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Top 5 Travel Tips for Greek Islands Sailing

Top 5 Travel Tips for Greek Islands Sailing

January 29, 2014, 10 Comments

It feels like it was just yesterday when I discovered the Sailing Greece program. I was a bright-eyed, optimistic, energetic, newbie travel agent at my first travel expo. Four years later, I finally got the chance to experience it first-hand ­(with my best friend in tow). »

Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! All day long

Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! All day long

January 24, 2014, No Comments

Ah, Australia Day – 24-hour celebration of all things true-blue, roo, brew, and barbeque. Held annually on January 26 (or the next available Monday), Australia’s national day-off is a time for its citizens to reflect on the diverse culture and wondrous landscapes that make Down Under one of the world’s most popular travel destinations »

A Traveller’s History of South Africa

A Traveller’s History of South Africa

January 14, 2014, 1 Comment

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 very brief overview of some of the important dates and events in the history of South Africa.  This is obviously not »

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. »

Uncovering the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of South Africa

Uncovering the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of South Africa

January 13, 2014, No Comments

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 World Heritage sites around the globe. This week, I’m off to South Africa where I will be staying until my ‘West »

London Street Art: An Open-Air Gallery

London Street Art: An Open-Air Gallery

January 9, 2014, No Comments

Street art has become quite prevalent in many large cities like Berlin, New York, and Buenos Aires. And London is no exception – being among the top for variety and quality. It is unpredictable and can take many forms »

Wanderers-in-Residence Select Top 14 Destinations for 2014

Wanderers-in-Residence Select Top 14 Destinations for 2014

January 2, 2014, 13 Comments

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 ours »

48 Hours in…Budapest

48 Hours in…Budapest

December 23, 2013, 5 Comments

It’s likely that I’m biased, but the truth is, Budapest is among the most beautiful cities in the world. With a history dating back to the 12th century, this gem of a city has something to offer any visitor; the Roman ruins of Aquinqum, UNESCO World Heritage sites along the Danube River, luxurious thermal »

48 Hours in…Vienna

48 Hours in…Vienna

December 17, 2013, No Comments

Vienna has been at a crossroads for some time, lingering somewhere between the imperial grandeur of the Habsburg-era and a modern European city finding its way in the new millennium. In the last several years there is a new energy flowing through Vienna. »

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. »