Cruising: shore excursions
Ian McIntosh explores the wonders of this ancient city in Jordan hewn in rock.
United Arab Emirates
Kerry van der Jagt samples five of the most dizzying thrills you can experience in a desert anywhere.
Tim Anderson takes the narrow path to Petra's cinematic landmark.
Come for the hotels and stay for the food, writes Ute Junker of a desert city's culinary delights.
Lonely Planet names the best cities in the world to party the night (and day) away in.
Is the MSC Splendida the most beautiful cruise ship ever built?
Great life experiences in far-flung destinations are in reach like never before, writes Belinda Jackson.
Is there a way to avoid all those charges when you withdraw money from an ATM while overseas?