Colombia - Understand Colombia & Survival Guide (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Understand Colombia, Colombia Today, History, Life in Colombia, The Arts, The Natural World, Survival Guide, Directory, Transportation, Language and Glossary chapters from Lonely Planet’s Colombia guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, arts and the natural world, to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet...you name it. Get hints on the gay and lesbian scene and tips for women travellers, kids and travellers with disabilities, as well as a handy language guide and glossary.
- a historical overview from the pre-Columbus era to the present
- insight into Colombia’s rich artistic heritage
- details on visiting the wealth of national parks and nature reserves
- info on travelling safely
Coverage includes: Understand Colombia, Colombia Today, History - from the pre-Colombus era to FARC, Life in Colombia: Lifestyle & Attitude, People & Place and Balls & Bulls, The Arts: Music, Colombian Literature and Art & Abstraction, The Natural World: The Land, Wildlife, National Parks, Private Parks & Reserves and Environmental Issues, Survival Guide, Directory, Transportation, Language and Glossary.
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