Gate 1 Photo Friday from Budapest!

The Széchenyi Baths are located in Budapest, Hungary, and make up one of the largest bath complexes in all of Europe. This complex has a total of 21 pools and includes thermal/medicinal pools, saunas, massage therapies, […]

The Allure of Southeast Asia

Few regions of the world embody our ideal vision of paradise: emerald forests, turquoise waters lapping at palm-fringed beaches, an all-embracing and peace-loving religion, and a simple way of life even amidst the bustle of […]

Paris France

How to go it alone & not have to worry

Gate 1 is renowned for our escorted tours that provide quality inclusions at affordable prices – but did you know that we do the same thing on our independent packages? Not everyone wants to travel […]

An African Safari: What to Know Before Your Discovery Tour

Find out what a typical safari looks like and get tips that will make your adventure comfortable.

Our 12 Most Popular Tours in 2018

We are sharing the top 12 best performing tours thus far in 2018 because you deserve to know!

The Perks of Work: Danube River Cruise

We caught up with one of our Gate 1 team to get the inside scoop on European river cruising.

Iceland

5 Best Places to Escape This Winter

We have compiled a list of destinations that will get you to places with less crowds during the peak months, while still shaking off the winter blues.

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Breathless in Bwindi: Meeting the Last of the Great Apes

There are only about 350 mountain gorillas left in this vast expanse of misty protected land. But you have faith that your long hike will pay off.

Turin: One of Italy’s Secret Gems

Equally elegant and hip, the Piedmont capital of Turin is one of Italy’s most surprising cities.

Top 10 Things to Discover in Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg

History buffs, travel junkies and thrill seekers alike will love this part of Europe thanks to its diversity in culture, foods and activities.