Pathfinder pics: wild about the Scottish Highlands

Lonely Planet Pathfinder Yasmine Awwad of recently explored the windswept wilds of the Scottish Highlands. As well as hiking, road tripping and drinking in the spectacular scenery, she discovered a unique culture and spirit that stretches from Glasgow to Glen Coe and beyond… The Scottish Highlands, with their glens, lochs and wild coastline, have some of the(…)

#lpexperthour: Caribbean travel, post-hurricane

In September 2017 parts of the northern Caribbean islands were hit by two of the most impactful and major hurricanes in recent memory, one after the other, leaving devastation, flooding and homelessness in their paths. But with many communities already starting to rebuild and regroup, the Caribbean tourism industry noting that returning travellers will provide key support, and(…)

Just back from: Sicily’s Aeolian Islands

Chloe gets ready to hit the seas around Sicily’s Aeolian Islands © Chloe Gunning Chloe Gunning, Lonely Planet Trailblazer and blogger at Wanderlust Chloe, recently returned from a trip to Sicily’s Aeolian Islands – which just so happened to make our Best in Travel list for 2018! Tell us more… I spent a week sailing around Sicily’s Aeolian Islands.(…)

Stop Everything and Check out these Vintage Suitcase Dollhouses

Well this just about rolls everything I adore into one perfect little package– miniature crafts, the golden age of travel and tiny fairy doors to another world. Marisa and David of Queanbeyan, Australia make dollhouses out of beautiful old suitcases they come across. They love to make old things new again and combine David’s skills in(…)