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...

Authentic cooking at home: Florence fresh pasta recipe

As a part of our new “World at Home” series, we’re bringing you the world’s most incredible experiences, LIVE via Facebook and straight to your living room! It’s our way to help you live the joys of travel at a time when travel is on the back-burner.  If you missed our LIVE cooking class...

Discover Iceland: 7 tips from a local guide

If we say “Iceland,” you probably think of the Northern Lights, geothermal baths, and midnight sun. And you’d be right! The Land of Ice and Fire has gotten quite the buzz over the past few years as the ultimate destination for travelers in search of jaw-dropping natural splendor. We sat down with Jónas Abel Mellado of Arctic Adventures to learn...

Discover Thessaloniki: 11 tips from a local

Thessaloniki is turning into one of Europe’s most exciting coastal cities. That’s why we sat down with Danai Spania of Epiculiar Tours to find out what to see, eat, drink, and do in Greece’s sun-soaked second city. Born and raised in Thessaloniki, Danai has spent the last 18 months showing people around her hometown. She took time out from...

Discover Porto: 8 tips from a local guide

Meet Porto, the city that should be on everyone’s travel wishlist. It’s got all the ingredients for the perfect weekend away: amazing wine, delicious food, picture-perfect architecture, and some of the most passionate tour guides around. We sat down with Ricardo Lopes of Cooltour Oporto to chat about what makes his home city so special. For the last seven...

Meet your guide to Cape Town

Cape Town is full of surprises and Stuart from Wild Things Outdoor is here to lift the lid on the best the city has to offer. From the world's best coffee to must-see sunsets, the experienced guide reveals the unique and unmissable places to visit in this one-of-a-kind city. Where are the best locations to see the sunrise and sunset...

Meet your guide to Edinburgh

Who better to show us around the cobbled streets of Scotland's age-old capital than Tania Dron of Mercat Tours? With seven years of tour-guiding experience to her name, Tania knows exactly what to see, eat, drink, and snap. From beaches and baths to views and vaults, here's how to experience the best of Edinburgh. What makes Edinburgh so special? Edinburgh is a...

Meet your guide to St. Petersburg

Take a trip around St. Petersburg with this insider guide to Russia’s fairytale city. With the help of Lidia Nerobova of MariaRosaTours, we’ll reveal what to see, where to shop and when to visit. So, Lidia, what’s your favorite thing about being a tour guide? It gives me the opportunity to meet people from all over the world while helping visitors...