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An interesting premise. The Frommer books were how I got my European bug, and it was interesting to read the history and context of them.Published 16 months ago by Ken
The travelogue was okay, but I had expected the author to stick to Frommer's itinerary more exactly. His premise soon wore thin.Published 18 months ago by elke cook
Doug Mack's account of how he "backpacked" Europe is terrible. He is a great writer, but he is such a pessimistic person and a complete whiner. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Leah
As someone who spent most of his childhood in Europe as a military brat during the time period of the original Europe on $5 a day (1966-1975), I found Doug to be the quintesential... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Worldtraveler
One day, Doug Mack is out with his mom scanning stacks of used books when he stumbles upon a worn copy of Frommer's, Europe on 5 dollars a day, written in 1963. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Laura Booksnob
Good stuff! Doug even has a blog and loves getting letters in the mail. Oh ya, besides that, great book! Ha ha. Read morePublished on November 22, 2013 by Jeffrey Taylor
I read this while traveling abroad- I thought it was a very good read. now I never want to visit venice though!Published on August 22, 2013 by gemini
I really enjoyed the premise and his ability to share both his experiences and research. The link to the original book actually got futile and I was hoping he would ditch it. Read morePublished on May 16, 2013 by Becky