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The rough guide which helped us in Istanbul.

Advantages: good info
Disadvantages: none

...Istanbul Pocket rough guide by Terry Richardson. Recently we had a four day break in Istanbul and before we went I borrowed a couple of books about Istanbul from the library one was this pocket rough guide written by Terry Richardson. I have used rough g ...

mumsymary 06.11.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to Istanbul - Terry Richardson

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Barcelona won't seem so Lonely anymore

Advantages: Informative, accurate (at time of press at least), lightweight for carrying around
Disadvantages: updated very 2 years so if you just miss the new edition it may be slightly dated

Earlier this year I went on a week long holiday to Barcelona and, working in a bookshop had a great time going through all the travel books one morning trying to decide which one to take (for those of you that think I was slacking off work, this is what w ...

daisydaisym 12.09.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Barcelona - 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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Don't expect too much help

Advantages: good overview over the main attractions
Disadvantages: bus times and prices inaccurate

-------------------- I'm using the 6th edition, published in August 2007. -------------------- Laos is definitely my favourite country, travelling or living there. My initial plan was to spend there one week, basically just a quick stop on my way to Viet ...

sun-is-shining 17.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Laos - Lonely Planet

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