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Gate 1 Travel’s 2018 Photo Contest: Enter Today!

Gate 1 Travel is excited to announce that you can now enter our 3rd annual photo contest with a chance to win $500! Tag your best photo(s) from past trips with both #gate1travel #2018contest and […]

Reykjavik Iceland best places to eat

Iceland Travel Tips: Best Places to Eat in Reykjavik

Iceland is quickly becoming a huge tourist destination thanks to its Viking history, bustling cities and unique adventures for visitors. Its isolated location means that it has a culture all its own and with that […]

Gate 1 Foundation: Improving Life Through Education

Dani Pipano, President of Gate 1 Travel, learned early on while working as a tour guide, the immeasurable value of assisting children who are less fortunate. “The children I met, and continue to meet, have […]

Seville, Spain – A Top City to Visit in 2018

Seville, Spain, was recently named the top city to visit in 2018, so that’s another great reason to add it to your travel list ASAP. This once traffic-plagued locale has recently found its artisan roots […]

Machu Picchu Peru

Peru’s Natural and Cultural Splendour

There are few places where nature, culture and history converge as seamlessly as Peru.┬áThe past was shaped by geography here and lost cultures are literally etched in the massive carved stones of the ancient sites. […]

Geneva Switzerland

Top 7 Reasons to Visit Switzerland

The Swiss are renowned for many things: their neutrality during World War II; their invigorating blend of French, Italian, German and distinctly Swiss cultures; their precision of timing as embodied in carefully made Swiss watches; […]

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Discover Something New in 2018

It seems that the more places we visit, the more new destinations we hear about and want to explore! Trying to narrow down the list of ‘where to next’ can be tough for travellers, so […]

Varanasi India

Shining A Light On All Things Good In India

On the 15th day of the month of Kartika, millions around the world will be celebrating Diwali. In 2017, this special day falls on 19 October in India, where it’s an official holiday to celebrate […]

Facts about Greece

Curious Facts About Greece

When we think of Greece, we quickly picture the Acropolis perched upon its rocky outcrop overlooking the city below. Or the azure domes of the Greek Islands hovering over whitewashed buildings. These sweeping views stir […]

Munich Germany by Anthony Judice

Is There More To Oktoberfest Than Beer?

If we turn the calendar back to 1810, this is when the first Oktoberfest was held to celebrate Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig’s marriage to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. The 5-day festival started on October 12 […]