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video of the month, July 2018 – Lonely Planet’s travel blog

Green rice terraces, with Fansipan Mountain in the background © Ratnakorn Piyasirisorost / Getty Images. Every month, we curate the best blog posts, videos and Instagrams from our Lonely Planet Pathfinders. This month we’ve got a double instalment of their best videos, as we feature our top picks from June and July. First up is

top Instagrams from July 2018 – Lonely Planet’s travel blog

Jodhpur from above © Mark Hadj Hamou Our Insta-savvy Pathfinders truly outdid themselves in the month of July, schooling us all in the art of expertly framing and capturing all manner of dramatic vistas in every corner of the globe. From the misty mountains of the Andes to the balloon-strewn horizon of Cappadocia, here are

top posts from July 2018 – Lonely Planet’s travel blog

This month’s round up includes an acrophobic traveller setting out to stand atop Norway’s spectacular Kjeragbolten © Beas777 / Shutterstock It’s been a whirlwind month for our globetrotting Pathfinders community, filled with adventures to madcap micronations, notorious prisons and perilous mountaintops – just reading about them all has left our heads in a spin. Selecting

July edition – Lonely Planet’s travel blog

A new landmark has been stealing the limelight from London’s Tower Bridge © r.classen / Shutterstock What is Rotterdam’s new public park made from? And did a 25ft statue of a half-naked Jeff Goldblum really appear in front of London’s Tower Bridge? Test your knowledge of the latest happenings in the travelsphere with our travel

July edition – Lonely Planet’s travel blog

Do you know who New York’s Idlewild Airport was renamed after? Or which country has the peacock as its national bird? Test your knowledge of travel trivia with the July edition of our monthly travel quiz, based around stories featuring in this month’s Lonely Planet magazine. Can you score 100%? Take the quiz Desperate for