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LP China Swap for SE Asia

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Anyone want to swap SE LP for a LP China new edition?
4 years ago, May 14th 2010 No: 1 Msg: #110862  
We're landing in Bangkok tomorrow and staying til Monday (ish), does anywant want to meet and swap a new edition LP China for a new edition (or newish) of LP South East Asia on a Shoestring?

Let us know and we can meet in Bangkok near Koh San Road area for a swapsie

Alternatively, if anyone knows where we can pick up a cheap one let us know.

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4 years ago, May 14th 2010 No: 2 Msg: #110894  
If no-one replies with a a straight swap, don't worry.

There are hundreds of stalls up KSR and Soi Rambuttri, that will buy your China LP and will sell SE Asia LP's too... As with everything bargain hard to get a price you're happy with. They have second hand and brand new copies so it's up to you which you want.

It's definately worth opening it and checking it thoroughly though as it could be a photocopied copy. I've seen some pretty shocking forgeries that are impossible to read and some amazing ones so just be aware of what you're buying. I bought most of my Asian guide books there, I collect them from everywhere we've been and send them back home when we're done... My bookshelves blow people away when they come round my house... Reply to this

4 years ago, May 14th 2010 No: 3 Msg: #110903  
Oh, excellent. Many thanks. Reply to this

4 years ago, June 3rd 2010 No: 4 Msg: #112405  
Hi

Not sure if you'll go to Vietnam, but if you happen to be there, they sell photocopied (colour) of LP for about US$5. Yes, pirated stuff.
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4 years ago, June 4th 2010 No: 5 Msg: #112444  
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Check out the maps when buying. Some photocopies you wont see any difference from the original until you try reading a map... Reply to this

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