"Like being taken around by a savvy local." —The New York Times "Little fluff and lots of fun." —Boston Globe Are you tired of cliché-ridden guidebooks packed with promotional fluff? Then move over to the Irreverent Guides—the travel series that no tourist board would dare to recommend. Look inside for the lowdown on:
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For readers who are tired of the promotional fluff and brochure-speak that characterize most travel guides, heres a fresh voice. The Irreverent Guides offer an insiders perspective on each destinations, and take a fun, honest look at everything they review. Its not every day you open a guidebook to find categories such as:
*Most overrated museums
*Weirdest bunch of public statuary
*Bars where you can hear yourself think
*Where the supermodels eat and where they dont
*Hotels for people who hate conventioneers
*Luscious love nests and lavender lodgings
*Restaurants that dont live up to the hype
*Swingin supper clubs with attitude
The Irreverent Guides give you the lowdown, the inside story. They have nothing to sell but the truth, which includes a balance of good and bad. They praise, they trash, they weigh, and leave the final decision up to the reader. Our writers take a special pleasure in leading you where other guides fear to tread.About the Author:
about the authors Native Londoner Kate Sekules writes about travel, food, and fitness for magazines, including The New Yorker, Travel and Leisure, Health and Fitness, Time Out, and Vogue, and for the Condé Nast website Epicurious. Ben Illis is an actor and writer living in London.
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Book Description Frommers, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028637879
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