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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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A spiritual tour of Nepal

A spiritual tour of Nepal

From the moment you touch down in Nepal, you can feel something different in the air. Nepal is one of the most deeply spiritual places I’ve ever visited. Beyond photos of Everest and the Himalayas, the images of Nepal most often circulated are of the painted, dreadlocked holy men, and...
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How to have the perfect day in Long Island City, Queens

How to have the perfect day in Long Island City, Queens

It’s sad but true that most tourists only ever see Queens on their drive to the airport. However, it would be a shame to end your discovery of New York City without visiting this overlooked borough. Just a short subway ride away from Manhattan is one of the city’s most...
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24 hours in: Barcelona

24 hours in: Barcelona

The capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, Barcelona is brimming with architecture, culture and wonderful food. Only have 24 hours in Barcelona? Here’s how to make the most of it! Our local Barcelona tour guides have put together a robust itinerary that makes the most of a short visit. Early morning (7am – 9am)...
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