Lonely Planet guide to Paris free on iTunes

Lonely Planet apps offer shows we love guides

April 23rd, 2010 in European travel by Sarah Lee 0

In this time of travel need many companies have tried to help people stranded by the ash cloud from Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull volcano. And Lonely Planet is no exception. The travel guide publisher gave away copies of 13 of their iPhone/iPod European city guide apps free this week.

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Iceland's volcanic dust cloud grounds us all | Dreamstime

Grounded? No, there’s plenty to see here

April 16th, 2010 in Flying by Sarah Lee 0

The Icelandic volcanic ash cloud and subsequent travel chaos has taught those of us in the UK one thing – we are indeed living on an island and if we want out our options are limited, especially when planes are grounded and our airspace closed. Thankfully this is rare else I fear we’d all go mad.

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Mount Teide, Tenerife

The long road to Mount Teide, Tenerife

April 12th, 2010 in Gallery by Sarah Lee 0

A view of Mount Teide, Spain’s highest mountain and the world’s third largest volcano.

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