Rough Guide to Colombia

Rough Guides



ISBN: 9780241311707

Published November 2018 by Rough Guides


Discover this exciting country with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether youplan to experience the buzz of reborn Medellin, learn salsa in Cali or go diving in gorgeous Providencia, The Rough Guide to Colombia will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat,drink, shop and visit along the way.Independent, trusted reviews written with Rough Guides trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit, with options to suit every budget.Full-colour maps throughout – navigate the barrios of Bogota or Cartagenas atmospheric Centro Historico without needing to get online.Stunning images – arich collection of inspiring colour photography.Things not to miss – Rough Guides rundown of Colombias bestsights and experiences.Itineraries – carefully planned routes to help you organize your trip.Detailed regional coverage – whether off the beaten track or in more mainstream tourist destinations, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way.Areas covered include: Bogota and around; the Caribbean coast; San Andres and Providencia; Medellin and the ZonaCafetera; Cali and the southwest; the Pacific coast Los Llanos and Amazonas.Attractions include: the colonial churches of Popayan; Parque Nacional Natural LosNevados; Bogotas museums; adventure sports in San Gil; the tombs of Tierrandentro; Johnny Cay;Villa de Levya; the statues of San Agustin; Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona; Cartagenas Old Town; Zipaquira Salt Cathedral; salsa in Cali; and Mompox.Basics – essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, accommodation, food and drink, the media, festivals, sports and outdoor activities, health, culture and etiquette, shopping, travelling with children and more.Background information – a Contexts chapter devoted to history, nature, music, religion and recommended books, plus a Spanish language section and glossary.Make the Most of Your Time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Colombia

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Weight 0.40815 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm