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How this Lima tour guide helped children in rural Peru to become bookworms

How this Lima tour guide helped children in rural Peru to become bookworms

“It was one of the best things I’ve ever done in my life,” Paula says, sipping her hierba luisa tea at a café in Lima, Peru. “It impacted me completely. It opened my third eye.” Paula, a local guide for Urban Adventures in Lima, is more than your average explorer....
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El Rincon Que No Conoces: The Lima restaurant you need to know

El Rincon Que No Conoces: The Lima restaurant you need to know

It’s a truth universally known among travellers that everyone wants to find the place no one knows about. We want to eat where no one’s eaten, drink where no one’s drank. It’s a fact that the owners of El Rincón que no Conoces must know, because the name of their...
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The complete guide to: Lima travel

The complete guide to: Lima travel

So you’re travelling to Lima — smart choice! This guide will give you everything you need to know about Lima travel, from getting to and from the airport and around the city, to the best Lima books to read and the cool local spots you should check out! Getting to and...
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24 Hours In: Lima

24 Hours In: Lima

So you’ve done downtown, perhaps biked along the coast, but what next? Our Lima locals can give you a hand! Here’s the rundown of what you should do with 24 hours in Lima. First, start with a walk to Parque Kennedy, in the centre of Miraflores. From there, you can visit...
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Athens Wellness Guide – Healthy eating, spas, exercise options and more…

Athens Wellness Guide – Healthy eating, spas, exercise options and more…

With abundant sunshine, fertile land and a stunning extended coastline, it’s no wonder Greece is considered one of the most beautiful countries in the world.  Picturesque landscapes and a mild, Mediterranean climate make capital city Athens an idyllic place to take time out from the daily grind! The Greeks have...
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LGBTQ+ Athens: Nightlife, Sightseeing & History

LGBTQ+ Athens: Nightlife, Sightseeing & History

For centuries the LGBTQ+ community has felt a special kinship with the Ancient Greeks for their seemingly open attitude towards same sex relationships. From Sappho and her poetry on the island of Lesbos (yes, that’s where the word ‘lesbian’ comes from) to Plato and his recollections of Socrates’ desire for...
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The complete guide to: Irkutsk travel

The complete guide to: Irkutsk travel

Located in Eastern Siberia, Irkutsk is a fascinating place to visit and has something to offer nearly every type of traveller – from history buffs to outdoor enthusiasts to fans of unique architecture. Whether you’re planning a visit, thinking about adding the city to your must-visit list, or you’ve already...
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How to have a 5-star vacation without the price tag

How to have a 5-star vacation without the price tag

Vacation is meant to be relaxing: it’s the opportunity to put work and the stresses of daily life aside and spend time doing what you love with the people you love to be with. Not only that, but studies show vacationing reduces stress, increases happiness and creates a favourable work-life...
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Where to find the best tapas in Palma de Mallorca

Where to find the best tapas in Palma de Mallorca

A Spanish tradition, tapas is considered one of the most typical ways of eating in Spain. Not only because it’s affordable and you can try several different dishes, but because we can think of no better way to socialise with friends. Here’s where to find some of the best tapas...
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Everything you never knew (but should!) about Croatia

Everything you never knew (but should!) about Croatia

Recently all eyes were on Croatia during the exciting World Cup final. Who knew the Croatian national football team were a team to contend with? (Our Croatian Urban Adventures tour guides did!) Well, that may not be the only thing you never knew about this country of ancient walled towns...
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