Homemade Hummus Recipe

Homemade Hummus Recipe

Sometimes you need an easy snack to boost your walking energy. This homemade hummus recipe produces light, smooth hummus packed with healthful benefits.

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Koosje Koene Art Walk Gallery

Koosje Koene Art Walk Gallery

View artist and teacher Koosje Koene’s Art Walk gallery of sketchbook travel journal images. Want to learn how to fill a travel journal? Join an Art Walk!

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Coronavirus FAQ

Coronavirus FAQ

Essential coronavirus FAQ for 2020 tour participants regarding travel updates and policies. Revised regularly as new information becomes available.

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Walking Vacation in Umbria, Italy

Walking Vacation in Umbria, Italy

Experience authentic Italy on our walks in beautiful Umbria. Come along on our small group tour of hilltop villages, country lanes, and family farms. Discover the ancient town of Orvieto and the surrounding countryside. Highlighted by vineyard, olive oil production, and cheese farm visits. Spaces are limited. Inquire now.

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ArtWalk Greece with Mary Beth Shaw

ArtWalk Greece with Mary Beth Shaw

SOLD OUT. Join Mary Beth Shaw’s uniquely inspired ArtWalk Greece art program on a tour of the Greek Isles. Spontaneous and fun, experience travel while cultivating your creative vision. May 19-31, 2019

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Getting to Milan, Italy

Getting to Milan, Italy

Our Blue Walk and ArtWalk vacations begin in Milan, Italy. You will find this the most convenient city to fly into and out of for these programs. The Milan hotels we use for our small group walking tours and art workshop vacations are always conveniently...

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Getting to Parma, Italy

Getting to Parma, Italy

Getting to Parma, Italy is easy. Use an airport shuttle from Milan or Bologna, Italy airports to the main train station. Then travel by rail to Parma.

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Art Walk at SketchKon 2018

Art Walk at SketchKon 2018

The Blue Walk attended SketchKon 2018 to share our Art Walk workshop vacations. We caught up with friends and were interviewed by Artists Network.

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Introducing Teaching Artist Pam Garrison

Introducing Teaching Artist Pam Garrison

April in Paris... Dramatic architecture, sprawling parks, eclectic shops, old friends and new. Sometimes a travel experience is so vivid, sketch and color can’t capture it all. Enter Pam Garrison, and The Blue Walk's Art Walk Paris, France Art Journal Workshop. This...

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Walking Barcelona and Costa Brava

Walking Barcelona and Costa Brava

We recently took our first trip to Spain's Barcelona and Costa Brava. Barcelona, known for it's great food and arts scene, beautiful weather, and welcoming culture, this walk-able city seemed ready for Blue Walk exploration. We absolutely loved it. Our friends have...

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Los Angeles Times Travel Features Blue Walk Greece

Los Angeles Times Travel Features Blue Walk Greece

Our Blue Walk Greece, featured in the Los Angeles Times Travel section, features 1 night in cosmopolitan Athens, 6 nights on undiscovered Amorgos, and 2 nights on charming Naxos. Not enough? Extend your vacation with 3 nights on Santorini.

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Meet Our Chalk Paint Artists Tracy Lee Stum and Sharyn Chan

Tracy and Sharyn have taken their chalk painting talent all over the world. Teaching kids, teens and adults this ancient art at festivals, media events  and celebrations. Now is your chance to learn from these two amazing chalk paint artists on our Chalk Painting in...

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“The Blue Walk” Announces 2018 Greece Walking Tour Dates

As posted on Travel and Tour World on September 15, 2017 European walking tour specialist The Blue Walk has announced the 2018 tour dates for the first of the company’s numerous Greece walking tours. The 9-nights Blue Walk Greece, which explores Athens and the islands...

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2017’s Remaining Concerns for Travel Agents

As posted by Lisa Iannucci for Travel Pulse  |  September 14, 2017 It’s mid-September and a lot has happened this year that’s directly affected the travel industry. There has already been a new administration and travel bans, an increase in in-flight...

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Walk this Way – The Growing Popularity of Walking Vacations

The growing demand for soft adventure vacations from active professionals and aging baby boomers who still feel the “spring” in their steps has created exceptional opportunities for companies like “The Blue Walk,” a Florida-based guided walking tour specialist who specialise in walking vacations.

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What’s Trending in LGBTQ Travel?

As posted on Travel Pulse | Thu July 06 2017 | What's Trending in LGBTQ Travel? Planning a trip can be a daunting task, but for a gay traveler, Jerry Desmarais said that it can be even more difficult. “There are limited resources for the gay community,” said...

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The Biggest Mistakes Travelers Make

As posted on Travel Pulse | June 23, 2017 When planning a trip, travelers want everything to go perfectly. Unfortunately, travel agents see several mistakes that travelers make over and over again. When you’re planning your next journey, here are a few things you...

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Art Walk Greece: The Inside Story!

You never know what a day will bring. Sometimes you’re plodding through your day when suddenly you look up and see a rainbow, or you get a call from a long lost friend, or you find a $20 bill in your coat pocket. And sometimes you get an even bigger surprise…a super surprise….like someone inviting you to teach a workshop in the Greek Isles!

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