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On top of the World

Advantages: Wonderful photos of exotic places.
Disadvantages: You might get more from watching the series.

Michael Palin does it again! His sixth travelogue 'Himalaya' is a fascinating day by day diary account of Micheal Palin's six month, 3,000 mile journey across central Asia and the World's greatest mountain range between 12 May 2003 - 7 April 2004. Pali ...

nickyct 07.01.2005 · Read full review
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Best read at altitude...

Advantages: Gives you more than the TV show. Great Pictures
Disadvantages: Can leave you scratching your head for where he was in the show

Michael Palin has been galavanting round the world for the BBC for 10 years now having vistited the poles, the Pacific, The Sahara desert and Patagonia, but the best,m and most challenging comes with his new adventure to the Himalaya, the highest mountain ...

mr_kipling 12.01.2005 · Read full review
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Western Australia? (Wait A while!)

Advantages: Detailed, helpful, indispensable, describes everything you could possibly want!
Disadvantages: Don't know! Only covers WA?!

...People from other parts of Australia often think of WA (Western Australia) as Wait Awhile! But this easy-going, laid-back lifestyle and group of people is just one of its big attractions. And the Lonely Planet guide to WA explains every one in detail, fr ...

Allyalcock 26.08.2005 · Read full review
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Futureventura...Canary Islands

Advantages: beautiful beaches, sand dunes
Disadvantages: building works, small, need a car

Ok..it will be a great place just give it 5 years. At the moment it is still in building progress and the only thing that is scenic is the mountains. I went with First Choice and what a bad choice that was.. no rep, mosqitos splattered all over the ap ...

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'allo allo, Dordogne.

Advantages: Brilliantly applicable, essential guide.
Disadvantages: Could have more.

The Rough Guide To The Dordogne & The Lot, Including Bordeaux and its vineyards £12.99 in the shops, you can buy this from £4.64 used, from Amazon. Okay, here are the basics: 431 pages, 8 sections (including some 'picture' sections). For those ...

paulhanton 25.11.2008 · Read full review
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