Category: Inspiration

Camping in the Sahara

Located about 32km outside the town of Rissani, Morocco, a truly unique and once-in-a-lifetime experience awaits you in the Sahara Desert. Here you will stay overnight in a tent campground that has accommodations for even […]

The Perks of Work: Pacific Northwest USA with Columbia River Gorge

Home to some of the largest trees in the world, the ancient redwoods, and the stunning ‘City by the Bay’ (San Francisco) the Pacific Northwest is the ultimate travel destination for nature lovers. We spoke […]

The Perks of Work: Mexico’s Copper Canyon

When people first think of Mexico they usually daydream about picture perfect beaches, ancient Mayan ruins and colourful Day of the Dead celebrations. While Mexico is rightfully famous for all of these things, what usually […]

East Africa: Natural Wonders and Epic Wildlife

The eastern coast of the African continent is a pure and largely untarnished region that not only contains some of the most fascinating creatures and thrilling landscapes in the entire world but is also not […]

Amman, Jordan - Top Travel Locations for 2019/2020

Top Travel Locations for 2019/2020

(pictured: Amman, Jordan) With the year of 2019 already 50% gone, the time to look into your next getaway is now before the year disappears before your eyes! Gate 1 Travel has made it so […]

Picture of baby elephant - Kenya

Helping Protect Kenya’s Elephants and Giraffes

The unspoiled savannahs of Kenya are renowned as an untamed wilderness. Left unchecked, nature would take its course and species would thrive and falter as they may. But many animals are vulnerable to human interference […]

Landscape view of Mount Rushmore

It’s All Here. Cultural Treasures, Remarkable History, Jaw-Dropping Beauty

It’s all here in the United States. From the magnificent sweep of their national parks to bustling cultural centres, from coastal beauty to southern charm, Gate 1 pulls the curtain back on this remarkable country that […]

La Paz Bolivia

Bolivia: A Wealth of Culture, History and Nature

Its isolated, land-locked locale lends it a cultural richness unparalleled in any other South American nation. It boasts one of the planet’s lowest population densities and most dramatic geographic extremes. The peaks of the Andes […]

What if Westeros was Europe?

If you’re a Game of Thrones (GoT) fan, there’s a good chance you have dedicated a fair amount of time to comparing the fictional continent of Westeros to modern day Europe. George R.R Martin based […]

8 amazing facts about the Wonders of the World

Here are our favourite 8 lesser known facts about some of the Wonders of the World: The Great Wall of China Did you know that parts of this wall date back to the 7th Century? […]