From the world's leading guidebook publisher, Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2016 is the latest edition of the annual headline-making, agenda-setting bestseller.
Be an in-the-know traveler this year with Lonely Planet's collection of the hottest trends, destinations, journeys and all-around best travel experiences for the year ahead. Drawing on the knowledge, passion and miles travelled by Lonely Planet's staff, authors and online community, we present a year's worth of travel inspiration to take you out of the ordinary and into some unforgettable experiences.
Whether it's thanks to a sporting event, a revitalised infrastructure, a special anniversary or just that aura of 'right now', each destination featured has passed through our agonising selection process to win a place on Lonely Planet's hallowed Best in Travel list - now in its 11th edition.
- Lonely Planet ranks to top 10 countries, regions and cities to visit in 2016
- 16 top travel lists to give you fresh ideas for exploring the world from a new perspective
- More than 35 events mapped out by month in the 2016 travel planner
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