Free travel Kindle books for 05 Aug 18

500 Random Facts: about Japan (Trivia and Facts about the Countries Book 8)

by Lena Shaw

Did you know there is a whole island full of rabbits in Japan? Have you heard that outside of Japan, the majority of Japanese live in Brazil? What do you know about Hello Kitty toilet paper and vending machines, selling fake used ladies’ underpants? If you’re a fan of the Japanese food, culture, history, and architecture, this book is for you.

500 Random Facts about Japan is the eighth book in the series Trivia and Facts about the Countries. The author has tried to make it even better than the previous few books, considering all the feedback received.
This book is a gold-mine of random facts about magnificent Japan. All content is unique, hopefully, thrilling, and family-friendly. Some of these facts are completely chin-dropping, while the others are simply entertaining. Facts describe both history and the aspects of modern life in Japan; its politics, celebrities, athletes, philosophers, and some less-known Japanese people. No matter what you like more – Japanese cartoons, martial arts, historical references, or whether you just need some travel hints – in any case, you will find something great and new to learn from this book.

The examples of random facts about Japan are below.

Owning a sword or a handgun is illegal in Japan.

The only Japanese survivor from the Titanic, Masabumi Hosono was considered a coward in his homeland because he hadn’t died with everyone else.

Yunessun Spa Resort offers a Green Tea Spa, a Coffee Spa, a Red Wine Spa, as well as a Japanese Sake Spa. And wait for it – a Ramen-Noodle Spa!

Japan accepted refugees, who were Jewish, during the Second World War, in spite of the fact that Japan was allied with Nazi Germany.

A Japanese marathon runner quit the Olympics in 1912 and went back to Japan. But he didn’t tell the officials about that. Because of this, he was marked as a missing person in Sweden for fifty years.

It’s the land of the sun, rice, sumo, samurais, exceptional food, and even more spectacular customs. Yes, that’s Japan, an island country that perfectly juggles with being a fantastic economy, having rich traditions, and constantly trying to be better. Japan is poised to stun and amaze you, make you fall in love with it and yet keep your eyebrows up. So, explore this unique culture with these 500 breath-taking facts about Japan that will provoke you to jump off your feet and start packing your bags!

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Practical Curiosity: The Guide to Life, Love & Travel

by Alex Berger

Like Dim Sum for the curious mind.

Practical Curiosity delivers a collection of easily consumable insights into what it means to be a well rounded, curious and passionate individual. From carefully crafted professional advice to altering how you engage with your peers, Practical Curiosity is passionate, and unlike any other inspirational book you’ve read.

Alex Berger combines a series of grounded thought exercises with comical and insightful life advice drawn from first-hand experiences and tailored directly to explaining many of the key challenges that arise in the lives of driven individuals.

This is the perfect read for polymaths with a thirst for knowledge or if you’ve been attracted by the ideal of being a renaissance man or woman and often struggle with the complexities that result from being a highly driven generalist.

In Practical Curiosity, you will gain new ways of exploring and relating to key parts of a life well lived. At the same time, you will gain tools and strategies for explaining topics you’ve long struggled to communicate with friends, loved ones, and colleagues.



Syros. The noble heart of the Cyclades: Culture Hikes in the Greek Islands

by Denis Roubien

You want to discover the cultural treasures of the Greek islands? This is the book for you.
Syros, the heart of the Cyclades, includes two very different settlements:
Ano Syros. A shelter from pirates, a cultural centre with some of the first schools in Greece and today a rare medieval fortified town.
And Hermoupolis. The former residential, cultural, commercial, and industrial centre of Greece.
The world’s largest neoclassical ensemble. A feast of images.
This book, based mainly on a large number of photos, with concise historical and architectural explanations, endeavours to give a glimpse of this cultural richness to the visitor who desires to discover it.
Map included



Cantonese Dictionary: Edition Number 1

by Lawrence Chui

This small dictionary is an affordable reference guide ideal for any readers who have an interest in learning the vocabularies of Cantonese language.

This book is divided into two sections being English to Cantonese dictionary and Cantonese to English dictionary. All the lexical entries are arranged in alphabetical order first section of this book. All the lexical entries are sorted base on the number of strokes in the second section of the dictionary.

This dictionary uses Sidney Lau Cantonese Romanisation System for all the Chinese characters including the unique ones of Cantonese to indicate the actual Cantonese pronunciation by native speakers.



HOTEL STORIES PART ONE: BEHIND THE SCENES (PART 1)

by CLYDE PAIN

This is the first book of a HOTEL STORIES BEHIND THE SCENE series. I will publish one book of stories per month. In every book there will be 20 short, fun and crazy stories that happened to me while workig in a hotel industry. I made it short and fun to read plus all the stories are 100% real. Enjoy;)



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