Category «African Travel»

Tunisie 2015 Petit Futé (Country Guide) (French Edition) by Dominique Auzias,Jean-Paul Labourdette

By Dominique Auzias,Jean-Paul Labourdette

Tous les clichés des photos d'Orient deviennent réalité ici. Chiner dans les souks colorés, rencontrer los angeles inhabitants, solidaire, généreuse et hospitalière, visiter des websites millénaires, les opportunités sont nombreuses. En 4X4 ou à cheval, les amoureux de l. a. nature et des sensations fortes découvriront de quoi satisfaire leurs envies. Ici, l. a. richesse est également artisanale. On trouvera toujours un keepsake à emporter d'une région spécifique parfois même d'un village. Enfin, le can pay est devenu un lieu incontournable des treatments de Jouvence. Palmiers et plages de sable blanc tendent les bras aux touristes.
Sans céder à l'inconscience ou à l. a. paranoïa, il convient d'être tellé et responsable pour tout déplacement en Tunisie. Le will pay est ponctuellement victime de soubresauts. l. a. révolution 2011 a été vectrice de certains dérapages. Il est vivement recommandé de rester dans les sentiers battus.

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A Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa by Johan Marais

By Johan Marais

This exact and complete consultant to the 151 snakes indigenous to southern Africa covers all crucial features of snake biology and behavior. Now in its moment variation, a whole advisor to Snakes of Southern Africa has been up-to-date, revised and increased to incorporate at the least eleven newly came across and 30 re-classified species and sub-species. New details in line with overseas medical examine has been integrated within the species debts when it comes to behaviour, id, replica and snake venoms. Species descriptions at the moment are followed by way of full-colour images. basic icons make crucial info on hand at a look. A separate 'look out for' field assists in fast picking species within the box. Chapters on class and identity, holding snakes, and the prevention and remedy of snakebite complement the species debts. This readable and undemanding advisor should be necessary to herpetologists, snake creditors, hikers, gardeners, campers and owners, or an individual who may possibly come across or need to know extra approximately those attention-grabbing and commonly misunderstood reptiles.

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Georgia (Bradt Travel Guides) by Tim Burford

By Tim Burford

This re-creation of Bradt's Georgia, the one committed advisor to the rustic, has been completely up to date all through, with enormously accelerated insurance of Batumi, Adjara and Svaneti. The capital, Tbilisi, has obvious large adjustments long ago decade with a few conspicuous new tasks resembling the Peace Bridge, the Opera apartment and Saakashvili's Presidential Palace. a lot of the rustic should be visited in day-trips from the luxurious resorts of Tbilisi and Batumi; the remotest parts corresponding to Svaneti and the Pankisi Valley may also now be visited. Mestia, the capital of Svaneti, now has an airport and a ski inn. The Georgian wine is roofed, as is the Black Sea inn of Batumi, close to the Turkish border.

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Seychelles: The Saga of a Small Nation Navigating the by James R. Mancham

By James R. Mancham

the most attractive areas on this planet, Seychelles is an island country off the coast of Africa within the Indian Ocean that acquired its independence from the uk in 1976. deserted by way of England and betrayed by way of France, its founding president misplaced strength in a communist coup spearheaded via the top Minister the subsequent yr. Following the cave in of communism and its personal financial disaster, Seychelles has been discovering an exemplary route to political balance and fiscal improvement lower than the management of present president James A. Michel.

As founding president, Sir James R. Mancham is in a different place to inform the tale of this variation, info of the present country at the circulate, and concepts at the approach ahead to a calm and wealthy destiny. Mancham stocks a goldmine of political knowledge discovered in his wide-ranging international reviews that experience taught him classes approximately fiscal improvement, governance, geopolitics, friendship, and most significantly approximately no longer giving up whilst it kind of feels the whole global has long past opposed to you. The pristine islands that Mancham describes during this tropical paradise will make the reader are looking to stopover at the Seychelles.

“An inspirational tale of a small kingdom from colonial rule to nationhood and prosperity, in addition to a imaginative and prescient for the future.… Mr. Mancham’s most up-to-date publication truly concerned major study, masking lifestyle in Seychelles in addition to background, geography, and strategic situation in the course of the Indian Ocean.”—Victoria Times.

"...an remarkable paintings. i've got without doubt that this ebook will let its readers to realize a greater knowing of the interesting background of the Seychelles and the way it has emerge as the rustic that it's today."—HE Peter Tomka, President of the foreign courtroom of Justice

“Mancham is formidable, politically smart, and a loyal Seychellois. He has the flamboyance of a Trudeau, the political decision of a Lee Kuan Yew, and the stamina for commute of a Kissinger.”—Alan Baily, the days of London

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Shaping Kruger by Mitch Reardon

By Mitch Reardon

The Kruger nationwide Park is among the world’s prime stewards of organic range. Its administration calls for ongoing tracking and re-evaulation to make sure that species live on. Shaping Kruger presents attention-grabbing perception into the lives, behavior and behavior of the bigger animals that considerably have an effect on the workings of the park. It expertly synthesizes a long time of ground-breaking examine into the animals and their atmosphere, studying alongside the way in which person species; predator-prey relationships; mammal distribution, and perusing and grazing interactions. This designated examine how Park administration has needed to interpret, display screen and adapt the strategies that permit species to outlive – even thrive – in an ever-changing setting makes for an interesting and enlightening read.

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Auf dem Wege IV: Ägypten und Israel (German Edition) by Johannes Rath,Elke Jordy,Irene Kappel

By Johannes Rath,Elke Jordy,Irene Kappel

Eine Reise zu den Fundstätten des Alten Ägyptens (1961) führt nach Kairo, Luxor, Assuan, anschließend weiter nach Wadi Halfa im Sudan. Insbesondere während der Fahrt auf dem Nil von Assuan südwärts, vor Fertigstellung des neuen Assuan-Staudamms, entstanden viele Skizzen. - Eine andere Reise führt 1966 nach Israel, wo Jerusalem, Jaffa, Haifa (Karmel), Akko sowie der See Genezareth (bei Tiberias) besucht werden. Während der Hin- und Rückreise mit dem Schiff gibt es Zwischenhalte in Famagusta, Rhodos, Athen und Neapel. Graphische Arbeiten in Farbe sowie Zeichnungen sind eingefügt.

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Tibesti: Die Entdeckung der Riesenkrater und die by Gustav Nachtigal

By Gustav Nachtigal

Der preußische Arzt und Gesandte durchquert die Sahara und gelangt ins sagenumwobene Gebirge Tibesti. Aus seiner Reise trotz er Wassermangel und räuberischen Nomaden. Am Ende seiner Reise wird der deutsche Diplomat der erste Europäer sein, der den Sudan durchquerte. Heute gilt Gustav Nachtigal, vor allem durch seine detailreichen und unvoreingenommenen Reisebeschreibungen, neben Heinrich Barth als der bedeutendste deutsche Afrikaforscher des 19. Jahrhunderts.

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The Tangier Diaries (The I.B.Tauris Literary Guides for by John Hopkins

By John Hopkins

Tangier within the Nineteen Sixties and '70s was once a fabled position. This side urban, the 'Interzone', turned muse and escapist's dream for artists, writers, millionaires and socialites, who wrote, painted, partied and skilled existence with an depth and freedom that they by no means may possibly again domestic. Into this louche and cosmopolitan international got here John Hopkins, a tender author who grew to become part of the bohemian Tangier crowd with its middle of Beats that integrated William Burroughs, Paul and Jane Bowles and Brion Gysin, in addition to Tennessee Williams, Jean Genet, Yves Saint Laurent, Barbara Hutton and Malcolm Forbes. these intoxicating many years - Tangier's 'Golden Years' - are long past. Grand outdated homes that when sparkled with existence are shuttered and darkish and many of the eccentrics who as soon as lived and enjoyed within the urban have died. yet right here, within the pages of John Hopkins' cult vintage, all of the decadence and flamboyance of these days is delivered to existence as soon as more.

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Ich bin einfach losgegangen... auf den mystischen Wegen by Karin Engel

By Karin Engel

Karin Engel beschreibt in diesem Buch ein Auswahl von gemachten Erfahrungen, Situationen und sozialen Projekten verteilt über die letzten 25 Jahre, gesammelt in sixteen afrikanischen Ländern. Unter anderem beschreibt sie Eindrücke und Erlebnisse in Südafrika, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Benin, Marokko, Tansania, Sansibar, Senegal, Cap Verden, Togo und Mauritius.

Lassen Sie sich inspirieren von den Erzählungen … auf den mystischen Wegen Afrikas, die auf wahren Begebenheiten beruhen.

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Moon Morocco (Moon Travel Guides) by Lucas Peters

By Lucas Peters

Moon trip publications: Your global Your Way

Wander grand imperial towns, indulge in the calm barren region oases, sit back on miles of Mediterranean seashores, and stroll between historic background: Morocco bargains an important crossroads of tradition for tourists of all stripes. discover all of it with Moon Morocco.

What you will discover in Moon Morocco:

  • Curated journey suggestion for tradition and historical past buffs, beachgoers, event junkies, and extra, even if you are in Morocco for a number of days or a number of weeks
  • Full-color, bright photos throughout
  • Detailed maps for exploring by yourself, and useful tips on public transportation, vehicle and motorbike leases, and air travel
  • Strategic itineraries for each finances, ardour, and timeline, together with: the simplest of Morocco, religious Pilgrimage, top seashores, international history websites, and Adrenaline Rush
  • Unique principles and activities: cook dinner your individual conventional tajines in a restored riad, or deal with your self to world-class French food. Hike the hovering peaks and jaw-dropping valleys of Morocco's 4 mountain levels (by foot, or by way of mule!), or sit back on miles of idyllic seashores. Sip fresh mint tea and destress with a standard hammam, problem your bartering abilities at a hectic neighborhood souk, or discover one in all Morocco's nine UNESCO international background Sites
  • Firsthand perspective from Morocco professional Lucas Peters at the state he referred to as domestic for 6 years
  • Focused coverage of Casablanca and the South Atlantic Coast, Rabat and the North Atlantic Coast, Tangier and the Mediterranean Coast, Fez and the center Atlas, Marrakech, the excessive Atlas, Ouarzazate, and the Southern Oases
  • Thorough background at the panorama, vegetation and animals, background, govt, and culture
  • Handy tools together with a Darija and French phrasebook with pronunciation guides
  • Essential information on visas, lodging, security, touring by myself or with childrens, LGBTQ+ go back and forth, and more

With Moon Morocco's myriad actions, functional suggestion, and insider assistance, you could plan your journey your way.

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