It’s not all about World War II on this tour, even if it seems like that’s all Berlin has to offer. Your informed guide will take you to the 18th century Brandenburg Gate, a symbol of unification during the former Prussian Empire. It’s Berlin’s best-known landmark. World War II and its atrocities will quickly … Continue reading "History of Berlin City Guided Walking Tour"
Standing next to the Colosseum, the world’s largest amphitheater, you’ll feel the energy and excitement that ancient Romans must have felt as they entered to watch gladiators and vicious beasts fight to the death. Your guide will take you inside the massive arena and reveal the history and secrets behind this iconic Roman landmark … Continue reading "Ancient Rome: The Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private"
During the the 19th and 20th Manhattan grew up, quite literally. Explore the lesser-known Marble Collegiate Church and then visit famed landmarks like the New York Public Library and the Morgan Library. Stroll through Madison Square Park and learn about the odd design of the Flatiron Building. Discuss the innovations that allowed the city … Continue reading "Midtown Manhattan History and Architecture Guided Walking Tour – Semi-Private"
During this tour, your enthusiastic guide will reveal historical sites including Bowling Green and Castile Clinton in Battery Park. They will introduce you to statesmen including George Washington and Alexander Hamilton at both Federal Hall and Trinity Church before fast-forwarding to the last century, when the Charging Bull became the symbol for Wall Street … Continue reading "Lower Manhattan and Ground Zero Guided Walking Tour – Semi-Private"
Ditch the crowds and follow your local guide, starting at iconic Trafalgar Square, near the National Gallery, where you will begin to learn the history of this regiments. From there you’ll make your way to the the Horse Guards Palace where the Calvary on Guard includes more than a few impressive steeds that take … Continue reading "Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace Guided Walking Tour – Semi-Private"
Ditch the crowds and follow your local guide, starting at iconic Trafalgar Square, near the National Gallery, where you will begin to learn the history of this regiments. From there you’ll make your way to the the Horse Guards Palace where the Calvary on Guard includes more than a few impressive steeds that take … Continue reading "Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace Guided Walking Tour – Private"
The tour will begin with a walk through Spiegelquarter, a district known for a wide array of antiques and artistic goods. Afterwards, wander the Keizersgracht, or Emperor’s canal, where you’ll discuss one of Rembrandt’s most successful apprentices. In Rembrandt Square you’ll hear about the Night Watch Guards, who were characters in one of the … Continue reading "Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Semi-Private"
Begin by following your guide through the Spiegelquarter, the traditional district for all things art and antiques. You’ll then walk onwards towards the Keizersgracht, or Emperor’s canal, to learn about one of Rembrandt’s best-known apprentices. In Rembrandt Square, discover the Night Watch Guards – one of the artist’s most famous works – which is … Continue reading "Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Private"
Born in the 19th century, Central Park was designed to give New Yorkers a breath of fresh air. More than just green space, it’s also a venue for memorials and artwork honoring figures like Bolivar and Marti, as well as Balto and Hans Christen Andersen. As your enthusiastic young guide shares the park’s history, … Continue reading "The Essential Central Park Guided Walking Tour – Semi-Private"
Your guide will begin the Royal Palace. From there, you’ll meander through the medieval streets to sites including Plaza Mayor, Santa Cruz Palace, and the awe-inducing Almudena Cathedral. You’ll explore the stories behind the curious Bakery House and the tapas-filled stalls at San Miguel Market. This district oozes with charm, thanks in part to … Continue reading "Madrid The Old City Guided Walking Tour – Semi-Private"