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See Our Two-Page Spread in One of Australia’s Largest Newspapers!

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We are so excited to share the coverage of our one of our New York City food tours in Australia’s national Traveller (2.5 million readers!). Here are a few excerpts: There are much more imposing structures in New York City than the 22-storey Flatiron Building. The Chrysler building…

Tour Guide Perspective: Kathryn Fray – Story Teller

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Kathryn Fray – Story Teller ON THE STREETS WHERE IT HAPPENED I can tell you a story about anything. Go on, ask me. Some people are good with numbers, some at sport, but I can make-believe. I never imagined that I would end up doing this though. Theatre and storytelling for me was always on…

Podcast with The Offbeat Life

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Founder Lauren Beebe recently sat down with Debbie Arcangeles, creator and host of The Offbeat Life, a weekly podcast and trusted voice for entrepreneurs and freelancers living intentional and inspired lives. The Offbeat life has been featured on Refinery 29, Thrive Global, Dame Traveler, Forbes and more! Lauren discusses how and why she founded Like A Local Tours, what has led…

African Boheme on our Chelsea Market, High Line and Meatpacking Food & History Tour

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We are partnered with a great startup serving up wonderful experiences, called IfOnly and through them, African Boheme (@africanboheme) recently joined our Chelsea Market Food Tour. Here’s what she said to say: The greatest love story ever told. Three decades ago my mom was a buyer for a shop, in the most West Indian “meet…

Like A Local Tours Wins Best Bespoke Cultural NYC Tour Company 2019!

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We are excited to announce that we have been crowned Best Bespoke Cultural NYC Tour Company 2019 in the third annual 2018 Lux Life Magazine Travel Awards. We will appear in their annual magazine that is distributed to over 250,000 readers and on their website LUX. “Like A Local is almost 5 years old and…

Travel & Hospitality Award Winner

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We are thrilled to announce that Like A Local Tours is an award winner for the Travel & Hospitality Awards 2018 Americas program. So proud to represent New York City in this class of top notch travel and experience providers. Like A Local Tours has also received a nomination in the 3rd annual LUX…

Founder & CEO, Lauren Beebe, Joins the Board of the Human Impacts Institute

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We are so pleased to announce that Founder & CEO of Like A Local Tours, Lauren Beebe, has joined the board of the Human Impacts Institute (HII). HII’s mission is to create and share innovative approaches to tackling social and environmental issues. Their programs pair artists and scientists to engage new audiences in climate change…

Founder & CEO, Lauren Beebe, Joins Advisory Board for Student Focused Travel Nonprofit

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We are proud to announce that our Founder and CEO, Lauren Beebe, has joined the Advisory Board for Reach the World (RTW). RTW makes the benefits of travel accessible to classrooms, inspiring students to become curious, confident global citizens. Enabled by a digital platform, classrooms and college student travelers explore the world together. The program…

Like A Local Tours Celebrates A Milestone: 10,000 Customers!

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Brooklyn, NY. September 10, 2018 — Like A Local Tours, a bespoke experiences company in Brooklyn, announced today that it has served over 10,000 customers from around the globe since launching in 2014. Like A Local Tours focuses on small group food, fashion and art tours offering insider access and high quality tour guides. “I…