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Buddha On The Bus
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Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nate Damm shares a short travel story about a long bus ride. When everything goes wrong, Nate finds himself focusing closely on the characters around him for some entertainment as the trip is delayed time and time again. His seatmate during the trip is a strange young man named Bud, whose odd antics are questioned by everyone on the bus.
A Primer for Pilgrims
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Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This concise nonfiction eBook sets out key pilgrimage principles learned over the millennia, and also relates true stories of epic and important North American pilgrimages unfolding in our era. A pilgrimage is, of course, a journey, not only outward to a faraway place, but also, inevitably, inward toward spiritual growth, and to help maintain the balance of our land, our planet, our lives.
Memphis - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Memphis, whether you came to see Elvis’s mansion at Graceland or soak in the Blues on Beale Street. “I’d been to Nashville before, but never Memphis, so my wife and I decided to give it a try. We loved the town.” --- Fred G, Tacoma "I found three restaurants I’d never even heard of.” --- Archie, B., Wilmington
Wake Up Time
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Price: $7.48 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
Havana Casas Particulares: Reviews and Photos of The Best Apartment Rentals in Vedado, Cuba
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Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The following mini-guide is a list of some of the best and cheapest casas particulares in Havana. These are independent, privately owned apartments and rooms which can be rented throughout Cuba. By renting one of the casas particulares in this guide, you will have the opportunity of experiencing Havana life from a local perspective, avoid tourist traps, and save a lot of money.
A Thailand Diary Volume 1 January - June
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A virtual look at Thailand and the Thais through the pages of a diary. You will meet, from the comfort of your armchair, real Thais. From bankers to farmers, from rich to poor. From the very young to the very old. Read the exploits of people like Bancha, Banjawan, Dao, Weelai and Sawat. You'll get to know them as if you know them in person An authentic view of the country and its people.
The Little Russian Mission Letters
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I arrived in Alaska in July 1969, accompanied by my wife Suzie, as a VISTA Volunteer. A few days in Anchorage were followed by several weeks of Yupik Eskimo language training at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. This training was offered to those of us who had been assigned to Yupik villages.
The Updated South African Story
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 134,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An easy-to-read collection of entertaining commentaries covering every aspect of South Africa, written especially for the foreign visitor, or anyone who just wishes to know more about South Africa without having to purchase a library or enrol in a university.
The Wrong Shade of Yellow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I was middle aged and homeless, soon to be penniless, and really and truly no different from that bag lady sitting on the bench over there. I couldn’t jack it in and go home, because I didn’t have a home to go to anymore. The bicycle and the tent were now home. Wherever I found myself on any given night was now home. And that meant, for tonight, Genoa Piazza Principe Railway Station was home.
Reisgids naar Sterrenland
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: Dutch. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Other
Op zoek naar een vakantieaders? Dan is Sterrenland misschien wel iets voor jou! Dit land heeft alles te bieden voor de cultuursnuiver en avonturier. Ga waar nog geen mens geweest is.
BloggyBook Cumbria June 2014
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Series: BloggyBook, Cumbria June 2014. Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Come to Cumbria they said, It will be lovely they said, Rains most of the time they said, Or did it?
Coffee Für Tod
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Getting a morning cup of coffee is a cherished daily ritual the world over. But while travelling this custom can become both an adventure and an ordeal. More often than not the desire for a fix coupled with the exchange of money can overcome any cultural or language obstacles...but then sometimes you find yourself at a train station in Berlin, Germany on a cold winter morning.
Oktoberfest München
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: German. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Das Oktoberfest in München, das auch die »Wiesn« genannt wird, ist das größte Volksfest der Welt. Dieser Ratgeber wird viele Fragen beantworten, die so manch ein Besucher hat. Lehnen Sie sich zurück, lesen sie die Infos, und dann bleibt nur noch, sich auf die Wiesn zu freuen, und die Tage zu zählen, wenn die weltweit größte Party der Welt startet.
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!
10 Things You Need to Know: A Practical Guide for Internationals Moving to the U.S.
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Price: Free! Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Moving to a new country is one of the hardest things you can do. Learning another language. Connecting to a new community. Adapting to an unfamiliar culture. These adjustments take years, but this practical guide provides information that will make your move easier. All ten themes are inspired by the author’s personal experiences and those of her many International friends. Welcome to the U.S.A.!
El buscador de sonrisas
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Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
El poder del pensamiento positivo, la satisfacción de cumplir los sueños o la grandeza de la solidaridad humana, son algunas de las enseñanzas que descubre el autor en un viaje a pie de dos mil kilómetros por Europa con únicamente lo básico para subsistir. El buscador de sonrisas es el resultado de ese periplo...
200+ Ways to Save Money in Madrid
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Find more than 200 ways to save money on your trip and stay in Madrid. Enjoy the best and most typical pastimes in Madrid without breaking your bank!
Once Upon a Time in the East
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Isaan. Northeast Thailand. The furthest reaches of Old Siam. No coastline; no glistening lengths of powdery white sand; no Pad Thai-obsessed tourists; no touts; no taxis; no beggars; no hedonistic nights of extreme debauchery. Nothing. Just a whole lot of jungle. During a visit to Bangkok, I once saw a rack of t-shirts proclaiming that ‘good guys go to heaven and bad guys go to Pattaya’. Nothing f
Vultures Overhead: Over the Hill in Cuba.
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It’s time for JO CARROLL to pack her rucksack again, and this time she’s heading west, to Cuba, to search behind the salsa, the crumbling facades and the old cars to try to discover how Cuba makes sense of herself.
Everything is possible. A journey to India in 2000
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A photo book made by a very young woman traveling alone in INDIA. After years she decided to publish that amazing collection of images and notes from a diary.