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You'll Soon Be Tired of Pubs

Advantages: Lots of suggestions, some bits of London I hadn't considered visiting
Disadvantages: Some suggestions are bizarre and suggest a lack of imagination from the writer

...in hardcover in 2012, "Tired of London Tired of Life" is a take on the quote by Samuel Johnson that "when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford". This book, therefore is designed to reigni ...

MentalSarcasm 27.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Tired of London, Tired of Life: One Thing A Day To Do in London - Tom Jones

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A Clear and Easy Read

Advantages: Clear; Interesting; Basic Information; Great destinations.
Disadvantages: Heavy

As I love travelling so much but can never afford to go to places very often, this is the next best thing. I received this book as a gift for Christmas last year and I have become completely immersed in it and discovered beautiful destinations which I hav ...

mc_uk100 18.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of 501 Must-Visit Destinations - David Brown

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Things to do in Denver.....?

Advantages: Inspirational
Disadvantages: Too little time

"Unforgettable Things to do before you die" is the second in the BBC series, and another title which will appeal to the armchair traveller, albeit a slightly more adventurous traveller than the average "Places to see before you die" reader. That said, bot ...

helencbradshaw 06.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Unforgettable Things to do before you die - BBC Books

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Definitely ready to take my first steps around the world!

Advantages: Lots of useful information, easy to read, funny.
Disadvantages: None for me.

...I am hoping to be heading off on my travels at the beginning of 2016 so I am currently binge reading all the information I can get whether it's travel guides on the countries I plan to visit, fiction written about epic journies or some of the myriad of br ...

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Review of The Rough Guide to the First-Time Around the World - Edition 2 - Doug Lansky

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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 ...

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Review of The Rough Guide to Istanbul - Terry Richardson

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