Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet

2001 - 2016, Adventure, Outdoor
Travel guides' experiences in world destinations.
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Episode Guide

  • Lonely Planet - Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique (Episode 644)
    Episode 644:

    Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique

    The islands of St. Lucia, Martinique and Montserrat are surrounded by rainforests, mountains and volcanoes.

  • Lonely Planet - Art Trails of the French Riviera (Episode 643)
    Episode 643:

    Art Trails of the French Riviera

    The art trail of the French Riviera includes the towns of Arles, Aix, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Antibes, Vence, Biot and Nice.

  • Lonely Planet - Paris City Guide (Episode 642)
    Episode 642:

    Paris City Guide

    Luxembourg Gardens; Musée d'Orsay; British designer Vivienne Westwood; the Palace of Versailles; Mona Lisa; a ride up the Eiffel Tower; Moulin Rouge.

  • Lonely Planet - Hawaii 2 (Episode 641)
    Episode 641:

    Hawaii 2

    Exploring Hawaii's Big Island, Maui, Oahu and Kauai.

  • Lonely Planet - Food Hour: The Story of Tea (Episode 640)
    Episode 640:

    Food Hour: The Story of Tea

    Visits to Southeast China, Japan, Taiwan, England, Bangladesh, India, Morocco and Myanmar provide historical context as to how tea spread from China to the rest of the world.

  • Lonely Planet - Road Trip: Rust Belt Highway, USA (Episode 639)
    Episode 639:

    Road Trip: Rust Belt Highway, USA

    A road trip through Pittsburgh, Detroit and Flint, Mich.; Cleveland, Toledo and Akron, Ohio; American industries; Rust Belt.

  • Lonely Planet - Antarctica (Episode 638)
    Episode 638:

    Antarctica

    Sea kayaking and penguin watching in Paradise Harbor in Antarctica; sailing to Port Lockroy; climbing Mount Scott; the plight of the Adélie penguin; crossing Drake Passage.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Trains: Siberia (Episode 637)
    Episode 637:

    Tough Trains: Siberia

    Taking the world's most northerly railway line -- the Ice Train -- to the far north of Siberia; camping overnight with the Nenet nomadic tribe; Bovanenkovo gas field.

  • Lonely Planet - Poland (Episode 636)
    Episode 636:

    Poland

    The church where Pope John Paul II served as a young priest; anti-communist sculptures in Wroclaw; hunting for amber on the Pomeranian coast; baroque streets of Gdansk; Hitler's command post in Ketzryn; kayaking through the Augustów Canal.

  • Lonely Planet - North East England (Episode 635)
    Episode 635:

    North East England

    Traveling through Yorkshire and Northumberland includes stops in Cambridge, Sheffield, Bradford and York; the Farne Islands, the ancient sanctuary of Saint Cuthbert.

  • Lonely Planet - Building England II (Episode 634)
    Episode 634:

    Building England II

    Queen's House in Greenwich, London; St. Magnus-the-Martyr; St. Paul's Cathedral in London; urban townhomes of Bath; Osterley House; Hamerwood Lodge in East Sussex; Saltaire in Yorkshire; Trafalgar Square; Buckingham Palace; Clifton Suspension Bridge.

  • Lonely Planet - Building England I (Episode 633)
    Episode 633:

    Building England I

    Roman edifices in Lindisfarne; Durham Cathedral; Fountains Abbey; York Minster; Warkworth Castle in Northumberland; Kentwell Hall in Suffolk; Burghley House in Lincolnshire; Castle Howard.

  • Lonely Planet - Food Hour: The Story of Chocolate (Episode 632)
    Episode 632:

    Food Hour: The Story of Chocolate

    People all over the world use chocolate in rituals and medicine and for romance and pleasure; popularity of chocolate.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Boat Journeys: The Amazon (Episode 631)
    Episode 631:

    Tough Boat Journeys: The Amazon

    Traveling by cargo boat down the Amazon River in Peru; the history of Iquitos, Peru; Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve.

  • Lonely Planet - Food Hour: Deep South USA (Episode 630)
    Episode 630:

    Food Hour: Deep South USA

    Cajun and Creole cuisine in New Orleans; local fare in Vicksburg and Natchez, Miss.; Elvis Presley's birthplace; Graceland; barbecue pork.

  • Lonely Planet - Road Trip: Patagonia (Episode 629)
    Episode 629:

    Road Trip: Patagonia

    Climbing Volcan Lanin; Lake District in San Carlos de Bariloche; former hippie colony of El Bolsón; La Trochita steam train; Cueva de las Manos; Mount Fitz Roy; Cabo Virgenes lighthouse.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Trains: India's Independence Railroads (Episode 628)
    Episode 628:

    Tough Trains: India's Independence Railroads

    Covering 29 states and seven union territories, Indian Railways comprises 71,000 miles of track spanning 40,000 miles.

  • Lonely Planet - Eastern Canada (Episode 627)
    Episode 627:

    Eastern Canada

    A tour of Eastern Canada includes Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick; the European culture of Quebec; Toronto's CN Tower; Niagara Falls.

  • Lonely Planet - East Texas (Episode 625)
    Episode 625:

    East Texas

    Gun show in Ft. Worth, Texas; Texas Book Depository; oil fields in Kilgore, Texas; Texas State Penitentiary at Huntsville; Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center; July Fourth in Chappell Hill.

  • Lonely Planet - West Texas (Episode 624)
    Episode 624:

    West Texas

    Exploring Austin; the Alamo in San Antonio; haunted hotel; border city of El Paso; the old Butterfield trail; Palo Duro Canyon; steak-eating challenge in Amarillo, Texas; Glenrio, the ghost town bordering New Mexico.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Trains: Cuba's Sugar Railroads (Episode 623)
    Episode 623:

    Tough Trains: Cuba's Sugar Railroads

    A train journey across the Caribbean island of Cuba.

  • Lonely Planet - Top 10 South American Adventures (Episode 622)
    Episode 622:

    Top 10 South American Adventures

  • Lonely Planet - Puerto Rico (Episode 621)
    Episode 621:

    Puerto Rico

    San Juan, Puerto Rico; the El Yunque National Forest; Camuy River Cave Park; the coffee-producing central highlands.

  • Lonely Planet - Food Hour: Ireland (Episode 620)
    Episode 620:

    Food Hour: Ireland

    Sampling oysters in Galway, Ireland; fishing for salmon; The Chieftains; agricultural show; baking competition in Tipperary; history of Guinness in Dublin.

  • Lonely Planet - Road Trip: Andes (Episode 619)
    Episode 619:

    Road Trip: Andes

    A 3,000-mile trip along Ruta 40 through the Andes features the Salinas Grandes, 7 Colors Hills, pre-Columbian ruins in Pucara, and the National Park of Leoncito.

  • Lonely Planet - Food Hour: Sicily (Episode 618)
    Episode 618:

    Food Hour: Sicily

    Cultural and historical events influence contemporary Sicilian cuisine.

  • Lonely Planet - Wild West USA (Episode 617)
    Episode 617:

    Wild West USA

    The history of America's Wild West, including Lewis & Clark's 3,700 mile journey, the Alamo, California Gold Rush, Pony Express route and the Little Bighorn battlefield in Montana.

  • Lonely Planet - Delhi & Agra (Episode 616)
    Episode 616:

    Delhi & Agra

    Delhi's old quarters, bazaars, Imperial Mughal monuments and remaining outposts of British occupation; Taj Mahal in Agra; holy town of Haridwar in Uttarakhand.

  • Lonely Planet - Switzerland (Episode 613)
    Episode 613:

    Switzerland

    Charlie Chaplin's house in Vevey, Switzerland; golfing in Riederalp; hiking the Gemmi Pass; touring military fortresses along Lake Lucerne; Gotthard Pass; Glacier Express; alpine beard competition; banking industry in Zurich.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War I in Europe (Episode 610)
    Episode 610:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War I in Europe

    The Museum of the Great War in Meaux, France; Confrécourt quarries; tunnels in Vauquois, France; World War I-era planes perform in a Paris air show; battlefield at the St. Quentin Canal; St. Symphorien Cemetery in Belgium.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Road Trip: Patagonia (Episode 609)
    Episode 609:

    Globe Trekker Road Trip: Patagonia

    Climbing Volcan Lanin; searching for Butch Cassidy's hideout in Cholila, Argentina; Cueva de las Manos; viewing Mount Fitz Roy from El Chalten; Cabo Virgenes lighthouse.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Road Trip: Andes (Episode 608)
    Episode 608:

    Globe Trekker Road Trip: Andes

    Zay Harding begins a 3,000 mile trip along Ruta 40 through the Andes.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: The Story of Tea (Episode 606)
    Episode 606:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: The Story of Tea

    The history of tea; cultural traditions and rituals of tea; visits to Southeast China, Japan, Taiwan, England, Bangladesh, India, Morocco and Myanmar.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: The Story of Cheese (Episode 605)
    Episode 605:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: The Story of Cheese

    The Cheese Makers Market in Beaconsfield, England; aging Roquefort cheese in France; Parmigiano-Reggiano and ricotta in Italy; Gruyère, Switzerland; Castilla La Mancha in Spain; manchego.

  • Lonely Planet - Ukraine (Episode 604)
    Episode 604:

    Ukraine

    An unusual beer hall in Lviv; shaman in the Carpathian Mountains; the pilgrimage of Hassidic Jews to Uman; the Livadia Palace in Yalta; the capital of Kiev; the nuclear disaster site at Chernobyl.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey (Episode 603)
    Episode 603:

    Turkey

    Tranquil sea gardens in Konya; trekking along the Lycian Way; relaxing in Myra; Sabanci Mosque.

  • Lonely Planet - Papua New Guinea Islands (Episode 602)
    Episode 602:

    Papua New Guinea Islands

    Exploring New Britain, the largest island in the Bismarck Archipelago of Papua New Guinea; the township of Rabaul; wreck diving and sea kayaking on the island of Bougainville.

  • Lonely Planet - Barcelona City Guide (Episode 601)
    Episode 601:

    Barcelona City Guide

    Park Güell; Casa Batlló; Sagrada Familia; the works of artists Picasso and Miró; Las Ramblas, Barcelona; shopping at the Barri Gotic; the magic shop el Rey de la Magia; day trips to Cadaqués and Sitges.

  • Lonely Planet - Delhi & Rajasthan, India (Episode 600)
    Episode 600:

    Delhi & Rajasthan, India

    The state of kings in Vrindavan; touring majestic forts of Jaipur; Jodhpur, the largest city in Rajasthan; Rajasthani cuisine at the Bundi Utsav Festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Art Trails of the French Riviera (Episode 599)
    Episode 599:

    Globe Trekker Special: Art Trails of the French Riviera

    The art trail of the French Riviera features the towns of Arles, Aix-en-Provence, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Antibes, Vence, Biot and Nice.

  • Lonely Planet - West Texas (Episode 598)
    Episode 598:

    West Texas

    Exploring Austin, Texas; the Alamo in San Antonio; a night in a haunted hotel; border city of El Paso; traveling along the old Butterfield Trail; road trip along Route 66; Palo Duro Canyon; Glenrio, a mysterious ghost town bordering New Mexico.

  • Lonely Planet - Eastern Canada (Episode 597)
    Episode 597:

    Eastern Canada

    Exploring Newfoundland and Labrador; maritime provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick; Quebec's Old World atmosphere and European culture; Toronto's CN Tower; Niagara Falls.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Sicily (Episode 596)
    Episode 596:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Sicily

    The cultural and historical influences of Sicilian cuisine.

  • Lonely Planet - Central Japan (Episode 595)
    Episode 595:

    Central Japan

    Flea market in Kyoto, Japan; Fushimi Inari Shinto shrine; Toji Buddhist temple; KidZania theme park; Iga Ueno ninja school; sailing to the remote island of Sado.

  • Lonely Planet - Building England II (Episode 594)
    Episode 594:

    Building England II

    Queen's House; St. Magnus the Martyr and St. Paul's Cathedral in London; townhomes of Bath; Osterley House; Trafalgar Square; Buckingham Palace.

  • Lonely Planet - Building England I (Episode 593)
    Episode 593:

    Building England I

    Durham Cathedral; Fountains Abbey; York Minster; Warkworth Castle; Kentwell Hall; Burghley House; Castle Howard.

  • Lonely Planet - The Netherlands (Episode 592)
    Episode 592:

    The Netherlands

    Cycling through the Netherlands; modern art in The Hague; surfing the North Sea; the medieval town of Oudewater; the history of the tulip; cheese market; wind farm; canal jumping contest.

  • Lonely Planet - Puerto Rico (Episode 591)
    Episode 591:

    Puerto Rico

    San Juan, Puerto Rico; the El Yunque National Forest; the Camuy River Cave National Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Nigeria (Episode 590)
    Episode 590:

    Nigeria

    Yorùbáland; witch doctors in Oyo; historic walled cities; ancient Kurmi Market; traditional Fulani village of Chafe; rare mountain gorilla.

  • Lonely Planet - Isolated Islands: St. Helena (Episode 589)
    Episode 589:

    Isolated Islands: St. Helena

    The remote island of St. Helena; historic settlement of Jamestown; Longwood House; a 180-year-old tortoise; Jacob's Ladder; climbing St. Helena's highest peak.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Deep South USA (Episode 588)
    Episode 588:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Deep South USA

    Sampling Cajun and Creole cuisine in New Orleans; local fare in Vicksburg and Natchez, Miss.; Elvis Presley's birthplace; cooking perfect barbecue pork; Graceland.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Trains: Siberia (Episode 587)
    Episode 587:

    Tough Trains: Siberia

    On its way to the far north of Siberia, the Ice Train passes through Tobolsk to Novy Urengoy, follows the abandoned route of Stalin's 'Railroad of Death' and crosses the wilderness to reach Labytnangi and the Bovanenkovo gas field.

  • Lonely Planet - Antarctica (Episode 586)
    Episode 586:

    Antarctica

    Sea-kayaking and penguin-watching in Paradise Harbor; Port Lockroy; scientists at Palmer Station discuss global warming; Drake Passage.

  • Lonely Planet - Myanmar (Episode 585)
    Episode 585:

    Myanmar

    Shwedagon Pagoda; Inle Lake; Shan Palace; the golden Mahamuni Buddha; the Chin State; the former capital city of Bagan; Ngapali Beach.

  • Lonely Planet - South Atlantic (Episode 584)
    Episode 584:

    South Atlantic

    The Falkland Islands; South Georgia; South Orkneys; South Shetland Islands; Elephant Island; the Antarctic Peninsula.

  • Lonely Planet - Tough Trains: Vietnam (Episode 583)
    Episode 583:

    Tough Trains: Vietnam

    The history of the Vietnamese railway; a general who led the final attack on the presidential palace during the Vietnam War.

  • Lonely Planet - Poland (Episode 582)
    Episode 582:

    Poland

    Anti-Communist sculptures in Wroclaw, Poland; baroque streets of Gdansk; Hitler's command post in Ketrzyn; kayaking through the Augustów canal.

  • Lonely Planet - Mumbai City Guide (Episode 581)
    Episode 581:

    Mumbai City Guide

    Exploring Dharavi, India; the fish market at Sassoon Docks; Taj Palace Hotel; touring the sea fort of Murud Janjira; Chor Bazaar; pole yoga.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Great Natural Wonders (Episode 580)
    Episode 580:

    Globe Trekker Special: Great Natural Wonders

    Erupting volcanoes in Hawaii and Java; the Arctic; hiking the Perito Moreno glacier; exploring the Amazon rain forest; traveling with the nomadic Tuareg tribe in the Sahara Desert.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico (Episode 562)
    Episode 562:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico

    The markets and potent chilies of Mexico City; Oaxaca's cactus and mescal; sampling chocolate in Puebla; mole; a festival devoted to vanilla.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia (Episode 561)
    Episode 561:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia

    A Viking festival; smorgasbord at the Midsummer Festival; preparing moose with Lars Backman; cooking with the Sami people at the Arctic Circle.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Ireland (Episode 560)
    Episode 560:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Ireland

    Sampling oysters in Galway; fishing for salmon; the North Tipperary Agricultural Show; history of Guinness.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Sicily (Episode 559)
    Episode 559:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Sicily

    Sicilian cuisine reflects the island's cultural and historical events.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Art Trails of the French Riviera (Episode 558)
    Episode 558:

    Globe Trekker Special: Art Trails of the French Riviera

    The refuges and favorite places of artists like Cezanne, Renoir, Picasso and Chagall.

  • Lonely Planet - Delhi & Rajasthan, India (Episode 557)
    Episode 557:

    Delhi & Rajasthan, India

    Vrindavan, India; touring the forts in Jaipur, Rajasthan; Bundi Utsav Festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Switzerland (Episode 556)
    Episode 556:

    Switzerland

    Scientific discoveries in Geneva; Charlie Chaplin's house; hiking the Gemmi Pass; herding cattle with yodeling farmers in Appenzell.

  • Lonely Planet - Central America: Costa Rica & Nicaragua (Episode 555)
    Episode 555:

    Central America: Costa Rica & Nicaragua

    San José, Costa Rica; Monteverde Cloud Forest reserve; Volcan Arenal; bull fiesta in Liberia; El Castillo in Nicaragua.

  • Lonely Planet - Midwest U.S.A. (Episode 554)
    Episode 554:

    Midwest U.S.A.

    'America's Cereal Bowl' includes Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin; Native American tribes; Mark Twain; the history of gangsters, Motown music and automobiles in Chicago and Detroit.

  • Lonely Planet - El Salvador & Honduras (Episode 553)
    Episode 553:

    El Salvador & Honduras

    Swimming with dolphins and exploring a banana plantation in Honduras; climbing the Izalco volcano in El Salvador.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes (Episode 552)
    Episode 552:

    Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes

    White-handed gibbon in Thailand; orangutan in Borneo and Sumatra; chimpanzee in Tanzania and Zambia; mountain gorilla in Uganda; golden bamboo lemur on Madagascar; black-crowned dwarf marmoset; two rare apes in Africa.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War II (Episode 551)
    Episode 551:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War II

    European World War II sites include the forests of Compiègne, France; the island of Crete, the site of the first major airborne invasion by the Germans; Nuremberg; Vienna; Dunkirk; Anzio, Italy; the Normandy beaches; Dresden; Berlin; Auschwitz.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War I (Episode 550)
    Episode 550:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War I

    The Museum of the Great War in Meaux, France; quarries in Confrécourt, France; the battlefield at the St. Quentin Canal; St. Symphorien Cemetery in Mons, Belgium.

  • Lonely Planet - Pacific Islands: Fiji, Vanuatu & Solomon (Episode 549)
    Episode 549:

    Pacific Islands: Fiji, Vanuatu & Solomon

    Kava-drinking ceremony in Fiji; diving on the Astrolabe Reef; diving down to the Tao Maron, the most intact World War II shipwreck in the Solomon Islands.

  • Lonely Planet - Barcelona City Guide (Episode 546)
    Episode 546:

    Barcelona City Guide

    Park Güell, Casa Batlló and Sagrada Familia; the work of artists Picasso and Miró; Las Ramblas; shopping at the Barri Gòtic; magic shop El Rey de la Magia; day trips to Cadaqués and Sitges.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia (Episode 545)
    Episode 545:

    Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia

    Kingdom of Tonga; Fiji; the convict past of Norfolk Island; native inhabitants of New Caledonia; celebrating the culture of the Kanak people at the Tibijao Cultural Center.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn (Episode 544)
    Episode 544:

    Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn

    Santiago de Chile; Tahiti; an ocean voyage includes a crossing to Pitcairn Island.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Panamericana: Conquistadors & Incas (Episode 542)
    Episode 542:

    Around the World -- Panamericana: Conquistadors & Incas

    Cajamarca, Peru; gold mine; Lima, Peru, once home to the Spanish Inquisition in South America; El Misti volcano.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Panamericana: Conquistadors & Aztecs (Episode 541)
    Episode 541:

    Around the World -- Panamericana: Conquistadors & Aztecs

    Colonial Chihuahua, Mexico; silver mine in Zacatecas; colonial Silver Road in Mexico City.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World: Across America: Route 66 & Beyond (Episode 540)
    Episode 540:

    Around the World: Across America: Route 66 & Beyond

    A road trip west across the U.S. begins in Washington, D.C., and includes stops in Tennessee and Arkansas; Route 66 from Oklahoma to Arizona.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Tea (Episode 539)
    Episode 539:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Tea

    How tea spread from China to the rest of the world includes visits to Southeast China, Japan, Taiwan, England, Bangladesh, India, Morocco and Myanmar.

  • Lonely Planet - Central Japan (Episode 538)
    Episode 538:

    Central Japan

    Flea market in Kyoto, Japan; Fushimi Inari Shinto Shrine; Toji Buddhist Temple; Cat Cafe and the Kidzania theme park in Osaka, Japan.

  • Lonely Planet - Indonesia: Java & Sumatra (Episode 537)
    Episode 537:

    Indonesia: Java & Sumatra

    Shadow puppets and the old Dutch trading schooners in Jakarta, Indonesia; Krakatoa volcano; Boroubudur Temple; ancient art of batik in Sumatra, Indonesia; island of Nias; Gunung Lenser Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Australian Hikes (Episode 536)
    Episode 536:

    Great Australian Hikes

    Mount Bishop and Clerk in Maria Island; six-foot track in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales; the Great Ocean Road in Victoria; Mount Gower on Lord Howe Island; Lamington National Park in Queensland.

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide 2 (Episode 535)
    Episode 535:

    London City Guide 2

    Buckingham Palace and the National Gallery; Spitalfields Market; Christ Church in Oxford; Royal Naval College; National Maritime Museum; Tate Modern; Cliveden House; the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew; the annual Thames Festival.

  • Lonely Planet - East Texas (Episode 534)
    Episode 534:

    East Texas

    Gun show in Ft. Worth, Texas; the Texas School Book Depository in Dallas; oil fields in Kilgore, Texas; Huntsville State Penitentiary; touring Johnson Space Center.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Spice Trails (Episode 533)
    Episode 533:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Spice Trails

    Significance of the spice trails, from Indonesia to India; secret spice blends that define world cuisine, including Jamaican jerk seasoning and Middle Eastern harissa.

  • Lonely Planet - Myanmar (Episode 532)
    Episode 532:

    Myanmar

    Shwedagon Pagoda; Inle Lake; Shan Palace; Mahamuni Buddha in Mandalay; Ngapali Beach.

  • Lonely Planet - Alps & Lapland (Episode 531)
    Episode 531:

    Alps & Lapland

    Reindeer racing competition at the Easter Festival in Norwegian Lapland; the northern lights; trekking through the Italian Dolomites to the via ferrata; the Matterhorn in Zermatt, Switzerland.

  • Lonely Planet - Mozambique (Episode 530)
    Episode 530:

    Mozambique

    Maputo, the capital of Mozambique; Africa's biggest coconut plantation; Mozambique Island, the first European settlement in East Africa; the village of Mueba.

  • Lonely Planet - Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat (Episode 529)
    Episode 529:

    Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat

    Surrounded by rain forests, mountains and volcanoes, St. Lucia, Martinique and Montserrat are three of the top vacation spots in the world.

  • Lonely Planet - Antarctica (Episode 528)
    Episode 528:

    Antarctica

    Sea kayaking and penguin watching in Paradise Harbor, Antarctica; Mount Scott, Kiev Peninsula, Antarctica; crossing Drake Passage.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific (Episode 527)
    Episode 527:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific

    World War II locations in the Pacific include Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia, the Solomon Islands, Bikini Island, Kokoda in Papua New Guinea and the Philippines; Japan's Nagasaki Peace Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Southern China (Episode 526)
    Episode 526:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Southern China

    Exploring the roots of Cantonese cuisine; spiced pork; the rice fields of the Parl River Delta; tea mountains; city of Xiamen; soul food in Daya Bay.

  • Lonely Planet - Ice Trekking the Alps (Episode 525)
    Episode 525:

    Ice Trekking the Alps

    Ski-touring the Haute Route from Chamonix, France, to Zermatt, Switzerland.

  • Lonely Planet - Paris City Guide 2 (Episode 524)
    Episode 524:

    Paris City Guide 2

    Luxembourg Gardens; Le Cordon Bleu; Palace of Versailles; Mona Lisa; a ride up the Eiffel Tower; Moulin Rouge.

  • Lonely Planet - Buenos Aires City Guide (Episode 523)
    Episode 523:

    Buenos Aires City Guide

    San Telmo, Buenos Aires; Recoleta Cemetery; gaucho street fair; ferry excursion across the Rio de la Plata; Mendoza region of Argentina.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern Mexico (Episode 522)
    Episode 522:

    Southern Mexico

    Day of the Dead festival in Pazcuaro, Mexico; old colonial town of Guanajuato; Acapulco; annual surfing festival in Puerto Escondido; Mayan ruins of Palenque; San Cristóbal.

  • Lonely Planet - Madrid City Guide (Episode 521)
    Episode 521:

    Madrid City Guide

    El Rastro flea market in Madrid; Spanish Civil War landmarks; El Escorial; Roman aqueducts of Segovia; hillside town of Toledo.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Lebanon (Episode 520)
    Episode 520:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Lebanon

    Touring Beirut and the Lebanese countryside to explore the country's people, culture and cuisine.

  • Lonely Planet - Nigeria (Episode 519)
    Episode 519:

    Nigeria

    Lagos, the largest city in Nigeria; Yorubaland; witch doctors in Oyo; historic walled cities in northern Nigeria; ancient Kurmi Market; traditional Fulani village of Chafe; mountain gorilla in Nigeria's eastern highlands.

  • Lonely Planet - Greek Islands (Episode 518)
    Episode 518:

    Greek Islands

    Greek islands Hydra and Patmos; nightlife on Mykonos; Apollo's birthplace on Delos; city of Akrotiri on Santorini; hiking the Samaria Gorge on Crete; tiny island of Gavdos.

  • Lonely Planet - Scotland (Episode 517)
    Episode 517:

    Scotland

    The Mackintosh Museum in Glasgow, Scotland; Stirling, the site of a victory by William Wallace; island of Islay; fishing off the Isle of Skye; battlefield of Culloden; Clanloddoch Games and Gathering; Orkadian wedding; St. Andrews.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Spice Trails (Episode 516)
    Episode 516:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Spice Trails

    Spice trails reach from the Molucca Islands of Indonesia to the Indian province of Kerala; spice blends that define world cuisine include Jamaican jerk seasoning, Indian garam masala, Chinese five-spice powder, and Middle Eastern harissa.

  • Lonely Planet - Mid-Atlantic States (Episode 515)
    Episode 515:

    Mid-Atlantic States

    A weekend with a 1950s theme includes stops in Atlantic City and Wildwood, N.J.; Delaware; crabbing on the Chesapeake Bay; the Art Museum in Philadelphia; Flight 93 National Memorial; Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh; and Monticello.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Vietnam (Episode 514)
    Episode 514:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Vietnam

    The Pho Binh noodle shop in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; imperial cuisine; traditional banquet hosted by the Flower Hmong tribe; seafood feast.

  • Lonely Planet - Honduras & El Salvador (Episode 513)
    Episode 513:

    Honduras & El Salvador

    A banana plantation in Honduras; the Mayan ruins of Copan; Izalco volcano in El Salvador; El Imposible National Park; rodeo fiesta in San Luis del Carmen.

  • Lonely Planet - Georgia & Armenia (Episode 512)
    Episode 512:

    Georgia & Armenia

    Gerhard Church, Lake Sevan and the Armenian Genocide Memorial; Tbilisi, Georgia; the Caucasus Mountains; roots of Georgian song and dance; the carved city of Vardzia.

  • Lonely Planet - Bangladesh (Episode 511)
    Episode 511:

    Bangladesh

    Bengal tigers at Sunderban National Park; floating school; ship-breaking yards in Chittagong, Bangladesh; seaside resort of Cox's Bazar.

  • Lonely Planet - Utah & Colorado (Episode 510)
    Episode 510:

    Utah & Colorado

    The U.S. Mint in Denver; hiking the Mesa Trail; research trip to Crow Canyon; Utah's ski resorts, the Great Salt Lake and national parks.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- East to West: Istanbul to Vienna (Episode 509)
    Episode 509:

    Around the World -- East to West: Istanbul to Vienna

    Vampire myths in Bulgaria; Nis Skull Tower in Serbia; Dubrovnik, Split and Rijeka in Croatia; Vienna, Austria.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Silk Road: Kashgar to Istanbul (Episode 508)
    Episode 508:

    Around the World -- Silk Road: Kashgar to Istanbul

    The ancient kingdom of Samarkand and Bukhara in Uzbekistan; the lost city of Merv; the modern capital of Baku in Azerbaijan; bazaars of Istanbul.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Silk Road: Xi'an to Kashgar (Episode 507)
    Episode 507:

    Around the World -- Silk Road: Xi'an to Kashgar

    The Silk Road trade route begins at the silk capital of Xi'an, China; sampling the wines and grapes of Turpan; 1,000 Buddha cave in Kuqa; Kashgar Market.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia (Episode 506)
    Episode 506:

    Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia

    Kingdom of Tonga; Fiji; Norfolk Island; Kanak people of Noumea, New Caledonia.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn (Episode 505)
    Episode 505:

    Around the World -- Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn

    Santiago de Chile, gateway to Easter Island; Tahiti; an ocean voyage includes a crossing to Pitcairn Island.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World -- Panamericana: Incas & Inquisitions (Episode 504)
    Episode 504:

    Around the World -- Panamericana: Incas & Inquisitions

    Cajamarca, Peru, the site where Incan soldiers were slaughtered by Pizarro's conquistadors; Lima, once home to the Spanish Inquisition in South America; the volcano El Misti holds well-preserved ice mummies.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World: Panamericana: Conquistadors, Aztecs & Revolutions (Episode 503)
    Episode 503:

    Around the World: Panamericana: Conquistadors, Aztecs & Revolutions

    Colonial Chihuahua, Mexico, where Pancho Villa started the Mexican Revolution; silver mine in Zacatecas; the colonial Silver Road to Mexico City.

  • Lonely Planet - Around the World: Across America: Route 66 & Beyond (Episode 502)
    Episode 502:

    Around the World: Across America: Route 66 & Beyond

    A road trip west across the U.S. includes the Blue Ridge Parkway and stops in Nashville and Memphis, Tenn.; Route 66, from Oklahoma to Arizona; the world's best preserved meteor crater.

  • Lonely Planet - Holy Lands: Jerusalem & the West Bank (Episode 495)
    Episode 495:

    Holy Lands: Jerusalem & the West Bank

    The ancient city of Jerusalem; Palestinian West Bank; the Dead Sea.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Australian Hikes (Episode 493)
    Episode 493:

    Great Australian Hikes

    A journey to unforgettable destinations around the globe with your favorite hosts: Ian Wright, Megan McCormick and more!

  • Lonely Planet - Madrid City Guide (Episode 492)
    Episode 492:

    Madrid City Guide

    Spain: artwork at the Museo del Prado in Madrid; flea market; El Escorial; the Roman aqueducts of Segovia; hillside town of Toledo.

  • Lonely Planet - Panama & Colombia (Episode 491)
    Episode 491:

    Panama & Colombia

    Panama City and the Panama Canal; Bogota's police museum; historic city of Cartagena.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Brazil (Episode 490)
    Episode 490:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Brazil

    Spiny lobster and fish stew; nuts, exotic fruits and herbal medicines; cachaca; Easter at an open-air reconstruction of old Jerusalem; barbecue; Rio de Janeiro.

  • Lonely Planet - Papua New Guinea (Episode 488)
    Episode 488:

    Papua New Guinea

    New Britain Island's Dukduk secret society; the township of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea; wreck-diving and sea kayaking.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey (Episode 487)
    Episode 487:

    Turkey

    Whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens in Konya, Turkey; Lycian Way; beaches of Myra; Sabanci Central Mosque; Adana; bazaars and cafe culture of Gaziantep; Kurdish culture.

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide 2 (Episode 486)
    Episode 486:

    London City Guide 2

    Buckingham Palace; National Gallery; Spitalfields Market; Olympic Stadium; day trip to Oxford; Royal Naval College an the National Maritime Museum.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World History-England (Episode 485)
    Episode 485:

    Globe Trekker Special: World History-England

    A re-enactment of the Battle of Hastings; Royal Pavilion in Brighton; canal ride up the Yorkshire Moors; the eerie coastal town of Whitby; Liverpool; Ottery St. Mary.

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide 1 (Episode 484)
    Episode 484:

    London City Guide 1

    A double-decker bus tour of London includes the Tower, St. James' Palace and the British Museum; Hyde Park; Camden Market; Harrods; a boat trip down the Thames to the East End.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: The Making of Globe Trekker (Episode 483)
    Episode 483:

    Globe Trekker Special: The Making of Globe Trekker

    Behind-the-scenes of 'Globe Trekker' includes never-before-seen footage from the series and interviews with hosts, producers, directors and crew.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Volcanoes, Ring of Fire (Episode 482)
    Episode 482:

    Globe Trekker Special: Volcanoes, Ring of Fire

    Volcanoes in Italy, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Montserrat, Guatemala, Ecuador, the Canary Islands, the U.S. and Martinique.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia (Episode 481)
    Episode 481:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia

    A Viking festival; how to smoke herring; Midsummer Festival; moose; cooking with the Sami people at the Arctic Circle.

  • Lonely Planet - Spanish Islands (Episode 480)
    Episode 480:

    Spanish Islands

    The Balearic Islands off the coast of Spain; the Canary Islands near Africa; Mallorca and Ibiza; Gran Canaria's ancient caves; hiking Tiede volcano in Tenerife; kite surfing in Fuerteventura.

  • Lonely Planet - Isolated Islands: The Pacific (Episode 478)
    Episode 478:

    Isolated Islands: The Pacific

    Zay Harding travels to five isolated islands in the Pacific; the Marshall Islands, Moorea in Tahiti, Tongatapu in Tonga, Viti Levu in Fiji and Grand Terre in New Caledonia.

  • Lonely Planet - Buenos Aires City Guide (Episode 477)
    Episode 477:

    Buenos Aires City Guide

  • Lonely Planet - Paraguay & Uruguay (Episode 476)
    Episode 476:

    Paraguay & Uruguay

  • Lonely Planet - Amsterdam City Guide 2 (Episode 475)
    Episode 475:

    Amsterdam City Guide 2

    The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam includes paintings by the Dutch Masters; Van Gogh Museum; replica of an East India cargo; Anne Frank House; Gay Parade.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific (Episode 474)
    Episode 474:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific

    World War II locations in the Pacific include Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Morocco (Episode 473)
    Episode 473:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Morocco

    The camel market in Casablanca, Morocco; harira; the markets in Marrakesh; sampling Berber delicacies in the High Atlas mountains; fishing in the port o Essaouira.

  • Lonely Planet - Eastern Canada (Episode 470)
    Episode 470:

    Eastern Canada

    Zoe D'Amato starts her journey at Cape Spear, where her boat is immediately surrounded by hump back whales; she then heads to Cape Breton Island on the northern tip of Nova Scotia to discover a thriving Gaelic culture.

  • Lonely Planet - East Texas (Episode 469)
    Episode 469:

    East Texas

    Fort Worth Gun Show; Texas School Book Depository; oil fields; Texas State Penitentiary at Huntsville; Johnson Space Center; celebrating the 4th of July in Chappell Hill, Texas.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Israel & the Palestinian Territories (Episode 468)
    Episode 468:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Israel & the Palestinian Territories

    The food traditions of Israel; visits to Jaffa, Jerusalem, Acca and the hills of Judea; Jericho, Bethlehem and Ramallah.

  • Lonely Planet - Caribbean Island: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat (Episode 467)
    Episode 467:

    Caribbean Island: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat

    The islands of St. Lucia, Martinique and Montserrat are surrounded by rain forests, mountains and volcanoes.

  • Lonely Planet - Puerto Rico (Episode 466)
    Episode 466:

    Puerto Rico

    San Juan, Puerto Rico; El Yunque National Forest; Rio Camuy Cave Park; coffee-producing central highlands.

  • Lonely Planet - West Texas (Episode 465)
    Episode 465:

    West Texas

    Rattlesnake hot dogs in Austin, Texas; the Alamo; Butterfield Overland Mail Trail; Palo Duro Canyon; steak-eating challenge in Amarillo, Texas; the ghost town of Glenrio, Texas, borders New Mexico.

  • Lonely Planet - Mid-Atlantic States (Episode 464)
    Episode 464:

    Mid-Atlantic States

    Atlantic City and Wildwood, N.J.; crabbing on the Chesapeake Bay; the Brandywine Valley stretches through Delaware and Pennsylvania; Flight 93 memorial.

  • Lonely Planet - Bangladesh (Episode 463)
    Episode 463:

    Bangladesh

    Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh; Sunderbans National Park; floating school; harvesting tea in the hills of Sylhet; ship-breaking yards in Chittagong; seaside resort of Cox's Bazar.

  • Lonely Planet - Colombia and Panama (Episode 462)
    Episode 462:

    Colombia and Panama

  • Lonely Planet - Papua New Guinea (Episode 461)
    Episode 461:

    Papua New Guinea

    Papua New Guinea's New Britain and the Dukduk secret society; scuba diving and snorkeling in Rabaul; wreck diving and sea kayaking in Bougainville.

  • Lonely Planet - Puerto Rico (Episode 460)
    Episode 460:

    Puerto Rico

    Cowboys Stadium; the Texas Book Depository; National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame; astronaut Alan Bean; Texas Prison Museum; the Alamo; Big Bend National Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific Islands (Episode 459)
    Episode 459:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific Islands

    Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia; the Solomon Islands; Bikini Island; remote village of Kokoda in Papua New Guinea; the take-off point for the Enola Gay's mission.

  • Lonely Planet - New Zealand 2 (Episode 458)
    Episode 458:

    New Zealand 2

    Maori warriors; canoe races; locations for 'The Lord of the Rings' films; hiking the glacial Mount Cook National Park; Great Barrier Island's hot springs.

  • Lonely Planet - Egypt (Episode 457)
    Episode 457:

    Egypt

    The bazaar of Khan al-Khalili in Cairo; the mosque at Ibn Tulun; Giza and the Great Pyramids; hot-air-balloon ride over the Valley of the Kings.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Great Natural Wonders (Episode 456)
    Episode 456:

    Globe Trekker Special: Great Natural Wonders

    Erupting volcanoes in Hawaii and Java, Indonesia; the Arctic; hiking the Perito Moreno glacier in Argentina; Amazon rain forest; the nomadic Tuareg tribe in the Sahara Desert.

  • Lonely Planet - Bolivia (Episode 455)
    Episode 455:

    Bolivia

    Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world; Witches Market in La Paz; silver mines in Potosi; salt lake at Uyuni; the Andean peaks of Huayana Potosi.

  • Lonely Planet - Central America: Costa Rica & Nicaragua (Episode 454)
    Episode 454:

    Central America: Costa Rica & Nicaragua

    Costa Rica's capital San José; Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve; bull fiesta in Liberia; El Castillo, the only castle in Central America; the Volcan Masaya.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern Mexico (Episode 453)
    Episode 453:

    Southern Mexico

    Day of the Dead festival in Pátzcuaro, Mexico; cowboys and food in Guanajuato; nightlife of Acapulco; surfing festival in Puerto Escondido.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Brazil (Episode 452)
    Episode 452:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Brazil

    The coastal city of Salvador, Brazil; Brazil nuts, exotic fruits and herbal medicines; cachaca; Easter in an open-air reconstruction of old Jerusalem; Rio de Janeiro.

  • Lonely Planet - Amsterdam City Guide 2 (Episode 451)
    Episode 451:

    Amsterdam City Guide 2

    The Rijksmuseum boasts a collection of paintings by the Dutch Masters; Van Gogh Museum; Anne Frank House; Gay Parade.

  • Lonely Planet - Peru & Amazon (Episode 450)
    Episode 450:

    Peru & Amazon

    Bradley Cooper travels the path of the Incas and treks to Ausangate Mountain; Eils Nevitt travels to Anavilhanas Island and sails the Amazon.

  • Lonely Planet - Deep South U.S.A. (Episode 449)
    Episode 449:

    Deep South U.S.A.

    Hiking through the Smoky Mountains; music festival in Asheville, N.C.; Freedom Walk and Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthplace; reunion of the Tuskegee Airmen.

  • Lonely Planet - Ukraine (Episode 448)
    Episode 448:

    Ukraine

    Beer hall; Carpathian Mountains; pilgrimage of Hasidic Jews to Uman, Ukraine; former Cold War missile base.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey 2 (Episode 447)
    Episode 447:

    Turkey 2

    Whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens in Konya, Turkey; trekking along the Lycian Way; Sabanci Mosque; Kurdish culture.

  • Lonely Planet - Puerto Rico (Episode 446)
    Episode 446:

    Puerto Rico

    Zay Harding treks to the heart of the Caribbean.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Morocco (Episode 445)
    Episode 445:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Morocco

    Camel market in Casablanca; harira; nomadic family in the Western Sahara; tagine; fishing in Essaouira.

  • Lonely Planet - The Netherlands (Episode 444)
    Episode 444:

    The Netherlands

    The Hague; surfing the North Sea; medieval town of Oudewater; history of the tulip in Leiden; cheese market in Alkmaar; wind farm in Friesland; canal jumping contest.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Historic Sites: Age of the Empire (Episode 443)
    Episode 443:

    Great Historic Sites: Age of the Empire

    Exploring historic sites from the Age of Empires.

  • Lonely Planet - South Atlantic (Episode 442)
    Episode 442:

    South Atlantic

    Falkland Islands; South Georgia; South Orkneys; South Shetland Islands; Elephant Island; Antarctic Peninsula.

  • Lonely Planet - Venice City Guide (Episode 441)
    Episode 441:

    Venice City Guide

    Landmarks along the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy, include the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and St. Mark's Square and Basilica.

  • Lonely Planet - Arab Gulf States (Episode 440)
    Episode 440:

    Arab Gulf States

    War memorials in Kuwait; diving for pearls in the Arabian Gulf; first women-only supermarket in Dubai; Oman's Hajar Mountains; ancient city of Ubar.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Best American Hikes (Episode 439)
    Episode 439:

    Globe Trekker Special: Best American Hikes

    The Grand Tetons in Wyoming; Mount Rainier in Washington; Sangre de Cristo mountains in Colorado.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Specials: World War II in Europe (Episode 438)
    Episode 438:

    Globe Trekker Specials: World War II in Europe

    European sites that played a major role in World War II include Nuremberg, the Normandy beaches and Auschwitz.

  • Lonely Planet - Sri Lanka & Maldives (Episode 437)
    Episode 437:

    Sri Lanka & Maldives

    Exotic cuisine in Colombo, Sri Lanka; stilt fishing; topaz mine; elephant orphanage.

  • Lonely Planet - Micronesia (Episode 436)
    Episode 436:

    Micronesia

    Military base in Guam; ruins of Nan Madol, Pohnpei; kayaking Jellyfish Lake in Palau.

  • Lonely Planet - Central China (Episode 435)
    Episode 435:

    Central China

    Contortionists in Shanghai, China; silk trade; traveling by train through the Yellow Mountains.

  • Lonely Planet - Tunisia & Libya (Episode 434)
    Episode 434:

    Tunisia & Libya

    Markets in Tunis, Tunisia; Tamerza, the largest mountain oasis in Tunisia; 'Star Wars' set in Tozeur; souks of Tripoli; Roman ruins at Leptis Magna; Akakus Mountains.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Pirates, Galleons & Treasure (Episode 433)
    Episode 433:

    Globe Trekker Special: Pirates, Galleons & Treasure

    Treasure hunting and competition among the Spanish, English, Dutch, French and Portuguese.

  • Lonely Planet - Nigeria (Episode 432)
    Episode 432:

    Nigeria

    Lagos, Nigeria; Yorùbáland is thought to be the site of the Queen of Sheba's tomb; Kurmi Market; Fulani village of Chafe.

  • Lonely Planet - Barcelona City Guide (Episode 431)
    Episode 431:

    Barcelona City Guide

    Park Güell, Casa Batlló and Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, Spain; El Rey de la Magia; day trips to Cadaqués and Sitges.

  • Lonely Planet - Antarctica (Episode 430)
    Episode 430:

    Antarctica

    Sea kayaking and watching penguins in Paradise Harbor in Antarctica; Port Lockrov, Antarctica; effects of global warming.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey 2 (Episode 426)
    Episode 426:

    Turkey 2

    Islamic faith and Seljuk culture in Konya.

  • Lonely Planet - Finland & the Baltic States (Episode 425)
    Episode 425:

    Finland & the Baltic States

    The Garunai Flea Market in Vilnius, Lithuania; Midsummer's Night; bobsledding on an Olympic track; former concentration camp.

  • Lonely Planet - Paris City Guide 2 (Episode 424)
    Episode 424:

    Paris City Guide 2

    City of Light; Luxembourg Gardens; Musee d'Orsay; touring the Palace of Versailles; Mona Lisa.

  • Lonely Planet - Germany 2 (Episode 423)
    Episode 423:

    Germany 2

    One of the last remaining sections of the Berlin Wall; touring World War II sites; historic towns of Bavaria.

  • Lonely Planet - Endangered Places (Episode 422)
    Episode 422:

    Endangered Places

    Taj Mahal; Victoria Falls; Antarctica.

  • Lonely Planet - The Balkans (Episode 418)
    Episode 418:

    The Balkans

    Gazimestan monument in Kosovo; moustache competition in Serbia; backpacking through Belgrade; Guca trumpet festival; Bosnia-Herzegovina's capital Sarajevo.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico (Episode 415)
    Episode 415:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico

    Mexico City's markets and chilies; Oaxaca's cactus and mescal; chocolate in Puebla; mole; vanilla festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia (Episode 409)
    Episode 409:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Scandinavia

    A Scandinavian tour includes a Viking festival, smoked herring and moose.

  • Lonely Planet - Malawi & Zambia (Episode 403)
    Episode 403:

    Malawi & Zambia

    Malawi's Liwonde National Park; Lusaka, Zambia; Wanga Manga Environmental Park and Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage.

  • Lonely Planet - Midwest U.S.A. (Episode 402)
    Episode 402:

    Midwest U.S.A.

    Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin; the world's first McDonald's; Chicago and Detroit.

  • Lonely Planet - Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat (Episode 401)
    Episode 401:

    Caribbean Islands: St. Lucia, Martinique & Montserrat

    Surrounded by rain forests, mountains and volcanoes, St. Lucia, Martinique and Montserrat islands are top vacation spots.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Food Hour: Lebanon (Episode 400)
    Episode 400:

    Globe Trekker Food Hour: Lebanon

    The people, culture and cuisine of Lebanon.

  • Lonely Planet - Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef (Episode 399)
    Episode 399:

    Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef

    Surfers' Paradise on the Gold Coast; Noosa in Queensland; Fraser Island boasts the world's largest sandbar; two-day tour of the Whitsunday Islands.

  • Lonely Planet - Utah; The Wild West (Episode 398)
    Episode 398:

    Utah; The Wild West

    Salt Lake City, Utah; historic Mormon sites; a Pony Express re-ride; skiing.

  • Lonely Planet - The Balkans; Great Communist Monuments of Europe (Episode 397)
    Episode 397:

    The Balkans; Great Communist Monuments of Europe

    Reminders of the 1990s wars are evident in Sarajevo; an escape tunnel that has been converted into a museum.

  • Lonely Planet - Honduras; Historic Trails: Great Mayan Sites (Episode 396)
    Episode 396:

    Honduras; Historic Trails: Great Mayan Sites

    Tegucigalpa, the capital city of Honduras; the Bay Islands; swimming with dolphins on the island of Roatan; marine life in the Cayman trench.

  • Lonely Planet - The Transatlantic Slave Trade (Episode 395)
    Episode 395:

    The Transatlantic Slave Trade

  • Lonely Planet - Tokyo, Caribbean, Moscow, Cambodia. (Episode 303)
    Episode 303:

    Tokyo, Caribbean, Moscow, Cambodia.

    Sake bars of Tokyo, conch catching Isles of the Caribbean, roadside snack in Moscow, pizza in Cambodia.

  • Lonely Planet - The Carolinas, Georgia, Virginia. (Episode 293)
    Episode 293:

    The Carolinas, Georgia, Virginia.

    The Carolinas; Georgia; Virginia.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern England and Wales (Episode 270)
    Episode 270:

    Southern England and Wales

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate UK and Ireland (Episode 264)
    Episode 264:

    Ultimate UK and Ireland

  • Lonely Planet - Northeast India Part 1 (Episode 221)
    Episode 221:

    Northeast India Part 1

    Northeast India.

  • Lonely Planet - West Africa: Ghana and the Ivory Coast (Episode 216)
    Episode 216:

    West Africa: Ghana and the Ivory Coast

  • Lonely Planet - Great Journeys: Planes, Trains & Automobiles (Episode 206)
    Episode 206:

    Great Journeys: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

  • Lonely Planet - Trekking the Turks and Caicos Islands (Episode 205)
    Episode 205:

    Trekking the Turks and Caicos Islands

  • Lonely Planet - Arab Gulf States (Episode 197)
    Episode 197:

    Arab Gulf States

  • Lonely Planet - Short History of England (Episode 193)
    Episode 193:

    Short History of England

  • Lonely Planet - Great Tribes (Episode 187)
    Episode 187:

    Great Tribes

  • Lonely Planet - Portugal and the Azores (Episode 180)
    Episode 180:

    Portugal and the Azores

  • Lonely Planet - World History: Middle East (Episode 173)
    Episode 173:

    World History: Middle East

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate China (Episode 163)
    Episode 163:

    Ultimate China

  • Lonely Planet - Morocco 2 (Episode 149)
    Episode 149:

    Morocco 2

    Visits to Fes, Marrakech, Tangier, Casablanca and Rabat.

  • Lonely Planet - Japan (Episode 134)
    Episode 134:

    Japan

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide 2 (Episode 130)
    Episode 130:

    London City Guide 2

  • Lonely Planet - Marrakesh and Dubai (Episode 129)
    Episode 129:

    Marrakesh and Dubai

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate France (Episode 127)
    Episode 127:

    Ultimate France

  • Lonely Planet - Northern France (Episode 126)
    Episode 126:

    Northern France

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Italy (Episode 125)
    Episode 125:

    Ultimate Italy

  • Lonely Planet - Arab Gulf States (Episode 120)
    Episode 120:

    Arab Gulf States

  • Lonely Planet - Cambodia (Episode 106)
    Episode 106:

    Cambodia

  • Lonely Planet - West Africa (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    West Africa

  • Lonely Planet - Ice Cream Show (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Ice Cream Show

    America's most celebrated ice cream parlors.

  • Lonely Planet - Finland & Baltics (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:

    Finland & Baltics

  • Lonely Planet - Festivals (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:

    Festivals

  • Lonely Planet - Mongolia (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:

    Mongolia

  • Lonely Planet - London (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:

    London

  • Lonely Planet - Norway (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Norway

  • Lonely Planet - Iran (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    Iran

  • Lonely Planet - Bali and Sulawesi (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:

    Bali and Sulawesi

  • Lonely Planet - Central Asia (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    Central Asia

  • Lonely Planet - Asian Cities Guides (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:

    Asian Cities Guides

  • Lonely Planet - South Korea (Episode 59)
    Episode 59:

    South Korea

  • Lonely Planet - Java; Sumatra (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:

    Java; Sumatra

  • Lonely Planet - Greece (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Greece

    The Acropolis; student district of Exaria; Nea Momi monastery on the island of Chios; hiking through the Mani region; fire-walking festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Vienna City Guide (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Vienna City Guide

  • Lonely Planet - Beijing City Guide (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    Beijing City Guide

  • Lonely Planet - Ethiopia (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Ethiopia

  • Lonely Planet - Pakistan (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Pakistan

  • Lonely Planet - East India (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    East India

    India; Calcutta; bathing festival in the Ganges River; Andaman Islands; Arunachal Pradesh; Bhramaputra River.

  • Lonely Planet - Philippines (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Philippines

  • Lonely Planet - South Africa and Lesotho (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    South Africa and Lesotho

  • Lonely Planet - North India: Varanasi to the Himalayas (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    North India: Varanasi to the Himalayas

  • Lonely Planet - India (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    India

    India; Madras; Hindu temples; elephant sanctuary; Lakshadweep Islands.

  • Lonely Planet - Alaska (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Alaska

  • Lonely Planet - Morocco (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Morocco

  • Lonely Planet - Vietnam (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Vietnam

  • Lonely Planet - Central America (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Central America

    San José; Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve; a bull fiesta in Liberia; El Castillo; Volcan Masaya Park in Nicaragua.

  • Lonely Planet - The Good & Bad Food Guide (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    The Good & Bad Food Guide

    Good and bad food from around the world.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Festivals (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Great Festivals

    World festivals.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Best American Water Treks 1 (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    Globe Trekker Special: Best American Water Treks 1

    Kayaking along the Na Pali Coast of Hawaii; paddling through Alaska's Prince William Sound; canoeing the Rio Grande; the Gauley River in West Virginia.

  • Lonely Planet - Peru & Amazon (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Peru & Amazon

    The path of the Incas begins in Cuzco; Qollyur'riti Festival; fishing for piranha; initiation ritual with the Satare Maue tribe.

  • Lonely Planet - Malawi & Zambia (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Malawi & Zambia

    Dr. David Livingstone's discoveries of Lake Malawi and the Victoria Falls; a tour of the Livingstone Museum.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Natural Wonders (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Great Natural Wonders

  • Lonely Planet - The Good and Bad Food Guide 2 (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    The Good and Bad Food Guide 2

    A roadside snack in Moscow; pizza in Cambodia with an added ingredient.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Mexico (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Ultimate Mexico

    The mountains, jungles and pyramids of Mexico; pilgrimage to the Basilica of Guadalupe; Day of the Dead festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Mozamique, Malawi, Zambia (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Mozamique, Malawi, Zambia

  • Lonely Planet - Arctic Canada (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Arctic Canada

    Gourmet delights in Montreal; Madeline Islands; Caribou Carnival; throat singing in Baffin Island.

  • Lonely Planet - Amsterdam City Guide (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Amsterdam City Guide

    The Rijksmuseum; exploring Amsterdam by bicycle and by canal; Dutch liqueurs at a 17th-century pub; Albert Cuyp Market; coffeehouse that sells marijuana; mass gay wedding.

  • Lonely Planet - Marrakech and Dubai City Guides (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Marrakech and Dubai City Guides

    Muslim Middle Eastern culture; night food market; seven-star hotel; traditional costumes; bizarre spices.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern Spain (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Southern Spain

    Ronda, Spain's history during the Inquisition and Spanish Civil War; windsurfing at Tarifa; Cazorla National Park; pargliding off El Yelmo peak.

  • Lonely Planet - Portugal; The Azores (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Portugal; The Azores

    Douro Valley vineyards produce port; Peneda Geres National Park; bullfighting in Santarém, Portugal; the Church of Bones in Lisbon.

  • Lonely Planet - Hungary and Romania (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Hungary and Romania

    Budapest, Hungary; sausages; communist theme park; Baroque architecture; grape picking; Bucharest, Romania; gypsy festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Africa: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Africa: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia

    Zimbabwe; Botswana; Namibia; Victoria Falls; safari in Chobe National Park; Okvango Delta; diamond-mining town.

  • Lonely Planet - Corsica, Sardinia and Sicily (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Corsica, Sardinia and Sicily

    Enjoying water sports in Corsica; Ajaccio, the birthplace of Napoleon; the Italian island of Sardinia; the Festival of Santa Rosalia.

  • Lonely Planet - Vienna City Guide (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Vienna City Guide

    Vienna, Austria; Hofburg Palace; relics; Freud Museum; Nazi concentration camp.

  • Lonely Planet - South West Australia (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    South West Australia

    Goolwa's boat festival; food and wine festival in Adelaide; making wine in the Barossa Valley; opal mining; Karjini Gorges.

  • Lonely Planet - El Salvador & Honduras (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    El Salvador & Honduras

    A banana plantation and the Mayan ruins of Copan in Honduras; Izalco volcano in El Salvador; rodeo fiesta in San Luis del Carmen.

  • Lonely Planet - Alps & Lapland (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Alps & Lapland

    The Easter Festival in Norwegian Lapland; Northern Lights; trekking through the Italian Dolomites; scaling the Matterhorn.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Journeys: Planes, Trains and Automobiles (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Great Journeys: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World History: England (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Globe Trekker Special: World History: England

    A re-enactment of the Battle of Hastings; the Royal Pavilion in Brighton, England; sailing by canal to the Yorkshire moors; Hadrian's Wall, Liverpool and the West Country.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Festivals III (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Great Festivals III

    Up Helly Aa Viking Festival in the Shetland Isles; Calgary Stampede; Glastonbury Festival; medieval human chess matches and chariot races in Italy.

  • Lonely Planet - Egypt (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Egypt

    The bazaar of Khan al-Khalili in Cairo; the mosque at Ibn Tulun; Giza and the Great Pyramids; the oasis town of Siwa; Bahariyya.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate India (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Ultimate India

    The Rajput city of Jaisalmer, the Taj Mahal in Agra, and Udaipur, home of the maharajas.

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide 2 (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    London City Guide 2

    Markets of Camden; Speaker's Corner in Hyde Park; Hampton Court; Kew Gardens; the Houses of Parliament.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern Italy (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Southern Italy

    The Coliseum; Vatican City; the fishing village of Terracina; the festival of the Madonna del Carmine; authentic Neapolitan pizza; excavated frescoes in Pompeii; Amalfi Coast; folk dance.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Turkey

  • Lonely Planet - Northern Spain (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Northern Spain

    Barcelona; architecture; flamenco dancing; building human castles; the running of the bulls in Pamplona; tapas; school for young bullfighters; the Pilgrim Trail; Cabo Finisterre.

  • Lonely Planet - Beijing City Guide (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Beijing City Guide

    In China, Tibetan lama monastery and Tiananmen Square, an underground city of restaurants and clubs, Great Wall, Marco Polo's Bridge.

  • Lonely Planet - North India: Varanasi to the Himalayas (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    North India: Varanasi to the Himalayas

    India; Ganges River; the Taj Mahal; Corbett National Park; elephant safari; yoga lesson; the Himalayas.

  • Lonely Planet - West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso and Mali (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso and Mali

    Former French colonies; slave-trading history in Benin; voodoo ceremony; mosque; mud architecture.

  • Lonely Planet - Istanbul City Guide (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Istanbul City Guide

  • Lonely Planet - Syria (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Syria

    Damascus, a UNESCO World Heritage site; Bosra, a stop-over for Muslims heading to Mecca; Crusader castles in the Ansariye mountains.

  • Lonely Planet - Utah & Colorado (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Utah & Colorado

    The U.S. Mint in Denver; hiking the Mesa Trail; an archaeological research trip at Crow Canyon; Utah's ski resorts and national parks; Great Salt Lake.

  • Lonely Planet - South Korea (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    South Korea

    Seoul, South Korea; Pulguska temple near Kyongju province; volcanic island of Cheju; Korean War site of Inchon.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Shopper 2 (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Globe Shopper 2

    Learn how to shop for bargains in Hong Kong, England, Austria, Mexico, Bangkok and Dubai.

  • Lonely Planet - Russia: Moscow, St. Petersburg & Murmansk (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Russia: Moscow, St. Petersburg & Murmansk

    The Kremlin; Red Square; Lenin's Tomb; Izmaylovsky Market; Star City, home of the Russian space program; the Winter Palace; the State Hermitage Museum; Peter and Paul Fortress.

  • Lonely Planet - New York City Guide 2 (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    New York City Guide 2

    Ian and Megan return to New York.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate UK (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Ultimate UK

    London landmarks Soho, St. Paul's Cathedral and the London Eye; Bangladeshi Brick Lane, Brixton and the Notting Hill Carnival.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate China (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Ultimate China

  • Lonely Planet - Paris City Guide (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Paris City Guide

    A cooking class at the Cordon Bleu; the outdoor markets; touring the Picasso Museum in the Marais district; Disneyland Paris.

  • Lonely Planet - Peru (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Peru

    Lima; the Andean city of Huarex; the Amazon River; rain-forest wildlife; Lake Titicaca; potato harvest; ancient Inca capital; Macchu Picchu.

  • Lonely Planet - Rio de Janeiro City Guide (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Rio de Janeiro City Guide

    Brazil's beach at Copacabana, Corcovado Mountain, Taguca National Park, colonial town of Parati.

  • Lonely Planet - Japan: Tokyo to the Yaeyama Islands (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Japan: Tokyo to the Yaeyama Islands

    Japan; Tokyo; Zao Onsen ski resort; Nagasaki and Okinawa World War II history; hot springs; jungle.

  • Lonely Planet - Tahiti and Samoa (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Tahiti and Samoa

    South Pacific; Mr. Tahiti contest; shark diving; Bora Bora; diving for black pearls; island of Tubauai; Mount Aorai.

  • Lonely Planet - Baja California (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Baja California

    Mexico: sea spray; San Quintin in the Baja; whale-watching; American Indian ceremony.

  • Lonely Planet - Tunisia and Libya (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Tunisia and Libya

  • Lonely Planet - South Atlantic (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    South Atlantic

    Falkland Islands; Antarctic Peninsula.

  • Lonely Planet - The Balkans (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    The Balkans

    Dancing with an Albanian band in Kosovo; a mustache competition in Serbia; Guca Trumpet festival; Sarajevo; mountain villages of Lukomir and Mostar.

  • Lonely Planet - Tunisia & Libya (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Tunisia & Libya

    The lively markets of Tunis; hunting with desert greyhounds; cave dwelling in Matmata; the souks of Tripoli; Roman ruins at Leptis Magna.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Journeys: Road Warriors (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Great Journeys: Road Warriors

  • Lonely Planet - Eastern Caribbean (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Eastern Caribbean

    A festival in Trinidad; a Shakespeare festival on Carriacou; hiking through the rain forest in Dominica; swimming with exotic fish.

  • Lonely Planet - Beirut City Guide (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Beirut City Guide

    Rap artists eager to live in peace in Beirut; a day trip to the fishing village of Byblos; Jeita Grotto is a series of underground caves and lakes.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Caribbean (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Ultimate Caribbean

    Exploring Trinidad, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe, Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

  • Lonely Planet - Mexico City Guide (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Mexico City Guide

    Mexico City's Indian markets, Spanish churches, food markets, tequila and masked wrestling.

  • Lonely Planet - Nepal (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Nepal

    Exploring Kathmandu and the Pashupatinath Temple; Royal Badia National Park; the Lukla in the eastern Himalayas; Buddhist monasteries.

  • Lonely Planet - Philippines (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Philippines

    Philippines; Sagada; rice terraces; Manila; ballroom dancing nightclubs; island of Negros; El Nido jungle.

  • Lonely Planet - Hong Kong and Taiwan (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Hong Kong and Taiwan

    Seafood on Repulse Bay in Hong Kong; songbird market; giant panda; Taipei's temples and remote aboriginal villages.

  • Lonely Planet - Chile and Easter Island (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Chile and Easter Island

    Chile; Mapuche Indians; Patagonia; Easter Island.

  • Lonely Planet - Asian Cities: Shanghai, Jakarta, Calcutta and Bangkok (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Asian Cities: Shanghai, Jakarta, Calcutta and Bangkok

    Asia; Shanghai; Jakarta; batik lesson; Calcutta; Bangkok; temple of the Emerald Buddha.

  • Lonely Planet - Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

    Banos, a spa town on the edge of the Andean foothills and Amazon jungle; climbing the snow-capped Cotopaxi, the highest active volcano on earth.

  • Lonely Planet - Greece (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Greece

    Athens; student district of Exaria; Nea Momi monastery on the island of Chios; hiking through the Mani region; Dragon Lake.

  • Lonely Planet - Borneo and Papua (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Borneo and Papua

  • Lonely Planet - Caribbean and Indonesia (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Caribbean and Indonesia

  • Lonely Planet - Cyprus & Crete (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Cyprus & Crete

  • Lonely Planet - Chinatown (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Chinatown

    The motivations and histories of the people who left China; Chinese New Year celebrations in Chinatowns throughout the world.

  • Lonely Planet - San Francisco City Guide (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    San Francisco City Guide

    Chinatown; Alcatraz prison; Muir Woods; the Names Project; the Day of the Dead; Pacifica.

  • Lonely Planet - Western Canada (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Western Canada

    Canoeing through Prince Albert National Park in Saskatchewan, Canada; the West Edmonton Mall; bungee jumping; the Calgary Stampede.

  • Lonely Planet - Papua New Guinea (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Papua New Guinea

    Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea; local delicacies; tribes honor the traditions of the island; nighttime crocodile hunt; boat race; shark hunting; burial ground.

  • Lonely Planet - World History: Middle East (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    World History: Middle East

    The Giza plateau in Egypt; the Valley of the Kings; the ruined city of Persepolis; burial sites of the four greatest shahs of the Persian Empire; ancient Roman temple in easter Lebanon; the modern-day Middle East.

  • Lonely Planet - Northern Italy (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Northern Italy

    Ballooning above the Alps; pelting by citrous fruit; truffle hunting.

  • Lonely Planet - South Africa and Lesotho (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    South Africa and Lesotho

    South Africa: Cape Town; faith healer; wine regions; Great Karoo; Lesotho; Soweto; Johannesburg.

  • Lonely Planet - American Rockies (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    American Rockies

    South Dakota; culture of the Lakota Sioux Indians; Black Hills; caverns of the Wind Caves; Wyoming; Little Bighorn; Yellowstone and Glacier national parks.

  • Lonely Planet - Cambodia (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Cambodia

    Buddha Day celebration in Phonm Da; the former Khmer Rouge stronghold of Kampot; National School of Dance; Angkor Wat.

  • Lonely Planet - Indonesia: Java and Sumatra (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Indonesia: Java and Sumatra

    Indonesia; shadow puppets; Dutch trading schooners; Krakatau volcano; Borobudur Temple; batik; island of Nias; Gunung Lenser Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Northeast Brazil (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Northeast Brazil

    Brazil; coffee; Candomble ceremony; Pele's wedding; the Amazon River.

  • Lonely Planet - Northern Italy (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Northern Italy

    Roman town of Aosta; ancient celebration; gourmet delicacies; Milan.

  • Lonely Planet - Nigeria (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Nigeria

    Lagos; Nigerian music; The Shrine.

  • Lonely Planet - Senegal & Cape Verde (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Senegal & Cape Verde

    A journey to Senegal's capital city of Dakar; Gorée Island's history as a slave trading center in West Africa.

  • Lonely Planet - Micronesia (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Micronesia

    U.S. military base on Guam; hiking through lush vegetation on Pohnpei; ruins of Nan Madol; diving among Japanese warships at Chuuk.

  • Lonely Planet - Paris City Guide 2 (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Paris City Guide 2

    Luxembourg Gardens; British designer Vivienne Westwood; Palace of Versailles; Mona Lisa; Eiffel Tower; Moulin Rouge.

  • Lonely Planet - New Zealand II (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    New Zealand II

    Maori warriors of New Zealand; locations for 'The Lord of the Rings' films; extreme sports; hiking in the glacial Mount Cook National Park.

  • Lonely Planet - Czech Republic and Southern Poland (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Czech Republic and Southern Poland

    Prague Castle; the Globe Bookshop Cafe; Czech car; rave; 500-year-old spa town with 12 natural springs; the Black Madonna; Poland's modern-day cultural center; Auschwitz concentration camp.

  • Lonely Planet - Tokyo City Guide (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Tokyo City Guide

    Japan's Shrine for Establishing Peace in the Empire monument; Shinjuku; Parasite Museum; 'capsule' hotel; Mount Fuji; Naked Man Festival of Inazawa.

  • Lonely Planet - Finland and Baltic States (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Finland and Baltic States

    The Garunai Flea Market in Vilnius, Lithuania; a hill covered with a million crosses; sightseeing in Helsinki.

  • Lonely Planet - Argentina (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Argentina

    Iguazu Falls; traditional region of Argentina; gauchos; religious festival; Buenos Aires; Eva Peron's grave; the tango; mystic caves.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Indochina (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Ultimate Indochina

    The politics, religion and culture of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.

  • Lonely Planet - Morocco II (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Morocco II

    Morocco; Kasbah des Oudaias; Casablanca; Moorish architecture; Hassan II Mosque; Tangier.

  • Lonely Planet - Vietnam (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Vietnam

    Vietnam; Ho Chi Minh City; New Year's Tet festival; Hanoi; limestone islands.

  • Lonely Planet - East Africa: Tanzania and Zanzibar (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    East Africa: Tanzania and Zanzibar

    Historic island of Zanzibar; wildlife sanctuaries of the Selous Game Reserve and the Gome Stream Chimpanzee colony in Tanzania.

  • Lonely Planet - Venezuela (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Venezuela

    Paragliding into the Andean city of Meridas; fire-dancing ceremony in Chivacoa; riding the rapids of Devil's Canyon; scaling Angel Falls.

  • Lonely Planet - Venezuela (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Venezuela

    Venezuela has the world's most happy people.

  • Lonely Planet - Ice Trekking the Alps (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Ice Trekking the Alps

    Ski touring the Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt; Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn; French specialty tartiflette.

  • Lonely Planet - Indian Ocean Islands (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Indian Ocean Islands

    Snorkeling with whale sharks in the Seychelles; Port Louis in Mauritius; Reunion Island's Piton de la Fournaise, an active volcano.

  • Lonely Planet - Washington, D.C. City Guide (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Washington, D.C. City Guide

    Washington's African-American community; Virginia and Maryland; re-enactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek.

  • Lonely Planet - New York (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    New York

    New York City; the Statue of Liberty; Washington Square Park; roller blading in Central Park; Coney Island; helicopter ride over Manhattan.

  • Lonely Planet - South Africa II (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    South Africa II

    Cape Town, South Africa; Robben Island; painting huts and making drums with the Venda people; a safari in Kruger National Park; a kitchen for AIDS orphans.

  • Lonely Planet - Central China (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Central China

    Shanghai's acrobats; silk trade; train ride through the Yellow Mountains; fishing the Yangtze River.

  • Lonely Planet - Trekking in Austria and Switzerland (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Trekking in Austria and Switzerland

    Austria; Alps; Nazi regime relics; Switzerland; sledding team; horn making; yodeling traditions; St. Bernard dogs.

  • Lonely Planet - London City Guide (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    London City Guide

    London; the Tower of London; St. James Palace; British Museum; Harrods; Abbey Road Studios; jellied eels; Caribbean barber.

  • Lonely Planet - Food in Vietnam (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Food in Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City; Imperial Cuisine.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Australia (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Ultimate Australia

    Ian Wright and Justine Shapiro explore Australia.

  • Lonely Planet - South East Australia (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    South East Australia

    Australia; country and western festival; Byron Bay; hang gliding.

  • Lonely Planet - Trekking in Uganda and Congo (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Trekking in Uganda and Congo

    Africa; Bwindi National Park; gorillas; Rwenzori Mountains; malaria; Mbuti pygmy community.

  • Lonely Planet - New Orleans City Guide (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    New Orleans City Guide

    In Louisiana, touring New Orleans' French Quarter and Garden District; voodoo wedding; Oak Alley and Laura plantations.

  • Lonely Planet - China (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    China

    Travel through the third largest country in the world.

  • Lonely Planet - Madrid (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Madrid

    Madrid, the capital of Spain, is undergoing a renaissance with new architecture, flourishing arts, and all-night partying.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Slavery (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Globe Trekker Special: Slavery

    Port cities where slave ships originated their routes on the west coast of Africa; plantations in Brazil, the Caribbean and the U.S.

  • Lonely Planet - Kenya & Niger (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Kenya & Niger

    Traveling with the nomadic Samburu people; Lewa Wildlife Conservancy tracks the endangered rhino; Wodabe Gerewhol Festival; camel race; salt caravans.

  • Lonely Planet - Trekking the Turks & Caicos (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Trekking the Turks & Caicos

  • Lonely Planet - Southeast China (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Southeast China

    Qingping market; Wulingyuan National Park; houses of the Hakka people; Mazu Festival; Hainan Dao tourist resort.

  • Lonely Planet - West Africa: Ghana and Ivory Coast (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    West Africa: Ghana and Ivory Coast

    Coffin shop in Accra; talking drums; Mole Game Reserve; Ivory Coast; wedding in the village of Neana.

  • Lonely Planet - Mongolia (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Mongolia

    The varied landscapes of Mongolia; the Gandan Monastery; the ruins of Genghis Khan's empire; mutton; throat-singing performance; nomads; the Gobi Desert; the Valley of the Dinosaurs.

  • Lonely Planet - Southwest USA (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Southwest USA

    American Indian rodeo in New Mexico; homes constructed entirely from recycled materials; whitewater rafting; the Grand Canyon; Las Vegas; the Black Rock Desert.

  • Lonely Planet - Great Festivals II (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Great Festivals II

    Mardi Gras; Oktoberfest; Trinidad Carnivale; the Semana Santa in Seville; the Battle of the Oranges in Italy; the Clanloddoch Games in Scotland; the Day of the Dead in Mexico.

  • Lonely Planet - Pacific Islands: Fiji, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Pacific Islands: Fiji, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands

    A Kava-drinking ceremony in Fiji; diving in the Solomon Islands to the Tao Maron, an intact World War II shipwreck.

  • Lonely Planet - Germany (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Germany

    East Side Gallery in Berlin; the site of the trials in Nuremberg; gothic setting of 'Frankenstein'; Oktoberfest in Munich.

  • Lonely Planet - Madagascar (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Madagascar

    Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar; Ranomafana National Park; zebu wrestling; wreck-diving off Isle Sainte Marie.

  • Lonely Planet - Turkey (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Turkey

    Turkey; ruins; beaches of the Turquoise Coast; tree house; Chimera; Turkish bath; buying rugs.

  • Lonely Planet - Southern Mexico (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Southern Mexico

    Day of the Dead festival in Pazcuaro; the old colonial town of Guanajuato; cliff diving in Acapulco; surfing festival in Puerto Escondido.

  • Lonely Planet - Scotland (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Scotland

    Highlands; islands; lochs; glens, interesting cities.

  • Lonely Planet - Holy Lands: Jerusalem and the West Bank (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Holy Lands: Jerusalem and the West Bank

    An exploration of Jerusalem's religious, historical and political identity, with a visit to the Dead Sea and the West Bank.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Volcanoes, Ring of Fire (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Globe Trekker Special: Volcanoes, Ring of Fire

    Volcanoes around the world, including Italy, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, and the United States.

  • Lonely Planet - Panama & Colombia (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Panama & Colombia

    Panama hats; Panama Canal; Bogota's police museum features an exhibit on Pablo Escobar; Cartagena, Colombia's colonial past.

  • Lonely Planet - Pacific Northwest (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Pacific Northwest

    Seattle's Space Needle and the Jimi Hendrix Experience; Loggers Play Day; Pendleton Round-Up; eco-city of Portland, Ore.; Mount St. Helens.

  • Lonely Planet - U.S. Civil War Sites (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    U.S. Civil War Sites

    Sites of battles and events of the Civil War include Harpers Ferry, Manassas and Antietam; a ghost tour of Gettysburg; Richmond; Appomattox.

  • Lonely Planet - Norway (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Norway

    Base jumping in Stavanger; a river boarding lesson; Lapland, the land of the Midnight Sun; ice diving in Spitzbergen.

  • Lonely Planet - Outback Australia (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Outback Australia

    Australian outback; Barunga Aboriginal Festival; cattle station; Ayers Rock; Bungle Bungles.

  • Lonely Planet - Arab Gulf States (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Arab Gulf States

    War memorials in Kuwait; diving for pearls in the Arabian Gulf; women-only supermarket in Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Oman's Jebel Hajar mountain range.

  • Lonely Planet - Alaska (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Alaska

    The town of Eagle is home to Athabascan natives who live on salmon and moose; the town of Chicken has no running water, electricity or phones.

  • Lonely Planet - Scotland (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Scotland

    Glasgow's Macintosh Museum; bagpipes; Stirling, the site of victory by William 'Braveheart' Wallace; Clanloddoch Highland games; Edinburgh Festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Sydney City Guide (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Sydney City Guide

    A ferry tour of Sydney, Australia; Bondi Beach, Tamarama Beach and Bronte Beach; aboriginal culture.

  • Lonely Planet - Bolivia (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Bolivia

    Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world; the Witches Market in La Paz; silver mines in Potosi; salt lake at Uyuni.

  • Lonely Planet - Rome City Guide (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Rome City Guide

    Rome; Forum; Colosseum; Pantheon; Villa Borghese galleries; Capitoline museum.

  • Lonely Planet - Iceland and Greenland (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Iceland and Greenland

    Iceland; Greenland; Viking ship replica; waterfall; Geysir; reindeer farm; iceberg.

  • Lonely Planet - Germany (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Germany

    Exploring Germany.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes

    Thailand's white-handed gibbon; orangutan in Borneo and Sumatra; chimpanzee in Tanzania and Zambia; mountain gorilla in Uganda.

  • Lonely Planet - Mozambique (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Mozambique

    Artists in Maputo, Mozambique; the region of Chimoio; Quelimane, Africa's biggest coconut plantation; Mozambique Island; village of Mueba.

  • Lonely Planet - Southeast USA (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Southeast USA

    A Civil War adventure camp; Virginia's State Fair; beachcombing along North Carolina's Outer Banks; Blue Ridge Parkway; Charleston, S.C. plantations.

  • Lonely Planet - Malaysia and South Thailand (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Malaysia and South Thailand

    Traveler Justine Shapiro explores the diverse cultures of Penang and the colonial history of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and the beach huts of Phuket, Thailand.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate Italy (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Ultimate Italy

    The exotic food and festivals of Italy; fishing for sea urchins; pizza; the legacy of the Etruscans, Romans and the Renaissance; the ruins of Pompeii; the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

  • Lonely Planet - Iran (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Iran

    Tehran; holy site; ancient Iranian sport; sheep's brains; skiing in Dizin; the Caspian coast; caviar processing plant; descendant of Genghis Khan; blue-domed mosque; Islamic festival of Ashura.

  • Lonely Planet - Pakistan (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Pakistan

    Saddar Bazaar; the ancient valley civilization of the Multan; Derawar Fort in the Cholistan desert; three-day trek through the Hunza Valley.

  • Lonely Planet - Jamaica (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Jamaica

    Jamaica; crocodile; Treasure Beach; Bob Marley's mausoleum; Maroon culture; Blue Mountain.

  • Lonely Planet - South India (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    South India

  • Lonely Planet - California (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    California

    Joshua Tree National Park and Palm Springs; Santa Monica, Calif., coastline; Hearst Castle and Big Sur; garlic festival in Gilroy.

  • Lonely Planet - Sri Lanka & the Maldives (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Sri Lanka & the Maldives

    Sri Lankan festival; Colombo's exotic cuisine; stilt-fishing in Weligama; topaz mine; elephant orphanage; Esala Perahera; Dhangethi, Maldives.

  • Lonely Planet - New England (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    New England

    Historic sites in Boston, fall hiking and gliding in Vermont, rafting and eating lobster in Maine, and a tour of Newport, R.I.

  • Lonely Planet - Morocco (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Morocco

    The port of Tangier; walled city of Fez; Moroccan massage; Route of 1000 Kasbahs; Mount Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa.

  • Lonely Planet - Globe Trekker Special: World War II in Europe (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Globe Trekker Special: World War II in Europe

    World War II sites include Nuremberg, Berlin, Dresden and Auschwitz in Germany, Vienna, Austria, Anzio, Italy, Dunkirk and the Normandy beaches in France.

  • Lonely Planet - World War II (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    World War II

    A journey to World War II's key locations throughout Europe, including northern France, Vienna, Austria, and Nuremberg, Germany.

  • Lonely Planet - Deep South U.S.A. (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Deep South U.S.A.

    Music festival in Asheville, N.C.; Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthplace in Atlanta; Tuskegee Airmen reunion; anniversary of Elvis Presley's death.

  • Lonely Planet - Las Vegas City Guide (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Las Vegas City Guide

    Hotels and casinos of Las Vegas; tribute to Elvis; Bengali tiger; Nevada Test Site where atomic bombs were tested; Grand Canyon.

  • Lonely Planet - Venice City Guide (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Venice City Guide

    The Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and St. Mark's Square and Basilica; Regata Storica; Venice Film Festival; Venice Biennale; medieval festivals.

  • Lonely Planet - Florida and the Bahamas (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Florida and the Bahamas

    Miami's Cuban Calle Ocho street party and the Holocaust Memorial; scuba diving in the Florida Keys; World War II wreck in the Bahamas.

  • Lonely Planet - Indonesia: Bali and Sulawesi (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Indonesia: Bali and Sulawesi

    Bali; Sulawesi; massage; making masks; volcano; marketplace; traditional funeral.

  • Lonely Planet - Cuba and Haiti (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Cuba and Haiti

    Bustling street markets in Havana, Cuba; the lure of the rumba; cigar factory; swimming with dophins; Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti; voodoo festival; spectacular citadel.

  • Lonely Planet - Tuscany (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Tuscany

    The Tuscan capital of Florence, home of the Uffizi Gallery and the Duomo; the Palio in Siena; the Leaning Tower in Pisa; wine tasting in the Tuscan vineyards; the jet-set resort of Viareggio.

  • Lonely Planet - New Zealand (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    New Zealand

    New Zealand's Maori culture; diving spot of Matauri Bay; extreme sports in Queenstown; hiking Fox Glacier.

  • Lonely Planet - Southwest China (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Southwest China

    Chinese provinces of Guangxi, Guizhou, Yunnan and Sichuan; Moon Hill; the long horn Miao tribe; Huangguoshu Waterfall; pandas.

  • Lonely Planet - Kenya (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Kenya

    Kenya; Samburu tribesmen; lions; Rift Valley; Masai Mara game reserve; elephant orphanage.

  • Lonely Planet - Greek Islands (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Greek Islands

    Greek independence on Hydra; walking in St. John's footsteps on Patmos; nightlife on Mykonos; Apollo's birthplace on Delos.

  • Lonely Planet - Barcelona City Guide (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Barcelona City Guide

    After the 'grey years' in Barcelona, the city turned itself around.

  • Lonely Planet - Germany II (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Germany II

    The last remaining section of the Berlin Wall; ethnic Turks in Kreuzberg; World War II sites including the location of Hitler's bunker.

  • Lonely Planet - Spanish Islands (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Spanish Islands

    The Balearics off the coast of Spain and the Canary Islands near Africa; Mallorca; Formentera is a sparsely populated island famous for mud baths.

  • Lonely Planet - Midwest USA (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Midwest USA

    'America's Cereal Bowl' consists of Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin; Chicago and Detroit.

  • Lonely Planet - West India (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    West India

    Religious festival in Pushkar; Karnimassar Temple in Bikaner; Bollywood Studios in Mumbai.

  • Lonely Planet - Cameroon (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Cameroon

  • Lonely Planet - Central America: Costa Rica and Nicaragua (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Central America: Costa Rica and Nicaragua

    Traditional Costa Rican cuisine; forest reserve; tarantulas, deadly snakes and rare birds; hot springs; bull fiesta; the only castle in Central America; baseball; cigars; the Volcan Masaya.

  • Lonely Planet - Ultimate France (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Ultimate France

    The food, wine and culture of France; Corsica; medieval costume; wine festival; Roquefort; perfume; the Eiffel Tower.

  • Lonely Planet - Ethiopia (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Ethiopia

    The oldest church in Ethiopia; resting place of the Ark of the Covenant; Timkat; Bahar Dar and Blue Nile Falls; Addis Ababa.

  • Lonely Planet - South of France (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    South of France

    France; cave paintings; wine spa; canoeing on the Dordogne River; Roman coliseum; medieval wine festival; Monaco; Cote d'Azur.

  • Lonely Planet - Ireland (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Ireland

    Belfast and Dublin; the seaside town of Cobh is the final resting place for the ocean liner Lusitania; the Blarney stone in Cork.

  • Lonely Planet - Georgia and Armenia (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Georgia and Armenia

    Gerhard Church; Lake Sevan; Armenian Genocide Memorial; Tbilisi, Georgia; Black Sea resort Batumi; the roots of Georgian song and dance.

  • Lonely Planet - La Ruta Maya: The Yucatan, Guatemala and Belize (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    La Ruta Maya: The Yucatan, Guatemala and Belize

    The Mayan culture flourishes from the ruins of Caracol and Tikal to Guatemala's southern highlands.

  • Lonely Planet - Central Asia (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Central Asia

    Uzbekistan; Kyrgyzstan; the Great Silk Road of the East; helicopter ride; nomadic shepherds.

  • Lonely Planet - Antarctica (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Antarctica

    Glaciers; penguins; Port Lockroy; scientists.

  • Lonely Planet - Los Angeles City Guide (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Los Angeles City Guide

    Paramount Studios in Hollywood, Calif.; Venice Beach; Getty Center; Rodeo Drive; Capitol Records Building; Grauman's Chinese Theatre.

  • Lonely Planet - Mainland Greece (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Mainland Greece

  • Lonely Planet - Sweden & Denmark (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Sweden & Denmark

    Copenhagen, Denmark, the home of Hans Christian Andersen; Viking festival in Aarhus, Denmark; Nobel Museum in Stockholm; riding horseback along the Baltic Coast.

  • Lonely Planet - England and Wales (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    England and Wales

    Canterbury Cathedral, Windsor Castle and Eton College; Cornwall's surfing beaches; Chipping Campden in the Cotswolds; steam railway.

  • Lonely Planet - Belgium and Luxembourg (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Belgium and Luxembourg

    The Antwerp home of painter Peter Paul Rubens; shrimp fishing on horseback; World War I battlefields; European Union headquarters.

  • Lonely Planet - Northern Thailand and Laos (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Northern Thailand and Laos

    Bangkok, Thailand; Laos; Thai boxing; tug of war; festivals; papermaking.

  • Lonely Planet - Syria, Jordan and Lebanon (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Syria, Jordan and Lebanon

    Jordan; the ruins of Petra; Beirut, Lebanon; Roman temple; Syria; Damascus mosque; Turkish bath; monastery.

  • Lonely Planet - Northern France (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Northern France

    The densest Neolithic site in the world is at Carnac, France; the walled city of San Malo; city where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake.

  • Lonely Planet - Istanbul City Guide (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Istanbul City Guide

    Istanbul, Turkey; Blue Mosque; Topkapi Palace; belly dancing lesson; Gallipoli battle site; oiled wrestling festival.

  • Lonely Planet - Hawaii (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Hawaii

    Hawaii's Kauai island; kayaking the Wailua River; ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor; Haleakala Crater.

  • Lonely Planet - Indonesia: The Eastern Islands (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Indonesia: The Eastern Islands

    Indonesia; Bali; stick fight; Mount Rinjani; Komodo dragon.

  • Lonely Planet - Israel and the Sinai Desert (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Israel and the Sinai Desert

    Tel Aviv, Israel; Shabbat; kibbutz; Golan Heights; Sinai Desert; bedouin veils; Mount Sinai.

  • Lonely Planet - Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef

    Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast; Noosa, Queensland; the world's largest sandbar; two-day tour of Whitsunday Islands.

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