Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014
The Best Quest has unveiled its feature tour for summer 2014: From Duck to Dim Sum. This 15-day immersion into Chinese cuisine and culture will take adventure-seekers on a journey through the heart of China to explore the region’s most famous cuisines including Beijing duck, Sichuan hot pot, and Cantonese dim sum.
The journey, spanning over 2,500 miles, starts in Shanghai and takes travelers through some of China’s most breathtaking locations including Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Yangshuo, Guangzhou and Hong Kong.
Quest leader and The Best Quest founder Greg Michaels is not new to travel. He has been to more than 60 countries and has lived for extended amounts of time in China, Russia, Taiwan, Japan and Germany. He’s worked as a geophysicist in Azerbaijan, Brazil, Alaska, Canada and India. And he’s even worked with NASA on missions to Mars and Venus.
Michaels explains: “This quest is all about giving travelers a taste of local Chinese culture. The Best Quest is unique because our overriding aim is to get travelers off the beaten path to experience the real people, real culture and real country in an exciting and interactive way. We use unique themes to craft our itineraries, and power the tours with our expert inside knowledge."
Highlights of The Best Quest tour include:
-Shanghai Bund and the Yuyuan Gardens.
-The Great Wall of China.
-The Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square.
-The Terracotta Warriors.
-The Giant Panda Research Center.
-Yangshuo, a land of rice paddies, small villages, and otherworldly karst peaks in the heart of southern China.
-Guangzhou, the center of the Cantonese food region.
See the full itinerary here: On the Trail of Chinese Cuisine, From Duck to Dim Sum.
Past travelers give Greg and his team rave reviews: “Greg’s tours are supremely enriching immersion experiences filled with unparalleled adventure, inspiring encounters and learning opportunities that engage all your senses. If I could, I would spend my life on one of his tours!”
Get more information about upcoming trips with The Best Quest at http://www.thebestquest.com.
ABOUT THE BEST QUEST
The Best Quest is an adventure travel company that specializes in planning unique, off-the-beaten path trips for the curious traveler. The Best Quest is currently planning trips to Asia in 2014, led by Asia travel expert Greg Michaels.