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Great guide to a great city but with layout issues (RG Amsterdam)

Advantages: comprehensive, informative, opinionated
Disadvantages: idiotic layout of the listing section separating sightseeing, eating, snacking and drinking

...The short of it A great guide to a fascinating city, marred a bit by an infuriating layout in the listings section. Still, very much recommended. The longer story The Good This Rough Guide is as comprehensive, up to date and well res ...

skyelightsmoke 20.01.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to Amsterdam - Karoline Densley

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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 - Paul Hellander

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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 - Paul Hellander

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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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Italy is calling me again !

Advantages: Useful information and different to the normal guide books
Disadvantages: None

This guide was a book purchased by me when my Wanderlust magazine ran an offer for its subscribers to purchase books free and just pay for postage. Being a lover of the Italian places I have been to visit so far and completely loving the way of life, I fe ...

frankiecesca 21.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Italy - Culture Smart! - Charles Abbott

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