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My Thai Eye
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wry look at Thai life by British ex-pat, Edwin Tipple. In his many extended visits to Thailand, he never ceases to be amazed by ordinary Thai people: the way they organise things - like the way they travel - their kindness and outlook on life. All, except one, of the twelve short tales in this book are amusing experiences you're unlikely find in any travel guide.
Flying Space Available on Military Aircraft
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You set the price! Words: 20,870. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This is a short exercise in formatting the images and getting hyperlinks to work with Smashwords. The book itself is the second in a series that will detail the ways to fly space available on military aircraft. This is for retired veterans who qualify for retirement benefits. The active duty military personnel can presently fly space available as well as their families. We have used AMC data.
A Gigantic Whinge on the Celtic Fringe
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Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a circumnavigation of Ireland aboard my 27ft yacht in 2011. From the Forth I went round Ireland anti-clockwise, which people tell me is the ’wrong way round’. Most of the journey was sailed solo. I skirted a lot of the bits of the ‘Celtic Fringe’. By sea Celtdom doesn't look so much a 'fringe' as the centre, a fact which I rant about quite a lot
Floating Low to Lofoten
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Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a trip to the Norwegian Arctic aboard my 27ft yacht. In 2008 we crossed the North Sea from the Firth of Forth, then cruised north to the Lofoten Islands and back. Most of the journey was sailed solo. It's a tale about a perfectly ordinary journey through some of the most stunning scenery - and easiest cruising waters - in the world.
Cabin Number 5
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Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
Cabins float in a cut-off fjord of British Columbia’s south coast, where mountains drop into the sea and lifestyles focus on self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. One man tackles an on-going dream to construct a floating cabin on Powell Lake, from the water up – not his first, but his finest. A study of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea.
Finding a Big Arkansas Diamond
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Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 1 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The author has found over 200 diamonds at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park. He writes from his personal experiences and tells how he and his brother narrowly missed finding a big, 8.61-carat gem.
Tales from Brookgreen: Gardens, Folklore, Ghost Stories, and Gullah Folktales in the South Carolina Lowcountry
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(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.
Skagerrak and Back
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Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Skagerrak and Back” is the story of my North Sea circuit aboard my 27ft yacht. This is not a tale of astonishing derring-do and bravery in the face of insurmountable odds. Neither does it purport to be a pilot book or sailing directions. It’s just the story of an achieveable summer cruise aboard a seaworthy wee boat.
Air Travel with Children
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Anna Gooz shows you that air travel with kids is not only practical, it can be turned into an enjoyable and rewarding experience for everyone. The author shares her own experience of traveling with her disabled daughter, and offers invaluable advice on how to look after yourself and the children before, during and after the flight.
Travel around the world - the ultimate guide to plan your big trip!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Planning a Round the World trip? Wether you´re taking a break from your 9 to 5 job or right after uni, this book will get you on the way! Fully packed with information on flight tickets, route planning, financial issues, packing list and working opportunities abroad, it will show you how to plan your RTW trip. Read travel reports from experienced globetrotters and get inspired!
Valhalla Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, near Los Angeles, was founded in 1923, and is the oldest cemetery in the San Fernando Valley. Although more closely associated with the aviation industry than entertainment, Valhalla contains the graves of many well-known and legendary entertainers and celebrities, and this book provides a detailed guide to find their final resting places.
19th Year: A Memoir of 1972-1973
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
(3.00 from 1 review)
19th Year: A Memoir of 1972-1973 covers my first hitchhiking trip across country, protesting at the 1972 Republican Convention in Miami and traveling rough through Europe and North Africa.
Tro-tros and Potholes, West Africa: Solo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
During four months of traveling rough in West Africa, Laura Enridge thrilled friends and family back home with her vivid stories, often written in “stinky internet cafés with sticky keyboards.” Here, her unedited emails are mingled with more detailed memoirs. Together they form a wonderful collection of human stories, written straight from the heart.
Address: Everywhere
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Address: Everywhere is a true account which follows a thirtieth birthday spent traveling the world. After leaving her successful, responsible career and life in Wisconsin, Kari and her husband head out around the world to fulfill a dream and discover themselves. Through nine months and six continents of travel, the book relays heartwarming, inspiring and sometimes hilarious tales of the journey.
An Ugly American in Canadia *how to speak Canadian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A fun guide to Canada. Filled with translations of Canadian words, history, french and metric conversions, things you may notice that are different than the US, their holidays, famous Canadians, and Canadian gifts to the world.
Manchester Music Tours
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Following the success of "Morrissey's Manchester", a guide book dedicated to locations associated with The Smiths, author Phill Gatenby has put together several tours featuring other world famous Manchester bands from the Buzzcocks via Joy Division to Oasis. An interesting guide for anyone with an interest in British music.
Morrissey's Manchester
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lyrically unique, Morrissey saw post-industrial Manchester differently; where most recognised the derelict remains of a Victorian powerhouse, he saw humour, where there was post-industrial squalor, he felt the frisson of romance. This is a guide to the places that inspired The Smiths' lyricist and is an essential guide to understanding the city and how it continues to inspire devotion.
Grand Tours - Tour 7 - Plymouth & Touring Cornwall
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Series: Grand European Tours, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,910. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
2nd Iss Oct 2013. Cornwall has over 300 miles of enchanting coastline. This tour takes you from the rugged cliffs & surfing beaches of the Celtic Sea to windswept moors & the beautiful balmy beaches of the Cornish Riviera. It visits medieval castles, peaceful gardens, historical towns, quaint fishing villages & smugglers haunts; all the while exploring the rich history of this beautiful county
American Aussie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
On a Greencard Roadtrip Staying at Citizen Hotel. Find out about the intricate process of obtaining a greencard from a first-person account - blood, sweat & tears. Well, no blood really, but an awful lot of drama, where you'll learn one of life's biggest lessons… Be a part of a powerful personal story, where persistence and hard work can lead.
Planet Explorers Space Mountain: A Travel Guide for Kids
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Space Mountain is one of the most famous theme park rides of all time. And with good reason—this super-fun indoor roller coaster lets riders feel as if they're traveling through outer space. This guidebook has a section for each of the five versions of the ride. Check out the pictures, click on the hyperlinked text, and most of all, share all the fun facts about Space Mountain with your family!