Books tagged: hot springs

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Through the Year at Kusatsu Onsen
Price: Free! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Resorts & spas
Kusatsu Onsen is a picturesque hot springs town located northwest of Tokyo in Gunma Prefecture. As one of the country's top onsen, guests from around the world flock to Kusatsu for its healing waters and relaxed atmosphere year round. Through personal essays from visitors, this book highlights the beauty of this truly unique place that continues to be a top destination in Japan.
A Travel Guide to Cody, Wyoming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
The Travel Guide to Cody, Wyoming features information about the Buffalo Bill Center of the West Museum, the historic Irma Hotel, Cody Nite Rodeo, other special events and travel tips for accommodations, restaurants, shopping areas and much more.
Hot Tubs of Mammoth Lakes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
Directions, map, and geology of Mammoth Lakes' area natural free hot tubs.
New Zealand Photo Journal #23: Trekking Copland Track
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
In this 23rd volume I will hike with my cycling friends along the legendary Copland Track. After pedaling from Fox Glacier to the trailhead, we hiked 18km along the turquoise-blue Copland River; traveled through spooky fern forests and timidly crossing over a trio of huge suspension bridges to the Welcome Flat's hot springs. I hope you enjoy these images and travel thoughts.
Naked Communication
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Japanese naked communication was once too much for prudish American sailors to take, but attitudes had changed significantly by the time Marilyn Monroe arrived in Tokyo on her honeymoon. Today, people come from all over the world to engage in the practice, often unaware that there is more to it than just hot water. Here, I discuss the dynamics of communal bathing from a multicultural perspective.
Photographer of the Early West, the Story of Arundel Hull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
This biography recounts the intriguing history of Arundel C. Hull one of the west's earliest photographers. In his early 20’s he captured many early images along the UP Railroad across Nebraska and thru Wyoming. In 1869, Hull and William Jackson followed the railroad on to Promontory, Utah. Later he opened his Gallery in Fremont Nebraska, becoming leader in this early mid-west town.
A Few Happy Endings - Stories of overpopulation and rescue in the South
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
With great courage, compassion and candor, three of our Paws & Claws volunteers share their stories of life as an animal rescuer in the South. Despite the neglect and abuse, within these stories are many heartwarming moments and astounding miracles in the journey of these animals' lives to their loving forever homes.
Tempting Taine
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Wharekohu Bay. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Verity Samuels is horrified to discover that Taine Hunter is back in town - and he needs her help. Taine has never forgiven Verity for breaking his heart all those years ago - but when he discovers her secret, he will stop at nothing to win her back...
A Guest for Halloween - Redux Edition
Series: A Lex & Ricky Mystery, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Galloping tale of two brothers discovering their native roots upon being transplanted from the big city to "the boonies." Legends of the Old Ones have been told for countless generations before the Europeans came. Has something changed or have they always been there, watching? REDUX Edition - Complete original story of A Guest for Halloween with additional chapters and alternate ending.
Yellowstone National Park: First Of The Last Wild Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Established in 1872, Yellowstone was the world's first national park. A land of magic and mystical waters, it has long been a place of reverence for many Americans. Former Chief of Interpretation at Yellowstone, George Robinson writes passionately and eloquently about this landscape that is so dear to his heart. Geysers, wildlife, and a long human history are beautifully and lovingly portrayed.