We are a company of passionate travellers, running trips that get people off the beaten path through authentic travel. The people chosen as our Wanderers in Residence truly represent the spirit of travel and are inspirations for us all—putting aside everything to get out and see the world, selling belongings, quitting jobs, and saving. Then saving some more. All told, they’ve been on the road for a combined 15+ years. Our Wanderers include:
These industry-leading bloggers join us on various adventures throughout the year, speak at travel events on behalf of G Adventures and starting in 2012 will work closely with our non-profit Planeterra. We want to build a better world through travel, get people out to explore and this program allows the world’s best travel bloggers expand their horizons as we gain insights from these incredible travellers to make our trips even better.
This is just the beginning of the story. Over time, we hope to continue this dynamic program with other passionate bloggers, explorers, travellers—changing the world for the better through travel.
I occasionally get the comment from people that photography takes away from what they are experiencing when they travel. A recent article from Smithsonian Magazine suggests that this might be true. They did aRead More »
Anyone who has gone on an African safari has heard of the “Big 5”. Initially created by hunters to describe the five most difficult creatures to stalk on foot,the term was adopted over timeRead More »
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Before you go to South Africa (or anywhere for that matter), it is a good idea to get to know some of the basics about the history of the country. Here is a veryRead More »
Over the last seven years of travelling around the world, I’ve made it a point to visit UNESCO World Heritage sites in every country I go to. To date, I have visited 263 WorldRead More »
Our Wanderers in Residence have come together once again to put together their picks of travel destinations for 2014. Scroll through and get inspired to see some of this big beautiful planet of oursRead More »
The west coast of the United States is some where that everyone should visit at least once, regardless of where they are from. In 2011, I had the pleasure of leading a photography tourRead More »
Stretching from the Himalayan mountain range to the sultry jungles of the Terai plains, Nepal is a nirvana for adventure lovers like me. Wedged between two giants – India and China – the HimalayanRead More »
“This beautiful playground called Berlin… We see the city as a place to play and be creative.” — an underground Berlin graffiti artist describes his canvas. Graffiti hasRead More »
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 aboveRead More »