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Turin: One of Italy’s Best Kept Secrets

Equally elegant and hip, the Piedmont capital of Turin is one of Italy’s most surprising cities. Fanciful tree-lined avenues lead to art deco cafes and Renaissance, baroque, rococo, and neoclassical facades. Splendid art galleries and opera houses serve as the cherished repositories of northern Italian culture. And public squares, neatly tended gardens, stately castles and grand palaces that were built between the 16th and 18th centuries recall Turin’s heyday as the glittering capital of the House of Savoy. Discovery Tours’ new Cinque Terre, Parma, Bologna & Lakes itinerary unveils its treasures.

Emerald Views in Halong Bay

Mesmerizing Halong Bay in northeast Vietnam is one of the most popular destinations in the country, with good reason!

The Perks of Work: Employee Travel Testimonial – Iceland

Iceland is a travel destination that has become quite popular within the last few years, and for good reason. Adventure, natural beauty, culture and affordable flights and accommodations, make it the perfect new destination to explore!

China’s Epic Cultural Treasures

When it comes to sheer size, China tips the scales. Just think of it: In all the world, it boasts the longest manmade structure, the greatest concentration of skyscrapers, the largest hydroelectric dam, the vastest […]

Coasting through Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy is one of the most unique and popular tourist destinations in all of the world. Canals, gondolas, bridges and a lack of cars and roads are all reasons to visit.

Cinque Terre: Time Capsule of Old Italy

Few travel experiences match that moment when you lay eyes on your first village of Cinque Terre. Colorful clusters of houses cling to rocky slopes rising from the sea against a backdrop of emerald-green hills. […]

Nicaragua Is Ready for Its Close-Up

Nicaragua Is Ready for Its Close-Up Time is a relative concept in Nicaragua. In a matter of a few hours, you can peer into the primeval mouth of an active volcano, still bubbling after its […]

Dreaming in Italian

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 […]

3rd Annual Gate 1 Photo Contest

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

Sitting Lakeside at Lake Bled, Slovenia

Lake Bled, Slovenia may be one of the most picturesque views in the entire world.