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Adventures of a World Traveling Scientist
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
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
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!
Algeciras to Ronda by Train - Mr Henderson's Railway
Series: Visit Andalucia for the Curious Traveller. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Mr Henderson’s Railway as it is known, more formerly the Algeciras to Ronda line, was built at a time when Britain was a colonial power, her industry led the world and, as far as her industrialists, financiers and entrepreneurs were concerned, nothing was impossible.
The Trolleybus of Happy Destiny
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!
Gehörst Du wirklich Dir?
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: German. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Ein Buch für für digitale Nomaden, Unternehmer, Investoren, Sparer und Freidenker.
Kalandozásaim Budapesten
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
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."
Outside the Channel Volume 1 Just Hangin’ Out
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Life cruising on a boat is a fun and adventurous way to live. There's always something fun and interesting to see and do. Outside the Channel Volume 1 Just Hangin’ Out is a collection of quick takes on the things we experience during a recent cruising season. With everything from the importance of a great hat to binging on the best donuts in Canada, Outside the Channel is a great read.
Gaza Forgotten
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
A woman’s journey to an open-air prison
WALKING THE STREETS OF YANGON, The people, stories and hidden treasures of downtown cosmopolitan Yangon (Rangoon)
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
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.
Lisbon Revisited - Inspiring Mosaic of the Portuguese Capital
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The twelve chapters in this booklet deal each one with a specific theme related to the Portuguese capital: Like tiles, all together they build a mosaic of Lisbon, showing it from many different angles, offering thus an interesting, still subjective, insider view by unveiling less obvious details.
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..
Trapped in a Bahamian Cave and Other Fascinating Side Trips
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
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
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
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.
The Sherry Triangle
Series: Visit Andalucia for the Curious Traveller. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Sherry can only be produced within an area known as the 'Sherry Triangle'. The triangle is bound by the three towns of Jerez de la Frontera, Sanlucar de Barrameda and El Puerto de Santa Maria in Spain. A triangle formed by lines drawn between those towns encompasses an area of approximately 140 square kilometres. It is a history that can be traced back to 1100 BC.