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Lonely Planet South America on a shoestring (Travel Guide) Kindle Edition

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 109269 KB
  • Print Length: 1112 pages
  • Publisher: Lonely Planet; 12 edition (1 July 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1743216610
  • ISBN-13: 978-1743216613
  • ASIN: B00E5V83OK
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars 41 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #9,585 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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I bought the Kindle edition of this book for our 6 month trip around South America and I have to say it was almost useless. Too much information on where to party, and so little information on some of the great small little places that as backpackers we are aiming to see and experience. Also I hate that now every city/town comes with a two page warning. Yes we are all aware South America can be dangerous but it's enough to put you off visiting a city when the description of every place and activity is followed by warnings of muggings and kidnappings.
I am so disappointed in this new edition, the information is minimal and vague, plus some amazing places are missed out entirely.
Also I would think this being a Kindle edition that they would be able to issue downloadable updates as all of the prices and info are out of date. Ie. The Quilmes ruins are closed due to a judicial dispute but if you walk the 5km up the road and speak to the locals they will let you in for 20pesos.
Will not be using lonely planet for my next trip.
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Some useful information but sadly, the 2014 version is not as up to date as expected.

At the moment we are travelling in Chile and not only are the prices well out in a lot of cases, but the information on attractions is not up to date. For example, in San Pedro de Atacama, the museum hasnt displayed the skulls and mummies that the book waxes lyrical about since 2007. Bit shoddy.

So, ok if you are somewhere you can double check information on the internet.
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This is the book to get you inspired for your trip, especially for backpackers. But sometimes there just isn't enough detail, and then you end up having to buy more books for the places you decide to visit
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Brilliant, and a lot cheaper than the high street!
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This book is just excellent and with great information. It comes with maps that help with rough information, and has some great tips, especially on information on moving around.
Great buy!
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Present for my daughter who is off on her travels, it's large than she would have liked as she is taking the minimum, but still apparently an essential item, so must be good!!
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great travel guide for very good price. A lot of value information including place to visit, hotels, restaurants,maps etc
thanks
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Fast delivery and item as described. Arrived JUST in time for me to take with me on my solo trip to South America! So thank you!!! :)
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