Cruising through Europe on it’s sparkling rivers is becoming more and more popular. It is easy to understand why when you think about the picturesque landscapes, local cuisine, and exceptional service provided on these cruises. If it’s your first time, here are some things you’ll want to know before you go river cruising in Europe. […]
A Foodie’s Guide to Christmas Markets on the Rhine River Is there anything more magical than a Christmas market in Europe? The smell of roasting chestnuts, the sound of carolers, and the twinkling lights on the trees all contribute to the enchanting atmosphere of these festive events. This year, why not combine your love of […]
Lyon, France is certainly the city to indulge in all of your French foodie fantasies, decadent dreams and love of adventurous cuisine. This historic city is the gastronomic capital of France – and the French would probably argue (and possibly be right), the entire world. The best known chefs all encourage gourmands-in-the-making to make the […]
The Rhine and Danube Rivers offer cruises with some similarities. They flow through some of the most scenic places in Europe. You will see bustling cities, charming villages, and even picturesque fields. Castles dot the countryside. If you are just getting ready to take your first European river cruise, or you’ve been on several, you […]
If you’re someone who is new to cruises, it can feel like an overwhelming process. Here are some tips to avoid cruise planning mistakes. There are many things that are unique to the cruising world that don’t show up in “regular” travel. One of the things that first-time cruisers don’t realize is that cruise lines plan itineraries years in advance. […]
Ready to taste your way through the enchanting capital of Hungary? From cozy cafes to the bustling food market halls, there are so many things to do in Budapest for food lovers. Read on to learn some of my top culinary experiences in the city. Budapest is full of wonders. Regardless of your reason to […]
Rhine castles and Swiss Alps Cruise with Amawaterways Cruising the Rhine River from Switzerland to the Netherlands you’ll float past castles and gorges, vineyards and fortresses. This will be a journey you won’t soon forget. Hop aboard and let’s virtually explore this amazing waterway together. The first day’s itinerary begins in the Swiss Alps, embarking […]
10 Reasons Why Ocean Cruisers Will Love River Cruising When comes to cruising, ocean voyages have long been a top choice for vacationers. Offering affordability, convenience, and the assurance of having everything you need in one place, they are a perfect way to embark on an amazing getaway. What could be better than that? Well, […]
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.