Book Description

This new edition has been completely revised with updated information on hotels, lodges, and tour operators. It covers all nine countries of the Amazon Basin and Orinoco and includes a detailed illustrated natural history section on native species and habitats. The Amazon is an ideal place to suit the needs of eco-travelers, naturalists, sports enthusiasts, and explorers. Travelers are given sound advice on eco-travel, combating perils, and planning their own expedition.
Features include:
*Revised travel safety and health information
*Amendments and updates to health and natural history information
*Expanded language glossary

About Harris, Roger

Roger Harris is a natural history expert and leads expeditions throughout the Amazon region.
Peter Hutchison is a journalist and tour leader specializing in Bolivia.