Category: Europe

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.

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.

The Perks of Work: Travel in Iceland

Iceland is a travel destination that has grown in popularity over the last few years, and for good reason. Adventure, natural beauty and local culture make it the perfect new destination to explore! Candice, from […]

Gate 1’s New River Cruise Ships for 2019

Now is the time to start planning your 2019 river cruise to have your choice of cabins and take advantage of fantastic early bird rates!

Northern Italy: Where Rich Gastronomies Flavour Everyday Life

If you think Tuscany has the last word on Italian cuisine, think again. The nation’s less-visited regions to the north – Lombardy, Piedmont, Emilia-Romagna – boast their own bounty of mouthwatering, fresh-from-the-earth specialties. Journey with […]

Corfu Greece

Corfu: Fit for an Empress

Ancient poet Homer praised the Greek island of Corfu as “rich and beautiful.” About 2,500 years later, the Ionian Sea gem still boasts plenty to rhapsodize about. Inland, the rolling countryside is home to quaint […]

Venice Italy

Sweet Dreams of Italy

It’s been said that Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life. Indeed, the glorious panoramas, exquisite cuisine and wine, elegant architectural treasures, magnificent art, and smiling Italian people unfold […]

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 […]