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8 great Carnival celebrations in Latin America and the Caribbean
Feb 15, 2023 • 6 Min read
More than 50 countries across the world host Carnival, but it's in Latin America and the Caribbean that you will find its beating heart. These are the best.
Lonely Planet’s seasoned hikers pick their top hikes in the Americas
Jul 29, 2022 • 15 Min read
Lost cities, active volcanoes, stunning coasts: explore the most scenic destinations of the Americas on these hikes.
South America's 4 most LGBTIQ+friendly cities for Pride celebrations
May 23, 2022 • 6 Min read
Adventure awaits the LGBTIQ+ traveler in South America: here are the 4 most LGBTIQ+ friendly cities to explore in 2022.
10 top spots for solo travelers in winter (or any other time of year)
Dec 10, 2021 • 10 Min read
Whether it’s the atmosphere or the culture, some places are naturally suited for people traveling alone. These 10 spots are perfect for solo travelers.
Our favorite lesser-known neighborhoods in the world's greatest cities
Sep 13, 2021 • 8 Min read
Tap into the pulsing energy of lesser-known neighborhoods in major cities with this list of the hottest happenings now.
Eternal winter: where to ski every month of the year
Jan 12, 2021 • 6 Min read
Skiers and snowboarders rejoice! Stop being tied to the seasons and start chasing the white stuff around the globe throughout the year instead.
Wildlife & Nature
New Red List reveals 31 extinct species - and some conservation successes
Dec 11, 2020 • 3 Min read
New data released by the IUCN has shown 31 animal species have gone extinct, with a worrying trend outlined for fresh water dolphins, sharks and rays.
The 10 best cities for expats
Nov 4, 2020 • 6 Min read
Boasting prime job prospects, an appreciation for diversity and an active social scene, these are 10 of the best cities for expats.
Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are off on another epic motorbike adventure
Oct 9, 2020 • 7 Min read
Their latest trek finds the actors crossing 13 countries and two continents on electric motorcycles.