Welcome to Lodestars Anthology, an independent magazine-meets-journal for curious travellers who long to be inspired, see the world and meet interesting characters along the road. Focusing on one country per issue, it is a scrapbook of place, getting to the heart of a location and uncovering its quirks, charm and splendour . . . More
The Abbey Hotel
I adore Bath for many, many reasons. Firstly, it’s the home of the absolutely wonderful Magalleria – stockists extraordinaire –Read more.
Coffee and Culture in Champa Gali
Words by Lee Grewal & Photographs by Bhanu Uttam & Isabelle Hopewell The tight laneways of Saket in South Delhi, linedRead more.
Think of the Alps and your mind might conjure up pale peaks and wooden chalets puffing merry little smoke plumesRead more.
In search of solace and adventure on New Zealand's South Island.Read more.
A Certain Alchemy
Candle-making with the wonderful team at Earl of East.Read more.
Hôtels Barrière les Neiges
Discovering the welcome decadence of one of Courchevel's finest luxury hotels.Read more.
Those Swiss Yaks
Seeking marvels in a marvellous world.Read more.
The British Journal of Photography: Creative Brief
I always strive to create content based on experience. So getting in touch with photographers and writers on the ground,Read more.
Through the Larder
For our new book with New Heroes & Pioneers (click here to find out more), Tom Bunning and Jen HarrisonRead more.
Discovering the joys of travel and food with Delectable Destinations.Read more.
The Nation’s Kitchen
With a culinary past, gourmet flair and history-rich surrounds, there is more to Osaka than meets the eye.Read more.
Pathways – Behind The Scenes
A few of the wonderful, unpublished images we were sent while making Lodestars Anthology Pathways.Read more.
An eco-resort where lifestyle, nature and luxury meet.Read more.
Hot springs, forests, sea cliffs and crater lakes - the allure of the Azores.Read more.
Hotel Santa Caterina
Finding the perfect hideaway upon the Amalfi Coast (and searching for ways to stay forever).Read more.
The passing of time in Meteora.Read more.
Rambling in the Lake District
Rambling in the Lake District with Athena Mellor.Read more.
Israel – Fahrenheit Fair Enough
Capturing the light, and heat, of Israel.Read more.
Back To The California Coast
A chapter from our soon-to-be-released travel book with New Heroes & Pioneers.Read more.
Translating to ‘in the presence of divine breath’, Aro Hā is a health and wellness retreat sure to inspire.Read more.
New Zealand Outtakes
Some of the stunning New Zealand images that we simply didn't have enough pages for ...Read more.
Watergate Bay Hotel
Falling for the charms and design of Cornwall's Watergate Bay Hotel.Read more.
The Art of Travel
Chatting to Miranda Mills of Tea & Tattle.Read more.
Letting pictures say 1,000 words.Read more.
Switching off and starting up with The Collective Europe.Read more.
Seeking Japan's mountain spirits.Read more.
Meeting the team and personalities behind Handcrafted Maine.Read more.
The gems of the Pembrokeshire Coast Path.Read more.
The New Zealand Magazine
Introducing the Lodestars Anthology New Zealand magazine. Prepare to pack your bags ...Read more.
Meet the light and landscape loving photographer behind our soon-to-be-released New Zealand magazine cover.Read more.
Path of the Gods
We set off as the sun’s soft rays kissed the mountaintops, its tendrils turning the spectacular limestone cliffs golden. BirdsRead more.
An extract from Garry MacKenzie's literary guide to Scotland, sure to inspire wanderlust and creativity.Read more.
Place is very important to me. I think growing up in a post-industrial town has had a huge influence onRead more.
The Crater of Java
Encountering the other-worldly beauty of Mount Bromo at sunrise.Read more.
Rediscovering the joys of a city break with a jaunt to Lausanne.Read more.
Foragers of the Ballinskelligs
Johan van der Merwe & Tanya Houghton go foraging along the Kerry coastline in Ireland.Read more.
Tucked beneath the Thames Link Bridge in central London lies one of the most intriguing food markets around.Read more.
Driving around the archipelago of Lofoten in the Norwegian county of Nordland on a midsummer’s day.Read more.
Eating in Ortygia
Want to eat well? Visit Syracuse, Sicily's most beautiful city.Read more.
Upon first glancing at my map, the city of Amsterdam appeared as a spider’s web, with rows of interlocking canals.Read more.
Spring sunshine in Faro
Come away to Faro, in Portugal’s Algarve, for some sun, seafood and local atmosphere.Read more.
When the winds stir up and clouds descend, it is an island that offers sanctuary - among other deep-sea andRead more.
Bolivia the Beautiful
Frozen fingers, lonely flamingoes and salt flats as far as the eye can see. This is Bolivia in May.Read more.
A Reason To Travel
Words by Marina Malthouse A recent trip to Greece provoked me to write this article. My particular experience of travel onRead more.
Supper Clubs of London
Words by Elli Hollington Beyond the basics of sustenance and gluttony, food is emotional – closely linked to memory, imagination,Read more.
Notes on Japan
In Japanese the common word for foreigner is gaijin, which literally translates as 'outside person' ...Read more.
The Blue Mountains
There are certain holiday memories that stay firmly cemented in our psyches. Being the youngest child . . .Read more.
No matter what you hear about Cuba, nothing can quite prepare you for the island’s infectious sounds, sights and smellsRead more.
The sakura define Japan, a fleeting wave of pastel pink and white that sweeps across the country...Read more.
The Playground of the Gods
Mount Asahidake, the highest point of this wild island, rose up before me in a great mass of black ashRead more.
Lodestars Anthology Japan
Introducing the latest addition to the Lodestars Anthology travelling family … Japan! You can order your copy by clicking here.Read more.
Without our paths crossing, I doubt I would have known this place existed . . .Read more.
Plum + Spilt Milk
Luxurious cream and brown booths, shining tables and a fantastical light feature of glass-encased bulbs . . .Read more.
South for the Winter
Photographer Nic Rue, contributer to both the Scotland and Australia issues of Lodestars Anthology, was lured back to AustraliaRead more.
There’s nothing we like more at Lodestars Anthology than a fascinating story from a far-flung corner of the world. MaoRead more.
The Weekend – Cornwall
Here at Lodestars Anthology we love a beautiful travel journal as much as the next person (a lot more so,Read more.
In Iceland – the Water and the Sky
Photographs by Tom Bunning In winter our thoughts turn to candlelit rooms and warming fires. But Tom Bunning’s photography remindsRead more.
I’m often asked if I visited Sweden just to go to Fäviken. And it’s a fair question, for FävikenRead more.
We talk to British Columbia-based illustrator and artist, Sarah King, about the importance of words in her work and theRead more.
With autumn taking hold our Canada cover photographer Beth Squire (you can check out her work here) went in searchRead more.