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Virtual tours are still going strong!

We miss our in person walking tours but our virtual tours are so much fun! Our private virtual tours are perfect for company teambuilding, birthdays or just a reason to safely get your friends and family together! Especially during this time when people are hungry for travel. It’s the next best thing. We currently have…

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July 11, 2020

UPDATED! Summer in NYC is still on! And here’s how you can experience it.

August 20 Update. Upcoming Reopenings: Statue of Liberty Museum: August 24 Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration: August 24 Ripley’s Believe It Or Not: August 26 National Lighthouse Museum: August 26 Museum of Modern Art (MOMA): August 27 Museum of the City of New York: August 27 New York Aquarium: August 27 Bronx Zoo, Central Park…

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July 10, 2020

What do Birthdays, Bachelorettes and Graduations have in common?

They are all reasons to celebrate with a Like A Local private or custom tour! This past weekend, we hosted 4 amazing groups celebrating with friends and family. We are thrilled they chose to celebrate with us and we hope you will too! Contact [email protected] for more information. Cheers!

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June 29, 2016

VALENTINE’S DAY: Private Williamsburg, Brooklyn Wine, Cocktail & Sweets Tour

Enjoy this special tour of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, for lovers featuring drinks and dessert. You will sample delights at chic pastry, ice cream and chocolate shops followed by Brooklyn Oenology for a guided wine tasting. We top it all off with a bespoke cocktail with an unbeatable view at celebrity hot-spot Ides Bar at the Wythe Hotel. Along the way you…

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January 26, 2016

Sunday Funday: Exploring Williamsburg Brooklyn with Like A Local Tours

October 23, 2015 by Cultural Xplorer: I find that the best way to explore any city is by doing it like a local. I am such a big believer in keeping it local, that I wrote a whole guide to exploring New York City like a local, which highlights some of the top things that I love to do as a resident. When the New York City based company Like A Local Tours invited me to explore Williamsburg with them on their Sunday Funday Tour, I jumped at the opportunity to get to know one of my favorite neighborhoods better through a resident’s eyes. {PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS AND MORE OF THE ARTICLE} The tour of Williamsburg began right in the heart of the neighborhood on Bedford Avenue, the longest street in Brooklyn, where our tour guide (and company owner) Lauren introduced herself to us,…

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October 23, 2015


Lilo Travel Blog September 27, 2015: What does it mean to be a travel agent or travel company for the modern traveler? Well, first one needs to know what defines the modern traveler – sometimes it’s someone looking for the best way to go like a local, someone looking for thirtysomething travel ideas, or someone looking for modern ways to travel as a couple – most always, it’s someone looking for better ways of planning authentic travel experiences. However, to dig in deeper on what defines the modern traveler, we asked our friends at Like a Local Tours in Brooklyn for their take on what defines the modern traveler…. The modern traveler: I think the word that most defines today’s modern traveler is savvy. Savvy travelers are looking for a hyper local experience. Sure they might want to enjoy some of the traditional tourist sights in…

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September 27, 2015

Hear our interview on 95.5 PLJ FM!

Thinking of a “Stay-Cation”? Posted on September 3, 2015 If you’re thinking of a stay-cation this Labor Day weekend, discover Brooklyn “foodie” style with a “like a local” food tour. Check to book a tour today and listen to Race Taylor uncover it all with Lauren Beebe below… Click here for the radio interview!  

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September 8, 2015

North Fork Wine Tour: Taste Your Way Through New York’s Hidden Wine-Country!

Our North Fork Wine Tour was featured in iHeartMedia’s website and affiliate companies! Click here to check out the mention. You don’t want to miss this tour: So what can a wine-connoisseur expect along the way? Much more than your favorite vino! Tour-goers on the North Fork tour will receive the perfect balance of area history, relaxation, wine and culture, with fun and off-the-beaten path stops. In addition to tasting authentic regional wines, guests will also have the chance to visit a family fun farm, charming shops, taste authentic local goat cheese, and visit quaint seaside villages where they can shuck their own oysters on the tour! All expenses are included including transportation to/from NYC, breakfast, lunch, snacks, and even free spa gifts!

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July 17, 2015

Enjoy a special New York Food Tour for Valentine’s Day

Get out of the house (or apartment) and explore with our Flatiron Tour or Williamsburg Brooklyn Tours! It also makes a wonderful Valentine’s Day activity or gift. We are also available for private and customized tours, pretty much 24-7, so email us with your tour idea and we’ll plan it for you! [email protected]  

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January 16, 2015