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Seeing the sights in Normandy

Advantages: Small and lightweight; lots of photos
Disadvantages: Information on individual places is brief

Top 10 Normandy is a Dorling Kindersley Eye Witness Travel guide book that gives information on what it considers to be the ten best in a wide variety of categories in this region of France, famous for the Bayeux tapestry, the Impressionist painter Claude ...

denella 28.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Top 10: Normandy - Fiona Duncan

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Lonely Planets Ecuador & the Galápagos Islands

Advantages: Information
Disadvantages: Price

Lonely Planets Guide to Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands has every basic need for information a traveler would have visiting this country, and even more so to backpackers. This book gives you a good introduction into Ecuador's cultures,environments, Histo ...

VanBlackman 09.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Ecuador & the Galápagos Islands - Lonely Planet

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Knowing Your Onions..

Advantages: Up to date Information, Easy to Use Format
Disadvantages: Some may prefer more colour in a guide book.

One of the most important tasks for me, after booking a holiday, is to acquire a guidebook or two. Very often I do not read these until departure, as I do not like to over plan my vacation. For several years now, I have stuck with the same publisher of tr ...

helencbradshaw 29.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Bermuda - Lonely Planet

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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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Review of America Unchained - Dave Gorman

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B.C AND BEYOND..

Advantages: see review
Disadvantages: none!

...I really love to travel and have numerous guide books covering many different places I would like to visit. This year we have decided that we would start saving for (another!) trip of a lifetime, this time to British Columbia and the Yukon in Canada. W ...

anwar 09.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of British Columbia and the Yukon - Ryan Ver Berkmoes

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