Category: Asia & Pacific

Why Sri Lanka should be at the top of your list this year

There’s a reason why Sri Lanka has been named the number one destination to visit in 2019 by numerous travel experts and connoisseurs (most recently by Lonely Planet). Shrouded in mystery and beauty, this island […]

Five foods to try in Vietnam

A great way to experience a destination when travelling is by food. Eating and dining out says so much about a country’s history and culture, and Vietnam is no exception. You’ll discover delicious dishes and […]

The Perks of Work: Classic China

China is a land of contrasts that offers both thriving modern metropolises such as Shanghai and Beijing as well as cities steeped in tradition and history such as the ancient city of Xian, the first […]

9 of the Best New Tours for 2019

Gate 1 Travel new tours for 2019. Tours to Italy & Croatia, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Colombia, Costa Rica, Morocco and more.

The Perks of Work: Essential Vietnam

If you’ve called our Gate 1 Australia reservations team there’s a good chance that you’ve spoken with the lovely Lynne. She has travelled all over the world, but this was her first trip to Vietnam, […]

The Perks of Work: India’s Golden Triangle

India is colourful, chaotic and extremely charismatic. It’s a heady blend of life at its most vivacious, yet the thought of venturing to this very foreign land can come with mixed emotions for some travellers […]

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 […]

Great Wall of China

China: From Monumental Sites to Pandas & Astounding Cities

When it comes to sheer size, China tips the scales and its one of the most compelling and captivating places on Earth.

Not an Average Day in India

This passenger feedback from a recent India trip really stopped us in our tracks!

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 […]