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Rough Guide to Roman Rough Guide

Advantages: Great restauraunt recommendations, useful price guides etc
Disadvantages: Maps not great, little short of detail

...before a recent weekend away in Rome (ok, I confess, we went to watch the rugby!) As we thought it would be nice to know a little about what we were looking at and where we were. I spent the delay at the airport and the flight checking th ...

sk0680 21.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to Rome - Martin Dunford

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YUMMY PICTURES, GOOD INFORMATION.

Advantages: Lots of facts not lots of reading
Disadvantages: Not cheap

...because I was due to take a long holiday in Canada and wanted some ideas on what to see. A lot of the other guides on the market did not inspire me because they had to much detail and I wanted a guide to flick through rather than ea ...

nicolasreed 01.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The National Geographic Traveler - Canada - National Geographic

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Peru, I'm coming!

Advantages: great guidebook
Disadvantages: none

...-------------------- I'm using the 6th edition, published in February 2007. -------------------- Peru is one of the must-sees on my life-to-do-list. I actually bought this book long before I started planning my trip, long before I actually decided to go. ...

sun-is-shining 17.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Peru (Lonely Planet Country Guide) - Sara Benson

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Lonely Planet Peru - a thorough guide with good advice.

Advantages: user friendly, thorough information.
Disadvantages: Slightly pricier than expected.

My husband and I purchased this book to assist us on our honeymoon. The relevant sections for our trip were easy to find and contained thorough information and advice for that area including history, local sites, accommodation, eating and drinking and dan ...

katt456 02.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Peru (Lonely Planet Country Guide) - Sara Benson

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We Called it "The Bible"

Advantages: Ist contains all you need to know and more
Disadvantages: a bit heavy to carry around

...I was pretty excited about my trip. Three months India and a month in Nepal was my dream vacation I had saved up for. I had researched and read many books, got my shots, my malaria pills, and, ahem, packed the hygiene products and water-cleaning pills. I ...

A_M_Benneter 14.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of India (Lonely Planet Country Guide) - Sarina Singh

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