Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand
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.
Size isn't everything. Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. Some of them are rarely visited, except by travellers collecting visa stamps. Most are islands, often far flung. Their wealth
It is crucial to remember, when cycling with children, that their good mood and enthusiasm depend entirely on how long it has been since they last ate. It is also vital to know that in small French towns
Be warned: they are weird, and many require a fridge. During my first internship at a fashion magazine, I watched the editors with awe (and a little fear): They were powerful, worked hard, and looked chic.
In a city that once bent to the state's will, individual expression is now a freedom to be prized for some of the world’s most talented artists. The streets of Berlin – and the art that adorns them – long
On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm and happy. Hot chocolate
Travel Visit the farmstead alchemists in the Green Mountain State for great food, fun, and scenery. Crack open a Vermont food sampler and you'll probably find a hunk of sharp cheddar next to the maple
When I was writing the first edition of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing, we decided to incorporate interviews with a wide range of travel writers, editors and agents into the book, thinking that
Nowhere can you find more daredevil thrills and family-friendly fun for all ages than in the USA and Canada, where world-record-breaking roller coasters and waterslides meet pleasant throwbacks to the
Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres... Instead, this is a list