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Notes of a Naive Traveler: Nepal and Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part cultural and adventure travel guide, part journey of self-discovery, this travelogue takes you on a backpacking adventure through Nepal and Thailand. It also provides a first-hand account of one volunteer’s experience teaching in a Nepali school and living with a devout Brahmin family. A must-read for those interested in learning more about Nepal and Thailand.
The Gambia Diaries - July 2016
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Gambia Diaries – short essays on life in The Gambia, West Africa, from the perspective of British ex-pat Mark Williams, international bestselling author writing beneath (mostly) picture-postcard blue skies in his personal paradise.
Stair-Rods and Stars: A Cycling Perambulation
Price: Free! Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the parts of Southern England guides that other travel books have yet to reach. Follow our roving cyclist as he humorously camps his way along canals, disused railway lines and ancient trails, taking in iconic cities from Bath to Winchester to Leicester. The only known travel book written in reverse chronology, as the author picks apart the history and the mystery of everyday life..
Vermilion Sea: A Naturalist’s Journey in Baja California
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
John Janovy had two dreams: to see a live, wild whale and to explore the mythical place John Steinbeck wrote about in his Log from the Sea of Cortez. There, in an unfamiliar and magical landscape, in the company of fellow biologists and their students, he recaptured the sense of innocent wonder that had led him to become a biologist in the first place.
A White Guy in Lahore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A month before 9/11, Dana and Derwin move to Lahore, Pakistan to teach at the Lahore American School. They fall in love with the city, people, and school but find that life in the region changes on that eventful day. Follow the trials and tribulations of living in Pakistan post 9/11, their evacuation to Thailand, and a tense return to Lahore.
Zwischen Bikini und Abaya - 3 Jahre im Oman, Erlebnisse einer jungen Europäerin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: German. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nach 10 Jahren in diversen Ländern, sucht die 32-jährige Fremdsprachenlehrerin Nina eine neue Herausforderung: der Nahe Osten. Ein Jobangebot als Dozentin führen die Münchnerin in das Sultanat Oman. Mit dem ausgeprägten Wunsch, sich selbst ein Bild der islamischen und arabischen Welt zu machen, taucht die abenteuerlustige Singlefrau 3 Jahre lang in die Privat- und Arbeitswelt des Orients ein.
How Not To Avoid Jet Lag & Other Tales Of Travel Madness
You set the price! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of creative nonfiction, journalism and hallucinatory dreamscapes from China, Belize, Taiwan, Singapore, and other exotic locales. Author and veteran Lonely Planet guidebook writer Joshua Samuel Brown guarantees that each of the nineteen tales in HNTAJL&ototm are "100% free of useful travel advice." Illustrations by David Lee Ingersoll.
Walkers' Adventures in the Asia-Pacific 2014
Series: Walkers' Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Marilyn and John Walker are members of that highly desirable demographic: retired, healthy, active and ready to leave home for adventures. In the autumn of 2014, we visited Lembeh Strait and Raja Ampat for underwater photography. We took lots of pictures but no selfies. This narrative is entirely personal, with no politics or viewpoint or uplifting message. It's just for fun.
Perdue en France
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: French. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Dans un mémoire concis et plein d'humour, l'auteur raconte les expériences les plus vives de ses années d'études comme assistant dans une école à Albi, sud de la France. 1969-1970.
Take Detours, Jump Fences, See the Unexpected: 20 Ways to Have a Great Vacation—Abridged Version
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
These travel stories are for all those whose curiosity and wanderlust leads them off the beaten track. I am drawn to the weird little towns, lesser-known parks, and kooky attractions that others overlook. This is a story about vacations I have taken and how you can have an awesome time by winging it, too. The best way to travel is to follow your heart, your whim, and your instinct.
An Italian Village - a Perspective on Life Beside Lake Como
Series: Paul Wright's Italian Trilogy ยท Earlswood Press Life Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Earlswood Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
No matter how well you integrate into a foreign community, you will always look at the people through different eyes. So it is with English artist Paul Wright. A Lake Como resident for over twenty years, he gives us his take on a wide spectrum of the Italian male, from the high-flyer to the builder, from the retired to industrious, all told with his unique artist's eye and keen sense of humour
World Famous Tourist Hotspot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,340. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
There are innumerable people who are interested in knowing about the details of these wonders along with knowing about its establishment. This e-book has been basically written in context to overcome to curiosity of the people who want to know all about the wonders.
Press F1 for Visa Book
Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
The book is a simple guide and handbook for F1 visa applicants and international students irrespective of race, background or origin to have an insight not to what the Consular expects from them but what they should do to increase their chances of obtaining F-1 visa.
Ironwork of Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Savannah's ironwork communicates to us in a language as clear as any spoken or written tongue. Bootscrapers advise of the poor conditions of the roadways of their day; a lamp-post explains how the city was illuminated; a chimney-crane or a cauldron tell how people cooked their food." --From "Ironwork of Savannah"
Going To Eurovision
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
If you have ever watched the Eurovision Song Contest on TV, you have probably wondered what it might be like going there. This year my family did just that, going from Australia to Malmö to see the world’s largest annual music event. This is my story of going to Eurovision - what its like, what you see and what it will be like in Denmark in 2014. If you cant get there, this is how amazing it is!
Roll's Round the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 2007 Rowley decided to backpack around the World for over a year. The mission: to inject some change and new experiences into his dull and predictable life. This is a light-hearted and humorous travel diary of his time in the USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia and The Philippines..
Traveling and Living Way Out West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The old west has changed and grown up along with modern society yet many things are the same as it had been for years past. The mystique of the old west was spawned by western cowboy stories and movies that have people wanting to visit to see what it is like. Some of the perceived ideas are accurate and still exist. Other ideas do not fit within the framework of modern living.
Why You're Crazy Not to Live in Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
From the writers at StayingInThailand.com Life filled with stress vs. Life filled with happiness If you can live the rest of your life on either of these paths, would it be difficult to choose one? Because this is essentially what it all boils down to – you can either continue to live a life filled with stress in your home country or a life filled with happiness in Thailand.
Colombia's Diversity Problem: a Speech on Tourism
Price: Free! Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Paris, New York, Peru — they all have a symbol. An icon that draws people from around the world. But what about Colombia? Paris, NY, Perú – todos estos países tienen un símbolo. Un icono que mueve gente alrededor del mundo. Pero que hay acerca de Colombia?
How To Survive Living Abroad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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The good news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. The bad news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. In response to the mass exodus of the disaffected from Western countries, English Teacher X is back again, to cast his cynical but always perceptive eye on the concept of life abroad, with this hilarious survival guide for once and future expats.