Journey to the planet's most magnificent places and see the world as you've never seen it before through the lenses of Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel guide publisher. Forty years of passion and experience has been poured into this thought-provoking portrait of our beautiful world. Inspired by our love of travel, this lavishly-produced, landmark pictorial, now available in paperback, shares more than 300 sublime photographs of the world's most captivating spectacles and will renew your relationship with the place we call home. Authors: Lonely Planet About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times Lonely Planet guides have won the TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.
The Daily Beast, December 2013 These photographs are meant to inspire wanderlust and they are successful in doing just that. Every Day with Rachael Ray, December 2013 A friend once said, The world is painfully full of beautiful places. This book is a coffee table-size testament to that idea. ForeWord Reviews, November 30, 2013 Nature photography at its highest level serves to both overwhelm our senses and deepen our relationship with this planet, our home. To describe this book as anything less than the end-all coffee table book would be an injustice. Alaskan Apple Users Group Blog, November 26, 2013 I found reading the book more of a meditation, seeing our amazing planet, discovering places I d only heard about, and yet wanting to know more. GeekDad, November 12, 2013 In addition to the colorful photos, you can sense the sounds, smells, and feelings that your eyes can t quite experience on their own. Page after page of gorgeous photography will leave you speechless and aching to travel, pick up a camera, or both. . . . Celebrate nature, wildlife, and the masterpieces of Man as you page through this book. PopSugar, November 1, 2013 From the land to the sea, "Lonely Planet s Beautiful World" features handpicked photographs that can only bring one saying to mind: A picture is worth a thousand words. If you have a case of wanderlust, the following destinations have views like you've never seen before. City Style & Living, November 2013 It creates a sense of place through iconic images of destinations on every continent. Refinery29, October 14, 2013 Lonely Planet's new coffee table book will cure your wanderlust.