1) Introduction 2) Essentials 3) Argentina (Planning your trip, Buenos Aires and the Pampas, West of Buenos Aires, Northwest Argentina, The Northeast, Lake District, Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego) 4) Bolivia (Planning your trip, La Paz and around, Lake Titicaca, The Yungas, Southwest Bolivia, Central and Southern Highlands, Northern Lowlands, Santa Cruz and Eastern Lowlands) 5) Brazil (Planning your trip, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo, Minas Gerais and Espirito Santo, Southern Brazil, Foz do Iguacu, Salvador de Bahia, Recife and Northeast coast, Fortaleza and the north coast, The Amazon, Amazon frontiers, Brasilia, Goias and Tocantins, The Pantanal) 6) Chile (Planning your trip, Santiago and around, Valparaiso and around, North of Santiago, Far north, Central Valley, Lake District, Puerto Montt and Chiloe, Carretera Austral, Far south, Chilean Pacific Islands) 7) Colombia (Planning your trip, Bogota, Bogota to the Venezuelan border, Cartagena & the north coast, Medellin and Choco, La Zona Cafetera, Cali and the Cauca Valley, Popayan, Tierradentro and San Agustin, Southern Colombia) 8) Ecuador (Planning your trip, Quito, Northern Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Latacunga and Quilotoa, Banos and Riobamba, Cuenca and around, Guayaquil and south to Peru, Pacific lowlands, The Oriente, Galapagos Islands) 9) Paraguay (Planning your trip, Asuncion, Region Oriental: South of Asuncion, North of Asuncion, The Chaco) 10) Peru (Planning your trip, Lima, Huaraz and the Cordilleras, North coast, Northern Highlands, South coast, Arequipa and the far south, Lake Titicaca, Cuzco, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Central Highlands, Amazon Basin) 11) Uruguay (Planning your trip, Montevideo, Western Uruguay, Eastern Uruguay) 12) Venezuela (Planning your trip, Caracas, West from Caracas, Merida and around, Los Llanos and the Amazonas, East coast, Canaima and the Orinoco Delta) 13) Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, Guyane) 14) Falkland Islands (Planning your trip, Stanley and around, Beyond the Falklands) 15) Background 16) Footnotes
Ben Box has been working on the South American Handbook for over 30 years and is a Latin America expert. Ben has contributed to newspapers, magazines and learned tomes, usually on the subject of travel, and has also been involved in Footprint's Central America & Mexico, Caribbean Islands, Brazil and Peru since their inception. Having a doctorate in Spanish and Portuguese studies from London University, Ben maintains a strong interest in Latin American literature and culture.
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