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Zdravstvuj Rossiya!

Advantages: Intesresting and full of information you wouldn't necessarily get from a normal guide book
Disadvantages: None

Russia; what do you think of when you hear the country name spoken? Vodka, fur coats and a country not likely to be on your list of places to see or go to on a short city break? Well for me I think of somewhere a bit different, the Kremlin and snow. Yes s ...

frankiecesca 18.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Russia - Culture Smart! - Anna King

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Small but useful guide book

Advantages: Lots in information, map
Disadvantages: Limited because of the size

Straight after booking mine and my boyfriend’s trip to Rome, I set out trying to find a couple of different guide books. Looking things up on the internet is all well and good but when you’re there, you need something else that you can refer to. I was luc ...

linzee_loulabelle 13.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Rome Pocket Map and Guide (Eyewitness Travel Guides)

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Whisky Galore? Not here!

Advantages: Quality writing style, potentially interesting subject
Disadvantages: Lack of depth, many digressions

I am often embarrassed to say that I am not a whisky drinker. I feel that this is some great failing in me on a social level. I know very little about whisky and am unable to make more than the simplest distinction between malts; I can tell which are dist ...

fizzytom 27.01.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Raw Spirit: the Hunt for the Perfect Dram - Iain Banks

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