Just back from: Jura, Scotland

Alex and friends enjoying a hike on the island of Jura © Alex MacLeish Alex MacLeish, Key Account Manager at Lonely Planet, recently returned from a trip to Jura in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. Tell us more… My friends and I enjoy both hiking and making things difficult for ourselves, so we opted for a trip […]

Waterford Greenway: How a Victorian railway line became Ireland's coolest new bike trail

The transformation of this stretch of railway provides the perfect opportunity to explore the unfamiliar landscapes of Ireland’s east coast

Top 5 beaches to visit when cruising Ibiza and Formentera by yacht

One of the best ways to experience the stunning islands of Ibiza and Formentera is by yacht. Here’s our top five recommended beaches to visit when cruising by yacht: Las Salinas Renowned as of the best and most cosmopolitan beaches in Ibiza, Las Salinas – which is located at the southern-most tip of Ibiza – […]

The best unique experiences in Antarctica

As Christmas approaches us once again, the winter sun holidays are as popular as ever. However, for many travellers, this time of year signals the ideal opportunity to visit colder regions and really embrace the spirit of this snowy season. As the southern hemisphere begins to warm, we slip into winter, and it opens up […]

Enduring luxury: a long-term Winter rental in Andalusia

Recent years have witnessed the stellar rise of experiential travel, immersive cultural explorations and a “slow-life” approach to vacationing. To be sure, some will aim for immersive and life altering experiences within the one or two week period afforded them by the workplace and other life restrictions; however, by definition, a slow-life approach requires time, […]