Ready to holiday here this year? In this issue, we explore our own backyard and take on the best Australian adventures. Visit an art gallery on a remote salt flat, join an Indigenous community in East Arnhem Land, taste a wine from your birth year and discover a whole load of world-class experiences.
Plus, we hike the Northern Territory’s Jatbula Trail, stay on a working pearl farm in Western Australia, throw out a fly in Tassie and much more.
In this issue we’re heading to different shores, as we make our freshwater fantasies come true. In Great Lake Experiences we make a houseboat base on India’s Dal Lake, head to a German dance music festival with an industrial lakeside setting, kayak New Zealand’s Lake Taupo in search of Maori carvings and take a couple of luxury cars for a spin on frozen Lake Winnipeg in Canada. We’ve got it all covered, as well as plenty more experiences and adventures that make a splash.
Elsewhere we hike the heights of Switzerland’s Bear Trek, conquer Ireland’s stunning Donegal coastline, join a crazy Cajun festival in Louisiana and discover if Copenhagen is the new capital of cool.
If you’re ready to make this the beginning of your most adventurous decade ever, we’ve got 13 wild escapes that will take you to destinations with serious wow factor. Whether you’re looking for amazing wildlife encounters, incredible festivals, immersion in local cultures or the chance to explore far from the average tourist path, these are the places to mark on your map.
Elsewhere we head to the highlands of Papua New Guinea, become acquainted with orangutans in Indonesia, look for bears in Finland and go dancing in the Okavango Delta. Plus, there are stories on Scotland, Mongolia, Thailand, Switzerland and more.
Travel trends come and go but here we spotlight the Best of the Best. In issue 62, we’ve highlighted 33 of our favourite trends and found the greatest ways to enjoy them. There are companies who can make your wildest dreams come true, others that are acknowledging their responsibility when it comes to the environment. Then there are those simply elevating our travel experience, from places to stay to new ways to explore. Kick your shoes off and enjoy a luxury stay in Thailand, sleep beneath the stars in Mauritius, improve your mental game in Canada and much more in our 18-page special.
Elsewhere in the issue we cruise the Solomon Islands, ski Montana, go whitewater rafting in Iceland and stay up all night in Madrid. Plus, there are stories on Japan, Thailand, Turkey and more.
Take a different view of the continent and immerse yourself in Europe: The Cool Guide. In issue 61, we’ve come up with 36 top tips for your big trip. Take the plunge in Hungary, stay in a castle in Poland, discover the greatest place to wet your whistle in Belgium and so much more. Plus, we reveal the coolest country and why you should book your flight right now. If you need some new reasons to check out the Union, we’ve got them in our 19-page special. Elsewhere in the issue we kayak Raja Ampat, explore Japan’s culinary delights in winter, walk with rhinos in Namibia and go to an Indigenous celebration in the Northern Territory. Plus, there are stories on Havana, Goa, Portland, Singapore and so much more.
Hands up if you’ve ever considered logging off, shutting down and escaping to the most remote corner of the globe for a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle of modern life? Us too, which is why in the 60th issue of get lost Magazine we go off the grid to share with you 12 destinations, tours, lodgings and experiences that will allow you to do just that. From a desert safari through the Moroccan sand dunes to an icy igloo high up in the Himalayas, these dozen epic adventures will inspire you to look up from your phone and reconnect with the fascinating world around you. This issue isn’t all about isolation though, we also join Dreamtime Dive & Snorkel’s inaugural trip to the Great Barrier Reef, uncover Israel’s best-kept ancient secrets, cruise the cold Arctic waters in search of polar bears, celebrate crocodiles with the tribes of PNG and join in on a very risqué festival in Athens. Plus, we share stories from Uganda, Philadelphia, Basel, Oman and Indonesia’s Alor Archipelago.
With 2019 upon us, and a whole year’s worth of epic adventures to start planning, it’s time to get cracking on your itinerary! That’s why in the 59th issue of get lost Magazine, we’ve searched high and low to find 2019’s best trips, latest openings, coolest trends and hottest destinations that you definitely don’t want to miss out on. So whether it’s dining in an ice cave in Canada, exploring Mexico’s answer to the Maldives, camping on the salt flats of Bolivia or attending a once-in-a-generation wine festival in Switzerland, consider this your guide to everything you need to see, do and explore this year. It’s not all New Year travel resolutions in this issue though, we also jump on the Aranui 5, a half cruise half cargo ship, in a bid to reach the far-flung Marquesas Islands, come face-to-tail with a leatherback turtle in the east coast of Costa Rica, stand-up paddle board through Norway in search of the midnight sun and get a whole new perspective of New York City. Plus, we share stories from Spain, Taiwan, Myanmar, Toronto and Australia’s Kakadu National Park.
Trying to decide whether the golden sands and crystal clear waters of Southeast Asia are calling your name? Or if it’s the remote islands and friendly locals of the South Pacific that are begging you to visit? Well, you’re in luck. In this issue of get lost we’ve put Southeast Asia and the South Pacific to the test in an attempt to discover which region reigns supreme. From adrenaline-pumping canyoning experiences, no-expense-spared private resorts to pumping party boats, both Southeast Asia and the South Pacific tick a lot of boxes, but the winner depends on you. We also journey deep into the heart of the Amazon, scale the Grand Canyon, carb-load in Rome, dance in the Jordanian desert and power through Mexico in 12 days. Plus, we share stories from Kenya, Taipei, Reykjavik and Australia’s Kimberley region.
Arid savannahs and pristine lagoons? Of course. Safaris, sundowners and a front-row view of the local wildlife ? For sure. Partying until sun up in deserts and city skylines? You bet. You see, we know about that Africa trip you’ve been dreaming of (yep, even your fantasies about holding a lion cub above your head and singing Hakuna Matata). And to aid your planning, we’ve uncovered the coolest of the cool that this epic continent has to offer. Your adventure starts here. We also explore the vibrant streets of New York City’s Lower East Side after dark, discover a new kind of zen in Malaysia, explore the backcountry of New Zealand, and cross over into a paradise above and below the surface on Australia’s Lord Howe Island. Plus, we’ve got tales from Catalonia, Abu Dhabi, Switzerland, the Philippines and more.
Travel is more than just what you see. Embark on a sensory feast and immerse yourself in sounds, smells, sights, tastes and touch around the globe with our collection of 26 places to thrill your senses. Savour the taste of high-altitude wine in Argentina and indulge in a massage by waterfall in Italy. Hear the clap-triggered chirp engineered into an ancient Mexican temple. Get a whiff of the sulphurous steam billowing from Iceland’s boiling mud pots and marvel at the ethereal sight of bioluminescence in Puerto Rico. Plus, we forgo French Polynesia’s tourist-havens like Bora Bora in favour of Tahiti’s rich outer isles, wander into the depths of Costa Rica’s rainforests, take the plunge on a kayaking adventure in Croatia, and so much more.