Discovering Johannesburg, a city of contrasts

Discovering Johannesburg, a city of contrasts

Johannesburg is a city of contrasts. South Africa’s commercial center—and one-time gold rush boomtown—is a sprawling city of both immense wealth and extreme poverty. While apartheid-era townships are transitioning into middle income communities, there are still many informal settlements of shacks that lack water and electricity. The leafy green suburbs...

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Things to do in: Santorini

Things to do in: Santorini

If there was ever a destination that embodies the description of “postcard perfect,” it’s Santorini. Beautiful beaches, epic sunsets, towering cliffs, and Instagram-worthy views nearly everywhere you turn don’t usually disappoint even the most seasoned of travellers. But if you’re wondering what to do besides staring blissfully at whitewashed villages...

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Things to do in Budapest in February

Things to do in Budapest in February

There are lots of reasons not to travel to Europe in February. The main one, and this cannot be overstated, is that it’s cold, cold, cold. But hey, we’re glass half full kind of people, So what are the pros to visiting Budapest in winter? Experiencing the city without hordes of...

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Things to do in: Sao Paulo

Things to do in: Sao Paulo

Do you know what the coolest things to do in Sao Paulo are? Even though Sao Paulo is one of the largest cities in the world, this is a question that even those who are from the city will ask. There are so many worthwhile sights and attractions here, that...

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Things to do in: Brasov

Things to do in: Brasov

While many people often use Brasov as a gateway to surrounding castles and other areas, spending a more significant amount of time in this endlessly fascinating city never disappoints. From historic churches and medieval architecture, to a scenic old town, lively café culture and great food, what’s not to love?...

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Things to do in: Barcelona

Things to do in: Barcelona

With incredible architecture, history, stunning city views and flavourful tapas, this stunning seaside city offers something for everyone. Our local Barcelona tour guides have gathered their picks for some of the best things to see and do while you’re visiting. Take in the views at Búnquers del Carmel At the top...

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Things to do in: Casablanca

Things to do in: Casablanca

Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco, and while it might not get the same recognition as Marrakech or Fez, there’s a lot to love about this fascinating city filled with worthwhile things to see and do. From colourful markets and picturesque squares, to lively neighbourhoods and an abundance of...

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Things to do in: Marrakech

Things to do in: Marrakech

Whether it’s the winding alleys and busy souks of the Medina, scenic courtyards tucked down tiny side streets, aromatic food almost everywhere you turn, or simply the unexplainable magic of the city, something will inevitably grab you in Marrakech — in the best way possible. For when you’re ready to...

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Things to do in: Budapest

Things to do in: Budapest

The Hungarian capital can be many things to many people — something that makes it a particularly ideal travel destination. A rich history, architectural beauty, stunning skyline and proximity to nature only scratch the surface of what you can find in Budapest. Looking for more? Our local Budapest tour guides...

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Things to do in: Thessaloniki

Things to do in: Thessaloniki

Located in the northern part of the country, Thessaloniki is Greece’s second-largest city, and one with many claims to fame. Foodies will have no problem finding amazing things to eat, history and culture lovers will have 15 UNESCO World Heritage sites and 30 museums to explore, and aimless wanderers have...

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