Caribbean Islandsaf Jill Kirby, Conner Gorry, Thomas Kohnstamm, Alex Leviton, Debra Miller, Oda O´Carroll, Virginia Otis, Michael Read
Synopsis:Expanded coverage of the entire Caribbean - from the ABC Islands to Trinidad & Tobago - plus the Bahamas new scuba diving chapter written by an expert author more full-colour photographs and maps (100+) than any other guide to the region tourist arrivals showing increases of up to 30 per cent this year Antigua boasts that it has 365 beaches, ´one for each day of the year´ Antigua´s so-called ´black pineapple´ is only that colour when young and unripe - it is generally smaller and sweeter than pineapples grown in South America or Hawaii over 700 islands and 2500 cayes (pronounced ´keys´) make up the Bahamas technically, the Bahamas (and Turks & Caicos) lie outside the Caribbean Sea some people in the Bahamas believe that if you take the ´bibby´ (mucus) from a dog´s or horse´s eye and put it in your own, you can actually see a spirit. With coconut palms and white-sand beaches, vibrant cities and tranquil coves, the Caribbean´s rich mix of islands offers endless possibilities for the ultimate tropical escape. Whether you want to dive among shipwrecks, stretch out on dry land or cast away with a glass of rum, this comprehensive and practical guide is the key to unlocking your Caribbean dream.Covers: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, Saba, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Martin, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos.PLAN YOUR TRIP - inspiring itineraries, insider tips and over 70 maps help you get to the heart of the islands. SLEEP IN STYLE - hand-picked accommodations to suit all budgets, from rustic beachside huts to luxurious resorts. LEARN THE LINGO - easy-to-use Caribbean language chapter covers French, Spanish and Dutch basics. FEEL THE BEAT - from Carnivals and jump-ups to reggae festivals and live jazz, immerse your
- Lonely Planet / Aschehoug
- 1. Oktober 2005
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- DKK 24,00
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