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Webinar Replay: Croatia & the Adriatic Coast

Webinar Replay: Croatia & the Adriatic Coast

Here's the replay from our January 24 webinar about the June Wheel & Anchor program to Croatia, Slovenia, and Montenegro, as well as what makes the Adriatic Coast such a popular destination for travellers:

More information about the Croatia, Slovenia, and the Adriatic Coast program can be found here, or check out some of our stories about the region from our team of travel writers:

The Cellar Under The Sea: How Croatia’s Underwater Winery Is Making Waves

Explore the Adriatic’s Other Coast

Why you should visit Croatia in 2019

Croatian dishes and desserts you must try at least once in your life

For more webinars, tours, events, and member news, subscribe to the Wheel & Anchor newsletter at wheelandanchor.

Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia: Introducing The Baltic States

Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia: Introducing The Baltic States

If you’re unfamiliar with Europe and you’re challenged to point to the Baltic States - well, it’s ok to flounder a little.

Maybe you’d try somewhere near Yugoslavia. Nope, that’s the Balkans, a common mistake. Maybe you spot the word “Baltic” and make a stab at Scandinavian - a valiant effort, but still a bit wide of the mark.

Why you should visit Croatia in 2019

Why you should visit Croatia in 2019

When it comes to travel destinations, one of the most visited in recent years is Croatia. Croatia is known for its rich history and culture, amazing cuisine, and idyllic coastline. Because of its many stunning and picturesque sites, the country has become a favorite filming location for HBO’s Game of Thrones.

First Member Questions of 2019!

First Member Questions of 2019!

It's my last day in Koh Phangan before heading back to Canada and I wanted to make a quick video to answer some member questions from our Member Questionnaire!

I block time every week to read through your responses, and without fail it leaves me touched and inspired to connect with you in person:

Just to expand on the questions that came in about setting up some chapters around the country.

Upcoming Events & Webinars!

Upcoming Events & Webinars!

Greetings from Koh Phangan!

The island has dried out and I was able to get out my first video of 2019! It's just a short note this week about our upcoming events and webinar:

As mentioned in the video:

More information about our Oakville brunch here

More information about our Mississauga dinner here

Both of these events are meant to be very casual, a chance to meet some other travellers, say hello to myself and Veronica, and talk about travel! I hope you'll join us should you have the chance.

Japan: Land of the Rising Sun Webinar Replay

Japan: Land of the Rising Sun Webinar Replay

Here's the replay from our January 10 Webinar about our upcoming tour of Japan. Gordon talks a bit about what makes Japanese culture so interesting, the flow and highlights of the tour, and answers some questions from members on the webinar.

 

 

For more information about our May 2019 Japan: Land of the Rising Sun program, visit the webpage, or send us an email at info@wheelandanchor.