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Great Book! Make me want to explore Italy soon!

Advantages: Helpful Guide
Disadvantages: Price is a bit expensive

I haven't been to Italy before but I have a few Italian friends who recommended me to buy this book. I thought this is a great book for a traveler who hasn't been to Italy before, like me. It gives complete information and guides about a lot of things lik ...

brownsnuffles 04.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Italy - Lonely Planet

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I survived my year abroad thanks to it!

Advantages: very in depth & informative
Disadvantages: bit bulky to carry (i'm a weakling!)

...edition of the Lonely Planet is already 3 years old, it is still just as helpful and useful and more or less up to date, to the extent that I was able to use it for my last trip to Spain only a couple of months ago. I bough ...

lysfong 11.03.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Spain - Lonely Planet

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An excellent resource for seeing Britain on foot

Advantages: An easy to use guide with a range of beautiful walks
Disadvantages: Some of the walks are a little too difficult for me!

Coast: The Walks A number of book representatives regularly visit my workplace, such as The Book People and as a result, I frequently find myself browsing through the samples and placing several orders. My husband and I are keen photographers an ...

Alyson29 08.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Coast: The Walks - BBC Books

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The Rough Guide to California

Advantages: Well laid out, lots of useful info and maps, good hotel and restaurant lists
Disadvantages: More info on attractions would be helpful - price, opening hours, transport

...This is a very informative, well laid out guide covering all areas of California, Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. The book is split up into the different areas of California - Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, National Parks and has a good intorducto ...

jnmuk 09.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to California: Includes Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon (Rough Guide Travel Guides) - Jeff Dickey

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Modern India

Advantages: Fascinating look at how India works
Disadvantages: A lot of information to take in

...Introduction Why is it that the more you read, the more you realise you don't know? Recently, I've read a couple of novels based in India and realised how little I know about one of the largest countries in the world. I've never been; but certainly hope ...

sunmeilan 02.05.2006 · Read full review
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Review of India in Slow Motion - Mark Tully, Gillian Wright

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