Who reads these books? (at least not the way you do) - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nancy DeMarche Plume
    • 29.09.09 | 17:52 (IST)

    I buy the picture based guides like Fodor, Eyewitness, Discovery Insight Guide. These give you more specific information with pictures and history. Lonely Planet is designed more for the young British/Australian picnicer backpackers (and they are fun to be with) who buy these 6 month QUantas fly-anywhere tickets. These guys are basically looking for fun and interesting experiences and Lonely Planet is perfect for them. I know a girl who uses lonely guide - and if you met her, you will see what I mean.

    from the article: Why Israelis shouldn't read travel guides to their country
    First published 01:27 29.09.09 | Last updated 09:08 29.09.09
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