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Navigating the New Airbnb

Airbnb, the peer-to-peer accommodations site where travelers book everything from single rooms to entire villas, has spent the last couple of years branching out. It has teamed up with airlines like Delta and Virgin America to give miles to travelers who book stays. And it has teamed up with travel …

8 of Our Favorite New York Walking Tours and Apps

Once upon a time, the curious tourist or New York explorer would have to enlist a living, breathing tour guide to learn about the city as they …

Guided Walking Tour of Hasidic Williamsburg (Women) (New York City)

This Detour is best between 10am - 5pm Sunday through Friday. We don't recommend taking this Detour on Saturdays, because nearly all the stops are …

Guided Walking Tour of Soundwalk Presents The Bronx: Birth of Hip Hop with Jazzy J and Afrika Bambaataa (New York City)

Soundwalk Presents The Bronx: Birth of Hip Hop with Jazzy J and Afrika Bambaataa<p>Ride the 6 train deep into the South Bronx as Def Jam Records …

Guided Walking Tour of Hasidic Williamsburg (Men) (New York City)

This Detour is best between 10am - 5pm Sunday through Friday. We don't recommend taking this Detour on Saturdays, because nearly all the stops are …

Guided Walking Tour of SoHo: Artists in Residence (New York City)

This Detour can be taken any time, any day, but is best between 11am and 4pm, Wednesday to Saturday, when all stops on the tour are open.<p>This Detour …

Guided Walking Tour of Coney Island: Step Right Up (New York City)

Bring some cash for snacks and rides and an optional donation at the incredible Coney Island Museum.<p>Coney Island is seasonal! We recommend taking …

Coney Island

Guided Walking Tour of Ken Burns' Brooklyn Bridge (New York City)

This Detour can be taken anytime, any day of the week.<p>In filmmaking terms, the hour before sunset is known as “Magic Hour” and provides sunlight that …

Guided Walking Tour of Times Square: Joel Grey's Broadway (New York City)

This Detour is best between noon and 11pm when all of the businesses along the route are open. Go any day but Monday, when the theatre district …

Guided Walking Tour of Central Park: Democratic Playground (New York City)

This Detour can be taken anytime, any day but is best when started between 10am and 4pm to catch all the stops along the route while they’re …

Detour San Francisco

Travel seasonality

High seasons and low seasons, explained.<p>Mark Twain famously said, “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.” Seasons in San …

Events

Events for every day in San Francisco.<p>No matter the month, the week, or the day, San Francisco fills its calendar of events. Indoor, outdoor. Free, …

Getting around in San Francisco

How to get <i>around</i> San Francisco.<p>Although hanging from a San Francisco cable car is undeniably charming, most visitors rely on alternative public …

San Francisco Travel Guide - Airbnb Neighborhoods

Lombard Street is not SF's crookedest street, as popularly believed. It is actually Vermont Street.<p>San Francisco's Chinatown is the oldest Chinatown …

Glimmering shimmering Haight-Ashbury. This summer is the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. 50 years ago Peter Coyote and his friends were in the midst of a cultural revolution that they themselves began. Right here in The Haight. He'll tell you all about it on our Haight-Ashbury Detour. 5 people can get it for free by using the code coyoteinstagram at detour.com/redeem The Haight-Ashbury Detour audio tour was produced in partnership with @kqedofficial :) #detour #sanfrancisco #audiotour #summeroflove #haightashbury #petercoyote #travel #travelguide #traveldeeper #instatravel

Doin' some test-walking in Chinatown this morning🏮 #newdetour #comingsoon #detour #sanfrancisco #chinatown #audiotour #travelguide #travel #traveldeeper #instatravel

launching early this fall 😊🍂 #detour #sanfrancisco #chinatown #audiotour #audioguide #travelguide #travel #traveldeeper #instatravel

L❤️ve these legs on Haight Street. #detour #sanfrancisco #haightashbury #travelguide #audiotour #audioguide #travel #traveldeeper

The Hobart, The Hobart ... Have you heard about The Hobart? Take the Architecture Detour and you will hear about The Hobart :) #detour #sanfrancisco #audiotour #audioguide #travelguide #traveldeeper #travel

Whether it’s your gal-entine, pal-entine or Valentine, discover the city around you this Valentine’s Day with the ones you love. Purchase one tour and sync up for free to wander the streets together. The sun is shining on The Mission Detour today! 🌞💛🌞💛

Guided Walking Tours, "The World's Coolest Audio Guides"

Beautifully produced GPS audio walks that take you beneath the surface of cities around the world. Whether you’re solo or syncing audio with friends, …

Guided Walking Tour of Albany Bulb (San Francisco)

Take this Detour anytime during daylight, but the hours before sunset are the most magical.<p>FYI: There are a few bad words in this Detour, and a story …

Guided Walking Tour of Golden Gate Park Nature Walk (San Francisco)

Golden Gate Park Nature Walk<p>Meet a strange plant spirit & his unusual plant friends of Golden Gate Park. For adults & cool kids 11+.<p>As you walk …

Guided Walking Tours, "The World's Coolest Audio Guides"

Beautifully produced GPS audio walks that take you beneath the surface of cities around the world. Whether you’re solo or syncing audio with friends, …

Guided Walking Tour of Making Market Street (San Francisco)

Part of this Detour takes place inside the San Francisco Public Library, so best to go when the library is open: Monday 10am-5pm Tuesday-Thursday …