11 fun facts about Venice (you probably didn’t know)

With its meandering canals, the dizzying labyrinth of small streets, regal gondolas, and improbable existence perched on a series of islands, Venice has long captivated travelers as a beautiful place that is full of stories — and a few secrets. Curious to learn more about the mysterious island city? These fun facts about Venice will help.

7 incredible historical facts about Berlin + virtual video

Throughout history, Berlin has had more outfit changes than a drag runway show. Long before the German capital was famed for techno, it was home to the Prussian royals and center stage of the Second World War. Before adding Berlin to your bucket list, walk through the chapters of its colorful history. Knowing the meaning behind every...

5 places to experience Greek mythology + video tour guide

With more evenings spent at home, swap your usual bedtime stories with the legends of Zeus, Hera, and Hades. Having brushed up on the basics of Greek mythology, you'll be better equipped to plan your own odyssey. These stories gave rise to otherworldly temples, altars, and palaces –– many uncovered in modern-day Greece. Mere mortals can connect...

5 things you didn’t know about the Milan Duomo

We know that the Milan Cathedral, or Duomo (Italian for cathedral), is a symbol of Lombardy's capital. We also know it's impossible to take a photo in front of it without looking like an ant. But what about the lesser-known details about this architectural marvel? Here are five fun and eerie facts about Milan Cathedral you didn't...

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...

Video: Gloria Glamour, drag queen and tour guide

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... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZZo-DY_VJA

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...

How to be French: bring a petite piece of France home

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So, you’re having a staycation instead of a French vacation… well, why not bring France to you? Follow these simple tips on how to be French and inject a little French culture into your day. Start with an indulgent breakfast Bacon, eggs, oats, yogurt: they’re...