Fuel your next month of travel plans with temple-hopping in Laos, festivals from Wales to Israel, and the unfurling of the red carpet in Cannes.
Stash your cents and budget your baht with Lonely Planet's ultimate value travel guide.
Peckish for something that wriggles when you nibble? Try feasting on Mexico's surprisingly delicious insects - mmm, crunchy.
We love catching up with fellow adventurers. This month we picked the travel brains of our very own Emma Sparks, Lonely Planet's social media coordinator.
Creative cocktails and cuisine will wag your tongue in Barcelona's revamped neighbourhoods. Here's where to enjoy some authentic Catalan flavour.
From desert palaces to treehouses with a twist, feast your eyes on our picks of the most unique places to stay this year.
Fresh crab, bowl-shaped pancakes, cashew nut love cake... be still, my growling belly. See if you can resist Sri Lanka's menu of delights in this gourmet guide.
Goggle at neon reefs and chase down stingrays in these remarkable Caribbean dive sites.
Meet Lonely Planet's Accessible Travel Manager to hear the latest about our exciting Travel for All project.
Australia is big, but these bite-sized itineraries will show you the best food, wine and beaches in just one weekend.
Westeros and the city of Qarth (regrettably) aren't real, but Games of Thrones' filming locations are just as awe-inspiring as they appear. Here are the best places to find those dragons.
Want Provence without the crowds? Try the charming Languedoc-Roussillon for some of France's finest food, sun-dappled vineyards and glittering coast.
Worn out by decadent Las Vegas? Escape to Nevada's dramatic deserts and characterful small towns with our road trip guide.
Get dizzy from the top of The Shard or catch a breeze in lofty Parliament Hill with our favourite London views.
Tom Cruise on Mount Athos, water slides on China's Great Wall, we smell a rat. Our destination experts have rounded up the best April Fools around the web.
Our essential beach guide does everything but rub the sunscreen on your back. Grab some sunglasses and discover the loveliest stretches of coast.
Open-air swimming, raucous parades and art to leave your jaw agape? This is Zürich, but not as you know it.
Fired up for football or hunting for the best street food? Either way, our guide to Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Curitiba and Porto Alegre will feed your passion for Brazil.
Tiptoe the powder-blue streets of Chefchaouen, an otherworldly escape in Morocco's Rif Mountains.
Discover secret walkways, beguiling galleries and charming parks with our Paris guide - and you won't need to spend a cent.
Sip amber ales and the darkest stouts in London, an emerging craft beer capital.
Walking stones, leaning pillars and some seriously saucy nymphs. Discover the strange facts behind the world's most iconic sights.
Let's face it, you're not just going for the football. Get back to nature, feast on local fare or kick back on a beach with our round-up of Brazil inspiration.
Discover the planet's most spine-tingling wildlife encounters on our Power of Nature page.
Ume-where? Here's an entire year of highlights in Sweden's hippest city, the European Capital of Culture for 2014.
Set aside your preconceptions. Photographer Stuart Butler captures the sun-burnished sands and ancient temples of Sudan.
Amazing experiences don't have to have sky-high prices. Lonely Planet's experts have hand-selected the best budget stays for 2014, from Bulgaria to Brazil.
Want a hotel with a conscience? Bed down in wilderness lodges, sustainable hostels and guesthouses with heart - here's our definitive list.
Don't skip straight to Paris! Explore the Nord-Pas-de-Calais and be charmed by small-town quirk, rustic cuisine and art galleries to amaze.
Lace up your sturdiest hiking boots for an adventure into the "Land of High Passes", India's most ruggedly beautiful stretch of the Himalaya.
Ditch the malls and discover lush offshore islands and monkey parks in Asia's most exciting city-state.
New Year's resolutions thoroughly on the wane? Embrace a year of hedonism with these boozy breaks around the globe.
Want the bear essentials on Yellowstone's wildlife? Look no further than our expert spotter's guide.
Get ready for the big kick-off with our essential guide to Brazil - starting with host cities Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Curitiba and Porto Alegre.
Fancy getting hitched on pearl-white sands or in a volcanic crater? Either way, these gay friendly destinations are among the best places to say 'I do'.
Express your ardour with adventures in husky sleds, craft beer binges and genteel boat rides - we've got romantic picks for every travel style.
Sea otters canoodling in the kelp, humpback waves smashing through the surf - coastal California's rich ecosystem has much to amaze wildlife spotters.
Beware the full moon with our round-up of gloriously ghoulish horror movie destinations.
Experience Cape Town at her radiant best as the Mother City assumes the mantle of World Design Capital this year.
Travel with kids is still travelling. Take a road trip along Australia's dazzling Capricorn Coast with our expert author.
Catch a glimpse of mighty elephants and playful river otters in wild West Africa.
Discover the best destinations, trends and travel experiences for 2014.
There's an especially rich calendar of anniversaries taking place this year, so why not time your trip to coincide with these special events?
These 10 countries are destined for an epic year, whether they’re hosting festivals, cutting the ribbon on new attractions or simply raising their game for travellers.
Want to explore the hidden gems of the 50 states? Our experts have selected the unmissable destinations for 2014.
Immerse yourself in Brazil's pulse-pumping nightlife, enchanting rainforests and yes, those perfect beaches. Here's where to start in South America's tropical playground.
When times are tight we suggest you travel more, not less – this is where your wallet will smile at the memories for years to come.
From reinvented classics to destinations on the rise, these cities are sure to inspire your travels in 2014.
There more to Swedish cuisine than meatballs. Feast on freshly caught seafood, tangy lingonberry jam and some knockout local liqueurs.
Don't be dazzled by cheap flight prices. Here's what to look for in the fine print before you click 'book now'.
Ogle seahorses, gaze at stars or unleash your inner vulcanologist. Boost your brainpower on the Big Island with a little help from our Hawaii expert.
All partied out or stuffed like a Christmas turkey? Get back to nature with an invigorating retreat to the Gold Coast Hinterland.
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