Urban Adventures

So you’ve just arrived in a new city. You step outside your hotel, take a deep breath and…then what? Wouldn’t it be great to have a friendly local to show you all their favourite spots – the little bars, hipster cafes and cool underground galleries that tourists never find? Enter Urban Adventures.

Urban Adventures are basically day tours with a difference. Instead of a big group following a tennis ball on a stick, they’re designed to be bite-sized, original, compact, and local-led. If you’ve got a day to kill, they make the perfect add-ons to a longer trip.

From a couple of hours to a full day, with 468 tours in six continents and 128 cities around the world, Urban Adventures are the folks who know what makes a destination tick.

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Traveller stories: sharing Ramadan in Diyarbakır, Turkey

Posted on Sun, 5 Jun 2016

I turned in my bunk, comforted by the call to prayer floating through my window and the scent of thyme filling the dusty train compartment...

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Seven incredible cities for book nerds to get lost in

Posted on Fri, 12 Jun 2015

The mere mention of these cities has us itching to hit the road (with a book in-hand).

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The Other Side of Paradise: a literary journey through Havana

Posted on Thu, 16 Apr 2015

Havana is a hard city to “get.” I think that’s why I like it so much.

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