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Just back from: Djibouti

Just back from: Djibouti

Peter taking in the deceptive vistas of Lac Assal © Peter Watson Peter Watson, Lonely Planet Trailblazer and blogger at Atlas & Boots, recently returned from a trip to Djibouti. Tell us more?  I spent 10 days exploring Djibouti, a tiny country on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-16 16:07:26
Pathfinders: top posts from March 2018

Pathfinders: top posts from March 2018

This month’s top Pathfinder posts includes a photo essay that scratches beneath the surface of the Jordanian capital © Tom Mackie / Lonely Planet Spring is traditionally a time of new beginnings, and this March our Pathfinders have helped bring...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-13 16:06:57
Just back from: Madagascar

Just back from: Madagascar

Newly-weds Ellie and Josh enjoy some downtime on the beach © Ellie Simpson Ellie Simpson, Traveller Communications Analyst at Lonely Planet, recently returned from a trip to Madagascar. Tell us more? My husband and I spent an epic three weeks on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-10 16:07:45
Pathfinders: video of the month, March 2018

Pathfinders: video of the month, March 2018

Aerial view of Glasgow, Scotland, UK © CappaPhoto / Shutterstock Every month, we curate the best blog posts and Instagrams from our Lonely Planet Pathfinders. This month we?re featuring Wanderlust Chloe and her latest video that is brimming with...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-09 16:07:37
Pathfinders: top Instagrams from March 2018

Pathfinders: top Instagrams from March 2018

Wild frontiers, wilderness and wildlife make up the varied array of epic Instagram shots from our camera-wielding Pathfinders this month ? here are the frames that left us slack-jawed. Ometepe, Nicaragua A post shared by Len Theivendra...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-06 16:06:53
Pathfinders pics: California’s Redwood Coast

Pathfinders pics: California’s Redwood Coast

Valerie spent time soaking in the majesty of nature’s giants Lonely Planet Pathfinder & Bay Area Local, Valerie Stimac, recently spent a long weekend in Northern California exploring California?s Redwood Coast. Named the #1 destination on the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-05 16:08:08
Pathfinders spotlight: Binny Marwaha, A Speck in Time

Pathfinders spotlight: Binny Marwaha, A Speck in Time

Binny and family on their first high-altitude hike in the Markha Valley, Ladakh © Binny Marwaha Every month we’re shining a light on some of the incredible content creators that make up the community level of our Pathfinders programme. Our...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-03 16:06:51
Just back from: Egypt

Just back from: Egypt

Lauren fulfilling a childhood dream of seeing the pyramids of Giza © Lauren Keith Lauren Keith, Destination Editor for the Middle East and North Africa, recently returned from a trip to Egypt. Tell us more? As with all of my trips, Egypt was a...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-26 16:07:54
Travel news quiz: March edition

Travel news quiz: March edition

Something unusual washed up on a beach in Aus this month © Darren Tierney / Shutterstock What low-cost food is at the centre of Madrid?s latest restaurant trend" And what?s odd about Coca-Cola?s latest drink offering in Japan" Test your knowledge...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-23 16:06:36
Pathfinders pics: roadtrip through Jordan

Pathfinders pics: roadtrip through Jordan

Lonely Planet Pathfinder Monica Suma recently explored Jordan?s cinematic sights, from Amman?s red-hued hills to the ancient city of Petra, and the desert of Wadi Rum ? punctuating her journey through this fascinating country with compulsory...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-22 16:06:28
Join our Twitter #lpchat on architecture around the world!

Join our Twitter #lpchat on architecture around the world!

From awe-inspiring ancient spires to innovative, contemporary designs, the world’s varied locales are so often characterised by their architecture. So much of the joy of travelling involves looking up, down and all around at the man-made marvels...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-17 16:07:11
Pathfinders: top video of the month, February 2018

Pathfinders: top video of the month, February 2018

Every month, we curate the best videos, blog posts and Instagrams from our Lonely Planet Pathfinders. This month?s feature is from Hanna and Zach of HandZaround, who take us on an exciting hike through the varying landscape of the Ngare Ndare...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-09 16:06:43
LP Pathfinders: top posts from February 2018

LP Pathfinders: top posts from February 2018

Take a stroll along the scenic Nakasendo Trail in this month’s blog round-up © Milosz Maslanka / Shutterstock Spectacularly shedding its reputation as something of a sleepy month, this February bombarded us with tales of adventure from the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-09 16:06:43
LP Pathfinders: top Instagrams from February 2018

LP Pathfinders: top Instagrams from February 2018

There is barely a rolling vista or bustling cityscape that our Pathfinders didn’t manage to picture in February, snapping everything from cobbled city backstreets to mountain monasteries. Beautifully framed and expertly shot, here are the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-06 16:07:43
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