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Experience Mardi Gras in New Orleans

  New Orleans’ Mardi Gras is undoubtedly one of America’s most anticipated events of the year. It’s more than just a celebration – it’s a cultural phenomenon that captures the essence of this vibrant city. Meaning “Fat Tuesday” in French, Mardi Gras has been celebrated in New Orleans since the early 1700’s. It has deep…

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December 30, 2023

Rebirth of New Orleans: A Journey Through Life After Hurricane Katrina

The city of New Orleans has always been known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and unique charm. However, in 2005, Hurricane Katrina changed the course of the city’s history, leaving behind a trail of destruction and despair. In the aftermath of this catastrophic event, the people of New Orleans displayed incredible resilience and determination…

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November 12, 2023

“A Symphony of Colors: Exploring Fall Foliage in Boston, Lexington, and Concord”

  As the summer warmth gradually fades away, New England transforms into a picturesque canvas painted with the vibrant hues of autumn. One of the most captivating and quintessential fall experiences can be found in the historic region of Boston, Lexington, and Concord. With its rich history, charming streets, and stunning landscapes, this area becomes…

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October 11, 2023

Travel Perspective: The Jewish Experience

This month, we’re highlighting the landmarks and attractions that speak to the Jewish experience in three cities in our WeVenture network. From the Hudson River to the Hollywood Hills, you might be surprised by the deep history and cultural significance the Jewish people have contributed throughout the development of the nation.  SONY DSC Philadelphia Jews…

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December 8, 2022

Only in…Philly

Mention Philadelphia and you get a very broad spectrum of comments: Birthplace of Independence. Land of cheesesteaks. That place between New York City and Washington, D.C. But Philly isn’t a brief pitstop to the locals, who love their city and everything about it, for the better or worse. We tapped into our local guide team…

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December 2, 2022

Only in…Denver

Mile High City. Queen City of the Plains. Gateway to the Rockies. Its monikers are many, but if you had to capture the essence of Denver in a title, how could you possibly choose? We decided to ask our guide team what they believe makes this Colorado capital so unique, and got some interesting responses….

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September 22, 2022

Exploring the Stories Behind Street Art

We can all appreciate street art for its beauty and scale – and the fact that it’s free and accessible to everyone – but on your next visit to one of the cities below, take some time to learn the stories behind the art and artists: what might look like a boring, sooty facade may…

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July 26, 2022

Independence Day Around the Country

How do you celebrate the Fourth of July? We asked some of our own guides in three of our East Coast cities to provide some tips and advice to make your Independence Day fun and unique. Boston Boston this year will be alive with July 4th festivities, with a nearly week-long event known as Boston…

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June 30, 2022

A Welcome to WeVenture

Venture (noun): an undertaking involving chance, risk, or danger             -Merriam-Webster Dictionary “Nothing ventured, nothing gained.” -Proverb, The Canterbury Tales   WeVenture was born out of a love for travel and connecting people to the local scene. Because we’re such a people-focused tour company, we chose the name WeVenture to…

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June 13, 2022