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Lonely - Plan It

Advantages: A must have for starting a journey
Disadvantages: Carrying around books in your rucksack

There are travel books and there are travel books for tourists who have an abundant supply of money and only two weeks to spend it in, stay at expensive hotels and get a tour bus to wherever it is that their 'guide' suggests that they should visit. I kno ...

stevesingh 16.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Indonesia - Lonely Planet

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Very Comprehensive - a must read

Advantages: lots on information
Disadvantages: basic

...We visited the Yucatan area of Mexico last autumn and found the Lonely Planet guide to be indispensable. It gives the warts and all picture of the country, along with recommendations of places to stay, visit and eat. The only problem with the Lonely Pla ...

moraghewat 05.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Mexico City - Lonely Planet

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A Bible to all travellers

Advantages: Very consice
Disadvantages: Heavy book

Me and my Girlfriend decided to travell through Mexico, and bought the Lonley planet as our guide. It's contains all the information you would possible need, maps, bus time tables, food, drink, hotels etc. It gives you the freedom to turn up somewhere and ...

martindonnelly 09.08.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Mexico City - Lonely Planet

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seek the hidden and avoid the obvious

Advantages: packed full of useful info, great intro to the country
Disadvantages: everyone else will be going to the places it recommends too

When I bought the Lonely Planet guide I knew very little about Croatia. I was still harbouring suspicions that it was a war-torn wasteland, although the Croatian Tourist Board claimed it was all beaches, sea, old building, dramatic landscapes and nudist c ...

anna_mcnally 07.06.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Croatia - Lonely Planet

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