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Your planet in 7 seconds: Vietnam Gridlock

Your planet in 7 seconds: Vietnam Gridlock

February 25, 2014, No Comments

Amazing things happen on this big blue planet of ours every day, and when they do, G Adventures is there to capture them. “This is Your Planet in 7 Seconds” is a mini-feature to showcase those wild, weird, and wonderful things. Just give us seven seconds and we’ll show you the world! When travelling »

Visual Adventure: Vietnam

Visual Adventure: Vietnam

December 17, 2012, 6 Comments

I spent a month and a half in Vietnam in 2008. I arrived in Saigon by bus from Cambodia without a place to stay and ended up spending over a month enjoying the country. In addition to having amazing natural beauty and a long cultural history, Vietnam is probably also one of the most »

Vietnam – A Great First Step on the Southeast Asia Trail

Vietnam – A Great First Step on the Southeast Asia Trail

September 24, 2012, 4 Comments

Typically, many choose Thailand with its bustling capital city of Bangkok and sun drenched beach islands as their first step in acclimatising to the beauty that is South East Asia. For me, I chose Vietnam; rich in complex history and still developing. It seemed more fascinating and full of buzz than the tranquillity of »

Pics of the Week: Smiles

Pics of the Week: Smiles

July 18, 2014, No Comments

Pics of the Week: Smiles. Wherever you go, take them with you. They're the currency of happiness, curves that set everything straight. They can't be borrowed or stolen because they're worth nothing until they're given away »

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 »

Saigon Street Food Guide

Saigon Street Food Guide

May 7, 2014, 5 Comments

Learn the ins and outs of street-side snacking and stall food in Saigon with Wanderer-in-Residence Jodi Ettenberg. Warning: Your mouth may water reading this post »

Road Tripping Along the East Coast of the United States

Road Tripping Along the East Coast of the United States

March 6, 2014, 1 Comment

If you can think of the United States as two halves – east and west – then the west is by far the more sexy of the two. The west has the Rocky Mountains, the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Yosemite and all the arches and mesas that can be found in the country. The purple »

Pics of the Week

Pics of the Week

February 14, 2014, No Comments

Journey around Paris, Tanzania, Belize, Costa Rica, and Vietnam for a glimpse of how wonderful our planet is »

G Adventures Weekly Photo Contest: Food

G Adventures Weekly Photo Contest: Food

September 5, 2013, 1 Comment

This past week’s theme in our Weekly Facebook Photo Contest was FOOD. We wanted to see some of your most delicious food photography. 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 $500 G Adventures travel voucher that can be used on »

Get to Know: Jodi of Legal Nomads

Get to Know: Jodi of Legal Nomads

August 20, 2013, 16 Comments

I’m a former lawyer currently traveling (and eating!) my way around the world, one country at a time. Who is Jodi? A frequent question, one that transcends borders or language, is “what do you do?” Be it in San Francisco or New York, Saigon or Bangkok, the basic introductory queries always include a version »