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A Different India for Each Visitor I first went to India more than 15 years ago and Ive been back many times since for holidays and for business trips. Ive been all over the place but I still wouldnt claim that I know India because its an unknowable mess of contradictions and conundrums. ... Read review

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There's a very good reason the guides don't tell you these things

AdvantagesOccasionally mildly amusing

DisadvantagesOften factually incorrect, poorly edited and mostly just moaning and whining

"A Different India for Each Visitor I first went to India more than 15 years ago and Ive been back many times since for holidays and for business trips. Ive been all over the place but I still wouldnt claim that I know India because its an unknowable mess of contradictions and conundrums. I have lots of guidebooks and Im always looking for insights into the country that I love but perhaps I should have been a bit more ..." Read review
15.02.2012

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Subgenre Travel Writing
Country India
Continent Asia
Edition Kindle

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