Love and Learn through Travel
not your typical vacation. Its an opportunity to expand your knowledge
while enjoying the sights and maybe even increase your odds of winning
a game of trivial pursuit. Whether its walking in the Sahara, going
on a private safari in South Africa or exploring a Spanish castle GoNOMAD
has links to tours catering to a diversity of interests.
Historical and cultural tours are becoming a booming
business these days
when most people have access to the Discovery and Travel channels. Many
feel that travel is not just a means of vacationing but an opportunity
to investigate the unknown and examine new ways of life.
Listed below are several companies that offer travelers custom-designed,
private, and adventure-oriented tours. The destination is up to you but
no matter where you end up, so long as you remain open to the experience,
the options are limitless. The world is at your fingertips so why not
take time to enjoy the view?
121 West 27th St.
New York, NY 10001 United States
Phone: 800-378-4555 Fax: 212-206-9101
Custom-designed private tours to South Africa, Morocco, Spain and Turkey.
Expert, private guides, itineraries tailored to your interests. Honeymoon,
Jewish heritage, food/wine and soft adventure specialists. Recommended
47 Potter Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801 United States
Phone: 800-380-4777, 914-632-0022 Fax: 914-632-8494
Insight Cuba invites you to experience the true spirit of Cuba--its people.
Our unique programs connect you with in-country hosts who provide extraordinary
access to Cuban life today. From a weekend in Havana, to a two-week immersion
in Cuban culture, Insight Cuba has an adventure for you.
France...Off the Beaten Path
7 Rue Surcouf
Gouesnou, Finistere 29850 France
Phone: US toll free 877-846-2831 Fax: 603-853-7266
French-American owned company with 15 years experience specializing in
group walking, active cultural and specialty tours to Provence, Loire
Dordogne, Bordeaux, Alsace, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Paris and Southwest
FranceItineraries meet the interests of active travelers seeking a culturally
enriching, interactive and personalized vacation. Intimately experience
French culture, with opportunities to walk and ride through picturesque
countryside, dine with local residents, meet village merchants, and wine
taste "en famille."
3516 NE 155th St.
Seattle, WA 98155 United States
Phone: 800-345-4453, 206-365-0686 Fax: 206-363-6615
Wildland Adventures offers worldwide cultural and natural history explorations
for active and inquisitive travelers who appreciate charming hostlery,
premier safari services, and expert native guides. Family, small group
and custom ecotravel throughout Central America, South America, Africa,
Turkey and Alaska, New Zealand and Antarctica.
11 Spring Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3065 Australia
Phone: 61-3-9473-2626 Fax: 61-3-9419-4426
Intrepid Travel is for those travellers wishing to escape the humdrum
of mainstream tourism. We travel off the beaten track through Asia in
an affordable, grass roots style, immersing ourselves in the local culture
and lifestyle. If you want to come face to face with Thailand, Vietnam,
China, India, Nepal or anywhere else in Asia - look no further!
1311 63rd Street, Suite 200
Emeryville, CA 94608 United States
Phone: 800-228-8747 Fax: 510-654-4200
Adventure Center offers affordable small group adventures throughout the
world to stimulate and challenge! Adventure Center allows travelers to
immerse themselves in the country they are visiting; to appreciate its
people, cultures and wildlife, and the delicate balance necessary for