Lonely Planet The world s leading travel guide publisher This is not a guidebook And it s definitely not for parents It is the real inside story about one of the world s most exciting continents Africa In this book you ll hear fascinating tales about Dogon warriors, fearless explorers, Nollywood film stars, crazy coffins, Egyptian tombs and witch doctors Check out cool stories about Tuareg nomads, the world s biggest diamond, killer crocodiles, and eccentric dictators You ll find thumb pianos and mummified monkeys, camel caravans, a golden death mask, a seriously tough desert race, and history galore This book shows you an Africa your parents probably don t even know about.Authors Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Clive GiffordAbout Lonely Planet Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world s leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, children s books, and a dedicated traveller community Lonely Planet s mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide categoryLonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other New York TimesLonely Planet It s on everyone s bookshelves it s in every traveller s hands It s on mobile phones It s on the Internet It s everywhere, and it s telling entire generations of people how to travel the world Fairfax Media Australia1 in the world market share source Nielsen Bookscan Australia, UK and USA March 2012 January 2013 Download Not For Parents Africa: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know – heartforum.co.uk
OUR STORYA beat up old car, a few dollars in the pocket and a sense of adventure In 1972 that s all Tony and Maureen Wheeler needed for the trip of a lifetime across Europe and Asia overland to Australia It took several months, and at the end broke but inspired they sat at their kitchen table writing and stapling together their first travel guide, Across Asia on the Cheap Within a week they d sold 1500 copies and Lonely Planet was born One hundred million guidebooks later, Lonely Planet is the world s leading travel guide publisher with content to almost every destination on the planet.
- 96 pages
- Not For Parents Africa: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
- Lonely Planet
- 26 August 2018 Lonely Planet