Author(s): Lonely Planet Publications
This encyclopedia of adventure features the best outdoor experiences, country-by-country, across the world. Whether on land, under water or in the air, there are experiences to tempt anyone from their armchair. Activities featured include driving, hiking, climbing, swimming, diving, surfing, sailing, skiing, and perhaps a parachute jump or two. Colourful, awe-inspiring images are accompanied by authoritative text from Lonely Planet's expert writers.