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An Antipodean Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is an overland travelling adventure from London to Sydney with a twist - we tell the ludicrous truth! What's it like being cooped up with a friend for an entire year in a slapstick Land Rover sweatbox, breaking down in almost every country, getting robbed, viewing some amazing charity work, riding elephants, cowering in Army bases and bribing police? Great fun, as it turns out!
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.
Chilling Out In Ibiza (By Staying Through The Winter)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,430. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chilling out in Ibiza (by staying through the winter) tells the tale of life on the island of Ibiza. When Don C. Andrews took a job at the island's international school, he had no idea that he would be joining an astonishing community of eccentrics. This is a story of a beautiful island an an extraordinary time, which will enchant and captivate Ibiza insiders and newcomers alike.
China or Bust! a rookie's guide to living and surviving in China as an ESL teacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Lana, little travelled, staid, bored, was desperate for some excitement in her life. She and her husband stunned the family by going to China as ESL teachers. Read about the fabulous experiences they had travelling and teaching. This book also contains much information for anyone planning to visit China or go there to work, either as a teacher or in any other fiel
Bangkok People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The profiles, mostly written for the Manager Magazine, before the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis of which the magazine ended up a victim, was from the time of Bangkok booming. Will it ever get quite up to those good-time heights again? Dig in and enjoy these vignettes of the real people who populated this wonderful city.
Thai Jinks
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 74,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Through the eighties and nineties and into the new century we followed the humorous adventures of Jim Eckardt in both of Bangkok's daily English language newspapers, the Bangkok Post and the Nation. You see, things happened to Jim. It often involved beer. Some of these things weren't so good, but they were always funny and never dull.
Requiem for a Vagabond: Middle Aged in the Middle East
Series: English Teacher X: The Burnout Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
At age 40, English Teacher X makes a major life change. He leaves behind a world of debauchery and drunkenness in Russia, and takes a job in the strictest Islamic Kingdom in the Middle East. His life suddenly full of sunshine, sobriety, and an adult-type salary, he finds himself content. But things rarely run smoothly in the world according to ETX, and soon he finds himself adrift again ...
Best Hiking in Southwest Colorado around Ouray, Telluride and Silverton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
An opinionated guide to the best hikes in the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado around three great base camps; Ouray, Telluride and Silverton. The hikes range from 6 to 12.5 miles per day. The guide describes the base camps, identifying local service, nearby attractions and non-hiking day activities. Trails include detailed descriptions, ratings, elevation profiles, maps and photos.
Iceland: A Stormy Motorcycle Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: 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.
Why Should I Learn to Speak Italian?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Find out why you should learn the world’s most beautiful language, Italian, and how you can achieve fluency more effectively. Here, you will read about a simple but effective course of self-study, experience the magic of the Italian language and discover how to not just speak it, but to think and feel it. Your journey to Italian fluency starts today!
Chinese Verbs for Everyday Use
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 36,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
Helpful Features Include: 1.Quick Index Find the verbs quickly and easily. 2.Pronunciation Guide Learn the tones and how pinyin is pronounced. 3. Verb Tense Guide Learn how verb tenses are expressed in Chinese.
Tourism and Travel in Ancient Egypt: Travel Like an Egyptian
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
"Tourism and Travel in Ancient Egypt," a new book written by Mohammed Ahmed, a tourism specialist, presents investigations on one of the ancient Egyptian mysterious topics, which has been unsatisfactory discovered and researched, is related to the matter of “travels in ancient Egypt”. It meets the interests not only for the Egyptologists but also for everyone,
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
Strong Camino Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A Newfoundland grandmother decides to spice up her life of retirement by walking the 790-kilometre Camino Francés. She experiences pain and homesickness and overcomes many fears along the way from Torbay, Newfoundland to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The people she meets along the trail are her greatest joy.
Vodkaberg: Nine Years in Russia
Series: English Teacher X: The Burnout Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,490. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In the year 2000, English Teacher X moved to the bankrupt, frozen, desolate country of Russia, seeking a quiet life. Instead, he found himself the center of attention of the gorgeous, sexy, amoral, and abundant female population of the city of Vodkaberg. At first bewildered and uncomfortable with the attention, he soon found himself staying far longer than he had planned, and longer than was wise.
Bicycle Voyages: Elements of a Successful Cycling Tour
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Ever dreamed of taking off across your state, your country, or maybe even the world on your bicycle? Just you, whatever you can carry, and the road? Then Bicycle Voyages is the ultimate resource to help you make that dream a reality. Emily Metzloff, a seasoned bike tourist and former tour leader, walks you through everything you need to know about planning and executing a successful tour.
With Open Arms: Short Stories of Misadventures in Morocco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When Matthew had to renew his European visa, his point of exit was obvious: he was going to Morocco. Memories of his previous trip filled him with anxiety. What was he thinking? After everything that had happened, did he really want to go back? Scams. Altercations. Mishaps. But also humor and beauty. His curiosity overcoming his fears, his second trip would prove as unforgettable as the first.
Memoirs of a Coward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The morning after learning that he was to be a father for the third time, the author left home on a solitary trip through Europe. This slim memoir, filled with anecdotes and commentary on European and American life, is, most of all, a meditation on love and desire. Beware of journeys that begin quietly, the author discovers: they might end up changing your life.
The Kiwi Sisters' Camino de Santiago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the French Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
The Oxford Tribe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The city of dreaming spires. Eden meets academia. The stuffiest place in Britain, and the silliest too. Oxford is many things to many people, but for Peter Rudiak-Gould, newly arrived as a student of anthropology, it was the most exotic tribe he could hope to study (and join). Part memoir, part field guide, The Oxford Tribe will entertain the seasoned traveler and the armchair philosopher alike.