Lonely Planet Publications. There's never been a better time to experience Thailand's world-class islands and beaches, pristine sands and crystal clear waters await. Expanded coverage on remote islands; new diving & other activities special chapter; indepth history, culture and food & drink chapters; more than 85 easy to use maps. EXPERT AUTHORS - providing the best insider tips and tricks. UNBEATABLE ACCURACY - updated on the road, in person by regional experts. THE WORLD'S BEST TRAVEL MAPS - more then 80 detailed maps inside. NO GUESSWORK - opinionated reviews and inspiring highlights sections.