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FREE mini-guides: London, Warsaw, Charleston and Norway's southern fjords

Lonely Planet Magazine's August issue is out now! © Lonely Planet Lonely Planet Magazine's August issue is out now! © Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet Magazine’s August issue (UK) has hit the shelves! This month’s edition includes a Great Escape to Corsica, our staff’s best European road trips and original ideas for a jaunt in the Med.

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The skyline over Marion Square, Charleston during sunset © Sean Pavone Photo / Getty Images The skyline over Marion Square during sunset © Sean Pavone Photo / Getty Images

Charleston: old and new

South Carolina’s historic port city is a centre of fine museums and American Civil War monuments, as well as a magnet for modern fusion restaurants, contemporary art galleries and freestyle sports.

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Maltby Street Market, Bermondsey © Issy Croker / Lonely Planet Maltby Street Market, Bermondsey © Issy Croker / Lonely Planet

London world food tour

Once the brunt of many a culinary joke, London has transformed into a global dining destination. The sheer diversity is head-spinning: from Afghan to Zambian. Work it all off with our mapped-out walk.

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Warsaw facades © Celal Erdogu / 500px Warsaw facades © Celal Erdogu / 500px

Weekend in Warsaw

Poland’s capital is a mash-up of restored Gothic architecture, communist concrete, modern glass and steel. Use these tips to ensure you glean the most you can from Warsaw in two or three days.

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Overview of Voringsfossen waterfall near Eidfjord © Justin Foulkes / Lonely Planet Overview of Voringsfossen waterfall near Eidfjord © Justin Foulkes / Lonely Planet

Norway’s southern fjords

Impossibly steep-sided fjords of stunning beauty cut through the jagged coastline of southern Norway. This guide helps you to plan a fjord expedition that involves all the best sites, walks and waterfalls.

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