lonely planet

Technology

Grab the popcorn: Lonely Planet launches the Netflix of travel docos

Lonely Planet has launched a range of content to transport you from your self-iso couch nest to some of the world’s most amazing destinations.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Lonely Planet to close most of Melbourne office as magazine ceases publication

Lonely Planet will cease most of its operations in Melbourne and London, as the iconic travel publisher grapples with COVID-19’s impact on the industry.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Travel marketers rejoice! Lonely Planet content is now available as a service

Are you a travel marketer who spends most of your working hours doing sweet f**k all? Well, get ready to recline your office chair even further in celebration of this news.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Trailblazing women inspire Lonely Planet’s new travel guide

by Mekal Mishra

Some of the women featured in the new guide include Michelle Obama, Nancy Bird Walton, Cathy Freeman, and Greta Thunberg.

Share

CommentComments

Wholesalers

Lonely Planet launches its first tour range

by Ali Coulton

The iconic travel publisher has teamed up with Intrepid Travel to “bring its guide books to life”. We’re not sure if that means the tours will be led by giant talking books.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

Aussie Island recognised in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel’ list

Take note, folks: one of the most prestigious hit lists in the industry has released its picks for 2020. Get the lowdown on what you need to know to sell them here.

Share

CommentComments

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.

Share

CommentComments

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.

Share

CommentComments

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.

Share

CommentComments

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.

Share

CommentComments

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?

Share

CommentComments

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.

Share

CommentComments