Category: Travel

Year-round adventures on the Red Sea Coast

With its shoreline backed by the Eastern Desert’s raw expanse, this world-class diving destination is a thrill-seeker’s dream. Whether you just want to snaffle some action into a sun-and-sea family holiday or plan an entire [..]

Best countryside detours from Bogotá

One of the best things about Bogotá is its central location – you don’t need to travel too far to find pretty pueblos, high páramo wetlands and real cowboys. So once you’ve visited the capital’s tourist sights, stick [..]

How to live like a Local in Accra, Ghana

Lonely Planet Local Elio Stamm moved to Accra three years ago. Although the humidity and sheer volume of everything were a little overwhelming to start, he quickly fell for the bustling energy and creativity with which the [..]

The Secrets of Western Manitoba

In a land where wildflowers blossom underfoot, moose wander nonchalantly across your path, grain elevators stand guard like soldiers of the past, and shimmering lakes beg to be paddled across, Manitoba’s wide-open west is a [..]

5 reasons to visit Medellín right now

Word is officially out: Medellín has wholly transcended its unfavorable reputation andundergone a veritable renaissance. Yet somehow, it’s failing to land on many travel bucket lists. Still an unsung corner of South America, there’s a [..]