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South Africa Lesotho and Swaziland (Lonely Planet Country Guide)

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South Africa is the most popular kid on the block in Africa and it's easy to see why. The southern end of Africa teems with adventure: hike, bike and fly amid craggy peaks and open plains, catch a tantalising glimpse of streakily painted zebras in the savanna, encounter the vibrant cultures of San, Khoikhoi, Zulu and Xhosa. And when you're ready for the high life, tour the ...more
Paperback, 684 pages
Published August 1st 2009 by Lonely Planet Publications (first published January 1993)
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As usual I've found it quite useful for background info to help with planning the trip. I've taken a few of their suggestions, but not on accomodation, just on things to do. The test is always once you get there (although this edition is a little dated).
I consider these books to be without equal when it comes to travel guides. This book, however, was not as well written as other Lonely Planet guides I have used in the past (Turkey, Egypt, etc....)
This book has come in very handy for my trips to South Africa.
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