Sail Away from the Crowds In Southeast Asia By Berne Broudy, GoNOMAD TOURS GUIDE When I travel, my most frequent frustration is visiting a “don’t miss” destination only to find busloads of my brethren swarming about with video cameras, talking loudly. As a traveler who wants to know a country through its people, culture and […]
We are an independent traveler website, but we also know that sometimes it’s best to take a tour, large or small group, to get the best value and see a place. Here are stories about great tours around the world.
GoNOMAD MINI GUIDE: Finding and Choosing the Perfect Tour By Berne Broudy, GoNOMAD TOURS GUIDE From outdoor adventure to cultural immersion, wine tasting to mountain climbing, the travel world is full of educational, inspiring and exciting tours to make your journeys more fulfilling. There are so many options, how do you choose? The following guidelines can […]
Travel at Ground Level By Marie Javins A little girl threw herself in front of our moving truck. We were in India, on day eleven of a two-month overland trip from Nepal to Syria. Our truck was a comfortable, converted, orange and white Mercedes and like most commercial overland trucks, it was a self-contained movable […]
Come enjoy a unique spin on your not-so-average Safari. By Anton W.S. Segal A mecca for pilgrims as well as sun worshippers, Egypt’s Sinai desert is a lesson in duality–simultaneously holy and profane, barren and bountiful. Some travelers come as pilgrims; others prefer to sun themselves senseless on the beaches of Basata or Tarabin. But, […]