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Story-worthy travel experiences that connect people to the world.

Lonely Planet is at the heart of a global community of travelers, with millions of followers across social media platforms.

We offer the world’s richest travel advice and guidance, informed by knowledgeable and enthusiastic contributors. Destination content inspiring incredible experiences is what we do, both digitally and via our iconic guidebooks and other titles.

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In 2020, Lonely Planet was acquired by Red Ventures.

Since then, we’ve been working hard to meet the needs of travelers as they re-engage with the world online and through our iconic books - helping more people discover and decide where they’ll go, how they’ll get there, and what to do when they arrive.

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Join Lonely Planet as we embark on our greatest journey yet - reimagining one of the world's most iconic travel brands. We're looking for talented people in content, technology and sales to come on this incredible adventure with us.

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