Periplus Editions

Indonesian New Guinea: West Papua/Irian Jaya (Periplus Adventure Guides)

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ISBN: 9789625937687
Publisher: Periplus Editions
Publication Date: 2002-04
Number of pages: 232
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The Periplus Adventure Guides do precisely what great travel books should do -- make you want to get up and go! Periplus adventure guides show you how to get there, and then help make the absolute most out of your stay, leaving no stone unturned, and no beach, no fine restaurant or mountain trail untried. With detailed, up-to-date maps, photographs -- both new and archival -- personal recommendations, and inside tips from expert authors, these guides go well beyond the usual travel fare.In one of the last untamed places on Earth, West Papua's snow-capped peaks tower above steaming rainforests and serene beaches stretch along the beautiful coastline. Whether you lounge on the white beaches of Biak, or trek around Wamena, West Papua offers the ultimate travel adventure.This is the most complete guide to West Papua (formerly Irian Jaya) ever produced. Hundreds of pages of travel tips and dozens of lively articles cover every aspect of the island's history and geography, offering friendly travel advice on rarely visited locations. Detailed maps of every town and area of West Papua are included, along with personal recommendations from our expert authors on how to get around, where to stay and eat, and how to get the best value for your money.

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