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Ecuador : the essential guide to customs & culture

Author: Russell Maddicks
Publisher: London, : Kuperard, [2015] ©2015
Series: Culture smart! (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Squeezed between Colombia in the north and Peru in the south, Ecuador is named for its location on the Equator and has a landscape so varied that it has been described as a microcosm of every microclimate found in South America. This diversity makes it a magnet for tourists, mountain trekkers, volunteers, and increasing numbers of US retirees looking for a warm, culturally interesting, economical, and safe place to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Maddicks
ISBN: 9781857336832 1857336836
OCLC Number: 871329453
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Description: 168 pages ; illustrations, map : 18 cm.
Contents: Land and people --
Values and attitudes --
Customs, and traditions --
Making friends --
Ecuadorians at home --
Time out --
Travel, health, and safety --
Business briefing --
Communicating.
Series Title: Culture smart! (London, England)
Other Titles: Culture smart Ecuador
Customs & culture
Responsibility: by Russell Maddicks.

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Culture Smart! Ecuador provides essential information on local attitudes, beliefs and behaviour. This concise guide will tell you what to expect and how to behave. This inside knowledge will enable  Read more...
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Culture Smart! has come to the rescue of hapless travellers, Sunday Times Travel - ...the perfect introduction to the weird, wonderful and downright odd quirks and customs of various countries, Read more...

 
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