Centre Pompidou: timeless modern art (inside and out)

President Pompidou was not only an art lover, but a firm believer that art is for everyone. That art is ageless. So it’s no wonder that his vision of a center for art and culture in France’s capital houses one of the most extensive collections in the world. Architecture heaven

9+1 unique things to see at the Louvre

When was the last time you visited the Louvre? Be honest, now. It’s likely been a while. And — given it’s said it would take around 100 days discovering all its pieces — we wager there are dozens of works you’re yet to discover. The best part? Right now, the timed slots and limited capacity mean...

Best museums in the U.S

Frida Kahlo once said the reason she painted flowers was so they wouldn’t die. She made a fair point — great works of art have a timeless quality. Similarly, seeing a historical artifact up close is like being transported in a time machine. On the hunt for that next staycation? A trip to a museum is a...

The world’s weirdest museums

Visit any country in the world and you can bet your bottom dollar it’ll have museums you could spend a whole morning meandering through. The world’s weirdest museums, though? When it comes to extraordinary niches, you’ll learn more than you could have ever expected (or maybe even wanted to, in some cases).  Amen to...

Explore Europe’s best museums

Whether you’re vacationing in the Vatican, pottering in Paris, or ambling through Amsterdam, there are some must-see museums you won’t want to miss. Here’s the lowdown on 11 of the best museums in Europe. Rock on at Stonehenge Believed to be constructed from 3000 BC...

Virtual tour: Vatican and Sistine Chapel

For our world at home initiative, we’re bringing some of our best-loved tours and experiences to you. It’s our way of injecting a little of the joy of travel into your living room and of celebrating the amazing guides who make our travels incredible. In this installment Join Elena, GetYourGuide...

9 fun facts you didn’t know about Amsterdam

People observing Amsterdam canal
You’ve heard about the coffee shops, canals, tulips and renowned bike culture. But what else makes Amsterdam one of the world’s most popular travel destinations? Let’s set the Van Gogh paintings to the side for a moment. Here are 10 fascinating things you might not know about the Dutch capital.                

5 fun facts you didn’t know about Vatican City

Two people on tour at the Vatican
Vatican City is one of Rome’s most famous and impressive destinations. Home to the Pope and world renowned museums, this UNESCO world heritage site receives millions of visitors every year. As popular as it is, there is always more to discover about Vatican City. Read on to learn some surprising facts you might not have known about...