The Rich Flavors of Portuguese Wine and Food

Portugal, a country known for its stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage, is also a treasure trove of culinary delights and world-class wines. From the rolling vineyards of the Douro Valley to the bustling markets of Lisbon, Portugal offers a gastronomic experience that is as diverse as it is delicious. Let’s embark on a journey…

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Managing Dietary Restrictions While Traveling

Traveling is a fantastic way to explore new cultures, meet new people, and try new foods. However, for those of us with dietary restrictions, navigating meals in unfamiliar places can be challenging. Whether you’re gluten-free, vegan, allergic to certain foods, or following a specific diet for health reasons, here are some tips to help you…

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Travel Tips: Staying Hydrated while Traveling

Flying can be an exhilarating experience, but with all the excitement of travel, it’s easy to overlook one crucial aspect of air travel: staying hydrated. While it may seem like a minor detail, adequate hydration during flights is essential for your health and well-being.  Why Hydration Matters Air travel can be dehydrating for several reasons. The…

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A Sahara Desert Tale…

Sunrise on the Sahara – the adventure continues. Written by TravelAvidly’s Director, Dianna Germany, currently on location on our tour of the mystical Morocco. I left my tent alone at six in the morning and followed a group to what I thought was the sunrise tour before breakfast. I didn’t realize it was another camel…

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London and Paris: Timeless Charm and Adventure

A voyage to London and Paris unfolds like a timeless narrative where history, culture, and contemporary flair meet. Especially if you’re a novice traveler, these iconic metropolises offer the perfect introduction to the European experience. In London, the lively thoroughfares pulsate with a dynamic spirit embodying British heritage. From the regal Buckingham Palace to the…

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Here comes the sun…☀️🎶

Enduring a cold winter often leaves many of us with a Vitamin D deficiency, a prevalent issue made much worse by indoor lifestyles and limited sun exposure. Research suggests that approximately 42% of American adults lack adequate Vitamin D levels; not good for for our overall health. Vitamin D, known widely as the “sunshine vitamin,”…

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Astounding Africa: Dianna’s Impressions

On March 30th, TravelAvidly’s Director, Dianna Germany, set off for South Africa to prepare to welcome our Avid travelers who are participating in our South Africa and Zimbabwe tour. A bucket list destination for many, this 15-day journey began with flying to Johannesburg and then to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe where they are spending 3 nights…

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So what exactly differentiates TravelAvidly?

In today’s world, we all strive to appear unique, to stand out in some way, to offer that which others cannot. In many cases, unfortunately, it’s more about appearances than reality, and we all know what people say about appearances… This is why so many ventures fail nowadays. More attention to the fluff, less to…

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Jet Lag Hacks: Transitioning Smoothly to Different Time Zones

Jet lag can really take the wind out of your sails, turning even the best trips into an exhausting ordeal. But fear not! With a few tricks up your sleeve and a little preparation beforehand, you can take the edge off and dive headfirst into your adventures feeling fresh as a daisy. Adjust Your Sleep…

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