For me, the most important part of any hotel room is the bathtub. Not just the tub itself, but the view from it. Show me a freestanding tub with an incredible view and I’ll show you just how long I can soak. Our team of luxury travel consultants has scouted the globe for the best... Continue Reading →
An African safari is one of the greatest trips of all time. But for those for whom the continent is a bit out of reach, those who have exhausted its many thrilling destinations, or those simply seeking something unusual, there is life beyond Africa—literally. Here, 11 opportunities to safari beyond Africa. Borneo This rugged Asian... Continue Reading →
Planet Earth is full of more natural wonders, amazing animals, and peculiar plants than we humans can count — and, since an estimated 86 percent of the world's species have yet to be discovered, there's more out there than we may ever know about. But many of the ecosystems and the life forms they support... Continue Reading →
From desert landscapes to lush rain forests, these national parks are among the most stunning places on Earth — and have to be seen to be believed. Here are five national parks from around the globe to put on your globe-trotting bucket list. The Namib-Naukluft National Park in Namibia is a study in extremes. It’s... Continue Reading →
Writer Sophie Friedman recounts the lush rewards of her travels in Kenya during Emerald Season. "Stepping off the plane in Kenya’s Samburu National Reserve my eyes were met by electric shades of green. It proved almost disorienting, since my daydreams of this journey had been filled with visions of a dry and arid landscape. Perhaps... Continue Reading →
Travel takes on new meaning when you discover how your vacation can transform lives. Along with G Adventures, we’ll create meaningful moments to engage with the communities you visit and show ways that you can help make a difference. On G Adventures’ comfort-driven National Geographic Journeys, your immersion can be as simple as dining with a local and... Continue Reading →
In This Issue: All About Africa, Special Offers, Bella's Broadcast, and much more! Read the most recent issue of our newsletter to learn all about traveling to our exciting destination of the month: Africa!
Africa is famous for it's "Big Five". The term originally referred to hunting lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants and Cape buffalo. These five mammals are dangerous and it was considered an achievement to bring them home as a trophy. But, today, the term simply refers to the big 5 you will most likely see on an... Continue Reading →