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Eating in Spain: The Culture of Tapas

Eating in Spain: The Culture of Tapas

October 23, 2012, 4 Comments

Growing up in western Pennsylvania my introduction to tapas came late. In fact, the first time I heard the name mentioned was during my sophomore year of college (1997) when Howard Stern promoted a New York City tapas restaurant on a daily basis. Even then, it took me a handful of listens to figure »

Video of the Week: Travel Yourself in Spain

Video of the Week: Travel Yourself in Spain

May 6, 2012, 4 Comments

Nervous about travelling alone? Think it is impossible to go on an adventure without a sidekick? Then let travel vlogger Cailin O’Neil show you how to Travel Yourself as she will visit Spain solo to explore the cities of Barcelona and Valencia »

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, 1 Comment

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: Morocco’s Amazing Diversity

Visual Adventure: Morocco’s Amazing Diversity

July 14, 2014, No Comments

Cities like Fez, Marrakech, and Casablanca evoke images of medinas, spice markets, and couscous, while the geographic extremes—from the Atlas Mountains to beach resorts to camels in the desert—make Morocco eminently photogenic. »

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 »

West Africa Cruise with Gary Arndt: Week 1

West Africa Cruise with Gary Arndt: Week 1

June 25, 2014, No Comments

Join Wanderer-in-Residence, Gary Arndt as he travels up the coast of West Africa on G Adventures' very own MS Expedition. We'll be sharing a collection of his posts each week. Tune in to find out what this adventure of a lifetime is like first hand from Gary »

Five Kiwi Things to Eat on your Next Trip to New Zealand

Five Kiwi Things to Eat on your Next Trip to New Zealand

May 20, 2014, 4 Comments

Win a trip for two to New Zealand courtesy of G Adventures, in co-operation with Tourism New Zealand, and Air New Zealand! It’s easy—and here’s how! Wanderer-in-Residence Nellie Huang has gone AWOL in the Land Down Under-er—and we need your help tracking her down! Beginning May 19, Nellie will post a photo-a-day from the »

2014 Photography Tour in South Africa

2014 Photography Tour in South Africa

January 13, 2014, 1 Comment

G Adventures invites you to improve your photography skills in one of the world’s most inspiring settings with the guidance of Wander-in-Residence Gary Arndt. Learn tips and techniques while capturing the diversity of South Africa through your viewfinder. In co-operation with Gary Arndt — the world’s most read travel blogger — G Adventures is »

Inside Chefchaouen’s Medina—a Study in Blue

Inside Chefchaouen’s Medina—a Study in Blue

November 26, 2013, 3 Comments

We’ve featured Chefchaouen before on the G Adventures blog — most recently, it appeared in our weekly photo contest wrap-up, when its beautiful medina appeared alongside other “blue-themed” submissions. But the city, high above the Sahara in the Rif mountains of Morocco’s north, merits a photoessay all its own. The bigger city of Chefchaouen »

G Adventures Weekly Photo Contest: Architecture

G Adventures Weekly Photo Contest: Architecture

August 29, 2013, 1 Comment

This past week’s theme in our Weekly Facebook Photo Contest was ARCHITECTURE. We wanted to see your best shots of some of the world’s most well known structures and hidden gems. Hundreds submitted some amazing shots and below are some of our favorites. Plus at the very end we have this week’s winner who wins a »