Corcovado National Park

In Corcovado National Park, renowned landscape photographer Antonio Vizcaíno captures the beauty and diversity of a magical setting almost untouched by modern humans.

Author: Antonio Vizcaino

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ISBN: 9780984693214

Category: Nature

Page: 232

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"Chile's Corcovado National Park [is] one of the last great wilderness areas on Earth. Rising above it all is the Corcovado volcano, whose striking form has been a landmark for travelers along the Pacific coastline for centuries ... photographer Antonio Vizcaíno captures the beauty and diversity of a landscape almost untouched by modern humans. Designated in 2005 by President Ricardo Lagos, the park was born of an innovative public-private collaboration spurred by the largest-ever donation of private land to Chile's system of protected areas. With a foreword by Lagos and essays by other principals in the park's creation"--Publisher's description.

World Watch

Industrial cultures , in which contact with nature is increasingly restricted , have
created worldviews that marginalize nature ... he U . S . millionaire couple
Douglas and Kris Tompkins have just donated two new national parks to Chile
and Argentina . ... As Doug and Kris Tompkins have created 11 wilderness parks
covering more than 800 , 000 hectares , they have ... buy 10 , 000 acres of
rainforest in Misiones , Puerto Argentina , now El de Pumalin Park Piñalito
Provincial Corcovado N ...

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Category: Economic policy

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Author: Julie Marie Bunck

Publisher: Penn State Press

ISBN: 0271048662

Category: Social Science

Page: 431

View: 809

"Examines drug trafficking through Central America and the efforts of law enforcement to counter it. Details the routes, methods, and networks involved, while comparing the evolution of the drug trade in Belize, Coast Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama over three decades"--Provided by publisher.

Exploring Costa Rica

THE country's dry northwestern region contains several national parks that
protect patches of the rare tropical dry forest , seasonal lagoons ... Orosi Volcano
, a wild area where mysterious pre - Columbian petroglyphs have been found .

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Category: Costa Rica

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica

Isla Ballena 234 Isla Bolaños National Wildlife Refuge 186 Isla del Caño
Biological Reserve 227, 228, 236, 292 Isla del ... Jet Blue 303 Jewelry, shopping
280,281,282 Jewels of the Rainforest Bio-Art Exhibition (Selvatura Park) 14, 182
Jiménez, ... 181 La Leona ranger station (Parque Nacional Corcovado) 243 La
Lucha Sin Fin 49 La Mariana chapel (El Silencio de ... 184–5 Los Chiles 201,
208 Los Crestones (Parque Nacional Chirripó) 233 Los Cusingos Neotropical
Bird Sanctuary ...

Author: DK Travel

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241289963

Category: Travel

Page: 328

View: 407

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Costa Rica is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Costa Rica will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Costa Rica effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Costa Rica is showing you what others only tell you.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica

Isla Ballena 234 Isla Bolaños National Wildlife Refuge 186 Isla del Caño
Biological Reserve 227, 228,236,292 Isla ... Jet Blue 303 Jewelry, shopping
280,281,282 Jewels of the Rainforest Bio-Art Exhibition (Selvatura Park) 14, 182
Jiménez, Juan ... ranger station (Parque Nacional Corcovado) 243 La Pailas
ranger station (Rincón de la Vieja) 186 La Selva Biological ... 184–5 Los Chiles
201,208 Los Crestones (Parque Nacional Chirripó) 233 Los Cusingos
Neotropical Bird Sanctuary ...

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241012473

Category: Travel

Page: 280

View: 218

The DK Eyewitness Costa Rica Travel Guide is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel guide will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Costa Rica effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Costa Rica Travel Guide - showing you what others only tell you. Now available in PDF format.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica

... Park 9, 52, 55, 143, 153 Isabel II, Queen of Spain 116 Isla Alcatraz 160 Isla
Ballena 230 Isla Bolaños National Wildlife ... Jet Blue 311 Jewelry, shopping 288,
289, 290 Jewels of the Rainforest Bio-Art Exhibition (Selvatura Park) 178
Jiménez, ... Guácima 134 La Leona ranger station (Parque Nacional Corcovado)
239 La Pailas ranger station (Rincón de la Vieja) ... Biological Reserve 172, 180
Los Angeles Cloud Forest Private Biological Reserve 136–7 hotels 252 Los
Chiles 197, ...

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Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409386759

Category: Travel

Page: 336

View: 218

The DK Eyewitness Costa Rica Travel Guide will lead you straight to the best attractions Costa Rica has to offer. The guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the city's stunning architecture, plus 3D aerial views of the key districts to explore on foot. You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets in this fully updated and expanded guide, plus insider tips on everything from where to find the best markets and nightspots to great attractions for children. The DK Eyewitness Costa Rica Travel Guide shows you what others only tell you. Now available in PDF format

Die ritterlich un d lobwirdig Rayss 1515

Narrative of travels in the Middle East & India by a Bolognese traveler.

Author: Lodovico de Varthema

Publisher: Scholars Facsimilies & Reprint

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 176

View: 597

Narrative of travels in the Middle East & India by a Bolognese traveler.