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rent-a-guide is your chance to make your vacation as individual and unforgettable as possible. With us you book heart-stopping activities, skip the line tickets and memorable guided tours all over the world. We love what we do! This is why we want to use our travelblog to give you advise on how to explore the world in the best kind of way. Visit the most amazing sights, climb the highest mountains, detect hidden spots and discover how beautiful our world can be.

City trips

Experience memorable city trips and learn just anything about your travel destination of choice. What's the best time to go to London? Where do I get the best food in Paris? What's so magical about New York? What are the must-do's in Bangkok?
There is fun to be done. Go explore!

Top 10 lists

What if you missed out on the most popular places in Dubai or the best coffee in Instanbul? How would you feel, if you accidently stepped into a tourist trap in Bolivia or if you missed the best view overlooking Rome. What if you didn't know that the best festival in Berlin is going on?
Don't worry, with us you won't miss anything! We have all the top 10, top 5 or top 3 lists of must-see experiences, best sights and the most beloved restaurants and cafés!

Share your experiences

We'll do our best to cover all questions you may have and we'll try hard to find the most interesting spots and topics.
Nevertheless, we might not always be right and we might also miss some stuff. Therefore, feel free to share your own travel tips, as we would love to hear about your experiences, ideas and suggestions.


Top 10 tips for your vacation in Bangkok

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and with its 8,3 million inhabitants the biggest city of the country. Many tourists coming to Bangkok only stay for a few days in order of a stopover. But no matter if your planning to come for a short break or a lasting holiday…


The 10 most spectacular sights in Dubai

Dubai is an imposing city in the United Arab Emirates. Home to the highest buildings in the world, literally scraping the sky. Apart from its impressing and over the top architecture, Dubai enchants its visitors with a breath-taking nature experience and the beauty of the amazing desert landscape. If you…

3 days Miami Key Biscayne

Three days in Miami – Day 2

In the first part of our sequence Three days in Miami – Day 1 we told you all about the sightseeing and the culture of Miami. Today it is time to leave the city behind us and to explore the swampy and grassy landscape of the famous Everglades. We will…

Top 15 Travel Blogs

Top 15 Travel Blogs

Reading travel blogs is a fabulous way to get inspiration for your next trip. However, the internet is full of them and it can be very difficult to find the best ones. Therefore, rent-a-guide has searched the web and can now present our top 15 travel blogs. Nomadic Notes Take…


How to enjoy London on a tight budget

There is no need to drag on about how amazing London is. It is amazing and everybody knows. There is only one single aspect, which isn’t really that amazing: London is way too expensive. And I am not talking about property prices. Whether it’s a beer, a meal or a…


Three days in Miami – Day 3

So far we’ve provided sightseeing tips on the heart of Miami and suggestions on excursions in the Everglades with the previous two articles: Three Days in Miami-Day 1 and Three Days in Miami-Day 2. On the third day of your stay in Miami you will probably wake up slightly heavy-hearted…

The 10 most popular Cities in the USA

1. New York City New York is probably the most popular city in the world. This vibrant metropolis with its 18.9 million inhabitans is shaped by being an important location for film, music, sightseeing and culture. Additionally New York is one of the most significant economic and trading centers in…


Insider tips for visiting Budapest

Budapest – the Hungarian capital is one of the Must-See cities of Eastern Europe. Here are some insider tips from Zsuzsanna Molnar from Hungária Koncert Ltd. 1. Heroe’s Square It is one of the major squares in Budapest, Hungary, noted for its iconic statue complex featuring the Seven Chieftains of…

Three days in Miami

Three days in Miami – Day 1

Miami is considered to be one of the most popular travel destinations in the world and should be included on every places-to-see-before-I-die list. The city is located in southeastern Florida and allures its visitors with a wide range of activities and various sights. During your stay you can experience the…

Top things to do in Egypt

Top 5 things to do and see in Egypt- Egyptian Tour Guide Moustafa’s choice

Moustafa is an Egyptian tour guide on LocalGuiding and offers private guided tours in Cairo, Luxor and the rest of Egypt. Today he tells us his personal top 5 attractions he thinks you must see when travelling to Egypt: 1. The Great Pyramid of Giz…