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Video call with a local to plan your perfect trip or to ask for local tips, essential info and insider secrets!

City Unscripted Zoom with a local
City Unscripted Zoom with a local
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City Unscripted Zoom with a local

Chat to one of our locals via zoom and get answers to all your questions plus personalized recommendations on things to do, places to go, best local eats and logistics to make your trip a breeze.

How does it work?

  • Tell us about you

    After booking, answer our short questionnaire so we can choose the right host for your video call

  • Chat to your host

    Got questions? Ask away, and get insider tips based on your interests, travel style and what you want to see and do

  • Get your customised plan

    Get a summary of your conversation from your host, including a list of their recommendations and helpful links

City Unscripted Zoom with local

We don’t do deals with restaurants, shops or attractions so you’ll always get unbiased recommendations from our hosts!

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Half a day in Rome with a local
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Barcelona Half-Day Experience: Landmarks, Delights & Paella! City Highlights

Embark on our Barcelona Half-Day Tour to uncover iconic landmarks alongside our personal favorites.

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Eat like a local in Rome
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Eat like a local in Rome Food & Drink

Old-school trattorias, carciofi alla giudia and of course, a slice of pizza romana.

$195.36 per person

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London Afternoon Tea & Iconic Landmarks Experience Cultural

Discover London's history and enjoy afternoon tea on this immersive experience combining traditional elegance and iconic attractions

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Kickstart your trip to Rome
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Kickstart your trip to Rome Introduction to the city

Trams, a labyrinth of cobbled streets and the perfect imperfection of historical ruins.

$102.56 per person

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Berlin in 4: Savor, Sip, and Soak in History! Cultural

The best 4 hours in Berlin: Indulge in local delicacies, savor artisanal beers, and immerse yourself in the city's rich history.

$183.49 per person

4 hours

Experiences for all
types of travelers


for all types
of travelers

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Food Tours In Italy

Typical canal-side restaurant in Venice

Venice Food Tours

Tourists enjoying al fresco dining with a local at a trattoria in Rome

Food Tours In Rome

Tourists exploring the cobblestone streets of Rome with a local guide

Tours with locals in Rome

The Colleseum all lit up for a night tour of Rome

Rome Night Tours

Tourist couple posing in front of the Colosseum while on a tour of Rome

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Local guide standing with tourists on a bridge while on a private tour in Rome

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Private Tour Guides In Rome

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Walking Tours In Rome

Rome Layover Tours

Rome Layover Tours

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Latest reviews from our guests

    Since it was our first trip to Rome, I wanted to be able to experience the city from a local perspective. Indira was not only knowledgeable and interesting, but also a lot of fun! I highly encourage those that want to see the city beyond the normal tourist stops, to choose this tour!

    July 2024

    Janie U

    The tour guide was very funny and knowledgeable. I had such a great time and I will never forget it.

    July 2024

    Joshua K

    Indira was very knowledgeable and personable. She catered the tour to what we wanted to see & was patient when we wanted to stop at different locations. Highly recommend this tour & Indira as a tour guide!

    July 2024

    Karen P

    Our guide was educated and informative. We enjoyed different local food while seeing and discussing many historical sites. Our guide was very personable and it felt as though we were visiting and chatting with an old friend.

    July 2024

    Sean T

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Travel planning consultation

Got questions about the city you’re visiting? Our local hosts have all the answers. City Unscripted will set your trip up for success with travel planning tips from our knowledgeable local insiders – the only travel consultants you’ll ever need.

With our simple travel planning service, you can chat with a like-minded local before you even board your flight! We’ll set up a video call or email conversation with a guide in the city you’re visiting, so you can get expert online travel advice to make your travel planning a breeze.

Save yourself the hours of researching online travel advice yourself. Whether you have questions about public transport, need advice on where to stay, or you simply want to arrive at your destination fully prepared with insider tips and tricks, our travel planning service will set you up.

What are you waiting for? Book a tour with City Unscripted and let’s get your travel planning started with top-notch online travel advice from the travel consultants who know it all – the locals!