Best Statue + Tourist Pics Ever!

Best Statue + Tourist Pics Ever!

These photos of tourists clowning around with statues are hilarious. Hire a tour guide to see these monuments for yourself.

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Hilarious YVR Luggage Cart Commercial

Hilarious YVR Luggage Cart Commercial

This is the funniest (and perhaps the only) commercial that features an airport luggage cart.

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The Most Beautiful Portugal Beach Video Ever Made

The Most Beautiful Portugal Beach Video Ever Made

This video proves the beaches in Portugal are outstanding but don't forget to hire a guide to see some more of the sites when you're there.

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10 Unusual Travel Photo Tips

10 Unusual Travel Photo Tips

Photo tour guides not only show you beautiful views, they also show you how to photograph them. Here are tips from one such guide about travel photography.

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The 15 Most Beautiful Walking Paths in Japan

The 15 Most Beautiful Walking Paths in Japan

Hire a hiking guide in Japan and they'll take you to these 15 stunning pathways.

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The Best Burning Man Time Lapse Ever

The Best Burning Man Time Lapse Ever

To fully appreciate the wonders of the state, hire a Nevada guide. But to appreciate the Burning Man festival, watch this video.

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Would you Surf in the Arctic?

Would you Surf in the Arctic?

Surfing in -2°C water may not be appealing but watching this video makes us want to go north and hire an arctic guide.

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The Man Who Lived on His Bike

The Man Who Lived on His Bike

A bike guide will show you how much fun it is to tour by bicycle. But they've probably never lived an entire day on their bike like this guy.

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Funniest Kid Quotes About the Ocean Ever

Funniest Kid Quotes About the Ocean Ever

Whether you want to hire a whale watching or sea kayaking guide, no doubt these funniest kid quotes about the ocean will teach you a few things.

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9 Things Beginner Hikers Should Never Do

9 Things Beginner Hikers Should Never Do

We interviewed hiking guides around the world to learn the nine most common mistakes beginner hikers make.

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San Francisco Tour Guide Amazes Tourists

San Francisco Tour Guide Amazes Tourists

Watch as this San Francisco tour guide bends the minds of these tourists with the help of a concave mirror, a flashlight and a whisper.

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10 BC Experiences to Add to Your Bucket List

10 BC Experiences to Add to Your Bucket List

Whatever adventure you're looking for, you'll be able to find it in the province of BC, along with a guide to show you the way.

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Hot Springs, Hidden Treasures & Zero Crowds

Hot Springs, Hidden Treasures & Zero Crowds

The crisp air and deep blue skies that accompany the stable weather of winter provide the perfect backdrop to the beauty of the Kansai region.

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10 Hikes To Do In Alberta Before You Die

10 Hikes To Do In Alberta Before You Die

Hiring hiking guides to see these stunning trails in Canada definitely needs to be on your bucket list.

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The Most Epic Selfie Of All Time

The Most Epic Selfie Of All Time

In this video, adventurer Alex Chacón has created what could be considered the most epic selfie ever. See if you can name the 36 countries in the film.

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10 Epic Places You Can Only See With A Guide

10 Epic Places You Can Only See With A Guide

Here are 10 of the best experiences in the world that cannot be experienced without the help of an adventure or tour guide.

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The Most Beautiful Video of Yosemite Ever!

The Most Beautiful Video of Yosemite Ever!

Yosemite hiking guides will tell you the National Park that they call their office is the most beautiful area in the world. This video proves it.

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12 Pics + 7 Reasons = Why You’ll Visit

12 Pics + 7 Reasons = Why You’ll Visit

These stunning pictures and advice from Iceland guides will have you booking a ticket to the world's most northern country tomorrow.

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The Clearest Waters in the World

The Clearest Waters in the World

After you see these photos, you'll want to hire some adventure guides to take you to these magical, clear water places.

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10 Things You Should Never Pack in Luggage

10 Things You Should Never Pack in Luggage

We interview tour guides around the world to discover the 10 things you should never pack in your luggage.

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Top 10 Rules for Safe Snowmobiling

Top 10 Rules for Safe Snowmobiling

Follow these 10 rules shared with us by snowmobiling guides and you're ensured an amazing backcountry experience.

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The Best Mountain Bike Apps on Earth

The Best Mountain Bike Apps on Earth

We interview mountain bike guides around the world to discover what the sport's best mobile apps are.

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16 Most Amazing Lighthouses on Earth

16 Most Amazing Lighthouses on Earth

Hire a sightseeing guide in any of these countries to view these incredible lighthouses.

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7 Rules for Safe Wildlife Encounters

7 Rules for Safe Wildlife Encounters

Follow these 7 steps and you and the wildlife guides you're touring with will be sure to have an amazing experience.

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The Cutest Ski Cabin in the World?

The Cutest Ski Cabin in the World?

Mountaineering Guides and Ski Guides would be happy to bring you to this cute ski cabin in Italy that sleeps 9 comfortably.

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GuideAdvisor Celebrates First Anniversary with

GuideAdvisor Celebrates First Anniversary with

GuideAdvisor is celebrating its one year anniversary with a website redesign, improved functioning and staff favourites!

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GuideAdvisor Terror Tour Trivia Contest

GuideAdvisor Terror Tour Trivia Contest

Enter to win a terror tour in Vancouver, BC, or Venice, Italy.

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11 Reasons to try Stand Up Paddleboarding

11 Reasons to try Stand Up Paddleboarding

We interview stand up paddleboard guides around North America to find out why you too should try this popular sport this year.

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11 Pics of Slovenia: Europe’s Best Secret

11 Pics of Slovenia: Europe’s Best Secret

These photos prove that Slovenia is the most beautiful country in Europe you've never been to. Hire a tour guide to take you there today!

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Is this the Most Epic Wedding Ever?

Is this the Most Epic Wedding Ever?

This couple biked, hiked and rock climbed up a mountain for their wedding. Adventure guides would be proud.

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Would You Ever Ride a Half-Bike?

Would You Ever Ride a Half-Bike?

This new bike developed by Kolelinia in Arizona might redefine the genre and change the lives of bicycle guides.

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Canada’s Tour Guides Share Secret Spots

Canada’s Tour Guides Share Secret Spots

Tour guides and adventure guides in Canada share their favourite spots around the country plus we share photos of a few of our own.

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Get to Know Kayak Guide Dallas Smith

Get to Know Kayak Guide Dallas Smith

Kayak guide Dallas Smith talks about bachelorettes, sea lions and "dancing, glowing glitter."

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Get to Know Hiking Guide Kirkland Shave

Get to Know Hiking Guide Kirkland Shave

Hiking fitness guide Kirkland Shave talks about proper pack fitting, bears and why he hikes barefoot.

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Would you use a Trampoline Sidewalk?

Would you use a Trampoline Sidewalk?

Walking tour guides are almost as fun as this trampoline right-of-way.

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Unbelievably Dangerous Aerial Photos

Unbelievably Dangerous Aerial Photos

City guides will show you amazing views, but nothing this scary!

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GuideAdvisor Partners With Zipcar

GuideAdvisor Partners With Zipcar

GuideAdvisor has announced a partnership with Zipcar that will see members of both enjoying discounts.

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This is the Best Run to the Beach Ever!

This is the Best Run to the Beach Ever!

Tour guides and adventure guides offer plenty of seaside activities. But no-one's more excited to hit the beach than this Golden Labrador.

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The World’s Smallest Places to Sleep

The World’s Smallest Places to Sleep

Adventure guides will take you to some amazing places. And if you're lucky, you'll get to stay in one of these unique, tiny accommodations.

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San Diego Surfing Condensed to 2 Minutes

San Diego Surfing Condensed to 2 Minutes

Watching this mind-bending video will make you want to hire a surf guide tomorrow.

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Wine Pairings for the Perfect BBQ

Wine Pairings for the Perfect BBQ

The best way to enjoy wine at your next barbecue is to make sure you look at this chart first.

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These Bubble Blowing Whales are Amazing!

These Bubble Blowing Whales are Amazing!

A whale watching tour guide will show you some amazing things and if you're lucky, you'll see the most incredible bubble show on earth.

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4 Pens + 1 Ruler = Amazing Music!

4 Pens + 1 Ruler = Amazing Music!

Music guides can take you to where some of the sweetest sounds in the world can be found, including the beats dropped by these 2 pen musicians.

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An Infographic On Unusual Manners Around the World

An Infographic On Unusual Manners Around the World

Hiring a tour guide is the best way to navigate local customs but for a quick tutorial on manners around the globe, check out this infographic.

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GuideAdvisor’s Social Media Reach Grows an

GuideAdvisor’s Social Media Reach Grows an

With its unprecedented growth in the past 7 months, GuideAdvisor is taking the online travel market by storm.

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Win $1000 Toward A Guided Trip on GuideAdvisor.com

Win $1000 Toward A Guided Trip on GuideAdvisor.com

GuideAdvisor is giving away $1000 to put toward any guided vacation package offered on our web site.

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10 Best Photo Spots in Kyoto

10 Best Photo Spots in Kyoto

A professional photographer in Kyoto acts as a tour guide and shares his favourite spots to shoot in this beautiful and historic city in Japan.

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Cute Puppy Won’t Share – Unlike Tour

Cute Puppy Won’t Share – Unlike Tour

This video proves that not all cute puppies will share with others. But tour guides around the world certainly will!

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Going Fishing in Scotland? Read These Guide Tips

Going Fishing in Scotland? Read These Guide Tips

A local fishing guide explains how to catch trophy-sized salmon and trout in Scotland.

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Incredible Encounter With Alaskan Brown Bear

Incredible Encounter With Alaskan Brown Bear

Wildlife Tour Guides will get you close to wild animals. But not this close.

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Get to Know Vancouver Tour Guide Will Woods

Get to Know Vancouver Tour Guide Will Woods

Vancouver tour guide Will Woods talks about booze, murder and the art of storytelling as it applies to the profession of guiding.

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Woman Dances With Sharks – Beautiful!

Woman Dances With Sharks – Beautiful!

This video takes us on a guided tour of Bermuda's ocean floor with an underwater model and 15-foot mako sharks. The results are stunningly beautiful.

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Psst: Watch This & You’ll Travel to LA

Psst: Watch This & You’ll Travel to LA

Watch this amazing video and (especially the footage at 2:44) and you'll want to travel to LA as soon as possible.

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8 Things Americans Don’t Know about Smokey

8 Things Americans Don’t Know about Smokey

Wildlife guides are the best way to learn about animals. But did you know the iconic Smokey the Bear was a war hero? And that he took over Bambi's job?

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Man Fends Off Great White Shark In Sydney Harbour

Man Fends Off Great White Shark In Sydney Harbour

Had this guy hired an Australian tour guide, he might have avoided this dangerous close encounter with a great white shark in the Sydney Harbour.

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How to be a Vancouverite!

How to be a Vancouverite!

Hey Vancouver tour guides (and anyone else who lives in Canada's 3rd largest city) – is this video actually true? Especially the part about bike lanes?

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Tour Guide & Winner of the “Best Job in

Tour Guide & Winner of the “Best Job in

We tracked down former tour guide Greg Snell in Australia to ask how he's liking his "Best Job in the World"

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A 360° Virtual Tour of the Sistine Chapel

A 360° Virtual Tour of the Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel boasts one of the most famous ceilings on earth and now you can see it all through a virtual tour offered by the Vatican.

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A Giant School of Rays Flying…Above Water!

A Giant School of Rays Flying…Above Water!

This video footage of the largest gathering of rays in history will make you want to hire a whale watching guide, kayak guide or snorkelling guide right now

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Wine Guides. Yoga Guides. And a Guy that Drinks

Wine Guides. Yoga Guides. And a Guy that Drinks

This funny cartoon made us realize we have wine guides and yoga guides, but no guides that teach you to drink wine while practicing yoga.

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What’s Real & What’s Fake? These

What’s Real & What’s Fake? These

We love water and any guided activity that involves water. But never before have we seen such amazing paintings depicting water. Can you tell what's real?

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GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Iceland

GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Iceland

GuideAdvisor welcomes its first guide in Iceland.

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These Photos of the Most Beautiful Stairs in the

These Photos of the Most Beautiful Stairs in the

Steps not only transport you to different worlds, they can also be profound works of art. Here are some of the most beautiful steps in cities where you can hire guides to show you around.

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GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Vietnam

GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Vietnam

GuideAdvisor welcomes its first guide in Vietnam.

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Tweet or Retweet #Guideadvisor during our Twitter

Tweet or Retweet #Guideadvisor during our Twitter

GuideAdvisor is giving away two $25 gift cards from Starbucks EVERY WEEK from April 14, 2014 until May 30, 2014. Here are the rules.

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My Guide Has a PhD in Egyptology!

My Guide Has a PhD in Egyptology!

Ever wonder what level of education or qualification a typical Tourist Guide has? Turns out, it’s a lot more than most people think.

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Get to Know Sheila Archer:  Photo Guiding in North

Get to Know Sheila Archer: Photo Guiding in North

Trained at the International Center for Photography. Licensed as a New York City Sightseeing Guide. If you're into photos and NYC, Sheila's the guide for you.

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GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Russia

GuideAdvisor Welcomes its First Guide in Russia

GuideAdvisor welcomes its first guide in Russia.

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Don’t just take our word for it – the Mass

Don’t just take our word for it – the Mass

Media powerhouses like National Geographic, Fodors and CNN weigh in on the importance of hiring guides

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GuideAdvisor Offers 4 Ways to Win at the Vancouver

GuideAdvisor Offers 4 Ways to Win at the Vancouver

Join us at the Outdoor Adventure Show in Vancouver this weekend and you could win a ski trip, SUP adventure, Whistler food tour or an Apple iPad.

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GuideAdvisor Featured in Edible Morsels

GuideAdvisor Featured in Edible Morsels

GuideAdvisor was recently featured in Edible Morsels, the monthly newsletter put out by some of our favourite San Francisco food guides at Edible Excursions

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What to do with the Kids in Napa Valley

What to do with the Kids in Napa Valley

Got the kids in tow in North America's most famous wine region? No problem. These great activities will have you covered.

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Burn your Guidebooks – 2 Authors Explain why

Burn your Guidebooks – 2 Authors Explain why

Two guidebook authors discuss the pros and cons of tour guides vs. books

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Top 10 San Fran Foodie Photo Contest Entries

Top 10 San Fran Foodie Photo Contest Entries

We had so many excellent entries for our contest we just had to share our top 10 favourites.

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Don’t Look Like a Dork & 9 Reasons to

Don’t Look Like a Dork & 9 Reasons to

Because tourist traps suck. Hire a tour guide or adventure guide and roll like a VIP.

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Our Foodie Contest Winner & the YUM Recipe

Our Foodie Contest Winner & the YUM Recipe

Monica Lo, the winner of our San Francisco Foodie Photo Contest, shares her Laksa recipe with us

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GuideAdvisor Launches – Website Dedicated to

GuideAdvisor Launches – Website Dedicated to

Guideadvisor, a website dedicated to showcasing tour guides and adventure guides has launched.

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What Should You do in Wine Country? Drink Beer!

What Should You do in Wine Country? Drink Beer!

Forget about the wine. Here are some of our favourite breweries in Napa Valley.

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The Best Damn BBQ Oyster Recipe on Earth

The Best Damn BBQ Oyster Recipe on Earth

Tomales Bay in California offers up some of the most delicious oysters in the world. Here's the best way to prepare them on a grill.

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Why You Need to Hire a Guide in San Francisco

Why You Need to Hire a Guide in San Francisco

Know what alleys to visit and what ones to stay away from in the Mission? Neither did we. So we got a guide and this is why you should too.

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6 Tips To Look Like A Pro On A Wine Tour Tasting

6 Tips To Look Like A Pro On A Wine Tour Tasting

Don't taste wine directly out of the bottle. And 6 other things we learned not to do in Napa Valley.

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24 Hours in the Mission District, San Francisco

24 Hours in the Mission District, San Francisco

From enjoying beet ice cream to going on a graffiti walk, here are the things to do in the Mission District in one day.

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8 Best Napa Wineries You’ve Never Heard Of

8 Best Napa Wineries You’ve Never Heard Of

Rather than visit mass-production wineries, check out some of these smaller, charming boutiques in Napa Valley.

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