you go on your trip, getting a Costa Rica travel guide
before leaving will provide you with valuable information
for your trip. Before the Internet, books were where travelers
seeking information would turn. Travel books, a Spanish
English phrasebook, or literature like Hemingway's stories
about Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro drew people to online
book stores and libraries. You'll surely be able to find a good
Costa Rica guide to assist your trip.
Visitors going overseas will often have long plane, train,
and bus rides, which are the perfect places to read up
on your destination with a Costa Rica visitor
guide that is available along the way. You can find some
very inexpensive used books with free or low cost shipping
at large online bookstores like Amazon Books.
Aside from whiling the hours away, having a
handy little Costa Rica guide can be a godsend helping you
in many situations. A Costa Rica travel guide comes with
maps of the city center as well as everyday phrases. They
will easy to read concise lists of restaurant, accommodations,
Lonely Planet guides are one of the most popular travel
books in the world. This series covers a bevy of destinations
as well as tailored guides. These books are filled with
colorful photographs, well represented Costa Rica information
and are very easy to read. A Costa Rica visitor guide for walking, phrase books,
as well as shoestring guides for travelers on a budget
are some of the Lonely Planet guides you can use to help
you plan for your next journey.
Those in or near the Seattle area can walk inside the Amazon Bookstore and find and touch all the guide books they would ever need. Most people though would need a link to Amazon's online store.
Suggested: Amazon; Lonely Planet Costa Rica (Travel Guide)
Suggested: Amazon; Lonely Planet Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary (Lonely Planet Phrasebook and Dictionary)
Frommer's is another trusted and reliable source of up
to date information on Costa Rica travel books. Their
books can be found on all the online book stores, and
their website has an extensive online travel guide as
well as an email newsletter. Whether you're looking for
the easiest, most portable Spanish English phrasebook
or just a simple colorful guide with a map to guide you,
these three main publishers should be able fill your needs
when you're shopping for your Costa Rica travel guide.
Suggested: Amazon; Frommer's Costa Rica 2015 (Color Complete Guide)
Lets Go is another popular choice of travel books for
young people and students. These are a fun and simple
read, and have a range of information for all sorts of
travelers. These guides contain a great deal of information
in its small size. It too, has color photos, however,
they are all grouped in part of the book, and the rest
is mainly text. You will appreciate the extra information
on low cost lodging and the background on the country
these travel books also supply. Since 1960 they've been
publishing travel guides, so this is a well Costa Rica
known series and is highly recommended.
Suggested: Amazon; Let's
Go Costa Rica
If you traveling through rugged and underdeveloped countries,
you will find the most up to date tips and travel information.
A Costa Rica guide will be one of the most important
tools to help you get around the region.