Author: Skyscanner

Travel from home: 11 things to do during Coronavirus quarantine

At Skyscanner, we love to travel. But with the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), travel just isn’t possible in many regions of the world right…

Learning a new language: the best apps and hacks for success

If you’re already virtually planning your next big adventure, why not learn the local language while you’re at it? Between streaming binges, working from the kitchen table…

Your COVID-19 (coronavirus) travel questions answered

During these unprecedented times, it may be difficult to find answers to your travel questions. We’ve collected some of the most common COVID-19 (coronavirus) questions…

We will see the world again

At Skyscanner, we’re all about getting people out into the world. However, at this difficult time for everyone, it’s become harder to do what we do…

How to spend the perfect day in Sydney from home

At Skyscanner, we’ve used modern technology to explore the world outside our front door. We’ve seen the great outdoors from African savannahs to the fjords…

10 travel podcasts to listen to right now

From virtually experiencing the world’s greatest performances to exploring the Seven Wonders of the World, there are plenty of ways to escape without actually leaving home — and few…

15 inspiring travel books that will take you around the world

Aside from actually boarding a plane or train, there is no act more transportive than reading a book. With a bit of imagination, you can…

A 24-hour tour of Paris: experience the City of Light from home

Paris, also known as the City of Light, was at the forefront of the Age of Enlightenment in the 18th century — not only because of…

Explore the Seven Wonders of the World (virtually!)

We know most people are staying at home right now, and many of us have had events cancelled, such as weddings, birthdays, and worst of…