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In the Picture with DK Eyewitness

Advantages: Well illustrated; lots of detail
Disadvantages: Covers the more highbrow attractions; omits hostels; heavy to carry

Czechoslovakia may have broken into its two separate Republics in 1993 But publishers of travel books still like to present guides to the Czech Republic and Slovakia within one volume. The pros and cons to this approach are obvious. I frequently fly into ...

fizzytom 24.01.2013 · Read full review
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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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Its not so Lonely in Australia!

Advantages: So much information
Disadvantages: Slightly bulky to carry

+ Lonely Planet - Australia + The lonely planet Australia book is a must of you are travelling around Australia. It gives you lots of very useful information about the country, things to do and see, currently and lots more. As I was planning my trip an ...

DeniseKelly40 17.01.2008 · Read full review
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A Lonely Planet Guide to Australia and its Wonders

Advantages: Bulgiing with Useful Reviews, Maps, Prices, Accomodation, Attractions...
Disadvantages: Bulky and Heavy and Sometimes A Little Generous in its Reviews

Having decided to explore the Australia with my partner for my gap year, I was given this book as a gift from my partner's father to help aid us in our decisions about where and when to go and explore the great Aussie outback.. Being cocky and looking ...

becky_tredget 04.06.2007 · Read full review
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Aussie aussie aussie!

Advantages: Informative, interesting, easy to find things
Disadvantages: Only thing I can think of is its size!

I borrowed the Lonely Planet Guide to Australia from a friend before embarking on my trip. I could not put it down, reading about all the places I was going to visit, and a lot were added to my list of places I wanted to visit from reading this book. ...

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Review of Lonely Planet Australia - Lonely Planet

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