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Adventures of a World Traveling Scientist by Stanley Randolf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,620. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Scientist Stanley Randolf takes you on adrenaline-boosting, true-story adventures around the world, revealing mind-bending reality and deep insights.
Sudhu Nona: An expat in Sri Lanka - the Good, Bad and Ugly by Eva Stone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,300. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sudhu Nona is a fascinating journey through the urban humdrum, tropical wilderness and cultural traditions of Sri Lanka. Through a series of entertaining anecdotes & stories, Eva offers readers a real glimpse of what it's like for a foreigner living in Sri Lanka, warts and all. She provides valuable insight from a decade on the island to those considering Sri Lanka for travel, work, or retirement.
Wandering by Melissa Burovac
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Wandering relates the adventures, and misadventures of nine months solo traveling through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Cuba, Australia, Cambodia, and Thailand. Her stories will crack you up—and they will inspire you. As someone with no sense of direction, no ability to plan, and plenty of social anxiety, her experiences prove that anyone who wants to travel can!
The Trolleybus of Happy Destiny by Douglas Meriwether
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Forget the Hell in a Hand Basket or Rock in a Hard Place, and see the Painted Ladies! Know the difference between Balboa Park Station and the 31 Balboa Line. Union Street v. Union Square, and the correct way to ask for Golden Gate Street, Golden Gate Park, and The Golden Gate. (No, good friend, that's the Bay Bridge.) Yes, you can visit during Muni Heritage Week, when the classics come out a ride!
Kalandozásaim Budapesten by Franciska Donászi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: Hungarian. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Szerelembe lehet esni egy várossal? Ki lehet belőle ábrándulni annyira, hogy elhagyd és többé vissza se nézz? A Kalandozásaim Budapesten egy vidéki lány időkapszulája a tíz évvel ezelőtti Budapestről.
Opening up Hidden Burma: Journeys With - And Without - Author Dr Bob Percival by Keith Lyons (ed) and various authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A unique anthology of insightful and quirky travel tales from enigmatic Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) spliced with heartfelt biography and loving reminiscences about Australian author, walking guide and Burmaphile Dr Bob Percival. "Above all else", writes Lucas Stewart, "this book poignantly reminds us all that even in the silent corners of the world, there are lives worth remembering."
WALKING THE STREETS OF YANGON, The people, stories and hidden treasures of downtown cosmopolitan Yangon (Rangoon) by Jonathan Copeland
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This book is a guide to walking the downtown streets of Yangon. Here are the stories of the streets and the people that live in them. This book is also about the love of walking, of discovering the rhythms, streetscapes and hidden treasures of individual streets.
The Wine Prospector by John Weeks
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,400. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
THE WINE PROSPECTOR – Adventures of a flying winemaker, is an entertaining, behind-the-scenes travelogue of flying winemaker John Weeks.
Stair-Rods and Stars: A Cycling Perambulation by Adam Colton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,110. 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..
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips by Shirrel Rhoades
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Take side trips with a well-traveled writer who will show you places the tourists never see. In this volume -- second entry in The You Can Go There Travel Series -- you travel abroad. These fact-filled articles share inexpensive excursions to a glacier in the Italian Alps, a walled city in France, one-time pirate lairs in the Caribbean, French-speaking cities in Canada, and much more.
At Home Abroad: Today's Expats Tell Their Stories by Betsy Blondin
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The number of expats grows worldwide as we become more global and mobile. While the ages, locations and experiences of these 31 international authors differ, their stories inform, inspire and expose the common threads connecting those who choose this lifestyle.
Vermilion Sea: A Naturalist’s Journey in Baja California by John Janovy, Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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 by Derwin Kitch
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 by Nina Buschmann
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.
The Mid-Life Crisis Continues by Malcolm Teasdale
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What now appears to be an addiction or an extension of a midlife crisis, Malcolm Teasdale seems hell-bent on traveling to destinations where most people would not consider. Whether it is trekking in the Himalayas, diving with the World’s largest fish, or hanging out in one of the seediest towns in Asia, the quest for adventure continues. Read this, and you'll want to leave town tomorrow..
Perception and Deception: A Mind-Opening Journey Across Cultures by Joe Lurie
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Perception and Deception is an engaging and insightful introduction to cross-cultural communication in a globalized world.
How Not To Avoid Jet Lag & Other Tales Of Travel Madness by Joshua Samuel Brown
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.
Take Detours, Jump Fences, See the Unexpected: 20 Ways to Have a Great Vacation—Abridged Version by Kristen Ankiewicz
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.
Sailing Ancient Seas by Rod Heikell
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 66,860. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is a story of a voyage in an old wooden sailing boat from the Mediterranean to Southeast Asia and back. It is a story of the love of a boat and along the way it explores ancient sailing routes from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean. This book tells not only of life after love and of the love of an old wooden sailing boat, but of the adventure of the voyage and of ancient voyagers as well.