Southeast Asia Guidebooks and Gear

International travelers need great guidebooks. Many of you have your favorite brands. On a cruise that covers several countries, you will need several guidebooks. We have reviewed the list of prominent titles and have included those shown below based on a) reputation of publisher, b) how up-to-date the book is, and c) any singular titles we uncovered that are specific to the destination and look interesting. Feel free to contact us with your own recommendations.

Singapore:

Frommer’s Singapore and Malaysia (Frommer’s Singapore & Malaysia)

Malaysia and Singapore (EYEWITNESS TRAVEL GUIDE)

Singapore (City Travel Guide)

Top 10 Singapore (EYEWITNESS TOP 10 TRAVEL GUIDE)

 

Thailand:

Frommer’s Thailand

Dk Eyewitness Travel Guide: Thailand (Eyewitness Travel Guides)

Thailand (Country Travel Guide)

Thailand (Insight Guides)

 

Vietnam:

Frommer’s Vietnam: with Angkor Wat

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Vietnam and Angkor Wat

Vietnam (Country Travel Guide)

Vietnam (Insight Guides)

Vietnam – Culture Smart!: the essential guide to customs & culture