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Costa Rica

Author: Alyse Dar
Publisher: Singapore : APA Publications ; La Vergne, TN : Distribution [in the] U.S., Ingram Publisher Services, 2011.
Series: Insight guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alyse Dar
ISBN: 9789812823625 981282362X
OCLC Number: 687688603
Notes: "New edition, fully updated; new photography"--Cover.
Description: 304 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction. The best of Costa Rica ; The happy medium ; Coast to coast --
History. Decisive dates ; Before Columbus ; Conquest ; Colonialism and independence ; Modern times Features. The people of Costa Rica ; The rise and fall of San José ; National parks ; The sports scene ; Big fins and fresh fish ; Tico cooking ; The fruits of Costa Rica ; Coffee --
Insights. Mini features. The immigration debate ; A forest watcher's guide ; City buses ; Vampire bats ; The resplendent Quetzal ; Sea turtles ; Ants in your pants ; Island of wonders --
Photo features. A passion for plants ; Sports : going to extremes ; Potters, sculptors, and goldsmiths ; Birds : wings of wonder ; Mountains of fire --
Places. San José ; The central valley ; The central Pacific ; The northwest ; The northeast ; The Caribbean coast ; The south --
Travel tips. Transportation. Getting there ; Getting around --
Accommodations. Where to stay ; San José ; The central valley ; The central Pacific ; The northwest ; The northeast ; The Caribbean coast ; The south ; Campsites and hostels --
Eating out. San José and environs ; The central valley ; The central Pacific ; The northwest ; The northeast ; The Caribbean coast ; The south --
Activities. Festivals ; The arts ; Nightlife ; Shopping ; Sport ; Children's activities ; A-Z, practical information. Admission charges ; Budgeting for your trip ; Business hours ; Climate ; Conservation ; Crime and safety ; Disabled travelers ; Electricity ; Embassies and consulates ; Emergencies ; Gay and lesbian travelers ; Guides and tour operators ; Health and medical care ; Internet ; Maps ; Media ; Money matters ; Photography ; Postal services ; Public holidays ; Public toilets ; Religious services ; Student travelers ; Telecommunications ; Tourist offices ; Websites --
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Series Title: Insight guides.
Responsibility: [project editor, Alyse Dar].

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