The April version of Lonely Planet Journal (UK) is out now! © Lonely Planet
The newest version of Lonely Planet Journal (UK) has hit the information stand! This April marks the magazine’s 10 12 months anniversary, and to have a good time the event a particular visitor editor has been handed the reins – famend adventurer Bear Grylls.
Alongside tales about Bear’s life in journey, options on this month’s concern embody tales of reclusive artists in Alaska, a lowdown on Madrid’s latest sights and a round-up of Lonely Planet workers members’ greatest ever souvenirs.
To whet your urge for food, take a sneak peek at this month’s choice of metropolis mini-guides – from quirky Florence to Vegas on a funds – which are discovered at the back of the journal every concern and accessible to obtain right here without spending a dime!
With its magnificent markets, cool cafes and famend eating places, Hamburg is a superb metropolis for foodies © Roy Jankowski / Getty Photographs
Consuming in Hamburg
Hamburg’s attraction might be narrowed down to 1 easy calling card: it’s one of many coolest cities on Earth. Right here’s the place to pattern a few of its hottest cafés and eating places.
Ingesting in Antwerp
Belgium’s second metropolis and largest port, easygoing Antwerp is the place the nation’s hip children come to have enjoyable and unwind, with a slew of consuming dens to go well with each style. Learn on to uncover one of the best locations to get a beer, wine or genever.
Search out Florence’s quirkier aspect © Catarina Belova / Shutterstock
Cradle of the Renaissance, romantic, enchanting and totally irresistible, Florence (Firenze) brims stuffed with world-class sights, eating places and sights. Right here’s our information to its extra offbeat charms.
Istanbul has all the time been a market city and remains to be one of many world’s nice locations to buy © Ayhan Altun / Getty Photographs
Procuring in Istanbul
This magical assembly place of East and West has extra sights than it has minarets (and that’s quite a bit). It’s additionally a spot the place the locals have perfected the artwork of procuring – be a part of them with our recommendations on prime boutiques.
Take pleasure in a break in Vegas with out blowing your funds © f11picture / Shutterstock
An oasis of indulgence, dazzling within the desert, Vegas guarantees pleasure, leisure, fortune and fame. Right here’s find out how to benefit from the metropolis in case your ambition is greater than your funds.
Belfast’s music-filled pubs are one of many metropolis’s prime highlights © Steve Raymer / Getty Photographs
Better of Belfast
There’s loads to fill a brief break to Belfast, from fantastically restored Victorian structure to a glittering waterfront, improbable meals scene and music-filled pubs. Right here’s our information to the highlights.