Baedeker; the most famous and cherished travel brand in the world is now adding this exciting new title to its innovative series. This superb full-colour, illustrated guide features 3D laminated cut-outs to show you the key sights in perspective and a large, fully-indexed, pull-out map.
Baedeker; the most famous and cherished travel brand in the world is now adding this exciting new title to its innovative series. This superb full-colour, illustrated guide features 3D laminated cut-outs to show you the key sights in perspective and a large, fully-indexed, pull-out map. Additional detailed maps and plans can also be found throughout the guide, clearly pin-pointing the best places to stay and the top places to eat and drink. At the heart of the guide is a wealth of comprehensive information written by experts on the sights and top attractions, in an easy-to-read A-Z format. Also included are great, practical travel tips covering accommodation and food and drink for all budgets, entertainment, sport, transport and health; not to mention some insider tips for saving money or having a unique travel experience. There is also a variety of recommended tours covering the best routes available, to ensure you get the most from your destination. The plastic wallet allows you to keep the guide and map together and ensures that both will survive in all weather. Baedeker - setting a new standard in 21st century, travel guide publishing.
Since 1827, Baedeker has set a benchmark for guidebooks and remains the most famous and cherished travel brand in the world. With over 50 titles available, the range is ever-expanding to keep up with the needs of today's travelers.
Table of Contents
BACKGROUND: God is Brazilian; Facts; Nature; Population, Politics, Economy, Oppressed and Betrayed; History; Brazil before Colonization; Early Colonial Development; Venturing into the Interior; Imposed Modernization; The Path to Independence; From Monarchy to Republic; The First Republic; From Vargas to Kubitschek; Dictatorship of the Generals; Return to the Republic; Art and Culture; Arts and Architectural History; Art from Adversity; Music: from Samba to Sepultura; Afro-Brazilian Religions; Famous People. PRACTICALITIES: Accommodation; Arrival, Before the Journey; Beach Holidays; Electricity; Emergencies; Etiquette and Customs; Festivals, Holidays, Events; Collective Intoxication of the Senses; Food and drink; Health; Information; Language; Literature; Money; National Parks; Post, Communications; Prices; Shopping, Souvenirs; Sport and Outdoors; Demigods in Yellow; Time zones; Tipping; Transport; Travelling with Children; When to go. TOURS: Tours through Brazil; Travelling in Brazil; Tour 1: Along the Costa Verde; Tour 2: Estrada Real; Tour 3: Estrada Parque; Tour 4: Estrada do Coco/Linha Verde; Tour 5: Estrada Parque do Pantanal; Tour 6: Estrada da Graciosa. Sights from A to Z: Angra dos Reis; Aparados da Serra, Serra Geral; Aparecida; Aracaju; Aracati; Armacao dos Buzios; Belem; Waterway to the West; Belo Horizonte; Blumenau, Itajai-Tal; Boa Vista; Bonito; Brasilia; 3D: Catedral Metropolitana; Camocim; Campinas; Campo Grande; Campos do Jordao; Caravelas; Caxambu; Chapada Diamantina; Chapada dos Guimaraes; Congonhas; Corumba; Cuiaba; Curitiba; Diamantina; Fernando de Noronha; Florianopolis/Ilha de Santa Catarina; Slow, Good-Natured, Endangered; Fortaleza; Foz do Iguacu; Goias; Guaruja; Igarassu; Ilhabela; Ilheus; Itatiaia; Joao Pessoa; Joinville; Juazeiro do Norte; Remembering Raimundo Jaco; Laguna; Macapa; Maceio; Manaus; Natal; Niteroi; Olinda; Ouro Preto; Palmas, Ilha do Bananal; Pantanal; Paranagua; Parati; Parintins; Petropolis; Pirenopolis; Porto Alegre; Ignominious Past; Porto Seguro; Porto Velho; Recife; Rio Branco; Rio de Janeiro; 3D: Cable Car up to Sugarloaf; Sabara; Salvador; 3D: Catedral Basilica; Mystical Subculture; Santarem; Santo A ngelo; Santos; Sao Joao del Rei; Sao Luis; Sao Paulo; Serra da Canastra; Serra do Caparao; Teresina; Torres; Treze Tilias; Ubajara; Ubatuba; Valenca; Vitoria. Glossary; Index; Photo Credits; List of Maps and Illustrations; Publishers Information.
Baedeker Guide Brazil by Baedeker
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MAIRDUMONT GmbH & Co. KG
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