Patagonia Footprint Handbook by Ben BoxPatagonia Footprint Handbook by Ben Box

Patagonia Footprint Handbook

byBen Box, Chris Wallace

Paperback | February 1, 2017

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Patagonia is a pioneering land of vast horizons and limitless possibilities. Footprint's Patagonia Handbook will guide you from emerald waters and picturesque chalets, through estancias on the Argentine steppe, down to iceberg-strewn lakes and the granite spires of Torres del Paine.* Great coverage of the top activities and sights in the region, including glacier trekking, white-water rafting, wildlife spotting, boat trips and trekking* Loaded with information and suggestions on how to get off the beaten track, from ancient cave art to thermal pools* Includes comprehensive information on everything from transport and practicalities to history, culture & landscape* Plus all the usual accommodation, eating and drinking listings for every budge* Full-colour planning section to inspire travellers and help them find the best experiencesFrom whale-watching at Peninsula Valdes to the creaking glacial ice of Perito Moreno, Footprint's fully updated 5th edition will help you navigate this frontier destination.
Ben BoxOne of the first assignments Ben Box took as a freelance writer in 1980 was subediting work on the South American Handbook. The plan then was to write about contemporary Iberian and Latin American affairs, but in no time at all the lands south of the Rio Grande took over, inspiring journeys to all corners of the subcontinent. Be...
Title:Patagonia Footprint HandbookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:504 pages, 7.01 × 4.71 × 0.91 inPublished:February 1, 2017Publisher:FootprintLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1911082086

ISBN - 13:9781911082088

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Table of Contents

1) Introduction 2) Essentials 3) Buenos Aires 4) Argentine Lake District 5) Atlantic Coast 6) Ruta 40 to the Glaciers 7) Santiago 8) Chilean Lake District 9 )Chiloé 10) Carretera Austral 9) Far South 10) Tierra del Fuego 11) Background 12) Footnotes