Better than ever! Weve reinvented this guidebook with all new highlights and planning sections, customized itineraries, a dedicated food and drink chapter, cross referenced maps, and a practical directory. Grab that backpack and wave goodbye to routine and familiarity -- Africa calls. Wander the deserts, surf the waves, ogle the landscapes and laugh with the locals. Written for backpackers by backpackers, this guide lets you go further, stay longer and pay less for an adventure of a lifetime.