Be A Tourist In Your Own City

Discover new places in your own town!

 
You Can Be A Tourist In Your Own City
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There are times when we may not have the budget to afford a holiday, but did you know you can have a fun holiday right where you are, in your own city or town. There are people who spend their vacations at their own hometown, rather than travelling to some place else. You can be a tourist in your own city, because there are always unexplored places in within your own vicinity. So treat your hometown like a new place and go out and explore.

Make a list of the places like museums, parks, theaters and sporting events and start with the nearby places. You can book a bus tour because taking the tour bus is the best idea to learn and see places like a tourist.

Click The Moment

Look at your hometown from a  perspective of a tourist
Look at your hometown from a  perspective of a tourist

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Take a selfie clicking tour and click lots of pictures like a tourist. From silly selfies to heritage buildings, or just people on the streets, be a photographer and look at your hometown from a perspective of a tourist. You can even ask a passerby to take some pictures of you in the tourist spots.

Watch A Play

Select from the plays happening around
Select from the plays happening around

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Our busy schedules leaves us with little or no time to do simple things like maybe go catch a play in the theater. Holidays are the right time to make up for all the great plays you have probably missed. Select from the plays happening around and just go sit back and enjoy them.

Keep An Eye Out For Events

Discover new sights at the same old place
Discover new sights at the same old place

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Check online or the newspapers for all the vents happening in your town, pick the ones that interest you. You will be surprised by the number of fun events that happen every day in your city/town. There are things your city/town has to offer which you never had the time to check out. It could be anything from a Stand Up Comedy, to a Movie Under The Stars or even something like a social paint meet up or music meet ups. There is so much to do so go out and experience the fun.

Eat At And Explore The Restaurants

Be a food explorer in your own town
Be a food explorer in your own town

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Explore the restaurants that might have newly opened or may have been in your bucket list. Try the food at a new place, try out a new dish, desserts something different that you’ve never had. You can even book yourself a room for a night at a hotel in your own city/town and relax and enjoy some me time there.

Though these simple tips are not particularly life changing you will be surprised to discover so many things about the place you have always lived in. So go explore your own city.