Archive for the ‘Adventure Travel’ Category

5 Spectacular Hotels in Argentina

Argentina. From the bustling city of Buenos Aires to the rainforest of Iguazu Falls to the mountains and lakes of Bariloche, this country abounds with natural wonder. Whether you choose to enjoy the great outdoors or opt for a city stay, Argentina’s comfortable and special hotels and resorts will contribute to an unforgettable stay. Here […]

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Northern Patagonia: Come for the Scenery, Stay for the People

22 October 17

Author: Tiffany

Northern Patagonia. It’s as if someone extracted the best elements of my favorite places in the world and wrapped them all up into one fairytale destination. The tranquil blue waters bring back memories of the Caribbean; the mountains’ dazzling contrasts mimic Switzerland; the locals’ appreciation of food, wine, and culture parallel Italy; and the respect for […]

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Food, Drink and Culture in Argentina

18 October 17

Author: Tiffany

In the United States, we are a people on the go. Walking to class with a venti coffee. Driving to work with a microwaveable breakfast pastry. Grabbing dinner in the drive-through on the way to sports practices. Actually pausing from a stressful, busy day to enjoy a meal together with family or friends is a […]

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Family Travel in Europe

19 September 17

Author: Beth Barnett

So, you long for adventure in the “Old World?” Maybe the type you had in your younger years, or maybe the type you read about and see in movies…Parisian cafes, wine “under the Tuscan sun,” sailing into Barcelona. Alas, you don’t believe these dreams will ever become reality because of the adventure suckers in your […]

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Packing for an Alaska Vacation

11 July 17

Author: Tiffany

Packing for a week or two in Alaska can be challenging when you consider the variety of activities there are to enjoy: glacier trekking, sea kayaking, fishing, hiking…all of which require different gear. A look at the weather report during peak season most likely reveals loads of rain, even more sun, snow in some places, […]

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Unforgettable Travel in Alaska

5 July 17

Author: Tiffany

Often viewed as a rustic playground for explorers and adventurers, Alaska used to seem daunting to travelers. Over the years, however, countless methods to explore America’s Last Frontier have made it exciting for families, honeymooners, active travelers, and retirees alike. Hiking Hiking and camping certainly remain authentic ways to explore Alaska’s interior, though not for […]

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Travel Helps Celebrate Milestones

Whether you’re commemorating an anniversary, a reunion, a birthday, or another major milestone, your celebration is meant to be shared and to be savored. What better way to do that than with a vacation? Travel brings us together like few experiences can, forging bonds among generations, family members, and friends. At Global Escapes, we specialize […]

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The Islands Less Traveled: Off-the-Beaten-Track Caribbean Destinations

22 March 17

Author: Kacie Fogg

The Caribbean is a popular destination for beach lovers, honeymooners, and families. While the most popular vacation spots include Jamaica, Mexico, and the Dominican Republic, many travelers don’t think about other remarkable Caribbean islands that are comparable in cost, convenience, and safety. By considering some of these other equally great destinations, you may be able […]

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Navigating Cuba

2 March 17

Author: Kacie Fogg

Cuba, a beautiful Caribbean Island enriched with fascinating culture, notable history, and distinct architecture, has recently been opened to American travelers, who can finally explore the country for the first time since the ‘60s. Cuba is an easy destination to reach–just a short distance south of Florida with plenty of non-stop flight options. With beautiful […]

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7 Reasons to Fall in Love with a River Cruise

9 February 17

Author: Kacie Fogg

  River cruises are becoming an increasingly popular and relatively easy way to travel the world. With numerous rivers to explore and companies to book your trip with, river cruises provide guests with excellent service, exquisite food and wine, and a perfect balance between action-packed days and relaxation. This Valentine’s Day, here are seven reasons […]

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