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Lonely Planet New Zealand

Advantages: Cheap, informative and comprehensive travel guide.
Disadvantages: Some information is now out of date, a few more glossy pictures would have been nice!

...This review is based on the September 2004 Edition of Lonely Planet: New Zealand (The latest edition at the time of writing this review). Most travellers are familiar with Lonely Planet guides, if you aren't, and you're considering a trip, my advice is ...

trumo 20.03.2006 · Read full review
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The best information source for New zealand

Advantages: In depth analysis of this beautiful country
Disadvantages: Quite pricey

What a great guide! Im planning on travelling hear for a year in june and this book really does give you an in depth guide into the different suburbs. The words almost jump off the page and i feel that i have already been! bacpacking for a year is quit ...

natalia_ann 17.01.2009 · Read full review
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Auckland, the clean, green city

Advantages: A clean, safe city. Adjacent to the waterfront with ferries to other parts.
Disadvantages: No large departmental stores. Limited public transport.

Auckland is a city that stretches back from its' waterfront home. It is unique in that you can sit in a bar or restaurant in Downtown Auckland and look out at the great liners and small ferry boats delivering their passengers. Within a few metres those ...

margcoli 13.08.2000 · Read full review

Review of Lonely Planet Auckland - Lonely Planet

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indepth knowledge for planning your adventure

Advantages: comprehensive
Disadvantages: none

...I found this book invaluable not only when planning our 'once in a lifetime' trip but also during the four weeks we were there. I also used it to help with giving more depth to the scrapbook and photo album afterwards! The book gives an excellent inde ...

beth99 07.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Rough Guide to New Zealand - The Rough Guide

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A cynics tale.

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: Its not funny, tells me little about New Zealand

...I really enjoy reading travel books, especially if they also make me laugh. I have read all the books by Bill Bryson and have enjoyed them all. A recent trip to my local library looking for something to lift my mood, I came across a travel book about New ...

anwar 08.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of A Land of Two Halves - Joe Bennett

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