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Tourism

STUDY: experience outweighs destination in trip planning

A traveller survey has revealed what the industry gets wrong about how and why clients plan their trips.

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Destinations

Lonely Planet: Best destination in Asia Pacific revealed (and it’s Australian)

Pop the champers, folks. An Australian destination was just ranked number one in all of APAC! You’ll never guess which one though.

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Technology

Travel Agents

Lonely Planet moves into OTA territory with new acquisition

Worried about the rise of OTAs and their impact on your business model? We strongly advise having a packet of Panadol at the ready before giving this a squiz.

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Destinations

Lonely Planet’s best in travel names red centre among top regions

Meanwhile, our top ‘region’ of the day is the pub down the road, which we will be visiting as soon as this article goes live.

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Tourism

PICTURES: Here’s 11 photos of cats chilling at historical sites

We’re not even mad that these cats probably lead MUCH more interesting lives than we do. How can you stay mad at their fuzzy little faces?

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Destinations

PICTURES: Introducing Lonely Planet’s BEST places to visit in Asia

Meanwhile, we’re trying to scope out the best places to buy the cheapest, nastiest coffee available today so we can save our money and visit some of these stunning locations.

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Destinations

Lonely Planet’s best crowd dodging European destinations

Personally, we’ll do anything to get away from big crowds of people, and if that means faking a heart attack mid-holiday then so be it.

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Tourism

Photos: Lonely Planet names world’s best ‘bowl-foods’

But wait, what’s bowl food? Who cares! When you see these photos your focus will be on cleaning up the saliva from your desk.

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Destinations

Lonely Planet unveils its Little Black Book

Ok we admit the image for this article is a little unrelated, but it’s Valentine’s Day and we thought it was cute.

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Aviation

The app changing the Airport game

by Lauren Croft

Ever rushed through the airport so fast you left a child behind? This app’s for you.

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Aviation

How do flighties stay healthy (and sane) while flying?

Personally, we come off of a flight looking somewhere between a drowned rat and Marge Simpson when she uses the makeup gun.

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Tourism

Lonely Planet calls on travel industry to support solo travellers

by Daisy Doctor

We have no qualms at all with travelling alone. We have perfectly interesting conversations with ourselves most of the time anyway.

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