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Delayed Death - Temptation in Florence #1
Series: Temptation in Florence, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Delayed Death is Book #1 in the Temptation in Florence Series, a cozy murder mystery romance series with a strong dose of humor and romance. When a crisis occurs, right at the beginning of Delayed Death, and Carlina gives in to her domineering cousin's wishes, Carlina sets herself on a collision course with police Commissario Stefano Garini, and her eccentric Italian family doesn't help at all.
Behind the Albergue Door: Inspiration Agony Adventure on the Camino de Santiago
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A detailed and, according to the author's mom, hilarious account of the 5 weeks he and his wife spent hiking the popular 800 kilometre pilgrimage route, the Camino de Santiago, in the fall of 2012. It mixes stories, advice and humour in a way unique among travel books and is a terrific read for past pilgrims, future pilgrims, travel buffs, and those who simply love reading about people in pain.
The Dark Side of Disney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Bamboo Forest Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
THE DARK SIDE OF DISNEY reveals all of the tips, tricks, scams, and stories that THEY don’t want you to know about! Unabashedly unafraid of offending the family-oriented audiences catered to by other Disney travel guides, author Leonard Kinsey gives intrepid travelers access to the seamy, raunchy, and often hilarious underbelly of Walt Disney World.
Tales from Brookgreen: Gardens, Folklore, Ghost Stories, and Gullah Folktales in the South Carolina Lowcountry
Series: Tales from Brookgreen. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
History, Mystery, and Romance in the South Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace . . . A trickster rabbit . . . An ingenious slave . . . A shrieking droll . . . A fiancé returned from the dead . . . all come to life in this charming collection of ghost stories and folklore from Brookgreen Gardens, four former rice plantations where a rich Gullah culture once flourished.
The Ballad of Cinderella Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Discover the life-changing little book that Writer's Digest* calls "masterful", "a beautifully written memoir that reads like a novel", and "a gem”... A scapegoat leaves home to embark on a whirlwind romantic journey that takes her from the Cleveland slums to an ancient Spanish pilgrimage route. Includes a FREE bonus section! *WD Self-Publishing Contest (2014)
Don't Drink the Water
Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
So what the hell was I doing in South East Asia anyway? This was no spiritual journey of self discovery. As a matter of fact, self discovery was one of the things I was trying to avoid. From the constant conversations about cricket that arise from being an Australian in India to mushroom-induced comas in Laos, find out exactly how much fun is too much fun...
In the Shadow of Giants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In search of change, John and Maxine purchased and moved to a rundown olive grove and vineyard in Argentina, in Mendoza, at the foothills of the Andes. “In the Shadow of Giants” tells us their story of daily adventures, learning to become farmers, understanding the local mores, coping with the vagaries of the Andean climate, and discovering new realities on their travels to neighbouring lands.
Tea & Bee's Milk: Our Year in a Turkish Village
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Do you ever feel like running away, escaping the rat race, finding yourself—or the meaning of life? If your answer is "yes" you'll find inspiration in this charming series of essays by a couple who did just that. They quit their jobs, sold their house and car, and went to live in a tiny Turkish village beside the Mediterranean Sea. This is a delightful memoir of a memorable year
Grillin the Road
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Grillin’ The Road is an easy to read information-packed guide for healthy eating for and on the road. It is an invaluable source for truck drivers, travelers, tailgaters, and anyone wanting more than the brown bag or fast food meal. More than a collection of recipes; this book offers a method of cooking geared towards deliciously simple, healthy, and portable meals.
Leap: An African Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sarah sets off to test her mettle with three months of solo travel in Africa, but her plan is derailed when she meets Heath, a traveler on a motorcycle. She hops on the back to explore Africa in a new way, and together the friends battle malaria, snakes, and homicidal bus drivers. But the true adventure begins when Sarah leaves the comfort of Heath's friendship to venture out on her own.
A Daoist Journey into China: journal of a voyage into the interior
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism
(4.00 from 1 review)
A study of the Chinese concept of the dao ('the Way'), this unusual book is set against a 10,000-mile unescorted trip through the China of the 1980s, tinkling bicycles everywhere--no cars, no high rises and a typical income of $20 a month--were the norms. On a meditational journey that took him to temples and monasteries, Schwartz seeks to describe the experience of meditation from the 'inside.'
The Traveling Turdologist
Price: Free! Words: 49,450. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Travel broadens the mind, but traveling in the developing world can also loosen the bowels. The author describes the absurd, embarrassing and sometimes painful situations that he experiences while traveling in Latin America, Arabia and Asia. As he travels Wendell comes across an array of characters who will make the reader laugh, cringe or lose all hope for humanity. Not necessarily in that order.
A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the World: Diary of a Fearless Travel Agent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every travel agent has proclaimed, "Someday I'm going to write a book about all of this." Well, here it is. Annette Langer takes you along on her journeys to all seven continents: Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America, and even Antarctica. Sometimes her escapades are amusing and sometimes they're downright scary, but the tales of her explorations are always enlightening!
Teaching English in China
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Interested in teaching English in China? Not sure how to find a job opportunity or what to do once you've found one? Wondering if squat toilets are actually a thing? (They are, by the way) This ebook is your key to finding a job, reading a menu, and making the most of your time in the Middle Kingdom.
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.
Un viaje de palabras (MOBI)
Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Este libro es una colección de historias, anécdotas y escenas curiosas recopiladas por el autor a lo largo de diez viajes por distintos destinos de todo el mundo. Lugares tan diversos como París, La Habana, Roma o Bangkok muestran su lado más pintoresco a lo largo de más de medio centenar de artículos.
North to Alaska!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book takes you on a 3,200-mile bicycle expedition from Missoula, Montana to Anchorage, Alaska. You’ll read about my 73-day bicycle tour that was filled with adventures including a grueling ascent to Logan Pass in Glacier National Park, a scary standoff with a black bear in the Yukon, a daring dash through a forest fire, and a harrowing ride over the Top-of-the-World Highway.
Non Posso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: Australian English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-eight award-winning travel stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards, will take you on adventures to far-flung continents. They will amuse and entertain you in this anthology of travel themed tales by Australian and international short story writers.
Wild Harmony
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bears, wolves, buffalo, elk, moose, mountain lions, and wild people coexist within the Yellowstone ecosystem. Behind the curtains are countless individuals who spend their time clearing trail, patrolling the backcountry, rescuing lost hikers, attending to car accidents, responding to wild fires, and preserving the general order of things. Experience the people who ensure the Wild Harmony for all.
Louisiana's Sacred Places: Churches, Cemeteries and Voodoo
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » History of things
(4.00 from 1 review)
Packed with history, mystery and stunning photos, "Louisiana's Sacred Places" takes readers on a trail of hauntingly beautiful churches, cemeteries and Voodoo ceremonies. Travel the "cities of the dead" in New Orleans across the backroad bayous across south Louisiana. Anne Rice calls it: “Delightfully vivid bringing to life all the favorite haunts of the lively spirits both living and dead.”