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Hit the Town Fabulous: How the Urbane Single Girl Lives Swell & Without Much Cash in Iqaluit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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For those adventurers or armchair travellers intrigued by Canada's Arctic. Moving to Iqaluit fabulous is within easy reach. Come move on up! (2010 edition)
Odyssey To Opportunity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Roger's Odyssey reflects his personal striving to share in the opportunities present for all in America, but which for many, prove unattainable. This autobiography represents his commitment to the ideals which have given shape and meaning to his life. This is what makes Odyssey a story worth reading—and remembering. Alfredo Miguel de Pablo, Colegio Hispánico Miguel de Unamuno, Salamanca, Spain
Remembering Names: Reflections from Kenya
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Andrew Kooman reflects on his time in Kenya while a member of the crew filming E for Everyone: The Mouse and the Elephant. With moving passages of his time in areas of Kenya affected by AIDs and drought, Andrew gives a behind the scenes look of the film that has inspired people around the world.
Voyagers and Voyeurs - Travels in 19th Century France
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 257,610. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009 by FishesEye Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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A treasure-chest from the golden age of travel. Annotated, humorous highlights from over 100 eye-witness accounts (diaries, journals, collected letters, reports, travel guides) written between 1750 & 1918. By some of the most famous English and American authors of the 18th and 19th centuries, plus a host of eccentric parsons, antiquarians and ladies of independent spirit. A huge read!
Travelin' Trots: Diary of an Accidental Medical Tourist
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Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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35,000 feet over the Amazon jungle Mary Anne gets slammed with a debilitating gastrointestinal bug . Seven hours later she lands in a foreign country where she doesn't speak the language. Now she has to quickly find medical help. A travel writer and nurse, she documents the process and what it really feels like to be sick on the road.
Around Rakaposhi
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Price: Free! Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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The western Himalayas and the Karakoram range – earthquakes – landslides – the world’s highest paved international highway (dangerous, too) - ethnic tensions – ancient cultures – staggering beauty: 'Around Rakaposhi' is an account of two and a half years of living, working, and travelling among the Muslim people of the remote yet politically sensitive regions of 'Pakistani Kashmir'.
Tales From The Wild Blue Yonder *Taking Mexico Flying*
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Price: Free! Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Take a flying safari to Old Mexico. Come along on a wild ride and never even leave your arm chair. Sky out with a wild cast of characters. Find out what flying's really all about!
Possums and Punctures (Improper Cycling In New Zealand)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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.
All Things Austria
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Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Through this book the author introduces you to Austria, the land of his birth and takes you on an exciting journey of discovery of this picturesque central European country. Here you'll find many aspects you may readily associate with Austria, such as Vienna, music, great pastries, skiing and perhaps even, The Sound of Music movie, and then there are many others that may surprise you.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Warning - going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking back – and then down – I found Paul hip-deep in pumice.
One Minute Travel Stories - Life Lessons Learned Visiting Washington DC With An 85 Year old Parent
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Reading this collection of One Minute Travel Stories will hopefully leave you shaking your head, your stomach aching, and wondering if when you are old if the color of the sky will be the same as 85 year old Ralph's. Travelling with a 85 year old parent to Washington D.C. was a life experience that I won’t forget. These short stories will take you less than 15 minutes to read. Enjoy.
Last Wild Island:Saving Tetepare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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A well told story with humourous and insightful moments about Australian ecologist John Read and his family as they battle to save Tetepare Island in the Solomons from ugly indiscriminate logging. They establish the Tetepare Descendants Association (TDA) and the book shares the challenges of different food, culture, disease and the hope of a sustainable future.
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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From Clark Gable and Jean Harlow, to Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor, and everyone in between, “Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide” provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities in what has been described by Time magazine as the “Disneyland of Death,” along with personal and professional biographies.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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For more than 100 years, Hollywood Forever has been the premier burial spot for Hollywood’s top celebrities. Today, it’s a leading tourist destination for fans who want to pay their respects to their favorite stars. “Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities.
Grand Tours - Tour 5 - Cologne, Cities & Towns of The Rhine, Berlin & London
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Series: Grand European Tours, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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A travel book with a difference which gives a well planned multi location “Grand Tour” discovering by local trains the towns and cities of the Rhine & Ahr Valleys (Cologne, Bonn, Düsseldorf, Koblenz, Altenahr, Brühl & Remagen) before moving on to the attractions of the trendy capital cities of Berlin and London. This illustrated ebook gives directions, maps, location info & travel tips.
Grand Tours - Tour 6 - Liverpool, Berlin, St Petersburg, Riga & Stockholm
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Series: Grand European Tours, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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A travel book with a difference which gives a well planned 14 day multi location “Grand Tour” visiting historical Liverpool before moving on to the magnificent vibrant capital cities of Berlin, Riga, Stockholm and St Petersburg (with visits to the Palaces at Peterhof and Pushkin/Tsarskoe Selo). This illustrated ebook gives directions, maps, location & visa information & travel tips.
Planet Explorers Chicago
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
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Explore the planet with this Chicago guidebook written just for kids. This ebook includes everything your 8-12 year-old needs to know about Chicago and nearby attractions, including the Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, the Field Museum, Six Flags Great America, as well as notable buildings, parks and stadiums. From fun facts and history, to pictures, maps, and quizzes, this guidebook has it all.
Planet Explorers New York City
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
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Explore the planet with Planet Explorers New York City, a travel guidebook written just for kids. This ebook includes everything a tween needs to know about the Big Apple. From fun facts to history, from attraction highlights to maps, Planet Explorers guides have it all.
Bashanter Deshey Adrishha Parbat, Jhil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: Bengali. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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শৈশবে শুনেছি ঊটি নাকি চিরবসন্তের দেশ। কিন্তু বড় হয়ে জানলাম শীতে উটিতে জল জমে বরফ হয়ে যায়! তবে ঊটাকামন্ড্ থেকে কিছু দূরে একটা এমন জায়গা আছে যেখানে বসন্ত চিরবিরাজমান। তার নাম ইয়েরকাড। সেই ইয়েরকাড ভ্রমণেরই কাহিনী পেশ করলাম …
Blazing Bicycle Saddles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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This is the very funny story of six South Africans - mainly writers - who, on a whim, decide to explore "Darkest Europe and bring back to Africa stories about its strange natives". On hired bikes (none had cycled since childhood) they began with a 1 000 kilometre ride down the Danube. Over the years many other regions were explored. The story is told by their not terribly good leader.