Traveling to Europe with Allergies: 8 Tips for a Safe and Enjoyable Trip Traveling to Europe is a dream for many, with its rich history, stunning landscapes, and diverse cultures. However, for travelers with allergies, the prospect can be daunting. But fear not! With a bit of planning and awareness, you can have a safe […]

European Travel, Healthy Eating

Europe with Allergies

Europe with Allergies

These top French hotels are masters at pampering their guests! Ready for a touch of luxury and some unforgettable moments? With unique packages and fabulous amenities, they truly showcase the crème de la crème of French hospitality. And here’s the kicker: these exclusive perks are only available when you book through a travel advisor, ensuring […]

France, Hotels, Travel Tips

Top French Hotels – 2024

Top Hotels in France

Discovered at the Emotions Travel Show in Seville, Spain The Emotions Travel Show in Seville, Spain, was an incredible event filled with exciting new partnerships and discoveries, showcasing the finest boutique hotels in Europe. This experience unveiled unique destinations, luxurious stays, and unforgettable culinary delights. Thanks to our exclusive partnerships, I can often offer my […]

Boutique Hotels, European Travel, Vacation planning

Boutique Hotels in Europe

Hotel Alphonso XIII - Marriott Boutique Hotel in Seville Spain

Things to Take Care of BEFORE You Leave For Vacation Congrats, you’re going on vacation and you’re super excited about planning your trip. Keep riding that high by using this pre-travel checklist. You’ll address a major stressor that is often overlooked: preparing to leave for vacation. As much as we all want to just pack […]

International Travel, Travel Tips

Your Pre-Travel Checklist

Pre travel checklist at the airport

A Mediterranean cruise explores a mosaic of cultures, historical treasures, and culinary delights. Offering an unmatched canvas for a customized cruise adventure. Forget the one-size-fits-all tour packages; here’s how you can carve your own path. Bespoke excursions align with your passions, pace, and pleasures. Dive into History on your Mediterranean Cruise Monaco’s Royal Heritage: While Monaco […]

Cruise, European Travel, Mediterranean

Top Tips to Personalize your Mediterranean Cruise

Monaco on a Mediterranean Cruise

Are you a lover of authentic travel experiences and culinary delights? If so, you’re in for a treat. Let Viking River Cruises take you on a journey through the heart of Europe’s most captivating regions. From historic cities to charming villages, embark on a voyage like no other as we explore the ease and elegance […]

European Travel, River Cruise

4 Reasons to try Viking River Cruises

Viking River Cruise

What to bring and how to keep them safe  Planning for a dream vacation can be one of the most exciting things to look forward to. From picking a location to choosing a hotel, making your itinerary, and deciding what to see and do, it can be quite thrilling. However, among all the excitement, don’t […]

International Travel, Travel Tips

International Travel Documents

Want to explore the art of crafting a delightful French New Year’s Eve feast at home. Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or just beginning your journey into French-inspired celebrations, you can enjoy the culinary delights of a Parisian-inspired soirée. Setting the Stage for a French New Year’s Eve Extravaganza Create a welcoming atmosphere at home […]

Food, France, Holiday Travel

 A Guide to a French New Year’s Eve Feast

French New Year's Eve

One of the most significant advantages of enlisting the services of a travel advisor is the substantial savings they can secure for you. There is no doubt that travel agents save you money. Here’s how they do it: 1. Special Agreements for Unbeatable Rates Travel advisors cultivate special agreements with airlines, hotels, and other suppliers. […]

Travel Tips, Vacation planning

5 ways Travel Agents save you money

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Experience the magic of Christmas in France with our guide to the top three towns for an unforgettable holiday season. Discover the festive wonders of Strasbourg, Colmar, and Lyon, ensuring your Christmas is filled with joy and enchantment. Where to Spend Christmas in France Strasbourg Explore the enchanting Christmas spirit in Strasbourg, known as the […]

France, Holiday Travel

Where to Spend Christmas in France

At Gourmet Adventures Travel Co., I craft culinary getaways for travelers who love to eat well and yearn to truly savor the authentic side of their destination. From a river cruise through Provencal wine country to a journey through the heady spice markets and medinas of Morocco, you'll taste your way through the world's most enchanting landscapes.

My secret sauce for perfectly planned escapes? Before I was a travel advisor, I was a chef-so you can trust me to sniff out the best culinary experiences abroad, steer you to life-changing restaurants, and bake up a vacation truly fit for your food-loving soul.  Through my industry connections and first-hand experiences, I am able to uncover "off-menu" adventures for you.  And since everybody's palate is different, your culinary travel journey will be uniquely tailored to what you want to see, do and taste.