World Wise

Helpful tips from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Lonely Planet to help you get the most out of your trip.


World Wise

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Most holidays leave nothing but happy memories, but sadly this isn’t always the case. A minor accident, lost camera, unexpected illness or worse can leave a dent on your travel experiences, but a few simple steps can help you get the most out of your trip.

World Wise, produced by Lonely Planet and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO), is packed with tips: from helping you avoid accidently causing offence when meeting the locals to what preparations you should take to be really ready before you go away. We’ll show you some great destinations and help ensure your travels have a positive impact on the places you visit.

Published 1 October 2006