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From Jarrow to Java (on a beer scooter)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A book based on some of the unique characters and situations encountered in the course of a large construction project in East Java during a crucial time in Indonesia’s history .The cast includes all the usual suspects Europeans, Australians, Americans etc. but the starring roles are Indonesians.The account is based around the job, the impact on the area, the people, the ladies, the pubs, the prob
From Here To Paris -- Get laid off. Buy a barge in France. Take it to Paris.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
The corporate world had dumped me; given me a pat on the back and said, "have a nice life." I thought, "why the hell not?" So I bought an ancient canal barge in France and set off to live a dream. This is the story of how we dragged that old tub all the way through France and into Paris, to live in the shadow of Notre Dame. It was kicking and screaming, laughing and crying, but we made it. Voila!
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
Live and Retire in Cambodia The Easy Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
Cambodia is the new Thailand! The hottest new country in Southeast Asia! Written especially for those interested in Cambodia's beautiful,friendly,and available women; this is also a comprehensive, very enjoyable to read, great photo filled guide to traveling, moving to, and retiring to Cambodia. Take action! Cambodia offers a safe, cheap, warm, friendly, exciting, fascinating place for you to be.
101 Disneyland Tips
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
101 Disneyland Tips is based on years of visiting Disneyland and experiencing its magic in many forms. Whether you have one day to spend at the park, or many, the practical advice in this book is packaged into useful tips that help make your visit less stressful and more enjoyable. With the knowledge Cam openly shares, you’ll be ready to conquer The Happiest Place on Earth like an informed pro.
Where the Battles Weren't
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Where The Battles Weren’t is a book about ten towns in the western United States who share a name with an important Civil War battle. From Gettysburg, South Dakota to Winchester, Oregon and Petersburg, Alaska to Vicksburg, Arizona, Where The Battles Weren’t takes readers on an exciting ride across the American West.
Camping with the Communists: The Adventures of an American Family in the Soviet Union
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
The ultimate road trip! This inspiring memoir follows the Gildens as they camp their way across 3,800 miles of the Soviet Union in the adventure of a lifetime. Join them as they struggle with the Soviet bureaucracy, go face to face with the KGB, steal toilet paper, smuggle a diamond, and say "Nyet!" to the border guards. "Camping" is a page-turning narrative that will amaze and delight you.
Richmonds of the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Richmond is the most named place on the planet. Richmond can be found in five continents and there are 55 Richmonds around the world. Read the fascinating story of these many Richmonds, the places, the people, the history, events and relationships.
THE GASOLINE TRAMP or AROUND THE WORLD ON A MOTORCYCLE (1912-1913)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Strap on your motorcycle helmet, slip on your leather jacket, boots and gloves. Join the Gasoline Tramp on the first and wildest motorcycle ride around the world.Described as the “longest, most difficult and most perilous motorcycle journey ever attempted,” this book recounts the 1912-1913 motorcycle ride around the world by Carl Stearns Clancy. After he completed his record setting global circu
The Red Rucksack
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
Thai Lite
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The selected scribblings of S. Tsow - linguist, theologian, philosopher and sage-in-residence of the City of Angels - writes authoritatively and eloquently on the burning issues of our time: the scourge of cellphones, the escalating price of noodles, the inanity of political correctness, not to mention beer drinking, bad medicine, backpacking in the old days and the boisterous bedlam of Bangkok.
Reiseleiter - Herr oder Diener
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: German. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Dieses Buch zeigt die Lebenswelt des Reiseleiters. Seine Strategien des Handelns auf Reisen. Durch Erzählungen, Anekdoten,Darstellungen und Interpretationen von Situationen, denen der Reiseleiter ausgesetzt ist. Der Illusion der Freiheit und Gemütlichkeit des Tätigkeitsbereiches, wie es aus der romantisch verklärten Sicht vieler Reisenden erscheint, steht eine ganz andere Realität gegenüber
The Baby Voyage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Baby Voyage is the inspirational and often humorous true account of one U.S. couple’s unconventional decision to pursue their dreams of living and studying abroad, even as they were expecting their first child, by spending a three month maternity leave traveling in Europe. It is not only a great read for travel enthusiasts but also anyone dreaming about what is possible.
Chiang Mai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Chiang Mai, eine Stadt im Norden von Thailand, ist eine exotische Stadt, die viele Besucher fasziniert. Es gibt eine äußerst sehenswerte Altstadt, mit historischen Tempeln, doch man kann hier auch Schlittschuhlaufen, obwohl die Stadt in den Tropen liegt. In diesem Buch werden die schönsten Attraktionen von Chiang Mai und der Umgebung beschrieben.
Isole erranti
Price: $2.70 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: Italian. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Sono storie di isole. Storie che ogni travel writer decide di adottare, di fare sue, di trasformare in narrazione fatta di parole ed emozioni. Quelle che lo sovrastano al punto di non fargli più capire da dove viene e dove sta andando. Emozioni vere.
Freeways to Flip-Flops: A Family's Year of Gutsy Living on a Tropical Island
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"A suburban family discovers that trading materialism for a simple life on a tropical island helps them reconnect in unexpected ways."
Alternative Reds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The first volume of a new generation of digital wine guides from Jason Wilson, Alternative Reds is a 130-pages guide to off-the-beaten-path red wines that offer a wine lover — whether a newbie or an experienced connoisseur who’s stuck in a rut — a different path into the world of wine, beyond the comfort zone of the usual pinot noir, cabernet sauvignon, or merlot.
Suilven's Travels: A Life Changing Celtic Odyssey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
In 1985 David Skelhon and his partner left behind promising careers and financial security to pursue their dreams and live closer to the Earth. Skelhon vividly tells a tale of high adventure, struggle and self-discovery aboard a small catamaran they built and later sailed across the rough and unforgiving coastal waters of England, Wales and Scotland during a 3 month voyage in 1990.
Gap Year Safety
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Prepare yourself for your gap year or backpacking trip, Gap Year Safety covers everything from preparation and research, what to take, how to stay safe and deal with difficult or dangerous situations abroad and is the essential resource for anyone preparing for their first round the world adventure.
Keep Your Head If You Move To France
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
France is wonderful but frustrating. There are all sorts of advantages to living there, but ‘Oh’ the disadvantages! Here is a glimpse of life just over the water showing what it’s really like. This isn't a practical, how-to-do-it book. It's a glimpse of how we did it, the mistakes we made, and some no-holds-barred comments on life in la belle France. There are things you should know ..........