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Virtual Tours Around the World to Experience at Home

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Travel may seem out of reach right now, but we’ve made it easy to explore the globe in a matter of clicks. Follow our tour operators to learn about local cultures and cuisine—right from your home.

Florence Highlights Virtual Guided Tour

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If you’ve been bit by the travel bug lately, but don’t have the opportunity to explore Florence in real life, this virtual tour of the city’s main highlights is perfect for you. Whether you’re a frequent Florence visitor or have never been before, this tour takes you to top attractions such as the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio through a webinar-style tour with videos, photos, and more.

Original Tiramisu Online Cooking Class Live from Venice

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If you’ve always wanted to learn to make specialty desserts, there’s no better time to learn than now. Take this Withlocals tiramisu virtual cooking class live from Venice, and participate in an interactive option that’s far more fun than reading out of a cookbook. A couple from Venice will show you step by step how to make this traditional coffee-flavored Italian dessert right from your own kitchen.

WildEarth Live Safari

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Paris' Louvre Museum Virtual Guided Tour

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Are you stuck at home dreaming of Paris? Do you want to visit the largest art museum in the world, the Louvre, without crowds? Are you looking for an incredible licensed Louvre guide to bring you around the museum for an unmatched virtual experience? Join us for an interactive tour including polls, games, and a live Q&A with your Louvre guide.

Ancient Rome Virtual Guided Tour

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Explore historical sites in Rome without taking a trip to Italy with help from this Ancient Rome virtual tour. Dive deep into the culture and history of the past with a guide who lives in Rome. You’ll enjoy a webinar-style tour with videos, photos, quizzes, and a question-and-answer session for an interactive experience you won’t soon forget.

Vatican and Sistine Chapel Virtual Guided Tour

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Satisfy your inner explorer without even leaving home during this Vatican and Sistine Chapel virtual tour. Your guide takes you inside these top Vatican City attractions, along with St. Peter’s Basilica, for a truly interactive experience, complete with a question-and-answer session. Plus, you’ll see videos, photos, and more to get a historical overview of the Vatican Museums in just about an hour’s time, making it easy to fit into your day.

Virtual Aperitivo Lesson with a Roman Local

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If you’ve been missing afternoon drink outings to bars, restaurants, or pubs, this Withlocals virtual aperitivo lesson with a Roman local is a great way to still experience a fun, social activity while sipping on some delicious drinks. Your instructor teaches you how to make a traditional Italian aperitivo in real time, and talks about Italian culture in a private, online setting that you can experience right from home.

Flamenco Show at Corral de la Morería in Madrid

Catch a lively flamenco show at one of Madrid’s most renowned tablaos, Corral de la Morería, which is situated in the city’s Old Town.

Virtual Cooking Class Live from Santorini

A plate of traditional Santorini tomato fritters.

Make the most of the time you have at home with help from this fun Santorini virtual cooking class live experience. You’ll connect using Skype with your instructor who will take you through the steps of making traditional Santorini tomato fritters on the device of your choice. Since this virtual cooking class is live, you can also ask your instructor questions in real time as you cook.

The Creative Connectivity Game Virtual Experience

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This creative connectivity game virtual experience makes it easy to connect and have fun with family and friends even with a ton of distance in between. You can choose to play with people you know, or you can be set up with others from around the world to play with. Solve challenges, take funny pictures, and have a good time with this virtual game played through WhatsApp.

Virtual Coffee Tour at Finca Los Castaños in Gran Canaria

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Enjoy with a professional guide this wonderful virtual coffee plantation school in the Valley of Agaete. This production are unique in Europe, where you will discover what is behind a cup of coffee, the beans treatment and its special scent. Remember that it is a virtual visit that you can comfortably make from your home. After making your reservation, you will receive the instructions of the link through the viator chat, where you can connect to the virtual experience.

Private Virtual Pasta Cooking Class, Live from Tuscany

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Making traditional Italian pasta is an art, and unless you’ve had experience, it can be difficult to learn starting from scratch. This private virtual pasta cooking class zeroes in on you and your group so you can soak in all the steps from the comfort of your kitchen in real time with an instructor from Tuscany. From fettuccine to gnocchi and ravioli, walk away from this class with recipes straight from Italy.

Withlocals Live Online Experience - Cabinet of Curiosities from Amsterdam

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Experience fun interactive virtual Cabinet of Curiosities from Amsterdam with a local host.

Knock on the online door of Sebastian unique Dutch home and learn all about the curiosities of Amsterdam. Captivating tales of past and present are awaiting you!

Sebastian was raised in Germany and evolved into a grown-up in the Netherlands. He is living in Netherlands for more than 17 years and can tell you a lot of involving stories of Amsterdam and Dutch culture. His passions include food and drinks, local history and environment.

You can easily personalize this private virtual experience with Sebastian. Just let him know your interests and passions and meet him virtually!

Online Jack the Ripper Murder Mystery

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Follow Jack the Ripper’s footsteps through London without ever leaving home during this virtual murder mystery tour. After you’ve virtually joined your guide online, you’ll get assigned a suspect card, and you’ll journey back in time to 1888, when the serial killer was at large. Your guide takes you to spots that were significant to that period of history, while you explore the dark past of Jack the Ripper and London.

Private Authentic Mumbai Virtual Cooking Class with Dessert

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If you’re looking to add options when it comes to your household’s dinner plans, this virtual cooking class live from Mumbai teaches you to make authentic Indian dishes without stepping foot outside your home. Your instructor shows you on Skype the step-by-step process of how to make popular, Mumbai-inspired food such as pav bhaji and rice kheer, straight from our home kitchen in Mumbai's largest slum.

Yoga and Mindful Conversation with a Brussels Local Online Experience

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If you can’t get out to your daily or weekly yoga class, but still want to enjoy an interactive session that’s not just a recorded video, this yoga and mindful conversation virtual experience is the perfect solution. Your instructor has spent 10 years in India and continues to teach in his home city, Brussels, and leads you through a relaxed yoga session with mindful conversations weaved in to keep you feeling healthy and balanced.

Virtual Curry Cooking Class Live from Colombo

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If you’re getting tired of cooking up your same old, go-to recipes in the kitchen, spice things up with this Withlocals curry-making virtual cooking class live from Colombo. You’ll learn the step-by-step process of how to make Sri Lankan curry live from a local. Plus, a real-time experience allows you to ask your instructor questions about the recipe and Sri Lankan culture, too.

Dance Like the Greek Live Online Experience

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If you’re looking to stay active and immerse yourself in the culture of Athens without leaving your home, look no further. This Withlocals Dance Like the Greek live virtual experience combines a dance workshop and a dance history lesson all into one, with an Athens’ local who’s passion leads him toward the arts. Enjoy a fun, interactive session, and learn some really cool traditional Greek dance moves while you’re at it.

Berlin's Iconic Monuments Virtual Tour

Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.

If you’re starting to feel down about not being able to travel, the next best thing is a virtual tour that allows you to explore the world from home. This particular Berlin’s top monuments virtual experience takes you to popular spots in the city, including the Reichstag Building, Tiergarten, Soviet War Memorial, and Brandenburg Gate. Your guide tells facts about the city and takes questions from the tour group, too.

Authentic Chinese Dim Sum Virtual Cooking Class Live from Singapore

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Many people get stuck in the rut of cooking the same old things over and over again. Spice things up in your kitchen with this authentic Chinese dim sum virtual cooking class live from Singapore. Your instructor will teach you through Skype how to steam, stuff, and create traditional dim sum—all from the comfort of your home. Plus, this virtual experience is interactive, so you can make sure you’re following the process correctly.

Virtual Guided Visit at Bodega San Juan Winery in Gran Canaria

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Enjoy this virtual guided tour in Bodega San Juan, first established in 1912, and discover the winery facilities, its museum and the vineyards. Remember that this activity is done virtually from home.Virtual visits will be in the morning in Spanish and English in the afternoon.

Mixology of Spices from Dubai Live Online Experience

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If you find yourself cooking a ton of new dishes at home lately, but still want to expand your skill set in the kitchen, try this Withlocals mixology of spices virtual experience live from Dubai. You’ll connect through Skype with a local Dubai couple who will teach you how to mix Indian spices for combinations that will compliment your dishes best. Plus, this class is private, and provides a relaxed setting in your own home.

Pasta e Ceci Live Virtual Cooking Class from Rome

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Learn to make the traditional Italian dish, pasta e ceci, without ever traveling to Rome during this Withlocals live, virtual cooking class. Your instructor shows you in real time how to make this popular dish step by step in your own kitchen, and a live class allows you to ask questions as you go so you can master this recipe before your class ends.