Footprint Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook


Author: Ben Box,Robert Kunstaetter,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: Footprint Travel Guides
ISBN: 9781907263231
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 708
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Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador is a route for thrill-seekers! Footprint's 3rd edition Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook will take travellers off the usual 'Gringo Trail' to truly discover what this exhilarating region has to offer.The Amazon, the Andes and adventure, Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador has it all by the bucket load. Whether travellers fancy learning Spanish in Quito, following Darwin to the Galápagos Islands, trekking the Inca Trail, sailing across Lake Titicaca or driving across the great salt lake at Salar de Uyuni, Footprint's fully revised and updated 3rd edition Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook has it covered. With fantastic planning and essentials sections, mapping and great listings on where to eat, sleep and play this guide will be the only thing travellers need to pack.Comprehensive coverage of the main attractions, as well as guidance to help travellers get off the beaten track Suggestions of how to get the best from the region if time is short or money is tight Where to go whitewater rafting, trekking, horse-riding, mountain biking, wildlife watching and a whole lot more Amazing cultural & historical insights

Footprint Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook


Author: Daisy/ Kunstaetter Kunstaetter (Robert)
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910120040
Category:
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Footprint - Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador


Author: Ben Box,Geoffrey Groesbeck,Daisy Kunstaetter,Robert Kunstaetter
Publisher: Footprint Travel Guides
ISBN: 9781906098063
Category: Travel
Page: 672
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The first-ever guide to these 3 incredible countries is back for it's 2nd edition. Fully revised and updated to provide you everything you need to know, whether you want to learn Spanish in Quito; follow in Darwin's footsteps in the Galapagos islands; trek the alternative Inca Trail; hurtle down the most dangerous road in the world or drive across the world's largest salt lake. Take off and discover something out of the ordinary.

Footprint Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook


Author: Ben Box,Robert Kunstaetter,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: Footprint Travel Guides
ISBN: 9781907263231
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 708
View: 3584
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Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador is a route for thrill-seekers! Footprint's 3rd edition Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook will take travellers off the usual 'Gringo Trail' to truly discover what this exhilarating region has to offer.The Amazon, the Andes and adventure, Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador has it all by the bucket load. Whether travellers fancy learning Spanish in Quito, following Darwin to the Galápagos Islands, trekking the Inca Trail, sailing across Lake Titicaca or driving across the great salt lake at Salar de Uyuni, Footprint's fully revised and updated 3rd edition Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador Handbook has it covered. With fantastic planning and essentials sections, mapping and great listings on where to eat, sleep and play this guide will be the only thing travellers need to pack.Comprehensive coverage of the main attractions, as well as guidance to help travellers get off the beaten track Suggestions of how to get the best from the region if time is short or money is tight Where to go whitewater rafting, trekking, horse-riding, mountain biking, wildlife watching and a whole lot more Amazing cultural & historical insights

Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador


Author: Ben Box,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: Footprint Handbooks
ISBN: 9781904777342
Category: Travel
Page: 431
View: 7591
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With candid review of pubs and clubs, hostels and other places to stay, and outdoor recreational activities, this guide to Peru, Bolivia, and Ecuador features legendary locales and adventure destinations such as the Galpagos Islands and the world's most dangerous cycling road. 60 full-color photos. 50 maps.

Trekking Peru

A Traveler's Guide
Author: Robert Kunstaetter,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 159485873X
Category: Travel
Page: N.A
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• 30 detailed treks—from approachable 1–2 day walks to challenging, extended treks • Includes geography, geology, climate, culture, economy, and more • Detailed information on passports, communications, and other travel needs Among the most dynamic travel destinations in South America, Peru boasts a wealth of trekking opportunities through glaciated mountain ranges, cloud forests, and Amazon jungle. It features the world’s greatest ancient road, the world’s deepest canyon, and the world’s third-highest waterfall. The country’s 15,000-mile Inca road network, extensive archaeological remains, and rich living cultural traditions, combined with 50 million acres of protected natural parks and reserves, make Peru ideally suited to trekking-based travel adventure. Robert and Daisy Kunstaetter, trail-tested authors and adventurous expats, bring the high quality of work they are known for to bear on Peru’s excellent trekking options. This new, full-color guidebook features everything you’ll need to find and plan for treks in the country, including the necessary permits and documentation, cultural tips for responsible trekking, information on trekking infrastructure, maps, public safety, trail safety, staying healthy, and much more! Trekking Peru showcases nine different regions in the country, covering popular areas such as Cusco and Lake Titicaca but also less-traveled areas such as the Great Inca Road and more remote areas in the Central Highlands. The variety the Kunstaetters offer and their insights as locals in the region are what make this guide stand apart and prove especially useful.

Venezuela Handbook


Author: Alan Murphy,Mick Day
Publisher: Footprint Handbooks
ISBN: 9781900949583
Category: Venezuela
Page: 405
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A comprehensive updated guide to the beautiful South American country of Venezuela. From Angel Falls to the Caribbean, Venezuela's many and varied attractions are covered in depth for the independently-minded traveller.

British Bulletin of Publications on Latin America, the Caribbean, Portugal and Spain


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Latin America
Page: N.A
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Bolivia Handbook


Author: Alan Murphy
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780658006524
Category: Travel
Page: 480
View: 6670
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These brand-new or newly updated guides feature the authoritative and detailed coverage characteristic of all Footprint Handbooks. The authors are experts who have lived or worked in the countries they write about, and their prose will inspire readers to enjoy traveling as much as they do. -- Hands down the most current and authoritative resource for maps and vital global information -- Packed with up-to-date information, including highlights of virtually every town and site -- Includes money-saving tips, advice on staying healthy, and anecdotes on local history, culture, customs, and etiquette.

Peru Handbook


Author: Robert Kunstaetter,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: Footprint Handbooks
ISBN: 9781911082552
Category: TRAVEL
Page: 512
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From fiestas to the sights of the Machu Picchu & the Sacred Valley. Coverage of the top activities and sights in the region, including trekking, ancient ruins and surfing. With information and suggestions on how to get off the beaten track, from discovering the wildlife to enigmatic Inca sites

Chile Footprint Handbook


Author: Janak Jani
Publisher: Footprint Travel Guides
ISBN: 1906098786
Category: Travel
Page: 632
View: 3769
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Take off and explore the highest geyser, driest desert and one of the highest lakes in the world with this totally updated and revised 6th edition of Footprint's guide. It is loaded with crucial travel facts, the most up-to-date listings and informative background information. With its diverse geography, serenity and stunning natural beauty Chile is perfect for travellers wanting to escape from it allSpecial colour section giving the low-down on the stunning natural phenomena that Chile is renowned for Fantastic listings, whether you want to discover the vast array of adventure sports on offer, the great vineyards, or the many cultural heritage sites Janak lives in Valparaiso and knows the country extensively In-depth accommodation listings to suit every budget

South American Explorer


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: South America
Page: N.A
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Argentina Footprint Handbook


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781911082095
Category:
Page: 704
View: 9745
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Immense, intense and dramatic, Argentina is a land ofcontrasts. From sophisticated Buenos Aires, home to grand baroque buildings andthe mysteries of the tango, to the lush, jungled Iguazu Falls, down to theincredible frozen landscapes of Patagonia, Footprint’s Argentina Handbook willensure you discover the best of this incredible and varied country. Great coverage of sights and activities, from the plazas and vineyards of Mendoza to wild and icy Ushuaia Packed with information and suggestions on how to get off the beaten track from prehistoric cave art to Welsh teamrooms Includes comprehensive information on everything from transport and practicalities to history, cutlure and landscape Plus advice on where to stay, eating and drinking listings for every budget Full-colour planning section to inspire travellers and help find the best experiences From the colourful houses of La Boca to the crystalline waters around Bariloche, Footprint’s fully updated 8th edition will help you navigate this elegant and atmospheric country.

Footprint South American Handbook


Author: Ben Box
Publisher: Footprint Handbooks
ISBN: 9781904777465
Category: Travel
Page: 1802
View: 1290
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Take off and discover the magnificence of South America with the acclaimed 'Backpackers' Bible', the longest running in the English language and a living legend in travel publishing. The Handbook takes the adventurous traveller away from the gringo trail to explore the landscapes, wildlife, archaeology and folk culture of this vast continent, from ......

Ecuador: Climbing and Hiking Guide


Author: Rob Rachowiecki,Mark Thurber
Publisher: Viva Publishing Network
ISBN: 0979126452
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 308
View: 9397
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Providing painstakingly detailed information for safely and securely navigating some of Latin America’s most rewarding excursions, this guide is for both avid climbers attempting Chimborazo’s 20,700-foot summit or recreational trekkers looking to get off the beaten path. From the heights of the Andes and the cloud forests to the Amazon, coastal rainforests, and the low-lying beaches, time-tested travel advice and updated route descriptions are offered on how to select the best outing to suit each individual’s interests, abilities, and time constraints. Step-by-step instructions on how, when, and where to approach each trail guide climbers, hikers, bikers, and trekkers through these often unmarked paths.

Peru Dream Trip


Author: Ben Box
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781907263736
Category: Travel
Page: 200
View: 3186
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During your valuable vacation time you will want to experience the heart of Peru. Footprint’s Dream Trip Peru will ensure you discover the very best this fascinating destination has to offer as well as take you to some fantastic out-of-the-way places hand-picked by the author. From trekking through the jungle to Machu Picchu, to admiring the magnificent sapphire-blue waters of Lake Titicaca, this new guide is packed full of ideas, suggestions and expert advice and will help you design your own dream trip. · Packed with detailed information on where to go and what to do · A hand-picked selection of the very best places to stay and to eat · Full-colour trip-planning section featuring detailed itineraries and maps · Off-the-beaten track suggestions from the author · Compact, pocket-sized format so you can carry it with you · Written by a local expert offering you insider information Footprint’s carefully tailored information ensures that you get the most out of your dream trip.

Bolivia: The Andes, a Guide For Climbers


Author: John Biggar
Publisher: Andes
ISBN: 0993438741
Category: Travel
Page: 115
View: 7145
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'The Andes - A Guide for Climbers' is the only comprehensive guidebook to the peaks of the Andes. This is the 4th English edition of the only comprehensive climbing guidebook to the peaks of the Andes. It covers many areas not described in any other source. This new edition has expanded coverage of the whole range, with many new photos and route diagrams plus extended coverage of the ski-mountaineering opportunities in the Andes.The book contains details of how to climb all 100 of the major 6000m peaks in the Andes, plus route information for approximately 300 other peaks. There are over 240 route diagrams, 150 additional photos and 80 sketch maps. Because an unforgettable journey starts with a thorough preparation, find out everything you need to know about climbing the Andes in Bolivia in this guide ABOUT THE AUTHOR The author John Biggar is a professional mountaineering instructor based in Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland. His first publication was an internal report for the nuclear physics department at Edinburgh University, entitled "Anisotropies in the Sequential Break-up of Li6". Since those days John has done little nuclear physics but has been climbing and ski-mountaineering in the Andes a lot. He has climbed many of the highest peaks, including 19 of the 20 highest, made over 100 ascents of 6000m peaks, plus 180 ascents of Andean 5000m peaks. He has made first ascents of six 6000m peaks and also made the first ski descent of Domuyo, the highest peak in Patagonia. A professional mountaineering instructor, he runs a business which specialises in mountaineering, skiing and ski-mountaineering expeditions to South America.

South American Handbook 2015


Author: Ben Box
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910120026
Category: Travel
Page: 1652
View: 1620
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Take off and discover the magnificence of South America as this guidebook takes the adventurous traveller away from the gringo trail to explore the landscapes, wildlife, archaeology and folk culture of this vast continent, from the Orinoco Delta to the southern ice fields of Chile and Argentina

Northern Peru: The Andes, a Guide For Climbers


Author: John Biggar
Publisher: Andes
ISBN: 0993438725
Category: Travel
Page: 115
View: 2687
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'The Andes - A Guide for Climbers' is the only comprehensive guidebook to the peaks of the Andes. This is the 4th English edition of the only comprehensive climbing guidebook to the peaks of the Andes. It covers many areas not described in any other source. This new edition has expanded coverage of the whole range, with many new photos and route diagrams plus extended coverage of the ski-mountaineering opportunities in the Andes.The book contains details of how to climb all 100 of the major 6000m peaks in the Andes, plus route information for approximately 300 other peaks. There are over 240 route diagrams, 150 additional photos and 80 sketch maps. Because an unforgettable journey starts with a thorough preparation, find out everything you need to know about climbing the Andes in Northern Peru in this guide ABOUT THE AUTHOR The author John Biggar is a professional mountaineering instructor based in Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland. His first publication was an internal report for the nuclear physics department at Edinburgh University, entitled "Anisotropies in the Sequential Break-up of Li6". Since those days John has done little nuclear physics but has been climbing and ski-mountaineering in the Andes a lot. He has climbed many of the highest peaks, including 19 of the 20 highest, made over 100 ascents of 6000m peaks, plus 180 ascents of Andean 5000m peaks. He has made first ascents of six 6000m peaks and also made the first ski descent of Domuyo, the highest peak in Patagonia. A professional mountaineering instructor, he runs a business which specialises in mountaineering, skiing and ski-mountaineering expeditions to South America.

Peru


Author: Robert Kunstaetter,Ben Box,Daisy Kunstaetter
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910120316
Category: Travel
Page: 706
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Explore the incredible natural diversity of mangroves, cloud forest, oases in the desert, glacial lakes and more archaeological sites than any other country in South America with Footprint's Peru Handbook.