Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new Best in Travel 2011 guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe. 1.
The section of the ancient Silk Road that runs through China is an epic journey through desert dunes to the end of the Great Wall, a length of pink mud that ends abruptly in the magnificent beige towers
Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from beach.
Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. Best in Travel 2013 already covered two places we think
Study suggests tool imparts benefit of stretching but not potential downside. Over the past few years, pre-workout static stretching has fallen out of favor. Holding a stretch for, say, 30 seconds might
A new meta-analysis examines "inspiratory muscle training." When I was a kid preparing for one of my first ever track meets, my family was invited to dinner at the home of a colleague of my dad's who been
That old saw about the journey being the destination? It's usually a bunch of hooey. But there are exceptions. Presenting our first-ever roundup of the greatest hiking, biking, paddling, fishing, drinking,
It's a tricky time for bars: are they places to escape reality, or are they places to marvel at how a drink gets made? So, as well as adding to our ever-growing list, we assess the state of things: the