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Burgundy is best: More red wine from France

Burgundy is best: More red wine from France

March 31, 2014, No Comments

Way back when we started doing adult beverage tastings here at the Looptail, we kicked off the series with this lovely wine from France. Fortunately for us, there were plenty more delicious burgundy wines where that came from »

Class in a Glass: Tasting Wine from France

Class in a Glass: Tasting Wine from France

December 5, 2013, No Comments

When it comes to cuisine, it’s no secret that France is known for its delicious cheeses, fresh bread…and wine. So it’s also no surprise that our France trips are popular choices among gourmands – especially ones that involve vineyard tours and wine tastings. »

The Panama Canal at 100

The Panama Canal at 100

August 13, 2014, No Comments

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Panama Canal, we thought we’d shed a light on its long and dangerous history. Come take a history lesson with us, today on the Looptail. »

5 Ways eReaders Can Enhance Your Travel Experience

5 Ways eReaders Can Enhance Your Travel Experience

July 29, 2014, No Comments

While tactile books have a special place in the hearts of many, the introduction of the eReader has brought convenience, opportunity and selection. Here are five ways eReaders are improving the experience for the book-loving traveller »

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, 3 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 »

Visual Adventure: New Zealand Through the Lens

Visual Adventure: New Zealand Through the Lens

May 19, 2014, No Comments

Wanderer-in Residence, Gary Arndt shares his favourite images from his travels through New Zealand. »

The Wonders of Brazil: Five of My Favourite Memories

The Wonders of Brazil: Five of My Favourite Memories

May 13, 2014, 1 Comment

Fall in love with one of the world's largest countries. Wanderer-in-Residence Nellie Huang gives us the top five moments from her travels to the beautiful land of Brazil »

How to Tell Stories Through Your Adventure Photography

How to Tell Stories Through Your Adventure Photography

May 12, 2014, 3 Comments

Adventure photographer Krystle Wright shares her tips on how to make you photography more engaging, by telling a story »

In Praise of Slow: River Barge Cruising Opens Up Burgundy From a Different Angle

In Praise of Slow: River Barge Cruising Opens Up Burgundy From a Different Angle

April 4, 2014, No Comments

In some places, “adventure” can be as slow and low-key as the current of a lazy river. Burgundy, the fabled wine-producing département of central France, is crisscrossed by a network of rivers and centuries-old canals practically tailor-made for pleasure cruising »

Southern Charm: Tasting Kentucky Bourbon

Southern Charm: Tasting Kentucky Bourbon

February 24, 2014, 1 Comment

Bourbon whiskey is the order of the day today, and its proud home is down in the American south. Produced since the 1850s, bourbon is a barrel-aged distilled spirit made from corn (but can include rye, malted barley, rye grain or wheat) »