The Rough Guide to Guatemala (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Mar 2, 2009 - Travel - 464 pages
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The Rough Guide to Guatemala is the essential companion to this astonishing country with detailed coverage of all the main attractions – from the volcanoes and crater lakes to the culturally-rich capital of Guatemala City. The full-colour introduction highlights the spectacular natural beauty of the beaches and wild-life reserves with stunning photography and the essential list of ‘what not to miss’. There are informative accounts of all the Mayan ruins, with detailed historical backgrounds, and how to get the most from each sight, as well as thorough explorations of those hidden gems, including the breathtaking Lake Atilán region and the jungle of Verapaz. You’ll find sections about Indigenous Costumes and Mayan Architecture, dozens of easy-to-use maps, as well as countless accommodation and restaurant reviews and tips to find the best fiestas and highland markets. The guide has all the practical information you need to get there, travel around with ease and ensure you don’t miss the unmissable.

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User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

Good supplement to the Moon guide, though if you only get one, get this one. Read full review

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User Review  - Cora - Goodreads

Accurate, current information. The layout the book and each section made it easy to find and compare information. Read full review


Guide 61
Contexts 389
Language 457
Small print Index 469

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