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A local resident shares his tips for getting around Bangkok, where to stay, where to get the best street food, and what to know about Bangkok’s famous temples.
Away from the resorts, bars, and crowds of Cabo San Lucas, southern Baja offers quieter pleasures: swimming with marine life near La Paz, desert hikes to hidden hot springs, and glorious beaches and ocean views near Todos Santos.
Download our free travel guide to Iceland, packed with tips on the adventure activities, festivals, and events.
With stories that take you from the top of a pyramid to the depths of the sea, our free guide is all the inspiration you need.
From a modern-day Pompeii in Montserrat to a Hindu festival of lights in Trinidad, our travel guide shows you a side of the region you never knew existed.
Head to China’s northern Hēilóngjiāng province in early January to mid February to see the International Ice and Snow Festival.
Heading to Rio for Carnaval? Find out when and how to experience the celebrations like a local.
Traveling to Croatia in late January/early February? Find out how to celebrate with the locals during International Carnival of Rijeka.
Find out where, when and how to experience the Voodoo Festival in Benin, held in January each year.
Each year the dead grass on the hillside of Nara's Mount Wakakusa is set on fire to commemorate a feud many centuries ago.
From camel rides to camel pageants, find out how to experience the best of Bikaner Camel Festival in India with Lonely Planet's festival guide.
Head to Pasto, in Southern Colombia, to see 'Carnaval de Negros y Blancos'. Find out how to experience the festivities like a local with these tips.
Keep your friends and family back home at ease by staying in touch while you travel the world. Here are a few simple ways to check in while you're on the road.
Boogie alongside a Swahili float at Mombasa Carnival on Moi Avenue throughout November.
Buy a rake for good luck on the Day of the Rooster in Asakusa, Tokyo. Find out how to join the festivalgoers during the celebrations throughout November.
With events such as tugs-of-war or kabaddi matches pitting Indians against foreigners, and a turban-tying contest purely for foreign visitors, Pushkar's Camel Mela is a festival not to be missed!