Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations by Chris Santella, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

by Chris Santella
     
 

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Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die is the latest offering in the bestselling Fifty Places series. Chris Santella, along with top expedition leaders, explores the world’s greatest walking adventures. Some, such as the Lunana Snowman Trek in Bhutan and the Kangshung Valley Trek in Tibet, are grueling multiweek adventures at high altitudes

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Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die is the latest offering in the bestselling Fifty Places series. Chris Santella, along with top expedition leaders, explores the world’s greatest walking adventures. Some, such as the Lunana Snowman Trek in Bhutan and the Kangshung Valley Trek in Tibet, are grueling multiweek adventures at high altitudes. Others, such as Japan’s Nakesando Trail, move leisurely from village to village, allowing walkers to immerse themselves in the local culture. Whether it’s climbing the Rwandan mountains to view mountain gorillas or strolling through bistros along Italy’s Amalfi Coast, there’s a memorable hike at everyone’s level within these 50 chapters. With commentaries from expert trekkers and insider tips that lead the reader off the beaten path, Santella has again captured the special characteristics that make these must-visit destinations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781584798538
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2010
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
86,791
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Chris Santella is a freelance writer and marketing consultant based in Portland, Oregon. A regular contributor to the New York Times and Forbes.com, he has also contributed to the New Yorker, Travel & Leisure, Golf, and Delta Sky. Santella is the author of six other titles in STC’s Fifty Places series.

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