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How to Live in Costa Rica on $1500 a Month
By Fred H. Holmes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
This ebook's primary focus is to give the reader information on how to live in Costa Rica on a budget, although other topics are also covered which will be of invaluable use to someone considering moving to this Central American paradise.
Best of Blog in France
By Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Five years ago in 2006 we left our large, brand new house in Co. Cork, which we’d built ourselves, for a two-hundred-year-old hovel in Creuse, France. Why, oh why? We wanted to change our lives and we've certainly done that. I began my blog detailing our experiences in 2009 and it's become very popular. Here's a selection of entries from its first two years arranged January to December.
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
By Lisa Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Love Boxes
By G. G. Galt
Series: Love Boxes, "The Prequel". Price: Free! Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fancy Ford is a little darling in pig tails, but the grandson of the lady next door thinks she's a spoiled brat. Every year her parents spend the summer at the family cottage in Charlevoix, Michigan. The story begins in 1991 as Fancy waits on the dock for her Uncle to come sailing through the Pine River Channel. What she can't know is her life is about to change forever Fifty photos are included.
My Husband Made Me Do It! A Pilgrim With Plastic On The Camino de Santiago
By Margaret Wilson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fat, 59, fortified daily by red wine and challenged by my husband, I start a mildly epic adventure. This book is part autobiography, part travel guide, an honest but tongue in cheek record of my Camino. It lists distances, places to stay and to avoid, what to take, degree of difficulty and ultimately proves anybody can do it. I want to inspire you to take the first step on your own adventure.
Vanishing Peak, Eternal Spring in Inexpensive Rainbow Country
By A. Datta
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"I first read about Yercaud in a secondhand Lonely Planet book which I purchased from an equally old shop on Freeschool Street. The info was limited but from what I found and being an Indian, I was quite surprised that I hadn't heard about such a wonderful place earlier and made up my mind to visit it. Yercaud greeted us with open arms & turned out to be the most beautiful place I'd ever seen!"
Right Now Is Perfect: A Romance, An Adventure, The Unexpected Thereafter
By Carol Anita Ryan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's an adventure in paradise when a mid-life divorcee ditches a career in IT to sail across the South Pacific with her lover and two friends. But there is more!
The Turncoat Chronicles
By Michael Booth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,070. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Turncoat Chronicles is the non-fiction story of a young man, born and raised in the U.S.A., who went looking for a better place to live--and found it in Spain. The narration weaves its way between the human-centered Spanish "estilo de vida" and the American way of life he left behind. It includes a critical look at what the United States has become over the past four decades.
Iceland: A Stormy Motorcycle Adventure
By Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Active volcanoes, glaciers, rivers without bridges and killer sheep - Iceland offers the kind of riding that motorcycle adventure dreams are made of. Ignoring the lack of off road skills in one half of the partnership, Patrick and Sherrie set off on a 6 week journey from Germany to Iceland and back in the summer of 2010. Includes 8 maps and 21 color pictures.
Gullah Ghosts: Stories and Folktales from Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry with Notes on Gullah Culture and History
By Lynn Michelsohn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Meet . . . the shrieking ghost of Crab Boy lost forever to a fierce marsh creature ~ an ingenious slave matching wits with his plantation owner ~ the unique residents of isolated Sandy Island . . . all "ghosts" of the African-American Gullah culture once so alive along the South Carolina coast (10,000 words, 4 illustrations, 84 pages in paperback) from the longer book, "Tales from Brookgreen."
Ilovewalking France - Martel to Rocamadour
By Melinda Lusmore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Considering a walking holiday in rural France? Ilovewalking France – Martel to Rocamadour provides all you need to know about where to eat, sleep and buy bandaids plus market days, transport details and dozens of colour photos. This walk starts at Martel and visits six Plus Beaux Villages – Turenne, Collonges-la-Rouge, Curemonte, Autoire, Loubressac and Carennac – before finishing in Rocamadour.
Assisi Walking Adventure Guide
By John Litwinovich
Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
Paradise 3: A Love Story from Harbor Springs to Sausalito
By G. G. Galt
Series: Paradise: Northern Michigan Love Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"Paradise 3 is a ‘Sweet Romance.’ It's set in the heartland of actual places in Northern Michigan you have visited or will want to visit. Follow Kate to meet her friend Picasso only to have that romantic encounter interrupted by an Earthquake. G.G.'s romance and passionate prose makes you feels as if you are there." A Goodreads Review by Zachary Richard
Tempting the Throne Room
By John Quillen
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
2013 was the deadliest season ever seen in the Karakoram. When John Quillen found his climbing partner lying face down with a shattered leg in the snow high on the flanks of Broad Peak, the drama had just begun. See what transpired through first hand accounts of the deaths of three team members on this ill fated expedition to the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods.
Betty in the Sky with a Suitcase: Hilarious Stories of Air Travel by the World's Favorite Flight Attendant
By Betty N. Thesky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010 by Riverbend Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Flight attendant Betty started a wildly popular podcast about airline travel, sharing funny stories from the air, now listened to by half a million Betty fans worldwide. By popular demand, here’s the best of Betty in what may be the world’s first podcast-turned-book, or “pook”. It's a wonderful way to be entertained in the airport, on a plane, at home, and anywhere you want a good laugh!
This One Time, In Korea...
By Kitty Pitman
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many United States Air Force veterans have spent a one year tour at Osan Air Base, South Korea. This memoir is a collection of short stories from a young airman stumbling her way through a year in a foreign country.
The 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin
By Peter Moore
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the summer he turned 40, Peter Moore bought a Vespa as old as he was and rode it from Milan to Rome. It was a trip that took him through medieval stone towns, patchworked fields and into the hearts of all the Italians he met. This is an abridged version of Peter's book about the trip, Vroom with a View, published by Random House. It first appeared in the Lonely Planet anthology, Flightless.
Chasing Shiva
By Dianne Sharma Winter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"This man is my Guru, he is totally mad and we go a pilgrimage together." Quoting Kipling at a rural constable in order to spare herself a night in the cells, Dianne Sharma-Winter begins a story tellers quest across the spiritual landscape of India.
Adventures in Pet-Sitting
By Robin Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Follow along on this wild ride through Mexico as the author pet-sits for four different homeowners in four small villages over five months. From the cool, misty mountains of Central Mexico to the hot, humid beaches of the Mexican Riviera, get an inside look at the truth about cats and dogs, and the day-to-day fun and fuss of caring for them. Plus, find out how to be a pet-sitter yourself!
I is for Illuminated Salt and Pepper Pots (and other everyday essentials)
By Doreen Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Living - or thinking - of going to live in France, or simply just interested in the country? Here's an A to Z of what could happen to you! From the complexities of getting a phone installed, to the need for illuminated salt and pepper pots. From eating snails to finding the right word for a mousetrap,and even how to make sure you get a parking space. Come and join the fun.