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Planning 2022 Travel in a Pandemic

There is good news and bad news. The good news is that in September and October we successfully and safely ran three rowing tours in Austria, France and Turkey. All guests were fully vaccinated. Participants who had Covid tests before returning home all received negative results....

Four Fine Food Faves Updated

This is an updated article by Ruth Marr based on a post Cathy Senecal wrote back in 2018. The writing is blended, like an interesting wine, since Cathy made our mouths water and we are still hungry. But trips have changed and we have had a chance to sample yet more wonderful...

Best Rowing Dogs Part II

We love dogs! And rowing dogs in particular. Here are a few more of our team's favourites from Instagram.
Lakeside cafe Lago Maggiore

Gelati as rowing food

Can gelati be considered an appropriate food for rowers? And what is it about Australian rowers and Italian ice cream? These are important questions. Gelati (singular is gelato, but we are not talking about just one) is that wonderful Italian ice cream, rich in flavours of...

9 Signs You Get What Rowing Travel Is

Not everyone understands rowing travel. Lots of people row, and even more people travel. But those who travel to row or row to travel are a smaller group. Dare we say a bit more exclusive group? Check which of the following rowing travel signs apply to you! You know that...

Best private rowing trip destinations

Best places to take your crew, club or family on a private rowing trip. Choices in Europe, Canada and elsewhere.

12 Days of Rowing Inspiration

What a year it has been! We all deserve a little extra magic and inspiration this holiday season. Check back every day starting December 21 for our special selection of uplifting rowing stories, books and movies.

COVID 19 and 2021 Rowing The World Trips

What a difficult year 2020 has been. We hope that our rowing friends and their families around the world have stayed safe and healthy. So many lives have been lost and many have suffered in a multitude of ways. For many, I know that the chance to row has offered some measure of...

Update on Rowing Travel

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the world, bringing death and economic hardship among many other disruptions. But there are encouraging signs in some locations and a return to rowing and to travel has begun. What does this mean for Rowing The World trips? This post...