How to empower women by travelling to India and Nepal

How to empower women by travelling to India and Nepal

For many travellers, India can serve up a healthy dose of culture shock; in nearby Nepal, the vibe is much more relaxed. What both of these countries have in common, however, are programs set up to empower each country's formidable local women. G Adventures and its non-profit foundation Planeterra are working hard to improve conditions…
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Corporate Retreats – Six Essential Design Principles by Knowles Training Institute

Corporate Retreats - Six Essential Design Principles by Knowles Training Institute By Traveller's Muse & Knowles Training Institute / March.09.2018 / 5:53 AM ET / Updated 9:23 PM ET Knowles Training Institute corporate retreats offer the...
10 must-eat dishes in Peru, the world's top culinary destination

10 must-eat dishes in Peru, the world's top culinary destination

In late 2017, the South American nation of Peru was named by the World Travel Awards as the world's leading culinary destination — for the sixth consecutive year. If, somehow, you're still unfamiliar with the food that makes Peru a hotspot for culinary travel — or if you simply need a reminder — here's a taste of…
The Serengeti Migration: By the numbers

The Serengeti Migration: By the numbers

Every year, the great beasts of the Serengeti migrate from spot to spot, following the rainfall. Millions of animals traverse the Serengeti — within and without Tanzania's Serengeti National Park — seeking food and water, and safety from the many predators that stalk them as they move. Here, some fast — and fascinating — facts about the spectacular…
5 fascinating facts about La Paz, Bolivia

5 fascinating facts about La Paz, Bolivia

In this series of blog articles, we’ll take you deeper into the cultures and habitats of the places we explore on National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures. We’ve partnered with National Geographic to offer meaningful encounters, interactions with knowledgeable local experts, and the freedom to roam. The Bolivian city of La Paz is one of…
Philly cheese-fake: On the hunt for Philadelphia's best meatless sandwich

Philly cheese-fake: On the hunt for Philadelphia's best meatless sandwich

When I went vegetarian nearly 10 years ago, the common response was confusion: “What?”; “Why?”; “So you’re only eating salad?” These days, things are different. Over the past decade, vegetarianism and veganism have become mainstream enough that most people know and understand what they are, and restaurants cater more and more to those who want…
A case for Latvia as Europe's most beautiful country

A case for Latvia as Europe's most beautiful country

Growing up, people would ask me where my family came from. "Latvia," I’d reply. "Where?" was the invariable response. "Riga," I’d explain. "Oh, Rio," they’d reply, ignoring my distinctly un-Brazilian pallor. I’d sigh and say nothing. Not much was known about the tiny Baltic country that was, at that time, still part of the behemoth…
5 temples to visit in Bali

5 temples to visit in Bali

Bali, one of Indonesia’s central islands, has its own unique style of architecture, Hinduism, art, music, rituals, and spirituality. You can see this in the estimated 20,000 Balinese Hindu temples, or puras, found throughout the island. Although many of these temples date back hundreds of years, they still play an important role in the lives…
Introducing Wanderers, storytelling powered by G Adventures

Introducing Wanderers, storytelling powered by G Adventures

In 2011, G Adventures introduced the Wanderers in Residence program: we partnered with five incredible travel bloggers who shared our core values and our passion for exploring the world. Six years later, we're bringing it back — but, of course, we've given it a bit of a remix. We're proud to introduce Wanderers, our group — there…

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