Chile & Easter Island

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Lonely Planet, 2006 - Travel - 504 pages
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Climb the rocky spires of Torres del Paine, salsa all night in sizzling Santiago, explore the world‚€™s driest desert or follow Che‚€™s tracks through the Lakes District. Whether you‚€™re looking to brave the wilderness or wind through the wine country, our best-selling, opinion-packed Chile guide will take you to the end of the world‚€¶and back.

Head South‚€“ expanded coverage of adventure paradise Patagonia, with side trips to Argentina.

Raise A Glass‚€“ discover Chilean wine with our intoxicating primer by a Colchagua Valley vintner.

Play Hard‚€“ sand-board desert dunes, paddle through ice-carved fjords or ski still-smoking volcanoes with our dedicated Outdoors chapter.

Rest Easy‚€“ accommodations for every budget, from rustic mountain refugios and homey hospedajes to luxurious retreats and high-rise hotels.

Live It Up‚€“ enjoy gourmet meals and top-notch culture in Santiago, uncover Valpara√≠so‚€™s bohemian charms or sunbathe on Arica‚€™s plentiful beaches.

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This is an extensive book fileld with maps tour guide information warnings and other information pertinent to the country of Chile. I bought Frommers guide Chile and it was worthless in comparison to this book. Read full review

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Lonely Planet travel books provide a good overview of a countrythis one does the same. Read full review

Contents

The Authors
12
Reserva Nacional
15
Gettinq Started
18
The Culture
36
Environment
44
Outdoors
52
Santiago
65
Dangers Annoyances
71
Around Temuco
268
Pucbn
274
Rio Liucura Valley
281
Northern
336
Termas el Amarillo
346
Southern
364
Around Punta Arenas
377
Cueva del Milodon
385

Walking Tour
83
Eating
89
Drinking
96
Getting Around
103
Middle Chile
111
Contulmo
163
El Tatio Geysers
203
The Upper Loa
211
Around Antofagasta
217
Caldera
223
Around Copiapo
229
Around La Serena
247
Ovalle
253
La Araucania
259
ARGENTINE PATAGONIA
392
TIERRA DEL FUEGO
398
Surrounding Islands
405
Rio Grande
414
Parque Nacional Juan
421
Hanga Roa
430
Parque Nacional Rapa Nui
438
p r I 1 M f
444
Disabled Travelers
450
Post
456
395
499
Middle Chile
502
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About the author (2006)

Beech has a degree in anthropology from Cambridge University.

Carillet has a degree in translation and in international relations. She is now a full-time author.

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