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Motions and Moments: More Essays on Tokyo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motions and Moments is the third book by Michael Pronko on the fluid feel and vibrant confusions of Tokyo life. These 42 new essays burrow into the unique intensities that suffuse the city and ponder what they mean to its millions of inhabitants.
Trekking In The Annapurna Area Along The New NATT-Trails Which Avoid The Road
Price: $8.05 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Trekking Guidebook for the Annapurna area describes the NATT- trekking trails (= Natural Annapurna Trekking trail) which avoid the newly open roads. It includes Annapurna round / circuit, Tilicho lake, Annapurna Panorama trek & Poon Hill, Annapurna Basecamp trek ABC and the new Khopra Danda and Mardi Himal trek. This book will help you to find beautiful trekking trails beside the road.
The Independent Guide to New York City 2016 (Travel Guide)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Writing by New York Locals, The Independent Guide to New York City 2016 is the perfect way to plan your visit to the city that never sleeps. Get a neighborhood by neighborhood guide with attractions, dining options and accommodation; learn about NYC's transport system and etiquette; know where to shop and get the best take-out; learn about seasonal events; and use our exclusive maps to get around.
Chronicles of a Shipwreck in Jamaica
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
How a Canadian travel blogger recklessly abandoned her cushy life in Canada and moved to Jamaica, in ways that she would never recommend to anyone. A humorous journal that details the build up to a move that was destined to happen, and accounts of the aftermath of her decision.
New Zealand with a Hobbit Botherer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
What should you do if your spouse becomes addicted to the Lord of the Rings movies and swoons at the very mention of Orlando Bloom's name? (Thud. Quick, fetch the smelling salts.) How about taking the advice of a strange apparition that reveals itself in a dream, who recommends touring New Zealand in an effort to prove that its sheep pastures aren't really filled by frolicking Hobbits.
Walking Birds & Jumping Geckos - Intriguing Tales About Interesting Places On The Island Of Kauai
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The stories in this book encompass a wide variety of events and island happenings that can’t be found in any travel guide. My hope is that the book will give you a glimpse of Island life and after having read it that you will feel that you have been to the island.
Oedipus on a Pale Horse, Journey through Greece in Search of a Personal Mythology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Anyone traveling to Greece should consider taking this book with them. It contains both archaeological and mythological information on most the major and some of the minor sites throughout Greece and the western coast of Turkey. Painstakingly researched and documented. It's a catalyst for the mixture of all the components of the existential traveling experience.
Vegan City Guides Sydney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by Vegan City Guides. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
The Vegan City Guide to Sydney contains dozens of detailed reviews of vegan, vegetarian and vegan-friendly restaurants, shops, events and markets in Sydney, along with insider's advice on what to expect as a vegan traveling to Sydney, more Sydney resources for the vegan traveler and a link to an online map showing the locations of every establishment listed in the guide.
A Walking Tour of Georgetown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Washington DC's Georgetown from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
India for Idiots
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
A funny, informative guide to the culture and etiquette of India. From why the cow is holy to a step by step guide to hand signals and head wobbles, India for Idiots attempts to demystify India for beginners.
Footpaths and fishing boats : growing up in Nipper's Harbour
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Memoirs: girl growing up in remote Newfoundland fishing port, 1950s-1960s, Canada
Walking Guide to the Vía de la Plata and the Camino Sanabrés
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: British English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A practical guide to walking the Vía de la Plata, a pilgrimage route from the South of Spain to Santiago de Compostela.
Culture Briefing: Italy - Your Guide To Italian Culture and Customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: Italy provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Italian people. Whether traveling to Italy, working on a class paper or doing business with the Italians, you'll find Culture Briefing: Italy an invaluable resource.
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / Pictorial
(5.00 from 1 review)
When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
Camino de Santiago - Practical Preparation and Background
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This guide to preparation for the Camino contains the following: Planning and Preparation: advice on when to walk, which part to walk, what to bring (clothes, equipment, etc.), what not to bring (very important), travel to your starting point, internet resources and budgeting.
The Road Winding Among the Mountains - Story of an Epic Bicycle Journey to the Richtersveld Mountain Desert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This book tells the story of a one-man journey on a mountain bike to that barren, inhospitable region in the north-western part of South Africa, known as the Richtersveld. The journey started on 18 October 1993, and ended almost a month later on 15 November.
A Walking Tour of St. Augustine, Florida
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of St. Augustine, Florida is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Following Marco Polo's Silk Road
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The book, Following Marco Polo’s Silk Road, is a personal account of a couple’s journey as they follow the footsteps of the legendary traveller, Marco Polo. As independent travellers, they explore the lands and the people along the mythical Silk Road. This is a graphic account about the lives of the people that they met along the way.
Culture Briefing: China - Your Guide to Chinese Culture and Customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: China provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Chinese people. Whether traveling to China, working on a class paper or doing business with the Chinese, you'll find Culture Briefing: China an invaluable resource.
Vegan City Guides Taipei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Vegan City Guides. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
Vegan City Guides Taipei contains detailed information of where to eat and shop in Taipei, an insider's advice on what to expect as a vegan travelling to Taipei, what to expect from Taiwanese cuisine and how to know if it is vegan-friendly, more Taipei resources for the vegan traveller, a list of useful translations and a handy map showing the location of every establishment listed in the guide.