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Baker, Christopher P. 1955-

Overview
Works: 152 works in 804 publications in 9 languages and 13,652 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Serial publications  Maps 
Roles: Author, Creator, Photographer, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: F1543.5, 917.291047
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Most widely held works about Christopher P Baker
 
Most widely held works by Christopher P Baker
Costa Rica by Christopher P Baker( Book )

150 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a travel guide to Costa Rica, describing its noteworthy sites, region by region, and including information on restaurants, accommodations, beaches, national parks, wildlife, and more
Cuba by Christopher P Baker( Book )

117 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated travel guide to Cuba with full-color photographs, detailed maps, and information on accommodations and restaurants, walking and driving tours, history and culture, and tourist sites
Back roads California by Christopher P Baker( Book )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2019 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twenty-four driving tours--ranging from one to five days--take you deep into California's countryside, with charming places to stay and eat along the way. Each itinerary includes a guided walk through a historic town or unspoiled countryside, plus a range of activities and tips on buying local crafts and produce. Zip codes are listed for use with a GPS device"--Page 2 of cover
Top 10 Puerto Rico by Christopher P Baker( )

30 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains dozens of top ten lists for visitors to Puerto Rico, featuring brief descriptions and contact information for top ranked restaurants, festivals, outdoor activities, and other attractions, as well as a list of top ten things to avoid
Top 10 California wine country by Christopher P Baker( )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains dozens of top ten lists for visitors to California wine country, featuring brief descriptions and contact information for top ranked restaurants, festivals, outdoor activities, and other attractions, as well as a list of top ten things to avoid
Jamaica by Christopher P Baker( Book )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reisehåndbøkene fra Lonely Planet legger vekt på å ha med oppdatert, detaljert informasjon om reisemålet. Bøkene har med praktiske opplysninger om blant annet overnatting, transport, severdigheter og spisesteder
Caribbean by Christopher P Baker( Book )

36 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and German and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean will lead you straight to the best attractions this island paradise has to offer. Packed with full-color photographs, illustrations, and detailed mapping of 130 Caribbean islands, this expanded and updated guide explores everything from Harrison's Caves in Barbados to Nelson's Dockyard in Antigua, as well as the most pristine beaches and the best islands for history, architecture, and hiking. Whether traveling via cruise or independently, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean is the ideal companion, providing insider tips such as the best places to dive, snorkel, sail, and play golf. Customized tour routes will lead you to must-see sights like the Blue Mountains, Jamaican Rum Distilleries, and rain forests on Martinique. You also will find extensive information about nature reserves and detailed listings of the best resorts, shops, restaurants, and nightlife for all budgets. Don't miss a thing on your vacation with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean — an indispensable guide to the islands
World travel : a guide to international ecojourneys( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photographs explore 68 wilderness areas of interest to those who care about the preservation of our natural environment
Jamaica : a Lonely Planet travel survival kit( )

in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panama by Christopher P Baker( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: A small-scale country on the surface, Panama is a Central American giant and gem just awakening to its vast potential. Esteemed travel writer Christopher Baker takes the reader on a journey of this fascinating place in his fully updated edition. Beginning in the cosmopolitan, steamy capital of Panama City, you move on to the Canal Zone and the central Caribbean, with world-class birding and rafting; Kuna Yala, administrated anonymously by indigenous Kuna people; the Darien, a biological Eden; and Central Panama, blessed with fine beaches, mountains, pre-Columbia sites, and important colonial architecture. Among the guide's special features are mapped walking and driving tours-including a walk around Panama City's Casco Antiguo and a drive across the Continental Divide; and special two-page entries on topics such as the Panama Canal and parrots and macaws. National Geographic and local experts provide insider tips on favorite or little known sites and events, and dozens of sidebars highlight experiences that show you how to truly get the most from your trip, including how to assist archaeologists uncover ancient artifacts at Panama Viejo and white-water rafting in the Highlands. This comprehensive guide includes essential background information and the author's pick of hotels and restaurants. Aimed at active travelers who want authentic, enriching, cultural experiences and expert advice from a trustworthy source, National Geographic Travelers provide ways for people to experience a place rather than just visit, and give the true feel of each destination not easily found online
Canaletto by Christopher P Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness travel by Christopher P Baker( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide to the islands of the Caribbean, covering their culture and history and offering information on hotels, resorts, restaurants, attractions, beaches, and outdoor activities
National Geographic traveler by Christopher P Baker( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and German and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel to Costa Rica to enjoy white-water rafting, the pristine beaches of Guanacaste, vibrant San Jose, and the Nicoya Peninsula--with National Geographic as your trusted guide. This dazzling guidebook, written by Central America travel expert Christopher P. Baker, covers all the main cities, towns, and regions of Costa Rica, helping travelers negotiate one of the world's leading destinations for eco-travel. Travel tips for San Jos#65533;, Nicoya, and Guanacaste are all fully revised and updated for this latest edition. The book outlines detailed city walks and regional drives, complete with maps and reservation information. Also included are features on geography (life in the lowland rain forest and volcanoes); Costa Rica's diversity of wildlife (butterflies, marine turtles, and snakes); and adventure activities (white-water rafting and sportfishing). This small country is a wildlife lovers' and birders' paradise: there are more than 50 species of hummingbirds native to Costa Rica, and approximately 10 percent of the world's butterflies breed here. The country is surrounded by more than 800 miles of coastline, stretching along the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. The only country in Central America with no standing army, Costa Rica enjoys continuing stability after a century of almost uninterrupted democratic government. The National Geographic Traveler guidebooks are aimed at readers who value experiential travel. Each provides inspiring photography, insider tips, and expert advice for a more authentic, enriching experience of the destination at hand. These books serve a readership of active, discerning travelers, supplying information, historical context, and cultural interpretation not available on the Internet
Bahamas, Turks & Caicos by Christopher P Baker( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reisehåndbøkene fra Lonely Planet legger vekt på å ha med oppdatert, detaljert informasjon om reisemålet. Bøkene har med praktiske opplysninger om blant annet overnatting, transport, severdigheter og spisesteder
National geographic traveler by Christopher P Baker( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travel guide to the Dominican Republic that provides information on history, lodging, dining, culture, recreation, shopping, and transportation, among other topics
Costa Rica handbook by Christopher P Baker( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havana by Christopher P Baker( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover what countless literary icons have: an amalgam of stunning architecture, compelling history, and world-class cuisine. Fall in love with Havana with Cuba expert Christopher P. Baker's Moon Havana. What You'll Discover in Moon Havana: * Expert, knowledgeable perspective from Christopher P. Baker on the capital of the country he has studied for decades * Full-color photos and detailed, easy-to-use maps for getting around on your own * Strategic itineraries for every trip and budget"--Publisher's description
Dominican Republic by Christopher P Baker( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travel guide to the Dominican Republic that provides information on history, lodging, dining, culture, recreation, shopping, and transportation, among other topics
Jamaica by Michael Read( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book will help you explore the island with custom-tailored itineraries or dive into adventure with comprehensive information on snorkeling, windsurfing, hiking, biking and more. Plus you will find your rhythm in Jamaica's fun beachside bars and bumping dance clubs
Colombia by Christopher P Baker( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in German and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the storied capital of Bogota to Medelin to the Amazon Basin, this guide to Colombia, South America, offers readers practical advice on planning your trip and explains the country in the context of its history, culture, cuisine, landscape, and flora and fauna. Acclaimed travel writer Christopher Baker explores the Eastern Highlands, the Caribbean Lowlands, the Western and Southern Highlands, the Pacific & San Andres, and Los Llanos & the Amazon Basin. Contemporary editorial features and experiential sidebars highlight every aspect of life and every activity under the Colombian sun: how emeralds are mined and marketed, the history of pirates off Colombia's shores, parrots and macaws, volcanoes, whale watching, and poison dart frogs. Gorgeous National Geographic photography and useful maps help you navigate your way around Colombia and its many landscapes: Take a walk through Bogota's historic Candelaria district, take a drive through coffee country, follow in the footsteps of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, or enjoy a drive around San Andres
 
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World travel : a guide to international ecojourneys
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CubaTop 10 Puerto RicoJamaicaCaribbeanWorld travel : a guide to international ecojourneysPanamaCanalettoEyewitness travel
Alternative Names
Baker, Christophe P., 1955-

Baker, Christopher 1955-

Baker, Christopher P.

Baker Christopher Paul

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Languages
English (424)

German (55)

Italian (22)

Dutch (18)

French (17)

Spanish (6)

Hungarian (1)

Romanian (1)

Turkish (1)