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Where will I find the Dragon's lair?

Advantages: Easy to use, interesting and lovely photos and maps
Disadvantages: Paperback book but a little heavy

DK Eyewitness Guide : Cracow Whenever we buy a guidebook we opt for one of the Dorling Kindersley Eye Witness ones as they are so well laid out and have great pictures so you can actually see what you might be looking for when you go somewhere. WHAT DO ...

catsholiday 01.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of DK Eye Witness Travel Guide: Cracow - Dorling Kinderseley

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Freeloading

Advantages: Some good suggestions
Disadvantages: Some unoriginal suggestions

I selected this book from Amazon because, well, who doesn't love a free day out? It has been written by husband and wife team Ben and Dinah Hatch, and I had high hopes for discovering some unusual places to visit. My first port of call was to check wh ...

Essexgirl2006 23.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Frommer's Britain for Free: Great Days Out - Ben Hatch, Dinah Hatch

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Don't leave home without it!

Advantages: Clear information with inspiring photos
Disadvantages: None

Having used the full size Rough Guides for many years, I have always found them to be an extremely useful combination of background culture and history, together with practical advice on sightseeing, eating out and living on a budget. When I looked for ...

dee7778 18.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Pocket Rough Guide to Lisbon - Matthew Hancock

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Somewhere - but not quite anywhere

Advantages: Interesting look at an unusual subject
Disadvantages: Probably a book to borrow rather than to buy

Around the middle of the last century and earlier, books about the English countryside seemed very much in vogue. H.V. Morton’s ‘In Search of England’ (very popular at the time, but now more or less forgotten) and similar titles spring readily to mind. ...

JOHNV 10.10.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Edgelands - Paul Farley

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