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A loyal travel buddy

Advantages: nice style of writing, good information
Disadvantages: no info about some places

...I almost know this book by memory know and it's going to be my loyal travel buddy on my upcoming trip to Indonesia. I prefer the rough guide to the Lonely planet - it's nothing I could point the finger on just a personal preference. Oh, I prefer the name ...

sun-is-shining 01.06.2009 · Read full review
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Who needs corporations

Advantages: An easy read, shows a side to Americal you didn't know existed
Disadvantages: The trip had to end at some point!

...A Freewheeling Roadtrip In Search Of Non-Corporate USA is how Dave Gorman's latest book describes itself. To many Europeans America is the land of faceless corporations, look a like shopping malls with no individuality with no place for the little man. ...

MrMopp 22.09.2009 · Read full review
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The Merde keeps flowing!!

Advantages: An hilarious read
Disadvantages: Found myself all alone and laughing out loud.

A YEAR IN THE MERDE STEPHEN CLARKE ”My good friend Chris told me not to come to France. Great lifestyle, he said, great food, and totally un-politically correct women with great underwear.” Introduction The workmate who I ta ...

seanbond87 27.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of A Year in the Merde - Stephen Clarke

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Merde!!!

Advantages: Easy page turner
Disadvantages: Made me want to go back to Paris

...Being someone that is generally behind the times with her reading, I have only just read a book that was first published in 2004, which I myself purchased in about 2006, and then finally read in 2008. Despite the obvious reflections about life in 2003 (t ...

orlando 28.12.2008 · Read full review
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French letters

Advantages: Funny, balanced, refreshing
Disadvantages: A little too long

Did you notice that when Will Smith asked the people in Paris to greet the people watching the concert in London during Saturday's GB gig, our friends in France booed vociferously? The old Anglo-French rivalry reared its head again and it doesn't look lik ...

fizzytom 05.07.2005 · Read full review
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