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Eire We Go, Eire We Go, Eire We Go!

Advantages: It's hilarious
Disadvantages: It ends!

There was a time, not really all that long ago, when travel writing consisted of little more than city and country guides. Nothing that really made you want to up sticks and go places, as they assumed you were either already there or booked to go. The tel ...

Soho_Black 17.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Round Ireland with a Fridge - Tony Hawks

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The fridge left me cold

Advantages: Unusal theme
Disadvantages: Shallow attitude

...I don’t suppose Prince Charles features in many travel books, so you can hardly blame Tony Hawks for grabbing the opportunity to name drop. Round Ireland with a Fridge is the story of a journey taken by Tony Hawks after a drunken bet. He decides to hit ...

tyllwyd 09.03.2004 · Read full review
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'Life is a mystery to be lived, not a problem to be solved'

Advantages: Funny
Disadvantages: Forced funny

Hawke’s:” I would like to report the theft of a fridge!” Garda:” A fridge you say?” Hawkes:”Well yes…” Garda:” Are you the owner of this fridge?” Hawke’s: I’m hitching around Ireland with it” Garda:” Are you a comedian or something” Hawke’s: “Yes”. ...

thedevilinme 09.03.2010 · Read full review
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A Fridge, Hitchhiking, He Must Be Mad!!!

Advantages: very, very funny
Disadvantages: laughing out loud on bus

When I had to shelve this book in the library (it’s ok, I work there, I don’t just wander around putting books away for fun), I wasn’t quite sure of what category it would come under, was it humour or travel? To save myself from having to think too har ...

susan1967 07.02.2004 · Read full review
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Yes you read right a fridge....

Advantages: Crazy,mad, and very very funny!!!!!
Disadvantages: Hard to put down!!!!

Is that a fridge???? This is the question Tony Hawks finds himself being asked over and over again on his journey, and is it any wonder?? The story starts with Tony Hawks accepting a bet one drunken evening that he can't hitch hike around the circumfer ...

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