South America on a Shoestring

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Lonely Planet, 2007 - Travel - 1148 pages
5 Reviews
Challenging? Check. Rewarding? Beyond your wildest dreams. South America is made for travel-the gripping, spine-tingling, adrenaline-charged type of travel you live for. Tred the Cordillera Blanca, glide along the Amazon, explore lost cities and samba up a storm. For backpackers, by backpackers, this best-selling, unbeatable guide gives you the tools you need to create your own adventure.

Get Off The Trail-emerging hot-spots, overlooked attractions, alternatives to the Inca Trail-our authors go beyond the obvious, and show you how to do the same.

Live On The Edge-the best spots for hiking, skiing, diving, surfing, rafting, paragliding, and other thrills.

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Review: South America on a Shoestring (Lonely Planet on a Shoestring)

User Review  - Stacey - Goodreads

I don't care what anyone says. No guide book out there currently can compare to the LP series. They are hands-down the most comprehensive, thorough, budget-friendly guides on the market, and their ... Read full review

Review: South America on a Shoestring (Lonely Planet on a Shoestring)

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

actually kind of hit or miss, particularly on hostals where it seemed a few years out of date (ps, the el dorado in bogota is a love hotel); got better info off the internet and in hostals as we went; plus, heard good things about the moon guide. Read full review

Contents

The Guianas
741
Suriname
762
Guyana
774
Paraguay
790
Asunción
796
Around Asunción
804
Northern Paraguay
811
Peru
820
North Coast
899
Huaraz
913
Western
955
Eastern Uruguay
962
Directory
968
Transportation
981
Around Caracas
998
The Andes
1010

Transportation
828
South Coast
845
Arequipa Canyon
857
Lake Titicaca
864
Cuzco The Sacred
870
Central Highlands
891
The Northeast
1019
Guayana
1034
Amazonas
1045
Directory
1057
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