... Their books tend to be text heavy, giving you a lot of background information as well as opening times/prices, but don't tend to have a great many photos.
The first Rough Guide (The Rough Guide to Greece) was published in 1982. Originally Rough Guides (so named as the information was ... Read review
"...trip is all part of the pre-holiday experience along with choosing which novel to take for the journey. I have been known to visit several bookshops comparing the different guide books for maps, information relevant to me and checking to see which one is the most up to date. For my recent trip to Budapest it was a close run thing with the Lonely Planet and the Rough Guide, as they were the most recently published. Ultimately I plumped for the Rough ..."
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