Travel guidebooks

Gallery: The unseen face of Pyongyang

Gallery: The unseen face of Pyongyang

German architect publishes English, German and now Korean guide to North Korea's mysterious capital
Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Recreating the backpacking experience of the 1970s by using the first Lonely Planet "Southeast Asia on a Shoestring" guidebook
Interview: Lonely Planet’s new boss on the future of the brand

Interview: Lonely Planet’s new boss on the future of the brand

Lonely Planet will continue its print guides and tap into the potential of digital assets, says Daniel Houghton
BBC sells Lonely Planet to U.S. cigarette billionaire

BBC sells Lonely Planet to U.S. cigarette billionaire

A reclusive American land owner and conservationist will take over the Lonely Planet brand -- but what's he going to do with it?
Wikivoyage: Will it impact travel industry?

Wikivoyage: Will it impact travel industry?

Wikimedia's massive free online resource is written and edited by travelers for travelers. Guidebooks be warned
Ditch the guidebook to avoid Japan's worst tourist draws

Ditch the guidebook to avoid Japan's worst tourist draws

From climbing giant ashtrays to watching tea grow cold, there's far too much attention lavished on the duller side of Japan
22 stunningly photogenic destinations in Korea

22 stunningly photogenic destinations in Korea

Our favorite images from Korea's new official travel guide
12 guidebook myths about India

12 guidebook myths about India

What we wish we'd known before we went to India
Michelin's Green Guide to South Korea to go on sale in January

Michelin's Green Guide to South Korea to go on sale in January

French travel guide mentions 107 restaurants in Korea
Is this the world's weirdest travel guide?

Is this the world's weirdest travel guide?

Japanese digital tourist guide highlights romance with manga characters
A guide to Bangkok's best street food guidebooks

A guide to Bangkok's best street food guidebooks

Navigate the city's eating scene with these English-language maps, cards and books
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