Back in 2008, Dave and Deb traded in their careers in the film industry for a lifestyle devoted to worldwide adventures. This past year, they joined Go Ahead travelers on our Scandinavia tour, where they took in the mind-blowing scenery and modern Nordic cities of Bergen, Oslo, Copenhagen, Stockholm, and Helsinki.
Ring in spring on a tour of Amsterdam
Nothing says “springtime” quite like flowers, and the Netherlands is certainly the spot to go to see the season’s brightest blooms.
Italian wine 101
Whether you're whisking off on one of our Food & Wine tours through Italy or simply dreaming of your next adventure with every sip, Italy's traditional wines are an easy (and delicious!) way to connect with local culture.
5 Sites to see along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way
What comes to mind when you think of Ireland? Verdant landscapes, friendly locals, and picturesque villages? You’ll find all of this and so much more on a trip along the Wild Atlantic Way.
With one of the mildest climates in Europe, Portugal’s capital is the second oldest European capital city after Athens and, like much of Europe, was once part of the vast Roman Empire. This makes Lisbon home to plenty of interesting places to visit—read on for some of our favorite things to do in the city.
Several years ago, over 100 million votes were cast in an online poll to update the ancient list. The only existing ancient Wonder, the Great Pyramids of Giza, remains an honorable mention, but Go Ahead Tours also visits six of the new seven Wonders:
We tend to think of Provence’s fresh flowers and food as integral to the character of the French nation, and to an extent, that’s true. But on closer inspection, Provence is in many ways a country all its own, with its own language, customs and recipes. And that brings us to ratatouille, a quintessentially Provençal dish that’s become a symbol of France. Americans learned how to pronounce ratatouille (“rat-a-TOO-ee”)
Go Ahead Groups Account Manager Angus Beaton is a self-described “history nerd” who fell in love with Vienna while in college. “I love European history, and I wanted to take my time in Vienna. So the three-night Vienna extension on my Historic Germany: Berlin to Bavaria tour made perfect sense, and it was definitely a highlight of my trip.” But before he could indulge in Vienna’s famous sachertorte (“the best slice o
There’s nothing quite like Paris in the spring. The gardens at Versailles begin to awaken from their winter’s slumber, cafes fling open their windows to the sidewalks and Parisians shed their long overcoats and reclaim their rightful place among the world’s snazziest dressers. Go Ahead’s Heidi Durflinger and Lindsay Link got a taste of Paris’ springtime joie de vivre this March at our an
We tend to think of volcanoes as angry monsters that blow their tops in violent bursts of lava and ash. But volcanoes aren't always scary; on the contrary, they're some of our favorite destinations! Join us as we take a quick tour of seven of our world's most amazing volcanoes.
South Africa is known as the Rainbow Nation, and when you visit, you’ll be treated to kaleidoscopic delights from sea to sky. Here are our favorite reasons for visiting South Africa on a Go Ahead tour. 1. Game Drives Game drives on South Africa Discovery visit the rhinos of Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve, the crowded watering holes of the Pumba Private Game Reserve, and the famous lions of Kruger National Park.
A European vacation with someone special is always romantic, but step inside these three cities, and you'll feel something magical. We think Paris, Verona and Venice are some of the most romantic cities in Europe—here's why.
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