Do you miss travelling the world? Check out these seven amazing attractions that offer virtual tours!

 

While we’re all so eager to go out of our house to discover the beauty of the world, we need to be responsible and abide by the travel restrictions that have been set by the Philippine government. Whether you miss going on a date with your bae or you simply just need a little breather from all the stress that is brought upon by the ongoing global crisis, we’ve got you covered!

Here’s a list of places you can virtually visit from the comfort of your home (yes, it’s possible!):

Seven Attractions You Can Visit From Your Home

 

  • Uffizi Gallery in Florence, Italy

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Uffizi Gallery is known as one of the most prominent art museums in Florence, Italy. It houses some of the most important works of the Renaissance, including works by the great Leonardo da Vinci. This virtual tour will give you access to newly-built halls with some of the world’s famous artworks.

Join the virtual tour if: you have an undeniable love for all things art

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  • Buck Island Reef in the Caribbean

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We know how exciting it is to discover the beauty of the underwater world in real life, but in the meantime, this virtual tour of Buck Island Reef will help you get through quarantine. Take a 360° journey through an underwater national park and witness the beauty of sea creatures and coral reefs.

Join the virtual tour if: you love discovering hidden gems under the sea

Take the virtual tour here

 

  • Angkor Wat in Cambodia

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Your dream of visiting Angkor Wat can finally be realized even just through a virtual tour! Angkor Wat, a Buddhist temple complex and is the largest religious monument of the world, is offering a free online tour for adventure-seekers around the world.

Join the virtual tour if: you’re a super-fan of Tomb Raider and you love learning about architecture

Take the virtual tour here

 

  • Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Van Gogh fans, rejoice! We know that almost every artist’s dream is to visit this famous museum in Amsterdam, but for now, you can take this virtual tour to ease your coronavirus anxiety. This virtual tour will let you see about 2,100 artworks and 820 letters from Van Gogh.

Join the virtual tour if: you want to discover the life of Van Gogh through his artworks

Take the virtual tour here

 

  • The Louvre in Paris, France

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Lorde stans, what’s good? If you have been listening to Melodrama during this self-isolation era with your quality headphones, why not pair it with a virtual tour at The Louvre? If you’ve always been curious about what’s inside the world’s largest museum and historical complex, you can finally visit it from the comfort of your couch!

Join the virtual tour if: you love Lorde, you love her song ‘The Louvre’, and you’re curious about The Louvre museum

Take the virtual tour here

 

  • The Acropolis in Athens, Greece

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Photo by Hole in The Donut Cultural Travel

Take a virtual trip back in time and take a tour of The Acropolis in Athens, Greece. This iconic and historical structure located on a gigantic outcrop above the city of Athens contains the remains of ancient buildings of great architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.

Join the virtual tour if: you want to see one of the world’s most celebrated architectural treasures

Take the virtual tour here

 

  • Studio Ghibli Museum, Japan

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During its temporary disclosure due to COVID-19, the Studio Ghibli museum in Japan decided to start a Youtube channel to allow fans from all around the globe to take a look inside the museum while it’s closed. This museum showcases the work of Japanese animator, filmmaker, and screenwriter Hayao Miyazaki.

Join the virtual tour if: you are a fan of Studio Ghibli movies such as Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Ponyo, Whisper of the Heart, From Up on Poppy Hill, and more!

Take the virtual tour here


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