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The perfect complement to a eurail ticket

Advantages: Easy access to useful information and entertaining
Disadvantages: Heavy for backpackers (easily overcome) and not as big a range as some might wish for

To say that Europe on a Shoestring has been my Bible for the past three weeks would be an overstatement, but it was certainly very helpful and I would recommend it for any young first-time traveller. It is a comprehensive and amusing guide which makes it ...

minimunchkin 06.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Europe on a Shoestring: Big Trips on Small Budgets (Lonely Planet Shoestring Guides) - Sarah Johnstone

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Absolute lifesaver...saved me a fortune!

Advantages: Everything!
Disadvantages: Very heavy if you're planning to travel with it in your backpack

As a young woman of 20 planning my first trip away this summer, I bought Lonely Planet's "Europe on a Shoestring" simply because it was on offer in WHSmiths. Little did I know it was to be the best book I ever bought! There are in depth chapters on the ...

km528 18.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Europe on a Shoestring: Big Trips on Small Budgets (Lonely Planet Shoestring Guides) - Sarah Johnstone

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