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Asian Odyssey
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A glimpse into the cultural wonderland of Asia The stories in this book describe life in other worlds across the Asian continent where customs and cultures are far removed from our own. All describe places I visited and sights I witnessed such as the simple yet wonderful Lao courtship ritual, the cremations on the banks of the Ganges, and the Golden Triangle’s unique Opium Museum. Some tell of th
Water after War - Seasons in Angola
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Water after War tells about searching for drinking water during a cease-fire. In an African country three times larger than California, joy and tragedy coexist in a gorgeous, war-ravaged land where abductions, anarchy, and strolling through minefields form part of daily life. Welcome to Angola - where each day is beautiful, though bizarre.
See You In Kirk Yetholm: Tales From The Pennine Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Pennine Way. The grandfather of walking trails in the UK. For over 60 years walkers have been drawn to its journey across wild and empty moorland, murky bogs, cloud covered summits and endless rain. Yet somehow it has a hypnotic charm that persuades people to walk it, even if they never intended to do so.
Tourism in the countries of Europe (the encyclopedic reference book)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,320. Language: Russian. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The book "Tourism in the countries of Europe" is devoted to the geography of tourism in the countries of overseas Europe. The development of tourism in all, without exception, countries of Europe is analyzed. The book will be useful for tourists and all people interested in tourism.
The Path to Odin's Lake: a Scandinavian Soul Journey
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ex-news editor Jason Heppenstall, worn down by the constant drumbeat of dire tidings in the world, decides to set out on a journey of escape. With not much more than some walking boots, a notebook and a wooden staff he sets off from his old home in Copenhagen with a vague idea to “head north”. What follows is an adventure of escape, and a descent into a journey of the soul.
The Expat Partner's Survival Guide
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Price: $4.47 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A light-hearted but authoritative manual for anyone accompanying their partner on an overseas assignment.
Cargo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,500. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is slow travel, an Atlantic crossing the old way. No phone, internet, ice sculptures or dinner show with comic host. This is an account of what occurs when Jack convinces Meridith, instead of flying, to take a cargo ship home from Europe. It is a journey of nautical miles, knowledge and insight, good food, abiding friendship and transformation. Come aboard.
The LOS Diaries Part Three
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Twenty Years in South East Asia In this, the third instalment of “The LOS Diaries”, Mark Jones provides more experienced comment on the cultural nuances of a rapidly developing part of the world. Living the dream in South East Asia, the author once again mixes his own brand of laconic storytelling with humorous and insightful observations on the region. Expanding on his experiences in the area’s n
In Search of Me
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 126,260. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Carol Young set herself a challenge in 2004, to walk the length of Britain. The experience proved rewarding and life changing. In over 1200 miles of plodding the lanes and tracks of the UK, she met fascinating people, whose kindness and generosity helped to make the task enjoyable. There were glimpses of rare wildlife and breathtaking scenery too.
Sand in My Pants
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Fun romp around the world is the best description for this biographical journey of a scuba diver and her buddy/husband. Adventures and misadventures abound.
At Home on the Kazakh Steppe: A Peace Corps Memoir
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Just when her life felt right: new home, new grandchildren, and new career, Givens left it all behind and, with her new husband, joined the Peace Corps. Assigned to Kazakhstan, a country finding its own way after generations under Soviet rule, Givens must also find a way to be in a world different from what she expected. Will it be worth it?
Gumbi vs The World
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Price: Free! Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Travel comedy and chaos - follow Dot Gumbi as he explores Poland and America only to be hospitalized twice as he searches for a movie star, a monster, and the biggest ball of twine in the world. For fans of Bill Bryson.
Sailing the Caribbean Islands
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,710. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“What’s it REALLY like to sail the Caribbean islands?” We are frequently asked this question. For two seasons, we’ve sailed the island chain and this book relates our daily adventures. Whether you’re an armchair sailor, a lover of adventure in general or you are contemplating sailing down island yourself, we think you will enjoy sharing our many fun times and humorous incidents.
Here and There; This and That: Finding Adventure at Other Places and in Our Own Backyard
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Author Gib Check takes readers on an armchair tour of the world, providing personal touches as he and his wife, Ruth, unearth - for better or for worse - the many curiosities of cities and countrysides both near and far.
I Guess We Missed the Boat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Eight intrepid seniors, brought together by marriage and with retirement in common, sit reminiscing about their travel experiences. The memory banks open and hilarious events start to spill out. Each, at one time or another, has a role to play in the events that occur on their travels. Reviewers have termed it “laugh out loud hilarious”, “an exhilarating read” and “definitely a ride worth taking.
New Zealand Travellers’ Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,480. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Travel information for locals exploring NZ or overseas visitors travelling to the country – this is the ultimate companion for discovering Kiwi activities, accommodation, transport, events and more. Packed with information about exploring the North Island and South Island of NZ.
From Barcelona - Stories Behind the City, Second Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Springtime Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dubbed, “The Great Enchantress,” by art critic Robert Hughes, Barcelona was seducing visitors long before the city’s rise to a tourist hotspot following the Olympic Games in 1992. From Barcelona is a short story collection inspired by this cryptic city, its people and its buildings.
Otkudà - in bici sulla Via della Seta
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,810. Language: Italian. Published: March 18, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
1135 chilometri in sella a una mtb, 805 in auto e 980 in treno, tra Kirghizistan e Uzbekistan. Norman Polselli, dopo l’Islanda (Pedalando con i Troll, Gingko, 2012), torna a viaggiare in bicicletta per una nuova avventura, lungo uno degli itinerari più affascinanti e leggendari dell’Asia, la mitica VIA DELLA SETA, antico legame tra Oriente e Occidente.
The New Zealand Tour Commentary 2015
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The New Zealand Tour Commentary 2015 is the definitive work in New Zealand for tour drivers, local guides and international tour managers. Everything that tourists could ever want to know about is in this Bible of the New Zealand tourist highways.
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1967 the Peace Corps sent P. F. Kluge to paradise - or so the American possessions in Micronesia seemed. His assignment was as noble as it was adventurous: to help the people of those half-forgotten Pacific islands move from old to new, so that paradise would have prosperity and freedom as well as physical beauty. He immersed himself in the lives of the diverse peoples of the islands.