Posts Tagged ‘ Lonely Planet ’

Canada calling

Oct 28th, 2016 | By

The low-down on 2017’s hottest destination



Breathtaking Botswana

Oct 12th, 2016 | By

Welcome to Botswana



Where the experts holiday: Tom Hall of Lonely Planet

Aug 30th, 2016 | By

Tom Hall, editorial director at Lonely Planet – the world’s largest travel guide book publisher – on Italy, Iran and why the Western Isles of Scotland should feature on any travel itinerary



What type of traveller are you?

Aug 25th, 2016 | By

What type of traveller are you – budget, eco-conscious, luxury, adventurer? Try our quiz to discover your true wandering spirit.



World’s best drinks: Caipirinha

Jul 14th, 2016 | By

Put a little Brazil in your mouth! Sugary, sexy and simple, Brazil’s national cocktail, a tantalising three-ingredient taste of tropicalia, goes down oh so sweet and easy. Blame it on Rio!



What’s hot: May 2016

May 2nd, 2016 | By
Macchi Piccu, Peru

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world this month



Wine trails: Franschhoek & Stellenbosch

Nov 3rd, 2015 | By

Wine lovers are spoiled for choice in buzzy Stellenbosch and French-flavoured Franschhoek, with excellent wines and gourmet restaurants.



Wine trails: Adelaide Hills, Australia

Nov 2nd, 2015 | By

The hills are alive with the sound of kookaburras! South Australia’s most accessible wine region will welcome you with a range of cool-climate wines



Travel with children

Oct 24th, 2015 | By
holidays may, just may, get cheaper if APD is removed from under 12's

Having children doesn’t mean you have to stop travelling



A ridiculously delicious Rice noodle recipe

Aug 28th, 2015 | By

Discover the tastiest Rice noodle recipe



How to cook the perfect carbonara

Aug 25th, 2015 | By

Discover how to make a classic pasta carbonara



An easy guide to a great cannelloni

Aug 9th, 2015 | By

Enjoy a taste of Italy with this delicious cannelloni recipe



Celebrate Bastille Day wherever you are

Jul 14th, 2015 | By

Whether you’re in France or not this Bastille Day, enjoy a little slice of Gallic life with Lonely Planet’s recipe for Pain au Chocolat



Celebrate American Independence Day

Jul 4th, 2015 | By

July 4 is Independence Day – that most patriotic of American holidays. Can’t make it to the States? Celebrate by eating that classic American brunch staple: biscuits and gravy



What’s hot: July 2015

Jul 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel reveals what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world this month



What’s hot: January 2015

Dec 31st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world



Witness the dawn

Dec 7th, 2014 | By

It’s the simple things: take just an hour to stop and contemplate the incredible beauty of everyday and it’s bound to be a morning to remember



Spotlight on the Philippines

Nov 12th, 2014 | By

Could 2015 be the Philippines break through year? Our friends at Lonely Planet certainly think so. The travel bible has hailed the Philippines as one of the top 10 countries to visit in the New Year…



The best place to be today

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By

The low-down on where we should be escaping to this October



London calling: Kaye Holland

Jul 17th, 2014 | By

Ahead of the two year anniversary of the Olympic Games, London based journalist and co-founder of Talk of the Town, Kaye Holland, opens her little black book to reveal the best places to eat, shop and play in London Town



Where the experts holiday: Hugo Turner, 360 Expeditions

May 30th, 2014 | By
UK passport

Hugo Turner has travelled to the four corners of the globe, hiked the Tongariro National Park, summitted the famous ‘Stairway to Heaven’ in Hawaii and island-hopped the isolated Atolls of the mid-Pacific. Here he shares his travel experiences with Just About Travel



Travel tales

Mar 21st, 2014 | By

Here’s a snapshot of the destinations that travel enthusiast, Kaye Holland, has called home…



Spotlight on Russia

Mar 6th, 2014 | By

Inspired by Sochi 2014? Let Lonely Planet take you on a culinary journey through Russia



Where the experts holiday: Sean Conway, endurance adventurer

Feb 11th, 2014 | By

Sean Conway became the first person to swim the length of Great Britain, from Land’s End to John O’Groats – via Ireland. Conway left west Cornwall on 30 June 2013. 135 days and 900 miles later, the 32 year-old reached the Caithness coast. He talks to Just About Travel about his experiences in South Africa, Spain and his aversion to sunshine



Four tips for successful group travel

Jan 20th, 2014 | By

Group travel sounds like a great idea in theory – who doesn’t want to see the world (or at least some of it) with their friends and family? In practice, travelling with your nearest and dearest isn’t always a walk in the park – something I can attest to. I recently returned from a fortnight backpacking around Mexico with three friends. What should have been a dream trip turned out to be a disaster as we fell out over food, finance and almost everything under the sun. After seven patience testing days, I decided to salvage the trip by splitting from my ‘friends’ and going solo.



Exploring the Kimberley’s

Nov 4th, 2013 | By

Since Lonely Planet – the travel magazine – published its Best in Travel 2014, releases have been flocking in to the CD-Traveller extolling the accolade for those that have won



I love London, so why did I leave?

Mar 16th, 2013 | By

As regular CD-Traveller readers will know, Kaye loves London so why did she leave?



New Orleans on a winning streak

Nov 25th, 2012 | By

New Orleans voted America’s favourite city