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Explore on foot the natural wonders of this country from coast to Cook. Make tracks across the spectacular range of New Zealand landscapes. The deep valleys of Fiordland and Mt Aspiring beckon, the Marlborough Sounds call, the volcanoes of Tongariro are steaming... Foreword by New Zealand adventurer...
South India is distinct from the north and Lonely Planet knows how. We've explored the lush waterways of Kerala, bartered in Mumbai's bazaars, taken tea in charming hill stations and sampled seafood in Goa's beach shacks. Of these, we've picked only the best and our 5th edition takes you to them.Lon...
Santa obviously gave gifts to his homeland first the ethereal aurora borealis dancing across indigo skies, midnight sun to hike under, stylish cities for hectic fun and pristine wilderness for quiet contemplation. Unlock the secrets of this northern nation with our inspiring and insightful guide....
Make the great escape! With volcanic landscapes and subtropical forests, sun-drenched beaches and soaring peaks, the Canary Islands are Spain´s paradise isles. Whether you want to sip sangria in the heat, make the most of the fiesta atmosphere or roam the islands´ rugged terrain, our def...
Savor a glass of limuncell after a day climbing the steps and tracing the ramparts of Valletta, p. 65 Let your hair down in the Paceville party zone or at Rabat's open-air nightclubs, p. 87, p. 129. Scratch your head and ponder the who, what, when, and why of prehistoric temples,...
Sri Lanka is one of the world´s great travel destinations. This comprehensive guide will help you find idyllic palm-fringed beaches, explore ancient cities, join in on the fun at local festivities and organise an elephant to carry you through the jungle. We cover every option!...
Iconic peaks reflected in tranquil mountain lakes, sweeping hillsides blanketed in wild flowers and dramatic, sprawling glaciers characterise the Alps. Discover why this mighty range, the birthplace of modern mountain walking, has enthralled walkers for centuries....
Tradition and innovation are twin pillars in America's captial city, where grand monuments beckon, memorials inspire and power browkers cut deals in Downtown bistros and Georgetown bars. Washington, DC appeals with attractions as diverse as the nation's population. Our savvy authors scour th...
524 pages. Sit down to a steaming bowl of "pho" on bustling Hanoi boulevard. Kick back on languorous boat ride down the Mekong Delta. Swim at secluded highlands waterfall. Welcome to Vietnam. Endless attractions and adventures await. Make your own connection to this beguiling country with our inspir...
Challenging? Check. Rewarding? Beyond your wildest dreams. South America is made for travel-the gripping, spine-tingling, adrenaline-charged type of travel you live for. Tred the Cordillera Blanca, glide along the Amazon, explore lost cities and samba up a storm. For backpackers, by backpac...
Goa has all the swaying palms and white-sand beaches you could ever want, but go beyond the beach and you’ll find hidden delights: Portuguese mansions and Hindu temples, bike rides among shimmering rice paddies and walks through lush spice plantations. Discover the tropical indulgence of India’s...
Marco Polo thought Sri Lanka was the finest island of its size in all the world – and we agree. Explore the majestic ancient cities of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Sigiriya. Stretch out on secluded palm-fringed beaches. Follow the glowing strings of lights on the pilgrim trail up Adam’s Peak. R...
Bustling bazaars and ancient sights, parched deserts and snowcapped mountains, awesome architecture and simple hospitality – discover Iran´s myriad attractions with this bestselling guide to the Persian heartland. Lonely Planet knows Iran better than anyone – discover its treasures with us...
This title presents off the beaten track locations and doors into local culture including expanded coverage of Northern Spain. It includes themed colour highlights to cater to readers' interests and introduce them to new areas of Spain. All authors are Spain-based and experts in their respective are...
Sublime architecture, legendary beer, enticing museums, heavenly chocolate – a wealth of attractions is concentrated in the urbane capital of Europe. With our discerning selection of the essential ingredients for a short stay, Best of Brussels puts the whole city in your pocket....
The USA Book combines arresting photography with sharp and compelling content, organized by state with additional sections on popular themes, regional identities, road trips and US territories. More than 400 photographs illustrate the unique qualities and diversity of the 50 states. The book ...
Malaysians and Singaporeans are food obsessed: broach the subject of food with locals and it may appear that eating takes priority over everything else in life. The multicultural traditions of the region offer the food lover a gastronomic experience like no other – a fusion of herbs, spices, sauce...
Indulge your spirit of adventure and trek the spectacular Indian Himalaya. First-timers and seasoned trekkers alike can experience the region’s rich blend of cultures, religions and dramatic landscapes, led by author and Indian Himalaya devotee Garry Weare....
Hike in the stunning Caucasus Mountians, bathe in the Black Sea, explore lush, church-studded hills, laze on the shores of Lake Sevan and enjoy generous local hospitality. Connect with the diverse cultures and wide-ranging landscapes of the South Caucasus in this, the only guide to cover the region....
Discover GreeceGet distracted by Acropolis views watching a startlit film at one of Athens' open-air cinemasMelt into a hot tub and chat to the locals amid the thickly forested Rhodopi MountainsRope up and scale the monastery-topped sandstone pinnacles of MeteoraDiscover your very own secret ...
Hiking, biking and flying amid craggy peaks and open plains, or watching a spectacular desert sunset, becomes possible with this guidebook. Watch wildlife in the savannah, engage in the vibrant cultures of San, Khoikhoi, Zulu and Xhosa or live it up in cities bursting with culinary, cultural and vin...
From dramatic Alpine train journeys to the buzzing scene in Z?rich, from breathless adrenaline sports to irresistible chocolate – Switzerland offers a hugely varied range of temptations. This candid, completely revised guide will take you to the best of the country’s treasures....
Let language be your guide in the land of a million elephants! From the vital flow of the Mekong to the fertile Bolaven Plateau, words will be the life of your travels in Laos as you make those conversational connections. In the musical voice of this tonal language, you'll forever be singing the pra...
With the cobbled lanes and underground vaults of the Old Town and the elegant Georgian terraces of the New Town, Edinburgh is a city that begs to be explored. Whether you crave cultural treasures, an unparalleled arts scene or a nightlife that just goes on and on, this smart and stylish guide will h...
Get Close To The World's Most Amazing AnimalsEvery week of the year, something astounding happens in the animal kingdom. A million wildebeest trek 800 km across the Serengeti; killer whales surf Argentinean beaches; lizards fly like paper planes in the jungles of Borneo; 10 million puffins de...
Nobody knows Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania like Lonely Planet. Our 5th edition has all you need to plan a trip to these three fascinating countries - lose yourself in medieval Tallinn, test your adrenalin-sport limits in Gauja National Park, or party with the locals in festival-heavy Vilnius.Lonely ...
Nobody knows the Greater Mekong like Lonely Planet. Our 2nd edition will take you on a boat down the mighty Mekong, visiting hill-tribes in Thailand, trekking Tiger Leaping Gorge in Yunnan, exploring Angkor's temples in Cambodia, whizzing through the jungle canopy in Laos and kicking back on palm-fr...
LA: silver-screen glamour, eternal summer, Left Coast follies and a real melting pot. Embrace the behemoth with a local author who knows the bold, beautiful and bizarre. Stroll legendary Hollywood Blvd, cruise Sunset in a convertible or hang with the hipsters on Vermont Ave....
Discover PortugalCatch a waft of cool air and a mournful song in Lisbon's labyrinthine AlfamaSplash into the clear waters at the Algarve's pristine Praia da ArrifanaSavor the silky texture and appealing sweetness of a late-bottled vintage portIn This Guide:Four authors, 124 days on-the...
Discover BarcelonaBathe in the setting sun with an icy mojito at a hip beachfront barGorge yourself on the plump olives, tangy cheese and succulent hams of the magnificent Mercat de la BoqueriaSee for yourself why FC Barcelona is mes que un club at legendary Camp NouDiscover how...
What Will Your Edinburgh Encounter Be?...a drink or two in the atmospheric Café Royal Circle Bar...catching your breath while admiring the views from Arthur's Seat...ghost-hunting in Edinburgh's eerie underworld...being king or queen for the day on the Royal Yacht Britannia...some of the b...
Stepping out onto the Barkhor circuit, you’re swept along by a sea of chanting pilgrims. You go with the flow as the intriguing procession winds its way clockwise. You peer beyond the whirl of spinning prayer wheels and swirling prayer flags – is that the Jamkhang you can see? Turning to your ne...
This informative and savvy guide captures the best that Chicago offers in a practical, easy to use format. With opinionated reviews, essential travel tips and detailed fold-out maps, Chicago Condensed has all the information the discerning visitor needs – for a day or a week, for business or for p...
Craic on a bike! Discover Dublin’s caf?s and Georgian terraces, explore ancient monuments in the Burren and revel in the culture and lively music of Donegal’s traditional villages. Choose from 30 rides, ranging from relaxed day trips to challenging long-distance adventures....
Let the adventure begin! Ride a camel across the sun-scorched Gobi, feast by moonlight at the bottomless lake of ??reg Nuur, and experience traditional archery and wrestling at the Naadam Festival. Escape to the ends of the earth in the footsteps of the first Mongol nomads. All you need is a strong ...
Kayak past towering icebergs, dog-sled frozen tundra to picture-postcard villages, marvel at the midnight sun or dancing northern lights - Greenland and the Arctic are the perfect backdrop to an unforgettable experience. Whether you crave quiet solitude or bold adventure, this inspiring and practica...
Ilha Formosa, the ‘beautiful isle´, is a modern society steeped in Chinese heritage, a land of tropical islands and mountain retreats, neon-lit noodle bars and teeming night markets. Whatever you crave – a soak at a hot spring, a temple-hopping itinerary – this is the only guide that put...
Voices woven through staccato rhythms lead you to a narrow alley. Laughter flows from beneath a door. It opens to a kaleidoscope of sound and color, led by an azmari singing a song of invitation. A waiter smiles as you glance in the book - you order a bira and some ocholoni. The...
Lonely Planet Knows NepalEnjoy the high passes, breathtaking landscapes and exhilarations of trekking in Nepal with Lonely Planet. Whether you want to make a tilt at Everest Base Camp, reach remote Tibetan villages or circuit sacred lakes, this guide lets you light out for the roof of the wor...