Advantages: Much better than they used to be. Disadvantages: Still a way to go.
...Well I know that this train company is still listed in Ciao as Connex South Central, but for the last year and a bit, this train service has changed hands. It is now run by a company called Govia, under the new name South Central.
Having been in Brighton now in university for three years I have seen first hand how the train service has been running here. When I arrived, Connex was in charge...
Advantages: Easy to reach by car, free parking, quiet Disadvantages: Not so good if you want to head to the Central Pier or North Shore, little else nearby
...a hotel with parking and go for a weekend.
Eventually I settled upon the Premier Inn Blackpool Central, lured in by the fact it has a large free car park and the "central" in the hotel's title.
Before I proceed with this review I have to take issue with Ciao stating this hotel is called "Blackpool South" - the title is incorrect as Premier Inn call this "Blackpool Central". However all the other...
Advantages: Easy to use, clearly written Disadvantages: Missing some important details, everyone else will have the same book and follow the same advice..
...South America on a shoestring is part of lonely planet's regional guides for those travelling on a budget and I used the 10th edition, published March 2007 which is the most up-to-date version for my trip around that continent this year.
The guide starts with an overview of the continent, from popular intineraries, maps, a brief history and culture section and the basic environment...