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The World's Most Intriguing Lost Cities (PHOTOS)

by Lonely Planet. Posted Aug 7th 2011 08:00 AM
War, weather, cosmic intervention or simply a case of purpose served...nothing lasts forever.
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Europe's Most Regal Castles (PHOTOS)

by Lonely Planet. Posted Aug 4th 2011 09:00 AM


If the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton taught us anything, it's that we're obsessed with all things royalty.
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11 Amazing Space Travel Destinations (PHOTOS)

by Lonely Planet. Posted Jul 16th 2011 07:30 AM
Fire up the jet pack, suck in some thin air, get a taste of zero g – it's time to take one small step for yourself, and a giant leap for humanity.
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World's Best Free Attractions (PHOTOS)

by Lonely Planet. Posted Jul 7th 2011 07:30 AM
12 of the World's Best Free Attractions

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Like most budget travelers, the word that makes eyebrows leap the highest is 'free'. While the you-get-what-you-pay-for statute makes it uncool to grade, compare or criticize free stuff, certain free attractions are indisputably superior to others and, in many cases, completely outshine their un-free neighbors.
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World's Prettiest Lighthouses (PHOTOS)

by Lonely Planet. Posted Jun 30th 2011 09:30 AM
Strikingly tall structures perched on rough windswept coastlines hearkening back to an earlier seafaring time in history, lighthouses are a constant source of fascination for travelers.
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