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Barge Lead 11-14

In 2014 VBT is offering four “Bike and Barge” vacations throughout the Netherlands, Belgium, France & Germany. With the ease of unpacking only once, this alternate way of travel transports you through some of Europe’s most art- and history-rich destinations and immerses you in fascinating cultures, easily and comfortably.  By barge, you’ll be able to cover more territory and gain… Read More

Machu Picchu, Peru

Ken and Helen B. are avid active travelers hailing from the Midwest of the US. Although bicycling is their main passion, they said they’ve been getting into hiking a lot more recently. After 5 memorable biking vacations with VBT they decided to go on our Peru: Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley walking tour last March. “We have enjoyed all… Read More

November 13, 2013 in Thai Recipes / (0) comments

Nov13
Machu Picchu, Peru

In our quarterly E-newsletter we like to include a fun recipe that pertains to one of our vacations. In this issue our Marketing Director, Paul Williams, offers up his preferred recipe for Pad Thai—a dish he learned about while traveling in Thailand. You can visit Thailand with VBT on our Exploring Northern Thailand bicycling vacation. Enjoy the recipe! Pad Thai is… Read More

November 06, 2013 in Culinary / (0) comments

Nov06
Machu Picchu, Peru

As author J.R.R Tolkein once said, “if more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world”—and we couldn’t agree more. At VBT we think one of the best ways to culturally immerse yourself on a vacation is to fully experience the native cuisine, as the tastes of a country or region… Read More

November 05, 2013 in VBT Community / (0) comments

Nov05
Machu Picchu, Peru

If you ask any traveler about their VBT vacation you’ll undoubtedly hear praise of our expert, local Trip Leaders among their remarks, so it’s no coincidence that 95% of our travelers rate their Trip Leaders “excellent “.  You see, our Trip Leaders are more than just tour guides—they are friends, partners, caregivers, teachers, and bilingual residents of the region you… Read More

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