Lonely Planet names Asia’s best destinations for 2018

Often referred to as South Korea’s “second city,” coastal Busan has taken a giant step out of Seoul’s shadow.
Lonely Planet just named it the number one destination on its 2018 Best in Asia list.
Busan, about a 2.5-hour journey from Seoul, is the country’s second largest city and a popular summer destination famous for delicious seafood and picturesque beaches.

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Lonely Planet’s Trips app is Instagram for travel junkies

If you’ve ever planned a vacation abroad, you’ve probably spent some time with Lonely Planet. The company is the largest travel book publisher in the world and offers plenty of free resources on its website and in the Lonely Planet Guides app. The latter provided the inspiration for the latest Lonely Planet project, a new iPhone app called Trips (also coming to Android this fall). At its core, it’s a crowdsourced version of the Guides app. But instead of featuring contributions from Lonely Planet experts an

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