Viator’s team of travel insiders is obsessed with finding the best things to do everywhere we travel. In this new series, Out of Office, we’ll bring you their stories, highlighting the best things to do and see in destinations around the world, as experienced by a real Viator Insider. In this edition, VP of Marketing, […]
Cruises to the Mediterranean are much-loved cruise sailings for a multitude of reasons. First off, the countries that call the Mediterranean home are stunning in their beauty, with cobblestoned roads, white and terracotta colored houses, and luscious gardens and hills bordered by sea water in various shades of teal and turquoise. Secondly, the people who […]
Meet Murat Kuccuk, one of Viator’s local experts on Ephesus and Izmir in Turkey. For the past seven years this young and enthusiastic guide has been creating personalized adventures for Spanish, English, French and Turkish speaking visitors looking to explore the countryside of his native land. Travelers love the personal attention that goes into creating […]
This high density of castles—by some accounts the highest of any country—has led to Wales’ unofficial title as the world’s castle capital. Wales has castles of all shapes, sizes and splendor, often with fewer crowds than their English and Scottish counterparts. Here are five of the best.
Turkish Memorial at Gallipoli The sun is shining, warm with the beginning of spring. The narrow sandy beach is deserted. Tiny crystal clear waves lap at the few piles of seaweed. It’s an idyllic scene and hard to imagine thousands of soldiers landing here at dawn on April 25, 1915. But I try, because this […]
Meet Mindy Chia, one of Viator’s local experts on the island of Singapore and Singapore City. Mindy’s extensive knowledge of Singapore City, her friendly disposition and endless curiosity (as well as fluency in both English and Chinese) make her the perfect guide for delving deep into one of the most polished places on earth.
When I first arrived in Whitehorse, the capital of Canada’s northern Yukon Territory, I expected to find a rough-edged old mining town that had seen better days. But today’s small city has moved well beyond the cliché of the bearded old prospector squatting over a gold pan and then spending his winnings at the local […]