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Get  the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Turkish women have taken to Twitter in a laughing protest, two Shanghai shopping spots have been blacklisted for allegedly ripping off tourists, London launches …

By Travel News   31 July 2014 1:24pm Europe/London
Öskjuvatn and Víti lakes in the Askja volcano crater. Image by Mr Hicks46 / CC BY-SA 2.0
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Ebola threat leads to suspended flights, Russia brings back ‘Soviet Eurovision’, standoff over aviation...

Get  the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Flights have been suspended …

By Travel News   30 July 2014 1:23pm Europe/London
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Spanish union calls for occupation of Gibraltar, historic cathedral burns down in China, Californian wildfires under...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Spanish trade union calls …

By Travel News   29 July 2014 1:22pm Europe/London
Podgorica town square, Montenegro. Image by Charlie / CC BY 2.0
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Transformers guard Montenegro’s capital, China war games disrupt flights, Ford fest controversy in Toronto, Eid...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Giant Transformers sculptures guard …

By Travel News   28 July 2014 1:27pm Europe/London
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Wreckage from missing Air Algérie plane found in Mali, seven-year-old cycles from Sweden to Berlin and Southern California...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Air Algérie wreckage discovered …

By Travel News   25 July 2014 1:21pm Europe/London
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Algerian airliner missing with 116 on board, Norway’s chief of intelligence warns of imminent terror threat, China...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Air Algérie flight disappears …

By Travel News   24 July 2014 1:41pm Europe/London
Rooftops of Catalonia at sunset. Image by Scott Wylie / CC BY 2.0
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Tel Aviv flights cancelled in Gaza crisis, Commonwealth Games begin in Glasgow, Chinese town in lockdown after plague...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: US and European carriers …

By Travel News   23 July 2014 1:20pm Europe/London
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Sweden issues heatwave warning, Beyoncé honoured at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Indian pilots grounded in alcohol...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: Sweden issues Class 1 …

By Travel News   22 July 2014 1:24pm Europe/London
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Beastly behaviour at London Zoo, American and Dutch citizens arrested in Kuwait for eating in public during Ramadan...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: late-night events at London …

By Travel News   21 July 2014 1:25pm Europe/London
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Eastern Ukrainian airspace closed, China on red alert for supertyphoon, hoard of gold recovered off South Carolina,...

Get the best travel news here curated by Lonely Planet Destination Editors, who use their expertise to bring you the stories that matter from all over the world. In today’s edition: The airspace over Eastern …

By Travel News   18 July 2014 1:05pm Europe/London