Make The Most Of Your Time On Earth: 1000 Ultimate Travel Experiences (Rough Guide Make the Most of Your Time on Earth) Paperback – 1 Sep 2010
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"This book is perfect for anyone who needs to break away to a new world of excitement" (The Mail on Sunday)
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Like all books of this nature, the format and presentation can make or break them, and it is in this case that this book falls down. Whilst it's beautiful to look through, there aren't pictures for most of the entries, which is frustrating if the purpose of the book is to leaf through and dream about going - there's probably dozens of walking suggestions in here, and with no pictures to distinguish them they easily become forgettable entries. Furthermore, the lack of page numbering is a strange decision. All the experiences are numbered, and so the index has a reference to this, but when pages have multiple entries, it can take a while to skim through to the right page (finding entry 516 might involve opening the book roughly halfway, then flicking back a bit, forwards a bit...). Also, whilst the book is split into clear geographical sections, within this they are mixed up; entries on Italy, for example, are scattered through the 'Southeast Europe' section, along with such places as Serbia, Turkey and Bosnia.
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The slightly laconic writing style nevertheless gives a sense of genuine pleasure in encountering new cultures and places, and supported by the lush photography fills the open reader with a wanderlust that demands to be satisfied.
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Inspiring and thought provoking. My son hopes to do many of the ideas included.Published 1 month ago by twigs
Bought this as a 50th birthday gift for an ardent bucket -lister, it seemed to go down well! Filled with loads of great things to do and places to see an dots of great picturesPublished 22 months ago by Mother of 3