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Guide to Living in Berlin by Steffen Blaese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Urban & regional
Berlin is the city where the world goes to party, but also to live and to experiment with new ideas: social movements, technologies, fashion, art, music, sexuality and multiculturalism. This guide is a road map for expats and long-term visitors on how to settle in Berlin with the greatest of ease.
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition by Fridtjof Nansen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
Culua: My Other Life in Mexico by Samantha Wood
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young Australian woman travels to Mexico, her mother's homeland, on a search for identity. What begins as a visit to her enigmatic grandmother becomes a quest to find out what it means to be Mexican. As she learns to embrace Mexico verdadero - the real Mexico - she discovers a people who give a new meaning to larger than life, and the invincible bonds between family, food, and the spirit world.
The Weirder Side Of Paris: A Guide to 101 Bizarre, Bloodstained, or Macabre Sights, From the Merely Eccentric to the Downright Ghoulish by Susanne Alleyn
Price: Free! Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
There's a lot more than the Catacombs for fans of the bizarre or macabre to explore in the weirder (and darker) side of Paris that most tourists never see. With information on dozens of bizarre and sometimes gruesome sights, artworks, museums, and historical locations, The Weirder Side Of Paris is an indispensable guide to the city that you never knew existed.
Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork by Gail Pool
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
The Vagabond Chronicles: China by Kathy Krejados
Price: Free! Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What do you do when you are fifty-ish and your kids are grown and gone? Take on the world! Come join this vagabond at the outset of her journey: mysterious China. Far from the tourist attractions, you'll tour unforgettable towns, see stupendous sites and ponder this impenetrable culture. Let's vagabond together!
Tyred Out, Cycling Adventures In Scotland by David Blair
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.
Good Morning Diego Garcia: A Voyage of Discovery by Susan Joyce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Peel Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
A young woman and her mysterious husband receive an invitation to cross the Indian Ocean on a luxury yacht, from Sri Lanka to the Seychelles and on to the Mediterranean. Little do they know that they will find themselves adrift in monstrous waves in monsoon season. With their marriage in tatters and the crew members losing touch with reality, she finds power in her dreams and observations.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey by Dashiel Douglas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
Stair-Rods and Stars: A Cycling Perambulation by Adam Colton
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..
On a Greek Island: a Season in Zakynthos by Ralph Lavelle
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A warm-hearted account of life on the Greek island of Zante, written by someone lucky enough to have spent a season playing guitar there, reading books there, and above all, doing nothing in particular there.
A Year in Crete (or the diet book that is not a diet book) by Elizabeth Christie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Diet cooking
I had the opportunity to live on the island of Crete with my family for just over a year. In the process of researching, writing, cooking and eating I dropped two dress sizes without even trying, however there was more to my trip than discovering the unexpected benefits of following a Mediterranean diet. Would you like to join me on my adventure?
Women Who Lived and Loved North of 60 by Toni Graeme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Adventuresome women travel to Canada's northland for their own adventure or with a beau or husband being transferred or wanting to start a business. They face some dangers and loneliness but also a strong sense of belonging in a community they are all building together.
Same Road Different Tracks by Brian Burke-Gaffney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Into a colourful description of a modern-day trip by car from Vancouver to Toronto—exploring themes such as Canadian history and Aboriginal culture—the author inserts a series of flashbacks telling a parallel story about his journey from Canada to India and arrival in Japan in 1972 and his nine-year stint as an ordained Zen monk.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies by Chuck McAllister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist(5.00 from 1 review)
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Italiaanse Toestanden - Leven en overleven in Italie by Stef Smulders
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: Free! Words: 66,670. Language: Dutch. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast
Korte humoristische verhalen over het emigreren naar Italië en eerste kennismaking met de gewoonten en gebruiken van de Italianen. In 2008 emigreerde de auteur met man en hond naar het zonnige Italië om daar Bed & Breakfast Villa I Due Padroni te beginnen. Maar voor ze de eerste gasten konden ontvangen moesten er heel wat hordes genomen worden ...
Adventures in the Alps of Afghanistan by Alan North
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An account of two mountaineering expeditions to the Hindu Kush range in north-eastern Afghanistan. A group of Scottish climbers traveled overland in 1968 and 1970 to find unclimbed peaks in remote Badakshan.
Turtle Tushies in the Land of Banana Beer, A Peace Corps Memoir by Anita Pauwels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,880. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A newly married Texas couple with great teeth join the Peace Corps to teach fish farming among the friendly, hard-working people of Burundi. Grappling with motorcycles, banana beer, bugs, frogs, charcoal-spewing imbabulas, mud, tons of rain, falling down, getting up, political uncertainties, language and cultural barriers, they work with courageous farmers, and learn we are all One in the heart.
Asian Odyssey by R F Baldwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A glimpse into the cultural wonderland of Asia The stories in this book describe life in other worlds across the Asian continent where customs and cultures are far removed from our own. All describe places I visited and sights I witnessed such as the simple yet wonderful Lao courtship ritual, the cremations on the banks of the Ganges, and the Golden Triangle’s unique Opium Museum. Some tell of th