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Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands

Isabel Albiston

Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands

by Isabel Albiston

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    Colonial cities, misty cloud forests, towering Andean peaks, Amazonian rainforest and the otherwordly Galápagos -- for such a small country Ecuador has a stunning array of natural and cultural wonders.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesLonely Planet Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands
    StatementIsabel Albiston, Jade Bremner, Brian Kluepfel, MaSovaida Morgan, Wendy Yanagihara
    ContributionsBremner, Jade, author, Kluepfel, Brian, author, Morgan, MaSovaida, author, Yanagihara, Wendy, author
    The Physical Object
    Pagination414 pages
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26963491M
    ISBN 101786570629
    ISBN 109781786570628
    OCLC/WorldCa1038411978

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    The Galápagos Islands may just inspire you to think differently about the world. The creatures that call the islands home, many found nowhere else in the world, act as if humans are nothing more than slightly annoying paparazzi. This is not the Bahamas and these aren’t typical tropical paradises; in fact, most of the islands are devoid of.   Buy a cheap copy of Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands book by Lonely Planet. Climb the snow-capped peak of Volcán Chimborazo, the most distant point from the center of the Earth. Get up close and personal with capuchin monkeys in the central Free shipping over $Cited by: 1.


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