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\nAsk the experts: where to go in May\n

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\nWhat will fuel your travel fantasies in May? Perhaps it's the prospect of rubbing shoulders with stars from the silver screen as they descend on the French Riviera, or the idea of living life in Monaco's fast lane when the Grand Prix comes to town...\n

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\nWhere to set-jet Game of Thrones\n

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\nBeen missing out on your dose of warring armies, unruly dragons and cunning courtiers? Fans of hit TV show Game of Thrones can rest easy - Series Four of HBO\u2019s adaptation of George RR Martin\u2019s fantasy epic begins in the US on 6 April (and on 7 April in the UK)...\n

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\nThe hidden charms of Languedoc-Roussillon\n

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\nUnrelenting rain and an April chill greeted us as we navigated the cobbled streets and narrow roads in the hamlet of Gattigues, a petite village in France\u2019s Languedoc-Roussillon. Several twists, turns and reverses later, we discovered our inn...\n

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\nHow to rediscover Barcelona on a Catalan night out\n

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\nBarcelona has long been the city success story for Spanish tourism, drawing record numbers of international visitors every year. While the influence of the tourist euro on the city\u2019s fortunes cannot be underestimated, for locals this success has come at a price as areas such as Barri G\u00f2tic have changed beyond recognition...\n

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\nAsk the experts: where to go in April\n

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\nNo matter whether you're on the threshold of spring, heading into autumn, or escaping the turn of the seasons altogether in the tropics, April is a great time for a getaway...\n

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\nA craft beer lover's guide to London\n

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\nIn the last 15 years, London has seen incredible growth in its brewing industry from a mere two breweries in 1999 to more than 50 today. Almost all of these new enterprises are small, independent and produce high-quality, innovative styles of beer \u2013 an approach to brewing that\u2019s been given the catch-all moniker 'craft'...\n

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\nTop secret(s): the truths behind 10 of the world's great wonders\n

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\nEver visit an incredible site in some exotic land and wonder how it was built? The notice board just lists a few meaningless dates, or a guide rattles off a bunch of jargon-packed phrases, but you want the real dirt...\n

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\nLonely Planet's top 10 eco stays for 2014\n

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\nWe asked Lonely Planet\u2019s authors and travel editors to nominate outstanding eco-friendly hotels and hostels. From the incredible array of green stays around the world, our panel of experts hand-picked 10 of the best...\n

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\nLonely Planet's top 10 best value stays for 2014\n

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\nAmazing experiences aren\u2019t reserved for unlimited budgets. These characterful places to stay around the world offer comfort and charm in superlative settings - all of them are well under US$100 per night, and plenty have dorm beds for only a few dollars. Here are our top 10 wallet-friendly hotels and hostels for 2014. 1...\n

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\nTop 10 extraordinary places to stay in 2014\n

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\nThink back to where you stayed on your last trip. Was it simply a place to rest your head, or did it immerse you in local colour, surround you by wildlife and fire your imagination? We asked Lonely Planet\u2019s authors and editors to nominate the most extraordinary hotels and hostels around the world...\n

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\nAsk the experts: where to go in March\n

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\nMad as a March hare for a trip next month? We know the feeling. Head to Mexico's Yucat\u00e1n\u00a0Peninsula to pay homage at the Pyramid of Kukulc\u00e1n; waltz and sip wine alongside the stately Danube; take a colourful tour of northern India;\u00a0or stand agog amid the mountains of Mars (okay, not quite - but somewhere quite a lot like it)...\n

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\nOff the beaten track in Rome\n

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\nFrom the Colosseum to the Sistine Chapel, Rome's headline acts need no introduction. But away from these historic crowd-pleasers, there are a host of lesser-known sights and neighbourhoods waiting to be discovered. Here's a selection of our favourites...\n

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\nTop 10 gay wedding destinations\n

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\nSixteen countries now allow same-sex marriage, as do 17 US states and the District of Columbia. Now LGBT couples can tie the knot beside a volcano, atop a glacier or in a countryside church in havens from Scandinavia to Bora Bora...\n

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\nTen of the world's best destinations for drinkers\n

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\nInstead of cracking a can at home, why not search out one of these boozy hotspots? Whether you fancy guzzling a pint, sipping a cocktail or knocking back a dram or two, we can help you quench your thirst in style...\n

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\nRussia beyond Sochi: 10 ways to explore the world's largest country\n

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\nThe hosting of the Winter Olympics (www.sochi2014.com) in the seaside city of Sochi and nearby Caucasus Mountains has been controversial, but there\u2019s no doubt it has focused attention on the travel potential of the world\u2019s largest country...\n

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\nTen Valentine\u2019s Day destinations for every kind of romantic\n

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\nChocolates, petal-strewn suites, sandy beaches - yawn. Your love is unique, so dodge the cliches with a V-day break that caters to the quirks of your coupledom...\n

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