San Sombrero

San Sombrero : A Land of Carnivals, Cocktails and Coups

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Riding on the heels of the hilarious send-ups "Molvania: A Land Untouched by Modern Dentistry" and "Phaic Tăn: Sunstroke on a Shoestring," comes "San Sombrero." The people of San Sombrero are an outgoing, talkative, and sociable bunch, which perhaps explains why so few have succeeded as spies. Laughing comes naturally to them, and it's not unusual to see large groups of people doubled over with laughter, even in court or during a funeral. Often described as "the Venice of Central America" (due to the fact that many of its coastal cities are sinking), the sun-baked island of San Sombrero offers something for everyone, be they music lover, eco-tourist, history buff, or UN Human Rights Commissioner. From the frenetic nightlife of its capital Cucaracha City to the guaranteed solitude of a west coast beach during sea-snake season, there's simply so much to see and do in this undiscovered tropical jewel.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 127 x 195.58 x 17.78mm | 430.91g
  • Chronicle Books (CA)
  • United States
  • English
  • 0811856194
  • 9780811856195
  • 836,747