To echo the words of other readers, this is disappointing and out of date.
On the second point, bear in mind that many prices have increased (sometimes more than doubled)... Read more
This book is so bad. If I could give it 0 stars believe me, I would. Many of the things listed in this book no longer exist. Read morePublished on Feb. 22 2004
Admittedly there are not many other China guidebooks around, but this one seriously sucked. I bought one at my local bookstore for a recent trip to China and (i) the attitude of... Read morePublished on Jan. 8 2004
I had been anticipating the release of LP¡¯s China 8th edition hoping it would fix the errors in the 7th edition and fill out the areas that were weak in the 7th edition. Read morePublished on Aug. 18 2003
I agree with the previous reviewer when he says a) the arrogant tone of previous editions continues here, b) if you have an old edition, there is no need to upgrade, as there isn't... Read morePublished on Dec 7 2002 by Anna
I have used Lonely Planet guides since 1996 to help me travel to nearly 30 countries and until now, I found them the best resource available for getting off the beaten... Read morePublished on Nov. 13 2002 by "paulcporter"
I was carrying around a copy of the 7th edition LP China in Yunnan this past summer, and when I saw the newly-released 8th edition in a bookstore in Dali I snatched it up right... Read morePublished on Oct. 29 2002