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Worldwide Travel Features

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We've traveled the world to bring you details on our favorite national and international adventures, hotels, activities, attractions and more. GAYOT's travel features span the globe from Hawaii to Spain and beyond.



The Tank at Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada

TAKE THE PLUNGE
Top 10 Water Slides in Luxury Resorts
Make a splash on your next family vacation with a stay at one of these watery wonderlands! Located on the grounds of posh hotels, GAYOT's favorite wet 'n' wild rides include terrifying vertical drops, body-twisting tube rides and even a slide through a shark tank.

Learn more about these extreme slides


The Ghan takes travelers through the heart of the Australian outback

FORGET THE JET SET
Top 5 Luxury Trains
While the passenger train is no longer the quickest way from Point A to Point B, there's still something to be said for the romance of rail travel. Take a look at GAYOT's top five train rides around the world, from the Canadian Rockies to the Australian Outback.

Explore GAYOT's top opulent railways


South Africa's Route 62, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Wine Routes in the World

PICTURESQUE VINEYARD VIEWS
Top 10 Wine Routes Worldwide
Although most wine regions may seem very similar, it doesn't mean that if you've driven one wine road, you've seen them all. With more than 6,000 recognized wine destinations around the world, how to choose? We've narrowed the list to these 10 stellar routes.

Take a tour through some of the world's best wine regions



Skiing the slopes with Canadian Mountain Holidays

HIT THE SLOPES
Extreme Skiing
Book a one-of-a-kind heli-skiing adventure with Canadian Mountain Holidays. With over 50 years of experience, the extreme travel service promises untouched powder and pristine slopes at some of the top mountains in Canada.

See what Canadian Mountain Holidays has to offer


MORE TRAVEL FEATURES

Inside the "Taste It" exhibit at The World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, Georgia
 
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GAYOT's list of the best luxury trains has exciting excursions on as many continents as possible, from dramatic treks across the Austalian Outback to elegant tours through the great cities of Europe.
Situated in scenic locales from Napa Valley to Champagne, France, these iconic wine routes boast world-class vineyards, charming towns and unforgettable views.