Protecting the planet through travel

Protecting the planet through travel

National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures show you some of the world’s most innovative sustainability initiatives. When you travel on a National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures tour, you support projects that help protect the planet for generations to come. Witness the power of geothermal heat at a greenhouse and power plant in Iceland. Learn…
Q&A: G Expedition artist-in-residence Yvonne Ankerman

Q&A: G Expedition artist-in-residence Yvonne Ankerman

When you're aboard the G Expedition, you're sharing space with plenty more than the ship's crew. There are also naturalists, scientists, conservationists (and sometime-BBC stars) and a variety of artists, including a musician, photographer, and artist-in-residence. Yvonne Ankerman, a South African painter and illustrator, has recently held the latter position, painting polar landscapes and penguins…
5 lessons from the 5 happiest places on Earth

5 lessons from the 5 happiest places on Earth

At G Adventures, we believe strongly in creating happiness and community — so much so that it's one of our five Core Values. On March 20, as the world celebrates World Happiness Day, we're looking at some of the happiest places around the globe, according to the United Nations' World Happiness Report for 2018. These…
My 4 Best Friends

My 4 Best Friends

Of Whom Are You Speaking? My 4 best friends on the trail will be my pack, my tent, my sleeping bag, and my sleeping pad. If everything goes to plan these will in fact be my best friends and not my worst enemies. These 4 items are often referred to “the big 4” when taking…
A tour of the Bob Marley Museum in Kingston, Jamaica

A tour of the Bob Marley Museum in Kingston, Jamaica

When Bob Marley moved into new house at 56 Hope Road, a lot of his neighbours were decidedly sniffy. His music may have put Jamaica on the map, but that didn't mean they wanted him and his entourage spoiling their neat, moneyed neighbourhood. In the decades since the reggae icon's untimely death, however, things have…

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