Slow Traveller

Welcome to the Slow Traveller, a world of food and travel, all in the slow lane. The stories, tours and videos that are tagged with this heading are picks to show options and ideas for people who want to take part in the slow travel movement that is growing rapidly. The leaders in this genre are often niche operators and without the marketing muscle to rise to the top of search results. I have sourced out local operators in Italy (Tuscany and Sicily based), Greece, Mexico, Cuba, Costa Rica, Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Panama, and Thailand. There are also major brand operators (mostly those below) who have themed programs.

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Cuba and the Farm to Table Revolution

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Cuba invites the world to visit its fantastic white sand beaches. But for those with a nose for places beyond the thin coastal rim, there is a fascinating land and people. Just don’t go for the food – or so we were told. Continue reading

Yeah, you could go all inclusive, but you’d have more fun with G Adventures

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Every year, frozen Canadians head south for the sun and you’d think we’d get bored with fly and flop vacations. Some of us have and discovered a way to have… Continue reading

Blue Roads Upscale Small Group Tours

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Back Roads are Now Blue Roads Blue Roads Touring Company* offers a distinctly different type of small group touring experience than most small group tours. It seems that the small… Continue reading