Lonely Planet Reveals Where to Go in 2015

Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015 is Lonely Planet's annual collection of the world’s best trends, destinations, journeys and experiences for the year ahead. Now in its 10th year, Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015 draws on the knowledge, passion and miles traveled by Lonely Planet’s staff, authors and community, highlighting the best places to go and things to do all around the world in 2015.

Our Top 10: The top 10 countries, regions, and cities to visit in 2015. Find out why Washington DC beat out all other cities in the world to claim the #1 spot, why we’re recommending Rocky Mountain National Park to a global audience and why St. Lucia and Lithuania are just two of our top country choices for 2015.

Top Travel Lists: Thematic travel experiences for the year ahead including Best Value Destinations, Best Free Things to do in 2015, Best Places for Extreme Eating and Unforgettable Family Travel Experiences.

2015 Travel Planner: More than 35 events in our top destinations for 2015 mapped out month-by-month including soccer tournaments, food frenzies, traditional festivals and other unique cultural events and raucous parties.

What is your travel destiny for 2015? is an online quiz helping travelers discover which Best in Travel 2015 destination is right for them. Found at http://www.lonelyplanet.com/best-in-travel-quiz, the quiz uses light-hearted questions about travelers’ likes and dislikes — party or arty, spas or bars, volunteering or mountaineering — to reveal the ultimate place for them to visit in 2015 and offers them the chance to win a trip to a Best in Travel 2015 destination of their choice.

About the Book: Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015 978 1 74360 362 8 $14.99, full color, paperback, 7’’x 5.7’’, 224pp Available: October 20, 2014


Rana Freedman