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Adventure Travel - 16 stories from a world traveller hoping to provide little inspiration for your next travel adventure
Price: Free! Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
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.
The Expat's Pajamas: Barcelona
Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wise person observed that visiting a new place for a day makes you an expert but the longer you stay, the less you seem to know. From 2000 to 2005, I lived with my family in Sant Cugat, a Catalan village on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Most of these essays were written and published while avoiding work on my humorous historical novel, “No Roads Lead to Rome.”
Air Travel Handbook
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
2nd Edition This 144-page book would cost a lot more in printed form. Become a Savvy Air Traveler Flying is more enjoyable when you know what goes on behind the scenes. You can be taken to the front of the line and be treated like a celebrity passenger. Read the fascinating behind-the-scenes details of how the airline industry works.
All Things Austria
Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
CHADAR
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: Japanese. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
インド北部、平均標高3500メートルに達する山岳地帯、ザンスカール地方。雪と氷に閉ざされた極寒の地で一年に一度だけ現れる幻の道――人々はそれを「チャダル」と呼ぶ。
Campervan Capers 2
Series: Campervan Capers. Price: Free! Words: 12,770. Language: British English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Ongoing Adventures of a Campervanning Couple... With a first year of adventures under their belt, the campervanning couple embark on another year of mini capers. In this sequel to Campervan Capers, the author continues to blend travel tale with humour and practicality as she and her partner explore more sights (and sites) after the maiden year in their camper.
Seven Sacred Sites in the UK
Series: Sacred Sites, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(1.00 from 1 review)
Take a journey to sacred sites in Scotland, England and Wales.
In the Land of the Brother Leader
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Libya's Moammar Qaddafi ran one of the most terrifying police states in the world before an armed rebel movement tore his repressive regime apart. In the Land of the Brother Leader is award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten's alterately humorous, creepy, and occasionally touching portrait of a brutalized nation just a few short years before the end of an era.
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.
Adventures Underwater - 10 watery tales of excitement under the sea to whet your appetite for your own travel adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details some of the amazing underwater adventures found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Tokyo South
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Religious
In this largely autobiographical account of the author's two-year proselyting mission to Japan during the late 1970s, a Mormon missionary confronts an overzealous religious bureaucracy and his own growing doubts as the work of preaching the gospel is turned into a cynical game of numbers and spiritual one-upmanship.
Before The Shutter: Planning Your Next Travel Photography Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Written by a full-time nomadic photographer, "Before The Shutter" helps outdoor, travel and landscape photographers get the most out their next photography excursion by walking through the planning stages and all the necessary steps that happen before you take the shot. Highlights include researching locations, creating a shot list, and what to do before and after the shoot.
Easy Travels in South Africa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the latest release of the popular Easy Travels in South Africa guidebook, completely revised and updated in March 2012. The book is aimed at independent travelers who want to plan their own trip online and save money in the process. It is written from the perspective of a South African who has traveled extensively throughout the country.
Tales From The Wild Blue Yonder *Taking Mexico Flying*
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
The River
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On January 12, 1998, writer Mariellen Ward found her mother's body. She had died in the night of heart failure. The River is a free e-story about how the lilting waters of India's most sacred river helped her heal from the irreconcilable loss.
Loose Movement Part 1
Series: Loose Movement, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Loose Movement Part 1 is a collection of short pieces.It includes travel writing, film and music reviews and short stories, most of which have been published online.
Seeking Moksha in a Ford Fiesta
Price: Free! Words: 64,230. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author goes on an amazing 3,000-mile road trip through the heartland of India seeking spiritual experiences. His wife, his spiritual guide and another couple accompany him in a borrowed Ford Fiesta. They visit ancient cities and temples, get lost in jungles, endure breakdowns and meet interesting people. A must read for anyone interested in India, its mystical roots and the meaning of life.
90 Common French Phrases Every French Learner Should Know
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes, it is great to memorise some phrases that might come handy when in discussion with a French native-speaker. So, here I am sharing 90 common phrases in French, which I am sure you will find useful.
Wild Dogs and Nutters
Series: Buggering Around, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 38,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
in a time when Communism still ruled and mobile phones, the Internet and denture whitening were things of the future a deluded and ill equipped young couple set out on a 32,000km surreal adventure across some of the most remote areas in the world to break a 15 year old world record and prove to themselves that it's not 'evil' nations' you need to beware of but the people who tell you such toss!