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The Road Less Travelled: 1,000 Amazing Places off the Tourist Trail

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The Road Less Travelled is a guide to the world's unspoilt sights and experiences. Presenting 1,000 fresh and fascinating alternatives to hundreds of well-known tourist destinations and sights; including alternatives to the Carnival in Rio and the beaches of Thailand, the most-visited national parks, over-rated restaurants and holiday cliches. Written by a team of travel e ...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published 2009 by DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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Arun
Jun 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
Everytime I open up this book, it made me all the more aware of so many beautiful places I've never previously heard of and dejectedly realise i can't possibly see everything that's worth seeing in my lifetime.
Stacia
Dec 15, 2011 rated it really liked it
Great book... gave me lots of ideas for future traveling during my time in SE Asia. :) ...and down the road when I get back to Italy! Well done... beautiful pictures. This would be a wonderful coffee table book to keep around.
Zestanakis George
I I was searching for a guide like that for years and now i finally found it!
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Nice Read for southeast asia and few surprises :) and great pictures
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William McGuire "Bill" Bryson, OBE, FRS was born in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1951. He settled in England in 1977, and worked in journalism until he became a full time writer. He lived for many years with his English wife and four children in North Yorkshire. He and his family then moved to New Hampshire in America for a few years, but they have now returned to live in the UK.

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