Georgie Leslie and David Gorvett Lonely Planet author
In 1000 Ultimate Adventures, Lonely Planet’s third book in the 1000 Ultimate… series, we list the Mark Webber Tasmania Challenge in Australia as one of the world’s best adventure races. This epic, multi-day, multi-discipline race is Aussie Formula 1 driver Mark Webber’s major fundraising event for the year, and takes place in one of the most beautiful corners of the…Continue reading 'Team Lonely Planet at the Mark Webber Tasmania Challenge'
HeatherC Lonely Planet author
Of all the types of travellers that exist, the one that really irks me is the holier-than-thou “healthy traveller”. I’m talking about the people whose sole purpose in taking a trip is to lose weight and tone up whether it’s getting up at the crack of dawn to do yoga at an ashram in India or…Continue reading 'Healthy holidays – right or wrong?' Comments (9)
Andy Murdock Lonely Planet author
New Mexico is my kind of state. Every American state has its boring official state motto, bird, and rock – but any state that has an official state question is clearly an interesting place, particularly when the question is “Red or green?” (asking you to state your chile color preference). And don’t spell it “chili”…Continue reading 'Tamales: America’s oldest Christmas food' Comments (1)