Central America on a Shoestring
Lonely Planet, 2007 - Travel - 788 pages
Dig into history along the Ruta Maya, zip through the rain forest canopy or spend the day searching out that perfect hammock spot by the beach. Adventures are born every day in Central America. And this comprehensive guide - with expanded Yucatan and Chiapas coverage - gives you the tools to avoid spending an arm and a leg on the journey ofa lifetime. Explore More - expanded do-it-yourself features help you create your own adventure beyond the 'Gringo Trail'. Get Lost - detailed language and cultural coverage and more chan 120 maps means you'll never get lost... unless you want to. Immerse Yourself - volunteer as a game warden, stud Spanish, or simply learn how to extend your stay. Culture Club - candid local interviews reveal the true nature and spirit of the isthmus' No.1 natural resource - its people.