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tripwolf brings you Footprint travel guides for the Americas
tripwolf has finished importing all of the wonderful travel info from Footprint Books for Central America, South America and the Caribbean!
Six months ago, tripwolf announced the partnership with Footprint, and the rewards are now ready for your reaping. We have made their traditional and professional guidebook material available and easily accessible online and on your iPhone! This professional content includes important and essential travel information like the best time to go, what to eat and drink, how to get there, the best shopping, dining and nightlife, as well as other important cultural info like how to act like a local, Visas and immigration questions and health concerns. There’s a lot more, and on top of it, if you’re an expert, you can now add your own tips!
South American travel guides:
- Brazil guide (info)
- Bolivia guide (info)
- Chile guide (info)
- Colombia guide (info)
- Ecuador guide (info)
- Galapagos Islands guide (info)
- Argentina guide (info)
- Peru guide (info)
Central American travel guides:
- Costa Rica guide (info)
- Belize guide (info)
- El Salvador guide (info)
- Mexico guide (info)
- Honduras guide (info)
- Guatemala guide (info)
- Nicaragua guide (info)
- Panama guide
Caribbean travel guides:
- Cayman Islands guide (info)
- Jamaica guide (info)
- Turks and Caicos guide (info)
- Dominican Republic guide (info)
- Haiti guide (info)
- Puerto Rico guide (info)
- US Virgin Islands guide (info)
- British Virgin Islands guide (info)
- Leeward Islands guide (info)
- French Antilles guide (info)
- Windward Islands guide (info)
- Barbados guide (info)
- Trinidad and Tobago guide (info)
- Netherlands Antilles guide (info)
- Cuba guide (info)
All travel information in the application comes from the tripwolf community and from trusted travel guide publishers like Marco Polo and Footprint.
tripwolf brings you:See what travel guide author Ben Box has to say about the joys and the chores of writing about travel for a living.
For nearly 20 years, Ben Box, 57, has been the editor of the South American Handbook, Footprint’s flagship guide book that was first published in 1924. Sebastian from tripwolf reached him on the phone in Suffolk, UK, where Ben lives with his wife Sarah who edits Footprint’s Caribbean guide books.
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