Books tagged: asia travel

These results show books which have been specifically tagged with this keyword. You can also try doing a general search for the term "asia travel" .
You can also limit results to books that contain two tags.
Some content may be filtered out. To view such content, change your filtering option.

Found 17 results

On The Road To Heaven's Door: An Encounter with the Ultimate Reality
Price: $7.14 USD. Words: 58,870. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Yoga
After more than 20 years of unrelenting hatha yoga practice, in 1997, the author has a profound and mystical experience of Nirvikalpa Samadhi—an experience of the Eternal Self—which is recounted in vivid detail. This is a true story of self-realization.
It Ain't Heavy, It's My Luggage: Tips for Older Women Traveling Abroad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In a conversational style with tinges of humor, It Ain't Heavy, It's My Luggage: Tips for Older Women Traveling Abroad, delivers practical pointers and encouragement on how women in their 60s, 70s and beyond--whether going solo or with female friends or relatives--can travel overseas smoothly and safely while broadening their horizons. Nix the "I can't," because regret comes from not going at all.
Motions and Moments: More Essays on Tokyo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motions and Moments is the third book by Michael Pronko on the fluid feel and vibrant confusions of Tokyo life. These 42 new essays burrow into the unique intensities that suffuse the city and ponder what they mean to its millions of inhabitants.
The Mid-Life Crisis Continues
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
What now appears to be an addiction or an extension of a midlife crisis, Malcolm Teasdale seems hell-bent on traveling to destinations where most people would not consider. Whether it is trekking in the Himalayas, diving with the World’s largest fish, or hanging out in one of the seediest towns in Asia, the quest for adventure continues. Read this, and you'll want to leave town tomorrow..
The Year I Became a Nomad: A journey through Asia on a quest for freedom, love and happiness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
About to turn forty, Carlos quits his well-paid job in New York City to travel through Asia for a year, from Nepal to Japan, with the intention of becoming a writer and a photographer. After trekking high peaks, reaching remote cultures, having some interesting encounters and taking up vipassana meditation, the end of his long journey brings him something much more important than a new career.
The Worst Motorcycle in Laos: Rough Travels in Asia
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,270. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In The Worst Motorcycle in Laos: Rough Travels in Asia, author Chris Tharp recounts his misadventures in countries across the region he’s called home for the last ten years. Whether he’s losing his lunch on the boat ride to the disputed Dokdo islets or surviving a bus wreck on a Korean highway, Tharp delivers his tales with a mixture of honesty, wit, and humor.
Confessions of a Hostie - A Shopper's Guide to Asia (with bonus section on Australia & Pacific)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Shopping
From ritzy shopping centers to alleyway markets, Asia is an eclectic blend of remarkable shopping opportunities. Writer of the bestselling ‘Confessions of a Hostie’ series, Danielle Hugh, takes us on an entertaining journey through Asia’s exciting retail hubs. So pack an extra suitcase, fasten your seatbelt and dust off the credit cards... and let's go shopping.
Boomer Down: From Fast Lane to Crashed Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Quintessential Boomer Steve Meltzer was living the limo-licious life of a Mad Men-style ad executive in Hong Kong. Great money, eye-popping travel, blue-chip clients. Teak-paneled suites, top-shelf martinis and speaking gigs all over Asia. When his firm died, he returned, jobless but hopeful, to the US--and crashed. Here is his witty, brutally honest, before-during-after story (some heard on NPR).
Dispatches from the Peninsula: Six Years in South Korea
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Thousands of young adults pass through South Korea each year, teaching English in private schools that together make up one of the country's largest industries. Korea, long isolated by culture and geography, with a complex language and set of social mores, can be a difficult place to call home.
Siamese Dreams
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 107,930. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Two high school buddies escape America and begin a new life of fun and freedom in Thailand. They take new names, learn Thai, and experiment with sex, drugs and radical lifestyles -- from spectacular poverty to salacious stardom -- until a tsunami rolls ashore. Set amid the Asian economic boom, Siamese Dreams is rich with insights into relations across cultures and sexes.