Gordons Guide in educational drive

18th Aug 2006

Adventure &
Active Travel Worldwide is launching its newest travel category - Educational Travel - at
www.GordonsGuide.com. The site offers 10,000 trips to 3,000
destinations in 126 countries, for vacationers of all ages, making it the
largest online marketplace for adventure and active travel.
  “More and more travelers are incorporating education and learning into
their vacation experience, such as learning a new language abroad,” said
Timothy E. Gordon, founder and CEO. “We are seeing more families scrapping
traditional travel plans for more meaningful and interactive vacations.
This trend will continue as more vacation providers accommodate the growing
demand so this category will expand. Whatever the trends may be, adventure
and active travelers will find what they’re looking for at
  As part of the Educational Travel category, travelers can choose to
learn about the world of art from Art History Abroad, where instructors
teach on- site and expose travelers to the many beautiful treasures of
Italy and London. For those desiring to learn a new language and cultural
immersion, Languages Abroad, a leading language-travel organization, offers
to teach 30 languages in 50 countries with a variety of travel options and
programs to suit travelers’ needs.
  Additional categories at GordonsGuide.com include archeological tours,
eco-tourism, culinary vacations, safaris and special interest travel
categories such as family camps, women’s travel and corporate team-building
adventures. The site also offers dude ranches, heli-skiing, ATV vacations,
houseboating, surfing camps, whitewater rafting and four- and five-star
resorts and unique retreats worldwide.
  GordonsGuide.com is designed to help active travelers easily research
adventure vacations, comparison shop and communicate directly with vacation
providers worldwide to ask questions and learn of trip availability via
electronic requests. Travelers can navigate quickly through the site and
find exactly what they are looking for without encountering frustrating,
dead-end or irrelevant searches. Once travelers find their ideal vacation,
they can click on direct links to vacation providers to book trips.



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