Lonely Planet Articles

Pinterest Reportedly Getting Into The Travel Business Pinterest Reportedly Getting Into The Travel Business
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Pinterest’s popularity seems to be taking it into some interesting directions. Earlier this year, the visual social network moved toward ecommerce with product pins. These enable users to see pricing, availability and information about where to buy items they see …

Lonely Planet’s iOS App Offering Free NYC Guide Through December 14th Lonely Planet’s iOS App Offering Free NYC Guide Through December 14th

If you are planning on visiting New York City this holiday season, or have any plans to visit New York City in the foreseeable future, you might want to jump on this deal and save yourself about $6 and probably …

BBC.com Launches New Travel Site
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BBC.com has launched a new travel site in partnership with its sister company Lonely Planet.

BBC.com/travel is the first in a series of lifestyle sites, announced last month with the launch of the new BBC.com U.S. edition.

"We know the people who come to BBC.com are curious about the world and look to us to feed that curiosity," said Miranda Cresswell, SVP, BBC.com

BBC.com Launches New U.S. Website

The BBC said today it is launching new U.S. edition website along with a redesign with advertising partner HP.

"Building on the incredible journalism already available on BBC.com you’re going to see more analysis, more insight and more perspective that connects the dots on events and issues that affect us all in the U.S.," said Miranda Cresswell, SVP, BBC.com. 

"Our new redesign will make it even easier to find, use and share this great content."


Limelight Teams With Lonely Planet

Limelight Networks, a content delivery network for digital media, announced today that Lonely Planet has tapped Limelight’s network to power its new lonelyplanet TV video channel.

Lonely Planet Pairs Up With Searchforvideo

A good friend of mine just left for a month-long trip to Europe, and, as far as I know, did little in the way of preparation beforehand.  Now, my friend’s a smart fellow, and I’m sure he’ll come back alive, but for those who want to do a bit more research – or who simply enjoy learning about other places – Lonely Planet TV has become available through Searchforvideo.com.