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Its not so Lonely in Australia!

AdvantagesSo much information

DisadvantagesSlightly bulky to carry

"+ Lonely Planet - Australia + The lonely planet Australia book is a must of you are travelling around Australia. It gives you lots of very useful information about the country, things to do and see, currently and lots more. As I was planning my trip and didn't have a clue on what there was to do and see in this large country so I decided to get this book and I was very pleased with it. + CONTENTS + This book has everything imaginable that ..." Read review
17.01.2008

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Community Level 3becky_tred...

becky_tredget

A Lonely Planet Guide to Australia and its Wonders

AdvantagesBulgiing with Useful Reviews, Maps, Prices, Accomodation, Attractions...

DisadvantagesBulky and Heavy and Sometimes A Little Generous in its Reviews

"Having decided to explore the Australia with my partner for my gap year, I was given this book as a gift from my partner's father to help aid us in our decisions about where and when to go and explore the great Aussie outback.. Being cocky and looking at the size of the thing (its quiet bulky and heavy and was sometimes a nuisance when carrying in my rucksack - note MY rucksack....boyfriend not strong enough or willing to carry it!), i put it aside ..." Read review
04.06.2007

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Community Level 5Allyalcock

Allyalcock

Aussie aussie aussie!

AdvantagesInformative, interesting, easy to find things

DisadvantagesOnly thing I can think of is its size!

"I borrowed the Lonely Planet Guide to Australia from a friend before embarking on my trip. I could not put it down, reading about all the places I was going to visit, and a lot were added to my list of places I wanted to visit from reading this book. It starts off with useful facts for the visitor which includes everything from when to go, suggested itineraries on your time frame and available budget, the 40 most recommended things to do/see, the ..." Read review
24.08.2005

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Community Level 2trumo

trumo

Lonely Planet: Australia

AdvantagesCrammed with useful information. Contains colour maps, Info. on accomodation, activities, getting around etc.

DisadvantagesAdds weight to your backpack.

"...you who are familiar with Lonely Planet publications will know that they produce the best travel guide books available. All the research for the book is done by independent travellers who basically 'tell it like it is'. This edition contains a 16 page colour road map section which I found really useful for getting your bearings. If you are travelling to Oz alone, as I did, you'll find the book provides piece of mind. You know where you going to ..." Read review
15.03.2006

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Community Level 2funkazzy11

funkazzy11

all you need to know is in here

AdvantagesExtremely informative and comprehensive

Disadvantagestoo much info to take in. Dull lay out

"I bought this paperback book online of play.com. I believe I paid around £11 including delivery. Expect to pay more in wh smith etc. RRP on this is £16.99. I was thinking generally about a trip to Australia and where to go etc if i did make it there. I found this book very useful. The book is broken into sections by territories. It then breaks this down into various towns and cities and breaks these down into sections of accomodation,eating, what ..." Read review
07.11.2005

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Community Level 2mandypanda01

mandypanda01

Lonely planet -Australia

Advantagespacked full of helful need to know information

Disadvantagesabit bulky to carry around but it does ensure lots of detail!

"...ago. He handed me this lonely planet guide and said it saved his life more than once on his trip, and as i looked at it with torn pages, mud splattered over it and crinkled pages where it got wet sitting under his towel in his backpack, i knew it had been well used and obviously helpful. I do admit the first thing i thought when i flicked through was woah there is alot of information to take in here, but i took it slow and just browsed through it. ..." Read review
11.10.2007

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