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To tour the world is a dream most people hold dear to their hearts.
However great the desire, realistically, this is not always achievable due to financial constraints and the global pandemic. For those wishing to explore far-off destinations, fret not, there is a way to visit popular tourist attractions right now, thanks to technology.
The Newcastillian – Online News lists a selection of 7 virtual tours, you and your family can enjoy right now.
The Louvre, Paris
The Louvre is one of the most iconic art museums on the planet—known for its extraordinary collection; housing some of the greatest names in history, you can now enjoy a tour by clicking the link: Louvre Museum
The Vatican Museum
Sticking with art, the Vatican Museum holds an unrivalled collection, boasting The Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, and Raphael’s Room, just three of the incredible sights you will enjoy during the virtual tour when clicking the link: Vatican Museum
Walt Disney World
Let us step outside the world of art and into the remarkably creative and exciting world of Disney. Come enjoy the virtual tour which includes visits to Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot, but to name a few.
Click the link for a magical tour: Disney Parks
Have you ever wondered how the British Royal family lives? Well, now you can view the magnificent building and admire the esteemed Buckingham Palace.
To take part in the virtual tour, click the link: Royal UK
Cats of Athens Self-Guided Virtual Experience
Something for cat lovers! The Cats of Athens virtual experience takes you on a tour of the city, delving into the history, stories, and the very mythos of Athens’ cats.
To learn about the fascinating history of the cats in Athens, click the link: Cats of Athens virtual experience
Explore the moon with NASA
The time has come to leave planet earth and take a virtual tour of the moon in new 4K resolution, thanks to data provided by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.
As the visualisation moves around the near side, far side, north and south poles of the Moon, NASA highlights interesting features, sites and information gathered on the lunar terrain.
Click the link for the full experience: Tour the Moon
Head North to explore Fairbanks, Alaska
You can now use your phone or computer to experience the beauty that is Fairbanks, Alaska. From the comfort of your couch, you can take in the Midnight Sun, the Northern Lights or even experience the thrill of dog sledging.
Click the link to enjoy this tour: Explore Fairbanks
Be sure to leave a comment below, telling us which tour you enjoyed most.