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Current Edition: May 2017


This month, we’ve decided to turn the spotlight on your favourite destinations. Welcome to the LONELY PLANET MAGAZINE INDIA TRAVEL AWARDS 2017 issue!

In India as well as abroad, we’ve got the best locations in a variety of categories – romance, culture, wildlife, adventure, food and drink, and so much more – all chosen by our readers. But that’s not all. We’ve also got 15 fun things to do in EASTERN AUSTRALIA, a journey to the beautiful Moroccan city of CASABLANCA in the words of author Tahir Shah, and a visit to KING ARTHUR’S REALM in England and Scotland.

Our wildlife-special Easy Trips section features accessible destinations you can travel to NOW.
Share your breakfast with pachyderms in SRI LANKA; have intimate encounters with wildlife in PENCH NATIONAL PARK in MADHYA PRADESH; give back to nature at a private sanctuary in COORG, KARNATAKA; go snorkelling off the coast of RAMESWARAM in TAMIL NADU; and visit a comfy colonial resort in UTTARAKHAND‘S CORBETT NATIONAL PARK.

PLUS: Sample India’s diverse cuisines in New Delhi, and go on kid-friendly tours of catacombs and chocolate factories in Rome, Italy – via our easy-to-print-fold-and-carry Mini Guides.