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February 06, 2015 in France / (0) comments

Feb06
Chateau Chambord

It’s hard to say which is more magnificent: the fabled châteaux of the Loire Valley—which are extravagant French castles that are now open to the public—or the fertile countryside in the so-called “Garden of France.” Our Loire Valley tour gives you the best of both as we cruise along gentle, scenic bicycling routes, visit the most famous of these storied… Read More

February 02, 2015 in Walking / (0) comments

Feb02
Basque Cuisine

When you take a walking vacation with VBT, we want you to experience as much of the local culture as possible. While walking along the cobbled roads of ancient cities can provide a window into local life, our off-the-trail activities are how we immerse you in your destination and get you to experience daily life first-hand. On each of our… Read More

January 30, 2015 in Peru / (0) comments

Jan30
Peru market

Dining on native cuisine and learning about indigenous food is one of our favorite appeals of traveling around the world. When you travel with VBT, we not only want you to experience the physical  beauty of a destination during bike rides or walks, but also to experience the culture of the people that inhabit that destination in an authentic, first-hand… Read More

January 23, 2015 in Walking / (0) comments

Jan23
Ireland Walking

American author and journalist Hal Borland once said that “All walking is discovery. On foot we take the time to see things whole.” That’s exactly what we had in mind when we introduced walking tours to our line of active vacations six years ago. There are some places that cannot be experienced to the fullest in a tour bus, and… Read More

Zurich

Zurich is one of Switzerland’s best kept secret, morphed into a vibrant city, located amid one of Europe’s most beautiful settings—on the western shores of the crystal-clear Lake Zurich, with great views of snowy peaks in the distance.  Whether you choose to amble along the cobbled alleys that crisscross Altstadt (or Old Town), grab a drink in a cozy café,… Read More

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