments
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Is a life to be measured by decades lived, or by formative moments shared? On reflection, do we hold dearest the ephemeral nature of experiences, each perfect in its own time and place? The writer shares the stories that shaped her own personal journey. A light-hearted autobiography set in places as diverse as Australia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tanzania, Iraq and Poland.
Traveling Israel - Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and the Judaean Desert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Traveling Israel - Learn All About Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and the Judaean Desert - A Detailed Guide with Maps, Illustrations & Photos
Doobie's Odyssey: Civet Coffee, Brothels, and the Andaman Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join Craig Dobbins and his friend Zach as they explore Southeast Asia by any means available—bus, train, plane, boat, motorcycle, and on foot—bringing them to exotic locales: snorkeling off uninhabited islands; trekking in the oldest rainforest in the world; participating in an indigenous Lahu New Year's ceremony; working on remote farms (one in the process of developing a civet coffee operation).
Dancing in the Bamboo Forest: A Travel Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In the candid and inspiring memoir, Dancing in the Bamboo Forest, yoga teacher Djahariah Mitra takes the reader on an adventurous journey through South Indian temples, ashrams, beaches, and night clubs. She explores vast cultural differences, obstacles to traveling as a woman alone, and her own internal journey to self-acceptance.
Postcards From The Philippines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Short travel essays from the tropical paradise that is the Philippines
Folktales of Bhutan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From the author of Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti another dip into the library of the storytellers from the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. Folktales of Bhutan is a collection of thirty-eight folktales and legends and is a first attempt by a Bhutanese to record in English the oral tradition of this kingdom in the eastern Himalayas.
Fred's Diary 1981
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Sarah Jane Butfield. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever wanted to read someone else’s diary? Then try this: "Not only a time-capsule but a cautionary tale of gems, drugs, and jail time as he explores waterfalls, Buddhist temples, and snow-capped peaks." Doug E. Jones
Why the Chicken Crossed the World: 18 Surprising Secrets from China on Success, Wealth, and Happiness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brilliant collection of hilariously poignant true stories illustrate what China teaches us about happiness, wealth, love, power, and getting what you want. Based on a successful, witty blog by a Chinese-American expatriate in Shanghai, these impactful insights loved by worldwide readers illuminate how China changes your world at home.
Kyoto Without Crowds: A Guide To The City's Most Peaceful Temples And Gardens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,490. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Western tourists rarely see more of Kyoto than a handful of famous sites – lovely but often crowded to bursting point. Yet just a few minutes from the tour buses you can find quiet temples and little-known gardens of mesmerizing beauty. The aim of this guidebook, designed with multiple links for use on smartphones or tablets, is to highlight the best of these places and to help you enjoy them.
Thirsting for Jesus- A Christian's Quest for God In Modern Israel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Christian travels to modern day Israel in search of the historical and spiritual Jesus. This work is largely a spiritual guide, partly a travel guide, and partly a diary as to what the author encountered on a 2016 trip to the Holy Land. From the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea, the reader will learn about finding Jesus in the modern locations of His life and times and ministry.