Adventures In The Big Bend, 4TH Ed

by Jim Glendinning

Adventures in the Big Bend

The 4th, New and Revised Edition

Jim Glendinning offers a completely updated and comprehensive review of the beautiful Big Bend region. Described in this edition are six different national and state parks, eight adventures for the energetic visitor, and detailed mile-by-mile directions for five driving routes, including backcountry roads. Lodgings, restaurants, and events in fourteen different communities are also included.

Learn how to book a luxury resort in the desert or a rustic cabin in the Davis Mountains, where to view world famous art or listen to cowboy poetry, dance under the stars, eat barbecue, raft the Rio Grande, or hike to 7,835 feet - the variety is enormous.

Still a mystery to many, remote and wonderful as always, Big Bend is ready to reveal its secrets to the reader of ADVENTURES IN THE BIG BEND.

About the Author:

Jim Glendinning arrived in the USA from Scotland in 1961 after graduating from Oxford University. For the next 30 years he worked on both sides of the Atlantic, mainly in tourism. As a tour guide and travel writer, he visited 118 countries before happening upon Alpine, Texas in 1992. He decided to stay and opened a bed & breakfast called The Corner House. He continues to write travel articles, runs tours into Mexico, and offers guide service in the Big Bend area.

He has been traveling the world for over 50 years. Working in the travel business has given Jim insider information, which he shares with the world through he´s blogspot,

"I hope to share this with you, The aim of this blog is to give you ideas to travel smartly and adventurously as well as economically. I give travel tips and bargains of course but, equally importantly, I relate uplifting travel stories which will leave you with a desire to travel for deeper rewards."

"I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel´s sake. The great affair is to move."Robert Louis Stevenson
ISBN Binding Pages Size Weight Retail
978-0-9745048-9-6 Tradepaper 314 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.9 12 oz $19.95
 

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