TourRadar Blog - Inspiration to Travel

Travelling Solo? Here’s what you need to know!

Travelling solo can be an immensely rewarding experience and there are many tours that cater for solo travellers. By travelling in a group, you can share your experiences with like minded people and have the comfort of knowing an experienced guide is close by.  Almost 50% of our travellers are solo when they begin their

Cultural Dose – 5 tours to remember

Make your next vacation a cultural one and tour through the vineyards of Spain or the mountains of Patagonia. Here’s our selection of five truly special and memorable tours: 1. Spanish Inspiration, Back Roads Touring In our book, any trip that takes us through Spain has already started off on the right foot. Travelling from

The 8 Best Christmas Markets in Europe

Christmas markets can bring a smile to the face of even the biggest Grinch. If you want to visit them yourself, check out some of the Christmas market tours featured on TourRadar! Dresden, Germany Known as the “Striezelmarkt,” Dresden’s Christmas market dates back to the year 1434, when the people in charge (Friedrich II, Duke of

The world’s best countries for food and drink

There’s no better way to discover a country than through the local cuisine. Sharing food and drink and indulging yourself in the delicacies of a foreign country broadens your culinary horizons and warms your soul. From baked Camembert with a red Bordeaux in France to Pakora and Masala Chai in India, these are some of

Magnificent Africa: 6 of the best spots to visit

The African continent is one of profound beauty, and as the birthplace of human civilisation, it is like no other place on earth. Its vastly different countries, customs and spectacular landscapes is a backdrop for a story that runs older than time itself. From the smooth dry dunes of Namibia to the lush tropical rainforests

5 Quick Tips For Taking Better Travel Photos

These days you don’t need to be a professional photographer to capture a really good photo. Here are 5 quick tips that will help you take better travel pictures: 1. Get…closer Move closer to your subject. Closer, closer… Now get even closer. Of course you can crop pictures later, but it’s much easier to get a

Sand & Fun – 5 Travel Experiences You Can’t Miss

Your hammock is ready, your holidays stacked up and the weather forecast is set to be perfect. Here are 5 of the world’s best beaches and the trips that will take you there. 1. Sabang Beach, Philippines This astoundingly beautiful destination is not only home to one of the world’s best beaches but also the

A Community for Tour Guides is here

We’re pretty excited this week to be launching a project that’s been a long time in the making. The new TourRadar Guide Community is our first step to revolutionising the way tour guides showcase their experience, connect with each other and share their expert travel advice. We’re thrilled to be launching the first dedicated community

Keep your pyjamas on, the TourRadar Online Expo is here!

  On October 24, 2015 from 9:00AM to 6:00PM AEST, join us for the 2015 TourRadar Online Expo. You can chat with representatives from top brands, watch talks about travel and get access to exclusive discounts that are even better than the early bird ones. Best of all, you can do all this from the

Europe In Winter: 6 Most Beautiful Places

With winter just around the corner, we’ve rounded up 6 places in Europe that look their best when the snow starts to fall. 1. Amsterdam, Netherlands Take me to Amsterdam The cosy cafes, the Glühwein beside an open fire and the scrumptious poffertjes makes Amsterdam in winter an experience not to be missed. If you’d