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Berlin: Exposed and off the beaten path

Berlin: Exposed and off the beaten path

Cities aren’t just places, they’re characters — so who is Berlin? I’d say the city is a gender-neutral individual with a dark past, clad in leather and piercings. This character is a little rough around the edges, but after you’ve watched some football over one too many beers with him/her, you’re...
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@nellamcni_cool’s Best. Trip. Ever. in Berlin!

[everplaces_plugin link=”https://everplaces.com/urbanadventures/collections/urban-adventures-berlin-treasure-mapp-G6gUfjEzMzk” type=”map”] Here are our top recommendations for local gems you should visit in Berlin. Explore the Everplaces map above for more! And if you’re not convinced that Kreuzberg is the place to be, check out how it stood up against food, street art, beer, and people-watching  in the...
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Chris’ Best. Week. Ever. in Berlin!

Chris’ Best. Week. Ever. in Berlin!

[everplaces_plugin link=”https://everplaces.com/urbanadventures/collections/urban-adventures-berlin-treasure-mapp-G6gUfjEzMzk” type=”map”] Here are our top recommendations for local gems you should visit in Berlin.  Download our free Berlin iPhone Treasure mApp or explore the Everplaces map above for more! And if you’re not convinced that Kreuzberg is the place to be, check out how it stood up against food,...
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12 city surprises you can find on a Locals on Tap tour

12 city surprises you can find on a Locals on Tap tour

You’ve arrived, you’ve unpacked, you’ve battled your jet lag. So what’s next? Do you check out Shanghai’s local beer scene? (Yes, there is one!) Or soak in Lima’s bohemian vibe? Instead of turning to Google or that dog-eared guidebook from the ’90s, turn to local experts. Connect with in-the-know locals...
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It’s not what you know. It’s who you know. Introducing… Locals on Tap!

It’s not what you know. It’s who you know. Introducing… Locals on Tap!

Pop quiz. You’ve just arrived in a strange new city. What’s your next move? Do you: (a) Reach for your guidebook? (b) Awkwardly try to make friends at the bus stop (or, God forbid, on Tinder)? (c) Join a small group of travellers and a friendly local host for a drink in a cool...
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Ljubljana is the European Green Capital for 2016

Ljubljana is the European Green Capital for 2016

Over the past half-century, we have seen a major shift in society — mass rural to urban migration. Across the world, in almost every single country, significant portions of the population have left farmlands, villages, and small towns for bigger towns and megacities, in hopes of better prospects. Europe, for...
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Things to do in: Valencia

Things to do in: Valencia

We’ve got it all covered here in Valencia. If you want history, yup we’ve got it. If you want a bit of fun, we have that too. Heck, we even have the best of Spanish modern-day architecture right in our own backyard. So come pay us a visit (or stay awhile)...
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Meet: Cecilia, our local expert in Venice

Meet: Cecilia, our local expert in Venice

For International Women’s Day on March 8th, we’re talking travel to some of our female guides around the world. When she’s not running the Urban Adventures brand in Venice, Italy, Cecilia Cambero Yllera is wandering the world, and making friends. She’s travelled solo to destinations such as Mexico, Morocco, Turkey,...
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A woman abroad: Lessons in going alone

A woman abroad: Lessons in going alone

On my first night in Athens I stepped out of the airport and into an unmarked taxi. As the driver sped through the dark and empty streets, I felt overwhelmed. Overwhelmed by my lack of sleep in the 24 hours it took me to arrive. Overwhelmed by my first solo...
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Hungry for hygge: A bite of Copenhagen culture and cuisine

Hungry for hygge: A bite of Copenhagen culture and cuisine

There’s a lot to like — a lot to love, really — about Copenhagen. It’s historic, it’s modern, it’s clean (but not sterile), it’s green, it’s easy to navigate, the food is outstanding, and the endless highway of bikes gliding their way through the city is utterly fascinating (especially to...
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