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The complete guide to: Agra travel

The complete guide to: Agra travel

The third apex of iconic Golden Triangle travel loop, along with Delhi and Jaipur, Agra is a must-see stop in India. Home to that jaw-dropping mausoleum of white marble, the Taj Mahal, Agra is no one-trick pony. Many people come in on a day trip from Delhi, but if you...
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6 tips for better Instagram travel pics

6 tips for better Instagram travel pics

Want to be a better travel Instagrammer? There are dozens of great tips out there, and there’s more to Instagram than just slapping on a filter and calling it a day. But of the many pieces advice out there, here are six of our tried and true tips for better Instagram...
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#localsknow: An Instagram competition

#localsknow: An Instagram competition

Want to win your next Urban Adventures tour for FREE?!  Here’s what you have to do. Next time you’re on an Urban Adventures tour, share your Best. Day. Ever. experience on Instagram by using the hashtag #localsknow and tagging us @urbanadventures. Simple, right? We’ll be on the lookout for the...
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Gift ideas that are guaranteed to get Instagrammed

Gift ideas that are guaranteed to get Instagrammed

The holiday spirit may be about giving rather than getting, but we admit, sometimes giving isn’t just about the act of sharing — it’s about getting shared. Social shares, we mean. We love finding just the right gift for someone, something that speaks to them, something that makes them cry,...
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Local Missions: An Instagram Competition

Local Missions: An Instagram Competition

Local Missions are monthly missions we set out for you to accomplish through Instagram. If we love your photo,  you could win a free Urban Adventures tour anywhere in the world! Each month we announce our Local Mission theme in our newsletter (subscribe here!), and announce the previous month’s winner....
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The Local Takeover: Live Instagramming, Urban Adventures Style

The Local Takeover: Live Instagramming, Urban Adventures Style

One of our favourite ways to learn about cool local things to do and places to see when travelling is to check out local instagrammers. We love to see which coffee shops they’re chilling in, which parks they’re reading in, and which bars they’re drinking in, and we figure you’d...
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14 Instagrams of New Year’s Eve Around the World

14 Instagrams of New Year’s Eve Around the World

We’ve all seen images on TV of New Year’s Eve around the world, particularly at iconic spots like the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Times Square. For those of us in the Western Hemisphere, half the fun of New Year’s Eve day is watching as parts of the world enter the...
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The complete guide to: Accra travel

The complete guide to: Accra travel

Ghana’s bustling capital city beckons curious travellers with its vibrant art scene, plentiful street food, colourful markets, thriving live music scene and nearby beaches. No matter what you’re looking for in terms of travel experiences, you’re likely to find it in Accra. Once you’re ready to go, take a cue...
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The complete guide to: Brighton travel

The complete guide to: Brighton travel

Just a 60-minute train ride from Heathrow, and only a 30-minute train ride from Gatwick, Brighton makes for an easy weekend escape from London if you happen to be visiting, but it’s also a worthwhile destination in its own right. Compact and easy to explore on foot or bicycle, the...
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The complete guide to: Valparaiso travel

The complete guide to: Valparaiso travel

Founded in the 16th century by a Spanish conquistador and known as the Pearl of the Pacific, Valparaiso is Chile’s main port and a city of dramatic nature and grand, crumbling architecture. The coastline is rugged and picturesque, with pretty hilltop suburbs that can be reached by old-fashioned funicular railways...
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