Put a little history in your mouth with Brazil's national dish Feijoada

Brazil's hosting of the Olympics has created a surge of interest in travel to South America's largest country. You probably know Brazil is crazy about soccer. You might also know her samba dance and music. But you might not be aware that Brazil is also popular for her most prized food - Feijoada Brasileira. National Dish of Brazil Feijoada is a... read more

Walnut Grove Business Association annual golf tournament

Walnut Grove Travel would like to thank all that played in this years Walnut Grove Business Association annual golf tournament. Also a big thanks to Winston from Sandals Resorts in coming out and co-sponsoring the Hole-in one challenge for a chance to win a trip for two to a Sandals Resort. read more

El Dorado Royale, A gourmet Inclusive Vacation

I recently spent two weeks at this resort, and it was fabulous.first, no wristbands, no towel cards, service that was impeccable and the food! Other than an option for breakfast there are no buffets at this resort. The dining options were incredible, and the culinary series is amazing. Visiting chefs focus on exquisite meals, often reflecting local cuisine.Canadian Beef WeekEl... read more

The sporty side of Cape Town

From biking, abseiling and diving to kitesurfing and running: Cape Town offers many active outdoor pursuits. Professional trail runner Ryan Sandes shows the active side of South Africa’s laidback Mother City.“Trail running is a form of meditation for me. It allows me to escape reality.”Ryan Sanders Ryan Sandes specialises in breaking records. While most people consider a marathon quite the... read more

10 engagement ring trends

1. Bows Intricate bows add just enough flash to an engagement ring without being too tacky. 2. Customized and Meaningful Having an engravement is always in style. The sky's the limit now with some available style consisting of ring elements with built in storage for a short poem. WOW!!3. Metal Prongs Metal prongs which hold the diamond in the setting... read more

Take a Sublime Soak in BC’s Hot Springs

By Anita Draycott From historic spa resorts to remote parkland, from glacier-fed rivers to offshore islands, BC's hot springs are as varied as the landscapes they spring from. The province's biggest concentration of natural hot springs is in the Kootenay Rockies region; the easiest way to find them is to follow the signs for the Hot Springs Circle Route. This... read more

North India Highlights and Experience

I had the good fortune of attending the North India Highlights trip with G Adventures from Sept. 28-Oct 5 2014. Two of my desires were offered to me in one package:1. To visit India2. To experience a G Adventure tripI was joined by Sahara Abu-Ulbeh, G Adventure GPS (Global Purpose Specialist), our CEO (Chief Experience Officer), Manu and 8 other... read more