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Why visit the Mediterranean in the off-season
When the sunny days of summer are over, Italy and Greece still shine. Visit these destinations during the cooler months to enjoy comfortable temperatures, savor seasonal specialties, and join in on festive celebrations. Here are four ways to make the most of a Mediterranean getaway in the off-season.
A personalized trip to Portugal & Spain
Did you know that you can make any of our 175+ tours an exclusive departure with just 14 people? Here’s how Group Coordinator Gerry made a journey to Portugal and Spain all his own by tailoring it to his group’s interests.
Globetrotting sisters explore Southern Italy
Kay and Anne have been traveling together since 2002 and documenting their adventures on their blog, BlondeBrunetteTravel.com. Over the summer, they set out on tour to find out what makes Italy’s “boot heel” an amazing destination.
Many countries require a tourist visa for all travelers wishing to enter—and many travelers end up unpleasantly surprised by unexpected fees or paperwork. Follow our tips below to steer clear of documentation woes.
As part of our search for an on-tour photographer, we sent Boston- and Shanghai-based shooter Stacey Wei through Paris, Provence & the French Riviera— a fantastic region to explore for someone with her passion for culinary adventure.
Local markets can be some of the best places to find authentic gifts and souvenirs—but to get a good price, you've often got to do a little bargaining. While some may think that haggling with vendors is not for the faint of heart, you’d be surprised how easy it is to master the skill.
When Tour Consultant Kyle P. returned from his first Go Ahead tour, A Taste of Tuscany & Umbria, "gluttony" was the word he used to describe his experience of eating his way through Italy. Yet, it wasn't the food photos that caught our eye but the images of the quiet moments on tour and the smaller details that tell a larger story.
There’s nothing like that feeling when you realize you’ve misplaced important travel document (such as your passport) and you are far from home. But don’t fret—if you handle the situation properly, lost documents are usually little more than an inconvenience.