Current Issue – October 2018

Photographer:
T Krishna Prabakar

Winter is coming. And we’ve got it covered with THE WINTER LIST issue.

Allow yourself to be  mesmerised by the tales of superhuman Vikings and meddlesome spirits told by the storytellers of WEST ICELAND. Take a trip across the world for UNUSUAL WINTER EXPERIENCES. We let you in on the secret of finding happiness in Asia’s happiest country – BHUTAN. Discover the JAPAN ALPS, the undiscovered side of the Land of the Rising Sun. And add to your bucket list with Lonely Planet’s BEST IN ASIA which brings you the most exciting spots to visit over the next 12 months.

Stumble on a whole new world of discoveries with our newly-introduced EXPLORE section.
Ditch the city and make the most of your weekends in SHIMLA, HIMACHAL PRADESH and ORCHHA, MADHYA PRADESH. Our NEW HOTELS piece features three new, restored and reimagined properties. Explore BUDAPEST without burning a hole in your pocket. Want to try something new this month? Set out sailing this holiday. And get the latest news, views and wonderful ways to discover our planet in our Travel New pages.
Our JOURNAL section features stories from the road. Take a photo tour of MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA from a hot-air balloon. Our writers and readers share their STRANGEST TRAVEL EXPERIENCES. Check out the stunning results of our INSTAGRAM PHOTO CHALLENGE for this month, and set out on a journey with us to find the perfect barbecue ribs in MEMPHIS.

PLUS: We’ve got easy-to-tear-fold-and-carry Mini Guides – Conquer AUSTRALIA’S GREAT OCEAN ROAD, taking surfing lessons in MAMALLAPURAM, TAMIL NADU, and eat your way through BERLIN, GERMANY.

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