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Possums and Punctures (Improper Cycling In New Zealand)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
What would you do if you realised that you had finally become too fat to wear your dad’s pants? Pete Hepworth got his bike out and hit the trails of New Zealand, promptly suffering the indignity of being overtaken by some Danish pensioners. Along the way he met the cast of the Lord of the Rings movie in a seedy tattoo parlour in Wellington and many small marsupials with poor road sense.
Smart Guide Italy: Rome
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Smart Guide Italy: Rome 2014 is the most up-to-date and complete guide to the Eternal city. Travelers will find everything they need for an unforgettable visit presented in a convenient and easy-to-use format. Smart Guide includes information on planning a visit, navigating the city, experiencing Italian culture and exploring the beauty of Rome.
Tyred Out, Cycling Adventures In Scotland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of short stories about cycling adventures in Scotland. Starting with a crash, then crossing the country from coast to coast, visiting the islands and west coast, and ending with some bikepacking, a haunted bothy and a race.
Up the Strait
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Boating, hiking, and survival off the grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Destinations on the Strait of Georgia that can be reached by boat, bicylcle, and all-terrain vehicle. Sea kayaking in the Gulf Islands. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia.
Smart Guide Italy Northern Cities: Milan, Venice, Turin & Genova
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Smart Guide Italy: Northern Cities is for travelers who want to experience urban Italy. It covers four remarkable Northern Italian cities that are relatively close geographically yet infinitely different culturally and artistically. Milan, Venice, Turin and Genova each offer a unique experience but seeing them all in succession provides an even greater sensation and a singular insight into Italy.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
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.
Chucking It All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,210. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012 by Poison Pixie Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With its remorseless true-life account of downshifting to a remote Scottish island, Chucking It All uncovers the frightening realities of relocating to “a magical island lost in the mists of time” as you follow the warts-and-all adventures of urban misanthrope, Max Scratchmann, as he valiantly tries to forge a new life in the windswept Orkney islands.
Smart Guide Italy: Grand Tour Rome, Florence, Venice and Naples
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Grand Tour Rome, Florence, Venice and Naples combines four of Italy's most fascinating cities in one practical guide. Now travelers with the time and energy to set-off on their own Grand Tour can get useful sight, entertainment, dining, accommodation, and transport information. Grand Tour is written by full-time residents, features a convenient TOC and provides plenty of insight into Italy.
Rascal Rain A Year in Papua New Guinea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Australian Volunteers Abroad sent novelist Inez Baranay to Papua New Guinea’s chaotic, violent province of Enga. Within months she went from sipping cappuccino in inner-city Sydney to a culture where brides are bought, rape is commonplace, and women aren’t allowed near men’s food because it’s thought it will make the men weak. Her experiences have resulted in a highly readable account.
Sunshine and Orange Blossom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ralph Morris’ horizons are broader than his modest upbringing on the coast of North East Lincolnshire might suggest. He combines the thrill of visiting new places and cultures with his love of people watching, a hobby which gives both him and his family much entertainment.
Historical Cities-Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
This edition of the Historical Cities series explores Philadelphia, the birthplace of the United States. Over 200 historical sites and landmarks are provided for walking tours of the city center and in the surrounding districts. Text is based on the work of the Federal Works Project of the 1930’s and 40’s. All sites have been verified and located with GPS coordinates.
After Provence...We Must Do That...
You set the price! Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A gently humorous story of a family's search for their dream home in the South of France.
Addicted to Love in Cambodia: Straight Talk from a Hostess Bar Junkie
Price: $2.52 USD. Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
NEW: Addicted to Love in Cambodia has been updated, improved and expanded with new episodes to stimulate your imagination... and libido. Addicted to Love is a fun guide to the hostess bar scene in Cambodia. It's an honest account of an old timer's life in the bars and a description of the beautiful young ladies that inhabit them.
Southern Spain: A Guide to Nerja & the Surrounding Areas
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My love affair with Nerja and this part of Andalucia stemmed from my business - selling and renting properties there. The more I visited the area the more I came to love it. I have tried to convey here the feelings that I got when I first visited this area. The feelings of freedom, of a strong nation with a sense of history and pride. Maybe also a feeling of nostalgia for a Britain long gone
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
A Scot Returns - A Journey from Bali to Skye
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The last of a trilogy, by turns comic and astonishing, of a remarkable five-year pilgrimage around the world. Travelling on foot, camel, elephant and public transport Scott slips, trots and lumbers through the cultures of the Far and Near East. He carries a notebook, a will to understand, a bent towards absurdities and…(ever the optimist)…a universal bath plug where there are no universal drains.
Farther Up the Lake
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Coastal British Columbia from Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound serves as the backdrop for stories of boating, hiking, and survival. Tales from remote areas of Canada where people are isolated from the bustle of the surrounding world. Stories for the stout of heart and those who crave wilderness adventure. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Lake,'
Natural Wanders in Australia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A nature-loving travel writer and her photographer/husband run away from their home in Florida to spend a year wandering in Australia. Wander with them as they travel to the more remote areas of the Land Down Under discovering its many natural wonders.
China: Don't Go There Until...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
If you are thinking of going to China to teach or travel then don’t – not until you have read this book. The book may entice you to go or it may persuade you to stay. Either way if you are interested in China and wish to advance far beyond the tourist guide view, then read this book.