Brent Lambert

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Destinations of a Lifetime: 10 Incredible Caribbean Beaches

<i>Seven Mile Beach in the Grand Cayman (Flickr: SF Brit)</i><p>Dreaming of a family vacation somewhere sunny? Look no further than the glorious, year-round sunshine of the Caribbean. With the Caribbean home to over 700 islands, islets and reefs, your hardest choice is going to be choosing which one to make …

Personal Finance is Indeed Personal

<b>What I love about personal finance is that everyone’s situation is unique. Yet, the more the details are different, the more the solutions stay the</b> …

Personal Finance

Islands you'd love to be stranded on

We asked—you answered. From the secluded beaches of Bora Bora to the romantic Ile Saint Louis in Paris, these are the islands where you'd like to …

Beaches

Where does Santa Claus go for his post-Christmas vacation?

Walt Disney World Resort

Gun Nuts Video: Invest in a Spotting Scope

Rifles Editor David E. Petzal explains why a quality spotting scope is such a crucial piece of hunting and shooting equipment, and reviews two models …

Vote on the Army's New Service Handgun

Attention to orders.<br>Subject: Voting for new Army sidearm<br>To: All interested readers<p>The first post on this subject provided some excellent nominations. …

Gun Nuts Video: F-Class vs. Any/Any

Rifles Editor David E. Petzal explains the differences between two popular and challenging long-range target shooting disciplines: F-class and …

How to get off the beaten track in St Lucia

Sometimes you just want to lie on a beach chair and drink daiquiris through a bendy straw – you can do that just about anywhere in the Caribbean and have a fantastic time. But if you’re looking for a less predictable vacation, then St Lucia, a rocky chunk of emerald green ringed by silver beaches, …

Flores shakes off Bali’s shadow

The Indonesian island of Flores used to get by on Bali’s overflow alone, and the trickle of travellers that landed in the sleepy west coast town of Labuanbajo often used it as a spring board to the epic Komodo National Park (<i>www.komodonationalpark.org</i>), then quickly left. But Labuanbajo is sleepy …

National Parks

Beyond the beaches: exploring Mauritius

There is no questioning the beauty of Mauritius' beaches. And the famous powder white sands, which slope gently into sapphire blue waters, have long lured visitors to the island. Yet beyond their achingly picturesque aesthetics lies an island waiting to be discovered: markets hum, gardens bloom, …

10 of the world's best learn-to-dive destinations

Dreaming of getting your dive ticket? With a combination of idyllic conditions and reputable dive outfits, we’ve narrowed down the top spots to get certified – from the Caribbean to the Maldives, and everywhere in between.<p>Gili Trawangan, Gili Islands, Indonesia<p><b>The diving:</b> Indonesia boasts an …

Scuba Diving

US-Cuba travel: what you need to know about Trump's new policies

US- Cuba relations have rarely been straightforward. The path to improvement is often a case of two steps forward, one step back. After several years of rapprochement, new travel regulations announced by the Trump administration on June 16, 2017, appear to have stymied some of the progress. But …

What's new in the Caribbean

When our authors hit the road they're on a mission to hunt down the fresh, the transformed, the hot and the happening. Here are a few of our favorites that sparked their interest while researching Lonely Planet's latest Discover Caribbean guide.<p>Falmouth Cruise Port<p>Jamaica now has a third major port …

Top 10 sights in Cancún and Yucatán

It's no great secret why Cancún, and to a larger extent the Yucatán Peninsula, has become Mexico's top tourist destination. Some people are lured by the simple pleasures of a white-sand beach, turquoise waters and perhaps a little partying here and there. Others find themselves drawn to the …