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Introducing New York Times Journeys City Tours

Introducing New York Times Journeys City Tours

Urban Adventures has partnered with The New York Times for a new kind of city experience. Our newest line-up of day tours are inspired by Times content, particularly the newspaper’s much-loved “36 Hours” travel column. Expect our usual #localsknow themes such as arts and artisans, local cuisine and history, but...

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Treasures and treats in the hidden shops of Budapest

Treasures and treats in the hidden shops of Budapest

We meet our guide, Monika, for our Urban Adventures’ Made In Budapest Shopping Tour, at the front of the Grand Central Market — a fascinating place that we’ll definitely be back to. Monika is enthusiastic and keen to welcome us to some of the spots we’d probably never find on...

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10 things about Poland that might surprise you

10 things about Poland that might surprise you

Every country has its stereotypes: Swedes are tall, blonde vikings, the Scottish all wear kilts, Germans have no sense of humour, and every Australian knows how to surf. Poland is no different. While everyone assumes we drink nothing but vodka, that’s not the full story of our drinking habits —...

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24 hours in: Sao Paulo

24 hours in: Sao Paulo

It can be a difficult task to put together a 24-hour guide for one of the largest cities in the world, and as a visitor in such a huge city, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But that’s what we’re here for! Our local Sao Paulo tour guides have shared their ideas for...

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Meet: Borana, our local expert in Lucca

Meet: Borana, our local expert in Lucca

Learn more about our guides around the globe — everything from what makes the perfect day in their city, to how they landed in tourism, to why they love working with Urban Adventures. On growing up in Lucca… I was born and raised in the beautiful medieval town of Lucca....

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