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India to take away

Advantages: Easy to read, and lovely photography
Disadvantages: None at all.

Summer 2007 saw the 60th anniversary of the 'Partition' through India and the formation of Pakistan. The end of the Raj era and British rule resulted in unrest in the collection of Kingdoms which formed 'India', and the British, in their 'wisdom' decided ...

orlando 29.03.2008 ∑ Read full review
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Review of BBC India with Sanjeev Bhaskar - Sanjeev Bhaskar

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No Need To Rough It In Budapest

Advantages: Lots of background info
Disadvantages: The listings section is a bit confusing

...For me, choosing a guide book for my trip is all part of the pre-holiday experience along with choosing which novel to take for the journey. I have been known to visit several bookshops comparing the different guide books for maps, information relevant ...

Essexgirl2006 22.01.2007 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to Budapest - Charlie Hebbert

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A good guide to India (Rough Guide India)

Advantages: good information, helpful
Disadvantages: expensive

------------------------ I used the fifth edition! ------------------------ I almost know this book by memory know and it was my loyal travel buddy on my previous trip to India. I prefer the Rough Guide to the Lonely planet - it's nothing I could point th ...

sun-is-shining 01.06.2009 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to India - The Rough Guide

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Let Dorling Kindersley Show you Sydney

Advantages: Clear, logical structure based around districts
Disadvantages: No price information, weaker on hotel and restaurant advice than many more 'directive' guides

I travel a lot so itís probably not surprising that my bookshelves are filled with guidebooks from countries I've been to and places I still plan to visit. My preferences in guidebooks have changed a lot over the years as Iíve got older (and better off) a ...

koshkha 07.06.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Eyewitness Travel Guide: Switzerland

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Singing the praises of Singapore

Advantages: Just generally an amazing place to go!
Disadvantages: Hotels can be quite expensive

Singapore....well, what can I say, if you're thinking of going, go, go now!! I've visited the country about 5 times in my life, having spent almost a year there in total. My mum is originally from there so when I visit, I see the way that the locals live ...

Celia86 01.09.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Singapore - Lonely Planet

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