While alcohol is most commonly thought of as a social lubricant, there’s something to be said for digestifs. A digestif is a type of liqueur that’s traditionally served after a meal to help aid in digestion (hence the name).
The African country is home to hundreds of thousands of ancient artworks
Germany’s capital has a living history that makes it a must-see on your European travels. Audrey Scott takes you from past to present-day Berlin.
Egypt is full of grand monuments to its rulers, but of all the pharaohs, few left their mark like Ramses II. His temple at Abu Simbel is his masterpiece.
Travel writer Robert Reid has long felt Bulgaria’s day as Europe’s next big travel destination was overdue. Here’s eight reasons why it’s coming soon.
Join photographer Greg Snell as he loses his way in Zanzibar’s Stone Town and discovers a cultural tapestry woven into the city’s long, labyrinthine streets.
Travel writer Shelley Seale travels back in time on a bookworm’s tour of Prague.
Turn the pages of more than 30 centuries on this whistle-stop tour of Egypt’s history.
The true measure of a person lies not in how far afield their adventures take them, but how far their ideas and actions move the world.
Travel photographer and former archeologist Genevieve Hathaway traces ancient history on a road trip in Greece.
Think the Arctic is all landscape and wildlife? Think again. G Adventures presents part two of our two-part series on the storied history of the Arctic and the explorers who have dared to roam. This time, we conquer the pole. Brr.
Travel writer and guidebook author Paul Clammer shares his take on Haiti’s Citadelle le Ferrière—the most impressive of fortresses in the entire Americas.
G Adventures presents a two-part series on the storied history of the Arctic and the explorers who have dared to roam. Surprisingly, it starts in 330 BC. So, get comfy (and warm) and read on!
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Panama Canal, we thought we’d shed a light on its long and dangerous history.
There’s no creature more emblematic of New Zealand than the humble, utilitarian, and ubiquitous sheep.
Green beer and shamrock hats aside, how much do you really know about the origins of St Patrick’s Day and what it has meant for religion, culture, and the history of Ireland? We’re going to provide you with a short primer so you can showcase your “gift of gab” after a few pints of Guinness
From now until the last fireworks light up Sochi’s sky on February 23, G Adventures will offer up the best original and curated content from around the web. Want to follow along? We’ll share our take on Sochi 2014 through through the @gadventures handle, on Facebook—and right here on the Looptail. Check out all of [&hellip
Sochi is underway! Brush up on your winter sports lingo and learn some things you probably didn't know about the sport of curling.
It’s hard to get a handle on what Russia is all about, but if you’re looking for somewhere that marries tradition with modernity, opulence with understated elegance, and hominess with large-scale grandeur, then you’ve come to the right place.
Lion dances, family feasts, spectacular fireworks and the giving of red envelopes can only mean one thing: Chinese New Year is upon us once again.