Originally Posted by maytrix
We've had ours 3.5 years and haven't had a problem with it falling apart. Keep it dry and it should hold up fine. We bought a new one just recently just for the updates.
Yes well i have a 20 year old traditional bound version and it is in immaculate condition. The ring bound versions as sold now use much thinner poorer quality paper and they dont last and the paper like i said seems to be coated with a water seeking glue I for sure dont know how to remove the humidity/moisture 100% on a Caribbean
cruising boat unless you have A/c. Further i dont expect to have to treat a crusing guide with kid gloves and like it was a signed first edition i expect it to be reasonable robust and that is not the case with these guides......the most noticeable updates seem to be more advertising of local establishments.