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Visual Adventure: Ecuador

Visual Adventure: Ecuador

September 11, 2013, No Comments

Ecuador is one of those rare places where pretty much everything you see is worthy of a snapshot. Not only are the landscapes gorgeous – forests, mountains and green fields in equal measure – but the urban architecture of Ecuador is also a sight to behold. The soaring cathedrals, cobblestone streets and colourful market »

The Six Senses of the Ecuador Rainforest

The Six Senses of the Ecuador Rainforest

July 18, 2013, 4 Comments

On my first trip into Ecuador’s rainforest, I wasn’t fixated on details. I focused on the big picture – jungle, flora, fauna – not thinking much of the lack of hot water or availability of drinking water, what we would eat, how I would handle daily activities or fitting into a group of strangers. »

Ecuador’s Amazon: A Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience

Ecuador’s Amazon: A Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience

April 10, 2013, 5 Comments

National Geographic Travelers has named our Local Living Ecuador: Amazon Jungle trip as one of their “50 Tours of a Lifetime.” Find out why »

Read all about it: Travel reading lists from Kobo and G Adventures

Read all about it: Travel reading lists from Kobo and G Adventures

July 16, 2014, No Comments

Travelling is a lot like reading, and at G Adventures, we’re big fans of both! We’ve partnered up with the fine folks at Kobo to bring you a new destination-based reading list each month. Head on over to our page and see what’s up »

Tournament of Wonders: One Thing to Rule Them All

Tournament of Wonders: One Thing to Rule Them All

July 11, 2014, No Comments

The first-ever Tournament of Wonders wraps up this Sunday starting at noon EST, when Australia’s Great Barrier Reef faces off against Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands in the championship match. Once the matchup is live, book on over to gadvnt.rs/1ldacfh and make your vote count »

Pics of the Week: Markets

Pics of the Week: Markets

June 20, 2014, No Comments

Come along with us this week as we take you from Turkey to Tanzania to the vibrant hearts of communities all over the globe. Pics of the Week: Markets »

The Galápagos Islands: the Ultimate Family Experience

The Galápagos Islands: the Ultimate Family Experience

June 11, 2014, No Comments

Looking to travel as a family this year and get your children into the living classroom that this big planet affords us? The Galápagos Islands has the best lesson plan of them all. Find out more »

Top 5 Things to Take With You to the Galapagos Islands

Top 5 Things to Take With You to the Galapagos Islands

March 26, 2014, 8 Comments

The Galápagos Islands are one of those rare places in the world where nature presents itself at its finest. You get to see how nature has evolved without the influence of man and witness the playful characteristics of the unique species that inhabit these remote and well-preserved islands. And when you’re exploring an otherworldly »

Pics of the Week: Hot & Cold

Pics of the Week: Hot & Cold

March 14, 2014, No Comments

This week served up a little bit of everything—something cold (Antarctica), something warm (Ghana), and something downright hot (the spice market in Aswan) »

Pics of the Week

Pics of the Week

February 21, 2014, No Comments

We never thought an iguana and fried scorpions would sit side by side but there you are. Our pics of the week reach across the world from Europe to Asia to South America. Check ‘em out here »