About Lonely Planet
'The trusted companions for a generation of independent travellers.'- New York Times
For over 30 years, Lonely Planet has inspired and guided independent travellers to explore the world around them. Our team of expert travel writers are all about on-the-ground research and no-holds-barred opinion. Lonely Planet is passionate about responsible travel and encourages people to make their impact as positive as possible. Whether it be through our trustworthy guidebooks, innovative downloadable digital guides, award-winning website or cutting-edge television programmes, Lonely Planet aims to inspire life-changing travel, where every minute can hold a new experience.
What Makes Us Unique
Pioneering spirit Ò exploring new and familiar places, everywhere.
Collective knowledge Ò guided by professional expertise and opinion.
One loyalty Ò you, the traveller.
On-the-ground research Ò we go, every single time.
The journey Ò connecting and immersing ourselves.
Getting it right Ò accurate, practical and insightful.
Advice Ò giving travellers informed choices.
We are travellers.