Jamie Fullerton goes scuba diving to see an underwater section of the Great Wall at Panjiakou Reservoir.
Stuart Forster shares his tips for first-time travelers to Bangladesh, from local food to vibrant rickshaw art and traveling by boat.
From a modern-day Pompeii in Montserrat to a Hindu festival of lights in Trinidad, see a side of the region you never knew existed.
Experience the underground music scene, staggering scenery and explore beyond the Terracotta Army.
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.
Want to see Bloomsday Festival in all its glory? Make sure you're in Dublin on the 16th of June. Find out more with Lonely Planet's festival tips!
Lonely Planet's top tips for watching Pisa's boat race, the Regatta of St. Ranieri.
Find out where, when and how to experience Juan Santamaría Day in Costa Rica with these tips for travelers that are eager to see the world's festivals.
See one of Italy's strangest festivals, the Processione dei Serpari, in Cocullo, and watch the snakes dance from a distance.
Find out where, when and how to make the most of Sydney Writers' Festival, held in May each year in Sydney.
Go star-spotting by the red carpet in France, at the Cannes Film Festival. Find out how to make the most of your time in Cannes with these tips.
Join in the three-day festival at El-Kelaa M'Gouna in Morocco for song and dance, feasting, souk-like markets and a chariot procession through a shower of rose petals.
On Hong Kong's island of Cheung Chau, see the Bun Festival in late April or early May.
Want to see Japan's cherry blossom festival? Find out how you can picnic and party among the blossoms with these tips from Lonely Planet.
Heading to Argentina in March? Make sure you check out Festival de Tango in venues across Buenos Aires!
Whatever spell you think you need, you will find it (for a price) on Cerro Mono Blanco during Mexico's Night of the Witches.