#lpmemories: Travelers And Contributors Reminisce About Lonely Planet Guidebooks "Swapping LPs with fellow travellers at border crossings and feeling happy your companion didn't go to waste ." "Putting cash in socks while crossing Guatemala/Belize border. Hijacked by bandits with LP guide who went straight for my socks." "Rode auto-rickshaw in Kathmandu to deliver travel guide ms to FedEx, delayed by goat sacrifice on airport runway."
The New Yorker 07/25/13