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  • venician

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    What's best? Lonely Planet guides for each individual country or the regional SE Asia guide?
    Is the extra weight worth carrying a guide book for each individual country?

    #1 Posted: 23/1/2008 - 08:09

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  • somtam2000

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    Depends how long you're planning on spending in each country. If you're in country for anything more than a fleeting glance, I find the country-specific guides far better. Bear in mind it is pretty easy to buy second-hand/photocopied guides once you're in the region, so you may not want to buy brand new ones for all the countries before you leave.

    #2 Posted: 24/1/2008 - 09:44

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