NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER: THE CARIBBEAN, THIRD EDITION

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER: THE CARIBBEAN, THIRD EDITION

By: Hanna, Nick

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This beautiful guide takes you to the best islands of the Caribbean, from t he Windward Islands of St. Lucia and Dominica to the Leeward Islands of Ant igua and Barbados. Replete with detailed visitor information and insider ti ps from National Geographic writers, photographers, and explorers, it featu res cut-away illustrations of the coral reefs surrounding many of the islan ds and their inhabitants; an array of detailed maps; and sumptuous photogra phs. Broken into chapters by islands or island groups (including Jamaica, P uerto Rico, Barbados, Trinidad, the French Antilles, the Virgin Islands, an d the lesser known islands), it also features a fascinating introduction to island history and culture. Special in-depth sidebars discuss Rastafariani sm, Cricket in the Caribbean, cruising, and the Arecibo Observatory, while experiential sidebars provide an entree into the culture, such as cooking J amaican cuisine and celebrating Carnival the Caribbean way. Among other fav orite features are guided tours, including a walk in the Dominican Republic 's Colonial zone and a drive around Basse-Terre; and an extensive travel pl anner that details practicalities and offers a guide to sports and activiti es for the individual islands.

Title: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER: THE CARIBBEAN, THIRD EDITION

Author Name: Hanna, Nick

Categories: Guide,

Publisher: National Geographic: 2012

ISBN Number: 1426209525

ISBN Number 13: 9781426209529

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Like New

Seller ID: RWARE0000049754