All New Highlights and planning sections Customized itineraries Snapshot coverage Responsible travel tips Cross-referenced maps Nobody touches Lonely Planet for budget travel advice The Sunday Times Scale Mayan pyramids, worship the sun on palm-fringed shores and chill out in the shade of a smoldering volcano. Whatever your passion, Central America is jam-packed with possibilities. Written by experts who travel on your budget, this guide lets you go further, stay longer and pay less for the adventure of a lifetime. * Explore It All - in-depth coverage of all seven Central American nations, plus Mexico's Yucatan and Chiapas * Find Your Way - 120 user-friendly maps plus detailed bus schedules and crucial border-crossing information * Rest Easy - lodging and restaurants that offer bang for your buck...plus the occasional splurge! * Talk the Talk - comprehensive Language, Culture and Conduct sections keep you street-smart and clued-in.Reid, Robert is the author of 'Lonely Planet Central America on a Shoestring', published 2004 under ISBN 9781741040296 and ISBN 1741040299.