Taking it all in at Waterton Lakes National Park

@juliannechai snapped this awesome photo (along with many more) enjoying the scenery in Waterton Lakes National Park while exploring the Canadian Rockies with Gate 1. Be sure to check out @juliannechai on Instagram to see […]

Maori: Keepers of a Rich Culture

We can thank the Maori people for New Zealand. Originally from eastern Polynesia, they arrived on these shores by canoe on several waves of voyages that lasted between 1250 and 1300 AD. Naturally, they brought […]

Elephant Love on Kenyan Safari

Gate 1 traveler Sharon (@sharon_berardino) caught a glimpse of these two playful elephant teens in action on Gate 1’s small-group Discovery tour 11 Day Kenya Safari Exploration. “My Kenya experience with Gate 1 exceeded all […]

On Safari in Sweeping, Spellbinding Kenya

As you awake in your lodge, the African sun sets the sky ablaze with the promise of another spectacular day. You awaken yourself with coffee and a bite, then join your fellow safari-goers for the […]

Karen Blixen’s Famed Farm

“I had a farm in Africa.” So begins the 1985 film Out of Africa, with what may be the most famous 15 seconds in American film. What follows is a sweeping epic that spans some […]

Gate 1 travelers strike a pose

A group of Gate 1 passengers stopped for this awesome photo op on the roof of their boat, cruising through Halong Bay on a tour of Vietnam. What a crew!

9 Things to Know About the Maasai

Mysterious and exotic, the Maasai people have been the center of Kenya’s rural culture for generations. When you visit Masai Mara National Park and other game reserves here, you are on their sacred land. These […]

Vietnam & Cambodia: Cultural Treasures of Indochina

Westerners think of mainland Southeast Asia as a lush paradise of emerald-hued mountains overlooking tranquil villages, terraced farmland tilled by plow-pulling oxen, and French-flavored cities frozen in time and buzzing with bicycles and motor scooters. […]

Cambodia & Vietnam Entry Requirements

International Entry & Visa Requirements for U.S. Passport Holders Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. CAMBODIA – Visa required. Tourists may obtain a Cambodian visa for $30 upon […]

You could win a trip to exotic Morocco!

Gate 1 Travel is giving away an 8-day trip for two to one of the world’s most entrancing destinations – Morocco!  Enter below for your chance to explore this authentic and deeply historic country surrounded […]