New adventure travel concept store open in Calgary

11 Apr 2007

May 7, 2007 - G Adventures has stampeded into the streets of Calgary with a new adventure travel concept store, located in the trendy neighbourhood of Kensington. The electrifying grand opening celebration on May 5 featured a variety of top notch performances including belly dancers, stilt walkers, capoeira demonstrations, Latin drummers and much more. Attendees also had the opportunity to save $100 on trips booked at the concept store.

Store features include:

* Knowledgeable experts who are intimately familiar with the G Adventures small group, eco-friendly style of travel and can provide advice to help travellers plan and book their next holiday.

* iMac computers for clients to browse the G Adventures website, filled with hundreds of exciting tours around the world.

* Frequent multimedia presentations on unique global destinations and other travel-related events held throughout the year.

G Adventures Calgary Concept Store:
205 - 10th Street NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1V5
Phone: 403 283 5575/1 888 800 4100/
Fax: 403 283 5579
Email: kensingtonstore@gadventures.com
Website: www.gadventures.com/calgary

Store hours:
Mon-Thurs: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

About G Adventures
G Adventures is a world leader in adventure travel. We offer unique small group adventures, safaris and expeditions on all seven continents with a focus on culture, nature and active travel to more than 60,000 travellers annually. Our unique and varied styles of award-winning trips are ideal for people with a sense of adventure - who want to travel off the beaten path, immerse themselves in the local culture and environment, and experience the real world in a sustainable manner. We are also the proud owner of the polar expedition ship, the M/S Explorer.

Through our commitment to responsible tourism, we have developed Planeterra – The G Adventures Foundation – as a way for us and our travellers to give back to the communities we visit on our trips.

G Adventures has concept stores located in Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto and Melbourne. For more information about G Adventures, please visit www.gadventures.com.

Media contact:
Ned Ambrus, Calgary Concept Store Manager
Email: neda@gap.ca or kensingtonstore@gadventures.com